Second Grade Students Decorate Tree

Grade 2 StudentsGrade 2 Students of the Month for August through November were invited to help decorate the Christmas tree at McDonald's in Fitzgerald. Each child made an ornament to hang on the tree. McDonald's provided milk and cookies for the students.

Teacher, Employee of the Year Named

Congratulations to Renea Taylor, Kindergarten teacher, on being named Teacher of the Year for ICES, and Nathan Smith, Time-Out, who received Employee of the Year. Your ICES family is proud of you and loves you both!
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2017-18 Pre-K Orientation Phase 1

If your child has been accepted into the 2017-18 Pre-K Program at Irwin County Schools, you will need to attend one of the MANDATORY final registration sessions listed below to complete the necessary paperwork for your child to start school on August 4. It will take approximately 45 minutes to complete the paperwork.
Wednesday, July 19 or Thursday, July 20
Drop in anytime between the hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Irwin County Conference Center at 601 W. Sixth Street
(Located behind the Board of Education office)

Make-Up Dates:
Tuesday, July 25 - 1-3 pm
Wednesday, July 26 - 10 am-2 pm

If you are unable to stay and fill out the paperwork you may pick up a packet on Wednesday, July 19 and return it by 4:30 pm on Thursday, July 20.

Paperwork not returned by 4:30 pm on July 20 could result in the loss of your child's slot. If your child's slot is lost your child will move down to the last slot on the waiting list.

NO child will be put on a Pre-K class roster until this process is complete. Information about Pre-K Orientation Phase II/Open House will be provided upon completion of Phase I.

If you have questions, please call the Board of Education offices at 229/468-9510 or 7485.

Young Authors and Illustrators

Mrs. Walker's ClassMrs. Walker and Mrs. Wilson's Kindergarten Class became the author and illustrator of their very own  book titled "What I like about Kindergarten." The class worked very hard all year long learning their letters, sounds, and blending sounds together to say words, and reading many, many books.

Toll-Free School Safety Hotline

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!