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CTAE: Students Can Start Certification & Caree...

February is National CTAE Awareness Month! Note:  We are producing a video series this spring spotlighting a different Career Pathway at each of our six high schools.  In honor of National CTAE Awareness Month, watch our first video here, focusing on the Architectural and Engineering Design program at Etowah High School.  New videos will be

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Message from the Superintendent: School Safety

Please see the Feb. 16, 2018 message below from Cherokee County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Brian V. Hightower: Dear Parents, Like many of you, I have spent the past two days reflecting on the horror that occurred on the campus of Stoneman Douglas High School and praying for Parkland and our country. Such a tragedy

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Board Briefs: School Board Begins Annual Leadershi...

The School Board on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, began its annual leadership hiring process with the approval of the Superintendent of Schools’ recommendations to fill two central administration vacancies. With its approval of the Superintendent’s monthly personnel recommendations, the Board appointed Dr. Shannon Carroll as the new Supervisor for Instructional Technology and Rocky Simpson as

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School Board Hires New Creekview HS Head Football...

The Cherokee County School Board has hired Adam Carter to serve as Creekview High School’s head football coach! The School Board on Thursday voted unanimously to tap Coach Carter, who helped lead his previous team to the 6A Georgia State Championship title in 2016, to teach physical education and health classes and coach the Grizzlies

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Congratulations to CCSD's STAR Students and Teache...

Congratulations to this year’s Cherokee County School District STAR Students and Teachers! The Canton and Woodstock Lions Clubs this week honored CCSD students and teachers at their annual STAR Student and Teacher Recognition Ceremony at the Cherokee Arts Center in downtown Canton. These honorees will be recognized by the Cherokee County School Board and Superintendent

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Five CCSD Seniors Advance as National Merit Schola...

Five Cherokee County School District high school seniors have been named 2018 National Merit Scholarship Finalists! They are: of Etowah HS, Joseph Young; of River Ridge HS, twin sisters, Claire and Irene Chen, and Simon Yang; of Woodstock, Preston Alsup.  As Finalists, they now will compete for 7,500 scholarships worth about $32 million to be

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CCSD Leader Elected as President of Statewide Spec...

A Cherokee County School District leader is speaking up for Special Education students and educators at the state level! Charlette M. Green, CCSD’s Executive Director of Special Education, is serving a one-year term as president of the Georgia Council of Administrators of Special Education. The organization, known as GCASE, is part of the International Council

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CCSD Launching New Online System for Kindergarten...

The Cherokee County School District is launching a new online system for kindergarten registration beginning March 12, 2018! Instead of handwriting information on a pile of paper forms in a school office, parents can log in from home to the Registration Gateway via CCSD’s website.  Through the user-friendly process that takes about 15 to 20

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Counselors Share Insights into Their Work for Nati...

In honor of National School Counseling Week (Feb. 5-9), we asked some of our amazing school counselors about the challenges and rewards of their job.  Here is what they shared: What would it surprise parents most to know about your job as a school counselor? I think parents would be surprised, in general, if they

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CCSD Student Athletes Commit to Colleges on Nation...

More than six dozen Cherokee County School District student-athletes were recognized in a ceremony Wednesday at the Northside Hospital Cherokee Conference Center in Canton for signing scholarship commitment letters to compete at the college level. The event, sponsored by Northside Hospital Cherokee and Senior Series title sponsor Varsity Brands, along with Perimeter North Medical Associates, Northside

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Link to the CCSD publication, Accolades.
Link to the CCSD Annual Report.
Link to the CCSD publication, Choices.
Link to the CCSD publication, Financial Facts.
Link to the CCSD publication, Legislative Program.