Morrow High School
Teacher of the Year
The vision of Clayton County Public Schools is to be a district of excellence preparing ALL students to live and compete successfully in a global society.
The mission of Clayton County Public Schools is to be accountable to all stakeholders for providing a globally competitive education that empowers students to achieve academic and personal goals and to become college and career ready, productive, responsible citizens.
1. To increase academic achievement for all students in Clayton County Public Schools as evidenced by state, national and international assessment results
2. To provide and maintain a safe, orderly and secure learning environment
3. To create an environment that promotes active engagement, accountability, and collaboration of all stakeholders to maximize student achievement
4. To effectively communicate the system's vision and purpose and allow stakeholder involvement in an effort to build understanding and support
5. To provide high quality support services delivered on time and within budget to promote student academic success in the Clayton County Public Schools
6. To recruit and retain highly qualified and effective staff
Welcome to Morrow High School, home of the Mustangs! You are part of a great school with strong traditions and a proud past.
One of the strengths of our school is its diversity. You will have the opportunity to meet people from many cultures and ethnic groups. Be ready to face new experiences, meet new people and make new friends. Come to school with an open mind and a willingness to take on the challenges for your future. You will find the staff to be respectful, supportive and willing to help all students with academic as well as social concerns. Put simply, we care. There is something for everyone and every interest at Morrow, so take advantage of the extensive offerings in both academics and activities available to you.
Finally, take the time to set personal and academic goals for this school year. Your family, teachers, administrators and support staff want you to be successful. Let us work together to achieve the success you deserve as a student and member of Morrow High School.
Dr. Pamela Pitts
Please visit the Clayton County website to create your Infinite Campus Portal, from here you can log-in to view your child’s progress, communicate with teachers, and etc… Please follow the directions below. If you have any additional questions, please contact me.
From the Clayton County website www.clayton.k12.ga.us,
·Select Students and Parents
·Select Infinite Campus for Parents
o Parent Portal Quick Guide – a quick reference guide for parents to retrieve their activation key and create their username and password. If a parent cannot retrieve their activation key, the document instructs them to contact the school.
o Infinite Campus Portal for Parents Guide – a comprehensive document informing parents how to navigate the Campus Portal
o School Directory – lists each school’s phone number, contact person’s name and email.
Clayton County Public Schools (CCPS) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in admission to its programs, services, or activities, in access to them, in treatment of individuals, or in any aspect of their operations. Clayton County Public Schools’ Career, Technical and Agricultural Education (CTAE) department does not discriminate in enrollment or access to any of the available programs located in middle or high schools. The challenging CTAE curriculum, in conjunction with core academics, provides a robust academic skills and hands-on experience. Program offerings include: Automotive, Agricultural Science, Broadcast/Video Production, Business and Computer Science/ IT, Construction, Cosmetology, Culinary Arts, Engineering and Technology, Education, Graphic Communication and Design, Government and Public Safety including JROTC, Healthcare Science, and Marketing Education. Program offerings vary by school location. The lack of English language skills shall not bea barrier to admission or participation in the district’s activities and programs. The Clayton County Public Schools also does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices. This notice is provided as required by the Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and the American Disability Act of 1990. Questions, complaints, or requests for additional information regarding these laws may be forwarded to the designated compliance coordinator(s). Office of Legal Compliance, Attn: Latasha Lowe, 1058 Fifth Avenue Jonesboro, GA 30326 or via phone: 770-473-2700.
Clayton County Public Schools Newest Pilot
Morrow High School AFJROTC Cadet Colonel Matthew Faulk has succeeded in his longtime dream of becoming a pilot. On February 26, 2014, he successfully passed his “check ride” test which consisted of his ability to pass a ground’s test and control the Diamond DA20 aircraft.
Cadet Colonel Faulk not only received his pilot’s license but was awarded the Harrison Ford Flight Training Scholarship in the amount of $7,500. When asked about his future goals, Matthew replied, “Become a pilot, of course, in the USAF”.
Cadet Col Faulk has applied to the United States Air Force Academy. If accepted, he will receive training and foundational leadership experience that will prepare him to become an officer in the United States Air Force.
Morrow High School is a BULLY FREE ZONE. Please take the time to read our policies on bullying.