Schools

    The Cherokee County School District (CCSD) has become one of the top school districts in the State of Georgia and the Nation, with a strong focus on improving teaching and learning. CCSD is bridging the gap between education and industry. The district incorporates state of the art learning technology in the classroom from early elementary classes all the way through high school. Cherokee’s schools are truly preparing students for success in higher education as well as lucrative careers withing industry.

    Cherokee County School District (CCSD)

    The Cherokee County School District is a recognized (MAGMA Award), highly respected (1st in Nation to earn District Accreditation as a Quality School System through Southern Association of Colleges and Schools/Council of Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS/CASI), and high performing (State Recognition from Governor’s office) school system. Both SAT and ACT scores average higher than state and national levels. The public schools in Cherokee County are ranked among the top schools districts in the state of Georgia with the highest average SAT score in Metro Atlanta, and second highest in the state. Cherokee Charter Academy offers programs for students in Cherokee County from grades Kindergarten through 8th.

     

    High Schools

    URL
    Address
    Phone Number
    Principal
     
    ACE Academy 8871 Knox Bridge Hwy
    Canton, GA 30114
    (770) 345-2005 Mr. Richard Landolt  
    Cherokee High 930 Marietta Hwy
    Canton, GA 30114
    (770) 721-5300 Mr. Todd Miller  
    Creekview High 1550 Owens Store Road
    Canton, GA 30115
    (770) 720-7600 Dr. Adrian Thomason  
    Etowah High 6565 Putnam Ford Drive
    Woodstock, GA 30189
    (770) 721-3120 Mr. Keith Ball  
    Polaris Evening Program 2010 Towne Lake Hills South Drive
    Woodstock, GA 30189
    (770) 721-3100 Dr. Curt Ashley  
    River Ridge High 400 Arnold Mill Road
    Woodstock, GA 30188
    (770) 721-6500 Mr. Darrell Herring  
    Sequoyah High 4485 Hickory Rd
    Canton, GA 30115
    (770) 721-3200 Mr. Elliott Berman  
    Woodstock High 2010 Towne Lake Hills South Drive
    Woodstock, GA 30189
    (770) 721-3000 Mr. Mark Smith  
    Middle Schools
    URL
    Address
    Phone Number
    Principal
    Creekland Middle 1555 Owens Store Road
    Canton, GA 30115
    (770) 479-3200 Dr. Deborah Wiseman
    Dean Rusk Middle 4695 Hickory Road
    Canton, GA 30115
    (770) 345-2832 Ms. Cindy Cooper
    E.T. Booth Middle 6550 Putnam Ford Drive
    Woodstock, GA 30189
    (770) 721-5500 Ms. Dawn Weinbaum
    Freedom Middle 10550 Bells Ferry Road
    Canton, GA 30114
    (770) 345-4100 Ms. Sheila Grimes
    Mill Creek Middle 442 Arnold Mill Road
    Woodstock, GA 30188
    (770) 721-6400 Dr. Kerry Martin
    Teasley Middle 151 Hickory Log Drive
    Canton, GA 30114
    (770) 721-5420 Dr. Susan Zinkil
    Woodstock Middle 2000 Towne Lake Hills South Drive
    Woodstock, GA 30189
    (770) 721-3060 Mr. David Childress

