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CCSD Students Earn State Honors at Technology Competition CCSD 2023 State Technology Fair Winners 3 21 23

Cherokee County School District students earned top honors at the annual Georgia Student Technology Competition!

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.

CCSD Names 2023 Counselor of the Year! 2023 COTY SIKES CVHS 4

Creekview High School counselor Kristie Sikes made a positive difference in her students’ education each day as their classroom teacher.

When she took on a new role as a graduation coach, her opportunity to make a positive impact grew schoolwide.  And she found a new calling, which led her to earn a second master’s degree and change her career path to high school counselor.

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 Pathway Profile - Healthcare Science: Therapeutic Services - Sports Medicine and Exercise Physiology SPORTS MEDICINE

This week’s CCSD Pathway Profile focuses on Healthcare Science: Therapeutic Services - Sports Medicine and Exercise Physiology.  Sports Medicine is offered at Cherokee, Creekview and Etowah HS; Exercise Physiology also is offered at Etowah HS.  Five different Healthcare Science programs are available in CCSD high schools.  CCSD 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 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.

Meet the CCSD Police Officer: Frank James! Meet the Police Officer (James) CVHS 3 8 23

The Cherokee County School District’s Police Department is dedicated to serving and protecting our students and staff every day. We’re thankful for their service and will regularly introduce you to our officers through a Q&A posted here. #CCSDfam #SafeCherokee

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 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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