University Elementary

The first "We Care School"

"Where everyone is someone and there's something for everyone" The neighborhood school that ROCKS!

Where everyone is someone, and there's something for everyone!

Operating as usual


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*5800 W. 70th Street
Shreveport, LA 71129

(next door to Turner Elementary/Middle School)


UES Parents: Please come by the school office to check the Lost and Found Monday-Friday 8-3pm. Any items left will be donated June 3rd.


University School Uniform Policy for 24-25. There are two NEW changes to the Uniform policy. 1) No crocs, backless shoes, house shoes, or wheels. 2) No pull over hoodies (UES logo hoodies are fine)

Photos from University Elementary's post 05/17/2024

SCHOOL’S OUT FOR SUMMER! A huge thank you to our University Elementary PTA and LarryP's Boiling Pot for catering our end of year staff party! It was delicious and so much fun!

We Care Schools Survey 2023-24 05/16/2024

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UES Guardians: We still have a few spots left for Summer School! Stop by the school office to pick up a Summer School application if your child was in Grades K-4 this school year and you would like them to attend! Summer School is June 3rd- June 14th 7:30-1:30pm

Photos from University Elementary's post 05/16/2024

EOY fun for 4th grade

Photos from University Elementary's post 05/15/2024

Day 3 ! Fifth Grade Celebration! Today marks the end of elementary school for our WILDCATS! They were honored with certificates and medallions for their hard work this year! The number of photos may be low but the memories are overflowing!

Photos from University Elementary's post 05/14/2024

Day 2 ! Today our 5th Graders took on SKATING at Hot Wheels Skating Palace and ended the day with a luau themed luncheon hosted by University Elementary PTA . We enjoyed a slideshow and some UES teacher trivia!

Photos from University Elementary's post 05/13/2024

Today our Fifth Graders enjoyed Monday Funday . We had a signing event, cheered on our kindergartners, and lots of other things. This is just the start of the festivities to end their final week of elementary school.


Help us celebrate our Cafeteria workers Monday May 13th. We appreciate all their hard work and dedication to feeding our students and staff. Thank you Mrs. Douglas, Mr. Dallas, Mrs. Lockett, Mrs. Gilbert, and Mrs. Vanessa! Feel free to write them a note or a small token of your appreciation.


5th grade University parents! There was a type-o in the 5th grade Parent letter. The 5th grade celebration is WEDNESDAY May 15th (not Tuesday) . We apologize for any confusion.

Photos from University Elementary PTA's post 05/11/2024

The best!

Photos from University Elementary's post 05/11/2024

1st Grade had their End of the Year Party today. We went bowling and to the Field of Dreams Park. It was a great day to be a first grader. Special thanks to all the parents who were able to make it today and help make this day such a fun end of our year party for our firsties!

Photos from University Elementary's post 05/10/2024

Kindergarten celebrated the end of the school year with a party at the Bounce House of Shreveport. 🎉


Event for incoming Youree Drive 6th graders!


Join us TONIGHT for our Upper Grade Academic Ball! Come dance the night away and celebrate a wonderful year! Dress as fancy or as casual as you like, but make sure you wear your dancing shoes! PTA will sell concessions in the cafeteria, and the DJ will be ready to rock in the auditorium. There will be strobe lighting. Dance is 5:30-7:30pm

Third, fourth, and fifth graders admitted plus one adult. This is NOT a drop-off event. All children must be accompanied by an adult.


Visit Town South Swim & Tennis Club on May 11th 11-3pm


Ordering supplies will be the easiest back to school shopping you do!!

We love how convenient school supply packs are! No schlepping around town going to crowded stores trying to find everything. Have your child’s supplies delivered right to their classroom next year. Use code UNI585 and order here


TONIGHT 5th graders are set to perform 101 Dalmatians KIDS just for you! Performance will be Thursday, May 9, 6:30 PM at the Captain Shreve HS Auditorium. Parents, siblings, grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, and family friends are all welcome to attend! Woof!

Photos from University Elementary PTA's post 05/07/2024



2024 Graduating Seniors who attended University Elementary school-Reminder! Join us at University Wednesday May 1st at 1:30 pm in your cap and gown for your walk down memory lane!


Congratulations Mrs. Barber!!! Put students are so fortunate to have a passionate music teacher! Can’t wait to hear the music with the new drums!!🪘

The LAPTA Board of Directors was so very impressed with the quality and number of applications that we doubled the number of grants we awarded this year! Thanks to all the teachers who applied -- our students are lucky to have you.
University Elementary PTA Tchefuncte Middle School PTA Magnolia Trace Elementary PTA


SCHOOLS CLOSED: Due to widespread power outages and impacted roadways, all Caddo schools and sites will be closed on Monday, April 29. CPSB is working with our utility partners to develop a plan for reopening schools.


Help us celebrate Mrs. Atkins our principal and the assistant principals, Ms. Harris and Mrs. Thomas for Principal and Assistant Principal Day on May 1st!

Photos from University Elementary's post 04/27/2024

UES 1st Graders enjoyed some time away from school attending a performance from the Theatre of the Performing Arts of Shreveport. We were also able to have some fun at the Duck Pond Park. Special thanks to all the parents who were able to attend.

Photos from University Elementary's post 04/26/2024

Kindergarten spent the day at Piney Park!

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