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Heard-Mixon Elementary School


14110 Highway 36
Covington, Georgia 30014
Ms. Marquita Wilkins, Principal
Dr. Angelia Cameron, Assistant Principal 
Phone (770) 784-2980/Fax (770) 784-2984 

Heard-Mixon Elementary School Web Site

Grades Served: PreK-5 (SACS Accredited)
Mascot: Super Star
School Colors: Blue and White
Original building built in 1954
Additions: 1972, 1976, 1979, 1988, 1993, 1997

Programs:
School-Wide Creative Writing Program, Learning Focused School, Summer Reading Program Accelerated Reader Program, Reading Buddy Program, and DARE.

Organizations & Clubs:
Jr. Beta Club, 4-H Club, Boy Scouts, Girls Scouts, Honor Chorus, School Council, 4th & 5th Grade Book Club, Wellness, Music/Instrumental, Science & Math, Art/Sculpting

Awards/Recognition:
2005 Title I Distinguished School
2004 Georgia Oustanding Achievement School
Winner Newton County Schools 2002 Teacher of the Year
Winner Newton County Schools 2001 Teacher of the Year
Reading First Grant (1998-2001)
State Safety Poster Contest - County and State Winners (1998-2001)
Numerous Presidential Fitness Awards (1994-2001)
Multiple County Recitation Contest Winners (10 in last two years)
County Media Festival Winners (1998-2001)
Many DCA Winners in 4-H
County Winner-National Nurses Week Poster Contest

Directions (From Atlanta) Travel east on I-20 to exit 93 (Hazelbrand Road) and turn right. Continue straight to the intersection of Highway 36 and turn left at the light. Travel approximately five miles on Highway 36. The school is on the right.