Board of Education

“Educating the Emerging Generation”

The Cherokee County School District welcomes your input.  Please email questions, comments and concerns.

The Cherokee County Board of Education meets regularly at:

Dr. Frank R. Petruzielo Educational Services Facility
1205 Bluffs Parkway
Canton, GA 30114

Upcoming meeting dates and agendas are posted on the Board Meetings page.

If your child is being recognized at a School Board meeting, please read this additional information.

Public Participation is scheduled for the first meeting of the month.  Any citizens who wish to speak to an agenda item will have the opportunity to do so at any regular meeting of the Board, as recognized by the Chairman.

The Board and Superintendent also have periodic strategic planning retreats/work sessions throughout the school year, which are typically scheduled prior to Board meetings.

Board of Education Photo

Front row, from left, Kelly Poole, Kyla Cromer and Patsy Jordan. Back row, from left, Superintendent Dr. Brian V. Hightower, Robert Rechsteiner, Mike Chapman, John Harmon and Clark Menard.



Kyla Cromer
School Board Chair
2019 Gold Leaf Parkway
Canton, GA 30114
Kelly Poole
District 1
5101 Old Highway 5, Unit 377
Lebanon, GA 30146-9900
Patsy Jordan
District 2
4422 Yellow Creek Road
Ball Ground, GA 30107
John Harmon
District 3
1078 Meadow Brook Dr.
Woodstock, GA 30188
Robert Rechsteiner
“Rick Steiner”
District 4
250 Heritage Walk
Woodstock, GA 30188
Clark Menard
District 5
4114 Dream Catcher Dr.
Woodstock, GA 30189
Mike Chapman
District 6
6063 Governor’s Walk
Canton, GA 30115
Ashlee Floyd
2017-18 Student Advisor
Cherokee High School

School Board Post Map


School Board’s Mission Statement:

“We, the School Board of the Cherokee County School District, are committed to educating the emerging generation through learning environments designed to increase the performance of all students.”

School Board’s Belief Statements

School Board’s Major System Priorities

Cherokee County School District Online Policy Manual