Etowah Elementary School
North Carolina Honor School of Excellence
Our Blood Drive with Blood Connections is Tuesday, December 17, 2013 from 12:00 Noon until 4:30 pm. Please call the office to sign up at 891-6560. All donors receive a free movie ticket! Please give the gift of life!
On December 19, we will have a Chorus Program. The Chorus Program will begin at 6:30 pm. The program is called “Twas the Night Before Christmas.”
Students will be released on Friday, December 20, at 12:00 Noon to begin their Christmas break. Have a safe and merry break!
Congratulations to Etowah Elementary School! Our school received the Title 1 High Performance Award! We are one of two schools in Henderson County who received this award this year. We competed on a state level for this award and were recognized for our efforts. Way to go students and staff!
We are proud to announce that Etowah Elementary School is one of five Henderson County Public Schools that earned the designation of Honor School of Excellence, the highest designation in the ABC’s. Etowah Elementary School had a score of 92.9% performance composite score. Henderson County Public Schools met 98.4% of its performance targets and is one of the top ten school district performances in the state, ranking 9 out of 115 districts. We are very proud of this! Congratulations, Etowah, on earning the Honor School of Excellence distinction!
Celebrating over 12 Consecutive Years of Growth!
Etowah Elementary School will provide students the opportunity to become life-long learners. We will respect the whole child and nurture his/her potential in a safe environment.
We have five teachers with master’s degrees, one teacher with an advanced degree, and are proud to announce we have seven teachers who are National Board Certified Teachers. All of these take a great deal of work. We are proud of you!
2013-2014 TEACHER OF THE YEAR
Maria Gass is the Teacher of the Year. She is a fourth grade teacher at Etowah Elementary School. Mrs. Gass has a B.A. in Psychology and K-6 certification from UNC-Asheville. She is married and has two daughters. Congratulations to Mrs. Gass!Etowah Elementary School 320 Etowah School Road Etowah, NC 28729 (828) 891-6560 (828)891-6579 Fax Updated 12/05/13