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Registration for the 2022-2023 School Year is OPEN!

All students MUST register.

If you are a Returning Sagamore Student:

  1. Log into your Parent Portal in Infinite Campus HERE 
  2. Complete the annual verification.  
  3. Upload your current proof of residence to the portal directly.  

Parent/Guardian must have an Infinite Campus Parent Portal account to verify/update their student(s) information. If you need your activation key visit the Portal Activation Key Site.  If that does not work, contact [email protected].

Parents/Guardians who do not already have a portal account should visit https://www.dekalbschoolsga.org/infinite-campus/ for instructions. 
Parents/Guardians, who have forgotten their portal username and/or password should click on the Forgot username? or Forgot password? link as appropriate on the portal login page 

  • Need more help?  Click HERE.  

If you are a Transfer Student from another Dekalb County School:

  1. Please inform your last school that you are leaving.
  2. Complete the annual verification.
  3. Upload your new proof of residence.
  4. Email Sagamore, so we know you are coming!  
Need to check if Sagamore is your new school?  Click on the school locator button HERE. Registrar info:  [email protected]
If you are a New Student to Dekalb County School District:
All students must register using Dekalb County's Online Registration.  

  1. Go to Dekalb County's Online Registration Site
  2. Gather your documents. You can scan them. Need to use your phone as a scanner?  Here's how - Scanning Documents Using Cell Phones. Please upload all requested docs.  You will have time to get all of the requested documents over the summer.
  3. Once the application is started, please note the application number.  Applications can be saved and continued. If you get a DENIED or HOLD message, email the registrar [email protected] immediately for assistance.  Please include the application number.

If you have questions about the documents, you can go
 here This is what the system will ask you for:
  • Birth certificate
  • Parent/Guardian ID
  • GA Immunization form 3231
  • GA Hearing, Vision, Dental and Nutrition Form 3300.  Please scan all papers as one document if possible and upload it.
  • Social security card or mark the waiver on the online application.
  • Proof of residence in the form of a utility bill, lease or mortgage, or deed.  Proof of residence must be dated after March 24.   If you are living with another person and need an affidavit, see the online instructions.  Page 5 of the affidavit is waived during Covid-19. For all hardship transfers, the information comes from the Office of School Assignment and is needed before the 22-23 school year.
  • Report card if transferring from another county.
  • Any relevant court documents that pertain to custody, name changes, etc. 

 All applicants MUST live in the Sagamore School Zone or have district approval.  This will be strictly enforced.  

  • For all international students & Non-English Speaking Students, please call 678-676-6602 to schedule a check-in time with Dekalb International Welcome Center. 

If you run into difficulties, please feel free to email the school registrar at [email protected]

Scholar's Academy-Summer School 2022

Scholars Academy 

Dates: June 13-July 15, 2022

Time: 8:30-3:00 PM
Buses: Yes!
Lunch provided: YES!
Cost:  FREE!
Questions?  Call (678) 676-0129

Scholars Academy is designed to accelerate learning for current 3rd through 8th-grade students through ELA/reading, mathematics, and enrichment.

Summer Learning Opportunities

Registration is now open for the 2022 MOSAIC Summer Learning Program. The program supports the instructional core of the school district—our students, our teachers, and the content taught and learned —through remediation, acceleration, enrichment, and social-emotional learning. Our goal is to engage all learners, including English learners, students with disabilities, and gifted students.
Through face-to-face, blended and virtual learning, students will benefit from teacher-led instruction and student-directed lessons that are intentional. Students will engage in authentic, engaging, and meaningful experiences. 
Please click here to register. 

Calling All Rising 6th Graders

For all HMS Rising 6th Grade Families
Cougar CAMP!

Henderson Middle School will have its annual HMS Cougar Camp on Tuesday, August 2, 2022.  Please open this link for more information about the camp and a registration link.  Also, parents may check Henderson's school website for more information.  A link to our school website is below:

Afterschool Academy (ASA)-After School Extended Day Program (ASEDP)

Our After School Extended Day Program runs each day after school from 2:30 pm until 6:00 pm. Children enjoy outdoor fun, gym time, art, games, and even some time to complete homework. The cost for the program is $60.00 a week for one and $110.00 for two and $170.00 for three.  
Each year, there is an annual program registration fee of $25.00 for one, $40.00 for two, or $65.00 for three.  Applications are required to be turned in before the student is allowed to stay for ASA.  Parents are responsible for any changes to the information sheet.

Payments can be made 3 ways at this time:
1.  Check-made out to Sagamore Hills-ASEDP
2. Online payments here-please note there is a service fee.
3. Money order-made out to Sagamore Hills -ASEDP-please put child's name in the notes

The card reader at Sagamore is currently unavailable.  Staff will let parents know once it is up and running.


Sagamore's Project Learning Garden Helps Local Families

Spencer working in the Garden
Photo credit: Kevin D. Lilies
 Check out an article about Sagamore's STEM Garden and a new initiative called "Project Learning Garden".  This initiative is through the Atlanta-based Captain Planet Foundation, is helping schools address food scarity across the region.  

Superintendent's Newsletter

Please click here to access Superintendent, 
Mrs. Cheryl Watson-Harris' Weekly Newsletter.

Stay Informed!

Stay informed about Sagamore Hills Elementary School Events!

Messages regarding severe weather, school closings, school events, etc. will be communicated through School Messenger.  To OPT-IN, text "Y" or "Yes" to 6-7587.

 This is a great way to stay informed about school programs, activities, and important updates.

More important links below: 

PTA Website: http://sagamorehillspta.org/

Sagamore Hills Foundation: http://sagamorehillsfoundation.org

Sagamore Hills PTA Sunday Newsletter Sign-up: http://sagamorehillspta.org/announcements

Sagamore Named Project Wet School of the Year!

Each year Georgia Project WET recognizes a School at the Awards Ceremony during EEA’s annual conference.  Sagamore is proud to announce that we were named School of the Year for 2020!  Great job students and staff!  What great fun we have learning about water and our local Turtle Creek!
 Monica Kilpatrick, Georgia Project State Coordinator is pictured above with Stepanie Spencer, our fabulous S.T.E.M. Teacher!  
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