• Welcome to Coach Southerland's Classroom Page!!!

    Hi! I'm Coach Southerland and I am entering my 6th year of teaching/coaching and fourth year at Lonoke! I am excited to be your PE teacher at Lonoke Elementary School. I am a 2010 graduate of Lonoke High School. I earned a B.A. in Marketing and Management from the Univesity of Arkansas at Monticello, while playing volleyball for the Cotton Blossoms. In 2018 I receieved a Masters of Arts in Teaching from UAM. I started the volleyball program at Palestine-Wheatley and coached PW to its first state softball playoffs in years. I have an amazing husband who coaches golf, volleyball and softball here at Lonoke. We have been married for four years, and have a daughter, Ariel, and a dog named Scout. I am the head junior high volleyball and assistant softball coach, as well as assistant 7th grade and senior high volleyball coach. I look forward to helping you have an awesome year of learning!!!