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Congratulations to CCSD's STAR Students & Teac...

Congratulations to this year’s Cherokee County School District STAR Students and Teachers! The Canton and Woodstock Lions Clubs recently honored CCSD students and teachers at their annual STAR Student and Teacher Recognition Ceremony held earlier this month at the Cherokee Arts Center in downtown Canton. These honorees will be recognized by the Cherokee County School

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CCSD Celebrates Cherokee Academies at Annual Sprin...

The Cherokee County School District every spring celebrates its award-winning Cherokee Academies school choice initiative with Expo events! These events, which are open to current families and families considering making the switch to one of our Academies, include demonstrations, exhibits, performances and other opportunities for teachers and students to show off their accomplishments. Here’s the

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Six CCSD Seniors Qualify as National Merit Scholar...

Six Cherokee County School District high school seniors have qualified as finalists in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship competition! They are: of Creekview HS, Jack Pace; of River Ridge HS, Anabelle Paulino; of Sequoyah HS, Katie Bates and Alex Morrison; and of Woodstock HS, Alex Andon and A.J. Cox. The National Merit Scholarship Corporation, which oversees

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School Board Tours Newly Renovated and Opened Sequ...

The Cherokee County School Board joined the Superintendent of Schools on a tour of the newly renovated and opened Sequoyah East annex on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. Sequoyah East, formerly the home of Dean Rusk Middle School, now is in use by students and staff from the adjacent Sequoyah High School, with further expansion plans

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School Reassignment Requests Accepted Through Marc...

The window for school reassignment/transfer requests for the 2017-18 school year opened Wednesday, February 1 and continues through March 1.  Sixteen CCSD schools are “open” (meaning classroom space is available to accommodate students from outside the attendance zone) for requests.  Information and application forms are accessible here.  The enrollment window for CCSD’s STEM and Fine

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National School Counseling Week Feb. 6-10

In honor of National School Counseling Week, we asked some of our amazing school counselors about the challenges and rewards of their job.  Here is what they shared: What do you find most rewarding about your job? The most rewarding part about being a school counselor is when we help our students turn the corner

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Clark Creek ES STEM Academy Wins International Org...

Clark Creek Elementary School STEM Academy has received an international organization’s top honor for excellence in technology and engineering education! The school has been named the Georgia winner of the 2017 Program Excellence Award presented by the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association (ITEEA) and Paxton-Patterson. “Through the review process, it was recognized that our

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CCSD Job Fair Set for Saturday, March 4 at River R...

Cherokee County School District’s Division of Personnel Management will be hosting a job fair on Saturday, March 4, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at River Ridge High School in Woodstock.  The fair is designed to attract teacher applicants, as well as potential Transportation Department candidates to drive school buses and School Nutrition workers to

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Congratulations to Dr. Brian V. Hightower for a Su...

Congratulations to Dr. Brian V. Hightower on a successful first year as Superintendent of Schools for the Cherokee County School District! Here’s a brief video to celebrate the occasion:

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Technology Fair Winners Head to State Competition

Forty-six CCSD students won first place in their respective categories at the region level of the Georgia Educational Technology Fair, earning a spot at the state competition in March. More than 300 students put their tech skills to the test in the region competition held January 21 at River Ridge HS.  The Georgia Educational Technology

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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.