Paul Munro Elementary School has been recognized by the U. S. Secretary of Education as a National Blue Ribbon School for 2019. Paul Munro is one of 362 schools in the nation, and one of nine in Virginia, to be recognized with this distinction.
Lynchburg City Schools offer educational services to more than 8,000 students enrolled in preschool through adult classes in two high schools, three middle schools, and eleven elementary schools. Alternative elementary, middle and high school programs, gifted programs, and programs for the disabled are also available. Our elementary schools provide an optimal academic environment and accelerated learning opportunities. Along with basic learning skills, students are taught basic concepts of character development and citizenship.