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Etowah HS Announces Top Candidate for Boys' Basket...

As part of the June 15 School Board Meeting, Etowah High School will request approval of Jason Dasigner to lead its Boys’ Basketball Program as Head Coach. Coach Dasinger, the 2017 Class 6A Region 7 Coach of the Year, has spent the last decade as a basketball coach and AP Government teacher. This past year,

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CCSD Recognizes 10 Regional, 2 State Winners for S...

Ten Cherokee County School District projects submitted by students won “Best in Fair” at the Georgia Council for the Social Studies (GCSS) Northwest Regional Fair, with two going on to win at the State Fair! The School District held a district-level fair for which 104 projects were entered, with 32 placing first and advancing to

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CCSD Announces Class of 2017 Valedictorians, Salut...

Congratulations to the Valedictorians and Salutatorians for the Cherokee County School District’s Class of 2017! These students and their parents will be honored by the School Board and Superintendent of Schools at the 17th Annual Scholar Recognition Banquet on Wednesday at Woodmont Golf & Country Club. Each student also is invited to select a favorite

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CCSD Teachers Honored with Golden Apple Awards

Fourteen Cherokee County School District teachers have been honored with Golden Apple Awards! The Gamma Eta chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International presents the awards annually to teachers from select CCSD schools, which are rotated every year. Each school in that year’s group is invited to nominate a teacher for recognition based upon designated

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Cherokee County School Board Reviews Proposed 2017...

The School Board on Thursday, May 18, 2017, in preparation for next month’s vote, reviewed the Superintendent’s Recommended 2017-18 Annual Budget, which not only increases the District’s investment in classroom instruction, but also its reserves savings. Following a preview earlier this month, the School Board spent the business portion of Thursday’s meeting diving into the

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State Board of Education to Hold Public Meeting on...

State Board of Education member Scott Johnson will hold a public hearing for citizens in the Eleventh Congressional District from 7 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 30, at Woodstock HS.  Anyone who wants to speak on the topic of public education is invited to attend and asked to sign in upon arrival. The Georgia

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CCSD Recognizes Young Georgia Authors Regional &am...

Six Cherokee County School District students have earned regional recognition for their writing, with two earning first-place at the State level! The Young Georgia Authors writing competition, sponsored by the Georgia Council of Teachers of English with support from the Georgia Department of Education, encourages students in grades kindergarten through 12th to develop enthusiasm for

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CCSD High Schools All Named to Washington Post's "...

All six Cherokee County School District high schools have been named to the Washington Post’s “America’s Most Challenging High Schools” list! Only 12 percent of the approximately 22,000 U.S. public high schools managed to earn placement in the rankings, and all of CCSD’s high schools ranked higher this year than in 2016. “We set high

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CCSD Sets 2017-18 Open House/Walk-Through Schedule

The Cherokee County School District’s 2017-18 school year will begin on Tuesday, August 1.  Each school’s front office will be open daily beginning Tuesday, July 18.  For students who are new to CCSD, parents may register them at the respective school anytime between 8 a.m. and 12 p.m. beginning on July 18. Class schedules/teacher assignments

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Message from the Superintendent: Response to Last...

Please see the following message from Superintendent of Schools Dr. Brian V. Hightower: On Friday, May 12, we experienced a situation at Woodstock High School that we, as educators and parents, all hope will never happen: a student injured another child with a weapon. I am very thankful that the injuries suffered were not life-threatening,

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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.