Welcome to Hollydale Elementary
Professional Development School
in Partnership with Kennesaw State University
Mission: Nurturing a
Community of Learners
Vision: Empowering our Community to Thrive
News and Announcements
Parent Survey – Please give us your feedback!
The survey can be completed
using your personal computer, smartphone or tablet. We are
asking that all parents participate in the Georgia Parent Survey
because the data will be used as part of the calculation of the
School Climate Star Rating. Survey responses are anonymous and
will be submitted directly to the Georgia Department of
Education for analysis. Individual data results from the
Georgia Parent Survey will not be available to the public and
will not be posted online.
HERE to take the survey.
November 2016 Student of the
Congratulations to all our Spelling Bee participants
and to our winner India Hollins and runner up Nathan Riggs!
Good Luck at County!
is SO much fun!
Congratulations to our girls
and thank you to our dedicated coaches:
Ms. Wimbush, Ms. Smead, Ms. Hodges,
Ms. Chabucos, and Ms. Benavides
Congratulations to our Reflections Participants and Winners!
Administration "Going for the Gold"
Angie Allison Assistant Principal, Jennifer Ridgway Principal,
Tiffany Jones Student Leadership Intern
Annual Title I
Parent Input Meeting
HERE for the Feedback Form
HERE for the Schoolwide Plan Input Form
What is School Council?
of school councils is intended to help local boards of education
by bringing parents and the community together with teachers and
school administrators to create a better understanding of and
mutual respect for each other's concerns and share ideas for
school improvement. School councils shall represent the
community of parents and businesses. The members of the school
council are accountable to the constituents they serve and
school-wide perspective on issues
participate in school council meetings
information and training programs
as a link between the school council and the community
participation of parents and others
within the school community
Work to improve
student achievement and performance.
Hollydale Family and Friends,
We are currently looking at adopting new
content resources and materials for
our ESOL students and teachers.
We would like to invite you to come
and look at the materials that are currently up for
consideration and provide us with your feedback.
These materials will be displayed for
your review in the ESOL room at Hollydale.
If you have any questions, please contact
Kathy O’Hara- Rosa, Lead ESOL teacher.
HERE for 2016-17 Supply List
Parent Resource Center
Open Daily from 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
HERE for more
We LOVE our Volunteers!
to sign up!
AQUI para Espanol
For the 2016-17 school year
Hollydale will have a
Dual Language Immersion Program.
HERE for a
brochure in English.
for a brochure in Spanish.
Cobb county is
looking for parent input on content acquisition for Grades 3-12
English Language Arts and English as a Second Language. Please
respond by June 3rd.
3-12 Parents click
ESOL Parents clcik
LOVES to READ!
Parent Involvement & District
HERE to access survey
VOLUNTEER of the YEAR!
Hollydale and the Atlanta Falcons'
cheerleader & Harry the Hawk congratulate Lisa Gordon with
husband Nick Gordon as Volunteer of the Year for Hollydale
Elementary. Lisa, we cannot thank you enough for all you have
done for the past 7 years at Hollydale!
Teacher of the Year!
Congratulations to all our
Andrea Green, Melissa Gilbert,
Samantha Brown, Sue Craig
Samantha Brown TOTY!
Sue Craig CEOTY!
Learning Resources for Public Review
HERE for more information
(HB 251 and
SB10) transfers for
school capacity information and
applications will be available
beginning February 1, 2016
please see our 2016-17 School
The web address for the link
safety-minded individuals for
School Bus Drivers!
Starting rate is $14.51/hour
Click HERE for
Milestone Assessment Guides
information about how our
3rd-5th graders will be assessed annually.
Use these to
practice/review at home.
3rd Grade Assessment Guide - Click
4th Grade Assessment Guide - Click
5th Assessment Grade Guide - Click
Assessment Parent Information
Click for information
Insurance Forms from Young Group
HERE for Spanish
Parent Resource Center!
for more information
Title I Information
To find out more about Title I and the Parents Rights To Know, click on the following links:
Hollydale Elementary School Beliefs
- Hollydale students are unique and valuable and will be
treated with dignity and respect.
- All students can learn and will be provided equal
opportunities for learning.
- All students have the right to learn, acquire
independent thinking skills, and develop positive self
esteem in a safe, nurturing, risk-free environment.
- High expectations result in optimum teaching and
- The educational process is the collaborative
responsibility of students, teachers, parents, and
- Learning is a life-long process.
- Children are our greatest resource and they are our
- Attendance Policy in English
- Attendance Policy in Spanish