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.

2016-2017 Pre-K Registration

March 4th, 2016

Open enrollment for Cherokee County CDC Pre-K, Gaylesville Pre-K, Sand Rock Pre-K, and Spring Garden Pre-K will be April 1-30, 2016. Children must be four years old by September 1, 2016. No five year olds will be accepted.

Registration forms may be picked up at each Pre-K site and at the Board of Education Central Office from 8:00 AM through 3:00 PM during the month of April. Registration forms must be turned in either at the Pre-K sites or the Board of Education Central Office.

The random drawing for the 2016-2017 school year will be May 10 at Sand Rock School at 8:00 AM, Gaylesville School at 10:00 AM, Cherokee County Career and Technology Center at 12:00 PM, and Spring Garden School at 2:00 PM.