Welcome to Ford Elementary
Where We Are
Growing Toward the Future
Dr. Jami Frost, Principal  |  Annette Craddock, Asst. Principal



Vision: Create a Community with a Passion for Learning
Mission: Achieve Excellence and Provide a Strong Foundation in Education and Character

Cobb County School District Direction for Continuous Improvement

School Strategic Plan


Important Dates and Information

11/4: Student Holiday
11/6: Chick-fil-A Night, 5:30 PM
11/7: Bingo Night, 6:30-8:00
11/10: Square One Art Orders Due
11/11: Shane's Rib Shack Night, 5:00-9:00
11/14: STEM Fair
11/17: 2nd and 4th Grade (Schedule)
11/19: K and 5th Grade (Schedule)
11/20: 1st and 3rd Grade (Schedule)
11/21: Foundation Fun Friday
11/24-11/28: Thanksgiving Holidays

*Every Tuesday morning is Chick-fil-A Spirit Morning (6:00-7:30).


Weather Alert For Parents & Students

The National Weather Service and local meteorologists are calling for very cold temperatures with even colder wind-chills for the week of Nov. 17-21. All students, but especially those who ride the school bus, should consider dressing warmly with gloves, head-covering, and multi-layered clothing to protect against the cold. All Cobb County school bus drivers will report to work 30 minutes early to start their buses and make sure morning pickup remains on schedule.



Dates and Schedule


Thank you for your support! We had a very successful book fair!


BYOD Information
BYOD Guidelines

BYOD Permission Form


Ford Elementary's 2014-2015 Supply List


Congratulations to Tina Smith,
Ford Elementary School's 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year!


Pictured: Mrs. Smith and Dr. Frost


Congratulations to Jane Swanson,
Ford Elementary School's 2014-2015
Classified Employee of the Year!


Pictured: Dr. Frost, Mrs. Swanson, and Mrs. Craddock


2013 Learning Garden Conference Video


Ford's STEM Day Video
This video was featured on Cobb edTV. To view this video, click on the Cobb edTV page, go to the Video Archive, and scroll until you see Ford STEM Day.


Ford Events


School of Excellence
 
Add the Ford Elementary Calendar to your personal Google Calendar by clicking on the "+" button above.


Ford's Foundation Link for DonationsHelp support the Ford Foundation with an online donation.

We appreciate your support!


Cobb Digital Library
Student Guide for Cobb Digital Library (MackinVia)
(See Mrs. Trammell or your teacher for the username and password.) 

Use your Destiny username and password to access your FollettShelf account.
Click here for Destiny @ Ford Elementary.


Skills Tutor


Ford Elementary is Featured on
Growing a Greener World!

Episode 309 of Growing a Greener World  was filmed last spring and heavily features the great things going on at Ford! Click on the link above to view this episode.


Ford Elementary School Foundation's  (FESF)
Annual Campaign

The FESF plays an important role in advancing the academic excellence at Ford. Click here to learn more about the Foundation. You may donate online by using the link on the right under the calendar. Thank you in advance for your support of the Ford Foundation Annual Campaign!
Ford Elementary School Foundation Donation Form


New Security System
Our school has a new security system for entering the building through the front doors. With this new system, visitors need to "Buzz-In" after 8:10 AM. Please view the letter from Dr. Frost explaining this new system.


ou for your support.
Georgia Organics Blog
Read about the Victory Garden at Ford Elementary.


Help Support Local Families
Help support local families who need financial assistance by donating your used cell phone and ink cartridges. Flyer


TSummary of the Nutrition Standards for All Foods Sold in Schools as Required by the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010