Text Options for the Visually Impaired Font Size: a- A+ Color: A A A Revert 
Close vision bar
Open vision bar

District News

RSS feed icon
State Superintendent Richard Woods Visits ECCHS

gadoeOn Friday, March 17, State School Superintendent Richard Woods traveled to Elbert County to visit and tour Elbert County Comprehensive High School (ECCHS).

District Parent Advisory Committee Meeting

Parents/Guardians:  Please join us for an important District Parent Advisory Committee meeting.  The purpose of this meeting is to seek methods to actively involve families and the community in school improvement initiatives at the primary, elementary, middle, and high school levels. 


Request for Proposal (RFP) for Construction Management At-Risk Services

The Elbert County School District is soliciting a Request for Proposal (RFP)RFP for Construction Management At-Risk Services.

Framework for Success - Elbert County's Five-Year Strategic Plan

Elbert County's Strategic Plan is a blueprint designed to keep us focused on achieving our goals.Framework Many of the action steps in the plan are recommendations from the Georgia Vision Project, a collaboration between the Georgia School Superintendents Association and the Georgia School Boards Association.  

2017-2018 Academic Calendar Approved

The 2017-2018 Academic Calendar has been approved by the Board of Education and may be viewed by clicking on the image below.  The calendar will also be accessible anytime by going to the "Parents" button at the top of the district webpage.



School Uniform Survey

The Elbert County School District is surveying parents to gather feedback and determine levels ofParent Surveysupport for implementation of a school uniform policy for the 2017-18 school year.

Elbert County Middle School to Participate in National Assessment

The Elbert County School District is proud to announce that a group of our 8th grade students willNAEP participate in the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) on January 31, 2017!  Known as The Nation’s Report Card, NAEP is the largest nationally representative and continuing assessment of what students in the United States know and can do.

2017-18 School Calendar Survey for School District Staff and Parent/Guardians

calendar iconThe Elbert County School District is inviting school district employees and parents to participate in a 2017-18 Academic Calendar Survey. The survey will run from Wednesday, January 4 through Friday, January 13.

Check Out The Holiday Edition of "The Communicator"

The Communicator is the official newsletter of the Elbert County School District. The newsletter is published periodically throughout the school year, and offers readers an opportunity to learn about important happenings throughout the district. 



GaDOE Curriculum and Instruction Updates - November 2016

The Georgia Department of Education's Office of Curriculum and Instruction publishes a monthly newsletter filled with important information for all teachers and administrators in the state's public schools. Much of the information is also helpful to parents and students who wish to remain up-to-date on important matters of teaching and learning.  

Gold Radish Award Presented to the Elbert County School District

The Elbert County School District was recently recognized with the Golden Radish Award at the Gold level for their accomplishments during the 2015-2016 school year.

2016-17 Teachers of the Year Recognized at Board Meeting Georgia Teacher of the Year Program

The Elbert County Board of Education recognized each of the district's 2016-17 Teachers of the Year at its October 17 regular meeting. Our 2016-17 Teachers of the Year are Lisa Brown (Blackwell Learning Center), Scott Eubanks (ECPS), Amber Dixon (ECES), Brooke Dickerson (ECMS), and Bret Norman (ECCHS).

Five-Year Strategic Plan Approved - Framework for Success 2016-2021

On September 19, 2016, the Board of Education approved a new strategic plan for the Elbert County School District, called Framework for Success 2016-2021.

ECES and ECCHS Special Education Classroom Renovation Project

On behalf of the Elbert County School District, Parrish Construction Group, Inc. is soliciting proposals from qualified subcontractors and vendors for the Elbert County Elementary School and High School Special Education Classroom Renovation project.

Title I Annual Parent Meetings

Parental involvement can make a huge difference in student achievement and is a major focus of the Elbert County School District’s school improvement efforts.  The purpose of the meetings is to provide information to parents to help them learn about the goals and purposes of Title I; learn about the standards, curriculum and assessments; and provide suggestions and ask questions about Title I plans, programs and activities. 

Superintendent's Back to School Message

Greetings! I want to welcome everyone back for the 2016-17 school year. The start to a new school year is always filled with great excitement and anticipation. 

Open House 2016

Kudos to everyone on a great 2016 Open House!  Lightning and rain didn't keep parents and students from getting out to our schools for Open House activities.  Check out a few pictures here.

2016-17 District Code of Conduct

The Elbert County Board of Education has published the 2016-17 District Code of Conduct.  The Code outlines the rules and responsibilities of all stakeholders and is a common reference document for many discipline-related matters.



Elbert County School District Specifications for Chromebooks Bid Opening- June 2, 2017 @ 2:00 p.m. Chrome

Elbert County School District is seeking proposals from qualified vendors to provide Chromebooks for the 2017-2018 fiscal year. The following are the minimum specifications for the Chromebook.           

Toddler Story Time at the Elbert Co. Public Library Resumes September 6

The Elbert County Public Library is pleased to announce that Toddler Story Times will resume on Tuesdays beginning September 6 and each Tuesday thereafter through the end of November.  In hopes of expanding our audience and providing an opportunity for working parents to  participate, we will conduct a morning program at 10:30 and an afternoon program at 4:00.


Infants to children  5 years of age are encouraged to attend with a responsible adult the program that best suits their schedule.

FY 18 School Budget Hearings School Budget

In accordance with O.C.G.A. §20-2-167.1, the Elbert County Board of Education will provide an opportunity for public input on its proposed annual operating budget for the 2017-2018 school year. Such input will be received at the regularly scheduled board meeting on June 12, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. and June 19, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. at the Board Office located at 50 Laurel Drive, Elberton, GA 30635. The proposed budget may be found by clicking here.

It's Easy to Join Our Mailing List

There’s always a rich variety of activities and events happening in the Elbert County School District. Join our mailing list to stay informed about the latest news and information.  We've made it super quick and easy to join. Either scan this QR code to open a signup form, or text ELBERTCOSCHOOLS to 22828 to get started. Thanks!


State Board Member To Hold Public Hearing - May 24, 2017 Public Hearing

The State Board of Education will hold a public hearing for citizens in the Ninth Congressional District on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.  The meeting will be held from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. at North Hall High School, Performing Arts Center, 4885 Mt. Vernon Road, Gainesville, Georgia 30506

Elbert County School District  |  50 Laurel Drive  |  Elberton, GA 30635