Founded in 1923, Wentworth Elementary School serves more than 500 students in pre-kindergarten through grade five. The school is spread over an area of nearly 77,000 square feet. Its facilities include a multipurpose room, grade house pods teacher centers and athletic fields. Wentworth Elementary School offers accelerated reader and English as a Second Language programs. The school also provides instruction in art, music, computer applications and physical education. It operates a parent-teacher association that organizes a range of fundraising events. Wentworth Elementary School offers various academic programs in mathematics, science, social studies and reading. The school maintains a student council and provides psychological counseling services. It is governed by Rockingham County Schools, which administers elementary, middle and high schools.