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  About The School  

Welcome to Bowdon Elementary School

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Bowdon Elementary welcomes you to our school website and offers you an invitation to visit us in Bowdon, Georgia. 

We are proud of our accomplishments, but continue to strive for excellence.
We anticipate an 
exciting and successful school year.

We believe that all students should be proud to attend Bowdon Elementary School.  We have high expectations for all students and desire for them to demonstrate their best each and every day. 

Believing that supporting the students of BES is a shared responsibility, we hope that you will partner with us to help your child achieve success. One means of accomplishing this task is through open communication; therefore, we encourage of you to get to know us personally, visit our school, and involve yourself in our activities. 

 If you have questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to let us know. 

Lorie Teal, Principal

Ginny Edwards, Assistant Principal

Sharanda Keith, Counselor  


                                                                             223 Kent Avenue                                                                                                                                                                   Bowdon, Ga.  30108

Phone 770-258-2161
Fax 770-258-8204

 School Hours:  

First Bell 7:35, Tardy Bell at 7:40
 Bus  Dismissal 2:25, Car Dismissal 2:35


Mission Statement

As ONE BOWDON, our mission is to educate with PRIDE, the head, heart, and hands for today and tomorrow.


Our students will think critically, act compassionately, work meaningfully, choose wisely, and live joyfully.  

Belief Statements

*Head-Establish high learning expectations for everyone that drive success and prepare students to be lifelong learners.  

*Heart- to develop and nurture children who possess respect and compassion for themselves and others.

*Hands-to build students of action and accountability who serve their community and global society.