This Week

  •  Georgia Milestones - 3rd, 4th, & 5th  4/20 - 4/30  
  • Virtual Parent Conferences  April 27  4PM - 6PM.
  • Regional Townhall April 28 6 PM

Coming Up

  • Virtual Art Show  May 6th
From the Principal:  

Sagamore Hills Families:

This is the last week of Georgia Milestones testing for grades 3, 4, and 5.  Please continue to assist us the following: 
  • Share some positive energy with your child each morning
  • Ensure that your child is on time for testing
  • Students should get adequate rest each night and eat a healthy breakfast at home or at school 
  • Bring a school issued Chromebook (fully charged) with the power cord

Below is the Link to Practice Site for format and tools familiarization:

Testing Schedule for 4/26 - 4/30:

Georgia Milestones:  End of Grade (EOG) SPRING 

Day of Testing 

EOG Content 

Mon/April 26 

Mathematics Section 1 

Tues/April 27 

Mathematics Section 2 

Thurs/April 29 (Science 5 & 8) 

Science Section 1 

Fri/April 30 (Science 5 & 8) 

Science Section 2 

For additional testing information, please reach out to our Assistant Principal/School Testing Coordinator -
DeKalb County School District 2021 MOSAIC -Summer Learning Program

In preparation to meet the needs of students this summer, the 2021 MOSAIC Summer Learning Programs link is open for families to register through DCSD's website.  Parents can access the list of summer programs via the school district's website by clicking on Parents on the homepage and then clicking on Summer School.  A direct link to the summer school program page is provided to share with all parents. DeKalb County School District Summer School

Autism Awareness Month
 DCSD joins families and organizations across the nation in recognizing the month of April as National Autism Awareness Month. This is an opportunity to honor scholars with autism and the professionals who serve them. We celebrate our exceptional students!

Upcoming Events:

4/27  4 PM - 6 PM - Parent Conference Night

4/28 @ 6 PM - Region 2 Town Hall Meeting - Please click the link below:

Region 2

4/29 - Welcome back to our additional in-person learners!

5/3 - 5/7 Teacher Appreciation Week.  Our PTA is planning now to ensure that our teachers and staff are honored during this week of celebration!!!!

5/6 - SHES Virtual Art Show, sponsored by Ms. King. The show will not be LIVE; however, a link will be provided for you to enjoy the creativity of our students.

Have a spectacular weekend and enjoy some quality time with your family! 

Dr. Karen Williams, Principal
Captain Planet says, “The Power is Yours!” 🌎 🌱

Happy Earth Day!!! Thank you to Publix employees @ Piedmont Store, staff and their kids, and Captain Planet along with CP board chair Laura Turner Seydel. This army of volunteers got our STEM gardens cleaned up and ready for planting. All the vegetables the kids plant this spring will be donated to the local food bank this summer. Thanks to Stephanie Spencer, Laurie Law, Angelique, Leo and Caroline Manzi, Kristin, Whitney and Andy Moehlich, Julia and Cole Harrison, Allison Nelson , Mark Montello, Janice, Kaitlyn, and Micah Florence. 
Last Chance to Order Spirit Wear!

Monday, April 26th will be the last day for this school year to order John Lewis Be More shirts or other spirit wear from the school store. These will be available for pick up soon. 

Please go to Membership Toolkit to make your purchases:


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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