501 N. Richland Avenue . Rincon, GA 31326 P: 912.826.5523 . F: 912.826.4052


  • Title 1 Meeting

    Effingham County Board of Education

     Title I A, Federal Programs Host District Shared Decision-Making Meeting

     Effingham County Board of Education invites you to attend a Title I A, Federal Programs District Shared Decision-Making meeting to be held on Friday, December 4th at 9:00 a.m.   The goal of this meeting will be to provide parents and community members with information about the Effingham County School District’s federal programs and how each program functions in each of the Title I schools.

    In addition, attendees will receive information concerning parental involvement in our school system. All parents will be able to drop in, review, and provide input for revisions on the Title I district and schools’ required documents from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. This meeting will be held at the Effingham County Board of Education in the Board Room located at 405 North Ash Street in Springfield, GA. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Sandra W. Nethels at (912)754-5628 or (912)754-5629.

      Title 1

    Junta de Educacion del Condado de Effingham

    Programas Federales del Titulo I-

    Reunión del Distrito para el Compartido en la Toma de Decisiones

     La Junta de Educación del Condado de Effingham le invita asistir la reunión de los Programas Federales del Título I que se llevara a cabo el Viernes, 4 de Diciembre a las 9:00 a.m. El propósito de esta reunión será a compartir con los padres y los miembros de la comunidad información sobre los programas federales, y a explicar cómo cada programa funciona entre las escuelas del Título I del distrito.  

    Además, participantes recibirán información sobre la participación de los padres en nuestro sistema escolar. Todos los padres tendrán oportunidad entre las 9:00 a.m. y las 12:00 p.m. de revisar nuestros documentos federales del distrito y de las escuelas y proporcionar sus ideas hacia las revisiones. Esta reunión se llevará a cabo en la sala del consejo de la Junta del Condado de Effingham(405 North Ash Street en Springfield, GA). Si usted tiene alguna pregunta , por favor póngase en contacto con la Dra. Sandra W. Nethels al ( 912 )754-5628 o con Mariella Manhatton al (912)772-7001.

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  •  Parent Module Training


    Parent Module

    There is a mandatory module training for all parents, grandparents, and visitors visiting RES.

    If you plan on visiting RES for classroom parties, field trips, volunteering, etc. you must complete this module.

    Please visit:


    Click on Georgia on the left side of the page

    You only need to complete the Mandated Reporter module listed under -Standard Modules

    Username- Effingham County

    Password- Football

    Enter your email address and submit

    Upon completion, please print out and return your confirmation to Dr. Ratner in the main office OR e-mail the confirmation to Dr. Kirbi Ratner.

    *Please contact Dr. Kirbi Ratner at 826-5523

    for additional information 

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    Student Accident Insurance
    If you are interested in applying, please call
    1-877-444-5014 or visit the secure website
    http://markel.sevencorners.com/ .
    On this site parents will be able to:
    *View all the coverage and premium options
    *Review a Frequently Asked Questions section
    *Purchase the insurance using a credit/debit card
    and receive an instant and printable confirmation
    of what they purchased.
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    Is your child prone to accidents?
    We want to learn how to help children
    who have had a head injury and their
    We are looking for: Children
    who had a head injury or a broken
    bone at or before the age of 5. Children
    who are now 6-10 years old. Click  HERE
    to download a flyer with more information. 
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  • parent  Click HERE to view or download Effingham
     County's Parent Involvement Policy for
     Title 1 Schools.
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  • 4H Click on the following link for important dates, files
    and information
    on the 4-H educational program:
    Effingham 4-H
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    Parker's donates 1¢ from every gallon of gas
    sold at Parker's locations throughout the county
    on the first Wednesday of every month!
    Just pick up a PumpPal card at any Parker's location.
    Then go online at www.ParkerSav.com to sign up as a
    as a member.  Don't forget to register our school for the
    1¢ per gallon donation.
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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
I would like to welcome you to Rincon Elementary School. Our faculty and staff members are working hard to lead our students on an exciting journey. Come and join us as we travel through the always fascinating school year. Working together, we can ensure that our students have a very successful year. Read More
Click HERE to download a PowerPoint with more information about Rincon Elementary School. 
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. System Testing Assessments - Review performance results of Effingham County Students in state required assessments.