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October 22 - 26 Red Ribbon Week

red ribbon week

Friday, October 26th is Can Day!  We will collect cans all week long! 

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Menchies for Sale duruing lunch!

menchies

Grades K, 2, and 3 may purchase Menchie's Frozen Yogurt during lunch on October 23rd for $3. 

Grades 1, 4, and 5 may purchase Menchie's Frozen Yogurt during lunch on October 25th for $3.

October 22 - Original Works Orders are Due

Original Works

Original Works orders will help raise money for the Bascomb Enrichment classes.  These make great holiday gifts! Look for order packets on October 12th. 

CCSD School Clinics Benefit from Northside Hospital Cherokee Support CCSD NHC Donation 10 17 18

Thanks to the support of partner Northside Hospital Cherokee, the Cherokee County School District received EpiPens at no cost for all of its schools!  The cost of the pens – auto-injectors that can be life-saving in cases of serious allergic reaction - was waived by manufacturer, Mylan, as part of its EpiPen4Schools program.  CCSD’s participation in the program was made possible by NHC Dr. Matthew Simmons, who wrote prescriptions for each school’s clinic. 

CCSD Class of 2018 Excels on ACT! CCSD ACT 2018 Results Graphic

More Cherokee County School District Class of 2018 students took the ACT exam than any previous class, while maintaining impressive averages and exceeding National and State averages!

Results released today show the Class of 2018 posted an excellent overall score of 23, while a record number took the challenging college entrance and placement examination: 1,809 students -- an 11-percent increase from the previous year.  The score ranks CCSD third among metro Atlanta counties and seventh in Georgia – out of 180 school districts!

CCSD Hosting PTA Program on Drug Addiction & Prevention Oct. 24 Sheriff Frank Reynolds

The Cherokee County School District next week will host a PTA-sponsored program for parents on drug addiction and prevention with guest speakers including Cherokee Sheriff Frank Reynolds.

Cherokee Sheriff's Office Seeking More School Crossing Guards! Sheriff Office Crossing Guard Ad 10 11 18

The Cherokee Sheriff's Office is seeking more dedicated crossing guards to protect our students and keep traffic moving safely around our schools! #SafeCherokee

Express Gateway Now Open for Updating Student Information express gateway logo

Express Gateway update portal, the online system for parents to change address, phone, email or important information for students, is now available. 

CCSD's "Kickin' It With Kale" for Farm to School Month! Jaxsen Waldrop and Kale

CCSD is participating in Georgia’s Farm to School month celebration with special menu items including a Kickin’ it with Kale salad on Wednesday!  

The fresh kale, cranberry and apple salad will be available throughout CCSD cafeterias as a side choice at lunch on Wednesday, with students encouraged to try kale, a vegetable that may be new to them. 

Office Hours and Registration Information

office hours

2018-19 School Hours 

School Doors Open - 7:00 a.m.

Enter Classrooms - 7:30 a.m.

Tardy Bell Rings - 7:40 a.m. (This is a new start time!)

No dismissals after 1:45 p.m.

School Day Ends - 2:15 p.m.

Buses dismiss before car riders.

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REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Parents can log in from home to the New Student Gateway via CCSD’s website here.

If you have registration questions, please contact Bascomb's registrar, Julie Picard

transportation changes

Transportation Changes- If you must make transportation changes after the school day has begun, please notify the Bascomb office.  Bascomb.Office@cherokee.k12.ga.us

If a student is riding home with another student, on the bus or in a car, both students must have a note.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Attention Volunteers!

attention volunteers

If you would like to volunteer at Bascomb, in any capacity, a new volunteer application is needed each school year. 

You may turn in your completed application to your child's classroom teacher or drop it off in the front office, attention: Kim Collins. 

If you have any questions, please contact Kim Collins, school secretary. 

Thank you for your help in making security a priority for our students at Bascomb Elementary! 

Volunteer-Mentor Application 2018-19

Volunteer-Mentor Application 2018-19 (Spanish)

Georgia Crime Information Center (GCIC) Background Check Form (PDF)

Guidelines for Volunteers and Indicators of Possible Child Abuse - English (PDF)

2018-19 Bascomb PTA Executive Board

bascomb pta board

John Drawdy, President

Elle Brodersen, VP Family Engagement

Nicole Harwell, VP Communications

Heidi Barrett, VP Business & Membership

Terri Spiece, Secretary

Nicole Motsek, Treasurer

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