Carroll County Board of Education Approves Three Attendance Zone Adjustments

Reflecting growth in the northern portion of the district, the Carroll County Board of Education approved changes to three school attendance zones at the Board Meeting on January 9, 2023. The new attendance zones will be effective beginning in August 2023. About 50 students will be rezoned from Glanton-Hindsman Elementary School to Villa Rica Elementary…

Reid Crow awarded $52,000 from University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Pictured is Central High School senior Reid Crow and Principal Mr. Kelly Edwards. (Tuesday, December 6, 2022, Carrollton, Georgia). Central High School senior Reid Crow has been selected as a Ruth Leverton Scholar at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. This competitive award is an acknowledgement of Reid’s academic accomplishments and has a potential value of $52,000…

Mia Caldwell named Central High School STAR Student

(Monday, December 5, 2022, Carrollton, Georgia). Mia Caldwell has been named Central High School’s 2022-2023 STAR Student. The Student Teacher Achievement Recognition (STAR) program honors Georgia’s highest achieving high school seniors and the teachers who have been most instrumental in their academic development. To obtain the STAR nomination, high school seniors must have the highest…

Make-A-Wish awards Central’s Jake Tucker

Pictured is Central High School Principal Kelly Edwards, Jake Tucker, Nurse Amanda Cooley,and Paraprofessional Kelly Peabody.(Tuesday, November 29, 2022, Carrollton, Georgia). The Make-A-Wish Foundation hasawarded Central High School senior Jake Tucker with a trip to see the Dallas Cowboys!

Three Central High School Students Selected for Georgia All-State Chorus

(Thursday, November 17, 2022, Carrollton, Georgia). Three (3) Central High School students have been selected to participate in the Georgia Music Educators Association (GMEA) Georgia All-State Chorus. The performance marks the 5th time senior Olivia Vande Kerkhoff has been selected and is the first time for both Sydney Mount (9th) and Michele Presley (10th). The…

Brock named Teacher of the Year for Carroll County Schools

October 21, 2022 – Central Middle School agriculture teacher Lucas Brock is the 2023-2024 Carroll County Schools Teacher of the Year. In only his fourth year of teaching, Brock has amassed quite a trophy case with stints as National Association of Agriculture Educators Turn the Key winner in 2020 and Georgia Vocational Agriculture Teachers Association…

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…