Our Mission


School Vision Statement

Enka High is a school where EXCELLENCE is demonstrated in every area;  where teachers, students and staff are VESTED in the school and the success of everyone within our community of influence.

School Belief Statements

  • To be earnestly successful, students must develop a passion for career success; create a true belief in themselves and their goals. This process involves not only an energetic and positive attitude, but also a cooperative effort between students, teachers, and parents

  • Students learn best when there is total community (parents, students and faculty) involvement in the educational process.

  • Students learn best when their self-esteem is enhanced through positive teacher/student interactions.

  • Students learn best when they build on and make connections to previous learning, apply learning in career applicable situations, and see relevance to their lives.

  • Students learn best when given the opportunity to use hands-on real life learning situations.

  • Students learn best in a safe and comfortable environment.

  • Students learn best when they are actively engaged in their learning and are encouraged to continually improve.

  • Students learn best when they set long-term, immediate, and short-term goals.

  • A commitment to continuous improvement is imperative if our school is going to enable students to become confident, self-directed, lifelong learners.

  • Students need to demonstrate understanding of essential knowledge and skills as well as be actively involved in solving problems and producing quality work.

Buncombe County Schools Vision Statement:

Preparing all students to realize their potential in a rapidly changing, diverse, global society.