• Welcome to the

    Department of Family Services

    Located at

    Henry County Schools Learning and Support Center at Henry County Middle

    166 Holly Smith Drive

    McDonough, Georgia 30253

    Phone: 770-957-3945


    The Welcome Center



    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


    Parents - Please bring all printed documents with you required for registration.


    2024 Welcome Center Summer Hours

    166 Holly Smith Drive, McDonough, GA 30253

    June 3, 2024 - July 11, 2024

    Monday – Thursday, Closed on Friday

    8:00 am – 4:00 pm


    Closed for Holidays

    Wednesday, June 19, 2024 in observance of Juneteenth

    Monday – Friday, July 1-5, 2024 in observance of Independence Day


    Regular Hours begin on Monday July 15, 2024

    Monday – Friday

    8:00 am – 4:00 pm

    Be Ready Day One Extended Hours

    Friday July 26, 2024

    Monday, July 29, 2024

    Tuesday, July 30, 2024

    Wednesday, July 31, 2024

    8:00 am to 6:00 pm


    Regular hours begin on Thursday August 1, 2024.


    Centro de Bienvenida

                   Centro de Aprendizaje y Apoyo de las                   

    Escuelas del Condado de Henry

    166 Holly Smith Drive

    McDonough, GA 30253


    Lunes – Viernes

    8:00 am – 4:00 pm


    Horario de verano del Centro de Bienvenida 2024

    166 Holly Smith Drive, McDonough, GA 30253

    3 de junio de 2024 - 11 de julio de 2024

    Lunes a jueves, cerrado los viernes

    8:00 am – 4:00 pm

    Cerrado por los dias festivos

    Miércoles, 19 de junio de 2024, en observancia del Juneteenth

    Lunes a viernes, 1 al 5 de julio de 2024, en observancia del Día de la Independencia

    El horario regular comienza el jueves 1 de agosto de 2024. 

    Lunes a viernes
    8:00 am – 4:00 pm


  • Family Information, Resources and Communication:


    Welcome HCS families! We want to ensure you have the information you need to support your student(s) at your fingertips. To ensure ongoing communications, please follow the links below:

    • District Family Communications - click here
    • Family Services Communications
    • Adult Education and Extended Learning Communications


    Below you will find the most commonly requested information from our families. We look forward to a great school year!

    Family engagement is a fundamental component of student success and school improvement. We recognize each of our families as partners and experts on the needs of your children. We offer a wide range of support designed to address any challenges or barriers and improve the educational experience for all children (please click here for additional information).

    The Department of Family Services offers the following services:

    • Enrollment/Registration Support
    • Language & Translation Services
    • Immunization Resources
    • Affidavits
    • Hospital Homebound
    • Adult and Family Partnerships – Opportunities include:
      • Southern Crescent Technical College (GED and High School Equivalency options)
      • Connecting Henry – Adult employability skills
      • Boys and Girls Club
      • Communities in Schools

    Henry County Schools Welcome Center


    Open House Toolkit 2023 - 2024 School Year: The purpose of the Open House Toolkit is to give families online access to items that previously required families to stand in lines at open house. The toolkit guides families on a number of items such as how to locate schedules, locate your teacher(s), bus stop locations, registration for the afterschool enrichment program, locating information on bus stops, and many other items.

     Family Resource

    Henry County Schools' Parent Portal

    The Parent Portal (Infinite Campus) is a web-based program that provides all parents with the ability to view academic information for their student(s) through the Infinite Campus. Infinite Campus provides parents the information about their child's schoolwork and progress. The Parent Portal can be accessed via the web or app. Click here for The Parent Portal Quick Guide.



    Here Comes the Bus App - Please Click Here - This application is used to track your student’s bus route, and provides parents up-to-date information related to changes to your student’s route. 

    • Routes/Address Lookup -
      • Click HERE
      • Type in your street address and press the enter key on your keyboard.
      • View the schools listed in the "School Name" column.
      • Click on the link in the "School Code" column to obtain bus route information.

    • Guidelines for Henry County Bus Stops - Please Click Here - Henry County Schools Transportation Services follows the following guidelines to assign bus stops. Safety, location, and accessibility for multiple students are considered for each stop.

    • Who to call with questions? - Please Click Here.

    Student Technology

    All HCS students are provided access to student learning devices; iPads for kindergarten - 2nd Grade and Chromebooks for 3rd Grade -12th Grade. HCS platforms and links can be accessed via the ClassLink Launchpad. If your child has an issue with their device, a work order can be entered by the student or by the school’s instructional technology paraprofessional.