Open House - Friday, Aug. 1st 4:00-6:00 PM 


First day of school for students - Tuesday, Aug. 5th


Open House - Friday, Aug. 1st 4:00-6:00 PM 


First day of school for students - Tuesday, Aug. 5th

Optional School Supply List

  • C.R.E.S. is on Facebook!
    Click this link to subscribe to the Crooked River Elementary Facebook page and keep informed about upcoming events, news, and announcements.  You must have a Facebook account and be logged in to the account to access the link.
  • Camden County Schools Facebook Page

    Follow Camden County to keep up with the latest CCS news, photos, and videos.  To access the Camden County Schools Facebook page, click HERE
  • Healthy Food Choices
    We would like to remind you of the Camden County Guidelines for Food Being Brought to School and share with you The Camden County School System list of Healthy Snack Choices for your students.

C.R.E.S. Awarded Top Honors by the Georgia Department of Education

Click the picture to below to read about the exciting news!  We are so proud!  A special thank you to our faculty, staff, parents, and students.


Information on the College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI)


Georgia was one of 10 states granted a waiver from the federal No Child Left Behind Act in February 2012. The state created a new accountability system called the College and Career Ready Performance Index, which will roll out for the first time on May 7th. Please see the links below for more information on how our schools will now be scored.

School Success
The ABC's of School Success
Attendance - Be on time, all day, every day!
Behavior - Follow school expectations!
Course performance - Every class counts!
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Upcoming Events
  • First Day of School
    Aug. 5th
  • Pre-K Orientation
    Aug. 12th  6:00-7:00 PM
  • Labor Day Holiday - No School
    Sept. 1st
  • Chick-Fil A Spirit Night
    Sept. 4th  5:00-8:00 PM
  • Progress Reports
    Sept. 17th
REVISED 2014-2015 Calendar

Teacher of the Year & Paraprofessional of the Year!

Helpful Information
Home of the Dolphins and a 2002 Georgia School of Excellence because of their exemplar history of academics, extracurricular programs and community involvement, Crooked River Elementary School (CRES) first opened its doors to students on August 29, 1986.  Named for its proximity to the Crooked River on the northern border of St. Marys, CRES provides a  motivating learning environment for Pre-Kindergarten through 5th grade with an average enrollment of 520 students.  Serving students from the Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base and surrounding area, the CRES faculty is composed of 42 certified professionals, 12 paraprofessionals, 3 clerical employees and a registered nurse.
If it is to be, it is up to me.  If I believe, I can achieve.