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You and Me Time!
Programs and events for parents/caregivers of children from birth to age 5 with active engagement and take and makes too! Monthly event on Saturdays at 11 am At The Pulaski County Public Library 304 S. Main Street September through June (In Spanish through Interpreters too!) FREE, door prizes, fun  
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Important information for parents of SES students about enrolling etc.  
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Our Mission Statement

The vision for Southern Elementary students is that every student is proficient and prepared for success by becoming college and career ready.

The purpose of Southern Elementary is to provide a safe, dynamic learning environment where ALL students are challenged at high levels while partnering with parents, students, and community members so they may become proficient members in our ever-changing society.

             School of distinction

Southern Elementary has received the Kentucky Department of Education school's achievement of School of Distinction from the 2014 - 2015 Unbridled Learning Assessment and Accountability System.​

Principal's Message

Welcome to Southern Elementary School!!

Hello, I am Keith Patrick, Principal of Southern Elementary where we believe all students can achieve their fullest potential.

Southern has a variety of programs and resources to serve a diverse student body of approximately 700 students. Our faculty consists of over 87 full and part time staff to teach and implement various instructional strategies and programs. Southern Elementary has consistently improved test scores and instructional practices to meet the demand of providing the best education possible for our students. Also, we are in the top 10% of schools in the state!!! Go Southern!!

The school hours are 8:10 AM - 3:05 PM.

Thank you and welcome to our school!!

Mr. Patrick
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