Cherokee Charter Academy
Cherokee Charter Academy opened in August 2011 at 2126 Sixes Road in Canton, Georgia. We are a SACS Accredited, tuition-free public charter school educating students in grades K-8. Cherokee Charter Academy is governed by the Georgia Charter Educational Foundation and is a member of the Charter Schools USA family of schools.
We are proudly opening our doors to students who reside in Cherokee, Cobb, Pickens, and Bartow counties for the 2018-2019 school year.
Cherokee Charter Academy will develop in its students a passion and curiosity necessary to become lifelong learners and future leaders while instilling core community values, strong character ethics, and a commitment to excellence.
Programs and Services
- Personalized Learning Plans – Assessments are performed periodically to determine how your child will learn best. Learning styles are established to tailor lesson plans to meet the needs of each student.
- Access to PowerSchool’s Student Information System – Parents are given access to their children’s personal information through a password-protected computer-based system that allows them to monitor their progress. Parents can monitor test scores, homework and attendance on a daily basis.
- Uniforms – A school uniform policy is enforced. School uniforms must be purchased exclusively from a Cherokee Charter Academy approved vendor only. School uniforms instill a sense of pride in the school as well as each child’s individual appearance. Uniforms allow students to focus on their education instead of designer labels and fashion trends.
- Before and after care
- Free/reduced lunch program
- STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math)
- Before and aftercare enrichments including technology, sports, music, Science Olympiad, Lego Robotics, Aerospace Engineering, Theatre and more
- Active Parent/Teacher Coop