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South Green Elementary School News
Talent Show!

Our annual Talent Show is Monday, May 21, from 8:30-10:00 and 1:00-2:15. 

South Green Elementary Title I Family Survey

South Green Elementary is dedicated to providing a quality education for every student in our district.  Your comments and concerns are very important, since they influence the direction programs will take in the future.  Please answer and submit this survey by May 21st

Click here to fill out the survey

One Voice Spring Concert

The Highland Elementary Chorus and South Green Elementary Songbirds present their One Voice Spring Concert!  The concert is Tuesday, May 15, at 5:30pm at the Glasgow High School Auditorium.  The suggested entrance donation is $5.  All proceeds will go to the South Green Elementary and Highland Elementary Music Programs.

Gillie Hyde Ford to hold Drive 4 UR School Event

Gillie Hyde Ford-Lincoln and Highland Elementary School are working together to help raise up to $6,000 in support of  Glasgow Independent School District as part of Ford Motor Company’s Drive 4 UR School program. Members of the Glasgow-area community will have the opportunity to raise money for the Glasgow Independent School District by test-driving a Ford vehicle. For every person who

test-drives a new Ford vehicle at this one-day event, Ford Motor Company will donate $20, up to a maximum donation of $6,000, to Glasgow Independent School District.

For every person who takes a test-drive in a new Ford vehicle, Ford Motor Company will donate $20 to Glasgow Independent School District. In total, a maximum donation of $6,000 could be raised!

Date:          Friday, May 11th, 2018

Time:         3:30 P.M. – 6:30 P.M.

Location:   Highland Elementary School

                   164 Scottie Drive.

                   Glasgow, KY 42141

NOTES: *NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER WITH A VALID DRIVER’S LICENSE AND VALID AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE. Donation of $20 per valid test-drive, up to 300 total test-drives, for a maximum total donation of $6,000 per event. Limit one (1) donation per person and one (1) donation per household.

Interviews are available with Gillie Hyde Ford-Lincoln representatives. Please contact  Marilee Gore at 270-576-0086.

Glasgow Independent Students participate in Special Olympics

The Special Olympics Track and Field games were held on Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Bowling Green.  Glasgow had 13 athletes to participate!

From South Green:

Yesenia Juarez-Ramirez placed 3rd in softball throw and 5th in 50 meter walk.

Reid Harper placed 3rd in softball throw and 1st in 50 meter dash.

Cherish Farmer placed 1st in softball throw and 1st in 50 meter dash.

From Glasgow Middle School:

Kelsey Barfield placed 3rd in softball and 3rd in 100 meter dash.

Dalton Farmer placed 3rd in softball and 4th in 100 meter dash.

Moheema Rahman placed 3rd in softball and 2nd in 50 meter walk.

James Phelps placed 1st in softball and 1st in 50 meter dash.

Larry Powell placed 4th in softball and 4th in 50 meter dash.

From Glasgow High School: 

Abby Maysey placed 2nd in softball and 4th in 100 meter dash.

Dustin Poland placed 1st in softball and 2nd in 100 meter dash.

Amber Polston placed 1st in softball and 3 100 meter dash.

Christian Dewitt placed 2nd in 100 meter dash and 3 in shot put.

Devon Thompson placed 1st in standing long jump and 1st in shot put.


Inquiring Minds Incredibles Camp - Registration is Open!

Inquiring Minds Incredibles Camp

Calling all Incredible rising 2nd-6th graders!  The summer is in peril and it's up to the Scotties to save it!  Join us June 18-22 at Glasgow High School for a week of super fun as we learn about Mr. Incredible, Elastigirl, Violet, Dash and Jack-Jack from the hit movie The Incredibles.  We will explore the principles behind these heroes’ powers, create our own incredible art, find our hidden strengths, solve problems and work together as Incredible Scottie Supers!   Join the Inquiring Minds staff as we take you on an incredible journey of SUMMER FUN.

Camp Hours are from 8:00 – 1:00.  Breakfast and lunch will be served, and each student will receive a camp T-shirt - and some Incredible memories!

Register at the link below:



Lady Scotties Basketball Camp
Lady Scotties Basketball Camp 
Session 1 (Grades K-4) May 8-10 from 3:15-5:00 at GHS
Session 2 (Grades 5-8) May 14-16 from 3:15-5:00 at GHS
The cost is $25 for each session.  Download registration brochure here.
For more info contact Justin Stinson at justin.stinson@glasgow.kyschools.us or 651-8801.
Spring Fling Family Dance

SGE's Jr. Beta Club is sponsoring a Spring Fling Family Dance on Friday, April 20, from 6pm-8pm at the SGE Gym.  Tickets are $5 per person or $20 per family.  Refreshments will be provided. Students must be accompanied by a parent/guardian for this event. 

