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Special Education Records To Be Destroyed
The Banks County School System Special Programs has announced its intention to destroy special education records of students between August 1, 1993 and December 31, 1995. These records are no longer needed for education planning purposes and will be destroyed September 1, 2018. The Banks County School System will make the Special education records available to the student or parent (with the students's permission) upon request to the school system's Special Education Records Department. To request inactive Special Education records call 706-677-2224. Please give at least 48 hours notice to have records ready for pick-up. Identification will be required to receive these records.
Turnip the Beet! High Quality Summer Meals
Congratulations to the School Food & Nutrition staff at Banks County Primary School, Banks County Elementary School, Banks County Middle School and Banks County High School for receiving the Turnip the Beet! High Quality Summer Meals Silver Award. Only 19 schools in Georgia and 111 school in the nation received this award. The Turnip the Beet Award recognizes outstanding Summer Meal Program sponsors who work hard to offer high quality meals to children. "There are millions of America’s youth who do not have access to nutritious meals when school is not in session. Offering nutritious meals to our nation’s children and teens that are appetizing, appealing and wholesome is a responsibility USDA takes very seriously."
Continue reading: www.usda.gov/media/blog/2018/04/20/turnip-beet-recognizes-high-quality-summer-meals-our-nations-kids
Comprehensive Needs Assessment
All parents of students enrolled in the Banks County School System and interested stakeholders are invited to participate in the comprehensive needs assessment and review the Banks County School System Consolidated Local Implementation Plan and other various federal program documents and agenda items including:
Consolidated Local Implementation Plan (CLIP)
System Needs Assessment
School Needs Assessment(s)
School Parent Involvement Policy
System Parent Involvement Policy
Barriers to Parent Involvement
Student/Parent/Teacher/Principal Compact (Handout)
School wide Plans
Evaluation Form of Parent Events
Use of Parent Involvement Funds, School wide Funds
Parent Right to Know -Teacher and Paraprofessional Qualifications
Results of Recent Parent Surveys
Future Parent Surveys
Parent Information Resource Center (PIRC)
The following meetings will be held at the Banks County Board of Education, 1989 Historic Homer Highway, Commerce, Georgia. Should you have questions or comments, please contact Dr. Ann Hopkins, Assistant Superintendent, at 706.677.2224 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org:
Banks County Middle School - Wednesday, May 10th at 5:00 PM
Banks County Primary School- Wednesday, May 10th at 6:00 PM
Banks County School System/ All Schools – Monday, May 15th at 5:00 PM
Banks County Elementary School- Monday, May 15th at 6:00 PM
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