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New All Abilities Playground
New All Abilities Playground
Earth Day painting
Earth Day painting
Seatbelt Safety with Ollie Otter
Seatbelt Safety with Ollie Otter
Rewarding Readers: Food Fear Factor with Mr. Wright
Rewarding Readers: Food Fear Factor with Mr. Wright
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Our Mission

The primary mission of the Elizabethton City School System is the development and growth of its children in knowledge and skills which enable them to achieve their potential as complete human beings, sharing in and contributing to the enjoyment and enrichment of their own lives, the lives of others, of the community, and the world as a whole.

News & Announcements

classroom supplies
2019-2020 Classroom Supply Lists Link to 2019-2020 School Classroom Supply Lists Read More
Volunteer SignUp for our Back to School Bash We're looking for Volunteers for the Back To School Bash! Read More
Carla Whiles and Becky Wagner at Bus
Betsy Book Bus gears up for second season Beginning June 11, the Betsy Book Bus will hit the road for the second season of its summer program. The bus will be distributing free books to children and teens in 13 different neighborhoods and ... Read More
Prevent the Dark Slide of Summer Setback! What: Book Fundraising Day All proceeds will go to funding classroom libraries for West Side students. Where: Barnes & Noble - 3030 Franklin Terrace, Johnson City, TN When: May ... Read More
Wheelchair Race
Elizabethton, Carter County students travel to Johnson City for Special Olympics BY AMBER WADOVICK, Elizabethton Star This was a different kind of field trip. Instead of going to the zoo and looking at animals or checking out a government building, students across Elizabethton ... Read More
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FIeld Day Schedule Please look at field day times and dates for your children. Read More
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Recap: 5th Grade Night Parents of rising 6th graders, if you couldn't make it to 5th Grade Night or you wanted to review some of the topics we discussed, please check out the presentation here. Read More
Typhons Swim Club Love to Swim? 2019 Swim Tryouts Read More
Support Girls on the Run Show your support for our girls by registering for The Girls on the Run 5k Saturday, May 11. Read More
Puzzle Pieces Community Support Puzzle Pieces Read More
Parents get greater access to school news, events with new Elizabethton City Schools mobile app News, events, and frequently visited web pages are now just a click away with the new Elizabethton City Schools mobile application. Read More
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Elizabethton City Schools offers community Water Aerobics classes weekly Tired of not having the energy to function during the day? Need a way to relieve stress? Want to be more fit? Reduce your blood pressure? Increase your muscular strength and endurance? Have a ... Read More
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5th Grade Parent Night set for April 4 at 6p Parents and students of rising 6th graders are encouraged to attend 5th Grade Parent Night at T. A. Dugger Junior High School on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. We will provide a lot of ... Read More
Picture Day
Smile.... Spring Picture Day Spring Pictures will be taken at WSE on Thursday, March 14, 2019 Read More
College & Career Week March 11-15, 2019 College & Career Week March 11-15, 2019 Please change Thursday, March 14th to Spring Picture Day. Read More
East Side Students
Read Across America Day / Dr. Seuss' Birthday Many of our students celebrated Read Across America Day and Dr. Seuss' birthday by dressing like their favorite book characters and reading together. Read More
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Read Across America/Dr. Seuss Friday, March 1st, Dress up as your favorite book character in celebration of Read Across America! Read More
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ECS tuition application: online for grades K-8, in person for grades 9-12 Parents interested in their children attending Elizabethton City Schools as new tuition students should apply online in the Cyclone Connection for grades K-8 or in person for grades 9-12. Read More
New club launches rockets hundreds of feet above school West Side students in grades 3-5 now have an opportunity to learn about rockets, build models, and fly them after school. Principal and club sponsor John Wright hopes this will inspire an interest in ... Read More
Please Place Your Orders for Your Wildcat Yearbook Now! Being Sold online this year! $20 for yearbook $25 for Ads LAST DAY to order is March 6th! Online Ordering Open Now! Read More
Elizabethton students' artwork breathes life into downtown BY CURTIS CARDEN, WJHL ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. (WJHL) - Recent visitors to downtown Elizabethton will notice colorful barn quilts and corresponding personal stories on display in the breezeway. Read More
WSE Celebrates Kindness Week: Always Choose Kindness Kindness Week at West Side! This is a week where we can all focus on how we and our students treat each other and show kindness that fosters a positive culture! BE KIND! Read More
West Side Wildcats Would Like to Thank Ms. Reasor! School Counselors Celebrate During National School Counseling Week, Feb. 4–8, 2019 Read More
Barn Quilt
Meet the students behind downtown Elizabethton's newest art/storytelling display Saturday, Feb. 9 Recent visitors to downtown Elizabethton will notice colorful barn quilts and corresponding personal stories on display in the breezeway. These are the culmination of a student-organized K-12 ... Read More