Welcome to Hollydale Elementary
Professional Development School in Partnership with Kennesaw State University

Stacey Abbott, Principal    Angie Allison , Asst. Principal

Mission: Nurturing a Community of Learners
Vision: Empowering our Community to Thrive

Click here for Student and School Performance Goals

News and Announcements

Title I Parent Input Meeting
May 1, 2014
Click for invitation in English
Click for invitation in Spanish

ArtWalk with our Partners in Education!
April 10th - 24th, 2014.

Click HERE for more information

Substitute Teacher Job Fairs

The School District will host TWO Substitute Job Fairs on Tuesday 4/22/14 from 9:00 am until 11:00 am.  For applicants interested in substituting for the North Area Schools (North of Powder Springs including North Marietta, East Cobb, Kennesaw and Acworth) the job fair will be held at Piedmont Baptist Church located at 570 Piedmont Road, Marietta, 30066.  For applicants interested in substituting for the South Area Schools (Includes Smyrna, Powder Springs, Austell, and Mableton—South Marietta area), the job fair will be held at Skyview Elementary School located at 5805 Dunn Road, Mableton, 30126. To attend applicants must complete the following REQUIREMENTS:

1-RSVP by sending an email to EITHER jobfairnorth@cobbk12.org  OR  jobfairsouth@cobbk12.org. You can only RSVP to one fair and this should be the geographic area you plan to work as a substitute. You must RSVP by 4/15/14.

2-Bring a resume with you to the fair detailing all of your work and educational experience.

3-Be prepared to briefly meet with an Administrator.

 We appreciate your interest in positively impacting our Cobb County students and teachers!  We look forward to meeting you at the job fair.


Congratulations Math Bowl Team
for winning the Cobb County 2014
"Highest Scoring Overall Winner" award
at the 2014 KSU Math Bowl


Kindergarten Registration and Information
Click HERE for the registration flyer
Click HERE for the registration brochure

Our Fiesta Book Fair was a
HUGE success!

 Congratulations to our tortilla chip estimating contest winner!
There were 315 chips in the container
and he guessed 320!


Thank You to 2nd grade teacher
Mr. Thomas Tucker for being such a good sport and playing our
"Who will wear the sombrero
and Fiesta skirt" game!


Click HERE for more
Fiesta Book Fair pictures!


Visit our Parent Resource Center!
Click HERE for more information

Parenting Workshop Schedule:
Click HERE for English
Click HERE for Spanish

Thank You Dallas Highway Target Store for helping us celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday.  Click HERE for to see more pictures!

Dr. Seuss

Thank You Dallas Highway Target Store for $500 in FREE Books for our Media Center!
Target Store

Our 100th Day Celebration was a HUGE success!  Thank You Osborne Cheerleaders!
(See the scrolling pictures for more)

100th Day

Congratulations to our
Jacket-to-Jacket Winners

Click HERE to read an article about our winners!

Congratulations to Hollydale's First Annual Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl Team

Congratulations Spelling Bee Winners
Spelling Bee

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.


The Georgia Department of Education
invites you to respond to the
Georgia Parent Survey
Available Online from
Tuesday, October 29th, 2013
Friday, January 29th, 2014

Click HERE to access the survey
Computers will be available in the Media Center
for survey access on
Wednesday November 20th and
Thursday November 21st
from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Nominate them for a chance to win an Apple iPad
Click HERE to fill out the nomination form
Marietta Daily Journal and Superior Plumbing are teaming up to give an apple a week away during the 2013-2014 School Year!



Click HERE to find out you could become a part of the Title I Parent Action Team


Safety Patrol


          ParentVUE Documentation for Parents
               ParentVUE Acceptable Use Policy & User Agreement
               ParentVUE Guide for Parents


March Student-of-the-Month Always Responsible



Kindergarten ORIENTATION in the Media Center

Car Riders

Safety Procedures for Walkers


2013-14 Student Supply List
Click HERE for English
Click HERE for Spanish

Student Accident Insurance Forms from Young Group
Click HERE for English
Click HERE for Spanish


Parent Brochures for
MATH Strategies

(Click on your student's grade level)

Kindergarten Spanish
First Grade
First Grade Spanish
Second Grade
Second Grade Spanish
Third Grade
Third Grade Spanish
Fourth Grade
Fourth Grade Spanish
Fifth Grade
Fifth Grade Spanish



Buzz-In Security System

Read about our new buzz-in security system
effective 4/24/13
Click for English or Spanish


We LOVE our Volunteers!  
Click HERE to sign up!


Celebrating our Volunteers Hollydale style!


Congratulations to
Kathleen Hodges
Teacher of the Year!


Congratulations to
Robert Pierce
Classified Employee of the Year!

Robert Pierce


Principal Stacey Abbott  Assistant Principal Angie Allison


Angie Allison    Stacey Abbott


Get Caught Reading 

Get Caught Reading for your chance to WIN!

Why Common Core?

Click HERE for a link to information regarding
CCGPS Common Core Georgia Performance Standards



2013-14 Hollydale Happenings


Title I Information
To find out more about Title I and the Parents Rights To Know, click on the following links:

Hollydale Elementary School Beliefs

  • Hollydale students are unique and valuable and will be treated with dignity and respect.
  • All students can learn and will be provided equal opportunities for learning.
  • All students have the right to learn, acquire independent thinking skills, and develop positive self esteem in a safe, nurturing, risk-free environment.
  • High expectations result in optimum teaching and learning.
  • The educational process is the collaborative responsibility of students, teachers, parents, and community.
  • Learning is a life-long process.
  • Children are our greatest resource and they are our future.
  •  Attendance Policy in English
  • Attendance Policy in Spanish
Hollydale School Calendar
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Teacher Quality Partnership (TQP)

School Improvement Info
Please take a moment to review!