Friday, November 20, 2015

7th Grade IOWA score coming home today

Student copies of the IOWA score reports are being sent home today. 

CoGat score reports were not provided by the testing company but they can be looked up electronically upon request.  However, the electronic report only contains the raw scores themselves without the same level of detailed explanation the IOWA report provides. 

Email Dr. Deane or Mrs. Zell to request copies.

Monday, November 16, 2015

Is College Right For Me Debate

Last week during classroom guidance 8th grade students discussed the pros and cons of their various post-high school educational opportunities (college, technical college, vocational tech, military, etc).  As part of the lessons students debated the accuracies and fallacies of a John Stossell news report.  To view the news report click on the link below.

Download 090128_2020_stossell_college


Friday, November 13, 2015

Wanted! College Athletes


Complementary Pebblebrook Tickets for 8th Grade Families



Complementary tickets to this weekend’s performances of SAMANTHA SPADE, ACE DETECTIVE at Pebblebrook/CCCEPA are available upon request. Interested 8th grade families should email Pebblebrook Magnet director Frank Timmerman (Frank.Timmerman@cobbk12.org) and request the number of needed tickets.

SAMANTHA SPADE, ACE DETECTIVE is a new one-act musical that we’ve been asked to workshop at Pebblebrook. It’s a musical written for and about kids. The writers of the show arrived from Los Angeles and New York last night, and they’ll be with us through the final performance on Sunday.

Friday, November 6, 2015

8th Grade Important Dates


12/7 - Magnet program application deadline (except Pebblebrook)

1/28 - N. Cobb hosting 8th grade parent night

2/3 - Pebblebrook Magnet auditions meeting

2/9 - N. Cobb meeting with students to discuss registration

2/10 - Allatoona meeting with students to discuss registration

2/11 - Allatoona hosting 8th grade parent night

2/19 - Magnet decisions posted

3/9 - Pebblebrook Magnet Auditions

3/21 - Deadline to accept Magnet invitations

Course selections for parents to sign and return comes home in late April.

Choice transfer applications are offered by the district in February but the exact date has not yet been announced.

High School Dual Enrollment



Cobb High School Advisement Resource Guide



Allatoona Forms




Honors Criteria



N Cobb Elective Forms





N Cobb Elective Brochure



IGP Screen Shot


Why Use Career Cruising




All students have a log in and password label they placed on the inside of their agendas when their classes did the classroom activities.  Parents can use the student log in data or have the students go into the program and email parents a link for parental access.

GA411



Tuesday, November 3, 2015

8th Grade Parent Night This Thursday

Future Freshman 

Parent Night

Thursday, Nov. 5th

in the Awtrey Theater

6:30-8:00