Welcome to Elementary Education!

McDowell County’s eight elementary schools are committed to creating a learning environment that is centered around students, facilitated by teachers, and supported by home and community for all students in Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 5. Our administrators, teachers, and staff are dedicated to meeting the individual needs of every student.

We Believe In:

  • Building a Strong Academic Foundation
  • Educating the Whole Child
  • Partnering for Success
  • Graduating Career and College-Ready

Our Elementary Schools and Principals

Eastfield Global Magnet School - Michelle Baker, Principal

Glenwood Elementary School - Deeana Ray, Principal

Marion Elementary School - Angela Wilkerson, Principal

Nebo Elementary School - Jennifer Croymans, Principal

North Cove Elementary School - Adam Wiseman, Principal

Old Fort Elementary School - Jill Ward, Principal

Pleasant Gardens Elementary School - Erin Rayfield, Principal

West Marion Elementary School - Steven Roark, Principal 



Our Staff


Assistant Superintendent for Learning and Federal Programs Email CRYSTAL HAMBY

NC School Report Cards: Click HERE