Our Vision and Mission

Inspiring Excellence and Empowering Potential

Scott County Public Schools enables, inspires and empowers students to achieve high academic standards, lead ethical lives and become responsible citizens. Through a sustained commitment to education, SCPS aspires to establish a community of respectful, cooperative and compassionate learners.



Friday 10/10/14
Students wear theme for classroom
12:00 at Park
Congratulations to Madison Hensley in 2nd Grade for earning over $400 in donations this year for the Walk-A-Thon! She won the top prize which included a day out of school, a shopping spree at Toys-R-Us, and lunch at Chucky Cheese!

Photogenius will be at NES for Picture Retakes
October 21, 2014 at 10:30
Must have proof or note from home to have picture retaken

November 14, 2014
Games, BINGO, Cake Walk, Book Walk, Hay Ride, Face Painting, Food, Raffle Tickets, Dollywood Tickets, Dixie Stampede Tickets, Food Gift Certificates, and Much More!

Nickelsville Elementary School Report Card

Remember to Save Box Tops This Summer
Students may collect and turn boxtops in to the office. Make sure your child's name is on the sheet they turn in so they receive credit. Please arrange boxtops on a piece of paper in rows of 5 or 10.

Food City Value Card
Please make sure you link your value  card to NES. You can tell them when you check out or register your card online here


October 15 First Nine Weeks Ends
October 16 Teacher Workday 3:30-6:30
November 4 Election Day - Schools Closed
November 25 NES Dismises @ 12:45
November 26-28 Fall Break - Schools Closed
December 19 NES Dismisses @ 12:45
December 22-January 5 Winter Break - Schools Closed
January 5 Teacher Workday - Schools Closed
Januray 6 Students Return - 2nd Semester Begins
March 10 Teacher Workday 3:30-6:60
April 3 Good Friday - Schools Closed
April 6-10 Spring Break - Schools Closed
May 25 Memorial Day - Schools Closed
May 26 Second Semester Ends
NES Dismisses @ 12:45
May 27-28 Teacher Workdays

   Attendance Policy:

TARDIES: Arrival at school after 8:20 are Tardy. Students must report to the office upon arrival and have an excuse from parent, doctor, etc., and sign in to receive an admission slip from teh office.

ABSENCES: Students must bring an excuse the day he/she returns to school stating the reason for the absence. Students have 7 parent notes for the year which will in clude tardiness, early dismissals, or absences. After 7 parent notes, only doctor, dentist, court official, religious holiday, death of immediate family member, or other extenuating circumstances determined by the school administration, will be excused. Students are allowed 5 days after returning to school to complete make up work. Seven unexcused absences can result in referral to county attendance/truance officer.

For further detail on tardies and/or absences please read check the Attendance page.





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