Tickets may be purchased via the flyer that went home with students or at the door.

Lunch and Learn: ADHD in Children

The Barren County and Glasgow Family Resource Centers are sponsoring a Lunch and Learn event on Tuesday, April 17, from Noon to 1pm at the TJ Pavilion.  The topic is: ADHD in Children.  Please click here for more information.

Summer Fun Fest is April 12!

The Summer Fun Fest is coming up!  This is an event where you can learn all about the fun opportunities for your student to enjoy over the summer break.  Please click here for more information.

2018 State Testing Schedules

We ask that parents ensure that all students have ample rest, eat a good breakfast and

necessary appointments be scheduled in the afternoons on testing dates.

SGE Scotties Love to Read!

We're celebrating the love of reading at SGE!  Take a look: https://youtu.be/UMA2DhY4MuU!

Spring Picture Day--March 2nd!

Spring Picture Day is March 2nd.  Please do not wear green on this day, as it interferes with the photography software.

There is no school for students on Monday, February 19, 2018.

Nurturing Norton's Drive Extended!

SGE students are teaming up with students at Temple Hill Elementary to collect supplies for families in need at Norton's Hospital. The drive has been extended through Tuesday, February 6.  Please click here for more information about items being collected.

Welcome Back!

We hope you had a restful break and that you're ready for another great semester at SGE!

Lost and Found Items to Be Donated

Is your child missing a coat or jacket?  SGE's Lost and Found is overflowing.  Stop by the office to get a visitor's tag and take a look in our Lost and Found if your child is missing an article of clothing.  Unclaimed items will be donated to charity on the afternoon of December 19.

Winter MAP Testing Continues

We are in the midst of Winter MAP testing.  Please click here for the schedule.

SGE 30th Anniversary Celebration

On November 23, 1987, South Green Elementary opened its doors to students.  We’re celebrating our 30th Anniversary the week of November 13-17, 2017, with special dress-up days.  We invite you to participate.


Monday, November 13--Wear SGE’s original colors: green and yellow.

Tuesday, November 14--Hats off to 30 Years: Wear a hat.

Wednesday, November 15--30 Years of Growing Leaders: Where will you be in 30 years? Dress as the career you might choose when you grow up.

Thursday, November 16--1980’s Day: Dress in the style of the decade SGE opened.

Friday, November 17--Wear SGE’s colors of today: blue and white.


We will also host a reception on Tuesday, November 14, from 5:30pm-7:00pm at South Green Elementary.  Refreshments will be served.  Guests will get a chance to share school memories with one another.  A memorabilia display and a slideshow will remind us of SGE through the years.  Former students and SGE employees, along with the whole Glasgow community, are invited to attend the reception. We look forward to seeing you!

Picture Retake Orders Due November 7

Picture retake orders are due Tuesday, November 7, 2017.

Fundraiser Item Pick Up Day is Wednesday, Oct. 11

If you child sold items for the recent fundraiser, please pick up those items from South Green Elementary on Wednesday, Oct. 11, between 2:30pm and 5:00pm.

DAV Shares Flag Etiquette

Members of Chapter 20 of the DAV recently shared flag etiquette with the student body.  They also instructed the newly installed Flag Leaders on how to properly raise and lower the flag and fold it for storage.

High Attendance Day is Sept. 20th!

Wednesday, September 20, 2017, is Kentucky's High Attendance Day.  High Attendance Day is a day set aside to highlight the importance of students being at school as much as possible. Kentucky’s High Attendance Day is sponsored by the Kentucky Directors of Pupil Personnel (KDPP) organization. The organization funds regional and state cash prizes that go directly to the winning elementary, middle and high schools.  We'd love to win High Attendance Day.  Do you best to be at school on Wednesday, September 20th!

MAP Testing

MAP Testing is in progress at South Green Elementary.  Please click here for a schedule.

National Beta Winners Recognized

South Green Elementary Beta students were recognized at the September 11, 2017 GIS Board meeting for their outstanding accomplishments at the National Jr. Beta Convention in Orlando, FL. in June.   They received 3rd place in Group Talent and Emory Gardner received 2nd place in Speech.

