Welcome to Peeples Elementary School… Home of the Rockets

We hope our site provides helpful information about our school as well as places to get plugged in to activities to help your child succeed. Contact your child's teacher for volunteer opportunities or click on the PTO tab above!

Announcements:

5th Grade End-of-the-Year Activities Schedule

fifth-grade-comprehension-worksheets-logoThe end of the year is drawing near for 5th Grade Students!  Check out the listing of the major events for 5th Grade for the remainder of this school year.
Peeples 5th Grade Year-End Events Schedule

Georgia Milestones Testing Parent Guide

GA-milestonesGeorgia’s new assessments will be used to gauge how well students are mastering the standards and how ready students are to succeed in college and careers.  Click below to view a Parent Guide to the upcoming new tests in Georgia as well as details about testing dates/times/groups as Peeples:
State Parents’ Guide to New Tests In Georgia (Georgia Milestones)
Peeples Georgia Milestones Testing Details

5th Grade Career Volunteers Needed

career_fairWe are getting ready for our annual career fair May 6 from 8:30-10:00am.  If you are willing to share your career with our 5th Graders, please contact Monique Collins at collins.monique@mail.fcboe.org or call the school at
770-486-2734.

Looking for PE Volunteers!

eye0025The dates are March 23-April 3.  Click here to see time slots and specific needs: PE Volunteers

We LOVED Kindness Week! See our new Video…

inspires-kindnessWe LOVED Kindness week!   Check out a new version of the video which includes some of our activities for the week:   Peeples Kindness Video!  Also see our Staff & Student Heart of Kindness picture!

Community News–Library Events

tree-libraryHere is a calendar of Fayette County Public Library events for kids in March – Fayette County Public Library Calendar

Parent Survey

ParentSurvey1Have you done your parent survey yet?  It won’t take long (just 24 questions), and results will be used to compare our school to other schools across the state.  Click here for the survey:   Georgia Schools’ Parent Survey

Kindergarten Enrollment

The word Kindergarten in bright coloursDo you have an incoming kindergarten student…or do you know of someone who has a kindergartner for 2015-16?  It’s time to enroll! Click on this link to find out more:   Kindergarten Registration.  Enroll early, because we will invite next year’s kindergarten students to visit us in May!

Link Amazon Purchases to Peeples for Free $$$ to Our School

amazon imageGo to Smile.Amazon.com and link your current Amazon account to Peeples Elementary!  Your shopping experience is the same, but  Amazon will donate a portion of the cost of eligible purchases (.5%) to Peeples Elementary!

Outdoor Activity Weather Guidelines–Update

thermometerBelow 60 degrees – Jacket or Long Sleeves Recommended
Below 50 degrees – Coat and Long Pants Recommended
Below 40 degrees – Gloves and Hat with Previously Mentioned Attire Necessary
Below 35 degrees – No Outdoor Recess/Activities

The school will use discretion and good judgement when decided if students should go outdoors as well as how long they should be allowed to stay outside.  If your child has a health condition that limits or prevents outdoor activity during certain conditions, please send a note to your child’s teacher.  To see the complete Outdoor Activity Weather Guidelines, CLICK HERE.

Gail Frantz Fayette County Teacher of the Year Finalist

teacher of the year2Congratulations to Gail Frantz being chosen as one of the 3 Fayette County Finalists for Teacher of Year!  We are very a proud family!   Click here to see some photos of the surprise announcement!

Additional Announcements