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Have you been searching for the right elementary school for your children? Look no further. University Elementary School, founded in 1967, offers a comprehensive and engaging learning environment where your young children can thrive. We are a neighborhood public school and proud to be a part of our local community. We currently have over 1,000 students enrolled in our program, overseen by a dedicated staff of 140.

When you choose University Elementary School for your child, you'll partner with a school that has received a remarkable number of awards given the growth they have seen in a short period of time. This is a direct result of the passion our parents, teachers, support staff and students have for education and their community.

We invite anyone looking for an educational home for children between Pre-K and fifth grade to consider our curriculum. We guarantee you will be impressed by the unique, high-energy and engaging learning environment you will find at UES. Our goal is to keep our students excited about learning and growing by fostering a non-traditional learning environment that includes a wide variety of extracurricular activities.

For more information, or to find out if University Elementary School is the right fit for you and your children, give us a call or stop by the school today!

Important Carpool Information!

If you come to school at 7:30 - YOU GET RIGHT IN - Almost NO wait time. PLEASE AIM FOR 7:30!!! NOT 7:45. PLEASE DO NOT DROP OFF IN SECOND LANE WITHOUT A TEACHER OUT THERE - do not drop off before 7:15 - it is dangerous without teachers out there. No students should be crossing without an adult escort in carpool, no child should be left without adult supervision. We still have a lot of children arriving after 7:50, please try to get here earlier. They are missing important instruction! Thanks.


Upcoming Events:
MAR 6 World's Finest Chocolate Goes Home!
MAR 7 Spring Photos- no uniform; Cane's Dine Out Night 3-9pm ** We must tell the cashier we're from UES**
MAR 8 PTA Meeting at 12:00 in the Auditorium--Teacher Appreciation will be the main topic
MAR 9 Discoveries Candy Sale $1
MAR 10 NO SCHOOL!!! Professional Development Day
MAR 13-17 Book Fair
MAR 14 Kids on the Run 5:30 Southern Hills Park
MAR 17 St Patrick's Day Box Tops (10 Box Tops or $1) Staff & Parent Basketball rematch with Turner Elementary! 6pm
MAR 20-24 Teacher Appreciation

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Explore the extracurricular activities we offer


Have you been looking for ways to engage your children outside of the classroom? We offer our students a wide variety of extracurricular activities to choose from. Our long list of clubs, sports and activities ranges from soccer to coding club, ensuring that every child has the opportunity to enjoy a well-rounded experience at University Elementary School. Browse the Extracurriculars page on our site for more information and to find the right fit for your children.

Stay Involved in UES

Check out our upcoming events

Monkey see, monkey do. Encourage your children to stay engaged while staying informed on what’s going on at University Elementary School by attending an upcoming event. Browse the Upcoming Events page on our site and check back often for events that will keep you involved. We look forward to seeing you at the next one!

  • University Elementary School

    9900 Smitherman Drive
    Shreveport, LA 71115

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    Call Us
    Phone: 318-797-2240
    Contact Kasie Mainiero: kmainiero@caddoschools.org
    Fax: 318-797-0894

    Hours
    Mon: 7:30AM 4:00PM
    Tue: 7:30AM 4:00PM
    Wed: 7:30AM 4:00PM
    Thu: 7:30AM 4:00PM
    Fri: 7:30AM 4:00PM
    Sat: Closed
    Sun: Closed