SGE PTO Night at McDonald's

Tuesday, September 12, 2017, is SGE PTO Night at the Glasgow McDonald's.  A percentage of inside sales from 5pm to 8pm will be donated to the SGE PTO.

Food Drive for Community Relief--Deadline Extended!

Community Relief Fund is once again collecting nonperishable food items for our local food pantry. To help our community and show support of Community Relief, South Green Elementary will be collecting nonperishable food items for the pantry. Those items will be presented to Dr. Mody as part of our Patriots Day Program on September 11. This is definitely a “Think Win-Win” (Habit 4) opportunity. The classroom that collects the most items will receive their choice of a popcorn party, snow cone party, or cotton candy party compliments of South Green FRC. All nonperishable food items are due to South Green by Friday, September 8.

School Picture Orders Due!

School picture orders are due back to school by Monday, September 11, 2017.

Picture Day is August 24!

Graham Photography will be at South Green Elementary for fall pictures on Thursday, August 24, 2017.  Green screen technology will be used to allow for different backgrounds; therefore, we ask that your child not wear green on picture day.

Solar Eclipse Information for Glasgow Independent Schools

Link to letter for Glasgow Independent families and students about the upcoming eclipse.

GIS District Open Enrollment

District wide Open Enrollment will be held at each school on Thursday, July 20th from 12:00 pm until 6:00 pm.   Please go to the school that your child will be attending to enroll them.   

Superhero Ride Through the Community!

South Green Elementary, it is time to get out your capes!  Mark your calendars for our “Superhero Ride” through the community!  Come to one of the stops below to meet the SGE faculty and staff on our fun-filled “Superhero Ride” Monday, July 31st,  from 5:00pm-7:00pm. We want to start the year off by celebrating the characteristics that make South Green special; therefore, we will be dressed as superheroes to represent that we are all unique and special. Feel free to allow your child to dress up as their own superhero.  We will be handing out some superhero supplies, too. Look for the fire truck to know we are on the way! See below for the locations and times of our superhero stops.

    Superhero Stops

  1. Tara Estates/500 Lauderdale Drive (5:05-5:20)

  2. Lakeview Boulevard Apartments (5:25-5:40)

  3. Bluegrass Apartments (5:45-6:00)

  4. South Green Church of Christ/ Back parking lot (6:05-6:20)

  5. 530 Bunche Avenue (6:25-6:40)

  6. 200 Carnation Drive (6:45-7:00)

We can't wait to see you!

Cram the Cruiser

It's time to Cram the Cruiser!  The Glasgow Police Department, Barren County Sheriff's Department, and NASH ICON 103.7 are hosting their annual school drive event to benefit the students of Glasgow and Barren County on Friday, July 28, from 10am-6pm.  Please consider donating school supplies at the following locations: Wal-Mart, Dollar General (Shane Drive location), or Family Dollar (Southgate Plaza).  Please click here for more information.

SGE Back to School Bash

The South Green Elementary Back to School Bash will take place at SGE on August 3, 2017.  Please click here for more information. For information in Spanish, please click here.

Emory Gardner wins 2nd place at National Jr. Beta Convention

South Green Elementary student, Emory Gardner recently competed at the National Jr. Beta Convention in Orlando, FL.  Emory won 2nd place in the Division 1 Speech Competion.  Congratulations Emory!

South Green Elementary wins 3rd place at Nationals

South Green Elementary recently competed at the National Jr. Beta Convention in Orlando, FL.  They received 3rd place in the Division 1 Group Talent competion.  Congratulations to all the students and sponsors for working so hard for this honor!

First Responder of the Year Nominations Being Accepted

First Responder of the Year nominations are being accepted now through September 5, 2017.  Please click here for more information.

Scholastic Book Fair Oct. 23-27

The SGE Library will be hosting a Scholastic Book Fair October 23-27, 2017.  The Book Fair will be open each day from 8:30am to 2:15pm (Closed 9:30am-10:30am for inventory, restock, and staff lunch). Forms of payment accepted are cash, check (made payable to SGE), or credit (cardholder must be present).  The Book Fair is a great time for your student to build his or her personal library while raising funds for the school library. If you have any questions, please email laura.johnson@glasgow.kyschools.us.  

Children's Day Celebration Tonight!

The 2017 Children's Day Celebration will be from 6pm-8pm on November 20.  

Childrens Day

Vote for the 2018-19 School Year Calendar

There are two options available for the community to vote on for the 2018-19 Glasgow Independent school calendar.  The poll will be open until Sunday, December 3rd. 

