Welcome to Rutherford College Elementary School

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

What's going on at RCES...

  • Jump Rope and Hoops for Heart
    Click on the link below to visit our school website for Jump Rope for Heart.  Parents can sign their child up to chart healthy eating habits and their daily physical activity!

    Posted Feb 5, 2017, 7:05 PM by Holly Russ
  • Chase for Cupid's Arrow Race

    14th Annual Chase for Cupid's Arrow 5k Race and Fun Run

    Rutherford College Elementary

    February 11, 2016

    Registration is open!!!!!

    Click link below for registration form:


    Contact the school office for more information 828-879-8870.

    Posted Dec 13, 2016, 10:04 AM by Holly Russ
  • Spelling Whiz!
    Congratulations to Michaela for bringing home the 2nd Place trophy in the Burke County Spelling Bee!  Your RCES family is so proud of you!
    Posted Nov 7, 2016, 5:50 AM by Holly Russ
  • Sunrise Run
    Congratulations to these students for running in the Sunrise run!  
    Nathan took 2nd place in his age group!

    Posted Sep 14, 2016, 5:55 PM by Holly Russ
  • 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.

    Posted Sep 25, 2015, 4:33 PM by Holly Russ
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