4111 Wesley Chapel Rd
Marietta, GA 30062
Phone: (770) 642-5600
FAX: (770) 642-5602

News and Announcements

Early Release Days:  Tuesday & Wednesday

5th Grade Students

5th Grade Celebration:  Wednesday, May 22   |   9 am - Noon
Parents:  If you are availble, please sign up to help with the celebration.
5th Grade Walk of Honor:  Wednesday, May 22   |   12:15 PM
Mabry Charger Day:  Tuesday, July 30   |   9 am - Noon

Media Center Books are now Past Due
Please turn them in ASAP.  Thank you!


Log summer reading minutes on Biblionasium. For more information, please visit the media center's website: www.cobblearning.net/gmmc

Media Center Books are Due

Crayola ColorCycle

5th Grade Target classes are excited about repurposing used markers. The program is called Crayola ColorCycle. What a great concept! Please consider helping our students with this amazing project.

Registration Information for New Students

For additional information and a list of the required enrollment documentation, please see the Online Registration Flyer or
the Spanish Flyer.  When your online registration is complete, please make an appointment through SignUpGenius to bring
your enrollment documentation to Garrison Mill. 

Parent Help Please

Please respond to the following survey:  STEAM Family Survey

The Northeast Cobb Business Association Presents:  2019 5K-9 and Puppy Trot

DATE: June 8, 2019
PLACE: Piedmont Church, 570 Piedmont Rd. Marietta, GA 30066
TIME: Registration Opens at 7:00 a.m.
RACE BEGINS: 8:00 a.m. and Puppy Trot 9:00 a.m.
Registration: www.northeastcobbba.com or on www.Active.com
Sponsorship Application:  NCBA 2019 5K9
Please see the 5K-9 Flyer for additional information.

Cafeteria Shout Outs

This is exciting news! 
For classroom celebrations,
you may also order a class
pizza party
or a
snack pack.

We Love Our GM Greyhound Chorus

You will want to join Chorus too!

On this date in 1814, the Star-Spangled Banner was written. Please stand as Garrison Mill Greyhound Chorus sings our National Anthem

Be a Sub

COBB COUNTY SCHOOLSi s looking for Substitute Teachers.  If you are interested, please reference the Flyer and the Cobb County Website.

Kindergarten Screening for Gifted Services

At Garrison Mill, all kindergarten students will automatically be screened in the spring for potential need of gifted services. The parents of students requiring further evaluation will be contacted. For further information about the screening process please read: 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
Kyle Giesler
Asst. Principal

Tracie Bucy


Upcoming Events

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General Information

Start Time:  7:50 AM
Dismissal Time:  2:20 PM

Late Arrivals and
Early Dismissals

For the safety of all students, if your child arrives after 7:50 AM,  you must sign your child in at the PTA desk in the lobby. No transportation changes or dismissals are  permitted after 1:40 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.

Bus Pass

Students are permitted to ride a different bus or get off at a different stop, if there is a childcare need. The Bus Pass form must be completed in advance and returned to the front office for authorization. Students may not ride a different bus for playdates, parties, sleepovers, etc.