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  • Virtual Learning

    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:
    https://www.effinghamschools.com/virtualoption

    The online registration form will be available from Thursday, July 2 8:00 AM through Wednesday, July 15 11:59 PM.


    virtual vs traditional

    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

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  • GES Parents - Counselors are available at all Effingham County Schools. Please feel free to contact Lauren Amason - lamason@effingham.k12.ga.us or call 912-772-3384 if you need assistance or support.  

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  • A Letter from Dr. Shearouse

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  • Summer Bridge Activities Book offered by Teachright

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  • At Home Educational Resources

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  • Latest News on the Coronavirus

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  • The Georgia Department of Public Health released the following information regarding state preparations for COVID-19 (Corona Virus):
    DPH NEWS RELEASE

    DPH will continue to update Georgians through their website:
    https://dph.georgia.gov/novelcoronavirus

    The CDC will provide updates at:
    https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

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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  
     
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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.