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  • 5th Grade Pride Ads  

    Date Extended!

     We are currently selling Pride Ads for the yearbook.
    You may purchase ads through February 17, 2017 
    For pricing information please click here. 
    Email Sherri Turner: sturner@effingham.k12.ga.us
    or send a message through Dojo.

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  • yearbook cover
      Yearbook Sales:  A limited number of yearbooks have been ordered.
    So, don't delay in reserving a yearbook. Send your payment to school with the Yearbook Order Form that was sent home. Extra forms are in the front office
    if you cannot locate the copy sent home. - Click this link to download and
    print the Yearbook Order Form. You may also send a note requesting a yearbook with $20 cash or check for your purchase.
    Online ordering is available at: www.leonards.com/yearbooks.
    Use Access Code: C361175.  
    Price increase after January 31, 2017; new price will be $25.
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  • Pre-K Registration

    All parents interested in the Effingham County Schools Bright From the Start Pre-Kindergarten program are required to complete a pre-registration process.  The 2017-2018 Pre-K application, Effingham County Schools registration forms, and required documents will need to be submitted prior to your child's name being included in the Pre-K Lottery drawing to be held Friday, March 31, 2017.  Following are the steps for completing this process:


    2017-2018 Pre-Kindergarten Application and Pre-Registration Timeline


    Pre-K Applications Accepted at Elementary Schools   

    Monday, March 6, 2017 -- Friday, March 24, 2017

    Pre-K Lottery Drawing   

    Friday, March 31, 2017


    Click to open this document for more information: Pre-K Registration Flyer 

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  • Bus Mechanic Needed
    The Transportation Department is seeking a Bus Mechanic! This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent, proficiency in AC and electronic systems repairs and computer diagnostics of diesel engines,  and aGeorgia CDL with Passenger and School Bus endorsements and Hazardous Material Certificate within 120 days of hire. Work experience in medium/heavy truck repair preferred and/or auto/light truck repair is desirable.
    Click here to visit our Employment Opportunities site, then choose "Classified" and "Transportation" to view the job requirements. You must create an account on our jobs site in order to apply for the position.
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  • Car Rider Procedures

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       Open this document to read the procedures.

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    Tabitha Edenfield was selected as Teacher of the Year. 

    She willserve as Sand Hill Elementary School's

    representatives in 2016-2017. 

    Congratulations to Mrs. Edenfield!



     Angela Wise

    Angela Wise was selected as Para of the Year. She will serve

    as Sand Hill Elementary School's representative this school term.

    Congratulations to Mrs. Wise!



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mission & vision

Our Mission

As a community of learners, in cooperation with stakeholders, our mission is:
To provide rigorous and relevant instruction in a safe environment to enable all students to obtain a high school diploma as a foundation for post secondary success.
A note from our Principal
SHES incorporates Project Wisdom as a part of its character education program. These inspirational messages set a positive tone for the day for everyone on campus. SHES feels it is extremely important to educate all aspects of the student learner. Project Wisdom provides the opportunity for students to begin their day considering one of citizenship’s big issues, such as honesty or respect. Read more
New to the area?
If you are new to the district, you may find these areas of our website to be helpful:
  • Newcomers - Get information about the area including utilities, county government, city and school resources.
  • Data Dashboard - Learn how Effingham County makes the grade by visiting our data reporting area, with links to district/school report cards as well as graduation rates and population statistics.