Welcome to Hayes
"Home of the Mustangs"
Principal: Teressa R. Watson
News and Announcements
Upcoming Title I Planning Meeting @
We believe that being involved with your child’s education is
essential to his and her academic success.
To honor our commitment of providing the best possible
educational experience for your child, we would like to invite
you to help us develop and/or revise the
2014 – 2015 Title I
School Wide Plan, Parent Involvement Policy and School-Parent
Compact for Hayes Elementary School. The meeting will take place
Thursday, April 17, 2014
at 8AM. If you are interested in attending the meeting,
please complete the bottom section of this
letter and return it to
If you are unable to attend the meeting, please feel free to
provide Pamela Stone feedback on the form that is provided regarding our
school wide plan, policy and compact. A copy of our 2013-2014
title I School Wide Plan, Parent Involvement Policy and
School-Parent Compact can be found on our school website
here or a hard copy of all documents is available in our
front office. We will present the revised version of the
2014-2015 Title I School Wide Plan and Parent Involvement Policy
at The Annual Title I Parent Information Meeting.
Our compact will be distributed at our Parent-Teacher
Conference in October.
Title I Parent Symposium
You are cordially invited to hear
Mychal Wynn speak at the next Title I Parent
Summer Information Symposium to be held
May 7th at 7:00 p.m. at Smitha Middle School. You can find
more information about this event by going
CRCT Testing April 23rd - 29th
It's that time again.
Students in grades 3-5 will have an opportunity to show what
they know. Testing will run every day beginning Wednesday,
4/23 and end on Tuesday, 4/29. Please make sure your child
gets to school on time, has a good night's sleep and eats
breakfast before the test begins. These three small things
have been shown to make a BIG difference in student performance.
Interested in becoming a substitute
teacher for CCSD?
The School District will host TWO
Substitute Job Fairs on Tuesday
4/22/14 from 9:00 am
until 11:00 am. For applicants interested in substituting
for the North Area Schools (North of Powder Springs
including North Marietta, East Cobb, Kennesaw and Acworth) the
job fair will be held at Piedmont Baptist Church located
at 570 Piedmont Road, Marietta, 30066. For applicants
interested in substituting for the South Area Schools
(Includes Smyrna, Powder Springs, Austell, and Mableton—South
Marietta area), the job fair will be held at Skyview
Elementary School located at 5805 Dunn Road,
Mableton, 30126. To attend applicants must complete the
1-RSVP by sending an email to
email@example.com. You can only RSVP to one
fair and this should be the geographic area you plan to
work as a substitute. You must RSVP
2-Bring a resume with you to the fair
detailing all of your work and educational experience.
3-Be prepared to briefly meet with
We appreciate your interest in
positively impacting our Cobb County students and teachers!
We look forward to meeting you at the job fair.
Schedule change effective 3/17/2014
In an effort to regain
instructional time lost due to the severe winter weather, we
will begin our morning announcements promptly at 7:45 a.m.
starting on St. Patrick's Day. If you are are an HNN crew
member, this means you need to be in the Media Center by 7:30
a.m. ready to rehearse and prep for the daily broadcast.
Congratulations to Mrs. Zandre Jean, our
March Teacher of the Month!
Congratulations to our Mustangs of the Month
for March 2014
We recently recognized our January students
of the month. Each student received a coupon good for a
free Chick-Fil-A dinner at the Barrett Parkway location.
Be sure to check-out the grade level pictures proudly displayed
on the main hallway just outside the cafeteria.
Parents, if your child was this month's
Mustang of the Month, please click on the appropriate link to
retrieve a printed copy for your keepsake/memory box.
Introducing the Cobb Digital Library
The Cobb Virtual Library is now the
Cobb Digital Library! A wealth of information is
available from anywhere that you have an internet connection.
You can access digital content from your desktop, laptop, tablet
To begin using the Cobb Digital Library from school or home,
follow these easy steps:
1. Click on the logo or go to http://www.mackinvia.com
2. Enter your User ID (student number, or for teachers, badge
ID) and the password read (Parents can contact the school media
specialist for a generic ID and password if they wish to access
the resources as well).
We are please to announce our
Teacher of the Year !
Mrs. Judy Fountain - Music Teacher
She is wonderful in a million ways!
Please take a moment to congratulate her.
Hayes is excited to have such a dedicated teacher
at our school!
Congratulations to our CETOY for
Many of you will
recognize her smiling face from your visits to the front office.
We are fortunate to have her as a part of the Hayes family.
2014-15 School Choice
The Cobb County School District is again offering School Choice
(HB 251 and SB10) transfers for the 2014-2015 school year.
Applications will be available beginning February 10, 2014. For
more information, please see our 2014-15
School Choice website.
General School Information
School doors will open to students at 7:15 a.m. All students are expected to be in their
classrooms ready to begin instruction at 7:50 a.m.
We ask all parents to remain in vehicles when picking up students. Be certain to have your car rider tag displayed
on your dashboard on the passenger's side. In the interest
of student safety, if you do not show a car rider tag, you will
be asked to park your vehicle, come inside and show
identification in order to pick-up your child. To keep our line moving, we ask that parents refrain from conferencing in
the car rider line. Thank you!
Fire Lane ParkingThe Fire Marshall will ticket and/or tow cars that are parked in the fire lane. Please be aware.
Breakfast will be served from 7:15 a.m. to 7:40 a.m. for car riders. All students are
expected to be in their classrooms ready to begin instruction at 7:50 a.m. Bus riders will be served breakfast upon arrival.