Articles by Donna Lowry


All 16 Cobb County High Schools Achieve AP Honors

  The Georgia Department of Education announced the state’s 2017 Advanced Placement (AP) Honor Schools and all 16 Cobb County School District high schools achieved recognition. Campbell, Hillgrove, McEachern, North Cobb and Sprayberry high schools…


Shallowford Falls Receives Cobb STEM Certification

Shallowford Falls Elementary School becomes the latest elementary school to achieve Cobb STEM certification Cobb STEM certification recognizes schools that provide students with STEM-enriched learning opportunities above and beyond the exemplary practices found in all…




Falcons Fever Rises in CCSD Schools

The Tritt Elementary School Tigers are seeing red and black these days as they cheer on the Super Bowl-bound Atlanta Falcons. Falcons fever has spread throughout the halls of the school from the doors and…


CCSD Spelling Champs Advance to Next Level

Students from eight Cobb County schools are spelling S-U-C-C-E-S-S this week.  They are winners in the Cobb County Spelling Bee held at Kennesaw Mountain High School over the weekend and sponsored by the Cobb County…


CCSD School Transfer Applications Available Online

The Cobb County School District is again offering School Choice (HB 251 and SB10) transfers for the 2017-2018 school year. Beginning on Wednesday, February 1, 2017, parents/guardians can apply for the transfers. The district will…


Cobb County School Cafeterias Rise Up!

Sauce Bowl 2017 Has Kicked-Off Cobb County School District cafeterias have mirrored the Falcons’ road to the Super Bowl with a Sauce Bowl 2017 promotion.  Each Friday preceding the playoff games, school cafeterias offered two…


CCSD 2017 Commencement Schedule Announced

The big day for high school seniors (and their parents) is fast approaching and the district’s Events Planning department has released a full schedule. The 2017 CCSD commencement schedule begins on Tuesday, May 23 with Kell…