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    Square 1 Art is a fabulous way for you to own a piece of your child's artwork and purchase keepsakes for friends and family members. It is also a great way to help raise funds that will go back into South Effingham Elementary's art classroom. Take a look at the items that are available by clicking on the Square 1 Art link below. Remember that each item is personalized with your child's artwork!

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  • February Mustang Messenger

    Do you want to know what is happening at South Effingham Elementary School? Of course you do! Click on the mustang below to find out what will be going on during the busy month of February.



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  • February Specials Calendar

    Due to Parent/Teacher Conferences and a holiday, it may be difficult to remember which special you will be having on which day. Don't get confused! Check out the specials calendar for the month of February so that you can stay on track. Click on the icon below to access the calendar!



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  • Georgia Shape School

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

     every child in Georgia." 

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  • 4H



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


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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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  • spring run
    40th Spring Run
    Click  INFORMATION  to find out about the Jacan Brown and Coca Cola 40th Spring Run in Springfield, GA.
    Click  ENTRY FORM  to print the entry form for the Jacan Brown and Coca-Cola 40th Spring Run in Springfield, GA.     
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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.