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CCSD Students Gain Workforce Insight at Employability Fair CCSD 2023 Employability Fair 3 28 23

Cherokee County School District high school students recently participated in a workshop to refine their employability skills.

The second annual CCSD Employability Fair welcomed 60 select students representing all six traditional high schools to learn more about resume writing, dressing for success, social media etiquette, interviewing and more.

Annual Shottenkirk Jeep Raffle Raises $180,000 for High School Arts and Athletics jeep drawing

Hector Vicinte of Canton was the winner of the annual Shottenkirk Jeep Wrangler raffle, which raised more than $180,000 for CCSD high school athletics and arts programs this year.  School Board member Patsy Jordan drew the winning ticket on Saturday at the dealership in Canton. High school sports and arts programs sell the raffle tickets for $5 each throughout the fall and winter, and the schools are able to keep all the proceeds. 

Meet a 2022-23 Student Delegate to the School Board: Taryn Mareau of Sequoyah High School! SA SHS 23

Every school year, each CCSD high school selects one Student Delegate to the School Board to represent the student voice. One Delegate is named the Student Advisor and sits with the Board at its meetings. We’ll introduce you to them all this year! #CCSDfam!

CCSD Announces Special Education Child Find Program Child find logo

The Cherokee County School District participates in the statewide Child Find program to help identify students eligible for Special Education services.

New Principals, Leaders Approved for Next School Year CCSD New Leaders 3 17 23

The Cherokee County School Board at its meeting on Thursday, March 16, 2023 approved the appointment of new principals and other new leaders for next school year.

CCSD Students Named to All-State Band, Chorus and Orchestra gmea logo

Cherokee County School District high school and middle school students won seats in the prestigious Georgia Music Educators Association All-State Band, Chorus and Orchestra.

CCSD Students Selected for Atlanta High School Art Exhibition CCSD 2023 Atlanta High School Art Exhibition Honorees 3 15 23

Six Cherokee County School District student artists have been selected for the Atlanta High School Art Exhibition!

The exhibition is presented by Arts Festival of Atlanta to recognize and encourage high school student artists from the 12-country metro Atlanta region.  

CCSD Students Honored with College Board Awards CCSD 2023 College Board National Recognition Program 3 8 23

The College Board is honoring 86 Cherokee County School District students through its National Recognition Programs awards!

Learn More About C3 Academy at March 30 Open House Cherokee College and Career Academy (C3) Open House

Learn more about CCSD's Cherokee College and Career Academy (C3) and its unique job skills programs by visiting the campus this month!  

CCSD Begins Kindergarten, New Student Registration for 2023-24 School Year ParentVUE logo

The Cherokee County School District is beginning kindergarten and new student registration for the 2023-24 school year with a new online registration system.

The Synergy system is easy to use and similar to the previous Gateway system that CCSD parents with older children have used.  Beginning March 7, parents of any student who will be new to CCSD for the 2023-24 school year can enter information and upload documents to complete the registration process online.  Parents are asked to complete this process by May to ensure as smooth an enrollment as possible.  Parents whose children already are enrolled in CCSD in grades K-12 do not need to complete this process.

CCSD Connections Parent Newsletter March Edition Now Online image CCSD Connections parent newsletter March 202

Please check out the March edition of the CCSD Connections newsletter at for the latest CCSD news including announcements and upcoming events. 

CCSD Pathway Profiles - General Automotive Technology CHS Auto (8)

This week’s CCSD Pathway Profile focuses on General Automotive Technology, which is offered at Cherokee High School and Sequoyah High School.  Another automotive program, Transportation: Collision Repair - Painting and Refinishing, is offered at Etowah HS.  The Cherokee County School District offers 38 Career Pathway high school programs, which provide students with a wide selection of job exploration and preparation electives.  Through CCSD Pathway Profiles, we regularly share highlights with you from one of these programs … 

CCSD Celebrates 2023 Partners of the Year, Volunteers of the Year VOY 2023 (3)

The Cherokee County School District celebrated outstanding school community partners and volunteers at the annual CCSD Partner of the Year and Volunteer of the Year Recognition Ceremony.

CCSD Kicks Off Annual "Get Cherokee Reading" Event CCSD Reading -A Sport for All Seasons 3 1 23

The Cherokee County School District is kicking off its month-long celebration of the importance of literacy!

Every March, CCSD celebrates literacy beginning with Read Across America Day, a nationwide reading event that coincides with renowned children’s book author and illustrator Dr. Seuss’s March 2 birthday.  CCSD’s Office of Curriculum & Instruction coordinates the campaign, which supports the statewide Get Georgia Reading initiative and CCSD’s continued focus on improving literacy.

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