Welcome to Factory Shoals Elementary School

Home of the Dynamic Dolphins!

Principal: Ms. Tara Cowins

Assistant Principal: Ms. Minda Trexler

School Motto: S.W.I.M.- "Success Within Me"


Upcoming Events:


Wednesday, March 29th- Special Olympics Day (Wear purple today!)

Thursday, March 30th- Chorus Concert- 6:00

Friday, March 31st- Dolphin Celebration

Friday, March 31st- Chick-Fil-a  biscuits sold in the Car Rider Line ($3-cash only)

Monday, April 3rd- Friday, April 7th- Spring Break Holidays!









Spring Break Holidays- April 3rd-7th
What's Going on at The Factory: April 2017
Factory Shoals named a "High Progress" Reward School!
Title I Parent Post Newsletter- Spring 2017
FSES' "Dolphin Details" Monthly Publication- Read the Latest News!
GMAS Testing Schedule (For Grades 3-5)
What's Going on at the Factory: March 2017 (updated 3-15)
Internet Safety Resources
Are You Looking for a Part Time or On-Call Job? Click HERE for more information about a great opportunity!
Do You Need to Change Your Child's Daily Transportation? Click Here to Find Out How!

2016-2017 Emma Lagare Jordan Counselors of the Year Named
Herlihy Named Library Media Specialist of the Year for DCSS
Two Douglas County Schools Named High Progress Reward Schools
Elementary Teams Rock the Reading Bowl
Douglas County Schools Earn AP Honors
AHS Student Elected to State DECA Office
Douglas County Students Excel at Regional Science Fair
Information Regarding Flu and Strep Throat
GMAS Testing Begins in April
LSHS Advances to State in National History Day Competition
Majority of Douglas County Schools "Beat the Odds"
LSHS Earns State and National STEM Certification
Registration Open for Online Courses for 2017-2018
Four of Douglas County’s High Schools Approved for International Skills Diploma Seal
Science and Engineering Fair Featured on DCTV 23
CHHS Principal Dr. Sean Kelly Named Principal of the Year Finalist
AdvancED Recommends DCSS for Reaccreditation
Casey Bethel Stars in Video Produced by the Governor's Office
Seven DCSS Schools Win Awards for Student Achievement
New Resource for Parents
Leading & Learning Magazine
Board of Education Receives Honor
Holidays and Important Dates
Douglas County CCRPI Averages Above State for All Levels
DCSS 2016 Four Year Graduation Rate 87.1%
Board Approves Strategic Plan 2016-2019
Free Downloads of Microsoft Office 365 for Students
Communique - Summary of 2015, 2016, and 2017 Board Meetings

School Events
•  Chorus Concert- 6:00
•  Dolphin Celebration
•  Chick-Fil-A Biscuits Sold in the Car Rider Line This Morning ($3 each)
•  Spring Break- No School! Enjoy the time off with your family!
Factory Shoals Elementary School and Douglas County 2016-2017 Parent and Student Handbooks
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Did you know that our school's handbook is now accessible online? Please click on the link below to access the new FSES Parent...

Click here for more information!
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Get Yours in the Car Rider Line for $3
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Eat yummy pizza and help earn money for our school!
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We are all mandated reporters for child abuse
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Taking an active role in your child's education makes a difference!
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Increase your Lexile Level at Home!
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Does your child need to stay after school?
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What is expected of my child?
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Start Reading Today!
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What does my child need to be successful for school?
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What Do I Need to Know About FSES?
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How much does lunch cost this year?
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Please save your soda can pop tabs!
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When should I plan my family's vacation?
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Congratulations Mrs. Hilton
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We take Drug-Free and Bully-Free Lifestyles Seriously!
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Does Your Child Need a Dental Visit?
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Fun Computer Activities At Home!
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Where Do I Pick Up my Children?
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Be the first to learn the latest news at FSES!
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Read on for more information!
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Academic Excellence with Caring
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How hot is too hot? How cold is too cold?
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What is acceptable to wear?
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Do you have a child starting kindergarten this fall?  For detailed information about how to register your child for...
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What do I need to register my child?
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What's For Lunch?
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What should I do if my child is sick?
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