Free School Supplies!

backpackPeabody’s newest adopter, Lindenwood Christian Church, will be giving away free school supplies to Peabody students this Saturday, August 2, from 9 am – 3 pm! 

Details from our adopter:

Lindenwood will send buses to pick up parents from Peabody School starting at 8:45 am.  There will be a bus transporting parents in 30 minute intervals.  Lindenwood is providing breakfast and lunch to parents and students.  The last bus will pick up from Peabody at 2:15 pm.  Parents do not have to stay at the church the entire time.  Lindenwood will transport back to Peabody within 30 to 45 minutes.  There will be fun activities such as face painting and games for children.

Thank you, Lindenwood!

‘Meet and Greet’ New Teachers This Tuesday!

Welcome our new teachers on Early Registration night!


Join us for a “New Teacher Meet and Greet”

When:  Tuesday, July 22nd from 5:30 – 7:00 pm

Where:  The Peabody Playground

 *Note:  Early Registration is Tuesday, July 22nd from 4-7pm.

Click here to see requirements for registration!

Please join the Peabody family in welcoming our newest staff members:

Ms. Kari Griswold joins the Peabody family  by way of Alexandria, Egypt where she taught 1st grade and Avon Park, Florida where she taught KK.

Mrs. Jillian Atlas joins the Peabody family by way of Corning Achievement School District where she taught 3rd grade.  Mrs. Atlas will be teaching 2nd grade Optional this school year.

Ms. Jennifer Douberly joins the Peabody family by way of Frayser Achievement School District where she taught 4th grade.  Ms. Douberly will be teaching 3rd grade this school year.

Ms. Pletcher joins the Peabody family by way of Malaga Spain where she taught KK/1st and Mobile, Alabama where she taught 3rd.  Ms. Pletcher will be teaching 3rd grade Optional this school year.

Mrs. Sue O’Hearn joins the Peabody family by way of Tipton County School District where she taught 5th grade Math.  Mrs. O’Hearn will be teaching 5th grade Optional this school year.

Ms. Amy Paller joins the Peabody family by way of Lebonheur Hospital Teacher and Ridgeway Middle School where she taught a range of students from KK-8th grade.  Ms. Paller will be teaching Instructional Resource this school year.


Please view below for staffing for the 2014-2015 School Year:


Lisa Gunn


Candace Moore

Olivia Malland

Rebecca Teagarden

Kari Griswold


Margie Katz-  Optional

Atarius Walton

Willia Smith

Carrie Ross- Looping with KK class


Jillian Atlas-  Optional

Iris Myers

Audrey Farmer


Carissa Pletcher (Reading/Social Studies)-  Optional

Mary Cooper (Math/Science)

Connie Davis (Reading/Social Studies)

Jennifer Douberly (Math/Science)


Gina Guthrie (Reading)-  Optional

Anna Hardin (Math)

Debbie Smith (Science/Social Studies)


Sue O’Hearn (Math)-  Optional

Mavis Stitt (Science/Social Studies)



Dinara Bowers

Inesa Linch



Celeste Brown

Amy Paller


PLC COACH:  Lashunda Bell


SCHOOL COUNSELOR:  Christopher Jones




MUSIC:  Jerry Sanders

ART:  Shelly Momany

PE:  Willie Leflore

LIBRARIAN:  Dwight Malone


CLUE:  Donna Allen

SPEECH:  Katie Adimus

ESL:  Margaret Yoder






Your Feedback Can Help Make Peabody Even Better!

Screenshot 2014-07-20 22.01.24The start of school is just a few weeks away!

Give the school your feedback now to pave the way for improvements in the coming school year!

Just give Peabody 10 minutes of your time to fill out this survey.  The school’s administration will be using the results to increase parental engagement, as well as teacher and student performance!

Click here to fill out the survey online!


Sponsor a Peabody After School Club!

Would you or your employer sponsor a Peabody Club?

Screenshot 2014-07-07 22.44.17We are asking for donations of time, special interest, resources, or money. Want to assist with the Garden Club? Donate supplies for Crafty Kids? Bring in a guest chef to the Cooking Club? Sponsor a child so he can join a club? Here’s your chance.

See the clubs listed below. Let Karen Golightly ( know if you’re interested.

  • Mini Mad Scientist
  • Crafty Kids
  • Creative Critters,
  • Beading Buddies
  • Passport to the World
  • Drama Club
  • Garden Club
  • Computer Club
  • Kid Fit Club
  • Sports Club (Eagle Club)
  • Russian Club
  • Journalism Club
  • Cooking/Recipe Club
  • Debate Club
  • Jr. BETA Club