205 Jean Christy Avenue, Andrews NC 28901
828-321-4415 Fax 321-0401
Nestled among the mountains of a picturesque rural community of Western North Carolina, Andrews Elementary is one of the largest pre-K through 5th grade elementary schools in Cherokee County averaging about 380 students. AES has been recognized as a School of Distinction since 1997 and from 2002-2005 as an Honors School of Excellence. Andrews Elementary's experienced staff is fully licensed in the areas they teach. Our lead teachers have advanced degrees and/or have National Board Certification in their content area. We have many special programs including an after-school tutoring program in addition to the 21st Century After-school Learning program. Enhancing our curriculum are Music, Art, Computer and Library classes which are provided for all students. All of our students also enjoy physical education and guidance classes. AES is dedicated to promoting healthy lifestyles. All students receive a free breakfast and lunch,
We feel technology is an important part of the educational process. We have a new state of the art computer lab with interactive Smartboard and student responders. A second lab is adjacent to our media center. Our third grade classrooms use interactive Smartboards to engage students.All of our classrooms have interactive Promethean Boards or Smartboards with data projectors to further engage our students in learning. We also sponsor many academic competitions available at our school such as Odyssey of the Mind, Continental Math, Civic Oration Speech Contests and Current Events Meets and Battle of the Books.We have a moblie iPad cart and multiple ipads in each classroom to offer teachers other modes with
which to offer instruction.
Andrews Elementary faculty and staff strive to meet high academic standards as they continue to focus on the needs of all students. Through systematic and regular assessment of our students, and ourselves, Andrews Elementary will continue to be a great place to learn.
Please feel free to contact us with any questions.
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