Welcome to Harmony-Leland Elementary
Dr. Hermia Simmons-Deveaux - Principal
Dr. Reisha McKinney - Assistant Principal

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 Important HLES Dates

April:

  • Career Day - Tuesday, April 26th
  • PTA Meeting and Spring Concert- Thursday, April 28th @ 6:15pm
  • HLES Foundation Silent Auction - Thursday, April 28th.  Click HERE for details.
  • HLES Foundation Fun Run - Friday, April 29th.  Click HERE for details.
May:
  • Teacher Appreciation Week - May 2 - 6, 2016  Click HERE for details.
  • PTA Talent Show - Friday, May 6th
  • Kindergarten End of the Year Ceremony - Friday, May 20th
  • Last Day of School - Wednesday, May 25th
  • Teacher Work Days - May 26th & 27th
  • Memorial Day Holiday (School Closed)- Monday, May 30th
  • Teacher Work Day - Tuesday, May 31st
June:
  • Teacher Work Day - Wednesday, June 1st


PARENT SURVEY

Parents are encouraged to participate in the AdvancED Parent Survey.  The data from this survey will inform the school and the district about parents’ opinions about our school.  Survey responses are anonymous and will be submitted directly to AdvancED for analysis.  Individual data results will not be available to the public and will not be posted online.  You may use any personal device to complete this survey.  The AdvancED Parent Survey will be open February 22 – April 29.  The link to access the survey is

 http://eprovesurveys.advanc-ed.org/surveys/#/action/922/p913.

AdvancED, formerly SACS, is the non-profit organization that conducts rigorous, on-site reviews of PreK-12 schools and school systems and certifies that accreditation standards are being met.



 

Mableton Day

Mableton Day

PTA needs your help to earn more points to win the Mableton Day $1000 grant!  Click HERE to sign up.  Remember to note in your sign up that you are from Harmony Leland PTA.  Thank you all so much for your support!

Click HERE for the Volunteer Registration Release Form.


The Harmony Leland Elementary School Foundation

The HLES Foundation will host it’s first annual “Miles for HLES” Fun Run and Silent Auction. The fun-filled two-day event of festivities will kick-off with an auction Thursday evening, April 28th, then keep the fun going with our fun run during the day on Friday, April 29th. Both events will be held at Harmony Leland Elementary School at 5891 Dodgen Road in Mableton. 

Register students for the Fun Run Pledge Drive (beginning April 13) at www.getmovingcrew.com. Participating students can earn get individual prizes and classroom rewards! The student with the most in pledges will win an Apple iPad!

The auction event opens at 5:30pm on April 28th. Auction items include tickets and merchandise from various donors such as Disney World Orlando, Otterbox, Dick’s Sporting Goods, The Varsity, Atlanta Falcons and many more.

For more information, to make a donation or volunteer, please visit www.harmonylelandfoundation.org or via social media at www.facebook.com/hlesfoundation.

 


 

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Cobb County Kindergarten
and New First Grade Registration

Kindergarten students must be five years old
on or before September 1st.

First grade students must be six years old
on or before September 1st.

Bring the following documents and information to HLES to register your child:

  1. State law requires a certificate of immunization (form #3231) and a hearing, dental and vision form (form #3300) available from physicians or the Cobb County Health Department. Form #3300 Certificates must be dated within 12 months of the first day of school.
  2. Proof of birth: A certified Birth Certificate, Military ID, Driver's License, Passport, Adoption Record, a religious record authorized by a religious official, an official school transcript, or an affidavit of age. CCSD Rule JF
  3. Social Security number (optional)
  4. Two proofs of residency in school attendance zone.

Also needed are the names and phone numbers of persons who may pick up your child if you cannot be reached, and the name and phone number of your child's doctor.  For further enrollment/immunization information, please see the CCSD website http://www.cobbk12.org/aboutccsd/enrollment/

Students may receive a short screening in the first weeks of school.  Results from this screening help provide information on your child's development.







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2016-17 School Choice

The Cobb County School District is again offering School Choice (HB 251 and SB10) transfers for the 2016-2017 school year. Individual school capacity information and applications will be available beginning February 1, 2016 on the District website. For more information, please see our 2016-17 School Choice webpage.







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Click HERE for Information Regarding the Annual CCSD Notification of the Asbestos Management Plan


 

Attendance

Important Attendance Information...

