« Back to compare
/ / / School Profile
Students enrolled: 779

Contact this school

1309 Jodeco Rd
Stockbridge, GA 30281

(770) 389-8819
(770) 507-3558
Nearby homes for sale
Map of Pate's Creek Elementary School address.

September 13, 2014
Two of my children attended Pates Creek and I have to say, it was like getting a private school education without having to pay for all the extras. They are both still in gifted and advanced classed at Dutchtown Middle and High school, both of these also live up to what Pates Creek has in a school.

- submitted by a parent

August 03, 2014
I love this school and so do my daughter. Day 1 every person at Pates Creek have been pleasant to work with. The teachers are aware of their students and note changes in class work right away to assure students success.

- submitted by a parent

June 23, 2011
I feel so lucky to be in this school district! Great principles, great teachers, great staff! Such a wonderful atmosphere ALL THE TIME! My girls attend Pate's Creek and my youngest has learning difficulties, the administration has been so proactive in addressing her issues and I am so thankful for all of them!

- submitted by a parent

January 21, 2010
The principal is excellent. They offer several extra-cirriculum activities. The school is always clean. The children learn so much in all subjects. I was impressed what was brought home for homework. Some schools focus only on Math and Reading. This school offers fun activities outside of class . They go over and beyond on activities. This is a great school for learning. Their sage (gifted) is challenging not just a coloring course. The office staff is okay. My only 2 complaint is some of their staff is not that friendly such as Asst Principal, Counselor, and few others. Please pack your child's lunch because the lunches are horrible.

- submitted by a parent
no rating
June 01, 2009
My daughter recently graduated from Pates Creek Elm. and let me say they have a wonderful group of teachers as well as Admin. staff. Throughout her 6 years there I actually got involed more and more every year. Ms Flournoy and staff.....Words can not express how much I appreciate the learning opportunities given to my daughter. Thank you!

- submitted by a parent

May 25, 2009
We moved our daughter to Pate's Creek in January of 2009 from a local private school. Although we were nervous, it has turned out to be one of the best decisions we have made. My daughter has an exceptional kindergarten teacher and we've found that everyone at Pate's Creek is extremely helpful and focused on the needs of the children. I am an educator in a nearby system so I had many options for where to place my child. Our decision to move to PCE was based on negative experiences at a private school up the road where children were expected to fit in a 'box' and were scolded when they were different or required attention beyond what ws typical. Pate's Creek has been a wonderful experience and I recommend it to anyone over the other local public and private schools in the area.

- submitted by a parent
no rating
September 07, 2008
This school is a very good representation of what America actually looks like. Not only is it diverse, it is a school directed by one of the most sincere 'child advocates' Ms. Flournoy. She is fair and methodical in her approach to most any situation. She is a problem-solver and keeps the needs of the child at the center of any conflict. Furthermore, her staff is as focused on education as she is.

- submitted by a parent
no rating
July 31, 2008
My daughter went to Pates Creek for two years. I was really impressed with the interaction between the students and the Principal, Ms. Flournoy. She is fair, caring and attentive to the needs of the students and the Parents and that is a true sign of someone who really cares about the quality of education your child receives. I hope that Ms. Flournoy, her staff and the students continue to have many more successful years!

- submitted by a parent

March 19, 2008
My daughter is in her fourth year and we love this school. The teachers and administrators are dedicated to ensuring that every child receives the best education.

- submitted by a parent

December 19, 2007
My kids are in their 5th year at Pate's Creek and we have truely enjoyed the experience. The teachers are great and the Administration down to the Janitor are fabulous!

- submitted by a parent
no rating
August 29, 2007
I love Pate's Creek. We moved to PCE from a school that we were very unhappy with. Before school started, I met with Ms. Flournoy to express my concerns over our previous school experience, and she was extremeley nice, helpful, and honest with me. My 2 girls started this year and have been so very happy. The teachers and office staff are very friendly and genuinely care about the children. The parent organization really gets things done! We know we made the right choice in relocating and recommend PCE to anyone moving into the area!

- submitted by a parent

April 30, 2007
Pate's Creek is and awesome school! I love it so much that even though we had the opportunity to move into a beautiful home,I chose to stay in our apartment. The schools in the house's district could not compare. The administration always greet you with a smile. The ladies in the front office are always nice and helpful. The school nurse is so kind and caring. Mrs. Johnson is so sweet and patient with the Kindergarteners. My daughter loves Mrs. Jones 1st). She went from being in the Early Intervention Program to being one of the top Math students in her class and reads at a 3rd grade reading level. Mr. Peterson is my son's favorite teacher of all time. He's not only extremely intelligent and witty, but really funny and kind. He makes learning fun.

- submitted by a parent

February 27, 2007
Our daughter has been at Pate's Creek since kindergarten. Her teachers have been excellent and have encouraged that same excellence in their students. I have never walked my daughter into school without seeing either Ms. Flournoy or Mr. Gore at the front door greeting each student. My daughter's favorite classes each year are music and art. I cannot be more sincere when I say that our experience with Pate's Creek has been exceptional. Whether with her teachers or the principal, we have always been able to communicate freely and without hesitation. Our questions have always been answered and our concerns always addressed. Parental involvement may be low but the staff at Pate's Creek encourages it at every level. Pate's Creek Elementary school is a wonderful place for a child to get an exceptional education.

- submitted by a parent

January 03, 2007
My daughter has been in Pates Creek since Kindergarten. We are very pleased with the school and the staff. Her teacher this year is Mrs. Shwartz (2nd Grade) she is wonderful. We were a little nervous when school began because it is such a change from first grade but the teacher has really helped make it a great transition. We are very pleased with the school and would tell anyone to make sure that they move to an area where their child can attend the school (it is wonderful). Thanks Pates Creek!

- submitted by a parent

September 09, 2006
Our son is in First Grade this year, I as a former teacher myself (not at Pates Creek), I can tell you that Pates Creek Elem. is a top notch school! My son loves his teacher and the administrators are always visible, which is important to us as parents. If you choose this school, consider yourself 'at home'.That is the way they will make you feel. As far as not knowing your childs day to day work with their curriculum, it's called 'communication'. If you make an effort to be involved in your children's lives and let the teacher know you are doing your job, he/she will give their 100% to make your child's year there be the best it can be. Everyone should be accountable when it comes to your child's education....even your child. Parent involevment is just above average, and is improving.

- submitted by a parent

May 21, 2005
We are currently considering relocating to North Carolina and I'm anxious to find a school just like Pate's Creek. The admin. staff especially the Principals are great, parent involvement makes this school one of the best in Henry Co.

- submitted by a parent
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery

Media missing

Uh oh! No photos. This frame will look much better when you upload photos »

Nearby homes and rentals

Last modified: October 2, 2015

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.

GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2015 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Pate's Creek Elementary School
1309 Jodeco Rd, Stockbridge, GA  30281
(770) 389-8819
Last modified Pate's Creek Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Pate's Creek Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 16 reviews. Top