Welcome to Ford Elementary
Engage, Enrich, Empower

Patrick O'Connell, Principal 
Shay Kappel, Assistant Principal
Meghan Smith, Assistant Principal

Debra Hebert, Support and Services Administrator

Pictured: Debra Hebert, Patrick O'Connell, Shay Kappel, and
Meghan Smith

GaDOE STEM Certified School and
AdvancED STEM Certified School

@FordStem on Twitter
Tweets by @FordStem
STEM AdvancED logo

Vision: One Team, One Goal: Student Success!
Mission: Engage, Enrich, Empower

Cobb County School District Direction for Continuous Improvement

Important Dates and Information

4/13: Green Apple Day of Service, 8:30 - 12:00
Sign Up

4/16: Marietta Pizza Spirit Night, 5:00 - 10:00

4/18: Parent Support Night, 6:00 - 7:30, In the Learning Commons

4/21: April 21st is the last day to order a yearbook online.

4/30: Evening in the Garden, More Information

5/6: Swinging for STEM, Information and Registration
Swinging for STEM 2019

Ford Elementary School STEM Educator Tour
Ford Elementary School, a Georgia STEM Certified School and AdvancED STEM Certified School, will be offering an informational session and tour of our campus to educators. Participation is limited to 30 educators with a maximum of four from each school.
Registration Link:

Substitute Teacher Recruitment
Please use this link to easily access the sub application https://cobb.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=121

Ford Elementary 2018-19 Supply List

2019 Milestones Elementary School EOG Schedule
Click the calendar to enlarge the image.

Ford Mustangs 2018-2019 Yearbook

$40.00 ~ ONLINE ONLY until April 21st
How to order Online
1.   Sign into your account on www.pt-avenue.com 
(Organizational Code: FordPTSA)
2.   Select Online Store
3.   Choose Yearbook
4.   Fill out required information (Student, Grade, Teacher)
5.   Add to cart -- checkout and pay
6.   Please write down your order number

This is a big fundraiser for Ford - 
proceeds from yearbook sales go right back to Ford! There will be very few available for purchase ($50.00) once online orders are over.

Microsoft Office 365
Office 365 has the perfect set of digital tools to compliment the 4 C’s (Creativity, Collaboration, Communication, and Critical Thinking) in the classroom.
Office 365 Support Page for Parents  

BYOD Information
BYOD Guidelines

BYOD Permission Form

Ford Elementary Receives AdvancED STEM Certification
Ford Elementary is proud to have the distinction of earning AdvancED STEM Certification. This certification recognizes that our STEM educational programs have met the rigor and substance vital to creating and sustaining superior, student-centered STEM teaching and learning programs. We are committed to preparing our learners for the careers of tomorrow by continuing to foster and perpetuate their enthusiasm for STEM disciplines today.

Ford Celebrates AdvancEd STEM Certification
School of ExcellenceFord Elementary:
A School of Excellence
School & District Calendar
Add the Ford Elementary Calendar to your personal Google Calendar by clicking on the "+" button above.

Kindergarten Registration

Registration Flyer (Spanish Flyer)

Congratulations to Rebecca Goodman,
Ford Elementary School's 2019-2020
Teacher of the Year!

TOTY 2019-2020

Pictured: Mrs. Goodman and Mr. O'Connell

Congratulations to Terri Cheatham,
Ford Elementary School's 2019-2020
Classified Employee of the Year!

Classified Employee of the Year

Pictured:  Mrs. Cheatham and Mr. O'Connell

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

Ford Foundation Donation Page


Skills Tutor

Cobb Digital Library and Destiny
Student Guide for Cobb Digital Library (MackinVia)e Mrs. Trammell or your teacher for the username and password.) 
Click heor Destiny @ Ford Elementary.

Cobb County Public Library System: Library PASS