The Gold Standard in Education; The Foundation of Our Community.

McKell Elementary Bulldogs
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M. Aaron Collier, Principal
28978 US 23 HWY
South Shore, KY

McKell Elementary Home

Welcome to McKell Elementary School

McKell Elementary School (MES) is located in the rolling hills of Northeastern Kentucky along U.S. 23 in South Shore, Kentucky.  It  has a school population of approximately 520 students and  has a faculty and staff of sixty-three.  MES houses sixteen Primary Level  (P1's-P4's) classrooms, six intermediate (Grades 4-5) classrooms, one FMD classroom, two Special Education units, a Family Resource Center, art and music classrooms, library media center and two Speech classrooms.  MES is one of seven schools which makes up the Greenup County School System.

Regional Academic Meet Results

The McKell Bulldog Academic Team recently took part in a Regional Academic Meet, taking THIRD PLACE overall!  Congratulations to the entire team!
Some individual results: 
  • Cohen Underwood:  3rd Place Mathematics
  • Sarah Pierce: 3rd Place Language Arts, 3rd Place Arts and Humanities
  • Byron Nunley: 1st Place Language Arts
  • Kylie Warnock:  5th Place Written Composition
  • Future Problem Solving Team: 3rd Place Overall
    •   Madison Hays, Jenna Madix, Aryn Thomas, Kylie Warnock

MES Policies

Student Handbook

Important Links


We, the staff of McKell Elementary in cooperation with the home and our community,are committed to helping each student develop to their fullest potential by providing meaningful educational experiences.

Upcoming Events


Board Meeting

Mon Aug 28 2017

Board Meeting

Mon Sep 25 2017

Board Meeting

Mon Oct 23 2017

Board Meeting

Mon Nov 27 2017

Board Meeting

Mon Dec 18 2017
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