About Our School

Our School

Nevitt Forest Elementary School is a diverse neighborhood school situated within a short distance from local businesses in downtown Anderson. Nevitt Forest maintains high standards of instruction by hiring highly qualified teachers who are committed to providing effective instruction to meet the academic needs of students. Further, the staff works collaboratively to establish a welcoming learning environment for students, parents, and community partners.    

Our Mission

To educate students who are college and career-ready and will positively contribute to an ever-changing world.

Our Vision

To provide a superior school system, empowering students to reach their potential through academics, arts, and athletics.

Guiding Principles 

  • We make a quality instructional program the highest priority.
  • We foster a caring and safe environment that respects the dignity of learning.
  • We treat each person with dignity and respect in a caring atmosphere.
  • We recruit, hire and retain the highest qualified, most effective and committed teachers, leaders, and staff.
  • We include parents, business, industry and community as partners in education.
  • We promote the recognition and understanding of individual differences.