Welcome to Valdese Elementary School

Daniel Wall, Principal

School Goals: 
To provide a safe environment where students can become critical thinkers and life-long learners with self-confidence and the ability to work cooperatively towards a productive life.

Follow us on Twitter: @ves_tigers
You can also follow us on FaceBook: Valdese Elementary and Valdese Elementary PTO
Follow BCPS happenings on Twitter: @BurkeCoSchools

Click on the link above to view the School Improvement Plan
Username: GuestS15701
Password: GuestS15701


Documents and Newsletters

Important Documents for Parents


What's going on at VES...

  • Happenings for the Week of Monday, October 15th-Friday, October 19th, 2018

    Happenings for the Week of Monday, October 15th- Friday, October 19th, 2018

    • United Way Spirit Week- With a daily donation of $1.00 or $5.00 for the whole week, students can participate in our fun days!  Our United Way goal is set at $900! It would be great if we could meet or surpass our goal!

    • Monday, October 15th-

    •     Sports Day- Wear your favorite team’s jersey or hat!

    • Tuesday, October 16th-

    •     Crazy Hat Day- Find or create the craziest hat that you can think of!

    •     PTO Meeting- 6:00pm in the media center

    • Wednesday, October 17th-

    •     Super Hero Day!- Wear a shirt with your favorite superhero on it!

    •     Vision Screening for 1st, 3rd, and 5th grades

    • Thursday, October 18th-

    •     Backwards Day- Wear your shirt backwards!

    •     4th grade to Western Piedmont Symphony

    • Friday, October 19th-

    •     School Spirit Day- Wear your Valdese Tiger shirts or black and gold/yellow!

    •     Duty Free Lunch

    A Sneak Peek at the Week of Monday, October 22nd- Friday, October 26th, 2018

    • Monday, October 22nd-

    •     BCPS Spelling Bee

    • Tuesday, October 23rd-

    •     5th grade Science Benchmark testing- please eat a good breakfast and be on time for school!

    •     McDonald’s Night at the Valdese McDonald’s from 5:00-8:00.

    • Wednesday, October 24th-

    •     Math Check-In tests for grades 3-5.  Please eat a good breakfast and be on time for school!

    • Thursday, October 25th-

    •     Reading Check-in tests for grades 4-5.  Please eat a good breakfast and be on time for school!

    • Friday, October 26th-

    •     Fall pictures will be taken in the morning!

    •     Dance for grades 3-5 in our gym from 2:45-4:15. Please remember all debts owed to the school must be paid to attend.  

    Please click here for information about Inclement Weather procedures.


    OPT-IN to SchoolMessenger

    Want to receive SchoolMessenger text messages? Text the word Yes to 68453. Burke County Public Schools and your child’s school use SchoolMessenger to send notifications. Phone calls and emails are automatic, but to receive texts, you must opt-in. If we have your cell number on file, and you text Yes to 68453, you will receive texts from us.

    Supplemental Insurance Information
    Did you know that you can take out supplemental insurance on your students through a partnership between Burke County Public Schools and QBE, Inc.? 
    Accident plans and options include 24-hour coverage, at-school coverage, extended dental coverage, and football coverage. 
    To enroll, visitwww.k12studentinsurance.com or get the link and more information from our website at www.burke.k12.nc.us

    Posted Oct 14, 2018, 5:05 PM by Lisa Nichols
  • Untitled

    Posted Oct 8, 2017, 1:19 PM by Valdese Elementary School
Showing posts 1 - 2 of 2. View more »
Subpages (2): Announcements General Info