Pop in for Student Led Conferences Jan. 25!

Student Led Conferences will be held on Thursday, January 25, from 3pm-6pm at South Green Elementary.

Read Across America Week Feb. 26-Mar. 2

SGE is celebrating the love of reading for the fun of it by participating the the National Education Associations' Read Across America Week!  It's the week of February 26th-March 2nd (Dr. Seuss's Birthday).  We've got lots of fun activities planned, as well as, dress-up days.  Click here for more information.

Spring MAP Testing in March

Spring MAP testing will take place in March.  Please click here for the schedule.

Papa John's Battle of the Schools to Benefit FRC

Glasgow's Papa John's Pizza is hosting a Battle of the Schools to raise money for local Family Resource Centers on Wednesday, December 6.  Please click here for more information.

Notices from SGE Library

Overdue Notices will be sent home with report cards.  If your student receives an overdue notice, please encourage them to return their library books or renew them if they are still reading them.  There is not a fee for overdue books; however, a fee is assessed on lost books.  Please contact Mrs. Johnson if you believe your student got an overdue notice in error (laura.johnson@glasgow.kyschools.us).

SGE Night at Glasgow McDonald's Feb. 13

February 13 is SGE Night at the Glasgow McDonald's.  A portion of inside sales that evening will go to the SGE PTO.

T-Shirt Orders Due November 21

SGE is offering several t-shirts for sale.  Please click here to access an order form with pictures of the various t-shirts.  Orders with payment are due Tuesday, November 21, 2017.

Picture Retakes Oct. 19

Retakes for School Pictures will be taken on Thursday, Oct. 19th.  Students needing their picture retaken should not wear green on this day.

Red Ribbon Week--Oct. 23rd-27th

Red Ribbon Week is observed Oct. 23rd-27th.  Please click here to learn more about Red Ribbon Week.

Students are encouraged to participate in Red Ribbon Week's special dress-up days:

Monday 10/23--Wear red

Tuesday 10/24--Wear a superhero shirt or dress as a superhero

Wednesday 10/25--Wear boots or Western-style clothing/Orange

Thursday 10/26--Wear a lei or Hawaiian-style clothes

Friday 10/27--Wear blue and white and tennis shoes 

Ready, Set, Grow University

Is your child starting Kindergarten soon? Are you looking for something to help prepare them for a Kindergarten classroom setting? As a parent, would you like information to ease your child’s transition into school? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, Ready, Set, Grow University is the answer for you! Please click here for more information.

Angel Tree Applications

Angel Tree Applications will be accepted at the Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library from September 25 through September 27, 2017.  Please click here for more information.

Thanksgiving Reading Challenge!

It is very important for students to continue to read and write over Thanksgiving Break.  Thus, we are issuing a Thanksgiving Reading Challenge!  Click here to find out more about the challenge and the incentive offered for reading over Thanksgivinng Break.

Cookies with Santa!

Join us for Cookies with Santa on Thursday, December 7, from 5pm to 7pm at South Green Elementary.

SGE Drama Club Presents The Little Mermaid Jr.

Disney’s THE LITTLE MERMAID JR. is playing at Glasgow High School Auditorium starting on Thursday, November 2nd, at 6:00p.m. for opening night and Friday, November 3rd, at 6:00 p.m. for the final performance. The 60-minute musical, designed for middle-school aged performers, is based on the 2008 Broadway production and the 1989 animated feature film. The Kindergarten through 5th Grade cast contains approximately 58 students from South Green Elementary led by Music Teacher, Tambra Cambron, with Co-Directors, Holly Alexander and Lorraine Elleman.

A performance of Disney’s THE LITTLE MERMAID JR.  is open to the public. Tickets will go on sale October 11th, and can be purchased at South Green Elementary each morning between the hours of 7:00- 8:30 a.m. or at the door. Admission is $7. For more information, call 270-651-3806.

Congratulations, Caroline!

Congratulations to Caroline Bishop for winning our school-wide spelling bee! And congratulations to Elise England for being our runner-up.

Kindergarten Registration March 6

SGE is hosting Kindergarten Registration on Tuesday, March 6, from Noon to 6pm.  Please click here for more information about required documents.  Call 270-651-3806 with questions and we'll be glad to help!

The Scholastic Book Fair Is Here!

The SGE Library will host a Scholastic Book Fair March 12-16, 2018.  Family Night will be Thursday, March 15, from 4pm-6pm. 

Congratulations, Sriram!

