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Nominate! Vote! Cumberland Mall to Honor a Local Teacher

Nominate! Vote! Cumberland Mall to Honor a Local Teacher

Teachers can be nominated on the mall’s Facebook page through March 24. The winning teacher will receive a $500 mall gift card on National Teacher’s Day, Tuesday, May 6.
FY 2015 Budget Update Expected at Cobb BOE Work Session

FY 2015 Budget Update Expected at Cobb BOE Work Session

The Cobb County Board of Education will conduct its March work session this week.
Wheeler Shoots For First State Title Since 2009 on Saturday

Wheeler Shoots For First State Title Since 2009 on Saturday

Wildcat boys will take on Tift County for the Class AAAAAA basketball championship in Macon.
Cobb Families Submit Record-High School Choice Applications

Cobb Families Submit Record-High School Choice Applications

Parents will be notified via telephone or e-mail prior to spring holidays.
STEM Education: GA Joins National Teaching Fellowship

STEM Education: GA Joins National Teaching Fellowship

The participating universities in the program, including Kennesaw State University, will develop a model master’s-level teacher preparation program, offering fellows a rigorous yearlong ex
Nearby: 'College Credit Now' Summit Tuesday in Smyrna

Nearby: 'College Credit Now' Summit Tuesday in Smyrna

Representatives from Cobb colleges and universities will be present to help Cobb high school students and families can learn how to earn college credit while enrolled in Cobb high schools
CCSD Will Meet Student Needs, Address Time Lost To Weather

CCSD Will Meet Student Needs, Address Time Lost To Weather

Plan will not include make-up days or longer school days.
College Scholarships Available to Marietta, Cobb Students

College Scholarships Available to Marietta, Cobb Students

The deadline to apply is March 31, 2014.
Rebuilds Approved for Brumby, Mountain View Schools

Rebuilds Approved for Brumby, Mountain View Schools

Cobb Board of Education approves the two elementary schools to be rebuilt using newly collected Cobb Education SPLOST IV funds.
Cobb Schools Extracurricular Activities May Resume Friday

Cobb Schools Extracurricular Activities May Resume Friday

The school system has staff furlough days scheduled for Friday and next Tuesday.
Cobb Schools Makes Decision on Classes this Week

Cobb Schools Makes Decision on Classes this Week

School system had previously announced that all Monday after-school activities had been cancelled.
Cobb Board of Education Postpones Wednesday Meeting

Cobb Board of Education Postpones Wednesday Meeting

Forecasts of inclement weather expected to result in countless postponements and cancellations around the north Georgia region this week.
CCSD Makes Winter Weather-Related Decision on Monday Activities

CCSD Makes Winter Weather-Related Decision on Monday Activities

The winter weather roller coaster continues in Georgia.
Cobb School Board Gathers to Discuss Hinojosa

Cobb School Board Gathers to Discuss Hinojosa

Board still uncertain how to approach naming a successor the superintendent who announced his resignation last week.
Nine Lassiter Student-Athletes Ink Scholarships

Nine Lassiter Student-Athletes Ink Scholarships

More student-athletes from the Cobb school expected to sign with colleges and universities this spring.
Cobb Students Recognized in Artist Challenge

Cobb Students Recognized in Artist Challenge

A dozen county elementary school students chosen as this year’s winners of the Ninth Annual Allatoona Ally Artist Challenge.
Understanding the CCSD Fiscal Year Budget

Understanding the CCSD Fiscal Year Budget

Learn how your tax dollars are being appropriated and how Cobb Schools proposes to balance the budget at a town hall meeting Wednesday night.
Hinojosa Announces Resignation

Hinojosa Announces Resignation

Cobb County Schools Superintendent Dr. Michael Hinojosa delivers shocking news at Monday night's board meeting.
Cobb School Choice Transfer Option List Posted Monday

Cobb School Choice Transfer Option List Posted Monday

A list of schools and class space will be available on Feb. 3, a week prior to the start of the application process.
Another Snow Day Friday for Most Metro Atlanta Schools

Another Snow Day Friday for Most Metro Atlanta Schools

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