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Welcome to Matilda Harris Elementary School
Dr. Heath Heron, Principal

Home of the Jaguars, Matilda Harris Elementary School (MHES) is named after Matilda Tompkins (Ann) Harris.  Matilda Harris was the first female African American teacher in Camden County who began her 60 year educational career in 1871.  Admired for her personal qualities and her leadership abilities, the General Assembly of the State of Georgia designated the Camden County Training School as the Matilda Harris Elementary School on February 18, 1964.

                                      Welcome Information for Parents


Students in 3rd-5th grade are now able to practice for the End of Grade test online. This LINK will take you to the site. The questions are just a few clicks away.
Be sure to use the Google Chrome browser!

1) Click the green "Test Practice" circle on the right side
2) Click the words "Online Tools Training"
3) Click "End of Grade Test Practice"
4) Click "Standard Online Tools"
5) Click "Grades 3-5"

Username: Georgia35     Password: Training

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Georgia Milestones

Do you have questions about the new Georgia Milestones Assessment?

Click here to view The Parent's Guide to New Tests in Georgia created by the National PTA or click here to read information from the Georgia Department of Education. These two resources provide lots of helpful information about the new Georgia Milestones Assessment System. If you still have questions, please feel free to contact your child's school. We are always here to help!

Online Student Registration


Was your child registered in Camden County Schools last year? Registration updates for returning students are available online. Please take a moment to update your registration information for the new school year before your school's Open House event.

Click here to access our online student registration.

From the Parent Portal sign into your PowerSchool account.

  • Select the student you wish to register along the top
  • Click the "Returning Student Registration 2016-2017" link on the left side navigation menu or the plug icon in the top right Applications
  • Agree to the Terms and Conditions
  • Click Begin Forms

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Georgia Milestones Assessment Results
Show Progress and Opportunity for Camden County Schools

The Georgia Department of Education recently released student scores from the 2014-15 administration of the Georgia Milestones Assessment System which includes End of Grade (EOG) tests in grades 3-8 and End of Course (EOC) tests in grades 9-12. Results from this first year of Georgia Milestones reveal areas of accomplishment and opportunities for growth.  As expected, due to the more rigorous standards assessed by Georgia Milestones, statewide scores were lower than teachers and parents are accustomed to receiving. Camden County’s students’ scores were, once again, higher than the state average in most areas.

To read the Georgia Milestones Parent Letter, click here

To read more about the Georgia Milestones Assessment results, click here.

To learn more about district and school level assessment results, visit our CCS Dashboard here.  
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