Smencils Are Back!
PTO will be selling Smencils in the cafeteria from 8:00-8:30 a.m., starting Monday, April 14. Cost is $1 each, and students are limited in purchasing up to five Smencils.
Parent Volunteer Training, Thursday & Friday, April 17 & 18, at 8:45 a.m.
Would you like to be involved with your child by volunteering in our school? To learn more about what opportunities are available and how to help, please come to our training. We will have a short training followed by a tour of where things are located. We look forward to seeing you on the 17th or 18th.
~ Pasha Pippin and Phyllis Lauber (Counselors)
4th Grade to JBU's "Day of Discovery"
Fourth grade Discovery students will attend John Brown University's "Day of Discovery" on Tuesday & Thursday, April 22 and 24.
3rd Grade Merit Trip, Tuesday, May 6
Third grade will attend a Naturals baseball game on Tuesday, May 6, from 9:15-2:30.
Talent Show, Thursday, May 15, 9:00-11:30 a.m.
Southside will be hosting a Talent Show on Thursday, May 15, from 9:00 to 11:30 a.m. at the Middle School Fine Arts building. Come join us to see what talent we have at Southside!
4th Grade Field Day, Monday, May 19
Fourth grade will be enjoying a field day on Monday, May 19, at the Middle School track.
3rd Grade Field Day, Tuesday, May 20
Third grade will be enjoying a field day on Tuesday, May 20, at the Middle School track.
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Important Notice to Parents Regarding New Procedures for Classroom Parties
2014 Party Day Procedures.pdf
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...
2014 Instrument Contest Winners
Mrs. Teresa Price, our music teacher, recently hosted the annual Fourth Grade Musical Instrument contest.
The winners are as follows:
Grand Prize - Halle
1st Place - Lilly
2nd Place - Alex, Jensen, and Tucker
3rd Place - Canyon and Cheyenne
Honorable Mention - Baylie, Patrick, and Shelby
Dan Skoff Presents the Weather
On Tuesday, November 5, meteorologist Dan Skoff, from KNWA TV, taught our 3rd graders about weather. Then on Tuesday, January 27, Mr. Skoff presented to the 4th graders. Thank you Mr. Skoff for the great information, not only on weather, but also on safety!
On Friday, January 17, an awesome group of Southsiders participated in the Special Olympics at the Jones Center. Here is a picture of our students at the Floor Hockey Special Olympics Event.
Southside Spelling Bee Winners
Southside's Spelling Bee took place on Friday, December 13. Our top champion, Tyler, will be heading to Northwest Arkansas Community College (NWACC) to participate in the Benton County Spelling Bee on Saturday, January 18, which is the next level of competition. Christian is our runner-up and alternate in case Tyler is not able to compete. Third grade champion is Keagan. Fourth grade champion is pictured.
District Student Policy Handbook
The District Student Policy Handbook can be found on the District's Parent Page
under "District Information."
Teacher of the Year 2013-2014
Charity Miller started teaching third grade in the Siloam Springs School District in 2005. During her first year, Charity taught a self-contained classroom as part of Southside East. When Southside East and West merged into Southside Elementary, Charity taught literacy for three years. The past four years she has had the privilege of teaching literacy in the all girls gender specific classroom. Read more...
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.
Safety and Cell Phones
REMINDER: Keep our kids SAFE!
Act 37 of the 2011 Arkansas General Assembly prohibits drivers from using handheld wireless telephones while operating motor vehicles when passing a school building or school zone during school hours when children are present and outside the building, except in cases of emergency.