Cherokee Elementary School is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). Teachers follow the North Carolina Standard Course of Study and the school uses the NC Testing program for K-5 students. All classrooms incorporate high speed internet, wireless internet, and interactive SMARTBoards to enhance the 21st century skills being taught and modeled in all areas.
Cherokee Elementary School empowers students by offering a healthy living curriculum, Super Saturdays, Super Science Saturdays, and morning and after
school reading enrichment and skill building opportunities. Cherokee Elementary staff and students are on the Sacred Path.
Cherokee culture is integrated in all curriculum areas. Our cultural staff has developed Cherokee language and history standards. Staff and students are encouraged to join the traditional singers and dancers club. Each year there is a Cultural Heritage week and a special ceremony that honors Cherokee elders.
Principal: Paula Coker
Assistant Principal: Mike Rogers
130 Ravensford Drive
Cherokee N.C. 28719
Phone: 828.554.5020 Fax: 828.554-5035