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:

Back To School Expo! Come join the fun!

back-to-school-expoView the flyer on the Back to School Expo sponsored by the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce!  Hope to see you there!

Administrators for 2015-2016

Linda & Buffy Principal:  Buffy Blodgett (R)
Assistant Principal:  Linda Williams (L)

Welcome Linda Williams, Assistant Principal

Linda williamsMany of you may know me as Linda Williams, Consultant for Exceptional Children’s Services. I am excited to say, I am your new Assistant Principal. I have worked in Fayette County for 21 years serving as a teacher, Instructional Support teacher and consultant in Fayette County. I have also taught elementary school in Butts County and in Griffin.  I am married to Terrell. He is a teacher as well, but best of all he’s a great cook! We have two grown children, Zachary and Blake. I am very excited to join the wonderful staff at Peeples!

Supply Lists Updated (05-29-2015)

Check the 2015-2016 Supply Lists under the Parent Info tab on our school website.  The lists are based on the School Box Supply Kits.

 

School Box (Supply Kit) Orders Now Available

back-to-school-tool-kitDo you hate shopping for school supplies? We have the perfect solution for you!  Online ordering for “school tool boxes” is already available.    Go to http://www.schooltoolbox.com and click on the “pre-built boxes” link on the left-hand side.  Search for our school, order your supplies, and your kit will be waiting for you at Kindergarten Mini-day and Meet the Teacher in August!

Summer Reading Program

owl readingThe Georgia Dept. of Education is offering  resources to encourage summer reading!
Find a Book Georgia: reading list tailored to student’s interests on reading level.
MyON Reader:  free access to  8,000+ enhanced digital books with multimedia supports.
Website  http://thefutureinreading.myon.com/GetGAREADING
School Name – Get Georgia Reading (Don’t copy and paste – start typing, and it will come up!)
Username – Read       Password – Read
Our local libraries (Fayetteville and Peachtree City) have summer reading programs, and our Peeples Elementary eBook collection is accessible all summer through our website!

Peachtree City Library Summer Reading Program

library-clipart-RcA4k77cLThe summer reading program at the Peachtree City Library will be online this year!  Everything will be done online – registration, tracking reading hours, and even tickets for library events!  To find out more, go to the Peachtree City Library website!

Congratulations Peeples 5th Grade Math Bowl Team–FIRST PLACE

firstplaceCongratulations to our 5th Grade Math Bowl Team.  They won 1ST PLACE in the county-wide math bowl!

FREE Online Summer Reading Resources from GaDOE & Peeples

tree-libraryStudents can have free access to digital books all summer!  MyON Reader has partnered with the Get Georgia Reading Campaign to provide every child in Georgia with FREE access anytime, anywhere to a library of more than 8,000 enhanced digital books with multimedia supports – over the entire summer!  These digital books really bring stories to life and provide audio support that creates a truly magical experience for kids and teens, making the joy of reading fun for all! Go to http://thefutureinreading.myon.com/GetGAREADING
GaDOE Login Information:
School Name: Get Georgia Reading, Georgia Campaign for Grade-Level Reading
(Important:  Do NOT cut and paste!  Type “Get Georgia” and select from the drop down menu.)
User Name:  read
Password:  read
Peeples Elementary Media Center Information:
Peeples Elementary Media Center digital books will also be available throughout the summer. To access our books, go to http://www.peepleselementary.org and select “Media Center.” Directions on how to use the school’s eBooks can be found on this page under “eBook Directions“.

Gail Frantz Fayette County Teacher of the Year!

1_teacher_300CONGRATULATIONS to our own Peeples Elementary Teacher of the Year  Gail Frantz who was also selected as Fayette County Teacher of the Year!  We are so proud of her receiving the recognition she so deserves as a fabulous teacher with a great sense of humor, an open heart, and a great love for children and teaching!

Gail Frantz County Teacher of the Year 2015

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