Telfair County Elementary School Parents and Guardians: Please be reminded we will have early dismissal on Friday, December 13, 2013. Car riders will be dismissed at 11:50 a.m. Students that ride buses will be dismissed at 12:00 noon. Christmas Holidays will be December 16, 2013-January 2, 2014. Students will return to school on Friday, January 3, 2014. We wish for you and your family a safe holiday season. Administration and Faculty of Telfair County Elementary School
During American Education Week each year, Telfair County Elementary School hosts their annual Retired Educators' Reception. On Tuesday, November 20th, area Retired Educators visited TCES, was introduced to many of the school staff and administration, and were welcomed by students in grades kindergarten through fifth grade during the "Day in the Life of TCES Students" video produced by TCES Computer Teacher, Faye Moore. Click the article headline above for more information.
Telfair County Native, Mrs. Lana Housend Rogers, was named the new Telfair County Elementary School Art Teacher in the Spring of 2013. Since the 2013-14 school year began, Mrs. Rogers has challenged her art students in grades Kindergarten through Fifth Grade to learn through Art Interpretation and Art Creation. Click the article headline above for more information.
Please take a few minutes to complete the Georgia Parent Survey. The survey contains questions related to the school climate. The survey will be used to calculate the School Climate Star Rating for the College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI). Click on the link above for more information.
Each year, a Teacher of the Year and an Employee of the Year are chosen for the Telfair County School System. The process begins when principals nominate candidates from their schools. Next, all nominees complete candidate application forms and submit them to the curriculum director. Finally, applications are reviewed by a panel of retired educators and candidates are ranked based on their responses to a series of questions on the application. The panel then selects a teacher and an employee to represent each school, and the Teacher of the Year and Employee of the Year for the system are chosen from the school representatives... Click the article headline above for more information.