• Welcome and Contact Info:

    Welcome to our class!  We are so excited to be working with you and your child this year.  We will learn, grow, and have a lot of fun!  If you ever need to contact us, the best way to reach us is through email.  Mrs. Bucalo’s email is cbucalo@effingham.k12.ga.us.   Mrs. Shalonda’s email is sbrown@effingham.k12.ga.us. If you need to reach us for last-minute transportation changes during the day, please call the school at 912-728-3801.  The front office will notify us of the change.


    Uniform Policy: Some reminders: Girls may wear scarves outdoors ONLY, not for fashion indoors, sweatshirts/sweaters must be SOLID (no camouflage, plaids, patterns or prints) if worn INSIDE the building - navy, white, ash (grey) or black. There are no color restrictions for outdoor wear. Shoes must be closed toes, matching socks-no more than 2 colors.  Please check out the Uniform Policy in the Student Handbook p. 12-14 for any questions.


    Specials rotations: We are the "Split" class this year. Please see the section "Specials Schedule" for your child's daily Specials class. 


    This is our daily schedule:

    7:15 -8:00  ELA/Math review

    8:00 Math 

    9:10 ELA: Read Aloud and Language Arts groups

    10:10 Recess

    10:48 Lunch

    11:18  Language Arts groups and Shared Reading

    12:00 Writing

    1:00 Specials (See 'Specials' section

    1:45 Social Studies/Science/Health

        2:35 Dismissal