The mission of Elizabethton City Schools is the development and growth of its children in the knowledge and skills which enable them to achieve their potential as complete human beings, share in and contributing to the enjoyment and enrichment of their own lives, the lives of others, of the community, and the world.
To maximize educational opportunities for children
To actualize a facilities improvement and maintenance plan for Elizabethton City Schools
To expand parenting/community education and involvement
To build trust with funding agencies through accountable practices
To build collaborative relationships with higher education, post-secondary institutions, and other agencies for the purpose of student and teacher education
To improve student and staff productivity though a positive school system climate
To have our students effectively compete in a global job market