“We have a powerful potential in our youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.”
– Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune
This week we will
be celebrating Red Ribbon Week.
Our Panthers RED RIBBON
Message is Love Yourself. Be Drug & Bully
Monday, October 27 – “RED SWAG
- Wear as much red to kick off red ribbon
Tuesday, October 28 – “Drugs and Bullying gives you
- Wear blue jeans or something
Wednesday, October 29 – “Our Future is too Bright
for Drugs & Bullying!”
Thursday, October 30 – “Follow Your Dreams and Be
- Rep your favorite College by wearing a T- shirts or
Friday, October 31–“Hooked on books not
Students are allowed to dress up as their favorite
book character. This is book character dress up day not a day to celebrate
Halloween. Student are encouraged to bring their books to share with their
class during an oral presentation the last 45 minutes of class.
Thank you for all of your support to Bethune. If
you have not done so, please join the Parent
Teacher Association –
It’s time to put the P back in
PTA. Join to help support and improve our school. Have a
Hello Bethune Family,
As you know, safety and security is one of our top priorities. To assist us
with better understanding our district's perspective on safety and security,
please click on the Fulton County Schools Door Entry link below to view Fulton
School's Entry video. If you have trouble with the link below, paste http://youtu.be/pmpahG_5-xo directly into your browser. Thanks
for being an amazing Bethune Family!
Visitors, please view the video in the link below regarding Fulton County Schools Door Entry
Fulton County Schools Door
Entry (internal and external audience – share with stakeholders at
Beginning of the year reminders
- With safety in mind, we will not
accept transportations changes by phone or fax during the school day.
Parents must provide written notification to the teacher. Send
a note to school with your child. No exceptions. change forms available below.
- Car rider morning drop off is on the side of
the building; car rider afternoon pickup is in the front of the building. Be
sure to get your car rider number before the end of the day Friday.
Students in this area will only be dismissed to parent in cars. Walkups
- If your child is a Pre-K, Kindergarten, or
1st grade student riding the school bus home, please remember, if the student
doesn’t have an older sibling riding the bus with them, an adult has to be
present at the bus stop to receive the student. If an adult is not at the bus
stop, the bus driver will not allow the student to get off the bus, and will
bring the student back to school.
- All students must be in their classroom
after 7:10 and before 7:40 a.m. each day. The earliest
a child can be dropped off at school is 7:10 a.m.
- Complete an Affidavit of Residence for the
new school year. This document is required for all Fulton County Students.
Address verifications will take place throughout the year for all
students. If your address is found to be false, you will be reported to
all appropriate departments. No exceptions
Mode of Transportation
Please use this form to indicate
any changes to your child’s transportation. Submit this form to your child’s
teacher each time their mode of transportation changes. Thank You!
Flyer (Final) Mode of Transportation Change.pdf
For school supply list and uniform information, please select here.
Cohort 2 School Governance Council
Bethune Elementary is making the transition to the Fulton County Charter System during the 2013-2014 school year as part of "Cohort 2." This year is considered a planning year. We have established the Bethune Elementary School Governance Council (SGC).
Click here for more information on our SGC and to view the new members of the SGC.