Nickie Tillery


District 2
Term Ends:2022

706-748-2002 Fax
P.O. Box 2427
Columbus, GA 31902





Blanchard Elementary School is proud to collaborate with community partners established by the Columbus Chamber of Commerce and known as Partners in Education (PIEs). These partners support our school with volunteer hours, funding, resources unique to their business/operation.

2022-2023 School Improvement Plan

Instructional Goal: By July 2023, Blanchard Elementary will increase the implementation of Flexible Content & Tools as a Core 4 focus with all teachers who participate in job embedded professional development with 80% fidelity as measured by status reports, walk-throughs and reflection survey feedback.

Climate Goal: By July 2023, Blanchard Elementary will increase awareness of and adherence to the district’s Mission, Vision and Values to create a “Culture of Kindness” for all stakeholders as measured by stakeholder surveys and a reduction in the BESS elevated and extremely elevated categories.


Our PBIS Motto

Blanchard Owls are responsible, respectful, and safe.

Blanchard uses a Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports evidence-based framework to improve school culture and student behavior, promoting a safe environment for learning and focusing on positive behaviors. 

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My child has come so far academically since attending Blanchard and loves going to school every day. The teachers take great care and time with students. The school is a warm, welcoming learning environment.