Centerville Elementary School

Excellent on Purpose

  • VisionCenterville Elementary School will be a world-class school where our students are ENCOURAGED to excel both academically and behaviorally; EMPOWERED to discover their strengths; and MOTIVATED to realize their full learning potential.

    MissionThe mission of Centerville Elementary School is to create a safe learning environment focused on academic excellence and high expectations for teaching and learning.


  • All Pro Dads Kick-Off Breakfast Meeting

    Calling All Positive Male Role Models or Influential Male in a CES student's life

    We are excited to be establishing an All-Pro Dad Chapter at Centerville Elementary School in Snellville Ga.  All-Pro Dad Chapters provide an opportunity for dads, uncles, older big brothers or another influential male to spend quality time with their children/student that will strengthen their relationship.  For one hour each month, you’ll get to join other males and kids at school for a fun, memory-making event. 

    Join us Saturday, November 20, 2021 at 8:30AM for our Kick-Off Breakfast meeting at Centerville ES' Cafe and find out what All-Pro Dads is all about.  We will have food fun and prizes.  Please click on the registration below.

    All Pro Dad is on a mission to help you love and lead your family well.

    All Pro Dads is passionately committed to bringing intentional focus to fathers/male role models around the world.  The message will inspire you to embrace who you are, give you tenderness of heart, and boldness of character.

    Click here to register for the Kick-Off Breakfast Meeting: 


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  • AKS at Home

    You are an important partner with your child’s teacher and school, whether your child is learning at home or at school.  As part of Gwinnett County Public Schools’ family engagement initiative, the school district seeks to empower parents with tools that allow you to help your children at home.  GCPS AKS at Home project provides math and language arts resources to support families so that you truly are partners in your children’s learning.  This support is available for families to access in the format that fits you and your schedule best.  You can attend live virtual meetings, view recorded information at a time that best fits your schedule, or gain tips and suggestions on how to best help your student(s) through tip sheets on a wide variety of topics.

    Click on this link to view the Zoom session schedule and to access the AKS at Home website.

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  • 2022-23 School Calendar Input 

    Centerville Elementary School and GCPS would appreciate your input in developing the school calendar for the 2022-23 school year.  We invite you to participate in a brief feedback session for the 2022-2023 GCPS school year.  Included below, you will find an instructional video explaining how to use the platform, as well as the link to provide feedback.

    Instructional Video: Calendar review for parents.mp4 

    Feedback Form:

    Thank you for your support and as always, be "Excellent on Purpose!"

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  • PTA Officers Needed!

    We are very eager to get our PTA up and running!  We will need the following Executive Board Members to get started on the work:

    *President  *Co-President  *Vice-President  *Secretary

    Please contact Ms. Jarrell in the Parent Center at 678.639.3721 for your interest.  Additional information will be provided to all interested candidates.

    You may decide that you want to join a committee instead or that this type of leadership is right up your alley.  Whatever your preference, we are excited to start a fresh new year with a new team.  Please email, call 770.972.2220 (option #6) / 678.639.3721 or click the link below and complete the form and indicate what capacity you would like to serve.

    Thank you!

    PTA Executive Board Member Application

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  • 21-22 Supply List Now Available

    Click this link to access the 2021-2022 CES School Supply List.

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Meet the Principal

  • Mrs. Bonita Banks


    CENTERVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, Gwinnett County Public Schools, Snellville, Georgia (2016 - present)
    PARTEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, Gwinnett County Public Schools, Snellville, Georgia (2007 – 2016)

    PARTEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, Gwinnett County Public Schools, Snellville, Georgia (2005 – 2007)
    DR. MARTIN L. KING, JR. MIDDLE SCHOOL, New Orleans Public School District, New Orleans, LA (2003 – 2005)
    LORD BEACONSFIELD LANDRY MIDDLE SCHOOL, New Orleans Public School District, New Orleans, LA (2001 – 2003)
    EDWARD HENRY PHILLIPS MIDDLE SCHOOL, New Orleans Public School District, New Orleans, LA (1995 - 2001)

    Education Specialist in Educational Leadership, Argosy University – Atlanta, GA
    Master of Arts in Education/Administration and Supervision, University of Phoenix – Online, Phoenix, AZ
    Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, Southern University at New Orleans - New Orleans, LA 
    Bachelor of Arts in Print Journalism, Southern University at New Orleans - New Orleans, LA

School Information

Early Checkout

  • Checking A Student Out of School/Dismissal of Students

    1. The cut-off time for checking a student out of school early is 2:15PM.  Dismissal will only be allowed after 2:15PM in serious emergency situations (must be approved by an administrator). 
    2. A picture ID is required to check out a student.
    3. All students are to be checked out at the front reception desk.  Your child will be called for you. 
    4. In order to maintain a safe and security school, please do not go directly to the classroom.


  • Full price student meals are $1.50 for breakfast and $2.25 for lunch.

    Reduced price student meals are $0.30 for breakfast and $0.40 for lunch.

    Adult lunches are $3.00.


    10:50 AM to 11:25 AM

    1st Grade

    11:00 AM to 11:35 AM

    5th Grade

    11:10AM to 11:40AM

    3rd Grade

    11:35AM to 12:05PM

    4th Grade

    12:00PM to 12:30PM

    2nd Grade

    12:10 PM to 12:40 PM

CES Five Star Pledge

CES Five Star Pledge