Arcado Elementary News

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Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to Mr. Andy Chappell who was selected as this year’s teacher of the year by his peers. Mr. Chappell has served as Arcado’s music educator for nine years. Click here to learn more about him.

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Gwinnett Gladiators Hat Trick for Reading

Remember students need to read three teacher approved books by Friday, October 3rd to score a “Hat Trick” (Bookmarks with titles due that day)! The completed bookmark should be signed by your child’s teacher. This … Read More


Arcado 4th graders nationally ranked in WordMasters Challenge

A team representing Arcado Elementary School recently earned Highest Honors in the 2013-14 WordMasters Challenge™—a national vocabulary competition involving nearly 150,000 students annually. The fourth grade team scored an impressive 180 points out of a … Read More

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2014 National Green Ribbon School!

Two Georgia Schools Named 2014 National Green Ribbon Schools Two Georgia schools have been named by the U.S. Department of Education as 2014 Green Ribbon Schools Sustainability Awardees. The selected schools are being honored for … Read More

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Arcado student honored at National Conference!

The “Yes I Can” Award honors children and youth with exceptionalities who shine. The National Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) has recognized the accomplishments of thousands of students since the program started in 1982. One … Read More

Arcado Academy of Performing Arts at the ISC!

The Arcado chorus and 5th grade hand chime choir were invited to perform at the annual “Counselor Recognition” at the school system’s Instructional Support Center (ISC) on Friday, February 7th. The school board room was … Read More

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