8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Picture Retake Day
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM PTO Trunk or Treat/GOSA Book Blast
7:50 AM - 8:30 AM Red Carpet Rally - Sportsmanship
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM School Board - Called Work Session
6:30 PM School Board Meeting
7:50 AM - 8:30 AM Red Carpet Rally -- Gratitude
Thank you for visiting Eastside Elementary School! This website is brand new so the information you are used to seeing will be in a different place. Let us know if you need help finding something.
We look forward to greeting you when the 2017–2018 school year begins Tuesday, Aug. 8. School supply lists are collected and shared on the district website as they become available. Enjoy the rest of your summer!
Congratulations to Trent Azua for winning Eastside's annual spelling bee! In second through sixth place in the spelling bee were Jaxon Martinez, Salvador Loa, Jaden Guiris, Juan Jiron, and Luis Arellano. Thirty students from fourth and fifth grade participated in the spelling bee.
Eastside will hold Red Ribbon Week on Oct. 23-27. Our theme for the week will be "We CAN say NO to drugs!" Students are encouraged to bring in canned goods to donate.
During Red Ribbon Week, each day will have its own theme to help students say no to drugs.
Monday: "Peace Out to Drugs!" Students and staff wear peace signs and/or tie dye clothes
Tuesday: "Crazy Hair and Sock Day!" From head to toe, we are drug free!
Wednesday: "Pajama Day" Put drugs to sleep by wearing your pajamas!
Thursday: "Costume Day" Say "boo" to drugs!
Friday: "Our school chooses to be drug free!" Wear your school shirt or school colors.
Eastside Elementary will be holding its fourth annual Trunk-R-Treat on Thursday, Oct. 26 from 5-6 p.m. Candy donations will be greatly appreciated until the day of the event. Please send the candy donations to school with your child, or you may bring them to the front office.
For the safety of our children, please make sure to send only new, unopened bags of individually wrapped candy.
Thank you for your contributions. We hope to see you there!
Eastside Elementary School invites you to attend the Annual Title I Parent Meeting on Thursday, September 28, 2017, from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
School-Parent Compact for Achievement and Family Engagement/Involvement Policy
The School-Parent Compact for Achievement is an agreement that was developed by parents, teachers, and students to explain how parents and teachers will work in partnership to make sure all students get the individual support they need to reach and exceed grade-level standards. The Family Engagement/Involvement Policy is a plan that describes how Eastside Elementary will provide opportunities to improve parent engagement to support student learning.
Five middle school students from Whitfield County Schools are REACH Georgia Scholars eligible for a college scholarship worth up to $10,000. REACH stands for “Realizing Educational Achievement Can Happen.” The students attended a signing ceremony with their families on Monday, October 2, 2017.
As the new school year continues, the Georgia Department of Education and State School Superintendent Richard Woods are urging motorists to use caution when approaching a school bus and to brush up on the law regarding passing a bus.
The North Georgia Electric Membership Foundation is giving $29,000 to Whitfield County Schools to promote Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). The donation comes from Operation Round Up. Members of the North Georgia Electric Membership Corporation (NGEMC) may round their bills up to the next dollar amount. Those pennies are pooled and used for charitable endeavors throughout the region with approximately 25 percent of the proceeds earmarked for STEM education.
Thomas Satterfield, a senior at Coahulla Creek High School, is a Commended Student in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, was presented to this scholastically talented senior.
The College Board recently named 44 students as AP Scholars in Whitfield County Schools. With the AP Scholar Awards, the AP Program recognizes high school students who have demonstrated outstanding college-level achievement through their performance on AP Exams.
A group from Southeast High School traveled to a kickoff event for the Student Ambassador Program hosted by Georgia Secretary of State Brian P. Kemp. Kemp launched the Student Ambassador Program in January 2016 to provide Georgia's high school students an opportunity to engage as leaders within their schools and communities. The program, designed for 10th-12th grade students, helps them gain leadership experience by engaging in Georgia civics, encouraging voter registration among their peers, and volunteering within their communities.
Coahulla Creek High School math teacher Billy Singletary is one of five state finalists for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.