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timthumb.php      Welcome to Bethel!

2014-2015:     High-Performance School

2013-2014:     High-Performance School

2012-2013:     High-Performance School

2013:     National Title I Distinguished School in the category of          Sustained Student Achievement/High Performance

2011-2012:     Honor School of Excellence

2010-2011:     Honor School of Excellence

Bethel Elementary School:     Established 1954.

New School Built:     2007

When it was time to lay the foundation of our new facility in 2006, students carefully selected a special rock that they placed one by one in the foundation.


Bethel Elementary is nestled in a beautiful valley between Mount Pisgah and Cold Mountain in the Bethel Community of Haywood County, NC.

Enrollment:     503

Number of certified staff:     55

Number of non-certified staff:    20

Mascot:     Blue Demons

Colors:     Blue and White

School Song:     “Bethel the Beautiful”




Contact Us

  • Bethel Elementary School
  • Amanda Watson, Principal
  • 4700 Old River Rd., Canton, NC 28716
  • 828.646.3448