Congratulations to Sriram Muppala! Sriram was the student to earn the most Accelerated Reader points last semester, so the SGE library will be named after him for the remainder of the year.  Encourage your student to read and take AR tests.

Super Saturdays

Super Saturdays will be offered at WKU from noon to 2:30 on the four Saturday afternoons in February. Classes in a variety of content areas are planned for advanced students in grades 1-8. Please go to https://www.wku.edu/gifted/super_saturdays/ to access information and download the application. Super Saturdays are well known for their minds-on and hands-on learning opportunities.

Strut Your Scottie Calendar Contest

The Glasgow High School FCCLA club is hosting our 1st Annual Strut Your Scottie Pride Contest..  The 2017 Strut Your Scottie Calendar Contest is  for Glasgow Independent School Elementary students K-5.  The top twelve contestants will be featured in a Glasgow Scottie themed 2018 calendar to be sold in the community.


School Supply Lists Available

Please click here to access the 2017-2018 School Supply Lists or click the link on the menu to the left.

Shop at Amazon.com to benefit SGE PTO

Do you shop via Amazon.com?  If so, you could be shopping to benefit the SGE Parent Teacher Organization. 

 By clicking here and shopping like you normally would, Amazon donates 0.5% of your purchases back to South Green.  Once you choose SGE PTO as your AmazonSmile charity, Amazon will even remind you to use it when you shop.  Please share this information with your friends and family and help us make the school the best it can be!


South Green Elementary Students Win at Jr. Beta

South Green Elementary students recently competed at the Kentucky Jr. Beta State Convention.   Group Talent placed 2nd in Division I.  Caroline Bishop placed 1st in Essay.  Audra Austin placed 2nd in Digital Art.  Emory Gardner placed 3rd in Speech.   The Quiz Bowl team received 3rd place and the Tower of Power team received 2nd place.   All of these students will be advancing to the National Jr. Beta competion to be held in Savannah, Georgia in June.

Chorus Students Recognized at February Board meeting

Students from Highland Elementary, South Green Elementary, Glasgow Middle School and Glasgow High School were recognized at the February regular meeting of the Glagow Board of Education.   The students were recognized for being selected and participating in the KMEA and ACDA All-State Choir.

Congratulations, Academic Team!

SGE's Academic Team recently competed in their district competition.  They did an amazing job! 

Quick Recall: 1st Place

Future Problem Solving: 2nd Place

Mathematics: Diya Nair 1st Place

Science: Diya Nair 1st Place

Gracyn Wellman 3rd Place

Sriram Muppala 4th Place

Social Studies: Sriram Muppala 1st Place

Colby Brewster 5th Place

Language Arts: Gracyn Wellman 1st Place TIED

Caroline Bishop 1st Place TIED

Arts and Humanities: Colby Brewster 1st Place

Caroline Bishop 2nd Place

Tember Hurt 3rd Place

Written Composition: Audrey Crain 1st Place

First Place Overall!

Glasgow High School Choral Department presents Meredith Wilson's The Music Man

Glasgow High School Choral Department presents Meredith Willson’s The Music Man.  The performances will take place in the GHS Auditorium on March 2 and 3 at 7PM and March 4 at 2PM.  Tickets are available online at  https://ghsmusical.ludus.com and at the door.  If you have any questions or special seating arrangements, please contact us at ghsticketsales@gmail.com or 270-651-8801.

Shirts for the show can be ordered from the following link:   The Music Man T-Shirt Order Forms  



Glasgow Board of Education Local Planning Committee Meeting Notification

The Glasgow Board of Education Local Planning Committee will hold a meeting on Tuesday, February 20, 2018, at 6:00 p.m. at Glasgow Middle School at 105 Scottie Drive, Glasgow Kentucky.  The purpose of the meeting is an orientation meeting in regards to developing a new District Facility Plan. 

Glasgow Board of Education Local Planning Committee Public Forum Notification

The Glasgow Board of Education Local Planning Committee will hold a public forum on Thursday, February 20, at 5.30 p.m. at Glasgow Middle School at 105 Scottie Drive, Glasgow Kentucky. The local planning committee will solicit public comments regarding district facilities and the district facility plan.

2018-19 School Calendar

The 2018-19 GIS school calendar has been finalized.  Please click the link to view the calendar 2018-19 Calendar.

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South Green Elementary School
300 James T Rogers Road
Glasgow, KY 42141  

Phone: (270) 651-3806 
Fax: (270) 651-8957