Home of the Bluebirds
General School Information
- Grades Served: K-5
- Address: 1610 Owensville Road, Charlottesville, VA 22901
- Phone: 434-293-9304
- Principal: Jennifer Underwood
Explore. Play. Learn.
The mission of Meriwether Lewis Elementary School (MLES) is to inspire and develop a community of critical and creative thinkers, responsible global citizens, and lifelong learners.
School Quality Profile
For every school and school division in the Commonwealth, the Virginia Department of Education’s School Quality Profiles provide detailed information about accreditation, assessments, enrollment, college and career readiness, finance, learning climate, teacher quality, and other topics of interest to parents and the general public.
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- Built in 1988
- 56,450 square feet
- 17.7 acre site
Feeder Pattern & Attendance Area
Public schools in Albemarle County are divided into three “feeder patterns” according to geographical area: Northern, Southern and Western. A feeder pattern consists of the elementary, middle and high schools through which students progress.
Meriwether Lewis Elementary School is part of the Western Feeder Pattern. Students continue to Henley Middle School and will graduate from Western Albemarle High School.
Administration: Jennifer Underwood and Laura Morris
Karen Marcus, Interim