Welcome to Hendricks
School Hours: 7:50 a.m. - 2:20
- 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
For additional information, visit the press release on
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!
Good Breakfast Helps Children Have Better Test Scores
Did you know???
At Hendricks, we serve breakfast every day that school is in
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
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
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:
Title I School Survey
All interested parents are invited to take our Title I School
download the survey, print it out, answer the questions
and return to our Parent Liaison, Stephanie Jackson.
Welcome New Students and Parents!
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.
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
- The child's birth certificate
- Hearing-Dental-Vision Form (form #3300)*
- Immunization Form (form #3200)*
- Social Security Card
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
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
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
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
Hourly rate of pay $14.37
Apply online at
Tags for Bus Riders
If 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
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
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?
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
Buzz-In System Now in Place
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.
letter from Mr. O'Connell for more details.
We are Proud to Announce....
We have been named a 2012
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
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:
â€¢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)
actively loading or unloading during the day (this would cover
students unloading in the morning at the beginning of the school