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:

Kindness Week February 23-27

inspires-kindnessWatch our AWESOME  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!

Kids with cell phones?

kid_with_cell_phoneAt what age should our kids be allowed to have their own cell phones? When is it appropriate for them to begin using social media?  Read what the folks at Love and Logic have to say on this topic.  Ready for Cell Phones, Social Media, etc: At What Age?

Drop Off Reminders

carDrop off time is 7:15am or later.  There is no adult supervision before that time.  Parents who are dropping off after the 7:40am tardy bell must park their cars in a parking space and accompany their children into the front office.  Thanks so much for your help with our morning drop off!

PTO Newsletter Now Available Online

newspaper-clip-art-newspaper-clip-art-16The latest Peeples Newsletter is on the website.  Click here at access the newsletter:  January 2015 Parent Newsletter.

The newsletter includes:
-Updates from PTO
-PTO Committee Reports
-Info about Spring Testing
-News from the Nurse
-And much, much more!

Student Survey Results

survey_clipartStudents in Grades 3-5 recently surveyed their teachers.  Click here to see our school results:   School Survey Results . Input from students lets us know their perceptions about our school.  Parents, we’ll be asking for your input soon.  Be on the lookout for more information…

Additional Announcements