CCGPS – A Consistent, New,
and Rigorous Curriculum
Georgia began its transition to the Common Core State Standards on July 8, 2010, when the Georgia State Board of Education adopted those standards. The plan is to have full implementation in English/Language Arts and Mathematics in Kindergarten through ninth grade in the 2012 – 2013 academic year. As a result, the state is preparing teachers with professional learning for successful implementation through Regional Educational Service Agencies (Oconee RESA). Below is the Common Core State Standards Timeline…
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School Flexibility Options
Georgia law has mandated that by June 30, 2015, all school districts in the state must inform the Georgia Department of Education of any intention to seek waivers from state law and Department of Education policies and regulations. If a school district chooses not to seek any waivers, it must acknowledge that it will not do so and that it understands that none will be given after June 30, 2015, except in cases of ... [Read more]
Hancock County Schools
Student Dress Code
The Hancock County School District REQUIRES ALL students in K through 12 to wear a school uniform as identified by the school in which they attend or will attend.
All students in K through 12 (except those deemed exempt) MUST adhere to the MANDATORY School Uniform Policy with the following dress code being applied in all schools. (Read more)
Title I Summer School begins Monday, June 1, 2015 and ends on Friday, June 12, 2015. Classes will be held Monday -Friday from 8:00AM-2:00PM.
- 21st CCLC Summer School begins Monday, June 1, 2015 and ends on Friday, June 26, 2015. Classes will be held Monday -Friday from 8:00AM-2:00PM.
- All summer school courses will be held on the Hancock Central Middle/High School campus.
Updated Board Policy
Lewis Elementary Students
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M E Lewis Elementary School Kindergarten students having fun participating in the Sid Shuffle Continental Drift featured in a HealthMPowers Hangout!!
HealthMPowers promotes healthy behaviors and environments by empowering students, school staff and families to improve health and academic achievement. Click here to view the video
Open House and Community Title I Update
Friday, July 31, 2015, 1- 4 p. m.
First Day of School
August 3, 2015
Supporting Families of Children
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have been asked to provide guidance to schools with teachers, staff, or students who have family members who have recently traveled to Ebola-affected countries or who themselves may have recently traveled to Ebola-affected countries. We understand that concerned parents may fear for the safety of their children. Read more