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Change to School Meals Pre-Payment System

The Cherokee County School District has changed its school meal pre-payment account system for the 2017-18 school year. Existing funds in students’ My Payments Plus accounts from last school year have been transferred over to the new K12 Payment Center; students will be able to use these funds when school begins August 1. Parents must

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Meet and Greet

Carmel Colts get ready to meet your  2017-2018 teachers! The 2017-2018 Meet and Greet will be held for all students in all grade levels on Friday, July 28, 2017. You can choose between 2 sessions, 2:00PM to 3:00PM or 5:30PM – 6:30PM. We look forward to meeting all of our new and returning Carmel Colts

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Summer Office Hours

Carmel Elementary’s summer Office hours  and Registration for 2017-2018 school year Summer Office hours:   7:30 – 3:30 P.M until June 8th and again starting July 5th.  Registration for New Students: Daily from 9am-12pm until June 8th , and again after July 12th . Enrollment Forms Student Enrollment Form Property Owner Residency Affidavit Materials Needed for Registration Cherokee County School

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The Cherokee County School District this summer will launch Canvas: an online learning management system for students, parents and teachers. This new system offers teachers and students greater opportunities for teaching and learning, and parents can access more information about their child’s courses, assignments, calendars and academic progress. Through Canvas, parents also can message teachers and

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End of Year Awards

Please come and join us to celebrate all of your child’s achievements. May 17th – 1st grade Awards day @ 8:30 A.M. 3rd grade Awards day @ 12:45 P.M. May 18th – Kindergarten Awards day @ 8:30 A.M. 2nd grade Awards day @ 12:45 P.M.                       May 23rd – 4th grade Awards day

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# Play in Canton Day 2017

Come to the Etowah River Park for a fun-filled family time. Please click on the flyer for more information. Play-in-Canton-Day-Etowah-River-Park-March-4

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Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten Registration will be open to all Kindergarten and First grade students entering school for the first time. Kindergarten Registration will take place on: Thursday, March 23, 2017  from 3:30 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. Friday, March 24, 2017 from 9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. Please see the attachment for important documentation. Press Release and Flyer-ENGLISH Press Release

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School Improvement Plan

The Carmel School Improvement Plan has been approved by the Cherokee County Board of Education. The documents can be accessed at the links below. Carmel ES Consolidated SIP 2016-17 Carmel Executive Summary 2016-17  

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Daughters of the American Revolution American Hist...

The Fifth Grade students participated in the Daughters of the American Revolution American History Essay Contest. The topic was “Celebrating a Century: America’s National Parks”. We are very proud of our 5th graders winners.  The  award ceremony will be March 7, 2017 at Freedom Middle School at 6:30 PM. Carmel’s Winners: Ms. Gazaway – 1st

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Carmel Cares for Others

This Holiday Season, Carmel ES students, staff and parents continue to serve the community in many ways. 4th Grade Students conducted a Food Drive for those in need, collecting 864 Pounds of Food. PTA Trivia Night collected jackets, coats, underwear, socks and hats for the Clothing Closet at Heritage Presbyterian Church.          

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