Sarah Dutton Awarded Full Academic Scholarship to the University of Alabama

Pictured is Sarah Dutton and Central High School Principal Mr. Kelly Edwards. (September 20, 2022, Carrollton, Georgia). Central High School senior, Sarah Dutton, was awarded a full academic scholarship to the University of Alabama. Sarah was eligible to apply for the University of Alabama Diversity Merit Scholarship after earning a prerequisite National Recognition Program Award […]

Temple’s Garner named Georgia History Teacher of the Year

August 4, 2022 — John Garner, a teacher at Temple High School, has been named the 2022 Georgia History Teacher of the Year, an award presented annually by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, the nation’s leading organization dedicated to K-12 American history education. Inaugurated in 2004, the History Teacher of the Year Award […]

City of Temple Announces Return of Traffic Safety Program to Reduce Excessive Speeding in Providence Elementary, Temple Middle, and Temple High School Zones

(Temple, GA) – With the start of the new school year approaching, the Temple Police Department announces the return of its school zone safety and automated traffic enforcement program for the Providence Elementary, Temple Middle, and Temple High School zones located on Sage Street and Rainey Road. The program was implemented last school year and […]

Carroll County Schools Announce Proposed Property Tax Increase

The Carroll County Board of Education today announces its intention to increase the 2022property taxes it will levy this year by 3.71 percentage over the rollback millage rate. Each year, the board of tax assessors is required to review the assessed value forproperty tax purposes of taxable property in the county. When the trend of […]

Superintendent’s Contract Offer Survives Divided Board Vote

The majority of the Carroll County Schools’ Board of Education has voted in favor of offering long-time Superintendent Scott Cowart a new one-year contract beginning June 1, 2022 to remain in that position. However—this is a Board divided, with three of the seven board members voting against bringing Cowart back under the terms presented. “I […]

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 […]