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Parent University: Shine Like A Star
November 11 3pm - 4pm
Meeting Link

Parent University
**Parents please take a moment to complete the following survey about technology:
HTE BrightBytes Parent Survey Link

October Student of the Month


Hightower Trail Elementary School is excited to welcome you back to school!

***Classes begin at 7:35 every morning***

Please make sure you are in a comfortable work environment. For help please see student and parent technology help videos & directions in the tech help folder in ClassLink.

Below are the steps your child will follow to get logged in every day.

To begin:

***iPads log in through the ClassLink app***ClassLink


STEP 2: In CLASSLINK, click the itsLearning icon.

STEP3: Click on your HOMEROOM course

Make sure you log in on time! (Before 7:35am)


Student Login: all credentials are in lowercase

  • Username: Does not change (9 + First Initial of first name + full last name (some may have a # at the end)@students.rockdale.k12.ga.us

    • Example: 9sgartrell (or) 9sgartrell1@students.rockdale.k12.ga.us

  • Password:9+ first initial of first name + first initial of last name + last 3 digits of student ID#   
    • Example: 9sp000

Welcome Back to School


Toi Sampson

(Click to see welcome video)

Assistant Principal:

Anthony Browning

(Click to see welcome video)

Support Staff & Specials Introductions:

Art- Christian

Music - McCampbell

P.E. - Roulhac

Spanish - Toledo

Media Center - Fitzgerald

 J. Foster

HTE Preparing for the 2020-2021 School Year

*August 20: Virtual Open House – Parents choose from one of the following times: 5:00pm, 5:40pm, 6:20pm, or 7:00pm

*August 24: 1st day of school for students

*June 10, 2021: Last day of school for students

Virtual back to school

* Important information about the reopening of RCPS schools

* Mrs. Sampson’s Welcome Back Parent letter

* Synchronous vs Asynchronous Learning at HTE

*Create or update your Parent Portal Infinite Campus Parent Account


Masks and social distancing are required

Social Distance


District Announcements

***Click here for Student Technology Help Videos***
***iPad Help Sheet***

Our Team is here to help. Please contact us for assistance HTE phone number 770-388-0751 or click here to make an appointment to bring your device to the school for technology support.

Our Mission

To empower every student to thrive within a world-class culture of excellence.