6:30 PM School Board Meeting
11:50 AM - 12:00 PM Elementary Early Dismissal
12:50 PM - 1:00 PM Middle & High Early Dismissal
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Parent/Teacher Conferences
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Staff Professional Learning
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Teacher Recruitment Fair
Welcome to Crossroads Academy! We appreciate your taking the time to visit our website!
If you are new to Crossroads Academy, please remember all students must go through a mandatory orientation meeting with their parents. Please call the school for additional information. Our phone number is 706-271-2495.
If you have questions about our dress code, please look under the "Resources" tab for a link to "For Families." If you need a visual guide to what types of clothing are acceptable, click here.
Crossroads Academy has just been approved as a Common Sense School, an honor that recognizes our efforts in teaching digital citizenship to young people and engaging the entire school community in this important discussion.
The recognition acknowledges our school's commitment to helping students build skills that are essential for their well-being today—and for the opportunities they'll have tomorrow.
This honor is provided by Common Sense Education, part of a national nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of kids and families by providing the trustworthy information, education, and independent voice they need to thrive in a world of media and technology.
We are one of the more than 65,000 schools across the country that use Common Sense Education's groundbreaking education resources. As a result, our students are better equipped to navigate the digital world and use devices for learning.
To learn more about Common Sense Education, visit www.commonsense.org/education.
Beginning on Friday, August 30th, Crossroads Academy students may wear Crossroads t-shirts on Fridays if they meet academic and behavioral expectations. Shirts will be sold on Tuesday, August 27th. After that, students may purchase shirts in the main office.
Students may wear the school shirt if they meet the following criteria:
1) No unexcused absences, tardies, or early dismissals for that week;
2) No detentions or other major disciplinary issues;
3) Earn 90% of Dojo points on Thursday
Should you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us.
Please click the link above to view the Middle and High School Testing Calendars. 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 Georgia Kindergarten Inventory of Developing Skills (GKIDS) is a yearlong, performance-based assessment. GKIDS 2.0 is designed to better document and communicate your child’s progress on the Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE) throughout his or her kindergarten year. GKIDS 2.0 will: measure your child’s knowledge and skills in up to seven areas of learning, help teachers plan instruction, help families understand their child’s progress over time. Click the link above to learn more.
Whitfield County Schools is offering three different parent workshops at different locations and times. Each workshop is designed to help families be the best advocate for their children’s education. During these workshops, families will get tips, ideas and resources to help support their child’s education. Click the link above for the different workshops, times and locations.
Common Sense, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids and families thrive in a world of media and technology, has recognized Cedar Ridge Elementary School and Crossroads Academy as Common Sense Schools. The recognition acknowledges these schools’ dedication to creating a culture of digital citizenship. Click the link above to learn more.
Valley Point Middle School art students took a once in a lifetime trip to Washington, D.C. to see on display the hand-painted ornaments they created for the National Christmas Tree Experience: America Celebrates Display. The ornaments were unveiled during the 97th Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, December 5 and will be on display throughout the month of December to over 250,000 guests.