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

Upcoming Events



    School  Council

    RES School Council will meet on

    Thursday, May 18th at 8:00am.

    Georgia Milestones scores will be

    discussed at this meeting.


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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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  •  School Supplies

    RES 2016-2017 Supply List

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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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  • hurt head
    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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  • Parkers

    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 member. Don't forget to register our school for the 1¢ per gallon donation.

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Mission, Vision, & Beliefs

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.

Our Beliefs:

In Effingham County we believe:

  • All students should graduate with the knowledge and skills necessary to attain their career goals.

  • In high expectations for all.

  • Data-informed decision making and research-based practices are keys to improved performance.

  • Students learn best in a safe and well-maintained environment.

  • In prompt and regular attendance.

  • That continuous growth is a shared responsibility.

  • In open stakeholder communication.

  • In the power and the benefits of respectful, responsible choices.

  • In maintaining qualified, positive, caring staff.

  • That all people should be treated with dignity.

Our Vision:

The district will equip students to compete in our global society as evidenced by ranking in the top 15% of districts in the State of Georgia.

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.