Message from the Principal

Smoot Elementary School is a rural school nestled in the heart of Greenbrier County. The students come from outlying communities such as Clintonville, Grassy Meadows, Dawson and Meadow Bluff. The school has a population of 145 students in grades pre-k to 5.

The staff strives to provide educational excellence to children. We believe we must support their social, emotional and academic needs in order for them to be successful. We value postivie home school relationships and welcome parents to be involved in their childs education.

Greenbrier County Schools: Enroll with Us!

5 years ago

Pre-K student learning through play at a classroom sandbox

Universal Pre-K

Students ages 3 -5

Young student painting in classroom


Students who will be 5 years old on or before August 31, 2017

Students gathered around a table collaborating for learning

 New Student

New Student Enrollment


Online Pre-K Application

Please complete the online application and submit. You will be contacted for an appointment to finish your child's enrollment and schedule required developmental screenings.  

Please be prepared to provide the documents outlined below in What to Bring When Enrolling

Parents may contact Nancy Hanna, Director of Early Childhood Development, at 304-647-6486 with any questions.  


Registration sessions scheduled on the following dates:

  • Tues., May 16 from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. at GSC Board Office (197 Chestnut St., Lewisburg) 

  • Thursday, May 18 from 11:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. at Rupert Public Library (124 Greenbrier St., Rupert)

Children who attended  GCS Pre-K do not need to register. Your child's info will be sent to their home school.

Children do not need to be present to register.

Please be prepared to provide the documents outlined below in What to Bring When Enrolling

Kindergarten early-entrance testing will be conducted in the month of June 2016.  To be eligible for this early-entrance evaluation process, a child must be five (5) years old between September 1 and September 15, 2017.  Results of the tests and evaluations must provide evidence that the child not only has sufficient intellectual maturity but must also show social, emotional, and physical maturity to function within the academic setting.

Parents may contact Lynne Bostic, Director of Elementary Education, at 304-647-6470 for more information.  

New Student

GCS welcomes new students and their families!  New students (Pre-K - Grade 12) may register on the following dates:

  • Tuesday, July 11 from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. at Eastern Greenbrier Middle School  (403 Knight Dr., Ronceverte)

  • Thursday, July 13 from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. at Greenbrier West High School (278 Cavalier Dr., Charmco)

Enrolling after the summer registration dates?  Please contact the principal at the school in your attendance zone to enroll.

Please be prepared to provide the documents outlined below in What to Bring When Enrolling

Parents may contact Melandee Heaster, Attendance Director, at 304-647-6470 with any questions.


Please present the following documents when enrolling your child:

  • Two Proofs of Residency
  • Social Security Card
  • State Issued Birth Certificate
  • Immunization Record
  • Five Year Physical
  • Last Dental Exam
  • Custody Documentation, if applicable
  • Name and address of your previous school of record if transferring to GCS