Principal's Message

Welcome to First Flight Elementary School, Home of the Flyers!


First Flight Elementary School is a collaborative learning community where students are encouraged to set goals and grow both academically and socially.  We are committed to doing whatever it takes to ensure that all students are successful.  Our staff is passionate about developing the possibilities and potential in every child.


In partnership with parents and the community, our staff endeavors to provide First Flight Elementary School students with a rigorous academic program in preparation for college and career readiness. Your child’s education is a team effort, we recognize that the home and school relationship is essential in preparing our students for the future.


­­­Throughout the school, students and staff demonstrate the KSCRP spirit by displaying kindness, safety, cooperation, respect and peaceful ways.  Students are recognized for being powerful in a positive way.


Our First Flight Elementary School “Flyers” are encouraged to, “Soar for Success” in everything they do.  We are proud of our accomplishments and recognize the need to­­­­­ continue to provide outstanding educational opportunities and experiences for our students.

We invite you to visit First Flight Elementary where your support is needed and appreciated.

Freda Ballard, Principal

Assistant Principal: Jodie Mitchum 107 Veterans Drive Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 Telephone: (252) 441-1111 FAX: (252) 449-7144