North Cove Elementary School

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Teacher and students eat dinner.
A Rainbow over North Cove

Beautiful Rainbow over our school! 

Students eating lunch
Girls swinging


Two boys smile at camera
Boys swinging
Staff serving drink and popcorn
5 students at table working

Groups in 2nd Grade

Kids eating lunch
Teacher reading book
Girls sitting down
Grandson and Grandmother on Grandparents day
kids doing art
Kids swinging
students in art class

Art class

students work with math manipulatives.
Kids using iPads
Four adults serve food

We love our PTO! 

Girl on ipad

Exploring Technology

Boy in glasses
Battle of the books team picture

Battle of the Books

Teacher and students with shells.
students learn about trout

Learning about trout with Mr. B. 

Four children hugging.
Girl and Boy on Dot Day
Adult and two boys running.

Running Club

Man reading book
two girls writing
Kids playing on iPad
Girl eating lunch
boys posing for photos
little girl and principal outside on sidewalk
Kindergarten class
Art project on Hallway Wall

International Dot Day Art Project

Teacher talking to parents

Mrs. Ross presents at Parent Conferences.

Two boys playing a math game.

Math Games in 2nd Grade

Students work on timelines.
Two boys stand in hallway.

Principal's Message

Rainbow over school
Welcome to North Cove Elementary!
Principal Mr. Rod Slagle

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.
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News & Announcements

Red Ribbon Week-October 23rd-27th

Monday-Join the Fight Against Drugs (wear camouflage)
Tuesday-Put Drugs to Bed (wear pj's/crazy hair/crazy socks)
Wednesday-Team Up and Hats Off to Being Drug Free (wear favorite hat and/or team shirt)
Thursday-Real Hero's Don't Do Drugs or The Drug Free Force is With Me (wear hero outfit or Star Wars clothes)
Friday-I am a Jean-ius and Red'y to Live Drug Free (wear jeans and red shirt)

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Events Photo
Running Club
Date: 10/24/2017
Good News Club
Date: 10/25/2017
Red Ribbon Week-Team Up and Hats Off to Being Drug Free
Date: 10/25/2017
Battle of the Books
Date: 10/26/2017
ICEEs $2
Date: 10/26/2017


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