Vision:  Engaged in Learning, Leading in Excellence
Mission:  Challenging our leaders to think creatively

Leaders of the Week:

2015-16 School Choice

The Cobb County School District is again offering School Choice (HB 251 and SB10) transfers for the 2016-2017 school year. Individual school capacity information and applications will be available beginning February 1, 2016 on the District website. For more information, please see our 2016-17 School Choice webpage.

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Pickett's Mill Student Handbook

Small Fry Labitat

Tom Schmeltzer, creator of the Small Fry Labitat, made a special presentation on STEM Night. Due to her awesome work with our Labitat program, Ms. Allen was awarded Rookie of the Year. Congratulations to Ms. Allen! Thank you to all of our staff and parents who continue to support our STEM program. A special thank you to Ms. Misinco for establishing a wonderful STEM program and Small Fry Labitat last year.

Dr. Sally Creel, Supervisor of STEM & Innovation for Cobb County School District; Jenny Douglas, Principal; Leanna Allen, STEM teacher; Tom Schmeltzer, Small Fry to Go

Proposed New Science and Social Studies Standards Open for 60-Day Public Comment Period

The State Board of Education has posted, for a 60-day public comment period, the first Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE) for science and social studies. If approved, the standards will be implemented in the 2017-18 school year, following a full year of teacher training. Click on the link below to review the proposed standards and to give your feedback.

Pirate Patch

Read stories written by students about what is happening at our school. Please click HERE for hte latest edition.




Please click HERE to read the December edition of the Pirate Press and learn about all the great things happening with our PTA and Foundation in our school.     

Students can earn "fish" by exhibiting The 7 Habits.  Check out our ship outside the media center to see who has been "caught" so far!

Want to recognize your child's teacher with a kind note and a special lunch delivered to the school?
Please visit

Teacher's Lunch Box
where you can see a variety of healthy and tasty lunches available to make a teacher's day!  Would be a great way to celebrate their birthday!


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The Leader in Me


Congratulations to:

Suzanne Hilliard, Teacher
of the


Becky Martin, Certified Employee of the Year!