Located in the northern section of McDowell County, North Cove Elementary provides services to families in Ashford-North Cove, Coxes Creek, Turkey Cove, Woodlawn, as well as 221N to Hankins area leading to the back side of Lake James.
North Cove Elementary is the smallest elementary school in McDowell County, averaging just less than 300 students on campus daily. Due to our small size, our learning community compares to a close-knit family. As a result, staff have nurturing relationships with students and collaborative relationships with families. North Cove staff is committed to continuous improvement for the benefit of our students and our community.