About The School
Pleasant Hill Elementary
Entrance
Pleasant Hill Elementary officially began in 1961, but its roots go back to the Pleasant Hill Academy of the late 1880's. Our school is founded in the small town of Pleasant Hill near Crossville, TN. The school proudly serves the Mayland, Pomona, Browntown, and Pleasant Hill communities. (For a thorough history of the school click here.)
Pleasant Hill Statistics

Principal - Dr. Tammy Knipp

Assistant Principal - Mrs. Traci Buckner

Grade Level - PreK - 8

Student Enrollment - 614 (as of November 2018)

Mascot - Buzz the Hornet

School Colors - Hunter Green and Vegas Gold

Sports - Archery, Cross Country, Cheerleading, and Basketball

Clubs - FCA, BETA, Yearbook, Archery, Student Advisory, and 4-H

Mascot
Missions and Beliefs

Mission
The mission of Pleasant Hill Elementary is for all stakeholders to honor the school’s core values of Respect, Responsibility, and Accountability to maximize each student’s development of academic and personal excellence now and in their own futures.

Vision
Pleasant Hill Elementary School will develop college and career ready students, who support and foster individual differences, encourage each other, and set challenging goals for themselves and those around them. We will strive to think critically and creatively while using solid decision-making strategies, promoting a sense of teamwork and empowering all students to be respectful, responsible, and accountable citizen leaders in our community and around the world.

We Believe …
       All children should reach their learning potential.
       All children should be taught in a safe and secure learning environment.
       Learning is a shared responsibility among students, parents, community, and staff.
       Learning is a life-long process.

Pleasant Hill History 

Vanderbilt University has a great page specifically dedicated to the Pleasant Hill Academy.  Please click on the following link to read about our exciting history.

http://www.library.vanderbilt.edu/speccol/exhibits/preparatory/pleasant.shtml

Academy