Etowah Elementary School
North Carolina Honor School of Excellence
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Upcoming Dates of Interest:
*May 28: Chorus Concert @ 1:30 and 6:30.
*June 10: Field Day (Rain Date June 11)
*June 12: Last day
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!
2014-15 TEACHER OF THE YEAR
Katherine Gainer is the 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year. She is a third grade teacher at Etowah Elementary School. Mrs. Gainer has a B.S.W. from Florida State University and a Bachelor’s Degree from Western Carolina University in Elementary Education. Tom Gainer, her husband, is retired from Blue Ridge Community College. They have one daughter, Loretta, who lives in Oklahoma. They also have one granddaughter named Ryleigh. Mr. and Mrs. Gainer have two dogs, Hank and Duke, two cats, Buttercup and Tippy. Mrs. Gainer’s mother at 95 years of age, still lives in her home in Cathey’s Creek. They are proud of Mrs. Gainer’s accomplishments. Congratulations to Mrs. Gainer!Etowah Elementary School 320 Etowah School Road Etowah, NC 28729 (828) 891-6560 (828)891-6579 Fax