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Morris Brandon General Information
to Morris Brandon Elementary School, a top-ranked public school located in the Buckhead section of Atlanta, Georgia. Brandon's focus on excellence has earned three coveted distinctions as a National Blue Ribbon School, a Georgia School of Excellence, as well as an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School. At Brandon, we're progressive in our balance of rigorous academics along with advancing a child's character education and ability to learn by doing. Through a variety of innovative programs and events (often philanthropic and ecological in nature), Brandon students benefit by approaching things by the book...as well as out of the box. If you're visiting to learn more regarding our achievements and advantages - or just want to get a better idea of what our campuses are all about - read on! And thanks for your interest. Morris Brandon is part of the Atlanta Public School District.
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8:00 am–2:30 pm
7:30 am (not before):
School Opens for drop offs.
Free and Reduced Breakfast Program in the cafeteria.
Students not eating breakfast should wait in designated areas by grade level.
after 8:00 am:
Students are tardy and must check in at the lobby desk.
Afternoon dismissal typically
ends by 2:35 pm
. All students should be picked up
no later than 2:45 pm
. Children not picked up, or having missed their bus, will be taken to the Main Office.
Transportation to and from school:
APS Transportation Office telephone number is
. Walkers: Students who live within a mile of the school are not eligible for bus service.
Carpool: Main Campus
– carpool drop off and pick up is on the Howell Mill Road Parking lot ONLY.
– carpool drop off and pick up is on the side entrance at Parkwood Drive. If you are carpooling to both campuses, please pick up at the main campus first. Driver cell phone use is prohibited at all times in the carpool line.
Changes in Transportation
– Complete the Change of Transportation note and send with your child to school detailing all information. You child will present note to the parent volunteer at the school lobby desk prior to the 8:00 am start of school. No changes in transportation can be made via telephone and none will be accepted after 1:30 pm.
Kindergarten students will take the GKAP-R First through fifth grade will take the Georgia CRCT Third through fifth grade will take the ITBS and Georgia Writing Assessment
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Wednesday, June 19, 2013
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