Alert: All Ware County Schools will dismiss early on August 21, 2017 due to the solar eclipse. Students will be served breakfast and a brown bag lunch prior to early dismissal. DAFFODIL Pre-K will release at 10:30am, followed by Center Elementary at 10:40am. All other elementary schools and the Ware County Learning Center will dismiss at 11:00am. Both middle schools will dismiss at 11:45am, and the high school will release at 12:15pm. Staff Members will be released once all students have vacated the building. We anticipate that students, drivers, and staff members will be home no later than 2:00pm. The peak of the eclipse is anticipated to occur at 2:44 PM. Afternoon practices such as band, volleyball, softball, football, etc. at all schools will meet inside until 3:20 PM, after which practice may be moved outside. If you have any questions, please call your child's principal.
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Molly S. Named 4th Grade District Fair Bear Winner

Memorial Drive Elementary is pleased to announce 4th grade student Molly S. has been named the Ware County School District 4th grade Fair Bear Writing Competition first place winner.


Sponsored by the Georgia National Fair, the Fair Bear writing competition is a themed contest open to fourth, fifth, and sixth graders throughout the state. Students write stories to compete for the best in each grade level at their school. These winners progress to compete for best in the school system. The system winners are forwarded to the Georgia National Fair to compete against stories from all over Georgia. The top three winners from each grade level win a trip to the Fair to accept their awards and listen as the Grand Prize Winner is announced. 


"We are so proud of Molly's first place win. Not only is she a student with fantastic writing skills, but she also displays wonderful character every day." remarked Dr. Wendy Good, Principal of Memorial Drive.


Fair Bear Winner

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