The South Park Elementary Cafeteria is a common location within South Park Elementary for many scenes and is frequently where an episode will begin.
The cafeteria is now seen as the main meeting place where the students discuss their own problems in life.
- Normally, the cafeteria tables only hold up to 4 kids on each side. However, in Elementary School Musical, 5 boys sit on each side of the table where the boys sit.
- "Cartman Gets an Anal Probe" - Wendy gives Stan a note, before the Boys tell Chef about the Visitors taking Ike.
- "Weight Gain 4000" - The boys speak to Chef about Kathie Lee Gifford.
- "An Elephant Makes Love to a Pig" - Terrance Mephesto confronts the boys about the science project. Chef advises the boys to make Kyle's Elephant and Fluffy have sex.
- "Death" - Chef refuses to help the boys with their assisted suicide problem.
- "Pinkeye" - Principal Victoria berates Cartman for his Adolf Hitler costume.
- "Damien" - The boys make fun of Damien Thorn, who tears up the cafeteria in response.
- "Tom's Rhinoplasty" - The boys and Chef discuss Ms. Ellen.
- "Mecha-Streisand" - Leonard Maltin speaks with Chef about Barbra Streisand.