3100 S. Wrightsville Ave
Nags Head, NC 27948

Phone: 252-480-8880

Fax: 252-480-8881

Principal:  Dr. Adrienne Palma  
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Asst Principal:  Mrs. Denise Stone  
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Pumpkin Fair
October 4th
We need lots of Adult Help :)



Nags Head Elementary School is a community of learners setting challenging expectations for themselves.

What's New

Head Lice Information
Posted on 09/19/2014
Dare County Health Department 
Back to School Family Checklist
Posted on 09/19/2014
For All Parents/Guardian 
The "Miles of Smiles" Dental Van is Coming
Posted on 09/19/2014
Great Pumpkin Run
Posted on 09/16/2014
Pumpkin Fair Needs
Posted on 09/15/2014
The Pumpkin Fair is almost here! If you can do nothing else to volunteer on this day, we ask that EVERY family bake at least one item for our bake sale.   READ MORE...
Walk to School day 2014
Posted on 09/15/2014
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 
Pumpkin Fair Needs
Posted on 09/12/2014
Box Tops
Posted on 09/12/2014
Food for Thought
Posted on 08/22/2014
Go Far
Posted on 08/13/2014
WHO/WHAT: GO FAR (GO OUT FOR A RUN) is a non-profit organization that offers a training program in the fall and spring to elementary and middle school age groups in Dare County to safely train for a 5k or 1mile fun run while learning health concepts, nutrition, character building, and bring awareness and prevention to the childhood obesity epidemic.  READ MORE...
Battle of the Books/Fiction Diggers
Posted on 07/24/2014
Get the 2014-2015 information for Battle of the Books / Fiction Diggers  READ MORE...
Pumpkin Fair 2014
Posted on 07/17/2014
Fiction Diggers
Posted on 06/25/2014
Supplies for your classroom.
Posted on 06/23/2014
Please pay your cafeteria balance!
Posted on 06/15/2014
There are still many outstanding cafeteria balances. Contact Nancy O'Brien, cafeteria manager, if you have any questions regarding your child's account. Pay online at or come to school next week to settle your child's account.  READ MORE...
Posted on 06/13/2014
Congratulations to: Carmela Williams, Teacher of the Year Amy Wilson, Classified Employee of the Year Deborah Mennicucci, Volunteer of the Year The Ark Church, Business Partner of the Year  READ MORE...
Have a Great Summer
Posted on 06/13/2014
5th Graders 2013-2014
Posted on 06/12/2014
Check out our slide show! 
5th Grade Parent Survey
Posted on 06/12/2014
By June 20, 2014, please complete and submit a brief online survey   READ MORE...
We are Recycling Markers
Posted on 06/06/2014
Calling for Volunteers
Posted on 06/03/2014
Kindergarten Night - June 19th
Posted on 05/29/2014
May Bus Riders of the Month
Bus Riders of the Month
Posted on 05/29/2014
Congratulations to the May Bus Riders of the Month!!! Go Waveriders!  READ MORE...
Proposed Operating Budget
Posted on 05/19/2014
Support Odyssey of the Mind
Posted on 05/15/2014
Say Thanks to Your Teachers
Posted on 04/29/2014
Pirate Bake Sale
Posted on 04/27/2014
Nags Head Elementary School Recognized as Title I Rewards School
Posted on 04/21/2014
Posted on 04/20/2014
Monday, April 28, 7:00 p.m. 
Bike to School Day
Posted on 04/19/2014
Jessica Loose, Chuck Voigt, Stasia Georges, and Paul Rotchford
Delta Kappa Gamma Spelling Bee Winners
Posted on 03/25/2014
DKG President, Chris presents trophy to NHES Spelling Team  READ MORE...
Parents of Rising 6th Graders
Posted on 03/20/2014
Jump Rope for Heart
Posted on 03/09/2014
Posted on 02/28/2014
Check out our parade of characters. 
Block Play Extravaganza
Posted on 02/25/2014
Register today - space is limited! 
Family Reading Night
Posted on 02/14/2014
Book Fair 2014
Posted on 02/11/2014
The Food Lion Family Math Night has been rescheduled for Wednesday, February 5 at 6PM.
Posted on 01/27/2014
Safety Reminder
Posted on 01/14/2014
Written notes must be sent with your child if you are changing his/her afternoon travel arrangements. Telephone calls to change arrangements will be honored for emergencies only.  READ MORE...
Happenings at NHES
Posted on 01/08/2014
Hour of Code
Posted on 12/23/2013
Thank you, Sharon Sullivan for the video. 
Holiday Food Drive
Posted on 12/19/2013
Holiday Chorus
Posted on 12/17/2013
Under the direction of Felicia Byrum, the Nags Head Elementary Chorus presented a selection of Christmas songs to the residents of Spring Arbor Retirement Home  READ MORE...
Due to an emergency in Dr. Atkinson's family, the Dec. 18th event at FFHS is cancelled and will be rescheduled at a later date.
Posted on 12/07/2013
Due to an emergency in Dr. Atkinson's family, the Dec. 18th event at FFHS is cancelled and will be rescheduled at a later date.  READ MORE...
Help Me Be Ready!
Posted on 12/02/2013
Watch as some of our third graders share tips on ways to help them do their best on the upcoming CogAT test.  READ MORE...
Dare Literacy
Posted on 11/21/2013
Get Involved in Literacy (watch the video) 
You are invited!
Posted on 11/04/2013
Yarn Bombing 
Read for Beads
Posted on 10/28/2013
Please join in the fun of helping your child become a better reader and successful student.  READ MORE...
Dare County Schools Strategic Plan (Draft) 2013-2018
Posted on 10/22/2013
Walk to School Day
Posted on 10/14/2013
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 
NC Read to Achieve - Essential for Parents of Third Grade Students
Posted on 10/14/2013
Odyssey of the Mind
Posted on 10/02/2013
Youth Open House at Fire Station 16
Posted on 10/02/2013
Welcome Lora Gilreath, Nags Head Police Officer
Posted on 10/02/2013
Kindergarten Parent Night
Posted on 09/25/2013
Harvest Decorations
Posted on 09/24/2013
Great Pumpkin Fair
Posted on 09/23/2013
Volunteers Needed
Posted on 09/19/2013
North Carolina Schools and You: What Changes in Our Schools Mean for Parents and Students
Posted on 09/17/2013
Thursday, September 19 at 10 p.m. on UNC-TV, North Carolina's statewide public television network  READ MORE...
Mr. Potter and Omega-Man
Posted on 09/10/2013
Dine Out to Donate
Posted on 09/08/2013
NHE Teacher of the Year
Posted on 09/07/2013
Congratulations Mr. Potter 
Book It Program Begins
Posted on 09/07/2013
You child will be bringing home more information this week.  READ MORE...
NHES named 2013-2014 Title 1 Rewards School
Posted on 09/06/2013
by Sharon Sullivan 
Harris Teeter
Posted on 08/05/2013
Link you Harris Teeter Card. 
Link your Food Lion MVP Card
Posted on 08/05/2013
Please link your MVP card to Nags Head Elementary.  READ MORE...
Student Insurance
Posted on 07/30/2013
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