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Shawnee Heights Elementary
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Shawnee Heights Elementary


Welcome to Shawnee Heights Elementary School!  

Each day approximately 440 excited pre-K through sixth grade students attend our school.  

Our faculty and staff are committed to supporting academic, behavior and social needs of all students through quality instruction, secondary supports and services designed to meet the needs of all learners. 

Each and every student by virtue of attending SHES will be equipped with academic, behavior and social skillsets to support successful school and life outcomes. Small focus groups are provided for students who need additional time or supports or enrichment. In addition, individualized instructional plans and supports assist those students who require student specific intervention plans, programs, materials and providers including reading specialist, school counselor, gifted facilitator and special education staff.

Shawnee Heights Elementary provides extensive curricular programs including: daily physical education and vocal music, weekly counselor and library instruction, technology integration into each classroom, 5th/6th grade band and orchestra and Intramurals instructional programs.

Mission Statement

 The staff and families of Shawnee Heights Elementary School/ Pettit Building are committed to excellence in preparing our students through instruction, guidance, and support in a safe environment to be responsible citizens involved in lifelong learning.

School Hours


All Day Preschool (4yrs Old by August 31st): 9:10 a.m. - 4:05 p.m.

Grades Kindergarten - 6th: 9:10 a.m. - 4:05 p.m.

Children should not arrive at the building until after the first bus arrives at 8:45 a.m. or stay after 4:15 p.m.