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 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.