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Changing of the Chairs and Prom
Parents attending the Changing of the
Chairs Ceremony may report directly to the Jackson Gym on
Friday, April 24. The ceremony will begin at 9:00 am.
After the ceremony, seniors will be able to pick up the
graduation attire from Herff Jones.
In order for students to leave early on
Friday to prepare for the prom, they must have a pre-approved
permission slip. As students leave campus, they will be
asked to show their permission slip. Any students without
the permission slip will not be permitted to leave campus.
Students who did not submit an early
release form will have to follow the check-out procedures for
this special event. Parents must report to the school to
check a student out for the remainder of the day. Parents
must have photo ID. Due to the number of students checking
out on Friday, we are unable to accept any faxed permission
Following the appropriate
procedures is required.
Date: Friday, April 24, 2015
Time: 7pm to 11 pm
Location: Atlanta History Center
130 W Paces Ferry Rd NW
Atlanta, GA, 30305
Pebblebrook High School Website
May 21, 2015
Kennesaw State Convocation Center
KSU GRADUATION MAP
Living The Dream Student Literacy
10th Annual Mableton Day
The 10th Annual Mableton Day community
celebration is set for May 16th at the Mable House
Complex. The goal of Mableton Day is to foster student
achievement and teamwork, community fellowship and economic
development in the Mableton and South Cobb area. There is a
contest for the participating organizations as well. They
are offering $1,000 as a first place prize for the organizations
earning the most Community Spirit Program points. Below
are a few ways you can help earn CSP points for Pebblebrook from
Volunteer for the event (click Register, then
Register for the 5K or Fun Run (click Register,
then make selection)
and ‘Share’ the Pebblebrook HS Facebook Post
on the Mableton Day Facebook Page, (click Grant
Program, then make selection)
Register for the Mableton Day Newsletter (click
Register, then make selection)
Sign in at the Mableton Day Event
ANNOUNCEMENT: HOUSE BILL 91 UPDATE
Parents/Students: Cobb County School
District is working out the logistics and procedures regarding
the passing of House Bill 91, and that process will take some
time. The schools will not have any additional
information, therefore we suggest that you check the CCSD
website periodically for further information. Thank you
Community Service Opportunity
Volunteers needed to help build the set for
the play Olivia!
2015 from noon to 4pm
For more info, contact Mr. Perry
Pebblebrook Athletics Physical Day
Athletics Department will host “Physical Day” on Thursday,
30, 2015 from 3:30 PM until 8:30 PM in the Jackson
The cost of the Physical is $35
Money Order Only). This is a savings of $10
- $15 depending on where you go for this service. The
medical staff will be onsite to conduct these physicals.
They will be valid for the entire 2015-2016 athletic year.
Additionally, athletes will be allowed to sign consent forms,
concussion awareness forms, and other required documents at this
Please RSVP for this
event by taking the survey on the link below or emailing John
Chandler using the school directory on the website.
who plan to participate in PHS Athletics at any level (grades 5
– 12) should complete this survey. Also, this survey must
be completed for each athlete regardless if there are multiple
athletes in the family who will participate.
EARN A SERVICE CORD
To earn a service cord for the 2014-2015 school year, all
community service forms must be received by Monday, April 13th.
Pebblebrook High School students may earn a service
cord for graduation when volunteering through clubs or
volunteering independently for an approved organization.
For the current school year(2014-2015), students must meet
the following CUMULATIVE requirements:
SENIORS- 60 HOURS
JUNIORS- 80 HOURS
FRESHMAN- 80 HOURS
NOTE: FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE HOURS OUTSIDE OF SCHOOL
PLEASE INSTRUCT THE SUPERVISOR TO LIST THE STUDENT'S NAME, ALONG
WITH A DESCRIPTION OF COMMUNITY SERVICE PERFORMED, AND THE
NUMBER OF HOURS EARNED ON THE OFFICIAL LETTERHEAD OF THE
At Pebblebrook, we are committed to giving back to our
school, our community, our state and the nation.
Please contact the Community Service Administrator, Mr. Tommy
Perry with any questions.
EOC Test Out Option
Cobb has decided that we will not
offer the test out option this spring since we will not have
scores back until this fall to inform necessary placement
decisions. We will re-evaluate the option again in the fall and
spring of next year.
Seeking professional, safety-minded individuals for
Starting rate is $14.51/hour
PARENT ACCESS TEST WORKSHOP for all Area I schools
SESION INFORMATIVA PARA PADRES SOBRE LA PRUEBA DE ACCESS
para las escuelas de Area I
AFTER-SCHOOL TUTORING SHUTTLE SERVICE
Tutoring shuttles will resume on Monday
February 2, 2015 at 5:00 PM. The buses will run on Monday,
Tuesday, and Thursday only. The Wednesday shuttle is
reserved only for students enrolled in the NovaNet program.
