Clarkdale Elementary School

"Home of the Clarkdale Champions!"

Dr. Liss A. Maynard, Principal  |  Tangela Hendrix, Assistant Principal

4725 Ewing Road
Austell, GA 30106
Phone: 770-819-2422
FAX: 770-819-2424


Welcome to Clarkdale Elementary

"Where Unity Builds Community"

Dr. Liss A. Maynard, Principal
Tangela Hendrix, Assistant Principal

Our Mission:
is to provide the foundation upon which students build further knowledge, experiences, and self-reliance. We provide a safe, healthy, stimulating and experiential environment that facilitates learning for every child.

Our Vision:
is a community which helps develop responsible citizens and cultivates life-long learners

Congratulations to Ryisha Anderson-Smith

Clarkdale Elementary School

Teacher of the Year



Summer Reading and Learning Opportunities

Read for the World Record!Free Digital Books All Summer

The Cobb County Public Libraries and the Cobb County School District Library Media Department have teamed together to promote summer reading!


Help Clarkdale win a visit from a famous author! The school that logs the most minutes read on the Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge receives a visit from a famous author!

Look for information to come home this week giving students their username and password for this site!


Students will be dismissed at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 20 and Thursday, May 21.

School Balanced   Assessment




Calendar of Events

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New student registration will take place daily from 7:15 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. when school is in session.



Cobb Digital Library



Fourth and Fifth Grade Parents

Cobb County 4th and 5th grade teachers have a new tool for teacher gradebooks and parent information. Our new system, Synergy, has a ParentVUE that allows parents to view student gradebook information including attendance and student grades.

Please complete the attached form (English) (Spanish) and bring it to open house. Also, remember to bring  picture identification  and present it along with your form. You will be able to pick-up your parent activation key beginning Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. After Tuesday, September 9, 2014 you may pickā€“up the activation key in the front office.

Why NOT to ask Grades in US Schools


2015-16 School Choice

The Cobb County School District is again offering School Choice (HB 251 and SB10) transfers for the 2015-2016 school year.  Individual school capacity information and applications will be available beginning February 1, 2015 on the District website.  For more information, please see our 2015-16 School Choice webpage.