    Elementary Schools

    URL
    Address
    Phone Number
    Principal
    Arnold Mill Elementary 710 Arnold Mill Road
    Woodstock, GA 30188
    (770) 592-3510 Mr. Dan Fuller
    Avery Elementary 6391 East Cherokee Drive
    Canton, GA 30115
    (770) 479-6200 Dr. Lisa Turner
    Ball Ground Elementary 321 Valley Street
    Ball Ground, GA 30107
    (770) 721-5900 Dr. Keith Ingram
    Bascomb Elementary 1335 Wyngate Parkway
    Woodstock, GA 30189
    (770) 592-1091 Ms. Kathleen Chandler
    Boston Elementary 105 Othello Drive
    Woodstock, GA 30189
    (770) 924-6260 Ms. Joey Moss
    Canton Elementary 712 Marietta Hwy.
    Canton, GA 30114
    (770) 720-6100 Ms. Beth Long
    Carmel Elementary 2275 Bascomb Carmel Road
    Woodstock, GA 30189
    (770) 926-1237 Ms. Paula Crumbley
    Clark Creek Elementary 3219 Hunt Road
    Acworth, GA 30102
    (770) 721-5800 Dr. Jennifer Scrivner
    Clayton Elementary 221 Upper Burris Road
    Canton, GA 30114
    (770) 479-2550 Ms. Abbey Philpot
    Free Home Elementary 12525 Cumming Highway
    Canton, GA 30115
    (770) 721-5960 Ms. Karen Carl
    Hasty Elementary 205 Brown Industrial Parkway
    Canton, GA 30114
    (770) 479-1600 Mr. Izell McGruder
    Hickory Flat Elementary 2755 East Cherokee Drive
    Canton, GA 30115
    (770) 345-6841 Ms. Whitney Nolan
    Holly Springs Elementary 1965 Hickory Rd.
    Canton, GA 30115
    (770) 345-5035 Dr. Dianne Steinbeck
    Indian Knoll Elementary 3635 Univeter Road
    Canton, GA 30115
    (770)-721-6600 Dr. Ann Gazell
    Johnston Elementary 2031 East Cherokee Drive
    Woodstock, GA 30188
    (770) 721-8461 Ms. Amy Graham
    Knox Elementary 151 River Bend Way
    Canton, GA 30114
    (770) 345-4307 Ms. Tammy Sandell
    Liberty Elementary 10500 Bells Ferry Rd.
    Canton, Ga. 30114
    (770) 345-6411 Mr. Doug Knott
    Little River Elementary 3170 Trickum Road
    Woodstock, GA 30188
    (770) 926-7566 Mr. Christian Kirby
    Macedonia Elementary 10370 East Cherokee Drive
    Canton, GA 30115
    (770) 479-3429 Ms. Tammy Castleberry
    Mountain Road Elementary 615 Mountain Road
    Woodstock, GA 30188
    (770) 664-9708 Ms. Jennifer Landry
    Oak Grove Elementary 6118 Woodstock Road
    Acworth, GA 30102
    (770) 974-6682 Ms. Penny Valle
    R.M. Moore Elementary 1375 Puckett Road
    Waleska, GA 30183
    (770) 479-3978 Ms. Jan Adamson
    Sixes Elementary 20 Ridge Road
    Canton, GA 30114
    (770) 345-3070 Ms. Cindy Crews
    Woodstock Elementary 230 Rope Mill Road
    Woodstock, GA 30188
    (770) 926-6969 Ms. Kim Montalbano

     

    Centers
    URL
    Address
    Phone Number
    Principal
    C3 Academy P.O. Box 769
    Canton, GA 30114
    (770) 704-4216 Dr. Rouel Belleza
    Johnston PreSchool 2031 East Cherokee Drive
    Woodstock, GA 30188
    (770) 721-8490 Ms. Donna Adams
    L.R. Tippens Education Center 2450 Holly Springs Pkwy
    Canton, GA 30115
    (770) 721-6450 Ms. Kelly Strickland
    Oak Grove PreSchool 6118 Woodstock Road
    Acworth, GA  30102
    (770) 974-6682 Ms. Donna Adams
    Ralph Bunche Center 400 Belletta Drive
    Canton, GA 30114
    (770) 479-4744 Ms. Donna Adams

     

     

     

    Private Schools

    Local Private schools offer competitive and cutting edge curricula proven by higher test scores than state and national averages. Cherokee Christian School, Furtah Preparatory School, and Lyndon Academy are three well known schools that prep students for post-secondary education at some of the nation’s most prestigious universities such as Emory University, Georgia Tech, Harvard University, Texas A&M, University of Georgia, Vanderbilt University, and Wake Forest University.

    Higher Education

    Chattahoochee Technical College: The largest technical college in the state of Georgia that offers an associate degree, diploma, and certificate technical programs and continuing education for potential and current employees. To find out more visit www.chattahoocheetech.edu

     

    Reinhardt University: A private 4-year university located in Waleska, GA that offers MBA programs. To find out more visit www.reinhardt.edu

     

    Kennesaw State University: Ranked No. 8 Best Colleges, Up-and-coming Masters Universities (South) by U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges” guide. To find out more visit www.kennesaw.edu