C. Hunter Ritchie Elementary School is an educational institution that operates a range of academic and enrichment programs. It enrolls students in prekindergarten through grade five. The school has been in operation since 1990 and maintains more than 30 classrooms. It employs a staff of over 20 people. The school operates special education and after-school programs, as well as a parent-teacher organization. C. Hunter Ritchie Elementary School offers classes in art, music and physical education. It provides guidance counseling services and operates a chess club. The school serves a selection of food items and beverages for breakfast and lunch. C. Hunter Ritchie Elementary School is governed by Fauquier County Public Schools.