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The mission of North DeSoto Upper Elementary is to provide opportunities for students to achieve their personal best, become responsible and productive members of society, and embrace lifelong learning in a positive environment.




Administrative Assistant

North Desoto 3-5 Staff

Million Word Club

Garrett Foster

Laney Johnson

Cameron Latin

Elextra Logan

Collin McNeely

Joseph Pilcher

Hayden St. Amant

Tristan Stewart

Madison Thorton

Edward Ware

Half Million Word Club

Dylan McCain

Jenna McCann

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State Assessment Scores


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Go Big, Go Bold


The Nation’s Report Card

A group of our 4th graders will represent thousands of others across the country on February 17th! Known as The Nation’s Report Card, NAEP is the largest nationally representative and continuing assessment of what students in the United States know and can do.



Learn more at http://1.usa.gov/1jVs1Wt.

Parent's page on Nation’s Report Card website http://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/parents/·       

What Every Parent Should Know About NAEP: Video version  http://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/videos/parentvideo/

W\hat Every Parent Should Know About NAEP:  PDF Version

Sample Questions Booklets http://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/about/booklets.aspx

Car Drop Off Times


Car Drop off times

7:20 AM - 7:45 AM


Dates to Remember

February 20 - 24, 2017

Winter Break - No School for Students


February 27, 2017

Professional Development Day - No School for Students


February 28, 2017

Student Return to School


March 10, 2017

Spring Pictures


March 11, 2017

Griffin 5K

Accelerated Reader

School Goal

40,000 points


Total AR Points



Are you meeting your goal?

Percent of Students scoring 85% and above on AR tests.


2024 = 55 %

2025 = 61 %

2026 = 64 %

2027 = 61 %

Math Challenge

School Goal

100% Fluency


How's your math fluency?


Percent of students scoring 100% on fluency challenge.


2024 = 23%

2025 = 28%

2026 = 21%

2027 = 13%