The Cherokee County School District celebrated outstanding school volunteers and business and community partners at the annual CCSD Partner of the Year and Volunteer of the Year Recognition Ceremony. The ceremony on Thursday evening in the school board auditorium honored a Partner of the Year and a Volunteer of the Year for each individual school and center. The evening included the surprise announcement of the CCSD Partner of the Year and Volunteer of the Year selected from that pool of honorees.
Cherokee County School District middle school students won at their first regional rowing competition powered by a national grant program to bring the sport to schools! CCSD middle schools this school year added rowing to their programs thanks to a Concept2, Inc. Erg Ed grant, valued at $45,000, awarded by the George Pocock Rowing Foundation through a competitive application process.
The Cherokee County School Board at its regular meeting tonight, Feb. 15, 2024, voted to officially hire Dr. Mary Elizabeth Davis as the county’s next Superintendent of Schools.
Dr. Davis currently serves as Superintendent of Schools for Henry County. You can learn more about her extensive experience as an educator and leader online here. Superintendent of Schools Dr. Brian V. Hightower last fall announced he planned to retire this spring after nearly 40 years in education, including eight years in his current role.
The Cherokee County School District celebrated Valentine’s Day by surprising winners of its third annual Share the Love contest!
Congratulations to the winners of the annual Cherokee County School District middle school basketball tournament! The season came to a close this month with tournament games held at Woodstock High School, with champion and runner-up teams honored. Each team received a special plaque for display at their school.
Congratulations to the Cherokee County School District’s 2024 School Teachers of the Year winners! Every school year, every CCSD school’s teachers and staff are asked to select a Teacher of the Year for their school. These school-level winners now are eligible for the honor of Cherokee County School District 2024 Teacher of the Year.