Award Year: 2017

Clear Creek Elementary School

737 North Clear Creek Road
Hendersonville, NC, 28792-7032

(828) 697-4760

Ms. Marcie Wilson, Principal at time of Nomination

Title I School

Henderson County Schools

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At Clear Creek Elementary School we believe that each child can learn and succeed in a safe, enriching environment that promotes growth and independence.

Student Demographics
  • Black/African American: 5%
  • White: 54%
  • Hispanic: 32%
  • Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 2%
  • Asian: 2%
  • Two or more races: 5%
  • ELL: 19%
  • Economically Disadvantaged: 89%
Clear Creek School: Achieving Success One Student at a Time!

Clear Creek School: Achieving Success One Student at a Time!

Walk down our halls and you will see a celebration of student learning and expectations. Student work hangs outside of classrooms. Cubs with Character expectations are visible throughout the school. Artwork from each child brings life to the walls. Elaborate book fair displays ignite a passion for reading. Student-made posters advertise service-learning events. Listen closely and you will hear the sounds of student learning and expectations. Students are talking through their learning. Teachers are modeling new strategies. Custodians are encouraging students to persevere. The principal is talking to the instructional coach about our next instructional focus. The administrative assistant is reminding parents about upcoming events. The counselor is facilitating a group about family changes. A volunteer is practicing sight words with a student.

These are the sights and sounds of a school committed to the whole child. Our educational philosophy at Clear Creek Elementary School is to create a safe, enriching environment where every child can learn and succeed now and in the future. Our core values include empowering every student to reach his or her potential, exhibiting honesty and integrity, supporting each other, collaborating to inspire professional growth, and striving continuously toward a standard of excellence. We are a reflective, proactive staff that responds to the ever-changing demands of today's students. Students are able to access their academic potential because they have an authentic purpose for learning and individualized, flexible learning targets based on our teachers' comprehensive knowledge of our students. All Cubs and Cubmasters "Achieve Success at CCS!"