We welcome you to Black Mountain Elementary School. We hope that your time spent here will provide many positive memories in the years to come. Through good communication and teamwork we invite students, staff and parents to become active participants in the learning process.

Recent Events

We encourage you to visit the Harlan County Public School District News page to find a number of articles regarding what's going on at Black Mountain Elementary and across our school district.

Articles from previous years are also available and help us showcase the happenings at BME.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide a learning atmosphere that challenges each child's abilities and is one of positive involvement between students, parents, and our school by implementing innovative programs that utilize the resources available in our community.

Mr. Eddie Stewart, Principal: "It is our desire at Black Mountain Elementary to provide a safe and positive learning environment where all students are valued for their unique and special abilities."

Wise Words

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”
Nelson Mandela

“In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.”
Phil Collins