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School Information

Welcome to Crestwood Elementary School

Our History

Opening in 1962 in the Crestwood Farms subdivision off of Jahnke and Buford Roads in Chesterfield County, VA, Crestwood will celebrate its 56th year of educating our fine students this fall. We have a wonderfully diverse student population, an amazing staff of highly qualified educators, and a great community of families supporting and working with us in educating their children.

Mission Statement

The Crestwood education team of students, staff, parents and school community believes that all students can learn and accepts each child for his or her individual differences. We are dedicated to our mission of helping each child reach his or her potential, promoting positive self-esteem, and developing values of citizenship and lifelong learning within a positive environment.

Contact Information

Crestwood Elementary School
7600 Whittington Dr, Richmond, VA 23225
Office: 804.560.2710
Fax: 804.320.8520

Office Hours

Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Bell Schedule

Start of Day – First bell 9:10, Tardy bell 9:25

End of Day – First bell 3:55, Second bell 4:00

Because supervision cannot be provided for children before 9:10 AM, children are not allowed in the building before that time. Students should not arrive at school before 9:10 AM unless they are participating in teacher-supervised extra-curricular activities.