Etowah Elementary

North Carolina Honor School of Excellence

Celebrating over 12 Consecutive Years of Growth!

Mission Statement:

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 eight teachers with master’s degrees, one teacher with an advanced degree, and are proud to announce we have eight teachers who are National Board Certified Teachers. All of these take a great deal of work. We are proud of you!

Amy Cleveland

2016-2017 Teacher of the Year, Amy Cleveland

Amy Cleveland is the 2016-2017 Teacher of the Year for our school. Mrs. Cleveland is starting her 23rd year of teaching and her third year at Etowah, teaching second grade. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Drake University and is certified in Elementary Education. Mrs. Cleveland and her husband of 20 years, David, moved to Etowah from Florida three years ago. They have two children; Jacob is a freshman at West Henderson High School, and Delaney is a fifth grader here at Etowah. Mrs. Cleveland’s love for her students and her profession is evident in her smile and enthusiasm. Congratulations, Mrs. Cleveland!

WGLA Engineering Building

Thank you to WGLA Engineering, LLC!

WGLA Engineering, LLC, is the Lead Sponsor for 2016 for Etowah Elementary School. Thank you to WGLA Engineering, LLC for all you are doing to sponsor our school! Thank you to Mr. G. Thomas Jones, III, and the other staff for your support!

Parent Portal Tutorial Videos

Tutorial videos for Parent Portal access have been created.

Creating an account:

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Relay for Life 2017

This year our school will be doing some fundraisers to support Relay for Life. Relay for Life is the fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. This year, we will raise money in memory of Kimberly Tipton, a well-loved former teacher here at Etowah. We will be sending home information about how you can support Relay for Life soon. We look forward to your support! Thank you!


Science Fair-March 23, 2017

The Science Fair will be Thursday, March 23, 2017, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. K-2 students and parents begin in student classrooms and turn in raffle tickets at 6:00 p.m. Grades 3-5 students and parents begin in the cafeteria and turn in raffle tickets. From 6:15-8:00 p.m., students and parents can visit the main hallway and the gym. There will be exhibits from Serpentarium, Hands On, NC Arboretum, River Link, Mineral & Lapidary Museum, Green River Preserve, ECCO, Chimney Rock State Park, US Forest Service, Zaniacs, Pisgah Center. There will be raffle prizes from Old Etowah BBQ, Culver’s, Zaniacs, Chimney Rock State Park, Outback, and more!


Spring Book Fair

Click here for the link to our Spring Book Fair! We hope to see you there! SO many books! SO much fun! The times for the Spring Book Fair are also listed on the link. Thanks!