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Testing Schedule Information 2018SpringTestingSchedule
"Testing season" is almost here! It's very important to know what's happening when, so here's a visual to help you keep it all straight. You can also access a printable copy at this link: http://bit.ly/2HJLmsc Please call Dr. Le Lang at 706-213-4218 with any questions.
Attention Parents/Guardians! You're invited! Together-we-can-make-a-difference

Attention Parents/Guardians!

District Comprehensive Needs Assessment/District Improvement Plan

You are invited to attend the district level Comprehensive Needs Assessment (CNA)/District Improvement Plan (DIP) meeting which will be held Tuesday, June 5 at ECMS in the auditorium beginning at 2:00p.m.  The purpose of the meeting is to share strengths and needs at both the district and school levels.  All stakeholders will have the opportunity to provide feedback for developing and revising the District Parent and Family Engagement Plan and the District Improvement Plan which address student achievement outcomes through academic standards and performance expectations.

Congrats to Sydney Blackmon! SydneyBlackmon_TMU

Congratulations to Blue Devil Senior Sydney Blackmon for signing today with Truett McConnell University to be a member of their 2018-19 TMU Lady Bears Softball Team! Pictured with Sydney are her brother, Dillon; mother, Lisa Blackmon; grandmother, Marylan Kohl; sister, Taylor; ECCHS Principal Jason Kouns; ECCHS Athletic Director Sid Fritts; Asst, Basketball Coach, Josh Jones; Asst. Softball Coach, Corrie Padgett; Head Softball Coach, Cherish Ingram; Asst. Basketball Coach, Mark Hood; TMU Asst. Softball Coach, Dylan Reichenberg; Head Basketball Coach Wes Greer; Travel Ball Coach, Donnie Brooks; Pitching Coach, Bobby Moore; JROTC Raider Coach, MSG Al Homer; and Head TMU Softball Coach, Jenni Shepard. To learn more about Sydney’s new team, click on the following link: http://tmbears.com/index.aspx?path=softball

Congratulations, Sydney! We're so proud of you! 

Coraima Vargas - Apr. PE SOTM CoraimaVargas_PE_SOTM_Apr2018

Congratulations to Coraima Vargas! Coraima was selected by Mrs. Erica Wilson from Health & Fitness class as the PE Student of the Month for April 2018! Read more about this award here: http://bit.ly/2J3Zi0e

Welcome, Sgt. Schultz! Sgt_ScottieSchultz

We’d like to welcome our new SRO, Sgt. Scottie Schultz, to ECCHS! Welcome, Sir! Our Elbert County Sheriff’s Office has agreed to place a deputy in every EC school! THANK YOU Sheriff Melvin Andrews and ECBOE!! #SafetyIsOurPriority

Lily Johnson - Apr. 2018 Academic SOTM (Science!) LilyJohnson_SOTM_Science_Apr2018

Congratulations to Lily Johnson for being named the ECCHS Academic Student of the Month by the Science Dept. for April 2018! Read more about Lily here: http://bit.ly/2uk04Ty

Amanda McCollough - Apr. 2018 Academic SOTM (SS!) AmandaMcCollough_SOTM_SS_Apr2018

Congratulations to Amanda McCollough for being named the ECCHS Academic Student of the Month by the Social Studies Dept. for April 2018! Read more about Amanda here: http://bit.ly/2IRXYO4

Zikeria Jones - Apr. 2018 Academic SOTM (Math!) ZikeriaJones_SOTM_Math_Apr2018

Congratulations to Zikeria Jones for being named the ECCHS Academic Student of the Month by the Math Dept. for April 2018! Read more about Zikeria here: http://bit.ly/2pHDvnn

Madison Downey - Apr. 2018 Academic SOTM (Language Arts!) MadisonDowney_SOTM_ELA_Apr2018

Congratulations to Madison Downey for being named the ECCHS Academic Student of the Month by the Language Arts Dept. for April 2018! Read more about Madison here: http://bit.ly/2G8BgU9

