2016 Summer Feeding

May 18th, 2016

myplateCherokee County Schools’ 2016 Summer Feeding Program will be held at Centre Elementary School Wednesday, June 1, 2016 through Friday, July 1, 2016.

Meals will be provided at no charge to all children 18 and under. All children are eligible regardless of school and district affiliation. Per the USDA guidelines, meals may not be removed from the designated eating area, and only one meal may be served per child during each meal service.

Summer meals will be served only during the predefined serving dates and times. Menus are available on the Calendars page.

Summer Feeding Schedule

Serving Times   Breakfast 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
    Lunch 10:50 AM – 12:50 PM
Serving Dates   June 1, 2016 – July 1, 2016, Monday – Friday
Serving Location   Centre Elementary School, 725 East Main Street, Centre, Alabama 35960

Please direct questions to Christina Lee, Child Nutrition Program Director for Cherokee County Schools, at 256-927-3397.

Substitute Applications

May 2nd, 2016

Cherokee County School System will be accepting applications for Substitutes in the following areas: Teacher, Bus Driver, Lunchroom Worker, and School Custodian.

Applications will be accepted beginning Monday, May 2, 2016 through Friday, July 29, 2016. The following documents are required:

  • Substitute application
  • Application fee (if applicable)
  • Proof of high school diploma, or the equivalent, such as a General Education Diploma (GED)
  • Background clearance through Cogent Systems
  • Attend substitute training to review policies and procedures
Current Substitute Pay Rates
High School Diploma or Equivalent $58.00/Day
College Degree $63.00/Day
Bus Driver $40.00

If you are interested in applying as a substitute for Cherokee County Schools, you may obtain an application packet here or call 256-927-3362 for more information.

Dual Enrollment Opportunities at Career & Technology Center

April 18th, 2016

The Cherokee County Career and Technology Center in partnership with Gadsden State Community College is offering dual enrollment courses on campus at the Career & Technology Center. Dual Enrollment courses allow students to earn high school credit while at the same time earning college credit. Tuition for the dual enrollment classes are paid for by a grant through the state. The only cost to students are shop/club fees which is $55.00 per year, which includes both semesters. In addition to the low cost, all books and tools are furnished for each student. Cherokee County students are able to choose from Auto-Cad Drafting and Precision Machining for their Dual Enrollment offerings.

For more information please contact April Walker, Counselor of the Cherokee County Career and Technology Center at awalker@cherokeek12.org or by phone at 256-927-5351.