Principal's Corner

William "Bill" Gaither, Principal

I welcome you to our Mountain Youth School webpage.  Mountain Youth is an alternative school where faculty and staff work to provide a safe and inviting work environment for our students. Our webpage provides much information about our school, yet if you are unable to find information or answers to questions you may have, please contact us here at school or via the Contact Us link.
An educator for more than thirty years, Mr. Gaither brings experience and discipline to Mountain Youth School. For more information, call (828) 837-6775, or e-mail him at

Mr. Gaither at his traditional spot in the cafeteria, even on his birthday.
 Mr. Gaither and Ms. "Mini Me" Crouch during Red Ribbon Week 2012.
 Mr. Gaither and Ms. Maxey supervise fun and games at a field trip.