Dear Central Families,


Our 2017-2018 school year has been going great, thanks to the dedicated and talented staff at Central and an amazing team of PTA volunteers!


Thank you for all you do to help the Central PTA, including:

  • Becoming a PTA member - we're just 15 members away from our goal of 200!
  • Collecting Box Tops for Education
  • Attending Central Family Nights
  • Donating clothes to the Central Clothes Closet
  • Helping, when you can, at PTA events
  • Purchasing "Central Bear' spirit merchandise
  • Collecting Walkathon donations


We appreciate the opportunity to lead our school's PTA, as well as the family support that helps make Central such an outstanding school.    If you have PTA questions, comments, ore suggestions, please feel free to contact us.


Gaye Johnson, President -

Catie Brown, Vice President -





Thank you to those who have donated clothes or money to the Central PTA Clothes Closet!  We appreciate the generosity in our community.  The Clothes Closet inventory is currently low on the following items:


  • Boys Pants, sizes 8, 10, 12, 14
  • Boys Long Sleeve shirts, sizes 12, 14, 16
  • Boys and Girls new or gently used athletic shoes, sizes 11-4
  • New packs of boys and girls underwear (sizes 6-16)
  • New packs of boys and girls socks (Small, Medium, and Large)


If you can donate these items, please send them to Central labeled “Clothes Closet” before the fall break if possible.  If you have questions, please contact Lindsay Perry at  Thank you for your help!






  • Annual PTA Walkathon raises $10,537!
  • Thirty-two door prizes, donated by local businesses, were presented to students who collected walkathon donations.
  • Central’s top two fundraising classes will enjoy a pizza party donated by Salerno’s
    • Ms. White’s fifth grade class for collecting $705
    • Ms. Torrence’s fourth grade class for collecting 30 donations
  • The Blue House won the house color competition and will receive 20 bonus points for collecting $1,652 in walkathon donations.


Thank you, students, parents, teachers, relatives, friends and area businesses, for helping the Central PTA!




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By joining the PTA, you help us meet our school's needs that are outside the scope of their budget. You also get great discounts, locally and nationally. When you go a step further and volunteer to help with events—or join our board— you set a fine example for our students to follow, and greatly encourage our teachers and staff.


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Upcoming Events


Walkathon Sponsors

We are so thankful to all of our sponsors for their generosity!

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Patron Bears

American Freestyle Karate
Atlantic Bay Mortgage
Bank of Botetourt
City National Bank
Cornerstone Bank
Donald's Electric
Farm Credit
Bruce Gardner Insurance Agency
H and K Properties, Inc.
Hall's Pump & Plumbing Repair
Dr. A.B. Hammond, PC
Layne's Country Store
Magic City Ford
Nelson Street Service Center
Providence III Preschool
Rockbridge Global Village
Shenandoah Dermatology
Town-N-Country Cleaners

 Friends of the Bears

Blue Ridge Animal Clinic
Buena Vista Family Dentistry
Dixie Gas & Oil Corporation
Hamric & Sheridan Jewelers
Healing Therapies & Bodyworks
Lexington Prescription Center