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Mark Your Calendars

Week of January 11- 15


Monday, January 11 Day 4

7:45-8:20 Jump Rope Practice

7:45-8:20 Witzzle Pro in Cafeteria

7:45-8:20 Intramural Club

3:45-5:00 Girl's Basketball Club


Tuesday, January 12-Day 5

3:15-4:00 Debate Team

3:45-4:30 Falcon Friends

8:00 p.m. Jump Rope Team performs at Dacula High


Wednesday, January 13-Day 6

7:30-8:20 Reader's Rally

3:45-5:00 IMPACT Club


Thursday, January 14-Day 7

PTA Spirit Night- Zaxby's

7:30-8:20 Chorus Winter Party

9:00-10:15 Spelling Bee

9:30-1:00 Special Olympics at Stars and Strikes


Friday, January 15-Day 8

Relay For Life Hat Day- $1 Donation

7:35-8:20 Chess Club

7:40-8:20 Jump Rope Club

Georgia Milestones Individual Student Report

Within your student's 1st semester report card, you will find a copy of his/her 2014-15 Georgia Milestones Individual Student Report. The Georgia Milestones Parent Guide is designed to help you understand the Individual Score Report.


Click here to view the Georgia Milestones Parent Guides


Counselor's Corner

During the month of February, our School Counselors will be presenting lessons from a research-based program called "Think First & Stay Safe". This is a program that teaches children how to protect themselves from abuse and exploitation. A letter will be coming home with your student that will give more details about this program.

Clinic Needs Donations

Our clinic is in need of the following items:


  • SOFT Peppermints
  • Paper Towels
  • Snack Size Baggies

FREE text service for parents of 4 & 5 yr olds

-Provides literacy & math tips and resources

-Now available in English and Spanish.


What: Collaborative effort between Georgia Department of Education and Stanford University to create a free text service for parents of 4 & 5 yr olds that includes tips, facts and suggestions to promote early literacy and mathematics.


When: Text messages are sent every 2 to 3 days.


Text "GAREADY4K" to 313131 to join! It's Free!