Excellence for Every Child
Welcome to Pleasant Ridge Elementary School! We are a small school of approximately 350 students located in Knoxville, Tennessee. Our staff, parents, and community partners are committed to helping all our students do whatever it takes to achieve their dreams. Please take a few moments to explore our website and find out how you can be a part of this great school community!
The community of Pleasant Ridge Elementary educates,
inspires, and nurtures well-rounded thinkers and
problem solvers who are prepared for a changing world.
Shoney’s Restaurants is offering free KidCare Photo ID documents to students in Knox County. The ID’s include a color photograph, fingerprints, important details such as height, weight and date of birth, a medical profile, the “Seven Rules for Safety”, and a 24-hour National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) hotline number. The events will take place on the following dates:
Summer Office Hours at PRES
June 5- July 3 Open Wednesdays 9:00-12:00
July 9 - 26 Open Tuesdays and Thursdays 8:30-11:30 & 1:00-3:00
July 30 - August 2 Open daily 8:30-11:30 & 1:00-3:00
We look forward to serving you during the times listed above
We welcome parents to join us for lunch. However, due to space and safety concerns, the following guidelines are strictly enforced:
Visitors must sign in at front office, only people listed on emergency sheet will be allowed to visit child for lunch
NO outside food or soda permitted per Knox County Board Policy
No child is permitted to leave cafeteria with parent
Parents may not bring other children not enrolled at PRES to lunch
The automated calls you get from our
We do not accept phone calls to change a student's dismissal routine. A note with a parent or guardian signature is required for all dismissal changes.
All visitors are required to show ID at the door before entering the building. Please be sure to have your ID with you and available. Visitors to the cafeteria will be required to check in to the front office. You are required to show your ID at the door for this also.