Chaires Elementary School

An A+ School in an A+ Community

School Hours

 School Hours
School is in session Monday-Friday from 8:25am - 2:50pm
Morning supervision is available from 7:45am - 8:25am
Afternoon supervision is available from 2:50pm - 3:15pm 



Anytime a student is absent from school or if you have an attendance related issues, please call 850-488-5977



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Bus Transportation


Leon County School Bus Transportation information (including Bus Stops and Times) can be found on the Leon County School Website Transportation and Buses page.

Upcoming Events



February 28, 2017       - 4th and 5th Writing (Paper based)

March 27/28, 2017     - 3rd Grade ELA (Paper based)

April 17/18, 2017        - 3rd Grade Math (Computer based)

April 19/20, 2017        - 4th grade ELA (Computer based)

April 25/26, 2017        - 5th grade ELA (Computer based)

May 1/2, 2017             - 4th grade Math (Computer based)

May 1/2, 2017             - 5th grade Science (Paper based)

May 8/9, 2017             - 5th grade Math (Computer based)


Around the District

  • Who Inspires You ? James S. Rickards Students Answer

    As part of Women's History Month, we asked students at James S. Rickards High School to tell us about the woman that has inspired them the most.

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  • FSU Women's Basketball Game

    Click through for a free voucher to attend the FSU Women's Basketball Tournament game on Saturday, March 16!

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  • Spring Break Plans At James S. Rickards High School

    What are you doing for Spring Break? In town? Out of town? Students and Staff at James S. Rickards High School shared some of their plans with us.

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  • Outstanding School Volunteer Awards

    We proud to announce the finalists for the 2016-2017 Outstanding School Volunteer Awards. These individuals help to make our district one of the best in the state. I am thankful to them and all of our volunteers and mentors working every day in our schools.

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Say No to Bullying

Chaires Elementary works to ensure every child is in a safe learning environment.  Any person who is concerned about a bullying issue may complete the LCS Bullying Report form and return it to the school, where the Assistant Principal and Guidance Counselor will immediately conduct an investigation. 

Million Book Challenge

Weather STEM

Map PinVisit the Chaires WeatherSTEM page for more information from our weather station.

Current Temperature: °F
Current Humidity: 99%
Current Rainfall: 99 in/hr
Current Dew Point: 99 °F
Current Pressure: 99 inHg

Sky Cam (click for time-lapse video)

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