Mission Statement

    The mission of National Hills Elementary is to create knowledgeable students with the necessary skills and attitudes to think independently, maximize their academic potential,  become proficient in problem-solving, and meet the challenges of the future successfully.

    Daily Announcements

    Celebrate Reading March 2nd - 6th:

    Mon -- Wear a crazy hat or birthday hat

    Tue. -- Dress up as your favorite fiction/storybook character

    Wed. -- Dress up as your favorite REAL person or enter the Einstein & Dr. Seuss look-a-like contests

    Thur. -- Wear a spirit jersey for your favorite baseball team

    Fri. -- Come dressed as a Who down in Whoville

    See Read_Across_America_Week_2015.docxfor more information...

    Deanna Brown, daughter of The Hardest Working Man in Show Business and Augusta native, James Brown, tells National Hills students they must LEARN to EARN an education as part of the school's observation of Black History Month.
    L- Listen
    E- Eat Healthy
    A- Attention
    R - Respect
    N - Never Give Up!

    4th and 5th graders attended a beautiful concert by Symphony Orchestra Augusta February 12th.  Students collaborated with singing and recorders.

    Here is information about registering for Pre-K beginning August 2015. Registration has moved to downtown and will not take place at individual schools. Please read the attachment carefully!
    Registration Flyer 2015 (1).pdf

    Congratulations to the following science fair winners!
    Overall winner: Isaiah Lewis
    3rd grade First Place Winner: Lilyana Rollins
    3rd grade Second Place Winnr: Olivia Dunn
    3rd grade Third Place Winner: Autumn Logan
    4th grade First Place Winner: Isaiah Lewis
    4th grade Second Place Winner: Ever Bisbal
    4th grade Thirde Place Winner: Alicia Carr
    5th grade First Place Winner: Aisha Pinkney
    5th grade Second Place Winner: Ace McCord
    5th grade Third Place Winner: Hannable Simmons

    Check out our Parental Involvement Opportunities for this month
    National Hills Parental Involvement Calendar for February.pdf
    Congratulations to Amelia Barnes for being named National Hills Elementary Teacher of the Year 2014-15!

    Here is information regarding the proposal to merge National Hills with Garrett Elementary
    Merger of National Hills and Garrett.pdf

    The Board of Education has voted to merge the two schools beginning the 2015-16 school year. Mrs. LaJuana Quarles has been named the prinicpal of the combined schools beginning the 2014-15 school year, with Cindy Scoggins as the vice-principal.


    Notice of Non-Discrimination
    The Richmond County School System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability or age in its programs and activities for students.  The following persons have been designated to investigate any complaint communicated to the Board of Education alleging non-compliance of non-discrimination policies regarding student activities.

    RCSS Connections

    Voluntary Student Accident Insurance


    Upcoming Events

    Sun, Mar 1 - Sat, Mar 7
    National School Social Workers Week
    Friday, March 6
    RCSS Pre-K Registration
    Saturday, March 7
    RCSS Pre-K Registration
    9:00 AM-3:00 PM
    See Flyer for Details!
    Monday, March 9
    RCSS Pre-K Registration
    Tuesday, March 10
    RCSS Pre-K Registration
    Wednesday, March 11
    RCSS Pre-K Registration
    End of Third Nine Weeks


    Today, 3/6/2015
    High: 45 Low: 25
    Mostly cloudy
    13% chance of precipitation.
    Tomorrow, 3/7/2015
    High: 60 Low: 35
    Partly sunny
    6% chance of precipitation.

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