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Our Principal
Dr. Hermia Simmons-Deveaux

Parking Lot Safety

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Click HERE for Information Regarding Student Use of Office 365


 

Supply List

2015-16 School Year Supply Lists

Click HERE for Grades K - 4

Click HERE for Grade 5





 

Georgia OAS

Click HERE to access OAS

Georgia Milestone Assessment Weights

You will need a GTID to login.  You will receive this from your child's homeroom teacher.

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If technical difficulties click on Support

Students in grades 3, 4, and 5 will take the End of Grade Georgia Milestone Assessment in the spring of 2015.  These tests will measure your child's mastery of the skills and content taught throughout the year.  It is important for your child to attend school each day and complete assignments to learn the required curriculum.  The Online assessment is ONE tool you can access to support your student.

The Georgia Online Assessment System provides:

  • practice tests based on the skills and knowledge that will be tested

  • test items presented in the same format

  • ability to take the tests as many times as they wish




Volunteers
Click HERE for HLES Volunteer Opportunities

5 Reasons You Should Volunteer at Your Child's School



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What is Remind 101?

Remind 101 is a simple way for you to stay informed and up-to-date with what’s happening at Harmony Leland Elementary.

 By joining Remind 101, you will receive updates & reminders from Mrs. Tammy Floyd (HLES Parent Liaison)regarding Parent Workshops, Schoolwide Meetings, etc... via push notifications, SMS, or email.

 Your phone number will remain confidential.

Click HERE for download instructions.


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New Student Enrollment/Student Withdrawal

Attendance Clerk, Ms. S. Brown, will process all student withdrawals and new student enrollment Monday - Thursday between 8:00am - 10:00am.


 

Synergy Grade Book

Fourth and Fifth Grade Parents

Cobb County 4th and 5th grade teachers have a new tool for teacher gradebooks and parent information. Our new system, Synergy, has a ParentVUE that allows parents to view student gradebook information. In order to access this system, the following steps are required by
the enrolling parent:

1. Complete the attached Acceptable Use Policy and User Agreement form. Bring the form to Open House and present it along with photo identification.

2. Receive your individualized Activation Key

3. Pick-up your Parent Vue Getting Started Guide.

4. Again forms may be completed and activation keys obtained at Open House from 6:30pm-8:00pm or from 7:30am-3:00pm in the front office beginning September 3rd - 30th, 2014.

**Grades will be available for parents to view on September 11, 2014.

Thanks for your patience...

Click HERE for the CCSD ParentVUE Acceptable Use Policy & User Agreement Form


The Common Core Georgia Performance Standards (CCGPS) Began August 2012

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Click here for information about CCGPS.


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with the latest events and activities at Harmony Leland!Sign up to receive HLES Notes, an informative bi-monthly parent email newsletter! Click here to sign up!

Click HERE to access the PTA website.

 


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Elementary Student Lunch - $2.15
Reduced Lunch - $0.40
School Staff Lunch - $3.00
Guest Lunch - $3.25

Elementary Student Breakfast - $1.25
Reduced Breakfast - $0.30
School Staff and Guest Breakfast - $1.75

A la carte Milk - $0.60

CCSD Food & Nutrition Services
Cynthia Downs, Executive Director
770-426-3380

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Online Application for Free & Reduced Meals: 
http://mealapps.cobbk12.org

Click here for the CCSD Food & Nutrition Services Website



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**If your child receives free school lunches, you may qualify for Internet Essentials from Comcast. Click HERE for more details.


Health Insurance
Looking for affordable health insurance for your child? Click HERE to apply for PeachCare for Kids.
PeachCare


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  • Spirit Days - Students do not have to wear uniforms on Fridays.  We would like to see everyone in their school spirit shirts, but it is not required.
  • Transportation Changes - Any transportation mode change must made in writing.
  • PTA Membership Drive - Please don't forget to join our PTA.

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School Times...

  • Students may begin arriving at 7:15 AM.
  • School starts at 7:50 AM. Students who are not present by this time are tardy.
  • Morning announcements begin at 7:55 AM.
  • Buses begin loading at 2:15 PM.
  • Buses, daycare riders, car riders, and walkers are dismissed at 2:20 PM.
  • ASP starts at 2:45 PM and ends at 6:00 PM.

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