Pawprints-Teleschool Edition

April 24, 2020

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4-24-2020 Teleschool Updates

Dear Hillside Community,

Please see the following updates on Teleschool for Hillside. Thank you for your continued support! :-)

Payment Refunds

Field trip payments for Tybee Island and Georgia Aquarium made before starting Teleschool will be refunded. All payments made, regardless of method, will be refunded via check. Checks will be mailed to the home address on file on Wednesday, 4/29.

Yearbooks, Paper work packets, Belongings, Library Books, 5th Grade Recognition

We are currently determining a process for a drive-thru type pickup/drop-off system for these items. We are planning for the last 2 weeks of school (last day of school for 5th Grade Recognition). More information to come!

Note from Mrs. Dewey, Counselor

We are all being faced with difficult tasks right now. We can overcome and cope with difficult tasks! Come explore with me as I demonstrate a seemingly impossible task and share the importance of overcoming hurdles.

Mental Health organizations in Georgia have partnered together to form a 24/7 COVID-19 Mental Health Resource Hotline. Information about this helpful resource can be found here: Resource

If you need any support, please reach out to me at any time: or 678-327-5847. Be sure to check out more counseling activities on the specials area choice board!

Pre-K and Kindergarten Registration

Please email Mrs. Teffeteller ( with any questions about the process.

From Mrs. Simon, Media Specialist

WDOG is back!! Please watch our second episode of WDOG Teleschool Edition. (Make sure you toggle off the Autoplay next video feature on Vimeo.)

If your child wants to submit a short (school appropriate) video, please email it to Mrs. Simon at Enjoy!

Hillside Morning Meetings

Thank you for joining our morning meetings this week! We encourage all students to take part in morning meetings to socialize with their other classmates and homeroom teacher. We look forward to seeing even more students join morning meetings that are offered Monday - Friday by homeroom teachers. This is a great way to start the learning day!

Each morning, take a picture of your screen and tweet out the picture with #HESmorningmeetingchallenge and be sure to use as many of the following tags as you can fit:


Lesson Plans

The Hillside teacher created lesson plans are listed below for our on level students. For all past resources and information, please see the previous week's Pawprints, linked at the bottom.

Meals for Students/Work Packets

Families can pick up breakfast and lunches from Esther Jackson Elementary, Holcomb Bridge Middle, or Haynes Bridge Middle School on Wednesdays from 11am until 1pm according to location or preference. FCS created work packets will also be available during the same times for families that prefer paper copies.

Dr. Dumas Reads

Join me on YouTube as I read children's books for our students! Click HERE for the channel. :-)

Parent Resources

Teleschool Help

If you need any technical assistance, such as with Classlink, iReady, log-in information and more, please call the call center below. For content assistance, please email the teacher directly.

TeleSchool Call Center for Parents/Students

Open from 8 am -4 pm