James W. Smith Elementary

We welcome you to be a catalyst for change as we soar to the top!

Nurturing the Growth of All Students

Get in touch

You can reach us by phone at 514-6466. Our School hours for the 13-14 school year will be 7:40-2:45. Our office hours are 7:30-4:30 Mon.-Fri.

About Us:

We are located at
150 Kooncetown Rd.
Cove City, NC. 28523

Fax us at 252-514-6469

Number of Students:575
Number of Teachers: 38

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Welcome to the home of the Cougars!

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Welcome to James W. Smith and to our community. What a fabulous response from our families for "JWS Has Talent Night"! A great time was had by all. End of grade testing has begun. Please be mindful of your child's attendance these next two weeks. Please have them here everyday and on-time. 3-5 students who are present on all of their testing days, will be awarded a "no uniform day" on June 5th. As testing is completed, we will have end of year celebrations. Check with your child's teacher for more information about the awards/celebrations.
Please remember that our Kindergarten - 2nd grade classes will be receiving report cards every 12 weeks. This is a change for last school year. The dates are December 3rd, March 11th and June 6th.

Our Vision:

Today’s learners, tomorrow’s leaders!

Our Mission:

Our mission at James W. Smith Elementary School is to grow greatness by providing a positive environment while striving for excellence.

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