Today, 5/4/2016
High: 74 Low: 42
Mostly sunny
1% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 5/5/2016
High: 73 Low: 46
0% chance of precipitation.

Daily Announcements

The Southside Elementary Talent Show will be held Friday, May 13, at 9:00 a.m. at the Middle School Fine Arts Building. Auditions will be held Tuesday, April 14. This is a fun way for students to show off their talents. 

Field Days in May

Field Days are coming soon for our students. Third grade will participate on Field Day on Monday, May 16. Fourth grade will participate on Tuesday, May 17. Thanks to Mrs. Hotelling for organizing two great days of fun and competition!

3rd Grade Merit Trip to NWA Naturals Baseball Game, Wednesday, May 18.

Leadership Assembly on Monday, May 23, at 9:00 a.m.

4th Grade Merit Trip to Aquatic Center, Tuesday, May 24.

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.
Party Day Procedures.pdf
Southside Elementary recently held their Annual 4th Grade Instrument Contest. Grand Prize went to Justice and first place went to Riley. There was a tie for second place between Hailey and Keaton. Brock and Shane tied for third place. Chloe, Jasmine, and Ivan received Honorable Mention, and Marianne received a medal for Most Creative.

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

Thursday, May 5
PTO Meeting @ noon
Friday, May 6
Parent Session @ noon
Girls Growth & Development Video @ noon
Thursday, May 12
Discovery Showcase
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Friday, May 13
4th Grade Girls Video
Talent Show
9:00 AM
Middle School Fine Arts Building
Monday, May 16
3rd Grade Field Day
Tuesday, May 17
4th Grade Field Day
Wednesday, May 18
3rd Grade Merit Trip
Naturals Baseball Game
Thursday, May 19
4th Grade AR Symphony @ Middle School
4th Grade Visit to Intermediate School
Friday, May 20
Economics Fair
Monday, May 23
Leadership Assembly
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Tuesday, May 24
4th Grade Merit Trip
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Aquatic Center
Wednesday, May 25
End of Quarter 4/Semester 2
Thursday, May 26
No School OR Inclement Weather Makeup Day #6