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Tussing Elementary School

5501 Conduit Road, Colonial Heights, VA 23834   |  P: 804-524-3440   |  F: 804-526-7938
City of Colonial Heights, Virginia

Welcome to Tussing Elementary School!

2018/2019 SCA Officers

Congratulations to the new SCA officers and representatives!
 
 
President - Noah P.
Vice President - Logan B.
Treasurer - Madison S.
Secretary - Addison H.
Historian - Tyler B.

National Buy Your Yearbook Day - October 25, 2018

STEAM night - October 4, 2018

 
STEAM night - October 4, 2018
 
STEAM Night was simply AMAZING!!!!. We had over 150 families represented with about 275-300 Tigers in attendance.  Thanks to Mrs. Resnick and Mrs. Best for spear heading STEAM NIGHT.
 
 

Special Olympics Virginia - October 2018

Local athlete, Joe, wants YOU to donate $1 to Special Olympics when you visit any Hardee'slocation in Virginia during the month of October.  Help us reach our $100,000 goal so that more athletes like Joe can experience the sweet taste of success...While you enjoy one of Tony's award-winning made from scratch biscuits!
 
 
 

Congratulations to our SCA Candidates 2018

We are so proud of all of our SCA candidates for their wonderful speeches and posters this week!
 
 
 

September 2018 Newsletter

Open House - 8/30/18

We had a terrific time meeting new and returning Tigers at our Open House on August 30, 2018.  
 
           
    

Anthem Lemon-Aid Stand - July 2018

July 2018 - Anthem Lemon-Aid Stand
Tussing Tigers:  Madison, Giuliana, Kayla, Austin, Kierra, Vito, Colton, Jaxon
 
    

Principal for a Day

Congratulations to Madelyne Camp, who won the Tinsel Town silent auction to be Principal for a day!
 

Reading Garden Heros (May 2018)

Reading Garden Heros
Kneeling - Amelia Howison, Emilie Yates
2nd row sitting - Aysia Gross , Kayla Buffalow, Jordan Grimes
3rd Row - Alexis Shutt, Piper Howison, Madison Mingloski, Nicole Rogers
4th Row - Alexus Kruse, Kathryn Howison, Marley Briggs
 
Tussing Students
Kayla Buffalow
Madison Mingloski
Piper Howison
Amelia Howison
Marley Briggs
Alexis Shutt
 
 

Arbor Day Celebration 2018

Tussing Elementary 2nd Graders singing for the Colonial Heights Arbor Day Celebration at the Colonial Heights Animal Shelter on Friday, April 27th, 2018.
 

Congratulations to Mrs. Selfe - Teacher of the Year 2018 !

Mrs. Moody is the 2018 SVRTC Technology Teacher award recipient

Congratulations to our fourth grade teacher, Mrs. Moody!  She is the 2018 SVRTC Technology Teacher award recipient.  This award recognizes a classroom teacher who advances learning through the integration of technology into the curriculum.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Click on the link below to read about how she utilizes technology in her classroom:
 
 
 

Sock Drive was a huge success!! Thank you!!

Tussing's goal was to collect 1,000 pair of socks
TOTAL COLLECTED:  1,541 pair
Colonial Heights/Chesterfield Christmas Mother will collect and distribute the socks.
 

Veterans Day board

Celebrating and honoring our Veterans on a board at the front entrance.
 

Refrigerator donation from The Appliance Place

Our community helpers, The Appliance Place, donated a refrigerator to our school!

Donation of school supplies

 
Donation of school supplies from the Southside Virginia Association of Realtors.  Pictured are President, Steve Overguard, Mr. James and PTO President Danielle Marchant-Via.

"We Give Thanks" - Written by Mr. Souders sung by Tussing students

My School Bucks

 
If you are not using MySchoolBucks, please consider this option for quick and secure updating of available funds for lunch and breakfast for your child. Additionally, you will receive access to transaction history, meal purchase history, and can receive low balance alerts. The process is very easy and you can use your Visa, MasterCard, or Discover Card to supply funds to your child's account. Visit MySchoolBucks.com to create an account.
 
 
 

FREE AND REDUCED APPLICATION NOW ONLINE

 
 
To apply for free or reduced price meals, complete one application for ALL children in the household who are enrolled in Colonial Heights Public Schools.  Sign the application and return the application to any school in the school division. It may take up to 10 days for your application to be processed; during that time parents are responsible for purchasing meals. Parents are informed directly by Food Services if a child will receive free or reduced price meals.
Parents may use our online application system for Free and Reduced lunch Benefits. 
 
 
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.

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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