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Very Important information regarding Transportation Changes!


The Bascomb Office has a new email address for transportation changes! EMAILS SENT TO THE OLD ADDRESS WILL NOT BE RECEIVED! Please make note of this important change!



Meet a CCSD 2019 Support Staff Employee of the Year: Deanna Rechsteiner of Bascomb ES! ssoty bascomb es 5 16 19

We greatly value the outstanding support staff in our schools and central office divisions, which is why we recognize one here every week. Please join us in thanking and congratulating 2019 Bascomb Elementary School Support Staff Employee of the Year Deanna Rechsteiner!


CCSD Opening New Student Summer Registration Center CSR Logo English

The Cherokee County School District is beginning a new service for families registering students for school.

The Centralized Summer Registration Center will allow parents to complete the process for registering students -- in any grade who will be new to CCSD for the 2019-20 school year -- early in the summer break, rather than waiting for school front offices to reopen.

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Meet a CCSD 2019 Counselor of the Year: Danielle Mabeus of Bascomb ES! Danielle Mabeus

Our school counselors are extraordinary, which is why we’re sharing the stories of our Innovation Zone Counselors of the Year… please help us celebrate Etowah Innovation Zone 2019 Counselor of the Year Danielle Mabeus of Bascomb Elementary School!

Financial Facts: Highlights from CCSD's Proposed Budget financial facts image snip 2019

The Cherokee County School District has published its annual Financial Facts report, which provides highlights and snapshots from the proposed Annual Budget.

The report is posted online here and provides financial additional information to the community in advance of the School Board’s public hearings and budget adoption.

5/29/19 Early Release Schedules for High Schools, Middle Schools school bus clip art

Cherokee County School District high schools and middle schools will have early release days later this month, which will affect traffic in the surrounding areas.


CCSD Observes National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day Mental Health Awareness Day 2019

Today is National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day, advocated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. The Cherokee County School District joins in this observance as we care deeply about the health and well-being of all of our students. Our school counselors, nurses, social workers and psychologists are here to help. We have developed a resource page for parents to learn more about mental health resources and suicide awareness and prevention: http://bit.ly/ccsdresources #CCSDfam #NCMHAD

National School Nurse Day: We Appreciate You! national school nurse day 2019

Please join us in thanking our school nurses today on National School Nurse Day! They provide exceptional care for our students, staff and visitors each day. #SND2019 #CCSDfam

CCSD High Schools Named to "Best High Schools" List us news best high schools badge

All six Cherokee County School District high schools have been named to U.S. News and World Report’s “Best High Schools” list!

The magazine’s prestigious list is based on factors including academic performance, college readiness, graduation rates and success of disadvantaged students. 

#ThankATeacher - National Teacher Appreciation Day! thank you teacher appreciation 2019

Today is National Teacher Appreciation Day! We appreciate our outstanding teachers and all that they do every day to serve our community. #CCSDfam #ThankATeacher

Reminder: Online Registration for New Students Open for 2019-20! registration reminder

Please help us spread the word: online registration for kindergartners and all students who will be new to CCSD for the 2019-20 school year is underway at https://registration.cherokeek12.net/. You can complete the online process in about 15 minutes and set up a time to visit the school and verify your required legal documents. Want to learn more about the learning that happens in our kindergarten classrooms? Check out the report: Ready to Learn: A Parent’s Guide to CCSD Kindergarten at http://bit.ly/CCSDkready #CCSDfam

CCSD Connections Newsletter for May Now Online image of CCSD Connections May 2019 newsletter

The May edition of the CCSD Connections parent newsletter now is online here and features info on graduation, summer camp (the deadline to apply for CCSD Summer Discovery is Friday) -- and much more!  Thanks to this month's sponsor, Credit Union of Georgia.

All CCSD employee and student email addresses are changing, effective March 22nd.


Currently, all student and employee email addresses end with @cherokee.k12.ga.us but that will change on March 22nd. 

All accounts will be changed to a default of @cherokeek12.net.

Emails sent to the old addresses will still be received with the exception of the Bascomb Office.  

Effective immediately, please send transportation changes to Bascomb.Office@cherokeek12.net.  Emails sent to the old Bascomb office address will not be received. 


Office Hours and Registration Information

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2018-19 School Hours 

School Doors Open - 7:00 a.m.

Enter Classrooms - 7:30 a.m.

Tardy Bell Rings - 7:40 a.m. (This is a new start time!)

No dismissals after 1:45 p.m.

School Day Ends - 2:15 p.m.

Buses dismiss before car riders.



Parents can log in from home to the New Student Gateway via CCSD’s website here.

If you have registration questions, please contact Bascomb's registrar, Julie Picard

transportation changes

Transportation Changes- If you must make transportation changes after the school day has begun, please notify the Bascomb office.  Bascomb.Office@cherokeek12.net

If a student is riding home with another student, on the bus or in a car, both students must have a note.













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