Kinney's Korner a message from our Principal

Help a Child Smith

Great news!  The Help A Child Smile school dentist is coming to our school.  We know that many of our students are in need of safe dental care, now, more than ever.  All insurance is accepted including Medicaid and PeachCare.  By having your child seen by the dentist at school, you can keep them healthy, in school, and learning.  Sign up online now at

Cindy C. Kinney

BMES Virtual Book Fair

Sept 4th is the last Day!
Don't Miss Out!!

Dear Black's Mill Family:

We're having a Summer Read-a-Palooza Virtual Book Fair! You can support our school while discovering favorite characters, series, and collections all summer long. Orders are delivered right to your doorstep and you can take advantage of FREE shipping on book-only purchases over $25.

Book Fair

BMES Virtual Book Fair Link

You now have access to shop The Scholastic Store and earn rewards for your school with every purchase when you click 'Shop Now' from this page! Explore thousands of best-selling books, collections, new releases, educational toys, games, and more. All online items priced as marked.

Let's make this a summer to instill a love of reading!

Cindy Kinney




BMES Excellence 

2020 Best of Dawson Awards:
BMES: Best Public School
Mandy Smith: Best AP
Coach T.: Best Coach

2019 Best of Dawson Awards:
BMES: Best Public School
Jackie Lynn: Best Secretary

Congratulations to our GA Association of Elementary School Principals Award Winners:
Little Tiger Theater Company: GAESP's School Bell Award
Office Steven Swofford: GAESP's Educational Patron Award
Melissa Ryerse & the BMES Robotics Club: GAESP's School Bell Award

2018 Best of Dawson Awards:
BMES: Best Public School
Mandy Smith: Best Assistant Principal
Jackie Lynn:  Best Secretary
2018 BMES is a Title 1 High Progress Reward School

Common Sense SchoolES has been named a Common Sense School for the 2017-18 School year.  For  more information please click on 2017-2018 Common Sense School Parent Info

2017 Georgia Association of Elementary School Principals Patron Award for BMES ad Dr. Sherry weeks.

2017 Georgia Association of Elementary School Principals School Bell Award for Black's Mill Elementary School's Crayons to Careers Program.


Be a B.E.A.R.


Bear Medal 2
 Be Responsible
      E Encourage Others
      A A+ Attitude
      R Respect Everyone



2020-2021 Supply List

Kindergarten Registration

Click on the Link below:

Online K Registration

  All Student Registrations

(Both New & Previously Withdrawn)
Should be completed through the
District's Central Registration Center at:

Dawson County Schools
Central Registration Center
175 Tiger Circle
Dawsonville, GA 30534

Hours of Operation:
M-F 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Contact: Mrs. Ann Marie Elliott
706-265-3246  Ext. 1035

The Governor's Office of Student Achievement- Georgia School Grade Reports provides school reports for all public elementary, middle, and high schools in Georgia. These reports are based on school performance on statewide assessments, the make-up of the school's student body, the graduation rate, and additional academic information.
Click the link below for the BMES Scores:
BMES Scores