440 East Witt Road, Blairs, VA 24527
(434) 836-0006
(434) 836-3615

Southside School Mission Statement:

Our mission at Southside Elementary School is to work cooperatively with parents and the community in providing an educational environment in which all students have an opportunity to achieve their full potential and to become productive citizens.


The Administrators of Southside Elementary School foster a friendly, inviting, safe and supportive environment working together and building relationships.  We promote parental involvement and community involvement as we implement a shared school vision.

Our open door approach enables a productive communication between administrators, teachers, students, parents and our community.

Here at "Southside," WE STRIVE FOR EXCELLENCE!

-- Dr. Leslie Hackworth, Principal
-- Ms. Shelley Mayhew, Assistant Principal

Preparing Scholars for the 21st Century