Cox Elementary School

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GMAS Testing ScheduleGMAS Testing ScheduleWe will begin testing on Wednesday, April 24.  Please make sure that your child gets plenty of sleep each night and comes to school each day on time.  
Georgia Milestones Practice Test DirectionsGeorgia Milestones Practice Test DirectionsParents, if you would like for your child to practice the Georgia Milestones and become more comfortable with the exam, see our directions for accessing the practice website.


Good luck to all of our students.  Remember:  eat a good, protein-filled breakfast each morning, get plenty of rest, and do your best!

Upcoming Events - Luncheon & Fine ArtsUpcoming Events - Luncheon & Fine Arts
Mrs. Bishop invited to Fudge-a-ManiaMrs. Bishop invited to Fudge-a-ManiaAfter reading Fudge-a- Mania by Judy Blume, students from Mrs. Hale class finished their lesson with a slice of fudge brownie. Assistant Principal Meg Bishop was invited to a slice.
Picnic on the Playground Picnic on the Playground

The students of Cox Elementary came back to the 2018-19 school year with a big surprise:  a brand new playground! To celebrate the new playground, students and their parents, along with stakeholders and members in the community were invited to a Picnic on the Playground event.  Guests were treated to hotdogs and other refreshments. Many families enjoyed watching their children play on the new equipment, dance, and other outdoor activities. Great times were had by all in attendance.  

Top row (L-R):  Teachers Ashley Dean, Marcie Tadlock, Pamela Ferguson and others worked hard assembling hotdogs; Teacher of the Year Carissa McKinney posed with students, Tnyha Young and Ja’Riah Armster; Skylar Key and her brother Eric were the first  students to enjoy the new slide. Middle row: The new playground with a swing set and slides was added over the course of the summer. Bottom (L-R): Teacher Heather Grantham enjoyed a nice swing with Skylar Key; Ka’den Huckaby and his little sister enjoyed the picnic refreshments;  many students and their families enjoyed the much anticipated playground.

Door Prize WinnersDoor Prize WinnersDuring open house, many parents registered for a Remind 101 account and were offered door prizes drawings as incentives if they registered for the accounts.  Three lucky parents were chosen from the drawing and won gift cards.  Pictured (top, clockwise):  Ms. Rosa Diaz with Principal Leamon Madison, Ms. Chassity Brown with Principal Leamon Madison, and Ms. Bonnie Haynes pictured with Principal Leamon Madison and Assistant Principal Megan Bishop.  
Learning Takes You PlacesLearning Takes You PlacesOur theme for the 2018-19 is Learning Takes You Places (Geographical Places, Travel, Adventures). Each grade level has chosen a continent and each classroom should choose a specific country within that continent. Please see the linked document for information about your grade level's continent.
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