We received a four star rating on our recent CCRPI School Climate Rating. Alex II also earned a CCRPI score of 94.8, up from 89.5 in 2015. Victory is in Progress (VIP) at Alex II.
1156 College Street | Macon, Georgia 31201
Phone: Phone: 478-779-2700 | Fax: 478-779-2670
Principal: Bertha Caldwell
Assistant Principal: Walsetta Miller
|2017 March Atomic News
3/23 5th Grade Parent Academy 6:00-7:00
3/24 Spring Concert in afternoon TBA
3/26 Cherry Blossom parade, 4 PM
3/27-3/31 Spring Break
4/7 Milestones PEP Assembly/Activity
4/10-28 Milestones Testing
4/18 Kindergarten field trip-strawberry patch
4/25 Kindergarten Parent Academy
4/29 Spring Fling
End of Year Awards Programs in Gym
5/23 Kindergarten, 9:30 am
5/23 Pre-K, 11:30 am
5/24 1st & 2nd Grade, 9:30 am
5/25 3rd & 4th Grade, 9:30 am, 5th Grade – 1 pm
5/26 5th Grade Moving Up Ceremony – 9:30 am
Sabah Afridi, in Mrs. Dunning's 4th grade class, won the design contest for the Alex II Cherry Blossom Parade to be held on March 26th at 4pm. The winner was announced during the Feb. 14th PTA meeting. PTA needs large cardboard boxes to make Sabah's design a reality. Please drop off any large cardboard boxes you may have at the gym entrance. Construction of the Cherry Blossom Float will take place March 18th and 19th. Students whose families help construct the float will be given priority to ride on the float. Everyone is welcome to join us at the parade on Sunday, March 26th! Please plan to wear an Alexander II shirt or dress as Einstein. A Sign Up Genius for tasks will be sent out next week
Ms. Polly Roe, Alex II Teacher of the Year, was honored at an annual banquet celebrating Bibb County’s 2016-2017 Teachers of the Year. Mrs Brandi Malloy was also be honored as the Media Specialist of the Year for Bibb County Schools on Monday, October 10 at Mercer University. Dominque Nichols, a teacher from Westside High School, was named Bibb’s Teacher of the Year at the banquet.
Congratulations to BRANDI MALLOY
Alexander II enjoyed Freaky Friday on November 20th. Parents volunteered to take the place of teachers, lunchroom workers, custodians, and our librarian for 30 minutes-1 hour time periods through out the day. Click on the FREAKY FRIDAY to see our Alexander II Magnet School parents at work! This event celebrated Georgia Parent Engagement Month in November.
The Band of Brothers are pictured below with Mayor Robert Reichert on 3-21-17. Mr. Ellington, BoB sponsor, and Mrs. Worthy, Alex II Counselor, accompanied the students to an event at the Terminal station where Macon-Bibb county was honored by AARP for selection as an age-friendly community,extending it's partnership with the county for five years.
Science Olympiad Winners
1st place Clarence M., Joshua F. Straw Tower
1st Place Sarah W., Allie E. Crimebusters
2nd place Onna R., Jason T. 24 Game and Barge Building
Congratulations to our six Alex II winners of the Young Georgia Authors competition in the Bibb County School District, RESA District # 8 . Thank you, Mrs. King, for your guidance and inspiring instruction!!!
1st Place Winners
4th Henry B. Detective
5th Layla F. A Cause for Peace
2nd Place Winners
K-5 Anna R. Cats
1st Olive K. What is a Friend?
3rd Place Winners
2nd Brody J. President Jimmy
3rd Lisa V. Opposite World
Congratulations to Mr. Dingess and to the 4th and 5th grade chorus students. They performed at the LGPE competition and earned one superior and 3 excellent ratings!
Congratulations to Alex II students who raised over $800 for "Sleep Out for Daybreak"
Our History Bee Winners competed at Regionals in Jackson on Thursday 2-2-17. Henry B., Gabriel H., Joshua W. Dallas M., Lilly H., & Allie E. represented Alex II. Congratulations to Onna R. (5th) & Henry B. (4th) for qualifying to compete at the National History Bee!
Our Science Fair Winners competed at Regionals in Milledgeville on Friday 2-3-17. They were: Whitney G., Ashlyn B., Stella J., Jaylen J., Maddie C., Julia B., Lily H., Hunter M., Ethan E., Lillian H. & Joshua W. Congratulations to Julia B. who tied for BEST IN SHOW. Congrats also to 1st place winners Lillian H. & Julia B. and 2nd place winners Hunter M. & Joshua W.
Congratulations to members of Millionaires' Club, those who have read 1,000,000 Words
1 Gabe H. with over 3,300,000 words
2 Wilson B. with over 1,600,000 words
3 Dallas M. with over 1,600,000 words
4 Lillian H. with over 1,400,000 words
5 Saige L. with over 1,000,000 words
Please welcome new teacher, Ms. Charmaine Scott, to 3rd grade at Alexander II. She replaces Ms. Armstrong. Ms.Scott comes to us with 1 ½ years experience. We are glad to have her.
Howard Middle School-5th Grade Parent Night
All parents of current 5th grade students are invited to Howard Middle School on Monday, March 20, 2017 at 6:00 PM for an information session. The HMS Principal, Mr. Allen, will share about all of the great offerings that are available at Howard so that you can join your 5th grader in getting truly excited about middle school. Go ahead and mark your calendars today so you don’t miss this great event!