Welcome to Hendricks

School Hours: 7:50 a.m. - 2:20 p.m.

  • Doors open at 7:15 a.m.
  • Classes Begin at 7:50 a.m.
  • Dismissal Begins at 2:20 p.m.

Hendricks Makes Excellent Progress on CCRPI! 

Please read the attached letter from Hendricks Principal, Patrick O'Connell, to learn more about the CCRPI and the results for Hendricks Elementary School.  

For additional information, visit the press release on www.cobbk12.org.

CRCT Starts This Week

Each year our 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students take the Criterion Reference Competency Test. This year, all schools in Cobb County will begin the testing on Wednesday, April 23 and end on Tuesday, April 29.

The testing day begins at 8:00. Students who are tardy will not be allowed to walk into the classroom once classmates have begun the test. Please be on time!

The testing schedule is as follows:
Wednesday, April 23 - Reading
Thursday, April 24 - English/Language Arts
Friday, April 25 - Math
Monday, April 28 - Science
Tuesday, April 29 - Social Studies

The Hendricks students are prepared and we expect great results on the CRCT!

breakfastA Good Breakfast Helps Children Have Better Test Scores

Did you know???   At Hendricks, we serve breakfast every day that school is in session!

Did you know???   If your child quaifies for free lunch, he or she can also get breakfast free every day!

We would love the chance to
feed your child a great, nutritious breakfast,
each and every day.

Full pay breakfast - $1.25
Reduced breakfast - .30

"This institution is an Equal Opportunity Provider"

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Title I School Wide Plan, Parent Involvement Policy, and Compact Parent Input Meeting

school housePlease be a part of of the plan! We would like you to be involved in providing the best possible educational experience for your child. Join us for this very important meeting.

Date: Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Room 204/206

For more details, please download this flyer or contact our Parent Liaison, Stephanie Jackson by email: Stephanie1.Jackson@cobbk12.org

Title I School Survey

All interested parents are invited to take our Title I School survey.

Please download the survey, print it out, answer the questions and return to our Parent Liaison, Stephanie Jackson.

Thank you!

new studentKindergarten Registration

 Welcome New Students and Parents!

The Hendricks Kindergarten Program is staffed by top-notch teachers with many years of experience. We have found that children who attend kindergarten become better students in the long run.

Download this flyer for extra information!

If you have neighbors or friends with a child who will turn 5 years old before September 1st, please encourage them to enroll their child in kindergarten!

Parents, please bring along the following documents when registering:
    - The child's birth certificate
    - Hearing-Dental-Vision Form (form #3300)*
    - Immunization Form (form #3200)*
    - Social Security Card
    - 2 Proofs of residency [for example, current utility bill, current mortgage papers, current driver's license, etc.]

* medical forms are vailable from a doctor's office

For more information, please contact our front office staff
at 770-819-2387.

2014-15 School Choice

The Cobb County School District is again offering School Choice (HB 251 and SB10) transfers for the 2014-2015 school year.  Applications will be available beginning February 10, 2014.  For more information, please see our 2014-15 School Choice website.

Visit Our Parent Resource Room

The Hendricks Elementary Parent Resource Room is open
Monday - Friday, 8AM - 1PM

valuable area of our school is a place where parents can borrow materials to supplement students' lessons and even find self-help materials addressing all things about being a better parent. Please feel free to browse around!

You may contact our parent liaison, Stephanie Jackson, for more information.

Have You Ever Considered a Job as a Bus Driver?bording the bus

Cobb County School District is looking for those very special folks who would make it their job to transport our students to and from school with safety and a smile!

Apply today!

Hourly rate of pay $14.37
Apply online at

Yellow Tags for Bus Riders
school busIf your child is 8 years old and under, regardless of their grade, they should come home with a yellow tag on their backpack for safety reasons.  The bus driver will give you a letter with further details about the yellow tag.

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If your child will be a car rider in the afternoons at any time during the school year, you must request a car rider sign.  Starting Monday, August 12, if you do not have a car rider sign you will have to sign your child out in the front office.

Supply Lists 2013back pack

Click the button above for a copy of the Hendricks supply lists. Items your child will need for the classroom are listed by grade level.

What to Wear to School?
students dressed for school
Hendricks does not require uniforms for school, but we do have rules for how students must dress.

Are you wondering what you can or can't wear to school? Please read the Dress Code information!

Buzz-In System Now in Place visitor at the door

Our school has a new system for entering the building through the front doors.  With this new system, visitors need to "Buzz-In" after 8:10am.  We know everyone will have many questions about the new system, so our principal has written a letter to fill you in.

View the letter from Mr. O'Connell for more details.

We are Proud to Announce....
We have been named a 2012
National Blue Ribbon School 2012National Blue Ribbon School!
Hendricks Elementary - formerly Austell Intermediate - has been named as one of only 219 schools to be awarded the National Blue Ribbon for 2012. We are one of seven public schools in the state of Georgia to receive the award this year. We are so very proud of our students, teachers and community for everything they have done to bring about this recognition of excellence given by the United States Department of Education.

Congratulations Hendricks Elementary students and Staff

Safety First in the Fire Lanes
Reminder from the CCSD
Department of Public Safety

Per the Fire Marshall's Office, no one is allowed to park in a Fire Lane, whether there is a driver in the vehicle or not, at any time other than the following:

•30 minutes prior to the end of the school day and 30 minutes after the end of the school day (this does not include the After School Program nor any other activity at the school)

•passengers actively loading or unloading during the day (this would cover students unloading in the morning at the beginning of the school day)


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