Students enrolled 279
Hours no info
School leader Mrs Sherry Couch
Transportation options no info
District Dare County Schools
Preschool capacity no info
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47500 Middle Ridge Road
Buxton, NC 27920

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(252) 995-6196
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March 31, 2012
I am so happy to have my children in this school. The teachers are incredible, and the staff works together as a team to provide all children with a positive learning environment. The principal even greets each student by name each morning at the main entrance! It's a small school in an isolated area, but it offers a quality education. Students consistently perform well on state tests. (Check out to see for yourself.) My husband and I are amazed at what our children are learning, and my children love school! What more could I want?

- submitted by a parent
March 30, 2012
This is the best elementary school I have ever been involved with. The collaboration and dedication to learning make this staff a perfect example of what an exemplary elementary school should be. The students are getting a "private" education at a public school price!

- submitted by a teacher
March 30, 2012
Teachers and administration at this school are tops in technology and are using research-based teaching methods. They are driven to improve student learning as well as being caring individuals. The mission and goals are met with a collaborative effort. I would recommend this school to any parent looking for a school that sees the whole child.

- submitted by a parent
November 18, 2011
I think this school should be a little more open to change. They are too "relaxed" in their old methods & don't want to make the proper revisions to better not just themselves, but total involvement as a whole. They are behind with their teaching methods & kids are far behind on the normal level of education. I believe some of instructors are genuinely concerned for the students as a whole but there are others who just shouldn't be working with kids at all. I'm hoping my kids experience in school here will benefit them overall and not harm them.

- submitted by a parent
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Cape Hatteras Elementary School
47500 Middle Ridge Road, Buxton, NC  27920
(252) 995-6196
Last modified Cape Hatteras Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 4 reviews.