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Important Parent Information

Posted On: Thursday, July 27, 2017

 BUS ROUTES: Beginning Tuesday, July 26, check your child’s bus stop location and pick-up and drop-off times online: .  Route info also will be available at Meet and Greet/Walk-Through events.  We’ll continue to update route info as students enroll.  Issues finding your address in the Versa Trans elink site?  Please call Transportation at 770.720.2112.

FIRST DAY FORMS: New to Boston?  Download and complete First Day Forms in advance : If you are interested in student accident insurance for your child, click here.

CANVAS: If you’re not signed up for Canvas, easy instructions are online: . You’ll need your child’s student ID and GTID (if you don’t have these, please call your school’s front office).  Canvas allows you to access info about your child’s courses, assignments, calendars, academic progress and more.

SCHOOL MEALS: We sent you a separate email Thursday about our change to a new meal pre-payment system.  Funds left in your child’s account from last year were automatically transferred to the new system, but you must create an account at to add funds, track purchases and receive alerts.  If you need the Federal free and reduced-price meal program, please apply online here:

RULES: Please review the Student Parent Handbook and Discipline Code with your child:

Just to keep you in the loop - if you are into social media

NEWS: Follow CCSD on Facebook (@CherokeeGASchools) and/or Twitter (@CherokeeSchools) to be fully informed about CCSD news and events.  Check your school’s website for news and updates specific to your school:  Many also have their own social media accounts — look for the icons on each school’s website.

FIRST DAY FACTS: Here’s a quick snapshot of what’s new this school year for CCSD:

 FIRST DAY FUN: We’ll be sharing #CCSDFirstDay photos again on our social media platforms… email your photos to or tag us.

#CCSDfam: This year, we’re starting a new tradition of a school year theme that you’ll see in our messages and our social media posts.  We’re beginning this tradition with a theme of family, as we see CCSD as a family uniting you and your children, our teachers and staff and our partners and volunteers… We care about you.  We care about your future.  We care about your future success.  Here’s a video to celebrate #CCSDfam:

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