Dear Hominy Valley Families,
Welcome to Hominy Valley Elementary School!
a daily basis we provide an excellent academic program to all of our
students. We are an accredited member of the Southern Association of
Colleges and Schools. We serve approximately 500 students in grades
Kindergarten through Fifth Grade.
utilize the North Carolina State Standards for the foundation for our
academic work. In addition, we strive to provide each child 21st
Century technology skills. All classrooms are equipped with a Document
Camera and Data Projector. Every classroom teacher utilizes a
SMARTboard for technology integration as well as two computer labs and
iPads, which are available for classroom use.
As a school-wide Title I school, we offer students a wide-range of reading instruction based
on each child's individual reading level. All students participate in a
Balanced Literacy block on a daily basis. Our spelling program is Words
Their Way, based on each child's independent spelling level. We also
utilize a hands-on, experiential math curriculum through the daily use
of Investigations mathematics program. Hands-on science instruction is
facilitated by using an experimental-based approach and supported
by Foss Kits and a science lab.
addition, our students participate in physical activity 150 minutes
each week, including two physical education classes and recess. Students
also participate in weekly instruction in music and art. Guidance
lessons occur in our classrooms on a monthly basis. Kindergarten through
Second grade students attend media classes each week. Grades Three
through Five participate in a flexible media schedule each week with
scheduled check out times. Additionally, all students attend computer
lab two to three times each week. Each child has a thirty-minute lunch
It is a
privilege to serve the students and staff at Hominy Valley and has been
for the past nine years. Please feel free to contact me if you have
any questions or concerns at 828-670-5045 or