Welcome to Poplar Springs Elementary.

Poplar Springs Elementary (PSE) has approximately 510 students and 55 staff members. We are designated as a "A" rated school by the Mississippi Department of Education. PSE is a Model School in the MS Arts Commission's Whole School Initiative.

We continue to sustain this arts initiative engaging and educating students through integration of the arts. Our school is supported by an exemplary PTA which strives to enhance learning opportunities for all students.

Panda power - Panda's show:            Pride

                                                 Ownership

                                                 Work

                                                 Effort

                                                 Respect

Dancing with the 4th Graders   
During the first two weeks of February, PSE 4th graders participated in "Ballroom Dance " lessons during PE class.  Mrs....

Celebrate Meridian!   
  The third grade students at PSE celebrated the birthday of our hometown , Meridian, on Friday, February 6 with an arts...

Walter Anderson:MS Artist   
     Mrs. Nancy Ray, retired PSE ARTQuest teacher, returned to PSE on January 20, 2015 to present Walter Anderson:...

Math and Movement!   
Dance Educator Julie White taught 2 model arts integrated lessons and conducted professional development for 3rd-5th grade math...

USM Dance Company @ PSE   
The USM Dance Company performed the Fall Children's Concert at Poplar Springs Elementary on November 4, 2014 for all students....

MS: MY HOME   
    The 4th grade students presented an arts integrated program, MS:MY HOME, to students and parents on Friday, October...

Hwy 80 Songwriter's Festival - Songwriter at PSE!   
    On Thursday, October 23, 2104, Singer/Songwriter Richelle Putnam taught an arts integrated  lesson to...

MCC: My College Cares Day at PSE   
     Meridian Community College staff members and students volunteered at PSE on Tuesday, October 21,  from...
Kathy Brookshire volunteers with Kindergarten students!

Panda-Monium Performs at PTA   
     Panda-monium, the 5th grade Honor choir, performed 3 selections at the first PTA meeting of the year on October...

RIF at PSE!   
On Friday, September 8, Mrs. Whittington's class participated in a video about the Reading is Fundamental Program funded by the...

Jimmie Rodgers at PSE   
Local musician Britt Gully appeared at PSE on Tuesday, September 2, as Jimmie Rodgers, the Father of Country Music!  Dressed...

Visiting Artist, Beth Radford   
On Monday, August 25, visiting artist Beth Radford worked with students in Mrs. Lott's 1st grade classroom. This visit was a...