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The James M. Boring Jr. and Syble E. Boring Scholarship Endowment will help students according to financial needs.
The Cherokee County School Board on Thursday voted to extend the superintendent's contract through Aug. 20, 2016.
SchoolMessenger allows the system to send district-level emergency and non-emergency messages to parents by email, text and phone calls.
Over 39,000 students returned to classes on Monday, which was the first day of the new school year for the Cherokee County School District.
A new study by WalletHub ranks Georgia as the state with the highest dropout rate.
Jennifer McIntosh is one of 8 winners in the fourth round of the initiative, which is part of the state's participation in Race To The Top.
Reinhardt will host the Reverends Luis Carlos Marrero Chasbar and Daylins Rufin Pardo next week.
The Cherokee County School District has released its First Day Facts for the 2014-15 school year, which starts Monday, Aug. 4.
Students in the Cherokee County School District head back to school on Monday, Aug. 4
The schools were named to the SHAPE Honor Roll, which recognizes their commitment to health and well-being through fitness and nutrition.
For the second year, Etowah High School will offer the classes through a U.S. Department of State-sponsored program.
The Cherokee County Educational Foundation will hold its second annual Golf Classic on Sept. 30 at Woodmont Golf & Country Club.
The state's sales tax holiday is great for back-to-school essentials. It runs through midnight on Saturday.
These assistant principals will greet Cherokee County School District students when classes begin on Monday, Aug. 4.
Cherokee high schools all showed improvement on Georgia End Of Course Tests, including across-the-board rising Coordinate Algebra scores.
The Cherokee County School District received a Safe Routes To School grant to build sidewalks and bike racks at several schools.
School Board Attorney Tom Roach also informed the board he received a check for $3,600 from former member Kelly Trim to cover her ethics fine.
More than 400 regular route, special education services and substitute buses were checked in preparation for the 2014-15 school year.
Kristen Brooks recently attended the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) 2014 Conference.
Whitney Nolan is the new principal of Hickory Flat Elementary School; and Paula Crumbley is the new principal of Carmel Elementary School.