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Reminder: Use SafeSchools Alert to Report Safety Concerns safeschools alert logo

Please watch this brief video to learn more about SafeSchools Alert - CCSD's system to report a school safety concern by text, email, phone call, online message or app to school police and administrators. Reminder: This system does not replace 911; please call 911 in an emergency. #SafeCherokee

CCSD Connections Parent Newsletter for December Now Online CCSD connections image Dec 2019

The December edition of the CCSD Connections monthly parent e-newsletter is now online here. Thanks to Credit Union of Georgia for its sponsorship! #CCSDfam

Board Briefs: School Board Hears Update on Social and Emotional Learning Initiative CCSD Anti-Vaping Student Video PSA Contest Winners 11 22 19

The Cherokee County School Board on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019 heard an update on CCSD’s Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) initiative, including projects underway to increase counseling services and create a “parent university” program for providing parents more information to help their children’s safety and well-being.

Meet a CCSD 2019 Volunteer of the Year: Alyssa Cheek of Sixes ES! voty sixes es 11 19 19

Volunteers make a positive difference in our schools, which is why we spotlight one here every week... congratulations to Sixes Elementary School 2019 Volunteer of the Year Alyssa Cheek!

CCSD Announces Child Find Efforts Child find logo

The purpose of Child Find is to identify, locate, and evaluate children and youth, who are suspected of having or have a diagnosed disability or developmental delay, in order to provide free appropriate Special Education services.  The Cherokee County School District serves children from age 3 to 21 years old.

Got Canvas? Canvas parent

Canvas is a Learning Management System for all students in the Cherokee County School District. A learning management system, (LMS), is a software-based platform that provides an engaging framework and interactive tools to facilitate blended and personalized learning both inside and outside the classroom. 

Click here for the following information which will guide you step-by-step to understand how to: 

• Access the Canvas LMS platform
• Create a Parent/Observer account and link to your child(ren)
• Understand system features for the Parent/Observer role
• Navigate the Canvas LMS platform and tools
• Reflect and provide feedback on the Canvas LMS platform 

Click here for Canvas Parent App instructions. 

Sixes Elementary's 1st Quarter Flight Mission Assembly was out of this world!

Sixes Elementary School began a new tradition this year with the first quarter Flight Mission Assembly. With the help of the Woodstock High School cheerleaders, students were thrilled to enter the gymnasium to celebrate their accomplishments this first nine weeks of school. The school safety patrol, student ambassadors, and students with perfect attendance were all recognized.

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In addition, each flight mission had a "Star of the Crew." These were students who demonstrated STAR behavior and exhibited the positive behavior outlined by the Sixes PBIS system. To learn more about it, click here. One student from the "crew" was selected as the "Star of the Mission," and one student of the "mission" was selected as the "Star of the Galaxy." It was a great day for the students and teachers at Sixes Elementary School! 

Student selected as Star of the Galaxy with her family and principal


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