Welcome to Blackwell Elementary
P.R.O.U.D. to be a Bulldog
Our Mission:  Believe*Excel*Succeed!

Missy Shackelford, Principal
Karen Wacker, Assistant Principal
Chris Davis, Intervention Specialist

No Student Checkout from 1:45-2:25 (OR 12:00-12:30 on early dismissal days) in the office. 
This is for the safety of all students at dismissal.

Important Dates

Now thourgh November 15--HOUSE of Bulldog Thanksgiving Food Drive

Wednesday, November 13--PTA Snow Cones

Thursday, November 14--Foundation Chick Fil A sales (orders due by Friday, Nov. 8)

Monday, Nov. 18--Fri., Nov. 22--Book Fair in Media Center

Tuesday, Nov. 19--Thanksgiving Feast (1st, 4th, 5th, Martin, Turner, Gwyn)

Wednesday, Nov. 20--Thanksgiving Feast (SNPK, Kindergarten, 2nd, 3rd)

Thursday, Nov. 21--TURKEY BINGO!!! 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. 

November 4th -- November 15th

Each grade level is assigned certain items to bring, however each student puts items in their HOUSE box.  The HOUSES are competing to see which brings in the most items.  The HOUSE that brings in the most items will get 100 extra tickets towards the next HOUSE party.  2nd place = 50, 3rd place = 25 and 4th place = 10.

Here are the assigned items:

5th grade--Boxed pasta, cans/jars spaghetti/marinara sauce, macaroni and cheese, brown rice or white rice

4th grade--Flour, sugar, cornbread mix, muffin mix, brownie mix, cake mix

3rd grade--box/bagged mashed potatoes, rice/pasta sides packages, cans of Chunky Campbell or Progresso soups

2nd grade--Napkins, Paper plates, tissues, toilet paper, liquid dish soap, laundry detergent

1st grade--bottled juice, juice boxes, peanut butter, jelly, Poptarts, oatmeal, cereal

Kindergarten--Toiletries--shampoo, conditioner, soap, deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes, lotion and feminine pads

Thank you for your support of those in need!!!


Please start the registration online.  When you complete the online registration, please call the office at 678-494-7600 and make an appointment with Mrs. Irma Gil to finish the process.  Appointments are only made from 8:00-11:00 a.m. Monday-Friday.  You MUST have an appointment to register your child at Blackwell. 
New students will begin classes the day after the registration process is complete.
Thank you!


Congratulations to Blackwell's Teacher of the Year

and Classified Employee of the Year for 2019-2020! 

Ms. Donna Gottesman (on the right)--Teacher of the Year

Mrs. Mandy Roberson (on the left)--Classified Employee of the Year


- The school building opens at 7:20 a.m. Please do not drop students off before 7:20 a.m. Please drop off students at the front entrance.  Please do not leave your car to walk your students in. Car rider line will go much faster this way.

- School starts at 7:50 AM.  Students must be in their classroom at this time to be counted "on time."

- Breakfast will be served until 7:45 AM

-Parents/visitors MUST sign in at the office on each visit to Blackwell

- Student check-out is not permitted after 1:45 PM

- All transportation changes must be in the form of a hand written note with a signature and a date. We cannot accept changes that are sent via email, fax, text, or phone.

-Please put your child's name in all articles of clothing, lunchbox and backpacks!  Lost and Found gets overly crowded due to not having names on items