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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Memorial Drive Elementary Partners with Mayo to Promote Healthy Living


Memorial Drive Elementary and Mayo Clinic Health Systems recently partnered up to sponsor a tobacco cessation coloring and essay contest for students. Mrs. Misty Reese and Mrs. Toni Nelson presented an anti-smoking and healthy living program and then awarded prizes to the contest winners. Memorial Drive and Mayo Clinic both support healthy living and encourage parents and other family members to kick the habit of smoking. Winners included: Kindergarten: Joshua Golden; First Grade: Lilah Brooke Brown; Second grade-Warren Green; Third grade: Rylee Morris; Fourth grade: Alyssa Moye; Fifth grade: Hunter Forsyth. Dr. Wendy Good is the principal of Memorial Drive Elementary.



Pictured L to R Top Row: Mrs. Tiffany Warren, Joshua G., Lilah Brooke B., Warren G.; Bottom Row: Mrs. Misty Reese, Hunter F., Rylee M., Alyssa M., and Mrs. Toni Nelson


Mayo Program

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