Eastvalley Thanksgiving Food Drive

Eastvalley Elementary School is working with The Center for Family Resources and East Cobb Middle School Food Pantry to help families this Thanksgiving.

There will be food collection containers near the entrance of the school starting October 30th thru November 10th.  There is a critical shortage of food at this time, so please donate non-perishable food items.  5th Grade is asked to bring in dried or canned milk, Macaroni and Cheese, and cereal.  For a full list of donation items, click on the link below.

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Your support of this worthy cause is greatly appreciated.

Eastvalley Elementary School Be Rich Project

Be Rich a community service volunteers from North Point Church are very excited to partner with Eastvalley Elementary School to make improvements around their property on November 4. We will be working at the school on that Saturday to spread mulch and spruce up the grounds. We can use any age volunteers with any level of experience. We’ll be looking for wheelbarrows, shovels and rakes if you have one to bring.

Come and stay the whole time or whenever you are available. Lunch will be served on Saturday.

 

Date: 11/04/2017 (Sat.)

Time: 8:30am – 4:00pm EDT

Location: 2570 Lower Roswell Rd, Marietta, GA 30067

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Georgia Parent Survey

The Georgia Parent Survey contains 24 questions and ALL parents are encouraged to participate.  The data will be used as part of the calculation of the School Climate Star Rating. Survey responses are anonymous and will be submitted directly to the Georgia Department of Education for analysis. Parents may complete the survey using their personal computer, smartphone or tablet. The Georgia Parent Survey is also available in Spanish. Parents may select the Spanish version within the survey. The Georgia Parent Survey link is posted below.

Georgia Parent Survey:

http://gshs.gadoe.org/parents

Gifted Eligibility Meeting

Eastvalley Parents

You are invited to learn more about

Cobb County’s Gifted Eligibility Process

(Advanced Learning Program)

Presented by Mrs. OMeara and Mrs. Urbano

Friday, October 6, 2017

8:15 a.m.

Eastvalley Media Center

All Eastvalley parents are invited to attend.

 

EARLY DISMISSAL ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30TH

Hello EV Parents!  This is just a reminder that this Wednesday, August 30th, Cobb County Schools will have Early Dismissal across the district for staff professional development.  Eastvalley students will begin dismissal at 12:30.  There will be no FAST Activities on Wednesday.  The After School Program will run from 12:45-6:00 PM.  Please make all necessary arrangements to ensure your child is dismissed safely and correctly on Wednesday, August 30th for Early Dismissal.  Thank you!

STEM Lab

We are well underway with some challenges and projects in STEM. Some of the upcoming projects will require certain items that need to be collected. Please visit Mrs. Branham’s blog,  http://www.cobblearning.net/mbranham/, and subscribe to it so you can easily see what items we are in need of in the Lab. Immediate needs are cereal boxes and empty paper towel rolls and coffee cans.  Thank you!

1st Week of School

The first day of 5th grade is in the books, and it was fabulous! 

Tomorrow (Tuesday, August 1) Eastvalley celebrates its Independence Day with everyone wearing red, white, and blue and walking independently to class without their parents.

Thursday, August 3 at 6:00 is the PTA meeting and Parent Orientation. 5th grade is an exciting year and there is a lot for parents to know about.  We hope to see you all there!

Educational Forum at Wheeler

Educational Forum, Wednesday, March 8, 6:30 pm Wheeler Auditorium

Sponsored by Wheeler’s PTSA

Learn how Education is being impacted by what is happening “Under the Gold Dome” (The GA Legislature) with Karen Hallacy, PTA Legislation

& “How will the Ed-SPLOST V impact our schools?” with Scott Sweeney, Cobb County School Board Post 6

Q & A following (questions will be accepted via notecards)

Any additional questions may be directed to Daniel White, Wheeler PTSA Legislation Chair, [email protected] .

TESTING – GA EOG MILESTONES

Note from TeacherTesting Schedule

(8 – 11 am) Wednesday – L.Arts

(8 – 11 am) Thursday – L.Arts

(8 – 11 am) Friday – Math

(8 – 11 am) Monday – Science

(8 – 11 am) Tuesday – Social Studies

We will have daily incentives for 100% attendance and on time arrivals on testing days. Please make sure your child is here on time for testing to participate.

REMINDERS:

  • Go to bed on time.
  • Eat a healthy breakfast.
  • Come to school on time or early.
  • Come in with a positive attitude because you are going to do a great job!