Curriculum & Assessment Guide

Jones County Elementary Schools 2021

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Let's Take a Closer Look at Your Child's Curriculum!

Keep reading to learn more about your child's curriculum and how you can best support his/her learning at home! In these teacher-created presentations, you will acquire information about the Georgia Standards of Excellence, current instructional initiatives, technological platforms used by students, required assessments, and how to monitor your child's progress. You will also gain information about how to best communicate with your child's teacher.


As you scroll down, simply click on your child's school and then his/her grade level to view a presentation. We think that you will find these to be valuable resources that give insight into your child’s classroom(s). After viewing the teachers' presentations, continue scrolling for an Assessment presentation from our testing coordinators followed by additional parent resources. Once you've viewed the presentation, please click on the SURVEY button below to give provide feedback to help us to better serve you in the future. Thank you so much for joining us!

Teacher presentations will include information on...

  • Georgia Standards of Excellence
  • Instructional Initiatives/Programs
  • Technological Platforms and Apps Used
  • Administered Assessments
  • Two-Way Communication Methods
  • How to Monitor Your Child's Progress
  • Additional Resources
Dames Ferry Elementary School

Click here to access teacher presentations!

Gray Elementary School

Click here to acces teacher presentations!

Turner Woods Elementary School

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Wells Elementary School

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Assessments: GMAS and MAP

Click here to learn more about the purpose of these assessment as well as how to interpret the score reports from these tests.

Additional Parent Resources

Infinite Campus Parent Portal Sign-up

To activate your account, you will need: your child's lunch number, the last 4 digits of the student SSN, and the student birth date.

Georgia Milestones Parent Resources

Measure of Academic Progress

Click here to access the Family Toolkit for MAP. https://www.nwea.org/the-map-suite/family-toolkit/

GKIDS Parent Resources

Click here to learn more about GKIDS Readiness. http://gkidsreadinesscheck.gadoe.org/
Title I Curriculum Orientation SURVEY

Once you've viewed your child's grade level presentation, please click here to complete a quick survey.

Jones County Schools Family Engagement

If you have a question or concern, please contact us.


Ms. Shelley Dunlap, Family Engagement Coordinator

sdunlap@jones.k12.ga.us or (478) 986-3032 Ext. 1284

Mrs. Shelby Henderson, Family Engagement Coordinator

shelby.henderson@jones.k12.ga.us or (478) 986-3032

Mrs. Charlotte Foskey, Executive Director of Federal Programs cfoskey@jones.k12.ga.us or (478) 986-3032 Ext. 1233

Mrs. Leslie Poythress, Executive Director of Family Engagement lpoythress@jones.k12.ga.us or (478) 986-3032 Ext. 1282

Mr. Charles Lundy, Superintendent of Schools

clundy@jones.k12.ga.us or (478) 986-3032