Henry Covington won 1st place in the oratorical contest sponsored by the Macon Optimist Club. This year’s topic is “How My Passions Impact the World”. Henry will advance to the district competition. All our students did an excellent job: Aaliyah Brown - 2nd place silver medal; Jocelyn Tang - 3rd place bronze medal; Marissa Goss - 4th place; Samyia McCane - 5th place.
Congratulations to our Geography Bee winner, Mia Bingaman, and to Nicholas Sartin who is our runner-up. Later this month Mia will take the National Geographic Society’s written test in order to advance to the state competition which will be held on April 4th.
Christian Lee in Ms. Hammet's class finished in first place and Shaw London in Dr. Russ's class finished second! Christian will represent Springdale in the Bibb County Spelling Bee at Central High School on Saturday, January 25 at 10 am. Congratulations Christian and Shaw!
Congratulations to Springdale's Jr. BETA Club for their hard work preparing for the State Convention that was held on November 21 and 22nd. Faith Holliman received 2nd place in the state for color photography and has earned the entire club an invitation to the National Jr BETA Convention to be held in June in Richmond, Virginia.
Our teaching staff is highly qualified with an average of 15 years of experience in the classroom. 62% of our faculty hold advanced graduate degrees. Cutting edge technology, highly-qualified teachers, and supportive parents all help prepare our students to be successful. Springdale won Georgia's Bronze Award three times since 2006 for the highest percentage of students meeting and exceeding standards on the CRCT state assessment. To win the Bronze award, over 95% of students have to meet or exceed standards on the CRCT for two consecutive years.
We invite you to come by and see for yourself that Springdale's Eagles have strength of character and are becoming college ready. To schedule your personal tour of the school, please call the school office at 478-779-3750. We encourage you to visit with us and see why many families choose Springdale.
Welcome to Springdale Elementary School! I am excited about my new appointment as principal. I have worked in the Bibb County School System for 21 years. I am pleased to be a part of your school community and look forward to meeting and working with each of you.
My commitment to you, our school family, is to do all I can to maintain and foster a warm, caring, and enriching environment for all of our students. The most important thing I can do as your leader is to create a safe environment where all children can learn. We will strive to help the students maximize their potential. Our children deserve more than an adequate education, they deserve an outstanding education! We will set our standards high and know that our students will succeed.
I am pleased to join your school community and invite you to become and integral part of our school. We need your help in making certain this year is a successful one. It is important that each and every student and parent know that they are important to our school. As parents, you know your child better than anyone else. For this reason, we want you to help guide us in making decisions and educational goals for your child. We share with you the responsibility for the instruction and guidance of your child. We sincerely invite your involvement in maintaining a standard of excellence at Springdale Elementary.
Thank you in advance for your cooperation and for sharing your children with us.
We are proud to be a GLISI school.