Videos and stories detailing the journey of the children at the Crossnore School.
Videos and stories detailing the journey of the children at the Crossnore School. In 1913, before electricity and paved roads, Dr. Mary Martin Sloop founded a boarding school "in the middle of nowhere" for impoverished mountain children. Today, a hundred years later, The Crossnore School has come full circle in once again providing a residential education for children in need, weaving together experiential learning and highly focused, individualized care. At the heart of The Crossnore School is an approach to teaching that inspires each student to reach beyond past circumstances into the realm of what's possible in an environment of hope, discovery and Christian love. The mission of The Crossnore School is to provide a Christian sanctuary of hope and healing where students in need rise above their circumstances and excel both in school and in life.The vision of The Crossnore School is to positively transform the lives of children from families in crisis