Tussing Elementary School

City of Colonial Heights, Virginia

Welcome to Tussing Elementary School!

Food Lion Math Night Rescheduled

Tussing's Food Lion Math Night scheduled for Wednesday, February 18th has been rescheduled and will be held on Wednesday, April 1st from 5:30 - 7:30.

Family Math Night at Food Lion, February 18, 2015


Admission is FREE!!!!

 Where: Food Lion @ Dunlop Farms                        

Date: Wednesday, February 18, 2015                              

Time: 5:30 – 7:30 (Come anytime between these times)

 Door Prizes, Grade Level Math Activity & Free Cake and Drinks!!!!!

(Donated by Food Lion)


Nacho Dinner, Book Fair & Parent Teacher Conferences

Nacho Dinner, Book Fair, & Parent/Teacher Conferences
Thursday, March 12, 2015

Book Fair       3:45 pm – 7:00 pm

Conferences   4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Dinner            5:00 pm – 6:30 pm 

Dinner @ Tussing Cafeteria
Book Fair @ Tussing Gym
Cost:    $3.00 per plate

The menu will be Nachos with a choice of toppings including beef, shredded cheese, nacho cheese sauce, lettuce, sour cream and one trip to the Colossal Ice Cream Bar.  

We Also Need YOUR Help ~ I can work the following shift:                                                

Set-up helper:       4:00 pm – 5:00 pm __________

Dinner Helper:       5:00 pm – 5:45 pm __________

Dinner Helper:       5:45 pm – 6:30 pm __________         

Thank you in advance for your assistance in making this a great event for our school!


Central Registration for Elementary School students will begin Monday, February 2, 2015.  The Central Registration Office is located in the Colonial Heights Technical Center and office hours are from 7:30a-3:00p. 

Please contact Mrs. Denise Underhill, Central Registration Secretary, if you have any questions. 

Colonial Heights Technical Center 
3451 Conduit Road 
Colonial Heights,VA 23834 
Phone (804)526-0321 

2015 Spelling Bee Champion

Congratulations to Addison for winning the 2015 Tussing Spelling Bee!!

SCA Officer Installation 2014

Congratulations to our 2014/2015 SCA Officers

President - Alex Chini
Vice President - Ashlyn Smith
Secretary - Jessica Sprouse
Treasurer - Brett Foster
Historian - Cole Cannon


Author visits Tussing Elementary

Ginjer L. Clarke is an author of exciting nonfiction animal books.  She visited Tussing Elementary to share her books and fascinating facts about some unusual creatures.


Colonial Heights Schools Fully Accredited for the 2014-2015 school year

Click the link below to see the letter from the Colonial Heights School Board regarding Colonial Heights Schools being fully accredited.

Happy School Year!! 2014-2015

Happy School Year!!  2014-2015

Tussing serves grades K-5 and about 630 students. On September 7, 2010 Tussing Elementary began its 35th year, and has seen many changes over the years. Most recently the school was renovated by adding a new addition, which took place in 2008. We hope you enjoy visiting our website, and if you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us at (804) 524-3440.

Memo Regarding Enterovirus D68

Recent media reports have described an increase in respiratory illnesses caused by Enterovirus D68 among pediatric patients.  While there not have been locally confirmed cases, we would like to share with you information form the Virginia State Health Department regarding symptoms and ways to prevent the spread of Enterovirus D68. 

Click to Read Memo Concerning Enterovirus D68

School Supplies Lists Published for 2014-15

4th Grade Program - Love Can Build a Bridge

Homework and Study Strategies for Students with Disabilities

Colonial Heights Schools Fully Accredited

Click the link below to see a letter from the Colonial Heights School Board regarding Full Accreditation of all five Colonial Heights Public Schools.


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