Title I Input Meeting
Join us for our Title I Input Meeting, where you
can offer suggestions toward the development of next year's
School wide Title I Plan. Your input is a great part of our
progress at Lindley 6th Grade Academy. The meeting will be held
on April 28, 2015 at 6:00pm in the LSGA Media Center. Please
RSVP that you will be attending by contacting Mr. Quintana
(Parent Facilitator) 770-819-2414 ext. 264 or by e-mail
firstname.lastname@example.org - See you there!
Please click here for more information.
Parent Volunteers Needed 2015-2016
Parents are you interested in serving on our
school's council or perhaps serving as a PTA officer for the
2015-16 school year? Maybe you know someone who would like to
serve. If you are interested, please complete the nomination
form and submit it to Mr. Joshua no later than May 1, 2015.
Council Nomination Form -
Title I Living the Dream Literacy Project
Title I presents: Living the Dream Literacy
Project. Please join the Cobb County School District Title I
Schools and Media Services in partnership with Scholastic
Achievement Partners for our annual Summer Literacy Family
Summit on Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 9:00AM – 12:00PM.
Families will participate in short sessions to learn strategies
to keep reading skills growing over the summer, learn about
summer reading opportunities, and participate in a ½ price book
sale. Each family that participates will receive a free book,
compliments of the Cobb County School District Title I Office.
click here for more information.
(Spanish Version) If you would like to sign
up for the event please click
Washington, D.C. Meeting
If you or your student is registered to attend
the Washington, D.C. Trip in May, please attend the
informational meeting on May 12th at 6pm in the Media Center. We
will be discussing the preliminary itinerary, room assignments,
and completing the necessary paperwork (permission slips,
medical forms, etc.). This will be a very brief, yet important
BUS DRIVERS NEEDED
safety-minded individuals for
School Bus Drivers!
Starting rate is
NEW HOMEWORK PORTAL
and Students CLICK HERE -->
Homework Portal! <--
6Th Grade Academy from the drop down menu on the right hand side
of the screen and select a teacher to view upcoming homework.
Create an account on the left side of the screen to bring all
your students’ homework assignments into one place.
Join LSGA at Mableton Day on May 16th.
Connect and support us by rallying for the Community Spirit
Program title on the Mableton Day Facebook page. This is an
awesome way to show community spirit, promote Mableton Day, and
build mountains of points for our school. Click
Here to see the Non-Profits that are off to a great start to
win the 10th Annual Mableton Day Spirit award.
Mableton Day 2015 is set for May 16th with expanded hours of 8am
Georgia Parent Survey
The Georgia Parent Survey is
also modeled after the student survey and contains 24
questions. Parents please follow the link to take a brief
survey about your experience with Lindley Sixth Grade
Academy. Survey responses are anonymous and will be
submitted directly to the Georgia Department of Education
for analysis. Data results from the Georgia Parent Survey
will not be available to the public and will not be posted
Teacher's Lunch Box
Lindley Sixth Grade Academy has partnered with the Daily
Grind to introduce a fantastic new way to show teachers how much
we appreciate them. Please encourage a teacher today. Buy them a
lunch credit and they will know how much you really appreciate
them. They will get a tasty lunch delivered to their school and
the program will add $1 to a gift card of their choice. Very
Important: Leave a note on their board and make their day (they
will get this note emailed to them)!
Teacher's Lunch Box to treat a teacher and learn more about
this exciting new community partnership.
Building Parent Leaders - Road to Graduation
Parents join us at Sky View Professional Center
for the opportunity. Parents will learn valuable information
about how to help your student be successful and graduate from
high school. This conference will be held on Saturday, January
24, 2015 from 8:30am - 12:00pm.
Please click here for more information.
LSGA Drama News!
Lindley’s drama students participate in the
Alliance Theatre’s Collision Plus program through the Lindley
Theatre Arts Program under the direction of Ms. Cancer.
In January drama students attend the world
premiere of Tuck Everlasting and will continue to participate in
pre/post show theatre sessions lead by Ms. Garcia of the
Alliance and Lindley’s Theatre Arts Director, Ms. Cancer.
2015-2016 School Choice
The Cobb County School District is again offering School Choice
(HB 251 and SB10) transfers for the 2015-2016 school year.
Individual school capacity information and applications will be
available beginning February 1, 2015 on the District website.
For more information, please see our 2015-16
School Choice webpage.
Spelling Bee Winners
Congratulations to Xaniyah Black
for winning the school-wide Spelling Bee. She will represent
Lindley 6th Grade Academy at the county Spelling Bee. Also an
honorable mention goes to Queen Moses as the
runner up. She will serve as our alternate participant.
Day of Code
LSGA will be participating in the "Day of Code"
supported by the ToC (Technologist of Color) organization.
Click here for more information and how you can become involved!
CONGRATS LSGA FAMILY! We have once again made the list as a
GaDOE Reward School for Highest Progress. This is the second
year in a row! Please click the following links to read more!
State Department of Education -
Atlanta Journal Constitution
"Build It And They Will Come"
Title I has built ( organized
)an exciting year for YOUR parents! Three sessions (
September 13, January 24, and April 11) with the central
theme “Building Parent Leaders” are planned for the
2014-2015 school year. At our kickoff on September 13 we
have three exciting speakers:
Dr. Grant Rivera – keynote
Terri Robinson – Parent
Session - 2012 Outstanding Parent Volunteer of the Year for
the Cobb County School District – “ Parenting with My Child
for Academic Success”
Rising 6th Grader Information
parents and of incoming 6th grade students. Please
review the information in the presentation below as you prepare
to join our family.
View the presentation by clicking here!
(Please note that Fine Arts Sign-Up will not occur until August
Black History Program
Thank you to all who came to support our students
during last year's Black History Program.
click here for a snippet from our show!
Lindley Sixth Grade Academy Recognized
Lindley Sixth Grade Academy has been
recognized for being named a Title I Reward school by John D.
Barge, State School Superintendent and the Georgia Department of
Education. Read the
full letter here.
Washington, D.C. 2015 Spring Trip
We plan to travel to Washington, D.C. in
May 2015. The price is $576 per person. All interested
should prepare to register and pay the $576. Want to know what we plan to do? Watch the
click here to
register or call 1-800-468-5899 and use the Trip ID: 105052.
If you need help raising the money for your trip
School Dress Code
The school dress code is enforced the first day of school. Gentlemen, please remember to purchase a black or brown leather
belt. Ladies, all accessories must be in uniformed color and should not be a distraction to the instructional
environment. Please see the parent resources tab,
Standard School Attire ,
for more information.
Notice to Parents and Visitors
We encourage visits to our school; however, in order to maintain the safety and security of our school’s campus, please refrain from visiting our campus without an
appointment. We require all parents and visitors to confirm their visit 24-hours in advance.