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.
Whitfield County Schools has the opportunity to help families and households struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic through the temporary Emergency Broadband Benefit program. This program provides a discount of up to $50 per month toward broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers. You can learn more about the benefit, including eligibility and enrollment information, by clicking on the link above.
The Title I School-Parent Compact outlines how parents, the entire school staff, and students will share the responsibility for improved student academic achievement and the way in which the school and parents will build and develop a partnership to help children achieve the State’s high standards. Paper copies of the Title I School-Parent Compact were sent home with students on Tuesday, September 17th. If you would like online access to these documents, please click on the link above.
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.
Elementary and middle schools across Whitfield County offered students an opportunity to develop skills in public speaking by competing in school-level civic oration competitions. The school-level winners then had the chance to showcase their public speaking skills at the 2021 District Civic Oration Competition. Click the link above to learn more.
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.