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This communication is to reach out to all of our parents as we need your support.  We need all parents to complete the  
Advance ED End of the year parent survey. The district wants 100% participation from all parents to receive your valuable input for planning purposes for the 2022-2023 school year. The window to complete the survey starts today, Monday, May 9th through Monday, May 16th. Thank you in advance for all that you do and your continued support. We appreciate you.  Have a great day. Dr. Thomas

virtual Program

5th Grade Program

Information about applying to the CCPS Virtual Learning Program K-12:
Clayton County Public Schools (CCPS) is now accepting applications for the CCPS Virtual Learning Program for the 2022-2023 School Year. Available to all students via the application process; all interested students and their families must apply during the application window. The application will close on Saturday, April 30, 2022.

2022-2023 Virtual Learning Program Application

For information about the program, please visit the CCPS website, select departments, and click the 2022-2023 CCPS Virtual Learning program option.

If you need application assistance, the CCPS Virtual Learning Program will provide in-person assistance at Kilpatrick Elementary School in the parent resource center located at 7534 Tara Road in Jonesboro, Georgia utilizing the following schedule:
  • Monday, April 25, 2022 | 9 am -12 pm
  • Wednesday,  April 27, 2022 | 1 pm - 4 pm
  • Thursday, April 28, 2022 | 1 pm -4 pm
 *Interpreting Services in Spanish and Vietnamese will be available during these times.

GMAS Schedule  
 Study Skills Virtual Workshop Series: Test prep and test-taking tips -  Cornell

GMAS Administration and Virtual Learners

Dear Parent or Guardian:

The purpose of this correspondence is to inform you that GMAS Through-Year Assessment will be administered to all 3-5 grade students during the week of May2nd - May 9th, 2022.  3rd- 5th grade students will be assessed in the areas of reading and math.  5th grade will also be tested in the area of science. The GMAS assessment cannot be given remotely and must be given in a face-to-face environment. Virtual students will need to report to the school during the testing period.

*Test Administration begins promptly at 8:30AM each morning. 


Clayton County Public Schools values the purpose of testing. They are:

        The Milestones Assessment is a metric used to gauge learning.

        The Milestones Assessment helps pinpoint areas for improvement.

        The Milestones Assessment can help schools evaluate progress.

        The Milestones Assessment can help the school system plan for and provide resources.


Transportation Information for Virtual Learners:

Elementary grade students who are learning virtually will come to the school for testing and will follow the testing schedule for their grade level on the day(s) of testing. 

Bus riders:
Students who need transportation for testing will use the regular bus route for their home address, and will need to remain at the school for the entire school day, 7:45am to 2:15pm, to receive a bus ride home.  

Car riders:
If your child is a car rider during testing days and you  would like to pick up your child at the conclusion of testing, you may do so during the time period of 11:15am- 1:45pm.  
If you have any additional questions, please contact the school at (770) 968-2916.  Thank you.  

Virtual Program

Mental Health Flyer

K-5 ELA Materials

CCPS is in the process of adopting new instructional materials for our district. As part of the adoption process, instructional materials are reviewed by stakeholders to provide feedback. Please take a few minutes to review the materials being considered. If you would like to provide feedback, please click here.

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ELA Elementary Grades

K-5 Core (Intervention Text)

Lexia - PowerUp

ELA Elementary Grades

K-5 Core (Primary Text)

Lexia - Core5

ELA Elementary Grades

K-5 Core (Primary Text)


ELA Elementary Grades

K-5 Core (Primary Text) and


Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ELA Elementary Grades

K-5 Core (Primary Text)

McGraw Hill - Passwd: CCPS

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Covid Testing



Video Link to assist in filling out the Student COVID 19 Reporting Form

Training Video

Covid19 Testing Centers

The code for Tara is TARAE. Testing is available for staff and students at Tara Monday through Friday from 9-11. Staff and students have to be registered before receiving a test. The service is free only if the person is uninsured. If the staff member or student is registered as if they don't have insurance and they do in fact have insurance the system will kick back the information and they may receive a bill.