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For information about school closings, please go to CCSD Home Page.



Upcoming Parents Events
October 28, 2015

Parent Event on Monday, November 2nd, at 6:30 PM

Future Parent Events Dates

News At East Side
October 19, 2015

Conference Week/Early Release - October 19-23
Fall Festival - Friday, October 23, 2015 at 5:30 PM

Parent Surveys - Please Complete Below

Georgia Parent Survey

The Georgia Parent Survey is modeled after the student survey and contains 24 questions. Parents may complete the survey using their personal computer, smartphones or tablet. All parents are encouraged to 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. The URL address for the Georgia Parent Survey is posted below.

Georgia Parent Survey:

LEGO Building is Coming to East Side
September 29, 2015

Cobb EMC is once again sponsoring a Lego Building Competition to be held at East Side Elementary School on Friday, October 16, 2015 from 6:00 – 9:30 p.m. The event is open to students grades 2-8. There will be prizes awarded. Funds raised through this event will benefit the Cobb County School System - Elementary Science Olympiad program. A limited number of LEGO® builders (40 in each heat) will display speed and accuracy for a chance to win some great prizes. DATE: 10/16/2015 ( Fri 6:00PM - 9:30PM EDT )

To register and find more information about this event, please visit the following link:!

Upcoming Dickerson Parent Meeting
September 15, 2015

Dickerson has an upcoming parent meeting that you maybe interested in attending. Click here to see flyer for more information.

Gifted Eligibility
September 11, 2015

Please click here for more information on Gifted Eligibility Process.

Science Fair Is Coming
September 10, 2015

East Side's Science Fair is October 1st. Plan now for your project.

Science Fair Information

PTA Science Fair Link

Robotics Team Sign Up
August 11, 2015

Be a Part of the Robo Sport - Represent your School - Join the East Side FLL Robotics team

Now Accepting Applications!

For Consideration Please fill out an online application at :

Application Deadline is August 15th.
Teams will be announced on August 20th.

For questions please email:

Induction to American Schools
August 4, 2015

Introduction to American Schools
Presented by the East Side PTA
Thursday, August 6, 2015
10:00a.m. – 11:00a.m.
East Side Media Center

Are you new to East Side? Are you new to this country? Would you like to meet other new families? Then this meeting is for you.
This is a friendly informational meeting created by some of East Side’s international and American parents in order to answer your questions and help you feel comfortable in your new environment.
We will talk about what to expect this year, cultural tips, where to find information about school life, and so much more.
Please RSVP or send questions to Julia French at

Wonderful First Day At East Side
August 3, 2015

What an amazing first day of school. It was a great to start to the year. Students were ready to learn and excited about their new adventures.

Upcoming Dates to Note

Open House for Kindergarten, 1st, & 2nd Grade
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 6:00 PM

Open House for 3rd, 4th, & 5th Grade
Thursday, August 13, 2015 6:00 PM

Happy Summer! Now Registration
May 21, 2015

Enjoy your summer break!

If you need information on school registration, please click the link, School Registration.

We also have some videos that may help you find our more information about East Side. Click here to view. You can also find more information about PTA and Foundation under the Parent Link tab on our website.

Please click below for our school supply list.
School Supplies 2015-16.

Optional Summer Reading for Rising 5th Graders

East Side KIDTalk Finalist
May 18, 2015

Congratulations to Samarth Mahapatra on being named a Top Ten Finalist in the 1st annual KiDtalk Student Voice Competition for the Cobb County School District. The top ten finalists are the student(s) who exhibited the best perspectives on the prompt Why Not?, truly articulating what they care about as students in our district.

KiDtalk enthusiasts can view the top 10 submissions and “like” their favorite. That means all students, parents, staff and community members can share in the excitement and selection of our finalists.

Join us in voting for your favorite! Here is the link, so you can cast your vote for your favorite.