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:

Last Week of School Activities and Schedule

Scheduled Events:
Thursday
12:30pm – 5th Grade End-of-the-Year Party
Friday
8:30am – 5th Grade Honors Day (All 5th grade parents are encouraged to attend)
Following Honors Day – 5th Grade Walk

*We know that some of our 5th graders will be checked out early after the walk, but we welcome all students to remain with us and enjoy the rest of the day with their friends.  We’ll let parents make that decision!  :-)

Lost & Found

LostFoundCraigKarl-1024x791Missing a jacket, water bottle, lunch box, etc? Please check our lost and found area near the school clinic.  All items in lost and found will be donated to charity at the end of the day on Friday, May 22.

Medication Pickup by Friday, May 22

Running-PillsAll over the counter and prescription medications must be picked up from the clinic before the end of the school day on Friday, May 22.  Any medications not picked up by the end of the school day will be disposed of safely.

ASP Registration

AfterSchoolProgramsPuzzled about your child’s after school care for the 2015-16 school year?  Our school has a fabulous after school program!  You can pre-register May 8-22 and receive 50% OFF your registration fee.  Click here to find out more – ASP Registration Flyer

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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