Awards and Recognitions

Daily Announcements

4th Grade Instrument Contest

The 4th Grade Instrument Contest is happening during the month of January. All 4th grade students are encouraged to make a percussion instrument. The last day to turn in an instrument is January 29th.

Spring Pictures taken on Monday, February 8.

Valentine Parties on Friday, February 12, from 2:00-2:45 p.m.

Important Notice to Parents Regarding New Procedures for Classroom Parties

Due to issues with security and the safety of our students, we will be making some changes for classroom parties. We appreciate your patience and cooperation as we introduce these new procedures. Read more...
Party Day Procedures.pdf
Southside Adopters Fundraiser, Tuesday, March 1, 5:00-8:00 p.m.

Kids Helping Kids
Please click on the following link to access the Kids Helping Kids Google Slide Show.

Southside's Spelling Bee was held on December 10

After intense competition, Southside Elementary School has a champion! Congratulations to Jahaziel (Mrs. Brown's class) for making school champion, and qualifying to participate in the Benton County Spelling Bee on January 16 at Northwest Arkansas Community College. In case of inclement weather, the Benton County Spelling Bee will be rescheduled for January 23.

We also congratulate our runner-up and official Benton County Spelling Bee alternate speller, Audrey (Ms. McCratic's class). Our 4th grade winners are Abbie (Mrs. Morris' class) and Cecilia (Ms. Espinal). Our 3rd grade winner is JC (Mrs. Wilmott's class). We are proud of all participants for their obvious hard work! 

2015-2016 Teacher of the Year: Mrs. Teresa Price

Teresa Price is the music teacher at Southside Elementary.

Teresa enjoys working with all of her students, especially those who need a little extra love.  Her goal is to instill a love for music in each of her students and she tries to make a real difference in their lives.
Please click the "read more" link below to learn more about Mrs. Price.


Students Learn at the Gentry Safari.

Order Student Pictures Online

Order pictures online at
Use Picture Day ID HB01520Q0.

District Student Policy Handbook
The District Student Policy Handbook can be found on the District's Parent Page under "District Information."

Click on the logo to connect to Southside Elementary's Facebook.

Please check out this link to see how you can raise money for our school when you buy online.

PE4life is a nonprofit organization that encourages schools to move from a more traditional sports based curriculum to more comprehensive model pursuing life time fitness.

School Information

Student Rules and Procedures Guides for 2015-2016
Please check the Student Rules and Procedures Guides for elementary school students by clicking on one of the links below.

Student Rules and Procedures Guide
Student Rules and Procedures Guide (Spanish)

2015-2016 School Supplies Lists

3rd Grade
3rd Grade Spanish
4th Grade
4th Grade Spanish

2015-2016 School Hours

8:30 a.m. - 3:35 p.m.

7:45-7:50 a.m. - Earliest Time Front Doors Open & Breakfast Served
8:25 a.m. - First Bell
8:30 a.m. - Tardy Bell
3:30 p.m. - Walker Bell
3:35 p.m. - Car Rider and Bus Bell

2015-2016 Meal Prices

$0.50 - Milk for Students
$1.50 - Student Breakfast                                    

$2.25 - Student Lunch
$2.00 - Adult/Guest Breakfast
$3.50 - Adult/Guest Lunch                                    

Guest price will be charged for any guest regardless of age.

Southside Announcement Archive

Monday, February 8
Spring Pictures
Friday, February 12
Valentine Parties
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Monday, February 15
Presidents' Day - No Students OR Inclement Weather Makeup Day #3
Tuesday, March 1
Southside Adopters Fundraiser
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday, March 4
PD - No Students OR Inclement Weather Makeup Day #4
Friday, March 11
End of Quarter 3
Tuesday, March 15
Elementary Parent/Teacher Conferences
Thursday, March 17
Elementary Parent/Teacher Conferences
Friday, March 18
PD - No Students OR Inclement Weather Makeup Day #5
Mon, Mar 21 - Fri, Mar 25
Spring Break - No School