Please click the link above to view the Elementary School Testing Calendar. The purposes of the Georgia Student Assessment Program are to: measure student achievement of the state mandated curriculum, identify students failing to achieve mastery of content, provide teachers with diagnostic information, and assist school systems in identifying strengths and weaknesses in order to establish priorities in planning educational programs.
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.
Cruz Guo, a senior at Coahulla Creek High School, has been named a Commended Student in the 2023 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, was presented to this scholastically talented senior. Click the link above to read more.
The Whitfield Education Foundation presented 62 Whitfield County teachers with Innovative Teaching Grants totaling more than $102.7K. Recipients of this grant will be able to implement various programs in their classrooms, schools and throughout the community. Click the link above to learn more.
Whitfield County Schools has updated its Attendance Expectations for all high school students and added a final exam exemption incentive. Please take a few minutes to familiarize yourselves with the updated policy before the start of the new school year.