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CCSD Website Scheduled for Maintenance Midnight to...

The CCSD website and some of its web-based resources (e.g., Aspen) will be undergoing scheduled maintenance between midnight and 5 am on Friday, March 24. Access will be intermittent or unavailable during this window.  While web traffic during these early morning hours is typically minimal, we advise any night owls or very early risers that they

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CCSD Named a Top 10 Technology District in U.S. fo...

The Cherokee County School District for the 12th time is in the nation’s “Top 10” of large school systems effectively using technology in education. The honor recognizes results from the annual Digital School Districts Survey conducted by the Center for Digital Education and the National School Boards Association. The survey compares public school districts nationwide

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Sixes ES Earns National Recognition for Digital Ed...

Sixes Elementary School was named a Common Sense Certified School for Digital Citizenship this week by Common Sense, a national nonprofit organization dedicated “to helping kids and families thrive in a world of digital media and technology.” The school earned the recognition by preparing students to use digital media safely by avoiding dangers such as plagiarism,

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CCSD Media Specialist Wins State Intellectual Free...

A Cherokee County School District media specialist has won the 2017 Georgia Library Media Association Intellectual Freedom Award! E.T. Booth Middle School Media Specialist Amanda Graves has won the prestigious honor, which recognizes an individual for upholding the principles of intellectual freedom as set forth by the American Library Association of School Librarians and the

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School Board Appoints New, Reassigned Administrato...

The School Board on Thursday, March 16, 2017, approved the appointment of new and reassigned district administrators and principals for the 2017-18 school year and received a clean 2016 audit report. The slate of appointments presented by Superintendent of Schools Dr. Brian V. Hightower for approval began with the recognition of a retiring leader: Assistant

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The Job Is 'Heartbreaking Yet Rewarding.' March is...

  March is National School Social Work Month.  CCSD has three full-time social workers who assist the families of our 41,700 students in overcoming challenges that might affect their education.  Our social workers strive daily to connect families with community resources and provide interventions to address situations like homelessness, hunger, truancy, drug abuse, neglect and

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Open Enrollment for STEM and Fine Arts Academies i...

Enrollment at one of CCSD’s STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) or Fine Arts academies will be open from March 13 through March 31 for the 2017-18 school year.  All elementary-aged students in Cherokee County are eligible to enroll. Applications will be processed on a “first come, first served” basis, and approvals granted where enrollment

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CCSD's First-Ever Senior Series Basketball Classic...

Want to cheer on CCSD’s senior girls and boys basketball players in the first-ever CCSD Senior Series Basketball Classic… and raise funds for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at the same time? Join us Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at Etowah High School for games, recognitions and awesomeness. Pre-game ceremonies start at 6:45 p.m., with girls’

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CCSD Publishes Annual Report of District Progress

The Cherokee County School District has published its Annual Report of District Progress, which provides a yearly snapshot of accountability-based performance results and accomplishments. “Our outstanding performance is a testament to the continuing effort of our teachers, administrators and support staff, who work tirelessly to ensure each student is as successful as possible,” Superintendent of

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CCSD Announces 2017 High School Graduation Ceremon...

The Cherokee County School District’s Class of 2017 soon will walk across the stage for graduation ceremonies! The schedule has been set for the ceremonies, which all will be held at First Baptist Church of Woodstock (11905 Highway 92, Woodstock, 30188): • Creekview HS: 4 p.m., Thursday, May 25 • Etowah HS: 8 p.m., Thursday,

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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.