Wilkesboro Elementary Students SOAR           S ~ Stay Safe          O ~ Outstanding Attitude          A ~ Always Respectful          R ~ Responsible           Wilkesboro Elementary Students SOAR           S ~ Stay Safe          O ~ Outstanding Attitude          A ~ Always Respectful          R ~ Responsible

From the Eagle's Nest

 Please open the link below to read the most current newsletter from Mrs. Burchette.



Congratulations to Wilkesboro's principal, Mrs. Sandra Burchette, for being selected as Wilkes County's Principal of the Year! We at Wilkesboro Elementary are proud of you!

After School Opportunities

Good News Club

Good News Club is an exciting, fun-filled 90 minutes once a week.
It includes:  

*Dynamic Bible Lessons
*Creative Learning Activities
*Inspiring Missionary Stories
*Meaningful Songs
*Life-Changing Scripture Memory

Tuesdays until 4:45 PM
Hosted by Oakwoods Baptist Church


Parent Information

Title 1
Parents please take a few moments to complete Wilkesboro's Title I Parent Survey. There is also a Spanish Title 1 Parent Survey available. The closing date for the survey is May 22 at 5:00 PM.May 22 at 5:00 pm
Thank you!

Camp Invention

June 22 - 26, 2015 8:30AM - 3:00PM
Wilkesboro Elementary School

Register before March 20 and receive a $25 discount

Student Ambassadors

In-House Crew


Flag Crew


Media Assistants


Fourth Quarter:  Fifth Graders have been selected as our student ambassadors. Students had to write an essay and model our school motto of SOAR.



Wilkesboro Elementary received a Green Ribbon Award at the NC PBIS Recognition Ceremony for the 2013-2014 school year. This award was earned by implementing school-wide behavior systems and scoring above 80% for Level I Implementation on the annual evaluation. Congratulations to the PBIS Team, the Wilkesboro Elementary Staff, and Wilkesboro's students for SOARing on a daily basis!
The students, staff, and parents of Wilkesboro Elementary School are very proud of our school. We are a part of the Wilkes County School System.

Monthly Attendance Winners

A K-2 and a 3-5 class earn the honor each month of displaying the Attendance Award Banner. Help congratulate our high attendance winners for Month 7.

Our winning class for grades K-2 is Hagaman- 97.2%

Our winning class for grades 3-5 is Watkins - 98.7%


School Improvement Team and Plan

Members of Wilkesboro Elementary School's School Improvement Team (voted on 9/6/14) include:


  Sandra Burchette 

Assistant Principal

  Danielle Dowell

Instructional Specialist

  Tamarah Cornette

Teacher Representatives  

TA - P. Parker, PK - Mondragon,

K - A. Stone, 1 - S. Hagaman,

2 - C. Jolly, 3 - S. Key,

4 - C. Folwer, 5 - K. Cogdill,

EC - A. Yandle, Special - C. Edwards,

Media - J. St.John

Chairperson - J. Cardwell

Parent Representatives
  Erin Anderson and Kathryn Wright


NC School Report Card

Mission and Vision

The mission of Wilkesboro Elementary School is to empower our students with skills, knowledge, and strength of character, enabling them to become good decision makers and lifelong learners.

Vision: Wilkesboro Elementary School is a progressive and nurturing community where all stakeholders engage with students in the continuing pursuit of academic excellence.

Crime Stoppers

Upcoming Events

Monday, May 25
Memorial Day
Wednesday, May 27
Reading EOG
Thursday, May 28
Math EOG
Monday, June 1
Field Day


Today, 5/25/2015
High: 81 Low: 63
Partly sunny
13% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 5/26/2015
High: 83 Low: 65
Slight chance thunderstorms
23% chance of precipitation.