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Fall End-of-the-Semester Test Calendar
PROJECT 2400 INFORMATIONAL MTG
PEBBLEBROOK HIGH SCHOOL CAFETERIA
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Project 2400 is an exclusive SAT Preparation course taught by
The Princeton Review designed to help high school juniors
increase their SAT score.
• 24 hours of in-class instruction
• 3 full-length practice tests
• Princeton Review instructors and materials
• Class held at your high school
• Student must be a current junior
• Parent and student must attend Project 2400 information
• Tuition: $25.00 (retail value $999)
Average score increases from past Project
2400 classes from Practice Test 1 to Practice Test 3 have been
approximately 170 points! Score improvement up to 760 points*.
*Results will vary with each individual student.
Mental Health and Your Child
Date: Thursday, November 20, 2014
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: Media Center
Speaker: Desiree’ L. Wareham, LAPC
from Northside Psychological Services
This parent session will cover topics
related to mental health: how to recognize signs of depression,
stress, anxiety, and how parents can help their teenagers
maintain good mental health.
TITLE I PARENT INVOLVEMENT POLICY &
All parents and guardians, please view the
following video and complete the survey that follows.
Thank you, and we value your input.
COMMUNITY SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES
Toys for Tots
The Toys for Tots warehouse is in need of volunteers to help
sort/bag toys for distribution.
Location: 6200 Fulton Industrial
Date/Times: Every weekend beginning Nov. 1st
To register to
volunteer please go to
www.atlantatoysfortots.com and click on the tab in the
middle of the home page under Give & Receive that states
"Volunteer for Toys for Tots".
PHS PARENT VISITATION
8:30am – 11:30am
Feb. 3rd, and April 22nd
Tour our campus and facilities, or visit
DO THE DUES
All Junior and Senior dues must be paid by Friday, March 27,
HERE for more information.
DELIVERIES TO SCHOOL
Students may purchase lunch from the
cafeteria or students may bring lunch with them to school.
As a courtesy to our students, microwaves are available if lunch
needs to be heated. We do not allow lunch deliveries to
school. Our school days are very busy and we cannot
accommodate requests to deliver lunch to students. Your
understanding and cooperation is appreciated.
Please support your Pebblebrook PTSA by becoming a member. Your
support funds student activities, teacher appreciation, and
student scholarships. Membership dues are $10. PTSA membership
forms can be found in the Front Office, or is attached below for
your convenience. Once the form is completed it can be returned
to the Front Office along with the payment. Any membership cards
will be provided to students during homeroom. Thank you for
PTSA Membership Form
ALL BOOSTERS MEETING
The Pebblebrook “All
Boosters” meeting will be held the 2nd Monday of each
month at 6:30 PM in the media center. This meeting is open
to all members of the athletic and club boosters as well as any
parent of a participant.
MAJOR GAINS IN TEST SCORES
Pebblebrook High School, along with three other high schools in
Cobb County, yielded the highest year-to-date gains in
Coordinate Algebra for the district. Pebblebrook improved by 9
percentage points. Also, we were one of the only two high
schools who saw our test scores either improve or stay the same
when compared to last year. Great work Pebblebrook!
Congratulations to Pebblebrook
Students and Staff Named by the Washington Post as one of the
Most Challenging High Schools in the nation! (12 Cobb schools
Students should wear or have their IDs on them at all times.
We will order a limited number of lanyards that we can make
available to students. For safety reasons, we need to be
able to identify Pebblebrook students especially since we have
an open campus. Reminding your child of this requirement
will assist us.
Partners in EducationAre you interested in becoming a “Pebblebrook Partner In
Education”? Please take advantage of the tax deductible options
that are available.
HERE for more details on our donation
HERE for the Chamber Of Commerce Agreement
that certifies the partnership.
SYNERGY PARENTVUE/ STUDENTVUE:To access the ParentVue/StudentVue Portal, please go to the
NOTE: Students accounts are already set up and
DO NOT require activation letters. Students are to log in with
their student ID and current network password. If they have not
setup an account yet, their initial password can be obtained
from their teachers.
For additional instructions, click
If you are not able to access Synergy, and you have gotten
your password reset in the media center, please come to the main
office between classes, before or after school so that we can
correct the issue.
EARN A SERVICE CORDPebblebrook High School students may earn a service
cord for graduation when volunteering through clubs or
volunteering independently for an approved organization.
For the current school year(2014-2015), students must meet
the following CUMULATIVE requirements:
SENIORS- 60 HOURS
JUNIORS- 80 HOURS
FRESHMAN- 80 HOURS
NOTE: FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE HOURS OUTSIDE OF SCHOOL
PLEASE INSTRUCT THE SUPERVISOR TO LIST THE STUDENT'S NAME, ALONG
WITH A DESCRIPTION OF COMMUNITY SERVICE PERFORMED, AND THE
NUMBER OF HOURS EARNED ON THE OFFICIAL LETTERHEAD OF THE
At Pebblebrook, we are committed to giving back to our
school, our community, our state and the nation.
Please contact the Community Service Administrator, Mr. Tommy
Perry with any questions.
STUDENT ACCIDENT INSURANCE
insurance applications from the Young Group are
now available online in PDF format for parents to download and
print on demand.
English version •
HERE for the web site.
MARIETTA/COBB Driver's Education
for 2013 flyer.
GET TO GHSGT STUDY GUIDES:
Georgia Milestones End of Course Assessment:
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
FIRE LANE CHANGES FOR SCHOOLSThe Cobb County Fire Lane Ordinance was amended to include a provision for student pick-up at schools. Per
the Fire Marshall's Office, no one is allowed to park in a Fire Lane, whether there is a driver in
the vehicle or not, at any time other than the following:
- 30 minutes prior to the end of the school day and 30 minutes after the end of the school day (this does not
include the After School Program nor any other activity at the school)
- Passengers actively loading or unloading during the day (this would cover students unloading in the morning at the
beginning of the school day)
- Stopping or parking a vehicle in a fire lane at any other time is prohibited, unless passengers are actively loading or
- Enforcement of this new provision will begin on April 9, 2012. Fire lanes can be identified by “No Parking Fire Lane”
signage and/or curbing that is red in color. Fire lane violations currently result in a fine of $135.00.
Should you have questions or concerns, please contact the
Department of Public Safety (678) 594-8620.