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  Mission Statement  

At A. W. Watson Elementary, we are committed to

Building Educational Success Together

by encouraging students to strive for excellence academically, socially, and emotionally in a safe, structured, and nurturing learning environment.


Our goal is to provide students with a quality education of instruction, enrichment, intervention, and remediation as necessary so that they will achieve at their maximum potential and become independent readers, writers, critical thinkers, problem solvers, and team players.

  About The School  

About our School


Arthur W. Watson, Jr. Elementary School (formerly Addison High School) is a pre-kindergarten through fifth grade school that is home to more than 700 energetic students; named in honor of a former principal (Arthur W. Watson, Jr.), the school is one of three schools in the Claiborne County School District.