Garrison Mill Elementary School

Kyle Giesler, Principal

Tracie Bucy, Assistant Principal

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

News and Announcements

2018-2019 Class Placement

If you would like to give input on your child’s placement for the next school year, please complete the Placement Input Form.  Forms must be turned in to the front office by Friday, April 27, 2018, by 3:00 PM.

Attention 5th Graders

Here are the dates for upcoming events at Mabry Middle School.

Friday April 27 Mabry Shadow Day 9:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Tuesday May 1 Student Tours 9:15 AM - 10:55 AM
Tuesday May 1 Parent Night 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Thank You for Joining Us on STEAM Night

We hope you enjoyed all of the activities, the chorus performance, and the art exhibit.  Check out our Flipgrid!

We Love Our GM Greyhound Chorus

You will want to join Chorus too.  Look for information in the fall.

Be a Sub

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

Elementary Science Olympiad (ESO)

Congratulations to the Science Olympiad team.  They did an amazing job at the competition on Saturday, March 24.  Compared with other schools, they had a short amount of time to prepare.  They came home with some ribbons.  We are very proud of them.

Kindergarten Registration

Registration will be March 21st from 8:30 TO 11:30 AM.  Kindergarten Visitation will be on Wednesday, April 25th. For registration information, please access the county website: Here is some helpful Kindergarten Information

GMEF Needs Your Help

The Garrison Mill Education Foundation has recently kicked-off its annual fundraiser. They have the difficult task of raising enough funds to cover the salaries of our amazing science lab instructors and more.  For details and budget information, please see the GMEF's Donation Request. We appreciate your support!

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. There are no transportation changes or dismissals 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:

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.