Gordon County Schools invites its stakeholders to participate in the development and approval of the required district FY 2015 Consolidated LEA Implementation Plan (CLIP). The CLIP is a written plan updated and submitted each year to the Georgia Department of Education (GDOE) which forms the basis for the district’s various state and federal program grants.  The meeting for public input was held Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at the Gordon County Board of Education office, 205 Warrior Path, Calhoun, GA, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.  Copies of the FY 2014 CLIP are available for public review at BOE office. 


HB 91; Elimination of the Georgia High School Graduation Test Requirement for purposes of Graduation 

O.C.G.A. § 20-2-281.1 PETITION FORM

An individual (hereinafter referred to as “Student”) no longer enrolled in a Georgia public school and who previously failed to receive a high school diploma in this state or was denied graduation solely for failing to achieve a passing score on one or more portions of the Georgia High School Graduation Tests or its predecessor or the Georgia High School Writing Test or its predecessor may petition the local board of education in which he or she was last enrolled to determine the student’s eligibility to receive a high school diploma pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 20-2-281.1 based on the graduation requirements in effect when the student first entered ninth grade. If submitting a petition by mail, include a scanned/copied image of your government issued photo identification. Incomplete information may delay processing. Submit a completed, signed form of petition by mail or in person to:  

By mail:

Gordon County Schools

Attn: Michael Evelti

P.O. Box 12001

Calhoun GA 30703-7000

In person:

Mike Evelti

Gordon County Schools, Director of Student Services

205 Warrior Path

Calhoun, GA