Schools providing education for Town residents include:
Amherst County Public Schools providing K-12 education for the Town’s residents.
- Amherst Elementary School and Central Elementary School (K-5)
- Amherst Middle School (6-8)
- Amherst County High School (9-12).
Central Virginia Community College
- Amherst Campus
200 Richmond Hwy
Amherst, VA 24521