Welcome to Ford Elementary
Where We Are
Growing Toward the Future
Dr. Jami Frost, Principal  |  Annette Craddock, Asst. Principal



Important Dates and Information

9/29: Stevie B's Family Night; 2:30-9:00 PM
10/1: Bus Driver, Cafeteria, and Custodian Appreciation Day
10/2: Chick-fil-A Family Night; 5:30-7:30 PM
10/7: Shane's Rib Shack Night; 5:00-8:30 PM
10/13: Stevie B's Family Night: 3:30-9:00 PM
10/20-10/24: Conference Week (Early Dismissal - 12:20), Book Fair,
            Bus Safety Week
10/21: Zaxby's Night; 5:00-10:00 PM
10/27: Canned Food Drive Kickoff
10/28: Yogli Mogli Night; 2:30-8:00 PM
10/31: Foundation Friday

Important Testing Dates

CogAT: First Grade and Third Grade
Tuesday, October 7th: Verbal Battery
Wednesday, October 8th: Quantitative Battery
Thursday, October 9th: Nonverbal Battery

Iowa: Third Grade and Fifth Grade
Monday, October 13th: Reading and Vocabulary
Tuesday, October 14th: Written Expression, Spelling, Capitalization, and Punctuation
Wednesday, October 15th: Math
Thursday, October 16th: Science and Social Studies


Fall Pine Straw Fundraiser
Information and Order Form
Send your order form in by Friday, October 17th.


We invite you to visit our Scholastic Book Fair.
October 20-24, 2014
Monday: 7:15 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday: 7:15 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday: 7:15 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday: 7:15 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday: 7:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Visit our book fair homepage.
If you would like to volunteer for the book fair, please sign up at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c094da9af23ab9-ford.


BYOD Information
BYOD Guidelines

BYOD Permission Form


Ford Elementary's 2014-2015 Supply List


Congratulations to Tina Smith,
Ford Elementary School's 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year!


Pictured: Mrs. Smith and Dr. Frost


Congratulations to Jane Swanson,
Ford Elementary School's 2014-2015
Classified Employee of the Year!


Pictured: Dr. Frost, Mrs. Swanson, and Mrs. Craddock


Ford's School Strategic Plan


2013 Learning Garden Conference Video


Ford's STEM Day Video
This video was featured on Cobb edTV. To view this video, click on the Cobb edTV page, go to the Video Archive, and scroll until you see Ford STEM Day.


Ford Events


School of Excellence
 
Add the Ford Elementary Calendar to your personal Google Calendar by clicking on the "+" button above.


Ford's Foundation Link for DonationsHelp support the Ford Foundation with an online donation.

We appreciate your support!


Cobb Digital Library
Student Guide for Cobb Digital Library (MackinVia)
(See Mrs. Trammell or your teacher for the username and password.) 

Use your Destiny username and password to access your FollettShelf account.
Click here for Destiny @ Ford Elementary.


Skills Tutor


Ford Elementary is Featured on
Growing a Greener World!

Episode 309 of Growing a Greener World  was filmed last spring and heavily features the great things going on at Ford! Click on the link above to view this episode.


Ford Elementary School Foundation's  (FESF)
Annual Campaign

The FESF plays an important role in advancing the academic excellence at Ford. Click here to learn more about the Foundation. You may donate online by using the link on the right under the calendar. Thank you in advance for your support of the Ford Foundation Annual Campaign!
Ford Elementary School Foundation Donation Form


New Security System
Our school has a new security system for entering the building through the front doors. With this new system, visitors need to "Buzz-In" after 8:10 AM. Please view the letter from Dr. Frost explaining this new system.


ou for your support.
Georgia Organics Blog
Read about the Victory Garden at Ford Elementary.


Help Support Local Families
Help support local families who need financial assistance by donating your used cell phone and ink cartridges. Flyer


TSummary of the Nutrition Standards for All Foods Sold in Schools as Required by the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010