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Student Services

Welcome to the Home of Student Services

The Student Services Office is open Monday-Friday from 7:45am to 3:45pm. Services provided center on academic, college/career, and personal/social student counseling needs. Counselors are assigned to students by last name.

2019-2020 Course Registration Information

Follow us on Twitter:  https://twitter.com/ridge_counselor


Save the Date for Summer School 2019 (English Version)

Save the Date for Sumemr School 2019 (Spanish Version)

Location -- Behind Front Office

Phone # (770) 721-6500
Fax # 770-721-6591

Sandy Harris, Guidance Office Secretary

School Code 113303

To request a transcript:

Click on the parchment link and set up a free account to send your transcript anywhere in the US for $5.00

Students with a GA Futures account can send transcripts at no charge to any college/university in the state of Georgia.

Official ACT scores (www.act.org) and SAT and AP scores (www.collegeboard.com) must be requested directly from the testing agencies.

College Entrance Exam PPT

Financial Aid PPT

Student Record Facilitator, Tina Pellegrino



Marci Goodloe, Lead Counselor A-E marci.goodloe@cherokee.k12.ga.us

Briawnna Brown, Counselor F-McD briawnna.brown@cherokee.k12.ga.us

Kati Kong, Counselor McE-S kati.kong@cherokee.k12.ga.us

Kelly Brangan, Testing Coordinator/Counselor Spec Ed & T-Z kelly.brangan@cherokee.k12.ga.us






Guidance Curriculum

  • Abuse
  • Anxiety/Depression/Suicide
  • Clarifying college/career goals & interests
  • Conflict Management
  • Confronting doubts about college/career choices
  • Coping with depression & anxiety
  • Coping with self-doubt
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Developing self-assertion
  • Drug and Alcohol Concerns
  • Eating Disorders
  • Gender Identity
  • Identifying a specialty interest
  • Increasing self-confidence
  • Managing stress effectively
  • Organizing & learning course objectives
  • Outreach Services
  • Overcoming self-defeating behavior
  • Pregnancy
  • Relationships
  • Student & Family Support Resources
  • Test or performance anxiety
  • Time management

System Support

  • Academic Signing
  • CCRPI Accountability
  • Georgia Virtual School
  • Governors Honors Program
  • Graduate Student Tracker Report
  • Graduation Certification
  • HB 91 Alternative Graduation
  • HOPE Transcript Upload
  • Identify STAR Student/Teacher
  • Master Course Schedule Development
  • Move On When Ready
  • Student Records
  • Student Registration & Withdrawal
  • Student/Parent/Faculty Needs Assessment
  • Testing & Data Interpretation: GA Milestones, PSAT, AP, ACT, SAT, ASVAB, COMPASS
  • Transcript and Records Requests