Principal's Message

It is our goal at Jones-Wheat to provide a warm, caring and nurturing environment for parents, students and staff members. We believe that stability is a major factor for the success for all individuals. Parents are always welcome and encouraged to visit our school to take an active part in their education. We are proud to say that our students are successful meeting the academic challenges ...

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Georgia Parent Survey

Georgia Parent Survey

The Georgia Parent Survey is also modeled after the student survey and contains 24 questions. Parents may complete the survey using their personal computer, smartphones or tablet.  For parents that do not have access to the Internet, school administrators should consider scheduling dates and times to allow parents to complete the Georgia Parent Survey at school.  All parents should be encouraged to participate in the Georgia Parent Survey because the data will be used as part of the calculation of the School Climate Star Rating. Survey responses are anonymous and will be submitted directly to the Georgia Department of Education for analysis.  Individual data results from the Georgia Parent Survey will not be available to the public and will not be posted online.  The URL address for the Georgia Parent Survey is posted below.

Student Climate Surveys

Georgia Student Health Survey 2.0 
There are two versions of the Georgia Student Health Survey (GSHS) 2.0. The first version is for middle and high school students (grades 6 – 12), and the second version is a short survey for elementary students (grades 3-5). At least 75% of students at each grade level (3-12) must participate in the GSHS 2.0 to be eligible for the School Climate Star Rating. Please make plans for your elementary, middle and high school students to participate in the GSHS 2.0. Survey responses are anonymous and will be submitted directly to the Georgia Department of Education for analysis. The GSHS 2.0 is also available in Spanish. Students may select the Spanish version by clicking Español within the survey. The URL addresses for the elementary, middle and high school surveys are posted below.

Teachers, Parents, and Stakeholders . . .Participate in Surveys

From Pam Smith, GaDOE Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Georgia Department of Education

On January 14, 2016, the State Board of Education granted permission to post the draft Science and Social Studies GSE for 60 days of public review and comment.

FEEDBACK FROM PARENTS AND GUARDIANS

Parents and Guardians are encouraged to provide feedback on Jones-Wheat Elementary's School Improvement Plan, Parent Involvement Plan, and School/Parent/Student Compact.  The documents were updated this summer with the participation of parents and using feedback gathered throughout the year from all stakeholders.  

The documents are posted on this website http://www.boe.dcboe.com/6/Content/326 and may also be found in the school’s Parent Resource Center.  Feedback may be given by email, fax, or delivery to the school at any time during the school year. 

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