Vena Stuart Elementary School

VSE House System

At VSE, we have implemented a House System to promote community, help build positive relationships, and boost character education.

Focus House Crest

It is also part of our behavior management system at VSE.

7 Houses:

  • Kindergarten - House of Kindness
  • 1st grade - House of Friendship

2nd-5th grade:

Integrity House Crest

  • House of Perseverance
  • House of Focus
  • House of Integrity
  • House of Responsibility
  • House of Respect

Teachers in Houses

  • Advocate for all studentsPerseverance House Crest
  • Teacher from each house on each grade level

Class Dojo

  • Class Dojo is how we will collect House Points
  • No more tokens
  • Use groups to quickly determine how many points each house has earned

Respect House Crest

Signs for Points

  • We will use posters to collect points in classrooms and in front lobby of school
  • Every Friday by 2:00, post updated House points on signs in room
  • House council members will collect points from all 2nd-5th grade classrooms every Friday at 2:00

House Council

Responsibility house Crest

  • House council will consist of two 5th graders from each house
  • Students who want to be on council will go through “interview” with other 5th grade teachers
  • Students from council will collect points, and have several other responsibilities

VSE Star Assemblies

  • Every assembly is scheduled on a Wednesday at 1:15.
  • Teachers will now select a House Citizen and Most Improved student.
  • Bicycles will be awarded as in the past. This will also be a part of having House Meetings.

House Kindness Crest

House Meeting Dates:

  • September 4th
  • October 2nd
  • November 6th
  • December 11th
  • February 12th
  • March 11th
  • April 8th
  • May 6th

House parties are scheduled as follows:House Friendship Crest

  • October 4th
  • December 18th
  • March 13th
  • May 15th

Our Shared Vision

Sumner County Schools is a collaborative culture of high performing students, teachers, and school communities.

Mission Statement

Sumner County Schools commits to growing learners who are college and career ready through quality instruction, effective use of resources, building a collaborative culture, and strong leadership.