Click here for a copy of the Tiger Day PreSale Form.
Come to the school to meet your child’s teacher, pick up your calendar, PTA membership items and School Tool Box Supplies, and register for ASP, ASEP and other activities.
Kindergarten: 10:00 am – 11:30 am
First, Second and Third Grades: 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Fourth and Fifth Grades: 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm.
If your group would like to reserve a table at Tiger Day, please email TigerDay@EastSideElementary.com by July 23rd.
Presented by the Walton High School Leader Academy
This Saturday night the Walton High School Leader Academy is sponsoring a Parent’s night out for the community. Parents can drop their children off anytime between 6:00 and 10:00 pm this Saturday, February 1st for a well-deserved night out. There will be fun, games, and food for the kids to enjoy.
Location: Sports -a –Rama off Johnson’s Ferry at Old Towne
736 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta, GA 30068
Time and Date: Saturday, February 1st from 6 to 10.
There will be no charge for the babysitting, however we are trying to raise money for the VH1 Save the Music foundation and all donations are greatly appreciated!
Please RSVP at email@example.com by Friday the 31st if your child will be in attendance.
Below is a e-mail written to the attendees of the School Budget Crisis Meeting by the ECCC PTA hosts, we are posting it here because it contains good information and actions that all of us can take.
- Be educated and spread the word.Tell your friends. Share the CCSD budget video via email, FB and other social media. Take this issue viral. CCSD School Budget Video — Projecting $79 M Deficit
- Participate in Town Hall Meetings on the School Budget Deficit. Next week, Face It Cobb is launching a powerful grassroots campaign. There will be a meeting at Walton in January — just before the legislative session begins. Show strength in numbers and build momentum!
- Face It Cobb and Empower Ed
“Stop Putting Our Schools on Shoestring Budgets Campaign”
Thursday, December 12, 8:00 am – 9:30 am
Infomart, 1582 Terrell Mill Road, SE
Click on this Evite link to RSVP: FACE It Cobb Meeting: Shoestring Campaign Kick Off (And see: https://www.facebook.com/
FaceItCobbfor more info, and “Like” Face It Cobb)
- Walton High School School Budget Forum
January 9, 2014, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
- Face It Cobb and Empower Ed
- To date there have been meetings at Sope Creek Elementary School, Walton High School, Mt. Bethel Elementary School, East Side Elementary School, Dodgen Middle School, Mountain View Elementary School, and JJ Daniels Middle School. We will share news of additional meetings.
- Call your elected officials and share your concern.
- This means the Governor’s office, our state legislators and our Cobb County Board of Education.
- Tell them that you are a constituent and that the school budget deficit in Cobb County, and the reduced funding for schools statewide, is a serious threat to the quality of education for our students and to the strength of our economy.
- Ask them to commit to finding a solution.
- Ask to support increased funding for education and No More Austerity Cuts.
- Don’t know who represents you? See this attached list for contact information on elected officials. ECCC PTA Elected Officials Listed by School
Please consider the ECCC PTA as a resource and voice for children on this issue. We will not give up. Neither should you. See www.ecccpta.org for more information.
Ms. Sahadevan’s Re-Book Book Drive! Have your children outgrown some of their books? Re-Book them! During book fair week (Nov 18 – 22), clear out some space and donate books to the Re-Book boxes in the media center. Books will be given to area homeless shelters for the holidays. Now other children can enjoy those same books! All books are accepted – from board books to novels! Boxes will be located to the left as you enter the media center.
The East Side book fair is Nov 18 – 22 in the media center! See all the new books and old favorites during these hours: 7:30 – 6:00 (Mon, Wed, Thurs); 7:30 – 3:00 (Tuesday); 7:30 – 12:00 (Friday); Join us for more book fair fun at Family Night on Tuesday, Nov 19 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm for games, door prizes, and teacher readers. Interested in volunteering? The fair is run by East Side parent volunteers. Please follow this link to view the volunteer opportunities: http://vols.pt/vi67Bi
Let’s give a big round of applause to all the students who showcased their scientific thinking and creativity at the 9th Annual East Side Elementary Science Fair! There was an amazing variety of topics and impressive experiments! Thank you to our judges and many parent volunteers that helped make the Science Fair run smoothly. Congratulations to our winners! The top three finishers in grades 3-5 qualify for the Cobb County District competition.
The WINNER’S for each grade level are:
1st Place: Abby Sunderland, “Which Paper Towel is Strongest?”
2nd Place: James Peterson, “Cars”
3rd Place: Natalie Wray, “Balancing An Egg”
1st Place: Samarth Mahapatra, “Magic Memory”
2nd Place: Adith Sriram, “Fingerprints: A Detective Tale”
3rd Place: Fiona Peterson, “Has Man-Made Trash in Oceans Raised the Water Level?”
1st Place: John Wagner, “Does More Carbonation Mean a Bigger Mentos Explosion?”
2nd Place: Rafael Bashizi, “Why Do Some Plants Have Thick Skin?”
3rd Place: Collin Marbutt, “Baking Soda and Vinegar Make the Bag Pop”
1st Place: Shreya Khanna, “Studying With Music: Help or Hinder?”
2nd Place: Javyn Angra, “Why Do We Eat Junk Food When We Are Anxious?”
3rd Place: Grace Haggerty, “EGGstraordinary EGGstravaganza”
1st Place: Samiksha Sriram, “Green Light Slow Down or Stop”
2nd Place: Achyutan Narayanan, “Weather or Not: Predicting Weather at Home”
3rd Place: Jake Haas, “Go With the Flow”
1st Place: Satoshi Inoue, “Does Coffee Have the Power to Kill Germs?”
2nd Place: Stephen Kaste, “Water Rocket Flight Comparison”
3rd Place: Vishaal Ganesh, “Inhale Exhale: How Long Can You Live?”