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New Principal Profile Q&A: Angela Whitehead, Clay-Harmony Leland Elementary School
New Principal Profile Q&A: Angela Whitehead, Clay-Harmony Leland Elementary School
Posted: 6/3/2020

I am excited to be the first Principal at Clay-Harmony Leland because it is an opportunity to merge two amazing school communities into one for the 2020-2021 school year.  


Cobb Schools Honors Class of 2020 with Graduation Celebration Videos
Cobb Schools Honors Class of 2020 with Graduation Celebration Videos
Posted: 6/2/2020

Over the past two weeks, graduates from across the Cobb County School District picked up their diplomas in drive-through parades some of which were capped off with fireworks at the end of the night.  


New Principal Profile Q&A: Elayna Wilson, Lindley Middle School
New Principal Profile Q&A: Elayna Wilson, Lindley Middle School
Posted: 6/1/2020

Lindley students report to school with an excitement to learn and make their teachers happy! I want to be a part of that excitement again! 


New Principal Profile Q&A: Billy Pritz, Kemp Elementary
New Principal Profile Q&A: Billy Pritz, Kemp Elementary
Posted: 6/1/2020

I am so excited to be named principal at Kemp Elementary. I have loved my time here over the past three years as AP and look forward to building even stronger relationships with our amazing community. 


New Principal Profile Q&A: Dr. Felicia Angelle, Keheley Elementary
New Principal Profile Q&A: Dr. Felicia Angelle, Keheley Elementary
Posted: 5/28/2020

As the proud principal of Keheley Elementary, I am excited about joining the close-knit Keheley team.


Running to Live: How One Cobb Teacher Makes His Students the Focus
Running to Live: How One Cobb Teacher Makes His Students the Focus
Posted: 5/27/2020

Veteran Cobb teacher Bill McAllister has served students at Big Shanty Intermediate School for two decades. He teaches third, fourth, and fifth-grade Advanced Learning and Talent Development. Bill loves teaching. In fact, he has been teaching in the Cobb County School District for 23 years.  


A Tradition Continued: Cobb Schools Get Pumped Up for National Field Day
A Tradition Continued: Cobb Schools Get Pumped Up for National Field Day
Posted: 5/26/2020

More than 65 Cobb schools participated in the OPEN National Field Day (NFD) event on May 8. 


Frequently Asked Questions: Cobb Schools and COVID-19
Frequently Asked Questions: Cobb Schools and COVID-19
Posted: 3/20/2020

We understand our community's concerns regarding the potential impact of COVID-19 and want to keep our school families updated on how Cobb Schools is responding.


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Kell High School Celebrates Seniors with “Bright Future Parade”

Kell High School Celebrates Seniors with “Bright Future Parade”

On a beautiful midweek evening in the middle of May, Kell High School hosted an LED car parade for its graduating seniors. Hundreds of vehicles filled with students and family members stretched around the Kell campus to celebrate the Class of 2020. 


This is the Future, A Look at the Inspiring Graduates of the Class of 2020

This is the Future, A Look at the Inspiring Graduates of the Class of 2020

If the Cobb Schools Class of 2020 is a forecast of the future, the future will be as bright as their high school legacy has been inspiring.  


This is the Class of 2020: Walton student takes STEM to the community

This is the Class of 2020: Walton student takes STEM to the community

Seniors in the Cobb Schools Class of 2020 soon will step out on their own paths. Their full impact on the world is not yet known, but there are some, like Walton senior Dipen Mehta, who started impacting the community long before picking up their caps and gowns. 


Cobb Schools Class of 2020 Includes About 9,000 Graduates, More than $100 Million in Scholarships

Cobb Schools Class of 2020 Includes About 9,000 Graduates, More than $100 Million in Scholarships

This year about 9,000 seniors in the Cobb County School District will graduate as members of the Class of 2020. 


Lindley 6th Grade Academy Media Specialist Wins Grant

Lindley 6th Grade Academy Media Specialist Wins Grant

The Georgia Library Media Association recently awarded Ingrid Hanson, library media specialist at Lindley 6th Grade Academy the Mable Wyche Underwood Grant for her enrichment book club from the Georgia Library Media Association. 


