Our Book Fair will open on Monday, November 16th thru Friday, November 20th.


Parent Night will be held Monday, November 16th from 3:00-5:00


Click HERE for online ordering




​T​his website is accessible from your family’s computer, tablet or smart phone and allows you the opportunity to create a customizable literacy plan tailored to your child’s grade level and needs.

       Your family can build its own family profile, score points, and earn badges while having fun with various reading and writing activities. Each activity includes tips for struggling readers and is provided in English, Spanish, and Creole.

       Click on the "Just Take 20"  logo to get started.

Eastside parents and students are invited to join our team or make a donation for the upcoming Relay for Life. To sign up, Click HERE and enter Eastside Elementary in the " Find A Team"  box.

Principal: Thomas "Trey" Hosford


256 S.E. Beech Street

Lake City, FL 32025

Phone: 386-755-8220

Fax: 386-758-4885

Upcoming Events


Tuesday, November 3rd


Eastside Night at Dairy Queen-Be sure to tell them you are from Eastside!


SAC Meeting-2:30


Wednesday, November 4th

Pre-K to visit the Fair



Thursday, November 5th

Family Reading Night



Saturday, November 7th

Relay For Life Garage Sale in the Tiger Den  7:00 a.m.


Tuesday, November 10th-

Eastside Night at Papa Johns


Wednesday, November 11th

Veteran's Day



Friday, November 13th

Ronald McDonald


Monday, November 16th

Book Fair Opens

Parent Night 3:00-5:00

Book Fair Closes on Friday, November 20th.

Students may shop before school with a parent or after 8:00 by themselves.


Monday, November 23rd thru

Friday, November 27th



































Click HERE for our Music in the Afternoon Calendar


Vision Statement

Our vision is to prepare and encourage every child to achieve the academic, social, physical and emotional skills necessary to reach his/her greatest potential


Mission Statement

Eastside Elementary is committed to achieving academic excellence, building self esteem, enhancing creativity, and strengthening problem solving skills in all students. In cooperation with our patents and community, we will establish high expectations while providing a safe, nurturing environment where students will have the opportunity to become productive, knowledgeable , and responsible citizens.


Reporting Educator Misconduct Information


The Columbia County School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age disability or marital status in its educational programs, services or activities, or in its hiring or employment practices. The district also provides equal access to its facilities to the Boy Scouts and other patriotic youth groups, as required by the Boy Scouts of America Equal Access Act.

Questions, complaints, or requests for additional information regarding discrimination or harassment may be sent to:

Narragansett M. Smith

Columbia County School District

Equity Officer

(386) 755-8015

Eastside Elementary

256 SE Beech Street- Lake City, FL 32025 - Phone (386) 755-8220- Fax (386) 758--4885