Be sure to check out the Gordon County College & Career Academy's STEAM Camp from May 28-31. It runs from 8 a.m. to noon each day and includes breakfast and lunch for current 5th - 8th graders. Register today!
6 days ago, Gordon County Schools
STEAM EDVENTURE 2024
Congratulations to the C.H.A.M.P.S. 5th grade graduates at Fairmount Elementary! The C.H.A.M.P.S. (Choosing Healthy Activities and Methods Promoting Safety) program in Gordon County Schools is a partnership between the Gordon County Sheriff's Department and our elementary schools, serving to help empower our youth with valuable life skills and knowledge to make informed choices and contribute positively to their communities. Lieutenant Brian Brannon congratulated these 5th graders who participated in the program. Thank you Lt. Brannon and the GCSD for educating and empowering our students and community through our law enforcement partnerships.
11 days ago, Gordon County Schools
FES CHAMPS
The 2024 Gordon County Schools Summer Feeding Program starts June 3rd through July 18th! This program serves our community by providing no-cost, healthy meals and snacks to children ages 0-18. Food will be offered Monday through Thursday each week, and Thursdays will include Friday, Saturday, and Sunday meals. Please note that all sites will be closed July 4th and 5th. Food pickup locations are at Tolbert Elementary and Sonoraville High School from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Gordon County Schools will also have vans and buses delivering meals to our Mobile Locations marked with yard signs that read, "This is a Gordon County Summer Feeding Site." Listen for the honking horns as notification of arrival and please be patient as times will vary by each location. After the first week, we will announce more exact times for the Mobile Locations as our feeding staff workers learn and finalize their routes. Check out the flyer for more information! The Gordon County Schools Nutrition Department, partnered with our Transportation Department, looks forward to serving families with nutritious meal options at no cost during the summer months.
12 days ago, Gordon County Schools
Summer Feeding Program 1
Summer Feeding Program 2
Summer school registration is now open for Gordon County Schools high school students in need of credit recovery. Summer school dates are June 10-13, June 17-20, and June 24-27. There is no fee associated with summer school; breakfast and lunch are provided. Students must attend each day and can earn ONE recovery credit from these offered courses: 9th Grade Literature, 10th Grade Literature, World History, Geometry, Advanced Algebra, Physics, and Environmental Science. The registration deadline is May 31st. Don't miss out on credit recovery to stay on track to graduate! To register, please follow the QR code or access the registration form here: https://forms.gle/RxLrJmb9vk8Udxu68 For more information, please contact your child's high school: Gordon Central High School: 706-629-7391 Sonoraville High School: 706-602-0320
12 days ago, Gordon County Schools
2024 GCS Summer School
The Gordon County Schools May Board of Education meeting was last night and included many student recognitions for achievements at the state level. Sonoraville High School's FFA program showcased several state champions under leadership of advisor Mr. Joshua Boydston. Included were Emma Bennett, state champion in Food Products and Processing; Ross White, state champion in Power, Structural, and Technical Systems; Ember Hannigan & Taylor Short, partner state champions in Food Products and Processing; and Kylie Hurd, state winner in Agriscience Proficiency and the Agriscience FFA Star Achievement. Makena Blalock was recognized for achieving the position of Georgia FFA State Secretary, where she will be one of the key state officers leading the state FFA program in 2024-2025. Red Bud Middle School's FFA program also showcased a state champion under leadership of advisor Mrs. Annemarie Carr. Matthew Manning is the state champion in Agriculture Sales/Marking/Services. As a 7th grader, Matthew will have the opportunity to go for another state championship next year. These FFA students will compete at the national level. Our last recognition of the night was Gordon Central High School junior Lynsey Edge for being the state 11th grade champion in the Young Georgia Authors writing competition. Lynsey was a region winner last year as well. She won at the state level with her poem titled, "Roadkill," for its imagery and symbolism. Congratulations to all students for their state achievements! These students THRIVE in Gordon County Schools.
13 days ago, Gordon County Schools
Makena Blalock
Emma Bennett
Ross White
Ember Hannigan & Taylor Short
Kylie Hurd
Matthew Manning
Lynsey Edge
Gordon County Schools is proud to announce the teachers who are returning home to their school system as former graduates and alumni of our school system! These new hires were announced at the May 13th Board of Education meeting, and we are excited to celebrate their journey home to inspire and educate others. Haley Crider is a Sonoraville High School alum beginning her teaching career at Fairmount Elementary. Barry Hall is a Gordon Central High School alum returning to teach and coach at Sonoraville High. Krista Hall is a Gordon Central High School alum returning to teach at Red Bud Middle School. Kaitlin Hartel is a Sonoraville High School alum beginning her teaching career at Tolbert Elementary. Kenidy Vincent is a Sonoraville High School alum teaching and coaching next year at Gordon Central High School. Hannah Key is a Sonoraville High School alum teaching next year at Ashworth Middle School. William Walraven is a Sonoraville High School alum returning to his alma mater to teach and coach at Sonoraville High. Let’s give a warm returning welcome to these former graduates as they embark on a new chapter of their journey with us. Together, we’ll continue to cultivate a community of learning, growth, and endless possibilities!
13 days ago, Gordon County Schools
Welcome Back to GCS!
