Birthday Book Club Celebration!
It’s time for Birthday Book Club! This month we are celebrating birthdays for the months of May, June & July. Happy Birthday to you all!
Shila R. – Marsolan
Erin C. – Rhodes
Caden N. – Goldsmith
Nico S. – Goldsmith
Abigail L. – Mooney
Jay H. – Mooney
Aidan S. – Morgan
Keira P. – Summers
Gaby S. – Sewell
Anna F. – Brown
Mia T. – Burns
Braxton M. – Hadid
Mia S. – Rhodes
Caroline D. – Morgan
Gracie F. – Goldsmith
Ellary R. – Nossett
Adam L. – Benson
Danielle H. – Eineker
Cara P. – Sewell
Grace P. – Sewell
Drew W. – Witt
Brooklyn S. – Lister
Madalyn E. – Lister
2015 2nd Annual PTO Art Contest! "Dreams!"
The 2015 2nd Annual School-wide Art Contest sponsored by the PTO is designed to allow any AES student to show their flair for visual arts. Each piece will be displayed at the school for everyone to view.
The theme for this year is "Dreams."
Artwork will be reviewed and awards given per grade based upon creativity, artistic presentation, and demonstration of theme.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - All contest entries due by 3:00 PM
Monday, May 4, 2015 - AES PTO Art Show in Cafeteria. Awards will be announced at 5:00 PM with reception following.
Additional detailed information:
Art Contest Flyer
AES PTO Art Contest: Official Rules
AES PTO Art Contest: Basics and Submission Form
AES Science Olympiad Competition Team
Alpharetta Elementary was one of 25 teams that competed on Saturday, March 21st at the Fulton County Science Olympiad (pictured above). Team coaches were TAG teachers, Mrs. Maryann D'Amelio and Mrs. Susan O'Brien.
The following students placed in the competition:
Adam L. and John W. placed 3rd in Water Rockets
Drew D. and Evan S. placed 4th in Don't Bug Me
Ryan G. and Audrey W. placed 6th in the Straw Egg Drop
Ellary R. and David E. placed 7th in the Straw Tower event
Michael M. and Evan S. placed 8th in the competition for Starry, Starry Night
Alex J. W. and Ryan C. placed in Mystery Architecture
Drew D. and Annabelle L. placed 9th in the Grasp A Graph event
Ryan C. and Ben W. placed 9th in Which Way is North
Students who participated in competition:
Camille B., Oliver S., Aiden D., Kylie M., Reid B., Zoey C.
Students who participated in team meetings:
Jace W., Brandon N.
During their team meetings, students learned a lot about science, team work, and good sportsmanship!
Alpharetta Elementary Team Goes "Over the Edge" for Special Olympics
An AES team consisting of principal, Adam Maroney, Stacia Hastings, Amanda Groover, Wendy Bendit, and Kathleen Blackburn will go "Over the Edge" for Special Olympics Georgia on May 2nd. The team will rappel 20-stories off the Buckhead Tower in support of this event.
To raise funds and awareness for Special Olympics, the AES team held a "Stuck for a Buck" fundraiser. Students were able to purchase pieces of duct tape which they then used to taped Mr. Maroney to the wall.
To make a donation to support our AES team, please go to
Charter Schools FAQ
Need quick information about the Charter System? Click here to read Fulton County's Frequently Asked Questions information sheet.
Fulton County Schools' charter system status officially began on July 1, 2012. As a charter system, the district is well positioned to drive system-wide gains in student achievement by unleashing the innovative energies of our local school leaders and their communities. Please take a moment to view this video and white paper to learn more about the exciting work that is happening through Fulton County's charter system status!
You must re-register every year to volunteer in a Fulton County school. Please go on line and re-register for the 2014-2015 school year. Below are the steps to register.
Register at the Fulton County Schools Volunteer Page.
Complete the mandatory online training.
- Complete the volunteer application.
- Wait for a confirmation email from Fulton County Schools.
Visit the school and begin volunteering.