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The Early County School System has had a reputation of delivering excellent educational opportunities for many years.  State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge released October 30, 2014 that Georgia's high school graduation rate (students who graduate four years after entering 9th grade) has increased again.  This year the rate is 72.5% and this is the third straight increase in state rate.  In continuing with Early County's legacy of delivering outstanding education opportunities for students, Dr. Bronwyn Ragan-Martin and Mr. David Ferry, school superintendent and ECHS principal, are proud to announce that Early County High School's graduation rate was 80% for 2014 graduation class which is 7.5% higher than the state average.  "What a testament to how hard all of the schools work to prepare our students to graduate high school and go on to be productive citizens" said Dr. Ragan-Martin.  "I am so proud of all the schools in our system and want to thank them for their hard work and perseverance."


November is Parent Engagement Month in Georgia!
November 20, 2014 is National Parent Involvement Day!

Read State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge's Thank You Letter To Parents!

In November 2010, Georgia recognized the importance of Parent Engagement in a Resolution signed by Georgia leaders.  In 2013, Governor Nathan Deal Proclaimed November as Parent Engagement Month in Georgia. Parents play an integral part in their child's education and Georgia recognizes the importance of the partnership between parents and the school system.  The Georgia Department of Education a wealth of resources available for parents on the Parent Engagement page of the Georgia Department of Education website. Also, a November Parent Engagement Calendar full of tips and suggestion for being involved for the month of November is available. 
This year, Georgia is kicking off the I CAN Play A Role Campaign.  Watch the 2014 Parent Engagement Month Kickoff Celebration Video then take your "I CAN Play A Role Pledge" online!  Thanks to all our parents who get involved and stay involved!   


ECES Title I Annual Meeting will be held October 23, 2014 at 5:30 PM.  ECMS Title I Annual Meeting will be held November 4, 2014 at 5:30 PM. All parents and community members are encouraged to attend and get informed!

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Our Mission ~ Our Vision

Mission:
In a safe and caring environment, ECSS provides solid, nurturing, excellent educational opportunities empowering students for future success.
 
Vision:
Early County School System will distinguish itself by preparing students for meaningful lives and service to humanity by instilling knowledge, skills, and values coupled with excellent learning opportunities--turning vision into action.

Monday, November 3
ECMS Basketball
Home vs. Miller 4:30 p.m.
GHSGT
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Tuesday, November 4
GHSGT
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ECMS Annual Title I Meeting
5:30 PM
ECMS Cafeteria
Wednesday, November 5
GHSGT
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