Additional dates for free COVID-19 testing for staff and students, CLICK HERE (Fechas adicionales para prueba de COVID-19 gratuita para el personal y los estudiantes, HAGA CLIC AQUÍ)

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News from Sims Elementary


Virtual Yearbook
Submit your picture today!

Click here to submit a picture of your scholar for the yearbook.

**You will need to login to your child's account to complete the form.  If you have trouble doing this, please feel free to email a picture to  Make sure to include your child's name and homeroom teacher. 

Milestones Parent Meeting

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Click here for the Teams Meeting

March Staff Recognition Awards

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Classified Staff Member of the Month

Ms. D. Durr

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Certified Staff Member of the Month

Mrs. J. Collins

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Team of the Month

University of Pennsylvania

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Marigold of the Month

Mrs. J. Carroll


Supply Lists have been updated for Hybrid Instruction.

Family Technical Support for Virtual Learning

  • First – view student or parent support pages (located in ClassLink tech help folder or here)

  • Next Contact your teacher for guidance

  • Finally Technology Helpdesk: 770-860-4259
    (This will create an automated tech help request)

RCPS COVID Updates - Click here
RCPS Calendars - Click here

Volunteer Opportunities Corner

Please contact our Parent Liaison, Shirelle Graves to sign-up @ 770-922-0666 or

Donations Needed:
Gently used clothing for the clinic
Gently used uniforms for our Sims Stallion Consignment
Gently used toys for our After-school Program

At Sims We Are:


Kind Hearted

Problem Solvers

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Digital Citizenship
It is important that we teach all of our young scholars that having a laptop or using the iPads comes with great responsibility. Part of that responsibility is being a good Digital Citizen.  

Each month we focus on one part of what being a good Digital Citizen means.

April Focus - Cyberbullying & Digital Drama
Pause and Think Online
The Power of Words
Super Digital Citizen
What's Cyberbullying?

Digital Citizenship Lessons 

For more information please go to Common Sense Media as your primary source for information.

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The mission of D.L. Sims Elementary School, a collegiate environment of diverse learners, is to ensure that all scholars achieve high levels of learning via academic rigor, relevance, and engaging experiences, while inspiring each scholar to attain academic excellence through developed teaching that promotes master of 21st century skills needed for communication, collaboration, critical thinking,and creativity preparing ALL scholars for individual and global success.