High Shoals Elementary

AdvancEd Parent Survey

Posted by Tony McCullers

Posted on 06:00, Friday, March 20

Parent SurveyAdvancEd Parent Survey

In an effort to improve system practices, Oconee County Schools is conducting a parent survey. We value your opinion and ask that you take the time to complete this survey. The web survey will be available until April 24th. In order to complete the survey, please go to: http://www.advanc-ed.o...550462

Please be assured that your responses to this survey will be anonymous. Your honest opinion is appreciated.  Thank you for your time and attention to this matter.  If you have any questions about this survey, please contact Scott Gordon at sgordon@oconeeschools.org or 706-769-5130 ext. 1306.

Welcome to High Shoals Elementary!

Posted by Adam Crawley

Posted on 12:35, Friday, November 15

Welcome to HSES -

Where High Standards Equal Success!

We have a wonderful faculty, P.T.O., student body, and community that believe in our mission. Please explore our website to learn more about our school.

Billy Heaton, Principal
Susan Smith, Assistant Principal

HSES Calendar

Posted by hseswm

Posted on 17:14, Tuesday, August 14

Oconee County Schools 6th Grade Band and Chorus Sign Ups 2015

Posted by Vanessa Dixon

Posted on 13:44, Tuesday, March 24

Please click below to express your child's interest in band or chorus programs for either middle school.


OCMS and MBMS host informational meeting for rising 6th grade parents

Posted by Vanessa Dixon

Posted on 11:29, Tuesday, March 17

OCMS and MBMS will be hosting an informational meeting for all rising 6th grade parents on Thursday, March 26, 2015.

Please click on the link below for specific school information.


Fun Run 2015

Posted by Vanessa Dixon

Posted on 13:09, Friday, March 6

2015 HSES Fun Run will be Thursday, March26th,2015. This is our Spring Fundraiser and Healthy Living Initiative where all students will participate in a 15 minute run/walk. Our theme this year is “Laps for Apps!” At our kick-off on March 6th, each child received their envelope to start collecting donations.  All money is due by April 2nd to be eligible for prizes. 


Click here to view sponsors for 2015 

Click here to view pictures from the Fun Run Kickoff 2015

PTO presents check to HSES

Posted by Vanessa Dixon

Posted on 10:24, Friday, September 12

Billy Heaton and Amie Dunford, 2015 HSES PTO President presents HSES with the first check from the 2015 Hawk Card Sales.

Student Handbook 2014-15

Posted by Vanessa Dixon

Posted on 15:09, Wednesday, August 6

The student handbook can be accessed below.

Student Handbook 2014-15

Student Handbook 2014-15 (Spanish)

School Supply List 2014-15

Posted by Vanessa Dixon

Posted on 10:39, Monday, June 23

 Click below to view the school supply list for 2014-15.

School Supply List 2014-15


Posted by Vanessa Dixon

Posted on 11:15, Friday, February 7

PBIS, Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports, is a new framework being utilized at HSES to enhance academic and social behavior outcomes for all students. Please click on the link to learn more about PBIS.


We Are High Shoals ES!

The painting in the banner is courtesy of artist Alan Campbell. "The Apalachee River at High Shoals"


Standards-Based Report Cards

Please use the following links to assist in understanding the new standards-based report cards. We hope that these resources will help you. Feel free to ask your child's teacher of any further information you may require.

Letter to the parents

Understanding standards-based report card

Oconee County Schools Grading and Reporting - Parent's Guide

School Improvement Plan

Download file
HSES SIP 2013-2014
HSES SIP 2013-2014
(application/pdf - 190.81K)

2012 SACS Parent Survey Results

Thank you to everyone who took the time to complete the survey.
We appreciate your input.


Paula Pinkerton
HSES Teacher of the Year
Translation Disclaimer

HSES Twitter Feed

Science Lab

Science Lab

Science Lab

Photos from High Shoals

Christmas Program

Christmas Program

HSES Clubs

Click On Clubs For Updates:

Art and Chorus Club

Environment Club

Partners in Education

American Black Belt Academy

Appraisal Services of GA, Inc.

Arch Real Estate Services

Athens Orthopedic Clinic, PA

Chris Thomas State Farm

CiCi's Pizza

Grammar Jammar

Liberty Mutual - Chris Green

Oconee State Bank

Perfectly Polished, Inc.


Southern School Services, Inc.

Stevi B's

Vista Concept, Inc.

Thank you to all of our Partners in Education!