Welcome to McCleskey MS
Principal: Claire Lyons
News and Announcements
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Contact the webmaster.
surveys were sent home with students on March 5.
Please complete the survey and return it in the envelope
provided by March 21. Thank you, Parents! We
appreciate your input.***
Effective July 1, 2014, all
children born on or after January 1, 2002 who are entering
7th grade, and new entrants* to Georgia schools in grades 8-
12 will be required to have Tdap (Tetanus, Diptheria and
Pertussis) and meningococcal conjugate vaccines before
entering school for the 2014-2015 school year. Visit Cobb
Public Health or your private physician to get these
entrants include anyone that is entering Georgia schools for
the first time or is returning to a Georgia school after
being gone for more than 12 months or one school year.
more information, call Cobb Public Health at 770-514-2349 or
Please click the Links button on the black
navigation bar above to get to the new
Synergy Parent and Student Views for the online gradebooks
for your student's grades. Remember to click on Quarter
3 to see the current grading period! Also find the link to the USA
Test Prep site there for CRCT test preparation.
Attention all 8th Grade Parents: Kell High School will be
hosting a Rising 9th Grade Parent Night on
Thursday March 20th at 6:00 in the Kell Theatre.
Come early to visit with clubs and sports. We will be
discussing information regarding classes, graduation
requirements, promotion requirements, and academic
excellence at Kell High School. We look forward to seeing
2014-15 School Choice Transfer Applications Now Available
The Cobb County School District is again offering School
Choice (HB 251 and SB10) transfers for the 2014-2015 school
year. For more information, please see our
2014-15 School Choice page.
School Choice applications available at
Southern Polytechnic State is
offering Aerospace Engineering Summer Camps for those
interested! See link below:
Please click the link below to view the McCleskey
Middle School Strategic Plan:
Cobb County School Bus
Hourly rate of pay $14.37
Apply online at
Due to the fact that our busses are currently all
operating at maximum capacity, all students must ride the
bus they are assigned to, and no bus passes will be
available at this time. Stay tuned for additional updates.
The PSTA is currently carrying Ear Buds and Flash Drives for
sale due to teacher requests for these to be provided by
students and their families for use in classes.
Wristband Flashdrives 2g--$6.00 (please tell students to take a
sharpie and mark their names inside of the wristbands)
The PTSA School store is open Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from
See the Links page on the navigation bar above to find the
Yearbook online ordering website where you can order your
snazzy new yearbook for this year! Get 'em now before the
price goes up!
Please review the new CCSD Dress Code Policy with your
to the 2013 Teacher of the Year Ms. Tiffany Benincosa
Counselor of the year Dr. Helen Nguyen!!!!!
Parents Encouraged To Review New Common
The new Common Core Georgia Performance Standards (CCGPS)
are being implemented. Learn more about
how these new standards will better prepare Cobb County
students for future college and career choices on a special
section of the District website.
Intramurals begin at 8:00. Please enter at the front and
remain in the lower lobby until a PE teacher comes to get
you. No students are admitted to intramurals after 8:00.
Robotics - Mondays and Thurdays until 5:30
Garden Club - Wednesdays until 5:15
Fitness Friday - every Friday @ 8:00
Yearbook - yearbook staff only Thursdays @ 8:00
NJHS - 1st & 3rd Tuesdays @ 8:15
Hat Days - every Wednesday - pay $1, wear a hat for Relay
Chick-Fil-A - every Friday AM $2.50
Smoothie sales - every Tuesday AM $2.50
Environmental Club - begins Sept. 19 after school until
5:15. See Mrs. Ghosh for a schedule