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.

Mrs. Bonita Banks

  • Mrs. Bonita Banks

    Email: bonita_banks@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

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

    TEACHING EXPERIENCE
    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)

    ACADEMIC BACKGROUND
    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

IMPORTANT UPDATES

  • Returning School Issued Device 

    As we approach the end of the 2020-21 school year, we want to communicate our plan for device return to our school and device checkout for summer learning.  All devices checked out to students must be checked back in.  If your student has a school-owned Chromebook, laptop, hot spot, or other device, please plan to return the device(s) during the designated date and time listed below.

    Monday, May 24th 9:00 am – 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

    Tuesday, May 25th 9:00 am – 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

    Wednesday, May 26th 9:00 am – 1:00 pm (ONLY)

     Devices will be assessed for condition upon return.  If devices show signs of damage, fines may be assigned to cover the cost of replacement parts and repairs.  Fines can be paid by credit or debit card or cash at the time of the return.  If a device is returned in good condition, no fine will be assessed.  If a device is not returned, a fine for full replacement will be charged and services will be turned off for that device.  Please click on the link below for more information about fines.

    Additional information concerning fines (English)

    Additional information concerning fines (Spanish)

     

    Directions For Device Return Day

     1) Enter school through front door (face mask are required).

    2)  Check in at the Media Center.  Bring all components, including chargers and have the device fully charged and powered on in order to expedite the return process.  Be sure device has been wiped down and is free of debris.  Complete top portion “Device Return Checklist” (provided day of check-in).

    3)  The technology team will inspect the device(s).  If the device(s) are in good working order, the “Device Return Checklist” will be signed and a copy provided.  If fines are necessary, proceed to next station, if no fines are assessed, device turn in is complete.

    4)  Pay fines (if necessary) (by cash or credit card ONLY), copy of “Device Return Checklist” with payment verification will be provided. 

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  • Summer Enrichment & Acceleration Program

    Parent(s)/Guardian(s):

    We are pleased to offer a Summer Enrichment + Acceleration program at Centerville ES from June 14, 2021 - July 2, 2021. The program runs from 8:00am - 2:00pm, Monday-Friday. If you are interested in your student(s) attending, please take a moment to complete the interest form by clicking on this link. Seating is limited and students will be selected in the order in which they sign up. Once all slots are filled, students will be placed on a waiting list. The parents of the waiting list students will be contacted if seats become available.

    Thank you for your continued support. 

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  • Title I: Virtual Kindergarten Transition Workshop - Tuesday, May 25, 2021 @ 6:00 PM

    Do you have a rising Kindergarten student and need more information about how to transition your child to Kindergarten?

    Parents/Guardians of Centerville Elementary School's rising Kindergarten students (children who will be 5 on or before September 01, 2021), please join us by Zoom on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at 6:00pm for our Kindergarten Transition Workshop.  The workshop will provide you with information about our curriculum, class room and school expectations, how to support your student to effortlessly transition to Kindergarten, volunteer opportunities, and resources available to aid your child's learning at home.

    Join us by clicking on the link below:

    https://gcpsk12-org.zoom.us/j/97620416408?pwd=YzVOSThFWVhUb2MzeERaVFc2OGt3QT09 

    Meeting ID: 976 2041 6408     Passcode: 890422
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School Information

Lunch

  • 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.

    Kindergarten

    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

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.

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