Daily Announcements

The School Spelling Bee will be held on Tuesday, December 16th at 9am in the Media Center.
Congratulations to the following students who will represent their classroom in the school bee:
4th grade:
Boylin-Caleb Laney
Emrich-Audrey Hyatt
McCollum-Sheneeka Allen
5th grade:
Bricker-Brady Ross
Buchanan-Nick Trende
Liles-Hannah Turner
6th grade:
Ekis-Derika Brown
Johnson-Madison McCollum
Stewart-Janay Horne
White-Cameron Bailey

Media Night

Media Nights will be held once a month on Wednesdays from 3pm until 7pm.  Students can come into the Media Center, with a guardian/parent, during this time to access various Media Center resources.  They may work on AR goals for the nine weeks, projects, homework, read/exchange books, and use computers. 

Remaining Media Nights:
January 14th
February 25th
March 11th
April 29th
May 13th

It's October Bonus Time!  This month we get double points for UPC's we turn in (any participating product), up to 1,000 points!   Please bring your labels in to the classroom collection boxes by Nov. 7th.  Thanks for your support!


We collect Box Tops for Education!  Please send any that you may have from home to school.  Money we earn from this will be used for school purchases only! 
Visit www.boxtops4education.com to find out more.
Don't throw away those empty ink cartridges!
We also collect any used printer cartridges from any type of printer.  Just send these by the school and help us earn even more money for PPES!

School News

During the month of November, students at PPES exhibited good character by donating unwrapped, new toys to the Toys for Tots program and bringing in canned food items to be donated to the Feed My Lambs Ministry.  PPES collected 2,665 cans and brought in 248 toys!  Way to go!

Click on the link to view pictures from our Spirit Week

Peachland Polkton had a surprise visit on Friday, August 29th.  Anson Senior High Football Players, along with Coach Luke Hyatt, came and greeted students as they entered campus.  The football players opened car doors for our car riders, met students coming from the bus lot and participated in the Pledge of Allegiance during the morning announcements.  We thank them so much for taking the time to come out and make our first week at school the BEST one yet!!  To see more pictures taken from this special day, please click on the PPES Photo Album on the left of our homepage.

Elementary students throughout Anson County were recognized at Friday night's Anson vs. South Stanly home football game on September 5th.  During halftime, students from each elementary school walked around the track of the football field with banners and posters.  Peachland-Polkton Elementary students released blue and white balloons when finishing their walk.  Thank you to the parents, staff, and students at PPES who came out and supported our school and the BEARCATS!!  To view more pictures from this event, please click on our PPES Photo Album and look for Elementary Night-Football Game

Parents: Make sure to check out the "Parent Corner" tab of our website to view our monthly parent newsletters, learn more about Title I information, PPES Parental Involvement Documents, and other ways to stay informed as a valuable PPES parent!

PPES Mission Statement

We will provide a positive, challenging, and enriched learning environment to ensure that all students acquire skills and knowledge necessary to be successful and responsible citizens.

PPES Vision Statement


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The Principal's Message

Mr. Travis Steagall
Peachland-Polkton Elementary School

PPES School Rule

 No one has the right to interfere with the learning, safety, and well-being of others!

The Quote of the Day


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Wednesday, November 26
Optional Workday
No School for students
Thursday, November 27
No School for students or staff
Friday, November 28
No School for students or staff
Mon, Dec 8 - Fri, Dec 12
1st Benchmark Testing
ELA, Math (Grades 3-6)
Science, Social Studies (4-6)
Tuesday, December 16
PPES School Spelling Bee
9am in the Media Center

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Today, 11/26/2014
High: 49 Low: 37
84% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 11/27/2014
High: 55 Low: 29
Mostly sunny
6% chance of precipitation.