The community of Flowery Branch is located approximately 50 miles north of Atlanta. It is a beautiful small-town community near Lake Lanier and also the home to the Atlanta Falcons. The close proximity of Flowery Branch to Lake Lanier, the mountains, and Atlanta offers a wide variety of recreational and cultural activities. Flowery Branch Elementary is located in the southwest corner of the county. Flowery Branch Elementary opened in 1973 at the current location. The building has gone through several renovations and additions over the past 30 years.
We currently have 604 students attending grades K-5. We also house two Ninth District Pre-K classes and a Hall County special-needs Pre-K. Our staff consists of 63 members, of which 42 are certified teachers. We have an average daily student attendance rate of 96.25% while our average daily teacher attendance rate is 97.3%.
Valuable programs that are available to our students are chorus, a piano lab, Advance, Read Across America, 4-H, as well as Dreambox Theater, Science Olympiad, and a Veteran’s Day assembly; all of which have been added in the past three years. We also have special showcase nights spotlighting individual grades and their student achievement. The importance of living a healthy and active lifestyle is another area of focus for Flowery Branch Elementary. Within the past three years, we have participated in the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, Health M Powers and Power Up for 30.
Flowery Branch Elementary embraces community involvement to care for the Whole Child. Our current Partners in Education include Chick-fil-a, Publix, and Flowery Branch Chiropractic. Our students also receive support from PTO, parents, and numerous volunteers.