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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.

Let’s Celebrate
Read Across America!
March 2 – 6, 2015


When? What?
Mon. Author Visit:
Carmen Agra Deedy
Tues. Dr. Seuss
Hat Search
Wed. Photo Event
Thurs. KSU Football Players
Read Dr. Seuss Books
Fri. Book Character
Dress Up Day

Relay For Life Fundraiser
"Dimes for Donuts"

When:  March 2-31
What:  Fill the classroom
          bottle with dimes
Win a  box of donuts!

Garrison Mill Spirit Day at
the Atlanta Hawks

Sunday, March 22, 2015
3 PM
Ticket Order Form
Friday, April 10, 2015
7:30 PM

For Rising Kindergarten Students

Date Event Location Time
Feb. 4
Parent Meeting
Informational Flyer
Media Center 10 AM
March 25
Kindergarten Registration Media Center 8-11 AM

Registration Information

Registration Information

Parent FAQs at Registration


Kindergarten Screening for Gifted Services - Spring 2015

This spring at Garrison Mill all kindergarteners will automatically be screened for potential need of gifted services. The parents of only students requiring further evaluation will be contacted. For further information about the screening process please click the link below.

Kindergarten Screening

Iowa Assessment Information

Students are assessed in the fall on the Iowa Assessments. This is a norm-referenced assessment that measures student achievement in comparison to other students nationwide. Students in grades 3, 5, and 7 are tested in Reading, Mathematics, Language Arts, Science, and Social Studies.  Read More...

Blackboard Connect
Parent Portal

The Blackboard Connect Parent Portal is an online system designed to allow you to customize how you receive notifications from your child's school as well as from the district. Notifications can now be received by phone, text message, or email.

Download:  Parent Instructions for Setting Up Your Blackboard Connect Account


ParentVue helps parents stay informed and connected by allowing parents to access near real-time information on assignments and scores, attendance, and demographic information. ParentVUE offers parents a single sign-on to view all of their children’s information regardless of school.

Create an account: download instructions.

Review the Acceptable Use Policy:  Download Agreement


Kyle Giesler
Asst. Principal
Niki Bristow

Upcoming Events

General Information

Start Time:  7:55 AM

Dismissal Time:  2:25 PM

If your child arrives after 7:55 AM, you must sign the child in at the PTA desk in the lobby.  No transportation changes or dismissal is permitted after 1:45 PM.

Inclement Weather

We encourage our staff and parents to listen to News/Talk 750 WSB (750 on the AM radio dial) when winter weather threatens. In addition, the News/Talk 750 WSB website provides a complete and frequently updated list of school closings online at: www.wsbradio.com.

In the event of an early dismissal due to inclement weather, the After School Program (ASP) will also be closed.

School Bus Drivers Needed


Starting rate is $14.51/hour
Apply online:  CCSDBusDriver.com