At Short Pump Elementary School, our purpose is to develop compassion, critical thinking, and lifelong learning within our students to become productive, caring citizens of the world.
Our school community of staff, families, and students will work together to create a safe learning environment, where students will think critically, rise to high expectations, show compassion to others, and experience success in their personal learning journeys.
HCPS Families and staff: Today’s tornado warning is now extended until 3:00 p.m. Students are safe; however, visitors are not permitted in the building. Afternoon dismissal will begin once the tornado warning is over. Friday’s after-school activities and childcare housed in Henrico Schools are canceled. We appreciate your understanding and flexibility. Thank you, Henrico County […]
The referral window for students to be considered for HCPS gifted programs is Nov. 9-21. During this time, parents, guardians, teachers, community members or students may refer a student to their school’s gifted identification coordinator. Referrals for gifted identification must be in writing. Find contact information for your school’s gifted identification coordinator here. More information […]
This session is geared toward parents and caregivers of middle and high school students who want to learn more about the “Signs of Suicide” program and how it is delivered in the school setting. Signs of Suicide is a universal, school-based prevention program that teaches students how to identify the symptoms of depression and suicidality in themselves […]