Points of Pride

Health, Wellness & Safety

  • Comprehensive student assemblies, including on topics of character, kindness, and social skills
  • Before & after school Latchkey
  • Free breakfast and lunch for all students
  • Dental cleaning services for all students, twice a year
  • Vision and hearing screenings each year
  • Positive Behavior Intervention & Support (PBIS) program with weekly and monthly rewards

Student Participation

  • Black History Month celebration
  • Student assemblies throughout the school year
  • March is Reading Month activities
  • Honor Roll Recognition assemblies
  • Book Fairs three times a year
  • School Concerts throughout the school year



  • Student of the Month Recognition
  • Technology integrated into daily instruction 
  • Access to multiple educational websites at school and home
  • After school tutorial support
  • Full day Kindergarten
  • Full day Pre-school, including Head Start and the Great Start Readiness Program GSRP  (Monday through Thursday)
  • Over 75,000 books in our media centers
  • Leveled libraries in every classroom
  • Laptop carts in every classroom
  • Restorative Practices used in classrooms, K-5

Family Involvement

  • Monthly PTSA/Title 1 Parent Workshops
  • Monthly Title 1 informational newsletters
  • Volunteer Grandparent Program
  • PreK & Kindergarten Round Up 

Our Values

Pepper Elementary School values:

  • Grade-level collaboration, including data teams/Professional Learning Communities (PLC), to provide students with high quality instruction.
  • Use of innovative opportunities to promote student achievement.
  • Embrace and accept all members of our community.

Our Success Goals

Pepper Elementary School Goals for Success:

  • Effectively meet and challenge the diverse needs of today’s students.
  • Provide parents opportunities to actively participate in their child’s education.
  • Maintain a safe and secure academic setting. 
  • Nurture a spirit of cohesiveness, tolerance, cooperation and flexibility.