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  • Update from Pricipal:

    February 22, 2021 

    Hello Guyton Parents. 

     I would like to thank parents and students for your cooperation as we continue working together through the COVID-19 pandemic.  It may seem that many of the safeguards currently in place are tedious and inconvenient, but our numbers certainly reflect the success of our efforts to minimize the spread of the virus within our school community.  

    While our district’s current protocols in response to individuals who test positive for COVID 19 have proven to be effective, we are asking families to please take proactive measures to offset the spread of the virus.  If your child experiences any COVID-like symptoms, please keep them at home until those symptoms improve.  We realize the symptoms for seasonal allergies are similar to those for COVID, but we have had several cases where COVID-positive students have been sent to school under the mistaken assumption that their symptoms were only allergy-related.  Thus causing many other students to be quarantined from school. 

    Again, please, keep your child at home if he or she experiences fever, cough, runny nose, sinus congestion, sore throat, headache, muscle aches, or loss of either taste or smell.  The school district understands that you are working to ensure other’s wellbeing, so please be assured that your child’s absences will not be held against them. A parent note will suffice as documentation for students’ absences in these cases. 

    Thank you for doing your part to keep all of our students and families safe!  If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out and our staff will assist you in any way possible.  

    Thank you,

    Charlotte V. Connelly, Principal GES

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  • You are invited

     

    Virtual GES School Council Meeting

    Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 2pm

     

    Meeting Link: https://meet.google.com/wmy-bjfm-vhm 

     

    Phone Number: ‪(US) +1 617-675-4444‬ 

     

    PIN: ‪811 293 398 3508‬#

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  • Please help!

    Attention Parents of IEP students

    You are invited to complete the IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) Parent Survey:

    https://survey.gadoe.org/SPEDParentSurvey

     
    Parents needing assistance can join a virtual review of the 10 survey questions on Friday, February 19th, 11:30am - 12:15pm

    For more details and to sign up for the review visit: 
    https://www.effinghamschools.com/Page/14444

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  • You are invited!

    Come join our virtual community where we explore 5 FUN MATH STATIONS

     

    Date: March 9, 2021

    Where: Online Virtual Event

    Time: 6 – 7 PM

     

    If you have any questions regarding this event contact Felicia Hills at (912) 772 - 3384 ext 2359

    or fhills@effingham.k12.ga.us. Thank you!

     

    Virtual Family Math Night Flyer-English

    Virtual Family Math Night Flyer-Spanish

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  • ECMS Cheer Tryouts!

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  • Apex's Attitude of Gratitude prize winner!

    This amazing Guyton Elementary student dedicated a week to showing more gratitude in his life by completing daily gratitude challenges.

    Apex Gratitude Winner!

    Above is a picture of William Smith (also known as William Dean) with his certificate and prizes.

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  • Georgia Covid-19 Emotional Support Line

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  • December 2, 2020

    Mobile Food Pantry

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  • Virtual Meeting on Care Management Options Benefits

    Thursday, Nov. 12 at 11:30-12:30

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  • Technology tips provided here.

    Please email tmarsh@effingham.k12.ga.us if you have a question about technology. 

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mission & vision

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    Our Vision

    Engaging learners for future success.


    Our Mission

    Make every moment count because every student matters.


    We Believe

    • student engagement is key to success
    • in high expectations for all
    • that learning is a shared responsibility
    • in supporting the whole child
    • a positive, caring staff makes a difference
    • in safe learning environments
    • everyone should be treated with respect

     
    School Purpose Statement
     
           Every day I will do my best, treat everyone
             with respect, and make smart choices
             that will lead me to success.
     
     
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