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

    Check out our Parental Involvement Opportunities for this month
    National Hills Parental Involvement Calendar for December.pdf
    Here are the new nominees for the 2015 Georgia Book Award and the titles for the Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl!

    It's a Holiday Book Fair from Dec. 1st- 5th in the Media Center.
    Shop from 8:30am to 3:30 p.m. daily or shop from home using our online bookfair: 
     Books bought online are shipped for free to the school the week of Dec. 8-12.
     We have gift-wrapping for all purchases!

    Please donate children's coats. There will be a collection box in every classroom. Your donation of any size coat benefits the Salvation Army Coat Drive.

    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.

    Congratulations to Amelia Barnes for being named National Hills Elementary Teacher of the Year 2014-15!


    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

    Friday, November 28
    Thanksgiving Holidays
    Schools and Central Offices Closed
    Monday, December 8
    Title I Parent Facilitators' Meeting @ 9:00 AM
    RCSS Title I Classroom
    Title I Intervention Specialists' Meeting @ 1:00 PM
    RCSS Title I Classroom
    Tuesday, December 9
    Tuesday, December 16
    Friday, December 19
    End of Second Nine Weeks
    Mon, Dec 22 - Thu, Jan 1
    Christmas Holidays/Winter Break


    Today, 11/28/2014
    High: 51 Low: 35
    Mostly sunny
    0% chance of precipitation.
    Tomorrow, 11/29/2014
    High: 59 Low: 39
    Mostly sunny
    0% chance of precipitation.

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