School Information


Cherokee Charter Academy opened in August 2011 at 2126 Sixes Road in Canton, Georgia. The school offers classes in grades K-9.

School Hours

Start Times
Student Drop off: starting at 7:25am 
K - 9th Grade: 8:00am sharp 

Dismissal Times
Kindergarten - 2nd Grade: 2:45pm 
3rd - 9th Grade: 3:00pm 

School Store

Monday-Friday: 7:30-10:00
Tuesday & Thursday 2:00-6:00

Office Hours

7:30am - 3:30pm

School Calendar

2013-2014 School Calendar - Important dates for the 2013-2014 academic year. This calendar may differ from the Cherokee County Public Schools' System calendar.
2014-2015 School Calendar

Programs & Services

  • Parent access to PowerSchool's Student Information System
  • Enforced uniform policy
  • Before and after care
  • Free/reduced lunch program

Who is eligible to attend?

Cherokee Charter Academy is open to K-9 school aged students who reside in Cherokee county.

Information for Parents

Parent-Student Handbook

2013-14 Parent-Student Handbook - The Cherokee Charter Academy Parent/Student Handbook is filled with detailed information that will assist you in understanding the expectation of our students and parents at school. This handbook has been designed to help you work as partners with us in your child's education.

Before/After Care Program

Before and After care is available onsite during the school year on a daily or monthly basis. To enroll in the Before or After Care program, please complete the registration form. Please click here for the cost and payment schedule. Be sure to review the Before/After Care Parent Handbook for policies and guidelines.

Program Hours:
Before Care - starting at 6:30am
After Care - until 6:00pm

Carpool pick-up

There are two areas for Carpool pick up. Carpool numbers from 10-375 will be picked up on the Gym side (inner lane), 376 and above will be picked up on the Cafeteria Side (outer lane). Thank you as we continue to make our afternoon carpool more efficient for everyone.

Meal Service

Breakfast and lunch service will be available to all students. Breakfast costs $1.50 and Lunch costs $2.85. Reduced breakfast costs $.30 and reduced lunch costs $.40. Cherokee Charter Academy will participate in the National School Lunch Program and free or reduced pricing will be available to those students who meet the guidelines.

View our breakfast and lunch menus by visiting First, select your state. Next, for District select your school name. Last, for School Name select your school name again. This will allow you to view your school's menus by day, week, and month!

Great news! We are now accepting online payments for breakfast and lunch through e-Funds for Schools. You must register with e-Funds first, but then you can make online payments anytime! Register here. If you have questions about e-Funds for Schools or are having problems registering, please contact e-Funds directly by clicking on the Customer Service link at the bottom of your school's e-Funds page.

Food Service Inspection Report - In accordance with Senate Bill 1908, the school's health certificate/inspection report is available for review.

The Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act requires school cafeterias to meet new federal nutrition standards for school lunches and breakfasts. Read our "School Meals Have Changed!" flyer to learn more!

School Uniforms

School uniforms must be purchased exclusively from All Uniform Wear and can be purchased at our school store or online at

The onsite All Uniform Wear store is open:
Monday - Friday 7:30am - 10:00am 
Tuesday and Thursday 3:00pm - 6:00pm 

We only accept debit cards and credit cards. No cash.
Student Holidays: The school uniform store is closed on student holidays. Please check your monthly school newsletter and school calendar for these dates.

School Supplies

Keep this basic supply list handy to make your back to school shopping is as easy as A,B,C!  Please keep in mind that each teacher may have additional items that they may require.