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  • August Specials Calendar

    The specials calendar for the month of August can be easily accessed by clicking on the link above. Hopefully this will make it easier for you and your child to keep up with the new specials rotation. 

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  • August Newsletter

    Welcome Back! Can you believe that it is the beginning of a brand new school year? The month of August is certain to be a busy month for everyone. To find out what is happening at SEES during the month of August, click on the following link to access the August Newsletter. It contains a huge amount of pertinent information about school uniforms, etc. Get ready for a great 2016-2017 school year at South Effingham Elementary!

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  • Protect yourself and your family from mosquito-borne viruses such as West Nile Virus, Eastern Equine Encephalitis, and Zika virus. Find out how by clicking on the image below. An attached flyer from the Effingham County Health Department will give you important information and tips about things that you can do to cut down on the mosquito population. 


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  • Georgia Shape School

    "Thirty minutes of physical activity - every day,every school,

     every child in Georgia." 

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  • read
    Reading events from this year (along with some great pictures) can be found at our Media Center section.  Take a look!!  Click HERE to visit.  
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  • 4H



       important dates, files and information on the 4-H educational program


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mission & vision

Our Mission
"Our school is a safe and positive place where teachers challenge, students excel,
friendships form, and bright futures are made."
A note from our Principal
At South Effingham Elementary School, students come first. To make certain this occurs, our entire school family, including teachers/staff members, parents, and administrators, work together to provide the best possible educational environment for our students. Read more 
New to the area?
If you are new to the district, you may find these areas of our website to be helpful:
  • Newcomers - Get information about the area including utilities, county government, city and school resources.
  • Data Dashboard - Learn how Effingham County makes the grade by visiting our data reporting area, with links to district/school report cards as well as graduation rates and population statistics.