Drop-Off: 7:00 AM*
Breakfast Begins: 7:00 AM
Tardy After: 7:45 AM
Dismissal Starts: 2:15 PM
Dismissal Ends: 3:15 PM
*For your child's safety, do not drop students off before 7:00 AM.
*Early check out ends at 1:30 PM
School Mission Statement
Hambrick Elementary School is totally committed to providing an environment that will promote and enhance the intellectual, physical, and emotional development of our students as they prepare to become our future leaders of tomorrow in accordance with the curriculum adopted by the DeKalb County Board of Education.
We will achieve this mission by:
1. Fostering a positive atmosphere of caring based on rapport between students, parents, teachers, and administrators.
2. Implementing the curriculum through innovative teaching methods which are flexible enough to consider individual needs and interests.
3. Encouraging involvement beyond the classroom.
4. Using technology in varied ways to advance learning for the present and prepare students for future challenges.
All children can learn.
Students, parents, and teachers must have and maintain high expectations to maximize students’ achievements and develop good citizenship.
Children learn through positive role models.
A positive school climate stimulates learning.
Children need the opportunity for success.
Children must be taught according to their various learning styles.
Children need hands-on experiences.
Material and content should be age and developmentally appropriate.
Positive values acquired at school will help to guide students throughout life.
Students can learn best when activities are relevant to life experiences.
Parental involvement will ensure the success of our students.