School Purpose Statements

The Richmond County School Vision :
Learning Today... Leading Tomorrow

The mission of the Richmond County School system
is to educate students to become

lifelong learners and productive citizens.

Daily Announcements

  Welcome back to Barton Chapel Elementary School,
                                  2014 - 2015!!

We welcome to our New Principal, Dr. Carletha  Doyle!

The greeting from Dr. Dyle and her photograph are coming soon!

We thank you for another fruitful year at Barton Chapel.

Scholars, teachers, staff, parents, Ft. Gordon, and the whole B.C. community,
thank you for your support!!

B.C.E.S. is excited at the new BEGINNING for 2014-2015
Barton Chapel is getting ready for a new school year.

The teacher workshop starts on July 21 (Mon) through 24(Thurs), 2014 at Barton Chapel E.S.
The important information will be discussed.

  ***** A Glance at Barton Chapel ********

 The update is coming soon!
                         Thank you for choosing B.C.E.S.!

Thank you for your patience!

A Message from Ms. Williams A Fabulous, Caring Counselor Visit College and Career Cafe! We are College and Career Ready! 2014-2015 

............  The updates from Mrs. Williams is coming soon!  ..........

    We were the best ever in 2014, but
we will be even better in 2014-2015
with infinite growth for 2014-1015 at Barton Chapel!

Visit our Standards-Based College & Career Ready Cafe

"Future is for those who are prepared." We are practicing the College & Career
Performance Index.

Congratulations to Mrs. Williams for becoming nationally certified
as a school counselor
and also licensed as a clinician!

We are proud of your professionalism! You have set an example for us to follow!

......A Message from Ms. Barnes .......The B.C.P.T.A. never stops sharing, helping, and supporting our Scholars, Teachers, and Staff! Let's Join the B.C.P.T.A.! 2014-2015  


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  PTA News
: Join the B.C.P.T.A! 
  Ms. Barnes organizes a lot of fun events to support and encourage
  B.C. scholars, teachers, and  staff throughout the year! 
                             Our P.T.A. is NUMBER ONE!

** Thank you, Mrs. Barnes and Mrs. Thomas for leading and supporting our P.T.A.!!

PAR data wall: What's your STRENGTH?   What's your WEAKNESS?  What's your NEXT STEP?


...... ....... Congratulations to Mrs. Brady for a Teacher of the Year 2014-2015    
   A Teacher of the Year 2014-2015 
  Thank you, Mrs.Brady. You are NUMBER ONE!! 
The photograph and the greeting from Mrs. Brady are coming up soon!

...... ....... Congratulations to Mrs. Rountree --- a Paraprofessional of the Year.....................
   A Message from Coach Butler ----- A Paraprofessional Of the Year 2014 - 2015
is coming soon!
*** B.C. Community, thank you for your support!

  2329 Barton Chapel Road
  Augusta, Georgia 30906
  Fax: 706-796-4774

  Race to the Independent Reader!  
What's your Reading Goal?
          STAR Reading Test              AR Quiz                  AR Book Finder       

   Principal's Books of May ***** Read and Think! Apply in your life!
                          Character Word: Initiative
 Think how you can help others and improve communities. 

Public Information

Join the East Central Georgia Regional Library Summer Reading Programs
May 23rd - July 25th

RCSS Connections

A Parent Guide to Destination Math and A Parent Guide to Destination Reading are available to give insight on using the Houghton Mifflin website. The web address is http://rd.richmond.k12.ga.us/lms

System News

School Bus Route Information

RCSS online School Bus Webquery is now available to access your child's school bus number and route information for the 2014-2015 school year.


The Richmond County School System is proud to announce the offering of Virtual Summer School 2014. The Virtual Summer School will launch on May 25th for all Richmond County K-8 students and end on August 2, 2014. For complete details, please click here.
Tue, Aug 5 - Fri, Aug 8
Teacher - Preplanning
Wednesday, August 6
Friday, August 8
Elementary Schools Open House 6:00~8:00PM
Monday, August 11
First Day of School
Tuesday, August 12
Tuesday, August 19
Monday, September 1
Labor Day Holiday

Today, 7/24/2014
High: 94 Low: 72
Chance thunderstorms
41% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 7/25/2014
High: 93 Low: 72
Chance thunderstorms
25% chance of precipitation.