CCSS Students, THS honored by Positive Athlete Georgia

Five individual Carroll County student athletes and Temple High School have been recognized as West Georgia regional winners by Positive Athlete Georgia. Elizabeth Eason from Bowdon High School won for Cheer & Gymnastics. Caleb Griffis from Central High School won for Baseball. Maggi Gibson from Mount Zion High School won for Girls Tennis. Emily Higdon […]

BHS, THS receive AP recognition

Two Carroll County high schools have received Advanced Placement recognition from State School Superintendent Richard Woods and the Georgia Department of Education.     -Bowdon High, AP Challenge School     -Temple High, AP Challenge School, AP Expansion School and AP STEM School “We are very proud of the students, teachers and leaders at these schools for […]

Carroll County School System Names New Principals, Band Directors

March 30, 2022 – The Carroll County Board of Education voted to approve three new principals and two new band directors at a Wednesday, March 30 Called Board Meeting. Cecelia Brown will serve as principal of Glanton-Hindsman Elementary School, Melissa Dearman will serve as principal of Mount Zion Elementary School, and Ginny Edwards will serve […]

Carroll County Sees Drop in February Unemployment Rate

Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that Carroll County recorded an unemployment rate of 3.2 percent, down one-tenth of a percent over the month.  A year ago, the rate was 4.4 percent. Unemployment claims were down in Carroll County while both the labor force and number of employed were at all-time highs in the […]

Two Central High School Students Named GHP Finalists

(Wednesday, March 30, 2022, Carrollton, Georgia). Two Central High School students were selected as finalists in the Governor’s Honors Program. Olivia Vande Kerkhoff was selected in the area of music and Natalie Proksell was selected in the area of visual arts. “This is the first time we’ve had two participants in Fine Arts,” said Principal […]

Mackenzi Costley named Outstanding Graduate Student by UWG

(Wednesday, March 30, 2022, Carrollton,Georgia). Central High School science teacher Mackenzi Costley was honored by the University of West Georgia Department of Early Childhood through Secondary Education as the Outstanding Graduate Student in Secondary Education. The award recognizesone student who represents superior achievement in the graduate Secondary Education program.Mackenzi graduated Magna Cum Laude with her […]

Central High School Math Teams Dominate in Competition

(Carrollton, Georgia) Central High School sponsored math teams in all grade levels for the Carroll County Schools Perennial Math Competition. The Central teams dominated in the county wide competition. Math Department Chair, Ms. Jacklyn Ross, worked with teams in preparation for the competitive event. The team of Kaitence Vaughn, Annabelle Turpin, Abigail Atkins, and Mary […]