Quote of the Day
"A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning."
            -Brad Henry


John F. Kennedy Elementary School
500 W. Ciro Caceres St.
Elsa, Texas 78543

            Phone: (956) 262-4751          
Fax: (956) 262-6029

GT Nominations Feb. 1-17, 2017
Pick up forms with your teacher or room G-4

Vision Statement

"Inspire others to excel by the courage of your example"

John F. Kennedy Elementary School's vision is to enable students to make the transition from dependence to independence in a secure, stimulating, and multicultural environment.  Through a challenging curriculum and positive atmosphere, students will strive for academic excellence, develop a love of  learning and create a strong vision of the possibilities for their futures.  The students will be empowered to contribute their skills and talents to an ever-changing society

Classrooms with Perfect Attendance last Week
1st Grade: A4,A5
2nd Grade:
3rd Grade:
4th Grade: E4
5th Grade: F2,H1

Total Enrollment 482
Total Attendance 97.16%

Keep Up the Great Work Students!

Recent News

Putting in work at JFK
Posted on 01/18/2018
New Year Brings New Focus On Curriculum for Edcouch-Elsa ISD
Posted on 01/16/2018
“Our main focus is the academic performance of our students and in order to ensure their success, we must always look at the quality of our academic program from three perspectives: curriculum, instruction, and assessment,” Cavazos said. “Our goal is to determine where we have gaps and where we can make improvements. It is important to constantly refine our practice and expand our knowledge to support the student success through the learning process.”  READ MORE...
Classes cancelled for Wednesday January 17, 2018
Posted on 01/16/2018
Due to inclement weather forecast, all classes have been cancelled for tomorrow, Wednesday, January 17, 2018. Classes will resume on Thursday, January 18, 2018, following a late start schedule.   READ MORE...
EEISD Opens Emergency Shelter
Posted on 01/16/2018
Due to the expectation of extremely cold temperatures this afternoon and tomorrow, the Edcouch-Elsa Independent School District is providing a shelter for residents of the Edcouch and Elsa communities needing shelter on the night of Tuesday, January 16, 2018.   READ MORE...
"J.F.K. P.E. Challenge"
Posted on 01/11/2018
Edcouch-Elsa ISD Family Needs Our Help
Posted on 12/30/2017