Tolbert Elementary will Teach and Engage Students through rigor, relevance, and nurturing relationships.
Max V. Tolbert Elementary school consolidated Resaca and Sugar Valley elementary schools. Plans for Tolbert elementary began in 1971 and was completed in 1976. Tolbert elementary was named after a former teacher and superintendent, Mr. Max V. Tolbert. The doors opened with 702 students enrolled from K-6 grades with 59 employees. Tolbert's mission has always been to provide a safe, secure, nurturing enviroment for all of it's students.