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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.




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State Assessment Scores


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Student of the Year



Griffin Reader Winter Service Project


Griffin Reader's winter service project is to collect books to donate to Shriners Hospital for Children. lf you bring TWO new books to the gym before school any Friday during December, you can wear jeans! You must bring your two books the same day that you wear jeans.



Box Tops


The National Elementary Honor Society and the PTO are working together to raise money for new curtains for the stage.  Please help by clipping box tops and sending them to school.



Car Drop Off Times


Car Drop off times

7:20 AM - 7:45 AM


Dates to Remember

Parent Teacher Meetings

December 15, 2016 = 3:30 - 6:30 PM

December 16, 2016 = 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM


December 19, 2016 - January 2, 2017

Christmas Holiday


January 3, 2017

Professional Development - No School for Students

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 = 60 %

2025 = 47 %

2026 = 55 %

2027 = 63 %


Math Challenge

School Goal

100% Fluency


How's your math fluency?


Percent of students scoring 100% on fluency challenge.


2024 = 53%

2025 = 45%

2026 =  28%

 2027 =  50%