Students must report to their teacher by 3:40 and must remain
with that teacher until 5:00 PM in order to receive a bus pass.
If students are tardy to tutorial, they will not be admitted and
will not receive a bus pass. They will be responsible for
their own transportation.
2015-16 School Choice
The Cobb County School District is again offering School Choice
(HB 251 and SB10) transfers for the 2015-2016 school year.
Individual school capacity information and applications will be
available beginning February 1, 2015 on the District website.
For more information, please see our
2015-16 School Choice
Georgia Parent Survey
This survey can be completed using personal computers,
smartphones, or iPads. For parents that do not have access to
the Internet, the Parent Resource Room (Room 211A) is available
to complete the survey on our campus. All parents are
encouraged to participate in the Georgia Parent Survey because
the data will be used to calculate the School Climate Star
Rating. Survey responses are anonymous and will be
submitted directly to the Georgia Department of Education for
analysis. Data results from the Georgia Parent Survey will
not be available to the public and will not be posted online.
The URL address for the Georgia Parent Survey is posted below.
TITLE I PARENT INVOLVEMENT POLICY &
All parents and guardians, please view the
following video and complete the survey that follows.
Thank you, and we value your input.
PHS PARENT VISITATION
8:30am – 11:30am
Tour our campus and facilities, or visit
DELIVERIES TO SCHOOL
Students may purchase lunch from the
cafeteria or students may bring lunch with them to school.
As a courtesy to our students, microwaves are available if lunch
needs to be heated. We do not allow lunch deliveries to
school. Our school days are very busy and we cannot
accommodate requests to deliver lunch to students. Your
understanding and cooperation is appreciated.
ALL BOOSTERS MEETING
The Pebblebrook “All
Boosters” meeting will be held the 2nd Monday of each
month at 6:30 PM in the media center. This meeting is open
to all members of the athletic and club boosters as well as any
parent of a participant.
MAJOR GAINS IN TEST SCORES
Pebblebrook High School, along with three other high schools in
Cobb County, yielded the highest year-to-date gains in
Coordinate Algebra for the district. Pebblebrook improved by 9
percentage points. Also, we were one of the only two high
schools who saw our test scores either improve or stay the same
when compared to last year. Great work Pebblebrook!
Congratulations to Pebblebrook
Students and Staff Named by the Washington Post as one of the
Most Challenging High Schools in the nation! (12 Cobb schools
Students should wear or have their IDs on them at all times.
We will order a limited number of lanyards that we can make
available to students. For safety reasons, we need to be
able to identify Pebblebrook students especially since we have
an open campus. Reminding your child of this requirement
will assist us.
Partners in EducationAre you interested in becoming a “Pebblebrook Partner In
Education”? Please take advantage of the tax deductible options
that are available.
HERE for more details on our donation
HERE for the Chamber Of Commerce Agreement
that certifies the partnership.
SYNERGY PARENTVUE/ STUDENTVUE:To access the ParentVue/StudentVue Portal, please go to the
NOTE: Students accounts are already set up and
DO NOT require activation letters. Students are to log in with
their student ID and current network password. If they have not
setup an account yet, their initial password can be obtained
from their teachers.
For additional instructions, click
If you are not able to access Synergy, and you have gotten
your password reset in the media center, please come to the main
office between classes, before or after school so that we can
correct the issue.
STUDENT ACCIDENT INSURANCE
insurance applications from the Young Group are
now available online in PDF format for parents to download and
print on demand.
English version •
HERE for the web site.
MARIETTA/COBB Driver's Education
for 2013 flyer.
GET TO GHSGT STUDY GUIDES:
Georgia Milestones End of Course Assessment:
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
FIRE LANE CHANGES FOR SCHOOLSThe Cobb County Fire Lane Ordinance was amended to include a provision for student pick-up at schools. 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:
- 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)
- Passengers actively loading or unloading during the day (this would cover students unloading in the morning at the
beginning of the school day)
- Stopping or parking a vehicle in a fire lane at any other time is prohibited, unless passengers are actively loading or
- Enforcement of this new provision will begin on April 9, 2012. Fire lanes can be identified by “No Parking Fire Lane”
signage and/or curbing that is red in color. Fire lane violations currently result in a fine of $135.00.
Should you have questions or concerns, please contact the
Department of Public Safety (678) 594-8620.