PUBLIC NOTICE: 

  • SPECIAL CALLED MEETING on Friday, May 24 at 8 AM at the BOE office.

 

  • Job Opening for Special Education Paraprofessional - applications must be turned in to the BOE by end of business hours on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. Click "application" to access the document. Click "job description" to access the document.

 

 

  • Job Opening for Migrant SSPapplications must be turned in to the BOE by end of business hours on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. Click "application" to access the document. Click "job description" to access the document.

 

  • All E-rate information for bid consideration can be obtained by contacting the district E-rate consultant, Hugh Manning, at hugh@k12consultants.com

 

 

 

 

ECHOLS COUNTY SCHOOLS

VISION STATEMENT

To be a school system that develops independent, responsible, lifelong learners.

MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the Echols County Schools System is to provide an excellent education for all students.

Governor's Office of Student Achievement logo

Local Educational Agency (LEA) Annual Report Card

Echols County Schools link to Report Card

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     NOTICE TO PARENTS!!!!

   Meningitis Vaccine Parent Letter

Click this link for important vaccination requirements!!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                           ENROLLMENT PERIOD EXTENDED!!!

Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Enrollment

Enrollment packets can be picked up

from the Elementary/Middle School Main Office

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Rose Coleman and Triston Carter

are

Georgia Green Industry Junior Certified Level 1

These students were the only 2 out of 35 taking 1 or both parts of the test that passed the written exam and plant identification parcticum. Rose and Triston are the first two Echols County students to ever attempt the process of becoming certified.

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Information on Dual Enrollment

 

GSFC’s “How to apply for Dual Enrollment” video…

https://www.gafutures.org/hope-state-aid-programs/scholarships-grants/dual-enrollment/

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The district is committed to securing student data and informing parents of their rights under the Family Educational Rights and privacy Act (FERPA) and the Student Data privacy, Accessibility, and Transparency Act of Georgia. Policy JRA also establishes a process for making student data privacy complaints.

 Policies JR and JRA are linked below (see eBoard on district website for these and other policies). 

·         FERPA Directory Information and Parent Rights

·         ECBOE JR and JRA Policies and JRA-E(1)/JRA-E(2) Complaint Forms 

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OPEN RECORDS NOTICE

Records of the Echols County Schools are subject to the Georgia Open Records Act, O.C.G.A. § 50-18-70 et seq.

All written requests for public records made pursuant to the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Title 50, Article 4, Chapter 18 must be sent to the Open Records Officer, Mrs. Missy Pittman, at Echols County Board of Education, 216 Hwy 129 North, Statenville, GA 31648 or to missy.pittman@echols.k12.ga.us.

 

Calendar

 

   BOE meeting dates
   are located in the
   Calendar section.


216 US Hwy 129 North | Statenville, GA 31648 | (229) 559-5734 | (229) 559-0484

The Echols County School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, or sex in its employment practices, student programs and dealings with the public. It is the policy of the Board of Education to comply fully with the requirements of Title VI, Title IX, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans With Disabilities Act and all accompanying regulations. (BOE policies GAAA and JAA). Any employee, student, applicant for employment, parent or other person who believes he or she has been discriminated against or harassed in violation of this policy may contact Echols County Board of Education, 216 Hwy 129 North, POB 207, Statenville, Georgia 31648, (229) 559-5734.

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