This Week

  • Teacher Appreciation Week May 3-7th 
  • Virtual Art Show  May 6th

Coming Up

  • Library Books Due May 14th
From the Principal:

Greetings Sagamore Hills Families:

We are looking forward to this week as we honor the faculty and staff of Sagamore Hills Elementary.  I would like to thank PTA for all that will be done during Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week 5/3- 5/7!

very special thank you to all stakeholders for your support to PTA in purchasing air purifiers for our school! 

Upcoming Events (School/Region/District):

5/3 - 5/7 - College and Career Spirit Days (see attachment)
5/6 - Sagamore Hills 15th Annual Art Show...This is a virtual event. A link will be provided (see attachment).
5/7 - Georgia STEM Day

5/7  - 13.5 Progress Report Cards
5/25 - Virtual Honors Day Program (During Specials)
5/27 - Early Release Day
5/28 - Early Release Day and Last Day of School

Save the Date! Tuesday, May 4th,  6-7P.M. - Comprehensive Master Plan Town Hall Meeting

Please take the survey for our school:

Save the Date!  Lakeside Cluster Summit on May 13th, 6:30pm.

Deputy Superintendent  of Community Empowerment, Innovation, and Partnerships Melissa Harris will be joining us for this meeting. A more detailed agenda and zoom link will follow.

DeKalb MOSAIC Summer Learning Opportunities!

Your support is vital to our students' success. Please hang in there with us - We are almost at the end of an historical school year!  

Dr. Karen Williams

Summer Clothing Drive

The Sagamore counselors have put together a list of clothing items most needed by some of the families at our school. They are looking for new or gently used items to fill the following requests (info and drop off instructions in link):


From the Sagamore Hills Library-

Summer for Georgia Readers Starts on May 3

Get Georgia Reading partner Renaissance is again delivering thousands of free books—plus engaging daily news articles—to computer and mobile devices. Young readers can search from several different categories and genres, including books for struggling readers and Spanish and bilingual titles. We’re challenging Georgians to read for 1.5 million minutes from May 3 – July 31.

Families in Georgia can register to join Renaissance myON’s digital reading platform beginning on May 3 and already have access to Get Georgia Reading at Home, a comprehensive online catalog that offers early learning resources for children from birth through age 5 and helps develop skills for students in grades K – 3.

Our partners will again launch in May to give every family in Georgia access to this online toolkit.

All library books are due May 14th.  Device return date TBA.

Thank you, 

Mrs. Manzi

Sagamore Hills Teacher-Librarian


PLEASE HELP The PTA needs some volunteers to help us get the yearbook pages together. It’s easy and can be done at home (but we can't do this without a few volunteers)! Please email if you can help us. Let’s make this happen for our kids. 


Yearbooks are on sale now! Only $30 –Please click here to purchase one. They can only be purchased through the above site (not through the school) and we will not be ordering extras this year. 

Buy your yearbook! 


For the 2020-2021 Yearbook we are asking parents to submit photos of their Wildcats during virtual learning and having fun outside of school. 

Please click on the links/categories and follow the prompts to upload pictures of your students…there are lots of categories to choose from. We would love photo submissions for all students, so please chose a few links below. Please be sure to include pictures of Sagamore students in all photos. 

Pro Tip make sure your child(ren) are in each photo with their pets, stuffy, artwork etc. It makes looking through everything much more interesting. 

1.Pics of your kids back in person! First day back!

2. What sports and activities have your Wildcats been doing?

3. Show us pictures of what you have been doing with your family and friends!

4. Let’s see pictures of your Wildcat school pride: 

5. How have you been keeping busy? Send us shots of your kids in motion!

6. How did you spend winter break? Share pictures of your Wildcat over the break:

7. From hikes to riding bikes….lets see how you and your family enjoyed the great outdoors:

8. A new haircut, a great Halloween costume, playing an instrument- show us the ways your child expresses themself!

9. Do you have a family member who has four legs? Or who swims all day? Show us shots of students and their pets!

10. What are your Wildcat’s favorite hobbies? Let’s see pictures of them with arts and crafts, slime, legos… send us what you’ve got!

11. Share with us your family cooking and eating together, playdates with friends from school and you and your siblings in school.

12. What does your Wildcat love? Send us a picture of their favorite stuffed animal…their favorite book…their most-played video game.
Click the link to submit photos to the yearbook:

Get Involved- The PTA Needs You!
(Yes, YOU!!!!)

The PTA has several positions open for the upcoming 2021-2022 school year and we are looking for enthusiastic parents to help us fill these roles. The PTA is open to EVERY parent at Sagamore and there's a role for every interest, ability and time commitment. 

Currently we are looking to fill the PTA Chair roles of:

Additionally, we are looking for volunteers to help with smaller, but still incredibly important roles such as:
-Room Parent Coordinator for 2021-2022
-School Pictures


To find out more about each role and to see what might be right for you, email:

Stay tuned for another Q & A session about PTA.
Buy your yearbook today!

Yearbooks are available ONLY through preorder. NO EXTRA YEARBOOKS WILL BE ORERED.
Please click here to order!

Upload Photos of your wildcat for the yearbook: please follow the link for instructions

Thanks to our Sponsors: 

Become a Wildcat Sponsor Today!

Do you own a business and want to sponsor the PTA?  Please see our website for information and pricing.  This is a great way to increase your business exposure and help your school "Be More."  Become a "Wildcat" sponsor today!  Please email for more information or if you have any questions. 
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