GHES Back To School Supply Lists

Click the title of this post for a link to a listing of school supplies. We’ll see you at Open House on Friday, July 28th from 11 am- 1 pm! School starts at 8:00 am on August 1st. GHES Back to School Supply Lists

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New Parents, Please Sign Up for School Emails…

If you are a new family and are not currently on our mailing list, please click here to add yourself! (The prompt is located on the right side bar on the Prospective Parents page on our website.) The Garden Hills Gab is your source for weekly reminders and school news, plus links to our school…

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GHES Rising Pre-K and Kindergarten Popsicle Party: July 20, 2017 at Noon

ALL rising GHES Pre-K and Kindergarten children and their parents are invited for a playdate and Popsicles on the GHES playground, located on the GHES field. This is at noon on the last day of Kindergarten Camp- Thursday, July 20th at noon. There will be a Q & A for parents. Hope to see you…

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GHES Kindergarten Camp: July 17-20, 2017

Garden Hills Kindergarten Camp will be held Monday, July 17th through Thursday, July 20th from 9:00 AM until noon. K Camp will introduce your child to the activities involved in the kindergarten student’s daily routine. The camp, led by Kindergarten teacher Ms. Cathy Baublitz, will be fun and engaging, and will help us get to know…

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GHES Summer Office Hours

Please take note of our Summer Office Dates & Hours: June 22-23: 8:00 AM-3:00 PM, June 26-July 14: CLOSED, July 17-28: 8:00 AM-3:00 PM (Open for Summer Registration during this time).  

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GHES Spring Snapshots Album

For a day-in-the-life glimpse into Garden Hills Elementary, click this post! From field trips around the community, diving into STEM experiments, exploring other nations, learning about life AND math in our gardens,  singing the National Anthem at the Braves Game, and simply having fun–our little ones are getting big ideas about the world around them and…

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GHES Earns Distinction as a Winner of the 2017 Georgia Family-Friendly Partnership Award

Garden Hills is one of five schools in the state of Georgia selected for the 2017 Georgia Family-Friendly Partnership Award, a distinction based on our exceptional customer service for our school’s families, our focus on parent engagement, and providing a “welcoming environment with courteous staff members eager to help students and families.” “Parent engagement is an essential…

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APS Summer e-Reading Program & Reading Bowl Book List Available!

The APS Summer Reading Program has titles for all grades! Flyers have gone home about a cool summer reading program offering free books to read on your i-Pad, home computer, or other smart device. Simply scan the QR codes with your phone, and you can start reading! For more free titles you can go to…

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Pictures from GHES Million Words Club & Accelerated Reader (AR) Celebrations

Throughout the year, students who reach 25-, 50-, 75-, and 100% of their Accelerated Reader goals get to enjoy a special celebration as they reach each incremental milestone. Garden Hills follows the Accelerated Reader Program (AR) to measure student progress and bolster interest in reading. Teachers set a reading goal individually for each student, based on their abilities indicated in…

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Garden Hills Elementary Travels to India! May 15-19, 2017

We’re Going To India! During this fun-filled week sponsored by our PTA, the kids will learn all about one country: INDIA! They will explore Indian culture, food and art through a variety of programs and crafts. Please click here to see pictures of the beautiful decorations and details of each day’s plans. Monday: India’s Spices &…