Vaughan Elementary School

Dr. Shannon McGill, Principal   |   Mr. Kevin Carpenter, Asst. Principal

5950 Nichols Road
Powder Springs, GA  30127
Phone: 678-594-8298
Fax: 678-594-8300

Welcome to Vaughan Elementary!

Thank you for visiting our site, and we hope you find this information helpful. Established in 1996 and bearing the name of State Representative John "Jack" Dixon Vaughan, Jr., this institution has taken on its namesake's strong commitment to education, mirroring his aspirations for excellence in learning among young Cobb County students.


News and Announcements


Georgia Milestones Results

Vaughan students performed well on the first administration of the  Georgia Milestones statewide assessment. Vaughan students performed higher than the school district and state at all grade levels and in all subject areas. On average, Vaughan's scale score was 17 points higher than the school district and 23 points higher than the state. Vaughan students performed particularly strong in English Language Arts (ELA). Vaughan exceeded the school district average scale score for ELA by 19 points and the state average scale score by 33 points. Individual student results will be sent home once we receive them.


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Click here to see what's happening in STEM!


The Vaughan Elementary Foundation has collected over $5,000.00 in donations to support our STEM initiative. Thank you for your generous donations!






2015-16 Supply Lists

Kindergarten | First Grade | Second Grade
Third Grade | Fourth Grade | Fifth Grade

Congratulations 2015 TOTY and CEOTY!

Teacher of the Year- Nicola Boone

Classified Employee of the Year- Regina Cunningham

PTSA Volunteers needed!

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Dear Vaughan Community,

It is our aim to S.O.A.R. in all that we do. We will Synergize, Optimize, and Analyze so that we may come to Realize each of our goals. We will work together to get the best results possible and then examine those results in order to continuously improve student achievement. Thank you for your continued support in this endeavor!

Dr. Shannon A. McGill

Important Dates to Know

Dec. 12 PTSA Reindeer Run & Holiday Breakfast
Dec. 18 Spirit Day- Holiday Flair
Dec. 21 - Jan. 4 Winter Break

Calendar of Events

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Our Vision

Our vision at Vaughan Elementary School is to work together collaboratively with teachers, parents, students, and the community, embracing all differences and combining our strengths, to help the students reach their maximum learning potential.

Our Mission

Our mission at Vaughan Elementary School is to work as a community to meet the diverse learning needs of students in order to prepare them for success in a global economy.