Hi! My name is Brandi Umpleby. I am so excited to be your child's teacher this year. We are going to have such a wonderful year, and I am looking forward to meeting your child. This year will be my seventh year teaching. I have been married for nine years to Albert (he's a teacher also) and we have two precious boys Andrew (7 years old) and Parker (3 years old). Please feel free to contact me anytime with any questions or concerns at brandiumpleby@lowndes.k12.ga.us.

Supply List

Book Bag (No Wheels)

Pair of Scissors

6 Glue Sticks

Crayons – 2 packs (16 or 24)

Zipper pouch (no pencil boxes)

1 Pack Pencil Top Erasers

2 Packs - #2 Pencils

2 1-Subject Spiral Notebooks (marble)

2 or 4 Pack Pink Pearl Erasers

1 Pack Dry Erase Markers

1 Large Box Kleenex


School begins on Tuesday, August 7th! Our doors will open at 7:30 a.m. and the tardy bell will ring at 7:55 a.m. We can't wait to see you!!!

To help stay connected please sign up for our class remind.

1. If you have a smartphone, get push notifications.

On your iPhone or Android phone, open your web browser and go to the following link:


Follow the instructions to sigh up for Remind. You'll be prompted to downlaod the mobile app.

2. If you don't have a smartphone, get text notifications.

Text the message @43329g to the number 81010.


This year we will be using Remind as our main way of staying in touch. It's easy to sign up, and it's absolutely free! To get messages sent directly to your phone text "@umpleby" to the number 81010.