Founded in 1929, Big Island Elementary School is located in Big Island, Va., and is a part of Bedford County Public Schools. The school provides education to students in pre-kindergarten through grade six. It also offers Title I and special education programs. Big Island Elementary School has a library media center that provides a variety of print and electronic resources. Its parent-teacher association plans and coordinates learning programs, social activities and fundraising events. The school has a gymnasium, cafeteria, auditorium and music room. Big Island Elementary School offers various extracurricular activities, such as music, art, dance and field trips. It additionally provides various athletic activities, such as cross-country, basketball, softball, football, and track and field.