Principal: Dr. Stefanie Norton
•B.A. English Literature ~ The University of Tennessee at Martin (2008)
•B.A. Spanish ~ The University of Tennessee at Martin (2008)
•M.Ed. Elementary Education ~ University of Phoenix (2011)
•Ed.D. Leadership and Management ~ St. Thomas University (2017)
•Spanish I ~ Shelbyville Central High School (2008-2009)
•4th and 5th grade ~ Eakin Elementary (2011-2017)
•Assistant Principal ~ Southside Elementary (2017-2020)
•Interim Principal ~ Southside Elementary (2020-2021)
•Principal ~ Southside Elementary (2021-present)
Fun Fact: I attended Southside from 1989-1991 for kindergarten through 3rd grade.
Assistant Principal: Mrs. Lindsay Cole
Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education- Middle Tennessee State University (2009)
M.Ed in Leadership and Administration- Lipscomb University (2015)
I have taught PreK, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade.
Assistant Principal- Southside Elementary (April 2020- present)
Fun Fact: I love to compete in Spartan Races and other fitness/endurance competitions.
Southside’s mission is to work together to build a safe, respectful, and nurturing environment focused on maximizing each child’s sense of wellbeing and acquisition of skills for life and