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Ms. Dixie's Dream

Ms. Dixie
Ms. Dixie's dream is to begin a Backpack Blessings Program in the Chickamauga City School District.  If you would like to volunteer to assist in packing the meals, please contact 
Ms. Guthrie-CES Counselor, Ms. Glenn-GLMS Counselor or Ms. Snellman-GLHS Counselor.  If you would like to make a donation to the program, please see the secretary at each school.  Make checks payable to Chickamauga City Schools and mark them "Backpack Blessings".  The school system will write a check to the sponsor, North GA Community YMCA, to pay for the meals for students in the Chickamauga program.

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In Loving Memory of Greg Landers

Visitation for Mr. Greg Landers will be on Saturday, August 11th from 3:00 p.m. -8:00 p.m. at Wilson’s Funeral Home in Chickamauga. The funeral for Coach Landers will be in the Gordon Lee High School Gym on Sunday, August 12th at 4:00 p.m.
The Gordon Lee Middle School staff will serve as Honorary Pallbearers.
Everyone is asked to wear blue and white to the funeral.

Coach Greg Landers

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Demolition of the original GLHS is underway and the work area is dangerous and completely fenced. No one is to enter the worksite or remove any items from campus----including brick!  The brick are coming down in large chunks that are covered w mortar. We have a specialized crew working to separate and clean the brick and they will be available to the public at a later date. More information will be posted as it becomes available.

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Parent Survey School Seal

Dear Parent:
We value your feedback as a parent, school partner, and participant in our annual needs assessment process.  Therefore, we are asking that you take a moment and complete the appropriate survey(s) by following the links listed below.  Responses will be summarized and analyzed to plan for the next fiscal year.  The estimated time to complete the survey is approximately 5 minutes.

If you have children in more than one school, please complete the survey for all schools that your children attend. 

Thank you very much for your time.  Your help is greatly appreciated.

The link for Chickamauga Elementary School is:         


The link for Gordon Lee Middle School is:


The link for Gordon Lee High School is:


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Gordon Lee Yard Sale District Seal

Attention: Time Change for Thursday, April 19, 2018

Gordon Lee Yard Sale Information

Auction Pick-up District Seal

Auction Pick-up Instructions and Information

***REVISED TERMS*** Chickamauga City Schools Online Auction is LIVE School Seal

Auction Terms - ****Please read revised terms as of 4/12****

Auction Site

Chickamauga City Schools Online Auction School Seal

Chickamauga City Schools will be holding an online auction scheduled for mid-April. This will be an opportunity to purchase memorabilia from the original Gordon Lee High School buil in 1930. Please check back on our website and FaceBook page for further details and bidding instructions. 

Mock Lock Down Drill School Seal

Please click the link to view the letter from Superintendent Day regarding the mock lock down drill later this month.

Mock Lock Down Drill

Board Meeting Time Change School Seal

The Chickamauga City Board of Education will hold the regular March Board Meeting on Monday, March 12, 2018

at 4:00 p.m., in the Board Room of the Central Office, at 402 Cove Road, Chickamauga, GA.

D.A. Jewell Memorial Scholarships School Seal

The D.A. Jewell Memorial Scholarships, in the amount of $4,000 are awarded annually by the Jewell Foundation of Chickamauga, Georgia.

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We have recently had numerous discipline incidences involving students bringing vapes/oils/and other related paraphernalia to school.  While many adults have had success in using vapes to help them quit smoking, these items are illegal for children to have and will not be allowed on campus.  The problem is primarily at the middle school level, but this message is for all students, regardless of age.

