announcements

  • This year all winter apparel will be sold online only. A half sheet with home with your child with this information on it. The deadline is October 11th to purchase them.

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  • Fall pictures are rescheduled for October 20th for traditional learning students.

    December 9th will be for retakes and virtual learning students.

    There will be more details closer to time about how we will handle the virtual students in December.

    Please keep in mind...as always, this is tentative and subject to change.

    Thank you for your patience!

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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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  • This letter includes information about our new access control system here at GES. Please read for further information. 

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  • Consensus Flyer

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  • Parent Portal allows parents and legal guardians to access their child's grades, daily attendance, report cards, and more. Please complete this form if you need Praent Portal access or if you have forgotten your password. Our data clerk, Wendy Gracen, will review your request, verify the information provided for accuracy, and will contact the parent/legal guardian if more information is needed. An email will be sent once your request has been verified and processed.

    Please fill out this form for Parent Portal assistance.

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  • July 31, 2020 

     

    Guyton Elementary Parents:

     

    Due to social distancing and current CDC guidelines, the front door at GES will not open until 7:45 a.m..  Please do not drop your child off and leave them unattended in front of the school. The GES staff members will promptly begin unloading cars at 7:45 a.m.

    Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause,

     

    GES Administration 

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    Parents Right to Know

    Parents may request the following information regarding teacher qualifications as required by the "Every Student Succeeds" Act: Information regarding their student’s classroom teacher’s certificate or credentials, and/or college major and graduate degree information. Parents may also request information regarding the licensing and training of paraprofessionals. Requests may be made in writing to the school principal or Mrs. Susan Hartzog, Director of Human Resources, Effingham County BOE, 405 North Ash Street, Springfield, GA 31329.

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  • box tops
    Box Tops 

    Please clip and turn in Box Tops to your teachers.

    Help us reach our goal of $2000 for this school year.

    The class that brings in the most Box Tops each nine weeks

    will be rewarded with an ice cream party!

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  • Effingham 4-H  
     
    For local 4-H information,
     
     
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mission & vision

  • Welcome all students and parents to an exciting year of learning, achievement, and success!

     

     
    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.

     

     
    School Purpose Statement
     
           Every day I will do my best, treat everyone
             with respect, and make smart choices
             that will lead me to success.
     
    A Note from Our Principal
    Parents are invited to Family Night, where parents and children together complete activities to help children improve in all areas of the Georgia Milestones. Childcare is provided in order to allow the parent uninterrupted individual time with his/her child. Read more
     
    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.