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CCSD Announces Class of 2018 Valedictorians, Salut...

Congratulations to the Valedictorians and Salutatorians for the Cherokee County School District’s Class of 2018! These students and their parents will be honored by the School Board and Superintendent of Schools at the 18th Annual Scholar Recognition Banquet on Wednesday.  Each student also is invited to select a favorite teacher, and these teachers are honored

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CCSD Sets 2018-19 Open House/Walk-Through Schedule

The Cherokee County School District’s 2018-19 school year will begin on Wednesday, August 1. Each school’s front office will be open daily beginning Tuesday, July 17. For students who are new to CCSD, parents may register them online this summer using our New Student Gateway; you still will need to present copies of legally required

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First Student Tech Academy Participants Celebrate...

Fifth-grade students from Sixes ES and Clark Creek ES STEM Academy recently celebrated completion of a pilot CCSD technology program where they learned advanced Microsoft program skills that they will be using in middle and high school, and beyond.   The CCSD Student Technology Academy (STA) is a pilot program that mimics an initiative known

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Liberty ES Wins International Award for Character...

A Cherokee County School District elementary school has won an international award for character education and service learning! Liberty Elementary School on Friday, May 18, 2018 was one of 73 schools around the world — and the only one in Georgia — to be recognized by the nonprofit Character.org as a National School of Character. 

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The Science of Sports: Booth MS Students Learn STE...

Note: A video about the Science of Baseball project can be viewed on the CCSD YouTube channel at http://bit.ly/ScienceOfBaseball . Students on the 7th grade Lookout Mountain team at E.T. Booth MS have been learning about the science behind the sport of baseball as the center of their STEM classroom activities this spring. Students and teachers

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Board Briefs: School Board Reviews Budget - Smalle...

The School Board on Thursday, May 17, 2018, reviewed the Superintendent of Schools’ recommended tentative Annual Budget for 2018-19, which calls for continued reduction in class sizes, greater spending on safety and security measures and no tax rate increase. Superintendent of Schools Dr. Brian V. Hightower during the School Board’s work session presented the budget,

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Teasley MS Teachers Win State Teaching Award!

Two Cherokee County School District teachers have won a statewide teaching award! Dr. Jennifer Reynolds and Greg Koch of Teasley Middle School have earned the Georgia Council for Exceptional Children’s Co-Teaching Team of the Year Award for 2017-18. The Award recognizes a special education teacher and a general education teacher who teach together and “exemplify

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CCSD Wins Top National Award for Excellence in Tea...

The Cherokee County School District has won a top national award for excellence in teaching practices! The International Center for Leadership in Education, a division of global learning company Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, has named CCSD an Innovative District for 2018 – one of only 11 school districts in the Nation to be recognized! Selection is

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5/25/18 Early Release Schedules for High Schools,...

Cherokee County School District high schools and middle schools will have early release days next week, which will affect traffic in the surrounding areas. Students at all CCSD high schools have the option of leaving campus early following final exams on varied schedules (check with your child’s school if you need the schedule) beginning at

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Mill Creek MS Earns Digital Citizenship Certificat...

Mill Creek Middle School has earned national certification for digital citizenship! The school has been named a Common Sense Certified School for Digital Citizenship 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

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