Marilyn Flores - JROTC COTM - Apr. 2018 MarilynFlores_COTM_Apr2018

Congratulations to Cadet SGT Marilyn Flores for being named the Cadet of the Month for April 2018 by the JROTC Dept! Read more about Marilyn here: http://bit.ly/2pH17Iy

Ali Johnson - April 2018 Career Pathway SOTM AliJohnson_CTAE_SOTM_April2018

Congratulations to Ali Johnson for being named the Career Pathway Student of the Month for April 2018! Read more about Ali here: http://bit.ly/2IVseYk

Graduation Ceremony Info! 2018GradInfo

Graduation is two months away, but we're already getting calls requesting the specific info for that very special event. (Understandable! It's a big day!) Therefore, in an effort to help folks start making plans now, we've posted the info (including the rain contingency plan) for your use. Here's a screenshot visual and also here's the link to a printable document: http://bit.ly/2HLvAvM We hope you find this to be helpful! Please contact our senior sponsor, Mrs. Rhonda Driver, with any questions.

Congrats to our STAR Student & STAR Teacher! 2018STAR_student-teacher

Elbert County Comprehensive High School and the Elbert County Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce that Alyssa Walsky, daughter of Joe and Sophie Walsky, has been named the STAR Student for 2017-2018. Alyssa chose ECCHS Visual Arts instructor, Mr. David Bennett, as her STAR Teacher. Congratulations to both of you for this well-deserved honor! Read more about this announcement by clicking on this link: http://bit.ly/2GOCCnD

2018 Honor Graduates w/ Distinction Announced 2018_HonorGradsDistinction

In order to be named an Honor Graduate with Distinction, students must be HOPE Scholarship-eligible, and have achieved a cumulative weighted average of 97 or above by the end of the first semester of their senior year.

In alphabetical order, the 2018 Honor Graduates with Distinction are: Victoria Berry, Ryan Landaverde, Madelyn Libby, Gracie Page, Braydon Segars, Emma Smith, Alex Townsend, and Ricky Veal.

Added to this list, the top three highest-ranking seniors will be featured speakers at the graduation ceremony and will be recognized on the Academic Wall of Fame. 

For the Class of 2018:
Valedictorian is Libby Scott; Salutatorian is Eva Jourolmon; and 3rd Honor Graduate is Jackson Caruso.

Congratulations to all of these students for their hard work over the last four years!

2018 Honor Graduates Announced 2018_HonorGrads

In order to be named an Honor Graduate, students must be HOPE Scholarship-eligible, and have achieved a cumulative weighted average of 93 or above by the end of the first semester of their senior year. 

As pictured in alphabetical order, the 2018 Honor Graduates are:

Gustavo Alcalde (not pictured), Hannah Allen, Max Almond, Natalie Avery, Brittany Barker, Drew Brown, Hunter Cavanaugh, Lucas Childs, Madeline Daughtry, Allie Dunn, Emily Edwards, Joshua Evans, Joshua Gordon, Steniah Grant, Will Howell, Dynazha Hughes, Lynsie Jordan, Victoria Kotal, Lourvon Lewis, John McMonigle, Cody Moss, Jade Moss, Mahima Patel, Justin Rice, April Roach, Melissa Smith, and Alyssa Walsky. Congratulations, Graduates!

Board of Education Approves 2018-2019 Academic Calendar Calendar

At its January 22 regular meeting, the Elbert County Board of Education approved the academic calendar for the 2018-2019 school year. School district staff and parents voted on calendar options during the months of December and January.  After the calendar survey was closed, Superintendent Chuck Bell recommended that the Board approve the calendar option that had received the largest number of votes. 

Click here to view the 2018-2019 academic calendar.

Statement of Nondiscrimination

As required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Elbert County School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in admission to its programs, services, or activities, in access to them in treatment of individuals, or in any aspect of their operations and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.


Elbert County’s Career and Technical Education department follows the system’s policies of non-discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, and disability in all programs, services, activities, and employment. In addition, arrangement can be made to ensure that the lack of English language proficiency is not a barrier to admission or participation.


Inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies should be directed to Mr. Jon Jarvis, Title IX, Title VI, Section 504, and ADA Coordinator. For general information regarding the CTAE programs, contact Kim Fuller, CTAE Director.

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