General Info

  • Cedar Ridge Elementary Logo Cedar Ridge Elementary School, home of the Panthers, is located in Lowgap, NC. Located at the foot of Fisher's Peak, and surrounded by six other named peaks, Cedar Ridge's 47-acre campus is as picturesque as any school in the state.  We serve approximately 400 students, each year, in grades Pre-K through 5th grade.  

    Cedar Ridge Elementary will provide each student the opportunity to develop intellectually, physically, and socially in a safe and orderly environment.  We are committed to providing every student the tools necessary to be globally competitive in the 21st century.

    Our mission, at Cedar Ridge, is to Challenge, Respect, Encourage and Suceed. TOGETHER, we make our school a success!

    School Hours - 7:45 AM - 3:00 PM
    Our front doors open at 7:25 AM.  Students will be greated on the sidewalk by staff until the tardy bell rings at 8:00am.  Students have the opportunity to eat a free breakfast upon arriving at school by car or by school bus.  If they choose not to eat breakfast, Second - Fifth Grade students join Mr. McCrary in the gym for Walking Club.  Pre-K, Kindergarten and First Grade wait in the alcove until time to go to their classrooms.  School dismisses at 3:00pm.