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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 280 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

    [email protected]


    Mrs. Stefanie Steward, Assistant Principal

    [email protected]



    Contact Information:

    Decatur County Board of Education

    Branson Townsend, Director

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

    Decaturville, TN 38329

    email: [email protected]

    Phone: (731) 852-2391

    Fax: (731) 852-2960