Make Every Moment Count!
Student Placement 2015-2016
Dear Garrison Mill Parent(s),
In planning for the 2015-2016 school year, we want to offer you an opportunity to provide input for the
placement of your student(s). If you feel that you have information that would be beneficial to the
placement decision, please complete the form below and return it to the front office by
3 PM on Friday,
May 1st. Only hard copy forms will be accepted.
No emails or faxes will be considered.
Garrison Mill Student Placement Input Form
Cobb Schools Day
with the Atlanta Braves!
Join us Sunday, May
3, 2015 at 1:35 PM as our Atlanta Braves take on the Cincinnati Reds. Ticket prices begin at just $10! Cheer on our Atlanta Braves while you support Cobb Schools. See the
Atlanta Braves Game Day Flyer for more information. A portion of each ticket sold benefits the Cobb Schools
Foundation programs, grants and scholarships!
See you at Turner Field!
Thank You for Your Support
Thanks to our families and community,
Garrison Mill’s Relay for Life team reached the Gold level by
raising over $5,000. Congratulations!
Microsoft Office 365 for Students
The Cobb County School District is
offering a free copy of Office 365
for students. Parents should have received this offer via
email. Before students can download their copy, parents
must choose one of the three Parental Consent options from the
original email and use the student information provided in the
follow-up email. Please utilize the following links to
download Office 365
and access additional
CCSD Office 365 Resources.
Important Dates For Rising 6th Graders
||9 AM - 1:15 PM
||Mabry Shadow Day
||9 - 11 AM
||Students Visit Mabry
||6 - 7 PM
||Parent Night at Mabry
||11 AM - 1:30 PM
||Walk of Honor
For Rising Kindergarten Students
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.
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 Across America Week
KSU Football Players
Read to Our Students
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.
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:
Review the Acceptable Use Policy:
Start Time: 7:55 AM
Dismissal Time: 2:25 PM
REMINDER: FOR THE SAFETY OF ALL STUDENTS
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
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:
In the event of an early dismissal
due to inclement weather, the After School Program (ASP)
will also be closed.
School Bus Drivers Needed
CCSD TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT
FOR SCHOOL BUS DRIVERS!
Starting rate is $14.51/hour