Partee General News

Partee ES Parent Newsletter May 2022

May Events

5/13 Field Day

5/19 Kindergarten Award's Day

5/20 5th grade Award's Day

5/23 1st-4th grade Award's Day

5/23 5th grade Activities

5/24 Pre-K Water Day

5/24 5th grade Field Trip

5/24 Classroom Parties

5/25 Last Day of School

Field Day - 5/13

Partee's Field Day will take place on May 13th.
  • K-2nd grade: 9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • 3rd-5th grade: 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm


Field Day T-Shirts

  • Field Day T-shirts will be sent home today, May 12th.
  • We have a few extra shirts available for $10. Monies can be brought to the front office.
  • If you signed up to volunteer on Field Day, you will find your name on the gym door and the name of the event that you will assist with.
  • Please make sure that your student wears appropriate shoes for Field Day. Examples of shoes that are unsafe are: Crocks, Sandals, Flip Flops, etc.

Upcoming Events and Dates

May 13th - Field Day

  • K-2nd grade 9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • 3rd -5th grade 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Families are invited to attend in-person


May 19th - Kindergarten In-Person Award's Day

  • Time - 9:30 am -10:30 am
  • Location - Partee Cafeteria
  • Families are invited to attend in-person


May 20th - 5th grade Award's Day

  • Location: Partee Gym
  • 9:15 am -10:15 am Mokri, Stipe, Thomas
  • 10:45 am -11:45 am Atha, Daniel, Greer, Sims
  • Attire: Girls – Dress/ skirt/pants and blouse. Skirts should be longer than finger length with hands at side. No spaghetti straps, tennis shoes, flip flops, shorts or jeans. Colors are Black and White
  • Boys – Shirts with collars, ties if available, golf shirts acceptable, slacks. Dress “casual” shoes. No tennis shoes, shorts or jeans. Colors are Black and White
  • Families are invited to attend in-person


May 23rd - Award's Day 1st-4th grade

  • Location: Partee Gym
  • 9:00 am -10:00 am 3rd & 4th grade
  • 10:30 am -11:30 am 1st & 2nd grade
  • Families are invited to attend in-person
  • 5th grade Celebration Activities


May 24th - Activities

  • 5th grade Field Trip: Georgia Aquarium 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Pre-K Water Day 9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • K-5th grade Classroom Parties


May 25th: Last Day of School

Counselor Corner

Virtual Career Day was a success. Thank you to all the parents who showcased their careers to our students: Mr. Melvin Todd, Dr. Tamika Bryant, and Mrs. Kimberly Schoates. See you next year!


Attendance/Tardy-Send a doctor's note if your child went to the doctor. If they are tardy or out sick, please include a note from the parent.


Kerronn Kitchen

Partee's School Counselor

22 -23 SY: Cafeteria News

The waiver for all students to get breakfast and lunch at no charge expires on June 30th.


  • Starting on July 1st, students will be charged next year according to their eligibility.
  • Parents will need to fill out the free and reduced lunch form in July for the 2022-2023 school year.
  • If families do not qualify for free or reduced lunch, students will be charged the full price for breakfast and lunch.

Teacher Appreciation Week

The Partee Staff would like to send a BIG Shout Out to our PTA, All Pro Dads, Partee students and families, Impact Church, Ms. Tavaras Jones, and donors for a WONDERFUL Teacher Appreciation Week. Thank you for showering our teachers and staff with love and kindness. Below are a few pictures from the week's events.
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Clinic Information

It's that time of year again!

If your child has medication in the school clinic, we are asking for parents to stop by the clinic to pick up any medication by Wednesday, May 25th by 4:00pm. Students are not allowed to transport medication to school or home. If medication has not been picked up by May 27th, 2022, we will dispose of the medication.


Thank you for your attention in this matter.


We are also asking for donations for the following items: Band-aids, alcohol swabs, baby wipes (unscented), Ziplock bags-sandwich and quart size, and tissues.


Thank you in advance,

Ashley VanHolten

Clinic Worker

678-344-4406

Rising Kindergarten and New Student Registration

We are still in the process of assisting our families with registering their child(ren) for school. If you have a rising Kindergartner or are new to the Partee community please call and schedule an appointment with our registrar.


Please refer to the Partee website for directions on completing the online registration process.


Jessica Iglesias

Partee Registrar

770-982-6920

Media Center

It might be the end of the school year, but it's the perfect time to ramp up reading! Here's a few important dates from the Library:


  • Monday, May 9th - All school library books must be returned
  • Friday, May 20th - Return permission form to borrow library books for the summer.


Select Dates in June - Library will be open for book checkout, please check calendar for dates & times.


DeAnna Espinoza

Media Specialist

Partee Girls on the Run 5K Event

Girls on the Run Club

Congratulations to the Partee Girls on the Run group who participated this past weekend in their 5K event. We are so proud of the following students and coaches.



  • Kaniyah Adams
  • Valerie Delgado
  • Logan Dotson
  • Tatum Durham
  • Cayla Hodges
  • Madison Joseph
  • Brooke Joseph
  • Paige Leath
  • Nylah Mickens
  • Katlynn Mullins
  • A'shila Smart
  • Jakira Stewart
  • Gizelle Wright
  • Coach Bower
  • Coach Espinoza

PTA News

We would like to welcome our new Partee PTA Executive Board for the 2022-2023 school year!


President: LaMonte Leath

Vice President: Tamika Bryant

Vice President: Juan Harris

Vice President: Arlethia Jones-Willis

Vice President: Natasha Nelson

Treasurer: Stephanie Livingston

Secretary: Fabienne Desrameaux

Secretary: Kaira Sise-Stewart


We are extremely excited about having a full board for next year!


Please let us know if you have any questions, concerns, or ideas! Reach out to us at pta4partee@gmail.com. Keep up with us on our website, our store, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Band

Parent Center

Please feel free to reach out to me about opportunities to volunteer at Partee.


Ms. Deborah Bridges

Family and Community Engagement Coordinator

Parent Outreach Liaison

Partee Elementary School

Deborah.Bridges@gcpsk12.org

678-344-4410

Report Cards

Final report cards for the 2021 – 2022 school year will be mailed, from the district office, to the home address on file.

Have You Signed Up for the Parent Portal?

It's easy! Log on to https://gwinnett.k12.ga.us/parents/PPS/login and create your account. With access you can: update student information, check your child's attendance record, see their grades; and opt into School Messenger. With School Messenger, you get text messages on school wide events and notification of when your child's bus has let the campus late.