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2018-2019 System Calendar School Seal

At the monthly Chickamauga City Schools Board of Education Meeting, the Board approved the 2018-2019 System Calendar. It is available for viewing under the "Calendar" button or click here: 2018-2019 System Calendar

STAR Student & Teacher Honored at Recent Board Meeting STAR Student & Teacher

At the Chickamauga City School Board meeting on February 12, 2018, the STAR Student and STAR Teacher were honored. Congratulations to Dylan Minghini, a senior at Gordon Lee High School, for being named STAR Student of the Year. Dylan earned this recognition by having the highest SAT score among the senior class. In addition, Dylan can recognize a teacher who has had a great impact and influence on him. Dylan chose Ms. Heather Solmon as STAR Teacher of the Year. This is the 5th time Ms. Solmon has received this honor. Ms. Lacey Wilson, President of the Walker County Chamber of Commerce, was on hand to present the award to Dylan. Additionally, the Chamber provided a donation of $100 for the STAR Student. We appreciate this donation and the support of the Walker County Chamber of Commerce.  Congratulations to Dylan Minghini and Ms. Heather Solmon.

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Is it the flu, or is it a cold? School Seal

Today the GaDOE Superintendent's Office released an informative email to all Georgia school district's Superintendents. Please click the "Read More" link to read this valuable information.

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Clarifying Information CCS Seal

Just to clarify information, I wanted to post what occurred at school today. At approximately 1:30 this afternoon we had a report that there had been a shooting in Wallaceville and the shooter had left the scene.  We were also given a description of the vehicle.  There was no indication which direction the suspect was headed, but to take every precaution, we decided to cancel outside recess and break for students.  We still had one more class-change at the middle school, but administrators were outside and checking the area before students were released to their next class.  We were never in a true lock down situation---it was a “soft lockdown”—basically school continued as usual, but students were not allowed outside the building.

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Governor Deal Declaring a State of Emergency School Seal

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One Last Walk Down Memory Lane CCS Seal

***Update: Additional Date added***
In addition to the previously posted dates, we are pleased to announce that this Saturday, December 9th from 12:00pm - 2:00pm, Gordon Lee High School will be open to the public for "One Last Walk Down Memory Lane".
GLHS Open House


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Hannah Jones Selected for the Army All-American Honor Band CCS Seal

Congratulations to Hannah Jones for being selected as a representative on the Army All-American Honor Band.  She was recognized at Gordon Lee High School for this accomplishment during an assembly on November 9th, with a reception for Hannah and her family afterwards.  We're extremely proud of you!

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Molly Ragon chosen for National Honor Ensemble in Orlando CCS Seal

Chickamauga City Schools would like to congratulate Molly Ragon on her selection to the National Association for Music Education (NAfME) Honor’s Ensemble!  This is a higher distinction than the Georgia All State Band.  Molly was selected based on her video audition.  She will travel to Orlando, Fl in November to participate in the honor band with students from all across the country.  

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Dual Enrollment Parent and Student Meeting CCS logo

An informational meeting about Dual Enrollment at Gordon Lee is scheduled for Tuesday, February 20, 2018, at 6:00 p.m. in the GLMS/GLHS Cafeteria.

Parents, if your student is interested in signing up for dual enrollment classes during the 2018-19 school year you should plan to attend this meeting. Topics to be discussed include testing, enrollment, DE technical programs, course offerings, scheduling, and transfer equivalency. There will also be a period for questions and answers.

GLHS Dedication and Trojan Takeoff School Seal

GLHS Dedication & Trojan Takeoff

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FY2019 Budget Meetings School Seal

Pursuant to Georgia Code §20-2-167.1, the Chickamauga City Board of Education will hold two 
public meetings for the exclusive purpose of providing an opportunity for public input on its 
proposed annual operating budget for the 2018-2019 fiscal year.

All citizens are invited to the public meetings regarding the budget to be held at Chickamauga 
City Board of Education Central Office at 402 Cove Road, Chickamauga, GA on Monday, August 13th at 4:45 p.m. and Monday, August 20th at 11:00 a.m. The tentative budget can be viewed on the Board’s website, www.chickamaugacityschools.org.
FY2019 Proposed Budget

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Gordon Lee High School FFA Alumni National FFA Week CCS Seal

FFA Week

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Tuition Schedule 2018 - 2019 School Seal

Click the following link to view tuition schedule and payment dates:

Tuition Schedule 2018-2019