Welcome to McConnell Elementary!

McConnell Elementary School has a talented and experienced staff who enthusiastically works together to ensure an appropriately challenging and positive climate for teaching and learning. Our goal is to celebrate each student as a unique individual and to include each family as an important part of the learning process. 


8629 Camp Columbus Road

Hixson, Tennessee 37343

(423) 843-4704

Fax (423) 843-4706

All visitors and parents volunteers must stop by the main office to sign in and receive a badge.

We appreciate all your help and attention in this matter. 





2015-2016 School Registration will be on 

August 10th!

Have a Great Summer!!!


Drop-off begins at 7:45 am.

Students who are dropped off earlier MUST be signed up for aftercare.


First bell rings at 8:15, tardy bell rings at 8:20. 

Students arriving after 8:20 a.m. must be accompanied to the office by a parent to sign in. Students must have a tardy slip to be admitted into class. 

2-Hour Delay Schedule:

Drop off begins at 9:45 am.

No student will be allowed to enter the building until that time. 

First bell will ring at 10:15, tardy bell will ring at 10:20.



The last date that  School Nutrition operations can receive checks for meal payment is Friday, May 1, 2015. 




Thus, beginning May 4, 2015, all payments for meals are to be cash or money order.  




Teacher Recognition Opportunities:



Tennessee Titans Radio has partnered with American Paper & Twine Company to recognize outstanding teachers! Each week, a teacher will be chosen from online submissions. The teacher of the week will receive $400 in supplies from American Paper & Twine Co., and their affiliates, and recognition during game-day radio broadcast. Teacher of the year will receive $800 and tickets and accommodations to the Titans-Texans game. To nominate a McConnell teacher, please fill out the form on this link


In addition, here are some other opportunities to recognize your favorite McConnell teachers: 



WTVC Newschannel 9 Educator of Week


 WDEF News 12 Golden Apple Award


Every Friday wear your McConnell Mustang swag to show off your school spirit!

Parent Teacher Conferences will be held on February 26th from 3:30 to 7:00

McConnell reintroduces Spelling Bees to our Fourth and Fifth Grade students

McConnell's Fall Book Fair is coming soon...

Homework Questions Answered Here....

Fall Picture Day will be held October 29th