Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is a learning center that provides general academic, speech therapy, and special and gifted education programs. The school enrolls students in kindergarten through grade five. Its staff includes social workers, guidance counselors, nurses, paraprofessionals, instructional technology assistants and reading specialists. Thomas Jefferson Elementary School offers a variety of extracurricular activities that includes art, music and physical education. The school also operates a parent-teacher association that supports various educational and enrichment programs. It additionally conducts field trips and provides meals and transportation. The school is governed by Bedford County Public Schools, which operates various elementary, middle and high schools. Located in Forest, Va., Thomas Jefferson Elementary School s facilities include a cafeteria, playground, computer laboratory, and library and media center.