It is the mission of East Elementary to create a challenging learning environment that encourages high expectations for student success through developmentally appropriate instruction that allows for individual differences and learning styles. Our school promotes a safe, orderly, caring, and supportive environment. Each student’s self-esteem is fostered by positive relationships with students and staff.
East Elementary will educate all students for tomorrow’s world through a challenging, safe, and academically supportive environment.
News & Announcements
Guinness World Record
Mrs. Nelson's students were recognized for their participation in setting a Guinness World Record. The most letters to military personnel collected in 1 month.
East Elementary hosted the year's first PTO meeting on August 16th.
"We want to thank everyone who came out to our first PTO meeting last night. The turnout was great and we are very excited about all of our parent volunteers. This is going to be a great year for all of our students, families, faculty, and staff!" Jennifer Latham, Parent Volunteer
Modern Woodmen of America presented a new American Flag to East Elementary.
New to Jackson?
Welcome to Jackson, Tennessee! Home of Blue Suede Shoes, Rockabilly and great barbecue! Also, Jackson is home to the Jackson-Madison County School System. In 2016, our Jackson-Madison County Schools are home to over 13,000 students that speak over 17 languages from very diverse backgrounds. Our district is home to nine elementary schools, three K-8 schools, four middle schools, three traditional high schools, one magnet high school and one early college high school.
Additionally, our district is also home to one Pre-K Center for the youngest citizens ages 2-4. Spend time visiting our school websites to see the unique educational offerings each school provides to the students of the Jackson-Madison County area.