Parent and Family Engagement

October 2022

Beaverbrook Elementary School

Parent Liaison

Hello! My name is Whitley Fowler, and I am both the Theater Teacher and Parent Liaison for Beaverbrook Elementary School. If you need to get in touch with me please email me at or call the school at (770) 229-3750.

Parents' Right to Know

In compliance with the requirements of Every Student Succeeds Act, the Griffin-Spalding County School System would like to inform you that you may request information about the professional qualifications of your student’s teacher(s) and/or paraprofessional(s).

The following information may be requested:

  • Whether your child's teacher has met state qualification and licensing criteria for the grade levels and subject areas in which the teacher provides instruction
  • Whether the teacher is teaching under emergency or other provisional status through which state qualification or licensing criteria have been waived
  • Whether the teacher is teaching in the field of discipline of the certification of the teacher.
  • Whether the child is provided services by paraprofessionals and, if so, their qualifications.

Title I Annual Meeting

Date of Meeting: August 30, 2022

What was covered: In this meeting, we discussed the topics below

  • Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)
  • Intent and Purpose of Title 1
  • Title 1 Funding
  • Programs/Supports in place to help your students
  • Academic Standards expected of all students
  • Parent Resources Centers
  • District and School Parent and Family Engagement Policies
  • School-Parent Compact
  • If you were unable to attend and have questions, please contact me at

Griffin-Spalding County Schools' Parent Resource Center

Did you know that the Griffin-Spalding County School System also has a Parent Resource Center? Find hands on activities, books and brochures for your student in our District Parent Resource Center. The center is designed to provide educational resources for parents to help your student succeed academically. Parents can also find computers with internet access at the center. The best part is resources are FREE! You can find the Parent Resource Center located in the Parent Services Building, Room 121 on 234 E. Taylor Street, Griffin, GA 30224. If you would like more information or want to make an appointment, please contact Trude Hinson at 770-229-3700, ext 10383 or at

Strive for 95

The purpose of the Strive for 95 Campaign is to improve student average daily attendance to at least 95% throughout GSCS by implementing comprehensive strategies that effectively promote, communicate, model, and reinforce positive student attendance in a manner that galvanizes GSCS stakeholders’ efforts and attention.

Beaverbrook's Parent Resource Center

We have plenty of academic resources that you can use from our parent resource center.

You can checkout items for as long as you need them. To check out any of these items please contact Ms. Fowler at or you can call the school at 770-229-3750

  • Math kits for K-8th grade with manipulatives
  • Tons of books and resources in multiple languages
  • Backpacks with activity books and journals
  • High interest books - varying Lexile Levels
  • Activities and ideas for all content levels!

What's Happening This Month

Fall Festival - October 28th, 6:00-8:00pm

  • Come dressed as your favorite book character! We will have treats, activities, and academic resources for the whole family!

Helpful Academic Websites

Please check out our website with links to resources for both parents and students.

Beaverbrook Elemeentary Parent and Student Resources (