About School



One Team, One Goal, Acworth Success! 


Continuing the tradition of EXCELLENCE in our community.


Continuing the Tradition of Excellence in our Community

  • Dr. Bertha Nelson, Principal
  • School Colors: Orange and Blue
  • Mascot: Little Warriors
  • School Enrollment: 650
  • Staff Members: 85
  • Character Development: W.A.R.R.I.O.R WAY; Sources of Strength
  • CCSD STEM Certified School since 2019
  • Learning Commons Certified since 2019
  • Outdoor Garden/Learning Lab est. 2018


WARRIOR WAYSTEM Certified SchoolLearning Commons Certified


Interesting Facts

  • Acworth Elementary has been part of Cobb Schools for over 70 years.
  • The current location of McCall Primary on Dixie Avenue served as the original location of Acworth Elementary.
  • That historic site has been a school location in Acworth since 1868.
  • Acworth Elementary opened its new building on Cantrell in 2001 serving 2nd-5th grade students.
  • McCall Primary serves our Kindergarten & 1st grade students.


Warrior Wisdom

Our collective commitments to educational excellence

Meeting the needs of our students through:

  • Advanced learning and content classes – promoting critical and creative thinking, higher-order reasoning, advanced research skills and accelerated academics.
  • ESOL (English as a Second Language) – multi-tiered support with content and language instruction from certified ESOL teachers.
  • Special Education – supporting students with autism, emotional-behavior disorder, intellectual disabilities, orthopedic impairment, other health impairment, and learning disabilities.
  • Partners in Ed – works closely with local businesses, churches, and members of the community to provide additional opportunities and experiences for our students fostering positive relationships that benefit our school and the surrounding community as well.