As of July 2, 2020 students enrolled in the Effingham County School District will have two options for attending school for the 2020-2021 school year. Students may choose to take classes at home in a virtual environment while remaining enrolled in the Effingham County School District or they may choose to take classes in a face to face setting in the physical school building. This opportunity will only be provided for a limited period of time under the current COVID-19 conditions
Click the link below to learn more about the Virtual Learning Option and complete the online registration form:
The online registration form will be available from Thursday, July 2 8:00 AM through Wednesday, July 15 11:59 PM.
update: 7/3/2020 @ 11:30am
To help our ECSD parents make an informed decision about the Virtual Option vs. the traditional face-to-face instruction (in the physical school building), we will be posting further information concerning what the traditional setting will look like, guidelines, etc. by Monday.
For more 'Virtual Option' information regarding student eligibility, technology requirements, the program overview, or the parent and guardian responsibilities, please visit https://www.effinghamschools.com/virtualoption
Don't forget to check out our FAQ page at https://www.effinghamschools.com/Page/36417
BES School Counselor Mrs. Erin Watson, in collaboration with the other Elementary School Counselors in Effingham County, has put together a Virtual Career Day video for you to enjoy! Look for our own Nurse Rebecca in the video!
Virtual Career Day Part Two, featuring BES Kindergarten teacher Mrs. Amacher!
Blue Jay Tweets
mission & vision
Our MissionBlandford Elementary School’s mission is to inspire its students to strive for their highest potential, to create a passion for learning, and to provide tools for making life choices that nurture the Leader in every student.A note from our PrincipalBlandford Elementary takes pride in its parent involvement program. Parents are frequently found volunteering in the classroom, with the AR program, in the media center, and in Book Fairs. The local scout troop has assisted with the building of outdoor classroom areas including an amphitheater. Blandford’s PTO is very active and assists with coordinating the volunteer program and supporting school intiatives... Read moreNew 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.