tomorrow's stars are shining brightly today!!
Nicholson News and Announcements:
District Direction for Continuous Improvement
Nicholson Teacher Receives Cobb Schools Foundation Impact
was awarded the Teacher Impact Grant from The Cobb Schools
Foundation. Mrs. Pragovich wrote the grant to fund a
Portable Writing Lab to provide the technology needed to
meet the varied needs and learning differences of our
special education population. These portable word
processors will enable students and teachers the opportunity
to focus on direct writing goals without the obstacle of
tedious handwriting errors and prepare students for the
writing portion of the new Georgia Milestones Test.
Book Fair November 17th - 24th
Just in time for holiday shopping! The Book Fair will
be in the Media Center for one week only!
Book Fair Hours:
7:30 AM-3:00 PM, Monday through Thursday,
7:30 AM-12:00 NOON on Friday.
ASP Extended Hours:
3:00 till 5:00 PM
5:00 till 7:00 PM
Thanksgiving Feast Days
Join in on one of Nicholson's
favorite family traditions! Our Cafe staff cooks up an
extra special Thanksgiving feast for 2 days only!
Family members are invited to join their students for this
special lunch on their grade's designated day. The
Kindergarten, 2nd, and 4th grade feast is
on Wednesday, November 19th, and
1st, 3rd, and 5th is on Thursday, November
Please send in an RSVP
(found below) so that we may be sure to have enough for all!
Thanksgiving Feast RSVP
After School Enrichment Clubs
The Nicholson Foundation
selects and manages these clubs, and receives a portion of
the tuition. These funds are used to purchase additional
technology items that are specific to the academic needs of
our students. Click the link below to the Nicholson
Foundation blog to find a list of available clubs and
Enrichment Club Information and Registration
Nicholson is now officially
enrolled in Kroger's
Community Rewards program. Once
you have gone online and enrolled YOUR Kroger Plus Card with
Nicholson, EVERY TIME you use
your card at checkout, all eligible purchases will earn our
school a rebate! Just for presenting your card like
you normally do! All it takes is about 5 minutes of
your time to enroll. See link below for instructions!
enrolling your Kroger Plus Card
Let’s Help Nicholson Stars Shine Brighter! Join
We will continue to log our volunteer hours this year. Please
sign in and record your volunteer hours every time you visit
Nicholson. The volunteer sign-in sheet is located in
the lobby next to the computer used for visitor badges.
Nicholson is a 'Steps to
We believe bullying is unfair and one-sided. It happens
when someone keeps hurting, frightening, threatening, or
leaving someone out, on purpose. Cobb County Schools
has designed a pamphlet to help parents and students
navigate the unclear roadways of behaviors that can be seen
as hurtful teasing or bullying behavior.
Click here to access
Fire Lane Violation Information
here for information from the Department of Public
Child Passenger Safety Law
Child passenger safety.
Child passenger safety booster seat.
Congratulations to our Staff
Members of the Year!
Teacher of the Year (TOTY): Mrs. Karen Hersey
Support Person of the Year (SPOTY): Mrs. Sandie Frigerio