Welcome to Hendricks


welcome backSneak-a-Peek
July 31, 2015


Please join us for a peek at your classroom and a greeting with your teacher for the 2015-16 school year.

Hendricks will be open for Sneak-a-Peek on July 31, 2015 from 7:30AM - 9:30AM.

See you soon!


Summer Break is Almost Over!

Enjoy the last days of summer break. The first day back for the new school year will be Monday, Aug. 3, 2015. See you then!


school backpackNew Supply Lists 2015-2016

The supply lists for the 2015-2016 school year are now available. Download one with the button below and be ready for summer bargain sales!

Supply Lists 2015

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!


School Registrationschool full of students

Welcome new students!

Any student new to Cobb County needs to register with the school they will attend.

Please see the list below for items needed for each child registering.

To register for school, you will need:

   
- 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 available from a doctor's office

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


Steve Holman
Voice of the Atlanta Hawks
Supports Hendricks Summer Reading!

 
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Listen to a special message for Hendricks Readers!


If you need any help with logging-in or logging minutes, please contact Cynthia Coker, our school media specialist.

Are you reading, Huskies?
Be sure to Log Your Minutes every week at Schlastic.com/summer!
Summer Reading Challenge 2015
One Million Minutes


Triumph Learning

Hendricks families! Triumph Learning is an online digital program that provides your child with meaningful, standards-based practice in English Language Arts and Mathematics.

Click on the icon below to provide practice for your child.
triumph online icon

*This site is best supported in Google Chrome.

For login information, please refer to the letter recently sent home with your child.

If you need further information or assistance with Triumph Online, please contact the Hendricks Elementary Academic Coach, Jennifer Shiers.


Online Resources for Families from the Ga. Department of Education

The Ga. DoE has made a flyer full of great educational websites and apps which will be of great help to families and students.

The flyers are 'clickable' when viewed online.  To download your copy, please click the links below.

Ga. Department of Education - Educational Websites for Families

Ga. Department of Education - Educational Apps for Families


love volunteersWe Love Volunteers

The work our teachers, support staff, front office and administrators do is important to our school. It is a full time job keeping a great school great!

We wouldn't have a lot of the special 'extras' that sets Hendricks apart if it weren't for the hours that our volunteers give to our school.

If you would like to be a Hendricks volunteer, please check out all the ways you can help on our Parent Involvement page.

We hope to see you around!





Visit Our Parent Resource Room

The Hendricks Elementary Parent Resource Room, located in room 202,  is open weekly from
Monday - Friday, 8AM - 1PM


This
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.


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.


Acar ridersttention Car Riders
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.


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 were named a 2012
National Blue Ribbon School 2012National Blue Ribbon School!
Hendricks Elementary - formerly Austell Intermediate - was named one of only 219 schools to be awarded the National Blue Ribbon for 2012. We were one of seven public schools in the state of Georgia to receive the award that year.

We are so very proud of our students, teachers and community for being recognized 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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