Kincaid Elementary School
1410 Kincaid Road Marietta, GA 30066
Phone: 770-578-7238 Fax: 770-578-7240
Principal: Cheryl Davis
Asst. Principal: Becky Hintz
School Leadership Intern: Debbi Snyder
We believe that every student should be valued for his or her unique qualities.
We believe that all decisions should be based on student learning and success.
We believe that students learn in different ways and that differentiated instruction should be provided to meet student needs.
We believe that a strong foundation in reading, writing, and mathematics is essential to success in all contest areas.
We believe that students learn best when they have the appropriate resources available to them, including state-of-the-art technology.
We believe that a safe and civil environment promotes optimal student learning.
We believe that academic success and strong character development is a shared responsibility of both the school and the families.
We believe that all students can attain character qualities and develop work habits that will assure greater success in learning.
School Testing days are
Wednesday, April 19th – Thursday, April 27th.
3rd grade will test Wed. April 19th – Tuesday April 25th
4th grade will test Wed. April 19th – Tuesday April 25th
5th grade will test Wed. April 19th – Thursday April 27th
Testing will be approx.. 8am – 10:30am during these days
Congratulations to Kincaid's Science Olympiad Team
Kincaid's Science Olympiad Team did an amazing job at the Cobb County Elementary Science Olympiad Regional Competition, finishing in the TOP TEN in 9 of the 18 events we competed in against a record number of 36 other teams around the county! Kincaid was awarded 3 medals for placing first-third and 6 ribbons for placing fourth-ninth. Please congratulate these amazing Olympians when you see them. They have been working hard on their events all year. As you can see, it truly was a team effort!
Bradley McGhee & Cohan Summers: 1st-Starry, Starry Night
Frank Roglan, Aidan Pierce & Zahria Smith: 2nd-Water Rockets
Mia Burgos & Shiloh Olotu: 3rd-Paper Rockets
Ben Vu & Alex Pike: 4th-Rock Hound
Lily Ghadrdan & Izzy Sternagle: 6th-Which Way is North?
Sarah Beth Hardy & Alyssa Russell: 8th-Bridge Building
Selina Huang & Izzy Sternagle: 8th-Crime Busting
Donaca Tamayo & Selina Huang: 8th-No Bones About It
Bradley McGhee & Aarav Nagnur: 9th-The 24 Game
We would also like to congratulate the remaining members of the team for their stellar performance throughout the competition and training process: Linday Bohlin, Haya Fatmi, Daniel Kunz & Mela Vu.
We have a class at each grade level to announce that had the highest percentage of attendance.
So, here are the classes that had the best attendance at each grade level.
In Pod A- Mr. Starapoli’s class
In kindergarten- Ms. Hudson’s class
In first grade-Ms. Hubbards class
In second grade-Ms. McCoy’s class
In third grade-Ms. Gatlin’s class
In fourth grade-Ms. Gillett’s class
In fifth grade and overall school winner-Ms. McAlpine’s class
The winning classes will be treated to some extra playtime and a popsicle!
Will your class be a winner next month? We challenge all of you to come to school each day that you are feeling well. Remember, to be counted as present, you need to arrive at school before 11:15.
Kincaid PTA is partnering with Staples School Kidz to offer pre-purchased, pre-assembled School Supply Packs. The pre-ordered packs will be delivered to your student’s 2017-2018 classroom for Meet and Greet on July 27th. You may order online by visiting www.shopttkits.com, and entering 84179 in the “school account number” green box. Click on the box icon of the Kincaid gender and grade you wish to order, add to your cart, and check out using a credit card for payment. (3rd and 5th grades are not separated by gender.)Paper order forms will be sent home this week. If you wish to use the paper forms to order, please fill out the order form and return it to your child’s teacher with either a check (made out to Kincaid PTA) or EXACT cash by the deadline of Friday, March 24. Online orders will be accepted until March 31. Please contact Jamie Brown, School Supply Pack Committee Chair, at SchoolPacks@KincaidPTA.org with any questions.
|Chick-fil-a Night||Apr 25|
|Staff Appreciation Luncheon||Apr 26|
|Kindergarten Tour||Apr 27|
|PTA Summer Lunch Drive||May 1-5|
|PTA General Meeting||May 4|
|Career Day||May 5|
|Middle School Transition Night||May 9|
|Character Ed Breakfast||May 12|
|Kgtn Mother's Day Tea||May 12|
|Field Day 3-5 grades||May 15|
|Field Day K-2 grades||May 16|
|Papa John's Night||May 17|
|2nd Grade Portfolio Picnic||May 18|
|Cougar Pride Day||May 19|
|1st Grade Market Day||May 19|
|RFL Kickball Game||May 22|
|3rd Grade Multiplication Challenge||May 23|
|LAST DAY OF SCHOOL||May 24|
Please bring the following to register your child
-Social Security Card
-Georgia Immunization Form 3231
-Georgia Hearing/Vision/Dental Form 3300
- 2 Utility Bills for Proof of Residency
For more information on how to enroll your child, please go to www.cobbk12.org/aboutccsd/enrollment/
Re-enrollment Forms for 2017-2018 School Year – Please sign and return the pre-printed student information forms to your child’s teacher. It is very important that you return this form in order for your child to be placed on a class list for next year
· Make corrections on the front and back of the form
· It can only be signed by the enrolling parent
· If your child will not be returning to Kincaid, please list on the form the new school your child will be attending
· Attach 3 first class stamps to the pre-addressed envelope so the school can mail the final report card in May.
· Make sure you verify your address listed on the front of the envelope.
Relay for Life Kickball Game Sticker Sales, April 11 ~ 14, 2017. Stickers will be on sale in the cafeteria from 7:15 – 7:50 am at a cost of 25 cents each. In addition to selling individual stickers the Relay for Life team is selling $5.00 pink tickets, $10.00 purple tickets, and $25.oo golden tickets. The class with the largest donation to Relay for Life will win a pizza party extravaganza and FRONT row seating to Kincaid’s annual kickball game on Monday, May 22nd. Two prizes will be awarded: one to the primary grades K, 1st, and 2nd and one to the intermediate grades 3rd, 4th, and 5th.
· is personally ill
· when in the student’s immediate family there is a serious illness or death
· recognized religious holidays observed by their faith
· when mandated by order of governmental agencies
· hazardous to their health or safety
Administrative Rule JB-R [Student Attendance]
Does your company have a donation matching program? Take a moment and check out Kincaid's DonorsChoose page and give to a class room right here at Kincaid. DonorsChoose is a wonderful resource for teachers that need/want supplies or equipment for their students. Give what you can, share the link with family and friends, post the link to Facebook and Twitter. It's a wonderful way to give back to your child's school.