Award Year: 2022

Evans Elementary School

205 Schoolhouse Drive
Evans, WV, 25241-9765

(304) 372-7333

Mr. Matthew Howery, Principal at time of Nomination

Jennifer Doss, Current Principal

Jackson County School District

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To develop a foundation of excellence for each student in academic rigor, character education, technology, wellness.

Student Demographics
  • White: 97%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Two or more races: 2%
Students receive books from Read Aloud WV

Students receive books from Read Aloud WV

Evans Elementary school is a small rural school in Jackson County, West Virginia. The school is the center of the unincorporated community of Evans. The culture of the Evans Elementary is what defines the school. It is a true community. The students, staff, and families of Evans all work together with the common goal of doing what is best for the students of Evans Elementary. Evans is a place where it just feels different. From the moment you walk in the doors and are greeted with a warm welcome, to the personal send off at the conclusion of each school day, people are treated right. All children are sent home with a warm hug from classroom teachers at the day's conclusion. Evans Elementary feels like a family.