Longest Elementary received the following letter and certificate from The Kentucky Board of Education and Dr. Terry Holliday Kentucky Education Commissioner. These reflect a tremendous amount of work and dedication by our staff and students and we are proud of this achievement.
Longest Elementary Sharpshooters won Region 3 Elementary Division. The Sharpshooters have been undefeated five weeks in a row at Muhlenberg County High School, Regionals, Adairville, Lewisburg, and Longest Invitational. Awesome job Sharpshooters!! You make Longest proud!!
2nd Grade "Spooky Night" Performance
4th Grade "American Voices" Performance
LES Facebook Page Mr. Hardison has started a Facebook page to improve two-way communication. Information covering a wide range of topics will be shared so stop for a visit. Check it out and Like it if you are interested in getting updated information at https://www.facebook.com/LongestElementarySchool.
2013-2014 SBDM Council Elected
Kelsi Drury - Teacher Representative, Sara Armour - Teacher Representative, Toni Reynolds-Teacher Representative, Sarah Cronin - Parent Representative, and Kelly Teague - Parent Representative. The council will begin work in July. The council will determine its regular meetings times and will post information on the web and through Facebook. Regular meetings are open to the public so all interested can attend and observe the sessions.
LES--Learning Everyday to Succeed
Longest Elementary School is dedicated to producing literate, competent, responsible students who will be able to reason critically, and become functioning and productive members of the school, community and the broader society. School personnel will have high expectations for all students. A positive learning environment will be created that is conducive for students to achieve higher levels of academic performance and continue a pattern of lifelong learning.
Longest Elementary School serves students from entry level primary up through 5th Grade. We are located in Powderly, KY, just off Highway 62, and we provide an educational home for students from a number of rural areas in Muhlenberg County. LES draws students from the northern part of the county, the Graham and Powderly communities. Our teaching staff has high expectations for our students and we work with each student to achieve the highest of standards. We care about each child and want to provide the skills they need to be successful at the next level, because we believe all children can succeed. Another major component of our successful school is our continued focus on school culture and our belief if we create a positive caring environment, students will enjoy their time at school and it will increase their levels of learning. LES will be incorporating a Positive Behavioral Instruction Plan that will help students understand what behaviors are appropriate and what they need to do on a daily basis to be successful future leaders.
1020 North Main Street Greenville, KY 42345
Phone: 270.338.2842 Phone: 270.338.5113 Fax: 270.338.3002 Family Resource Center: 270.977.9096
To accomplish our vision, Longest Elementary will provide a comprehensive academic program that supports literacy development, and a high quality of reading instruction for all students. School personnel, parents and community members will be partners in the ongoing progress of reading improvement. A positive learning environment will foster intellectual, social and technical skills accomplished through professional development, collaborative leadership and parental support. It is toward this end that our school motto has been established…