Welcome to
Nicholson Elementary!

Principal: Joan Johnson 
  Assistant Principal:
Wendy Rice

Where tomorrow's stars are shining brightly today!!

Nicholson News and Announcements: 

Click here for an important message from Mrs. Johnson concerning the 2016-2017  School Year.

First Day of School - Monday, August 1
Our school day begins at 7:50--students may begin arriving at 7:15.  See you then!

Meet and Greet - July 29th
Meet and greet will be Friday, July 29th from 7:30am-9:00am for ALL GRADES.  Please come and meet your teachers, find your bus routes and get all the information you'll need to get a good start to the school year!  Also, be sure to stop by the gym to get information on how you can help out at Nicholson!  Our PTA will have information on a variety of volunteer opportunities. We welcome all parents to get involved ---at whatever level is comfortable for you!  Our students LOVE having their parents help out at school!

New!! Car Rider Dismissal Expectations
Please review with your children!

1. Students are expected to be silent.

2. Students are expected to sit in their zone.

3. Students are expected to follow staff directions.

*Staff will be handing out Star Bucks during dismissal as positive reinforcement.

*If parents do not have their car tag, they are expected to come inside to sign out their child. This is to ensure your child’s safety.

Supply Lists for 2016 - 2017 School Year
If you want to get a head start on back-to-school shopping, the supply lists for all grades can be found on the link below!
                                  SUPPLY LIST

Summer Reading Information
Students have been learning about Scholastic's Summer Reading Challenge.  They are getting their log in information and being introduced to this fabulous website where they can log their summer reading minutes AND participate in a nationwide challenge to set a World's Record for summer reading minutes!  In addition, the website has highly entertaining activities, games, puzzles, book suggestions, videos and more!  Look for a blue flyer that will be sent home on Thursday, May 19.  It will have a sticker with YOUR child's log in information as well as other summer reading information.
Click here to log into Summer Reading site!
For Reading Resources:  click here
Cobb County Library Summer Program Information

Summer Registration for New Students
Tuesday, July 12  9 AM - 6 PM
This registration is for all students new to Nicholson for the 2016 - 2017 school year.  Please click on the link below for information about what you'll need to bring to complete your child's registration.

                  Registration Information

Cobb County School District Magazine!


Read about some of the great things happening in our district!



 Congratulations to our Staff Members of the Year for 2016 - 2017!
Teacher of the Year (TOTY): 
Mrs. Jessica Boyd

Support Person of the Year (SPOTY): 
Mrs. Julie Hughie

     Sign in to Microsoft Online Services
Cobb County School district is able to offer Office 365 to all Cobb County students and their families--free of charge!!  Cobb County students may download the full version of Microsoft Office and familiar Microsoft Office applications like Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote. Office 365 is a user-based service and allows each student to install Microsoft Office on up to five PCs or Macs and five mobile devices (including iPads). In addition, access to Microsoft Office mobile applications on iPhone and Android phones is available. (Office Mobile applications are included with all Windows phones.) Click here for more information about Office 365. Parents should have already received an e-mail invitation to download Office 365.  If you did not receive the e-mail or need help downloading, please contact Lisa Messinger for more information. 

District Direction for Continuous Improvement
                                  Click here

Kroger Community Rewards
Nicholson is now officially enrolled in Kroger's Community Rewards program.  Once you have gone online and enrolled YOUR Kroger Plus Card with Nicholson, EVERY TIME you use your card at checkout, all eligible purchases will earn our school a rebate!  Just for presenting your card like you normally do!  All it takes is about 5 minutes of your time to enroll.  See link below for instructions!
   Instructions on enrolling your Kroger Plus Card

School & District Calendar
Add the CCSD Calendar to your personal Google Calendar by clicking on the "+" button above.