Welcome to our Sweetwater Knights Partnering with Parents site! We value our students' academic success. Our hope is to further establish the connection between school and home academics. This instructional support site is for assisting our Sweetwater parents with helping our knights march into triumph.

*Please note this site is constantly changing and is always a work in progress.

Helping Your Knight Trail Into Triumph

Gain insight on grade level and academic happenings. You will find preview & review strategies, content information & practice, support resources on current academic strategies and access to monthly math and reading challenges. 

Grade level Learning Expectations By Content Area

Royal Open House Slides

Our teachers are working to update their slide decks with resources. 1/22/24

Please click the link above to access K-5 Learning expectations for each subject area. *Note 22-23 expectations are the same as the 23-24 school year. 

Parent Resources

SWES Math Support
SWES Reading Support
SWES Writing Support

K-5 Writing Support

SWES WriteScore

Write Score Testing Information

SWES Science Support
SWES Social Studies Support
SWES STAR Testing Information

STAR Testing Information

Many activities and assessments that students engage in require typing skills. These games support students developing typing skills. 

Typing Games

Typing Jets

Content: Typing with home row keys

Game Link: https://portal.writescore.com/game/?game_name=typing-jets

Sky Chase

Content: Typing short words

Game Link: https://portal.writescore.com/game/?game_name=sky-chase

Owl Planes

Content: Typing long words

Game Link: https://portal.writescore.com/game/?game_name=owl-planes

2023-2024 Testing Schedule

April 29th - May 2nd

Below you will find the state and national testing schedule. It is also posted on the district site.

Elementary Douglas County Testing Calendar 23-24 (1).pdf

GMAS Support


Parent night feb 1st @5:30 for Grades 3-5

Georgia Milestone Testing Information

GMAS 2022-2023 End of Grade Assessment Guides

Theses guides can be used to preview and review for units taught throughout the year as well as for test prep.

 End of Grade Study/Resource Guides

*If paper copies a preferred we recommend printing the unit as it is covered. This resource will also allow access to preview content before it is covered in class. 

Description of student mastery

*Click the titles to learn more.

The Georgia Milestones Assessment System utilizes four achievement levels to describe student mastery and command of the knowledge and skills outlined in

Georgia’s content standards. 

Click here to better understand the Georgia Milestones achievement levels. Specific descriptors per grade level are listed below. ​​

Explore the GMAS Experience

 Learning At sweetwater

Our students and teachers are learning at Sweetwater.