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Open House for ALL Elementary Schools

Friday, August 3 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Hahira Middle School Orientation Schedule

Yearbook photos will be taken

Monday, August 6 for all grades

6th Grade Orientation A-L 8:00 am - Not a drop in event

6th Grade Orientation M-Z 10:00 am - Not a drop in event

7th Grade Orientation 12:30-1:30 pm –This is a drop in event

8th Grade Orientation 2:30 -3:30 pm – This is a drop in event

Lowndes Middle School Orientation Schedule

Thursday, August 2 for all grades

6th Grade Open House/Orientation: 12:00 pm- 3:00 pm

Students with last names A - M – 12:00 pm - 1:30pm

Students with last names N - Z 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

7th and 8th Grade Open House/Orientation: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Pine Grove Middle School Open House

Monday, August 6 for all grades

8:30 am – 10:00 - 6th Grade Open House

11:00 am – 12:30 pm - 7th and 8th Grades Open House

Lowndes High School Fee Days and Freshman Orientation

Students can purchase parking decals, lockers, and yearbooks. Prepayment is available online through the school website – printed receipts must be presented at fee days.

Tuesday, July 31: Fee Day (For 10-12 graders to purchase yearbooks, football passes, parking decals and get club information, etc)

8:00 am - Seniors

9:15 am - Juniors

10:30 am - Sophomores

Thursday August 2: IGNITE 2022! 5:30 - 7:30 pm Freshman Orientation - Meets in the new gym at 5:30 - Students and Parents will visit their VIP teacher, learn how to use parent portal to view schedules, get information on clubs and extracurricular activities, purchase football passes, etc.


First Day of School for students will be August 7

School Nutrition

2018-19 Meal Prices

All CES and MBE students will have school meals at no cost

Breakfast for all students: $2.00

Reduced price breakfast: .30

Breakfast for Adults and Guests: $2.00

Lunch for Elementary Students: $2.05

Lunch for Middle and High School Students: $2.25

Second Student Lunch: $3.25

Reduced Price Lunch: .40

Non-Educator Adult Lunch: $3.75

Educator Adult Lunch: $3.25

FAQ about Free and Reduced Meals

Instructions on How to Apply for Free and Reduced Meals

Free and Reduced Meals Application

School Lunch menus

For information about paying online for School Lunch click below to put money on your child's lunch account for no extra charge. You can use debit and credit cards to complete these transactions. There is also a mobile app for My School Bucks that parents can use to manage school lunch accounts. If you would like additional information about how to pay for school lunch online use this instructional guide.

Parent Portal

Accessing your student's schedule, grades and attendance can be achieved easily by using our Parent Portal. Parents who have forgotten portal log in information should email portal@lowndes.k12.ga.us from the same email account used for log in to receive a password reset. New parents will need to pick up a portal log in information from the Central Office Registration office. A mobile app is also available for Infinite Campus that can be downloaded on most smart devices

YMCA Primetime After School Care

Primetime Informational Flyer

Primetime Application

Important Links for Parents

2018-2019 Printable School Calendar

2018-2019 Student and Parent Handbook

New Student Registration

Parent Involvement (This site will also give paperwork for being a parent volunteer)

School Transportation

Parents of students who will be utilizing school transportation can use E-Link to find out their bus routes when they are available. The Transportation Department is in the process of finalizing routes.

Use this reference guide to help you through the process of locating bus routes and schedules

Student Accident Insurance

Parents can enroll online by the use of a dedicated secure enrollment website or by calling 877-444-5014. The website address is http://markel.sevencorners.com/ . On this website, parents will be able to:

Student Accident Insurance 2018-19 Brochure

Seguro estudiantil de accidente 2018-19