Cobb Schools Announces Class of 2020 Valedictorians, Salutatorians

Cobb Schools Announces Class of 2020 Valedictorians, Salutatorians

The Cobb Schools Class of 2020 includes an inspiring list of valedictorians and salutatorians.


LGE Credit Union Awards $5,000 Scholarship to Wheeler High School Student

LGE Credit Union Awards $5,000 Scholarship to Wheeler High School Student

The LGE Credit Union recently awarded a $5,000 scholarship to Wheeler High School senior Samuel Luong.  


New Principal Profile Q&A: Cynthia Winter, Riverside Elementary School

New Principal Profile Q&A: Cynthia Winter, Riverside Elementary School

To have the opportunity to serve as the new principal of Riverside Elementary is a great honor.  


Superintendent Woods Names 23 Cobb Seniors 2020 Georgia Scholars

Superintendent Woods Names 23 Cobb Seniors 2020 Georgia Scholars

State School Superintendent Richard Woods recently announced the names of the 2020 Georgia Scholars, which includes 23 students from Cobb Schools.


North Cobb High Student Shaylon Walker Awarded POSSE Scholarship to Boston University

North Cobb High Student Shaylon Walker Awarded POSSE Scholarship to Boston University

The Posse Foundation’s partner colleges and universities selected 742 students for the Class of 2024 Scholars, awarding them $154.8 million in full-tuition leadership scholarships.


Music to Our Ears! Rocky Mount Chorus Presents Virtual Performance

Music to Our Ears! Rocky Mount Chorus Presents Virtual Performance

“My voice, your voice, blending together…One voice, our voice,” rang out from the Rocky Mount Elementary School chorus in a virtual performance that shows how one Cobb music teacher is keeping the music alive in quarantine. 


Frey Elementary’s Ashley Sherman Wins Metro Regional Library Media Specialist of the Year

Frey Elementary’s Ashley Sherman Wins Metro Regional Library Media Specialist of the Year

The Georgia Library Media Association (GLMA) and GAIT (Georgia Association of Instructional Technology) recently announced that Cobb’s Ashley Sherman is the 2020 Metro Regional Library Media Specialist of the Year.


Cobb Schools Foundation Launches Fundraising Campaign to Support Cobb Students Digital Learning

Cobb Schools Foundation Launches Fundraising Campaign to Support Cobb Students Digital Learning

With over 40% of Cobb students qualifying for free or reduced lunch, the Cobb Schools Foundation recognizes that some of our families have basic needs that need to be met during the COVID-19 pandemic.


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Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, United Way of Greater Atlanta Award $50,000 Grant to Cobb Schools Foundation Cobb Seniors Pick up Caps and Gowns Join us in Saying ‘Thank You’ to Cobb Teachers and Staff Two Walton High School Students Named Presidential Scholar Semifinalists
School Nurse Day 2020: Supporting Students and the Community in Times of Crisis New Principal Profile Q&A: Tucker Smith, Mount Bethel Elementary New Principal Profile Q&A: Jessica Appleyard, Pitner Elementary School Sprayberry High, Varner Elementary Earn American School Counselor Association RAMP Designation
Cobb Middle School teachers keep students engaged using various tools Cobb County School District’s Music Education Program Receives National Recognition for 18th Year Five Cobb Students Named Winners of Corporate-Sponsored National Merit Scholarships Check Out How Cobb Library Media Specialists Continue to Encourage Love of Reading, Learning
6 Cobb High School Students Win National Honor Society Scholarships New Principal Profile Q&A: Dr. Ashley Hosey, Floyd Middle School Connect with Tutors from Home for Free Thanks to Cobb Schools, Cobb County Public Library Partnership This is Cobb: Wheeler High School Student Launches Free Tutoring Service
Cobb Parents Say ‘Thank You’ for New 4-Day Learning Schedule Cobb Schools Foundation Provides Digital Devices to Families in Need Cobb Schools BOE Praises Team for Quick Response, Flexibility, Continued Support of Students Keeping Our Kids Fed: Cobb Schools, Local Organizations Work Together

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