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.

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School Events
2/19/2016
•  Jean Day
  
 ArtQuest students created mini floats for Meridian Mardi Gras held on Saturday, February 6, 2016 on the lawn of City Hall....

  
    PSE third grade students celebrated the 156th birthday of our hometown, Meridian, on February 10, 2016 with an...

  
       Bonnie Gabel with KidsmART of New Orleans worked with students and teachers at PSE on January 27 and...

  
Haley Sowers, Miss Mississippi USA, read to 1st grade students on January 22, 2015.  She read a Fancy Nancy book to celebrate...

  
  First grade students performed their Christmas program, Rudolph's Radio Show,  on Friday, December 11, 2015 for students...

  
Local writer and musican Richelle Putnam recently worked with 4th and 5th grade students integrating narrative writing and music....

  
     On Wednesday, November 4, 2015, over 60 educators from across the state gathered for the MS Arts Commission's...

  
Thanks to an Arts South grant, Thodos Dance Company of Chicago performed "Imagine Dance " for all 5th grade students on Tuesday,...

  
Mrs. Holly Triplett, Teaching Artist, returned to PSE on Friday, 9/18, to work with students and teachers.  She taught an...

  
On Friday, May 1, 2015, PSE Kindergarten classes presented an arts integrated program, "ABC...Farewell" to students and parents....

  
     Students in 4th and 5th grades participated in ELA/Math/Science Olympics on April 10 and April 13 in the...

  
    Second grade students celebrated their grandparents on February 27, 2015 with the presentation of "Rock and Roll...

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

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

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

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

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

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