Highly Qualified Teachers
Our school receives federal funds for Title 1 programming. We work very hard to meet the needs of your students using great programing and effective teachers. At this time, 100% of our elementary teachers meet state licensing requirements for the grade level and subjects in which each teacher is providing instruction. Para Professionals at Plattsmouth Elementary are also highly qualified.
Feel free to request specific information regarding the professional qualifications of your student’s teacher or teachers. Our email addresses and phone numbers are below.
Dr. Cherie Larson Todd Halvorsen
Director of Instructional Services Elementary Principal
402-296-3361 ext. 2812 402-296-4173 ext. 2504
Elementary Daily Schedule
PLATTSMOUTH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
7:30 a.m. Principal and Administrative Assistants arrive
7:45 a.m. Teachers arrive
7:50 a.m. Walking Club starts
8:10 am. Students enter building
8:15 a.m. Warning Bell
8:20 a.m. Tardy bell
3:15 p.m. Kindergarten dismissal
3:20 p.m. Grades 1-4 dismissal
4:00 p.m. Teachers’ workday ends
4:00 p.m. Administrative Assistants workday ends
APPOINTMENTS AND QUICK ANSWERS
Appointments with the principal and parent-teacher discussions should be prearranged by telephoning the school secretaries at 402 296-4173. Parents can get quick answers about school by calling between 7:15-7:45 a.m., but for questions requiring detailed answers, please call after 9:00 a.m.
Title I Compact
Please see the attached updated Title I Compact. Please review and provide any input into the changes to the school-wide and/or building documents provided.
Plattsmouth Elementary School Parent - School Learning Compact 2015-2016 School Year
Effective schools are the results of partnership between school staff members and families working together for each child’s success. A learning compact is an agreement among groups toward that goal. We invite you to be involved in a partnership with us.
All students are important, therefore the school is:
• Responsible for providing a high quality curriculum and instruction.
• Hiring highly qualified teachers.
• Providing policy and procedures that encourage academic achievement, responsible behavior, civic engagement.
I want my child to be successful; therefore I will:
It is important that students achieve; therefore, I will strive to do the following;
It is important that I work to do the best of my ability. I will strive to do the following:
Thank You to Our PACK Supporters
Thank you to everyone that donated time, money, or items to the PACK Dinner Auction and Fundraiser. Thank you to everyone that attended the event and purchased items that helped raise approximately $30,000 toward the debt. Your dedication helped support the PACK that provides additional outdoor opportunities for students throughout the year.
NOTICE OF RFPs for 1 to 1 Learning Initiative
The special meeting of the Board of Education that was scheduled for Mon., Apr. 24, 2017, has been cancelled. We are conducting additional research regarding options for our 1 to 1 (learning) initiative.
BREAKING NEWS! PCS is the first school district in Nebraska with OPAA! to offer menus via Nutrislice! Menus are available at the link below. Hover over any food item and get a picture with detailed nutritional information. This is a great tool for monitoring personal health and wellness. It is an excellent resource for students, parents, and faculty/staff.
Menus are available for all buildings, starting Feb. 1, 2017.
Click here ----> NEW BREAKFAST AND LUNCH MENUS LINK
"Thumbs up to the new food choices and variety. My daughter is very happy about having lemonade, ice tea, and water as choices, since it's hard for the kids to get hydrated with the busy days." Jody Graskowiak-Parent