• Cartmell Elementary Compass Carnival

    About 88 percent of the Cartmell Elementary students met the expectation for the school year of completing 81 reading and 81 math Compass lessons per child. The students had to score 70 percent or above for the lesson to count. During the eight weeks of the March Madness competition during March, April and May, the students completed more than 20,000 lessons.

  • Student of the week: Kaylee Jenkins, 12th grade

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “My favorite thing about school is the opportunities that are given to me to help me prepare for my future and challenges I may face.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “My favorite subject is animal/vet science because I have learned so much that will help in the college and career field (veterinarian specializing in equine).”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “The last book I read was ‘Heads Up, Heels Down’ by C.W. Anderson.”

  • Walking for funds
  • Student summer reading project begins June 8

    This year, the Carroll County Public Library and the Carroll County School District are teaming up for summer reading awards. At the end of the summer, two families will be crowned as “Reading Royalty” and will receive a free bag of books and an iPad. Families can participate by posting pictures of children reading with parents or caregivers to social media along with the hashtag #CarrollCountyReads.

    Pictures must be posted on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram (or emailed to hillary@carrollcountylibrary.org). Pictures must use the hashtag #CarrollCountyReads.

  • Leave to serve
  • Honoring student achievement
  • CCMS eighth-grade moving up ceremony

    The annual moving up ceremony was held Friday, May 29, in the middle school auditorium. School adminstration reported that only five students were not present instead of the 20-30 that traditionally do not attend the evening ceremony. State Rep. Rick Rand spoke to the eighth-graders during a brunch held in their honor.


    The following award winners are not pictured.

    Ashley Spenneberg - Social Studies Award from Katie Shively

    Attendance Award - Zachary Pyles and Otilio Flores

  • Eighth-grade formal
  • CAC Honor Roll | Fourth Nine Weeks 2015


    All A

    Ella Rose Tiller, Quinn Willhoite, Kaseton Tilley and Hannah Weedman.


    Patrick Parker, Kylee McAlister, Faith Combs, Shaela Baker, Robbie Browning, Cheyanne Worley, Amberly Carli, Miguel Cucio, Emma Craig and Emma Sprague.

    First Grade

    All A

    Josh Shea, Katherine Southworth, Savannah Taylor Kyan Johnson and Braelyn Willen.


    Jacoby Dukes, Adara Hon, Destin Noffsinger, Houston Parker, Zachery Richards and Bayli Taylor.

    Perfect Attendance

  • Damron recognized as a 2015 Hutton Scholar

    Haley Damron of Carrollton was one of 43 undergraduate students at the University of the Cumberlands who was named a Hutton Scholar during the annual commencement ceremony in the O. Wayne Rollins Center.

    The Hutton Leadership and Community Service Program is a four-phase program providing leadership training and community service opportunities for the UC students.