Welcome to Partee Elementary School
This Week's Events at Partee
Parent Perception Survey
We have had a great start to the school year, and parents are encouraged to check into the Parent and Student Portal to see what your students are working on in their classes and how they are progressing. A little attention from you goes a long way in keeping your student on the pathway to success. If your student is struggling, reach out to his/her teacher to discuss areas in which your student could improve or use more support.
Parents can share their feedback by participating in the school district’s annual Perception Survey. The survey can be accessed by following the link below or through the parent portal. Results of the survey help school leaders, teachers, and the district learn what is being done well at each school and what areas need improvement. Your name will not be used and your answers will remain confidential.
Each year Partee teachers and students write letters for our soldiers. Please ask your homeroom teacher for more information. Letters are due to the homeroom teacher by Thursday, October 22.
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Partee Receives the Atlanta Families' Award
Shaketa Gillard - Teacher of the Year
As a passionate and dedicated educator for 16 years, I hold fast to the ripple effect of my position as a Math Instructional Coach. While eagerly watching both my parents dedicate their lives to the profession, my love for teaching began at an early age. I was fortunate enough to begin my teaching career in Miami-Dade County. My philosophy and beliefs about education have grown and evolved over the years. This change can be attributed to the countless inspiring professionals that I have encountered through my educational journey. My endeavor with Gwinnett County began in 2008. I pride myself in creating lessons that are fun, meaningful, and rigorous. My goal when teaching both students and teachers is to instill in them a love for math! I am purposeful. I am driven. And I take joy in being an effective educator. It fills my heart to encounter previous students and to hear their progress in math and their newfound love for the subject! I am overjoyed to know that I have accomplished my professional goal, and that is to create life-long learners who are more than ready to compete on a global scale. I am beyond proud to represent Partee Elementary School as the 2015-2016 Teacher of the Year.
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Accelerated Reader at Partee
The Accelerated Reader Program is a computerized program that tests reading comprehension. Students select books on their reading level, read independently, and take an independent comprehension test on the computer. Each book is worth a certain number of points based on its length and reading level. Students get a percentage of these points based on how many of the test questions they get right. The program tracks their progress over the course of the school year.
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All parents are encouraged to sign up for the parent portal. You will have online access to your student's schedule, attendance, grades, discipline, and much more.
If you need to update your e-mail address for parent portal, you will need to fill out a new parent portal request form in the front office. Due to the sensitive nature of the student information available through parent portal, we cannot make these changes by phone and ask for a valid photo ID.
Resources from the county, including a video to navigate the portal, can be found here.