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Attendance Awareness for September

 "Missing 10% of school days, just 2 days each month, can put children at risk of academic failure.  September is Attendance Awareness Month, so let's work together to help all kids attend today so they can achieve tomorrow."

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2017-2018 Decatur County School Calendar

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Helpful Documents

State Statuatory Rights of Students and Parents

2017-2018 PES Supply List



Helpful Websites


About Parsons Elementary School

Parsons Elementary School is a Pre-K-4 school located in Parsons, Tennessee. PES was originally built in the 1950’s as a 1-6 grade school.  A kindergarten unit was added in the 1970’s.  In 2000 PES underwent a major renovation which added 13 new classrooms to the original 9 classrooms.  The school day begins at 7:30 a.m. and ends at 3:00 p.m.At present there are approximately 360 students enrolled at Parsons Elementary School.  An Extended School Program (ESP) is also available at Parsons Elementary from 6:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m. and 2:45 p.m. –5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday during the school year including school holidays, in-service/staff development days, inclement weather, and during summer break.

Mission Statement:

The mission of Parsons Elementary School is to build an environment that allows all students to acquire the knowledge and life skills needed to be successful and well-prepared for their educational future.


Parsons Elementary School, along with our community, believes all students can:

  • become independent and collaborative learners
  • expand their knowledge in all academic areas
  • improve academically due to intervention based on assessment results
  • benefit from decisions made from collaborative efforts between school, community, and parents
  • understand the expectations set by the effective policies outlined by our school


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    Contact Information 

    Parsons Elementary School

    Renae Lomax, Principal

    182 W. 4th Street

    Parsons, Tennessee 38363

    (731) 847-7317


    Mrs. Stefanie Steward, Assistant Principal



    Contact Information:

    Decatur County Board of Education

    Branson Townsend, Director

    59 W. Main Street, P.O. Box 369

    Decaturville, TN 38329


    Phone: (731) 852-2391

    Fax: (731) 852-2960