7:30 AM Called Board Meeting
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Back to School Bash 2019
6:30 PM School Board Meeting
Thank you for visiting Cohutta Elementary School! Our Bulldogs are currently enjoying summer vacation. We'll welcome them back to school on Thursday, August 8. Check back to see updates for our 2019-2020 school year. We look forward to another fabulous year!
Meet Your Teacher Day is Wednesday, Aug. 7. Pre-K will have an orientation at 1:30 p.m. Kindergarten will have an orientation in the cafeteria beginning at 2:00 p.m. 1st-5th grades can be visited anytime between 2-4 pm. This will be a great time to meet your child's teacher, learn about events going on at Cohutta, and give input for our Title I Compacts that will be released this fall.
I know it's summertime, so set your countdown clocks accordingly. Our first day of school will be on Thursday, August 8. We will have our Meet the Teacher event on Wednesday, August 7. We'll have more information to come about Meet the Teacher Day as we get closer to August.
If you'd like to see the district calendar for the 2019-2020 school year, click here:
Check back here for updates such as supply lists and beginning of the year information. As always, our Facebook page has regular updates about upcoming events. Happy Summer!!
Free and Reduced Meal Applications are now available online for the 2018-19 school year. To apply, visit www.lunchapplication.com. Only one application per household should be submitted. If you need assistance or would like to request a paper application, please contact your child's cafeteria manager.
For questions regarding your child's Free and Reduced Meal Application, please contact the School Nutrition Office at (706) 876-7264 or 1030 Hill Rd. Dalton, GA 30721.
Annual Asbestos Management Plan
The Whitfield County School System AHERA Management Plan is available for public inspection upon request at the Whitfield County Board of Education. This notification is provided to fulfill the requirement of Section 763.93(4) of the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act, 40 CFR Part 763, October 30, 1987. All interested parents, teachers, empoyees or other persons are invited to review the plan, which includes the following items:
1. Location, amounts and types of asbestos containing materials
2. Response actions to the asbestos containing materials
3. Plans for inspection and periodic surveillance
4. Public Notification procedures
Anyone interested in reviewing this plan should call the Whitfield County Board of Education at (706) 217-6780.
Here is the link to our latest CCRPI score. To dig into the data, click the world "Elementary" under "Select Report Type" at the top of the page. That will open up links to see the four categories that make up our CCRPI score. If you have any questions about the CCRPI score, feel free to email Dr. Wright.
In Georgia, 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.
Whitfield County Schools is proud to announce the achievement and status of the Georgia School Boards Association’s 2019 Distinguished School Board recognition. The recognition program is designed to showcase best practices in school governance and leadership. This year, 10 of the 180 public school boards earned the Distinguished Board status.
The Dalton-Whitfield County Public Library is getting ready for a fun-filled summer and will be offering free, exciting programs and a reading challenge for kids, teens, and adults! Click the link above to download the 2019 Summer Reading schedule of activities for June and July. Let's keep our community reading and learning all summer long!
During the summer months when our kids are out of school, they still need to eat healthy, stay safe and continue to learn. At georgiasummer.org you can: find summer meals in your community, locate safe, licensed summer programs, access GPB's summer learning programs for families, and gain access to high-quality summer learning experiences. Click the link above to learn more.
Through a partnership between Get Georgia Reading – Campaign for Grade-Level Reading and myON, all educators, librarians, students and parents in Georgia have free access to thousands of enhanced digital books available in myON through August 31, 2019. Read anywhere, anytime with online and offline access! Click the link to learn more.