• Choir

    Our 4th and 5th Grade Choirs performing at the Apple Festival

  • Big Otter

    It's a Great Day To Be A Big Otter Brave!

  • Field Day

    Hugh Boggs' Math Field Day 2013

  • Excellence

    Staff Members celebrated our success!

  • Friends

    First grade friends!

  • Read

    Enjoying a quiet moment to read

  • World Dance Jam

    World Dance Jam 2013!

  • Machines

    Kindergarten students learning about big machines!

2012-2013 National Title I Distinguished School

2013-2014 WV School of Excellence


Home of the Big Otter Braves!!!



Upcoming Events:

September 8 - PTO Meeting - 3:30
September 9 - Fall Picture Day
September 8 - 12 - Book Fair
September 19 - 2 hour Early Out


Sarah the School Messenger will call each student and staff if there are any school delays or upcoming changes.  We must have the correct phone number on file in order to receive this.  If your address or phone changes during the year please let the school know so we can update our records.

Big Otter Elementary School
59 Ossia Rd.
Duck, WV  25063
Telephone:  304-286-3111      

Fax:  304-286-3112

Principal 
Mr. Anthony Boggs
Secretary
 Ms. Denese Murphy



Four Teachers of the Year and Eleven Teachers of Excellence!

Building Opportunities Expecting Success

Mission Statement:
Building Opportunities for education by way of promoting and Expecting Success for all students


Please support our Business Partners!

Cunningham Motors
Clay County Bank





Clay County Schools
242 Church Street, PO Box 120
Clay, WV  25043
Telephone (304) 587-4266     Fax (304) 587-4181