Whitfield County Schools understands the challenges the novel Coronavirus brings to teaching and learning and have plans in place to continue learning in the classroom, while offering virtual instruction for families who do not feel comfortable sending their children to school. For all district COVID-19 information and updates, please click the link above.
Whitfield County Schools is closely monitoring the spread of the novel Coronavirus in our community and has provided a chart of COVID-19 school and district data for your viewing. To track the spread of COVID-19 in our school system, please click the link above.
Due to the reduced number of local COVID-19 cases, the high schools of Whitfield County will continue steps to safely bring our high school students back to a normal schedule. Click the link above for all information regarding schedule changes. These dates listed are contingent on the status of the virus in our community. Please continue to monitor school and district announcements for more information.
Teachers have been working diligently in putting together their own personal websites, and are excited to have a new way to share information. Attached is a google spreadsheet with teachers' names and their web addresses. You can find it here by selecting the title or under our resources section under the "for families" tab.
CollegeBoard Advanced Placement Course Assessments will now be administered online, rather than a face-to-face setting. Due to the circumstances surrounding COVID-19, students will now take a 45-minute online free-response exam at home. For each AP subject, there will be two different testing dates. Please click the link above for more information.
The Governor’s Office of Student Achievement (GOSA) prepares Georgia’s State, Local, and School Annual Report Cards. The Annual Report Cards contain test results as well as other information relevant to school performance toward the goals of student achievement and school completion. The Report Card is in compliance with both state and federal laws with respect to reporting requirements. GOSA partners with the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) to produce the K-12 Public Schools Reports since much of the data comes from GaDOE.
Ten graduating seniors from Whitfield County Schools have been named 2021 Georgia Scholars! To earn this recognition, eight scholars from Northwest Whitfield High School and two from Coahulla Creek High School demonstrated excellence in school & community life during their high school careers. Click the link above to learn more.
Whitfield County Schools is proud to announce the 2021 STAR Student & Teacher recipients. To obtain the STAR nomination, graduating high school seniors must have the highest score on a single test date on the SAT and be in the top 10 percent of their class based on grade point average. Click the link above to learn more.
The Technical College System of Georgia and Georgia Lt. Governor Geoff Duncan recognized Northwest Georgia College and Career Academy (NWGCCA) as the 2021 Georgia College and Career Academy of the Year at the Georgia State Capitol Thursday, April 22. NWGCCA was praised for being “a leader amongst college and career academies, but also all schools throughout Georgia.” Click the link above to learn more.
Of the six WCS students who advanced to the semifinal round of the 2021 Governor's Honors Program, two finalists and one alternate were selected to participate in the highly competitive and prestigious program. Click the link above to learn more.