405 North Ash Street . Springfield, GA 31329 P: 912.754.6491 . F: 912.754.7033

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  • School Menus
    Menus August August Menus Posted
    Click here to download printable menus.
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  • Open House
    Open House for elementary schools will be on August 4 from 4pm - 7pm.
    Open House for middle and high schools will be on August 5 from 4pm - 7pm. 
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  • Uniform Policy Reference Chart
    Updates to the Uniform Policy for the 2014-15 school year can be viewed by downloading this reference chart. Please review our Back to School article above for more valuable information to help you start the school year.
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  • 2014-15 School Supply Lists
    School Supply Lists for all schools are available for the 2014-15 school year.
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  • Graduation Test Registration
    Students who wish to take the Georgia High School Graduation Test (GHSGT) and the Georgia High School Writing Test (GHSWT) may do so by completing an online registration form. The tests are offered on certain dates so be sure to check the testing schedule. View the registration page.
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  • Final Report Card Information
    Final report cards for the 2013-2014 year may be requested at our child’s school on or after July 23rd.
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  • Summer Hours
    The Central Office and Central Registration Center will hold certain hours during the summer months. Please be advised of the following schedule:
    Central Registration is open 7:30 – 5:00 Monday through Thursday. During the week of June 30th the office will be closed. Central Registration will be open from 1:00 – 5:00 on Friday, August 1st and from 7:30 – 5:00 on Friday, August 8th. Appointments are required and may be made by clicking the ‘New Student Registration’ link at the top right of this page.

    During summer months, the Central Office will continue to open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The office will be closed July 4th in observance of Independence Day.
    Schools will be closed to the public from June 9 through July 18. Beginning July 21, all schools will return to their regular schedule of operating five days a week with their regular school hours.
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  • 2014-15 Academic Calendar
    Parents are encouraged to review the calendar for the upcoming 2014-15 school year. Click here for the printable version.
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  • District Announces Online Learning Guidelines 
    In a cooperative effort with GaVS, ECSD encourages students to consider an online option for either courses that are not locally available or for courses the student may believe themselves to be more successful in when taken in an online environment. Interested parents and students should read the guidelines for Virtual School Classes.
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Welcome to the  website for the Effingham County School District!
Our Mission
As a community of learners, in cooperation with stakeholders, our mission is:
To provide rigorous and relevant instruction in a safe environment to enable all students to obtain a high school diploma as a foundation for post secondary success. 
New to the area?
If you are new to the district, you may find these areas of our website to be helpful:
  • Newcomers - Get information about the area including utilities, county government, city and school resources.
  • Data Dashboard - Learn how Effingham County makes the grade by visiting our data reporting area, with links to district/school report cards as well as graduation rates and population statistics.