From the Desk of Dr. Harrington

August 23rd - 27th

Weekly Happenings

Pleasantdale Families! Below you will find events and activities taking place at Pleasantdale for the week of August 23rd - August 27th. We are here to support you and your needs. Feel free to give me a call at the school if you have any questions. I look forward to the work we will do together!

Weekly Highlights

Weekly Happenings

August 24 - MAP Testing (Grades K-2)

August 25 - MAP Testing (Grades K-2)

August 26 -MAP Testing (Grades K-2)

August 27 -MAP Testing (Grades K-2: Make-ups)

Digital Device Agreement

We are using a digital device agreement for Chromebooks this year. Take a moment to complete your technology user agreement form. This will allow our students to take the Chromebooks home for use as well. A link to the form is included below.


https://www.dekalbschoolsga.org/digital-dreamers/device-request/

Counselor Corner

August Character Trait - Respect



Uniforms & School Supplies

If you are in need of uniform assistance or school supplies, please contact one of our counselors.


Grades K, 2, & 4

Kim Adams - 678-874-3517


Grades 1, 3, 5

Terrence Moore - 678-874-3516

Panther Pride

We have new procedures to ensure our students arrive and get home safely! Please keep the following in mind as you are coming up to the school each day.


  • Masks are required in the school buidling. Continue to practice correct mask wearing every day.
  • Please stay in your car for drop off in the morning and pick-up in the afternoon. This will help everything run smoothly.
  • Our school instructional day begins at 7:45 a.m. You may begin dropping off at 7:00 a.m. on school days.
  • Dismissal begins at 2:15 p.m.
  • If you need to pick your child up early, plan to arrive before 1:45 p.m.
  • Keep your car rider number in a safe place and bring your number when you need to pick up your child.
  • Call the school for any questions! We are happy to help!

Don't Forget!


  • Please continue to read at home every evening for at least 20 minutes.
  • Practice your math facts daily.
  • Join my principal Remind to get updates and the newsletter sent directly to your phone.
  • Opportunities are available to join and/or work with Pleasantdale's Parent Teacher Organization (PTO). Join Today!


For your safety, do not walk to the school from Pleasantdale Road.