Resources for Parents/Students:
Click on the links below for each topic to find out more information.
January 2022: ENGAGE Georgia
Georgia's Department of Education has partnered with Graduation Alliance to provide an extra layer of support for K-12 students and their families to boost school engagement and academic success during the school year. Click on the title for more details.
Back to school immunizations
Below is a link to DPH informing about required vaccines for students.
School Based Health Center at Mitchell County High School
Albany Area Primary Health Care and the Mitchell County School System have joined in partnership and developed a comprehensive health clinic that is located with the Career Academy at Mitchell County High School. This center is staffed with medical, dental, behavioral health, optometry, and/or other ancillary service providers.
Our services include diagnosis and treatment of acute illnesses and minor injuries, management of chronic illnesses, routine health physicals, immunizations, counseling, behavioral health, health education/promotion, hearing, vision and lab testing and referrals to medical subspecialists and community agencies, treatment of oral health issues with general dentistry services, and treatment of vision services with optometry services.
The primary focus of the clinic is to provide quality, accessible health care to the children of Mitchell County in order to positively impact children's health, school attendance, and academic performance.
Parents, please click on the link and sign the consent form for each of your children if you desire for your children to be seen. Signing the consent form does not change your child's personal doctor but it allows the child to be seen at our School Based Health Center.
Georgia Department of Education Parent Engagement Program - Parent Engagement is an ongoing process that increases active participation, communication, and collaboration between parents, schools, and communities with the goal of educating the whole child to ensure student achievement and success. This site provides resources and information including events, activities, parent award nominations and more. CCRPI
Common Core State Standards in English and Spanish - Resource for parents with brochures, links, and videos in English and Spanish.
CCRPI The College and Career Ready Performance Index is Georgia's annual tool for measuring how well its schools, districts and the state itself are preparing students for the next educational level.
Governor's Office of Student Achievement - GA School Grades Report This website provides information about each of the schools in the Mitchell County School System including information on the school performance and other useful information about the school, such as performance on statewide assessments, the make-up of the school’s student body, the graduation rate, and additional academic information. Click on the link to view the reports for the district and for each school. Mitchell County School District
Norms set the standard for positive working relationships. They are especially important for supporting positive collaboration between Board Members and the Superintendent. Norms help keep the focus on our mission: Student Achievement. Click on title to see a list of MCBOE Norms
ChildFind Project: The Georgia Department of Education has a mission to locate, identify and evaluate each child, 0-21 years of age, with a suspected disability and to provide appropriate educational services to these children.
ESSA: Every Student Succeeds Act, the replacement for the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (Commonly known as No Child Left Behind) in December 2015 was signed into law. More info GADOE ESSA website; US Department of Education ESSA website
Khan's library of videos covers K-12 math, science topics such as biology, chemistry, and physics, and even reaches into the humanities with playlists on finance and history. Each video is approximately 10 minutes long, and especially purposed for viewing on the computer. Students can make use of the extensive video library, interactive challenges, and assessments from any computer with access to the web. Coaches, parents, and teachers have unprecedented visibility into what their students are learning and doing on the Khan Academy.
National PTA - Grade by grade Parent Guides for Student Success on the Common Core State Standards, available in English and Spanish.
GaDOE Bullying Prevention - Georgia Department of Education web site on bullying with lots of resources for parents and students.
Infinite Campus Student Portal allows students to assess their assessments.
Student Accident Insurance
For more information about the Student Accident Insurance Plan, please contact your child's school.