Mark Your Calendars...Husky Huddle for
2018-2019 Summit Hill Kindergarteners!
Friday, February 23, 2018
8:45 am - 10:00 am
Parents and their incoming Kindergartners will:
-Meet the Principal and Kindergarten Teachers
-Tour the school
-Visit our Kindergarten classrooms
-Have a cookie and juice in the cafeteria
-Pick up registration materials
-Be prepared to sign up for Kindergarten Registration & Screening appointments on:
Wednesday, March 28th 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday, March 29th 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
*This is a special day for you and your incoming Kindergartener.
It’s best if siblings do not attend.
2017-2018 CCRPI CLIMATE SURVEY
We need YOU! Help raise our current CCRPI Climate Survey results from a 4 STAR to a 5 STAR! Georgia Parent Survey Please take 5 minutes to complete this survey.
Summit Hill ES will be electing representatives to serve on the School Governance Council. We will be electing parent/guardian positions and teacher positions 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.
Elections for the parent/guardian and teacher positions on the School Governance Council will be held March 19 th -March 23 rd . Candidates interested in running for an elected position on the Council must complete a candidate declaration form and submit by February 23rd .
Candidate forms may be submitted electronically or by mail (get a copy of the form from the school’s front office and follow mailing instructions on the back of the form).
For more information on the School Governance Council, we encourage you to explore the links below or contact a current SGC member with qustions about the positions:
1. SGC elections video
2. SGC Candidate form (for parents and teachers)
Hardship transfer deadline is Feb. 28
Applications are now available for parents who wish to apply for a 2018-2019 hardship transfer or to renew a current hardship to another Fulton elementary, middle or high school.
Parents will use an online form, available through the school system's web site, to enter and submit their information. Hard copy applications are not required this year, with the exception of medical transfers which require pertinent medical provider's signatures and documentation.
The deadline for submitting a transfer application is Feb. 28, 2018, by 4:30 p.m., with no exceptions or extensions granted. All requests must be received or postmarked by this date and time. In addition, school system employees who have children receiving an employee hardship transfer must renew their request.
The February 28 deadline applies to students and parents seeking a hardship transfer for medical reasons, curriculum differences, and child care situations or for employees' children.
Parents with questions or who need more information about hardship transfers can contact the Fulton County Schools' Student Assignment Office at 470-254-5550 or visit the office's web site.
Hardship transfer web site (with application)
Student Assignment Office web site
February 16 (originally no school but is now a make-up day)
March 9 - Teacher Work Day (Digital Learning Day for Students)
March 12 (originally no school but is now a make-up day)
* * WE NEED YOU FOR CAREER DAY!!! * *
Please save the date for our 5th annual Career Day event! Career Day will be
Tuesday, May 8th.
We will be looking for Career Day speakers to share their careers with our students. (Deadline to sign up is Friday, April 13th) Please see attached form to sign up!
Contact Ruth Bowen at email@example.com, or 470-254-8900 for additional details.
2017-18 NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION
NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION-ONLINE ENROLLMENT
Fulton County Schools is making it easier for parents of new students to complete their child's registration for enrollment into a Fulton County School. Parents can access the easy-to-complete online form from the green button below. This option allows parents to control the data supplied for their student's enrollment and provide for timely processing of the enrollment request. Parents, please skip the instructions to upload copies of the required supporting documents. You are asked to bring the original required documents to the school so that school personnel may verify the authenticity and obtain copies of the documentation prior to enrollment being completed. A list of required documents for enrollment can be found here.
Supply List 2017-2018
Tours will be offered on Thursdays.
Please contact the school to set up an appointment.
Request For Flexibility Dates
Mark your calendars and plan your vacations!!!
Request for flexibility dates are professional development days requested by individual schools in order to focus on initiatives and/or address the needs of their specific school.
For the 2017-18 school year, S.H.E. has been approved for these 3 dates:
VOLUNTEER TRAINING REQUIREMENTS FOR SUMMIT HILL ES
Please note, the volunteer training requirements must be met prior to
volunteering for Summit Hill.
As of July 1, 2012, Georgia law states that all school volunteers are now
MANDATED REPORTERS and are required to report any suspected child
abuse or neglect.
How do I become a volunteer?
- Register using the link above.
- Complete the mandatory online training.
- Complete the volunteer application.
- Wait for a confirmation email from Fulton County Schools.
- Visit the school and begin volunteering.
CHANGES IN TRANSPORTATION
Changes in dismissal must always be communicated with your child's homeroom teacher prior to the start of his/her school day.
- Bus changes will only be permitted for child care emergencies.
- Students having a play date will be dismissed as car riders (a note from home must be provided).
- All early checkouts must be completed prior to 2:10 p.m.
Crisis Assistance and Mental Health Hotline
The attached article serves as a resource for our community for those in crisis. Please review and save for your reference. Please click crisis handoutposter.pdf for more information.
Student Health Forms
If you have a student who has asthma, allergies, seizure disorder or other health-related conditions that require administration of medication or treatment during the school day, please be sure to provide the School Clinic with all necessary information. All Medication Authorization Forms and Health Care Plans may be found on the Student Health Services Website. If you have any questions, please contact the clinic or Judy Reddick RN, Cluster School Nurse, at 404-625-6169.