About the School
Jim Pearson Elementary School is a public Title I school that serves primary students (PreK-2) who live in the Alexander City School District. Students living outside the district have the opportunity to attend with paid tuition. Our facility, located on Scott Road, houses 5 Pre-K classes, 13 kindergarten, 13 first grade and 13 second grade classrooms, along with a gymnasium, Library Media Center and enrichment classrooms for Music, STEM, Art, and Technology. Our child-friendly atmosphere hosts a family garden in our courtyard.
Nestled on several acres along Scott Road, our well-maintained grounds feature many learning habitats, four playgrounds, outdoor classrooms, and many ornamental trees adorn our beautiful campus.
Jim Pearson Elementary School, which began in 1972, has a long history of excellence in learning. From being named a Blue Ribbon School to our Kindergarten winning the Economics Award for the state of Alabama, our school has always been recognized for student learning. With 100% of highly-qualified teachers, our faculty and staff continue our tradition of excellence by maintaining high expectations with our primary focus on instruction, student learning and leadership.