DAWSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Home of the Tigers
180 Northstar Drive, Columbus, GA 31907
office (706) 683-8732 fax (706) 683-8737
Dawson Elementary School is designated as a Title I Opportunity School for the 2018 – 2019 school year.
For your convenience, Dawson Elementary will host extended dates and times for verification. Parents may pick up packets in the office on July 22 – July 26 and on July 30 – July 31 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. We will have verification on Thursday, August 1 from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM and on Friday, August 2 from 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Please call the office at (706) 683-8732 if you have any questions.
What you need to bring:
- TWO proofs of address: 1. lease/mortgage/property tax AND 2. current utility bill stating name and service address
- New students need a withdrawal form from previous school or last report card. We also need a copy of the birth certificate, social security card, GA immunization form 3231, and GA eye, ear, and dental form 3300
- Please call the office for requirements if you need an affidavit of residency.
The first day of the 2019-2020 school year is Thursday, August 8. Please be sure to that you have completed the verification process by August 2 to ensure that your child will be able to start on time.
Welcome students, parents, and community members! I consider it an honor to serve as your principal at Dawson Elementary. My mission is to build positive relationships so that we can better understand each other and work together to create a brighter future for our children. I’d like to thank each of you in advance for your commitment to our school’s success. Thank you for allowing your child to be a part of our Dawson family. -Mrs. Hampel