About Irwin County Elementary School

Irwin County Elementary School
521 Lax Highway
Ocilla, GA 31774
229/468-9476
Holly Tucker, Principal
Dr. Thad Clayton, Superintendent of Schools
A Title I School-wide School

Mission

The mission of the Irwin County School System is to CARE:

College and Career Readiness – Academic Support – Relationships – Excellence

Vision

Our Vision is to embrace innovation, initiate positive change, and provide an equitable and excellent educational opportunity that prepares all graduates for success in their endeavors.

Motto

The Future Starts Here!

Belief Statements

  • All students can learn.
  • Student learning is the chief priority for the school.
  • Students learn in different ways and should be provided with a variety of instructional approaches including technology to support their learning.
  • A safe and physically comfortable environment promotes student learning.
  • Teachers, administrators, parents, and the community share the responsibility for advancing the school’s mission.

Toll-Free School Safety Hotline
1-877-SAY-STOP
MAKE THE CALL AND STOP VIOLENCE IN YOUR SCHOOL

The 1-877-SAY-STOP toll- free hotline was created by the Georgia Department of Education. Students can anonymously report anyone who has a weapon, has threatened to bring a weapon to school, or has violated any other school safety rules. The hotline hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; after 5 p.m. all calls will be forwarded to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. Callers will not be asked to reveal their identities. Make the call; you can make a difference!