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Warren E. Hearnes Elementary School (PK-3)

Our Building Mission:

At Warren E. Hearnes Elementary (PK-3), we focus on continuous improvement for our students, faculty, staff and administration with preparation and practices of promoting healthy lives for each student through and beyond high school.

Contact Us:

Warren E. Hearnes Elementary School
1015 Plant Road, Charleston, MO 63834
Charleston R-I Map & Directions

Phone: (573) 683-3728
Fax: (573) 683-2915 
Amy Smotherman, Principal
Denise McQuerter, Guidance Counselor
Lisa Karnes, Office Secretary
Heidi Jones, Speech & Language Pathologist
_________, Parents As Teachers (PAT)

Student Handbook:

WEH Student Handbook


Breakfast and Lunch:

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Instructional Programming:

Mathematics & English Language Arts / Reading:

  • Envision Mathematics (K-6)
  • MyLiteracy (K-5)
  • MyPerspectives (6)
  • Emerging Language & Literacy Curriculum (E.L.L.C.) (PreK)  

Science & Social Studies:

  • Generation Genius Science (3-6)
  • Studies Weekly Social Studies and Science (K-6)
Student ID Cards:

Student ID and Barcode Card Requirements

Important Links:

Tyler SIS 360 / Parent Portal - for Parents, Teachers, and Students to access Parent Portal.
Parents As Teachers (PAT) - located on the Warren E. Hearnes Elementary campus.

Report Bullying:

Students, parents, or community members: Use the following Bullying Incident Report Forms to report incidents of bullying for investigation purposes.


Seesaw is our official building communication tool for interaction and viewing your child's digital portfolio of work. Teachers, students, parents, and families, download the Seesaw Family Application on your smartphone.


Staff Resources:

For Charleston R-I School District faculty and staff only.
Employees of Charleston R-I School District can access their email accounts via web browser by visiting https://mail.google.com and using their charleston.k12.mo.us credentials, or by using the Gmail app. For assistance or troubleshooting, please contact your supervisor or the IT department.


Updated 2023-08