About Us

Our Mission

"Growing Empowered Problem Solvers"

School Belief Statement

  • We believe students learn in different ways and should be provided with appropriate instructional approaches to meet their individual needs.

  • We believe the use of technological resources promotes student learning and achievement.

  • We believe students learn best when actively engaged in the learning process.

  • We believe students should be provided opportunities to develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills, both independently and cooperatively.

  • We believe a safe environment is essential to promote student learning.

  • We believe our school should provide opportunities for all stakeholders to work together as a community of learners.

  • We believe students should develop an understanding of cultural diversity.

  • We believe students need organizational skills to help them manage the vast amounts of knowledge they are required to learn.

  • We believe assessments should be both formal and informal and used to plan and evaluate student achievement throughout the year.

  • We believe students should be given opportunities to express their knowledge in unique and creative ways.

Buncombe County Schools Vision Statement

Preparing all students to realize their potential in a rapidly changing, diverse, global society.


Woodfin Elementary
108 Elk Mountain Road
Asheville, NC 28804
PH:  (828) 232-4287
Fax#:  (828) 232-4288

Directions from Asheville to Woodfin Elementary
Merge onto I-26W US-19N US-23N US-70W toward Weaverville.  Take exit 24 for Elk Mountain Rd toward Woodfin.  Turn left onto Elk Mountain Rd., go over the bridge and the school will be on your left.

Directions from Weaverville to Woodfin Elementary
Merge onto I-26 E.  Take exit 24 for Elk Mountain Rd toward Woodfin.  Turn right at Elk Mountain Rd.  School will be on the left