255 Powell Valley School Lane
Speedwell, TN 37870
Elementary School: 423.869.4659
Middle School: 423.869.5952
Fax: 423.869.8343



The mission of Powell Valley Elementary School, a community based, child-centered school is to develop independent thinkers in order to enable students to become life-long learners and contributing citizens through positive learning experiences and a meaningful curriculum provided by a caring team.


We will collaborate with the parents and community to create a peaceful, productive, and orderly learning environment that meets the academic, social, and developmental needs of all of our students and provides a solid foundation for their future high school education.


5/8/18 — Upcoming Dates — Check the Calendar Page for more events. 


TCAP testing begins Monday, April 16th.  We will test April 16th-20th and April 24-26.  It is very important that students arrive at school on time, eat a good breakfast, and attend school all day.  We are going to ROCK the test!

3/23/18 — Order Your Yearbook!

Click the above picture to order online.

3/14/18 — Mr. Mason named TN PE Teacher of the Month 

Congratulations to Mr. Mason Goad for being named one of TN’s PE Teachers of the Month.  Read more about the award and Mr. Mason by clicking this link.

3/6/18 — Pre K and Kindergarten Registration Announced 

We are so excited to meet our new Indians!  Registration for Pre K and Kindergarten will take place at PVES on Friday, May 4th, 8:00-2:00.  The requirements are listed below.

  • Social Security Card
  • State Certified Birth Certificate
  • TN Certificate of Immunization
  • DPT — 4 does by first birthday and 1 at 4-5 years old.
  • Polio
  • MMR (2)
  • Hepatitis B (3) Hepatitis A (2)
  • Chicken Pox
  • Kindergarten Physical (Completed within the same year of starting Kindergarten)
  • Pre K students have to be 4 by August 15th
  • Kindergarten students have to be 5 by August 15th.

3/6/18 — March Students and Teachers of the Month Announced

Congratulations to our students and teachers of the month.  We are so proud of you!  Thank you for making PV great!

2/27/18 — 6th Grade Science Fair Winner Announced 

The 6th Grade Science Fair is one of the most exciting events for our 6th graders.  They work months on their projects.  This year we had fantastic project submissions.  This year’s winner was Trent Jenkins.  He will represent us at LMU.  He won a $150.00 prize.  Congratulations, Trent!


2/6/18 — Homework Hotline

Claiborne County students can now take advantage of the Homework Hotline.

Click here or call 615-298-6636

10/22/17– Spirit Cards For Sale 

For our final fall fundraiser, we are selling Spirit Cards. If you will like to purchase one, please contact the main office.  Thank you for supporting our school.  We are thankful for our community.


Students and staff get ready for “TRIBE THURSDAYS”!!!

Every Thursday all year long we encourage you to wear a Powell Valley shirt or Orange and Black!

On Thursdays your homeroom teacher will take a count to see who’s showing Indian pride! Teachers are included in the count!

The grade with the most Indian pride will receive the spirit stick! Also, it will be announced every Friday morning in the announcements, at the home basketball games, and on our school Facebook page (your picture may be included)!


The Claiborne County School System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its educational programs, activities or employment policies and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  Inquiries regarding compliance with the non-discrimination policies should be directed to 504/Title IX Coordinator at (423) 626-7979.