Welcome to Starside!
Building a foundation upon which all students can develop essential academic and life skills.
Starside Elementary is home of the COMETS. We are a Title I school with approximately 450 students, kindergarten to 5th grade, and over 70 dedicated staff members. Our Starside Family works together each day to develop and grow academic, social, and life skills in order to make a positive difference in our community. We have a relentless commitment to spreading kindness and leading by example to achieve our fullest potential. COMETS have heart!
Jan Hicks, Principal
Michelle Brown, School Improvement Specialist
Starla Newberry, Registrar
Andrea Clem, Building Secretary
McKenzi Mispagel, Counselor
Tara Brown, Nurse
Reporting an Absence
To report an absence, parents or guardians may contact the school by phone at 913-667-6279
Or... use the "Report an Absence" online form as a convenience.
35400 West 91st Street
De Soto, KS 66018
Our Attendance Line:
Our Office Hours:
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Our Academic Day:
Doors open to all students - 8:30 AM
School starts - 8:45 AM
Dismissal - 3:50 PM