Mission Statement

  • Our mission is to provide an education where students are pushed to their potential and beyond both academically and socially.

Vision Statement

  • Potter Eagles lead with Loyalty, Empathy, Ambition & Determination to reach for high achievement.

School History

  • Potter Elementary opened its doors to students in September 1960. The school was named for Marcellus D. Potter who was born in Sylvester, GA. He moved to Tampa and started the first Negro newspaper in the state.