Welcome to Rural Retreat Elementary School

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News & Announcements

Distance Learning Plan Update

After a recent surge of Covid-19 cases in Wythe County, and in consultation with the Mount Rogers Health District, Wythe County Public Schools will begin 100% Distance Learning for all students on Monday, December 7, 2020, until further notice.  Please stay tuned for additional information and updates. 
Click Here for the Distance Learning Plan.  

Upcoming Dates

January 18, 2021

School Closed – Teacher Workday

January 19, 2021

Second Semester Starts


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Our Mission Statement

The mission of Rural Retreat Elementary School is to educate and support our students so that they may be confident, life-long learners and productive citizens.


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