Whitesburg Elementary School (WES), located in Carroll County near the banks of the Chattahoochee River, is a public elementary school serving students in pre-kindergarten through fifth grade. It is the second smallest elementary school in the school district. Whitesburg Elementary is known for its warm, caring environment. The Whitesburg Community is small with a population of fewer than 1,000. However, the community has experienced growth in the last few years.
There have been several additions the school since 1976. Today the school additions include a new wing of 14 classrooms and a recently finished gymnasium.