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School Board Approves Important Plans for CCSD's C...

The Cherokee County School Board on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, approved three important pieces in the School District’s continuous improvement efforts: the newly formatted annual update of the Strategic Plan, the new Instructional Framework and the newly formatted School Improvement Plans. Superintendent of Schools Dr. Brian V. Hightower and his staff guided the Board members

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CCSD Welcomes The Wall That Heals to Arnold Mill E...

NOTE: A recorded Facebook Live video from this morning’s ceremony is posted on CCSD’s Facebook page: A large crowd of Vietnam War veterans and their families joined the Cherokee County School District in welcoming The Wall That Heals to Arnold Mill Elementary School today for its first-ever visit to the Woodstock community. The 250-foot

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School Psychologists Share Insights About Their Ro...

School Psychology Awareness Week is November 14-18.  The theme is Small Steps Change Lives, which, according to the National Association of School Psychologists, highlights how taking small steps can build greater successes and develop the academic and social-emotional skills students need to promote personal achievement, growth, and resilience, as well as a sense of belonging and

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CCSD Upcoming High School Drama, Academy Street Th...

Love comedy, drama and a little song and dance? Cherokee County School District’s high school drama programs, as well as the Academy Street Theatre Group for all grades, regularly present performances that are open to the community… with affordable ticket prices. Here’s the schedule for upcoming shows (please contact the individual school for more information): Date

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Ball Ground ES STEM Academy Reunites Military Dad...

Watch the video here:   Ball Ground Elementary School STEM Academy’s Veterans Day celebration on Friday, Nov. 11, 2016 honored one veteran in an extraordinary way. After a small group of first-graders from onstage led the audience in The Pledge of Allegiance, a teacher asked if any of them knew a veteran. Olivia Givens spoke

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The Wall That Heals Displayed at Arnold Mill ES No...

UPDATE: A Facebook Live video from the Wall’s arrival on Nov. 16, 2016 at Arnold Mill ES is posted on CCSD’s Facebook page: A former Vietnam War POW will be the guest speaker at the welcome ceremony for The Wall That Heals at Arnold Mill Elementary School next week. The Rev. Robert Certain, a retired

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CCSD Earns Top Media Specialist Recognition for 2n...

A Cherokee County School District media specialist has earned a spot on Georgia’s Top 10 Media Specialists in the State list for the second consecutive year! Macedonia Elementary School Media Specialist Jennifer Rice on Thursday was honored by the Georgia Library Media Association with recognition on the list.  Last school year, Woodstock MS Media Specialist

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Canton ES STEM Academy Wins Top STEM Education Awa...

Canton Elementary School STEM Academy has won the 2016 Georgia STEM Education Award for Elementary Schools! The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) and TAG Education Collaborative present annual awards to recognize “outstanding efforts and achievement in supporting and promoting STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) education in Georgia” including one award to the most outstanding

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Cherokee Sheriff's Office Seeking Crossing Guard A...

The Cherokee County School District greatly appreciates the Cherokee Sheriff’s Office crossing guards who ensure students safely access school campuses every day! The Sheriff’s Office is advertising for crossing guards and information about the opportunity is posted below and on PDF Flier for Crossing Guard Job Posting

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Sequoyah HS Science Teacher Named CCSD 2017 Teache...

Watch a video from the surprise presentation: When Brian Carnes reflects on his successes, he humbly jokes: “not bad for an old ‘chicken farmer.’” “Chicken farmer” has been a nickname for the poultry industry leader-turned-science teacher at Sequoyah High School since he made the career change 12 years ago. Today, Nov. 4, 2016, he earned

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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.