March 12 - 16 - Exceptional Children's Week
March 14 - Kindergarten Roundup - 8:30-9:30 am
March 14-21 - Spring Book Fair
March 20 - Arts Night 5:30-7:30 pm
March 20 - PreK Registration
March 19 - 23 - School Governance Council Election
Mach 28-29 - Kindergarten Registration
Weather Make-up Dates
March 9 - Digital Learning Day - Students work from home
March 12 - Students report to school - Make up day
Exceptional Children's Week - March 12th -16th!
Please participate with us in recognizing Exceptional Children's Week.
It's School Governance Election Time!
time for our School Governance Council elections!
We will be electing one parent/guardian position and one teacher position for
our spring election. Our School Governance Council has a leadership role
in the governance of the school. The Council works with the principal in
setting the long-term vision and strategy for the school. They are responsible
for approving the school’s strategic plan and budget recommendations, as well
as designing innovative solutions to increase academic achievement and
meet the unique needs of our school community.
for the parent/guardian and teacher positions on the School Governance Council
will be held March 19th-March 23rd.
Click here for detailed information on the candidates.
For additional information click on the link below:
School Elections Video
"Paws for Books" at the Book Fair!
Come, Stay, and Read a Great Tale!
Join us in sharing the love of reading at our Scholastic Book Fair starting Wednesday, March 14 and running through Wednesday, March 21.
New Payment Option! Scholastic's eWallet!
Students can go cashless this spring! Scholastic Book Fairs is now offering an eWallet payment option. Simply set up an account through our AES Book Fair home page and have funds immediately available for your child to shop at the Book Fair. Safe & secure – it's easy shopping with Scholastic eWallet. Detailed information is available in our Parent Letter coming home this week and on the AES Website.
When you visit the Book Fair, remember to look for your child's Classroom Wish Box (new this year!) and see how you can help build your child's classroom library. Thank you for encouraging your child to read. We appreciate your support and look forward to seeing you at the Book Fair!
Where: AES Media Center
When: March 14-21, 8:30-3:30 pm daily
Family Night: Tuesday, March 20, 5:30 – 7:30 pm
For additional information about the Scholastic Book Fair and eWallet visit
AES website @ http://school.fultonschools.org/es/alpharetta/Pages/default.aspx
AES Book Fair website @ http://www.scholastic.com/bf/alpharettaelementaryschool
The Time Has Come! Georgia Pre-K Registration @ AES!
March 20 & 21
Georgia Pre-K Registration: March 20th from 3:00-6:30pm and March 21st from 8:00am-3:30pm
Registration packets will be available beginning on March 5th and can be picked up in our front office.
We look forward to meeting you and your children!
Spring Kindergarten Registration
For the 2018-2019 School Year
The Fulton County School System announces its spring kindergarten registration dates – Wednesday, March 28, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Thursday, March 29, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
During these two days, parents of incoming kindergarten students, as well as other new elementary students entering school in August, can register their children for the Alpharetta Elementary 2018-2019 school year. We request that parents and guardians use the Fulton County Schools online enrollment system.
Complete the online registration prior to coming in on March 28 or March 29. We will also have laptops available for parents to use on the two registration days.
Once the online registration has been submitted, take copies of the required documentation including Proof of Residency to Alpharetta Elementary during the Spring Registration dates. At that time, we will verify your student's online enrollment and required documents.
Kindergarten Roundup 2018-2019
March 14: 8:30-9:30
Important: Volunteering in Fulton County Schools
Scroll down and click the large, blue button labeled "Register to Volunteer".
There are 3 parts that must be completed: 1. Volunteer Information Form, 2. Video, 3. Volunteer Application. All parts will advance automatically.
Please note: After completing the Volunteer Training, verification takes up to 48 hours to process before the volunteer certification is valid.
To keep in compliance with State Law and best practices, Fulton County Schools require that all persons interested in volunteering in the school district to re-register/register (even if a person has completed an application in the past) by completing the new online volunteer registration/application process each school year.
AES Digital Citizenship Commitment
Alpharetta Elementary is committed to educating all students about Digital Citizenship to prepare them to become positive, knowledgeable, and responsible members of the online global community. Read our vision and commitment.
Alpharetta Elementary instructs all students in Digital Citizenship using Common Sense Media's lessons, videos, and activities. Click here to learn more about Common Sense Media, their Digital Citizenship curriculum and the criteria met to become a Digital Certified School.
Alpharetta Elementary is a Digital Citizenhip Certified School.