Congratulations to the C.H.A.M.P.S. 5th grade graduates at Belwood Elementary! The C.H.A.M.P.S. (Choosing Healthy Activities and Methods Promoting Safety) program in Gordon County Schools is a partnership between the Gordon County Sheriff's Department and our elementary schools, serving to help empower our youth with valuable life skills and knowledge to make informed choices and contribute positively to their communities. Lieutenant Brian Brannon congratulated these 5th graders who participated in the program. Thank you Lt. Brannon, Maj. Harris and the GCSD for educating and empowering our students and community through our law enforcement partnerships.
14 days ago, Gordon County Schools
CHAMPS Belwood 2024
Congratulations to the C.H.A.M.P.S. 5th grade graduates at Tolbert Elementary! The C.H.A.M.P.S. (Choosing Healthy Activities and Methods Promoting Safety) program in Gordon County Schools is a partnership between the Gordon County Sheriff's Department and our elementary schools, serving to help empower our youth with valuable life skills and knowledge to make informed choices and contribute positively to their communities. Lieutenant Brian Brannon congratulated these 5th graders who participated in the program. Thank you Lt. Brannon and the GCSD for educating and empowering our students and community through our law enforcement partnerships.
17 days ago, Gordon County Schools
Tolbert CHAMPS
Summer Feeding 2024 will start on Monday, June 3rd! Watch this space -- a detailed list of sites will be coming soon. We can't wait to see you this summer!
18 days ago, School Nutrition
Summer Feeding 2024 flyer
Congratulations to the C.H.A.M.P.S. 5th grade graduates at Sonoraville Elementary! The C.H.A.M.P.S. (Choosing Healthy Activities and Methods Promoting Safety) program in Gordon County Schools is a partnership between the Gordon County Sheriff's Department and our elementary schools, serving to help empower our youth with valuable life skills and knowledge to make informed choices and contribute positively to their communities. Lieutenant Brian Brannon congratulated these 5th graders who participated in the program. Thank you Lt. Brannon and the GCSD for educating and empowering our students and community through our law enforcement partnerships.
19 days ago, Gordon County Schools
SES CHAMPS
Teachers at Gordon Central were provided tours of the construction addition and provided breakfast by Parrish Construction during Teacher Appreciation Week.
20 days ago, Gordon County Schools
Construction Tour
Thank you to the school nurses who take care of our students each and every day. You truly make a difference each and every day, and Gordon County Schools appreciates you! Celebrate National Nurses Week across the nation from May 6th through May 12th.
20 days ago, Gordon County Schools
National Nurses Week
Gordon County Schools is celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week May 6th through May 10th! We are so thankful for the difference-makers we have in our classrooms who help shape children's lives.
21 days ago, Gordon County Schools
Teacher Appreciation Week
Check out all the amazing summer camps going on at Gordon County Schools! Visit https://www.gcbe.org/page/virtual-community-bulletin-board for flyers and registration information.
21 days ago, Gordon County Schools
GCS 2024 Summer Camps
Today's At-Home Learning Day was a great day for Gordon County Schools teachers, staff, and administrators to participate in many professional development learning sessions. Administrators and teacher leaders attended training from Edmentum today to learn new ways to improve individualized instruction for students.
24 days ago, Gordon County Schools
Professional Development
The Gordon County College and Career Academy of Design and Advanced Manufacturing hosted its annual CTAE Advisory Committee Luncheon. Here, our pathway advisors discussed how to improve partnerships and connections between students with our local businesses and industry. GCCCA Principal Leah Newsom hosted the event and helped our community partners share their voice and input for our pathway programs next school year. Congratulations to the students who were recognized during the luncheon for their success at state competition: Red Bud Middle School FBLA and FFA, Gordon Central High School FFA and SkillsUSA, and Sonoraville High School FCCLA and FFA.
24 days ago, Gordon County Schools
Luncheon
Friday, May 3rd is an At Home Learning Day.
25 days ago, Gordon County Schools
At Home Learning Day
Congratulations to Sonoraville senior Kylie Hurd for receiving a $1,000 scholarships from the Better Business Burearu of Southeast TN/Northwest GA for the Students of Integrity Scholarship. She was one of ten recipients for this scholarship, selected from a pool of over a thousand applicants. Kylie owns and operates her own business, KH Cattle, and she used her experiences to write an essay about the importance of ethics and integrity in business. She has been in Sonoraville High's Work-Based Learning program for the last two years, building her business while gaining valuable work experience and course credits. Accompanying Kylie to the scholarship luncheon banquet in Chattanooga was her Work-Based Learning Coordinator, Dr. Andrea Walraven. Kylie is a leader in the Phoenix FFA program and Georgia FFA; she just recently was awarded the FFA State Star in Agriscience for KH Cattle alongside a state championship. We look forward to seeing Kylie's success at Nationals.
25 days ago, Gordon County Schools
Kylie Hurd Wins Scholarship
Belwood Elementary recently held a Volunteer Appreciation luncheon for the many people who help serve the students and community of BES. These volunteers included community members who participated this year as Lunch Buddies, were members of the School Governance Team, helped with GET Reading, served meals for staff, provided monetary donations, acted as student mentors, and donated essentials for students. Thank you to all community members of Belwood Elementary! It certainly takes a village, and everyone coming together in collaboration to help students and the school makes a difference!
about 1 month ago, Gordon County Schools
BES Celebrates Volunteers
Please check out our menus for the month of May!
about 1 month ago, School Nutrition
Elementary breakfast menu for May
Elementary lunch menus for May
Middle school breakfast menus for May
Middle school lunch menus for May
High school breakfast menus for May
High school lunch menus for May