Paulding County Schools Calendar for the upcoming year has been released. This calendar includes important dates and information about school closures, emergency procedures, and more.
Paulding County Schools is a public school system in Paulding County, Georgia, United States. The system has five elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school.
The Paulding County School District was organized on July 1st, 1886 and it began with two teachers and fifty-one pupils. The first building was a log cabin which served as the only educational facility for the county until 1909. The following year the first permanent building was erected in Pleasant Hill and this served as both a schoolhouse and courthouse at the same time.
Paulding County Schools Calendar 2023 – 2024
Paulding County Schools offer a variety of facilities to accommodate the needs of its students. These facilities include an 8-acre main campus with a gymnasium, auditorium, and musical theater; separate campuses for elementary, middle, and high school students; a vocational/technical center; and a library with over 12,000 books and DVDs. The district also offers after-school programs including band, chorus, chess club, robotics club, and coding club.
Since Paulding County Schools opened in 1892, they have maintained a staff of highly qualified professionals. Over the years, many of these individuals have come to be known as “Paulding County Teachers”. This term is used to describe the educators who work at Paulding County Schools.
The current staff at Paulding County Schools is composed of 53 full-time employees and nine part-time employees. The majority of these employees are teachers, except the Director of Academics, who is also a school principal. Other positions include Guidance Counselor, Library Media Specialist, Physical Education Teacher/Coach, School Psychologist, and School Resource Officer.
In addition to their roles within the school district, many members of the staff also serve on various boards and committees.
Paulding Schools Calendar (Holidays)
The Paulding County Schools calendar for the 2023-2024 school year features several holidays that are important to residents.
Paulding County Schools offer several benefits for students and staff during the school holidays. The break allows students to spend time with their families, relax, and focus on recuperating. It also provides teachers with the opportunity to give extra attention to those students who may need it most. Additionally, the holidays provide an occasion to celebrate the seasons and appreciate family and friends. Finally, they provide a time for administrators to assess program needs and make necessary updates.
|Labor Day||Monday||September 4, 2023|
|Veterans Day||Saturday||November 11, 2023|
|Columbus Day||Monday||Oct 9, 2023|
|Thanksgiving Day||Thursday||Nov 23, 2023|
|Christmas Day||Monday||Dec 25, 2023|
|New Year’s Day||Monday||Jan 1, 2024|
|MLK Day||Monday||January 15, 2024|
|Washington’s Birthday||Monday||February 19, 2024|
|Martin Luther King Jr. Day||Monday||Jan 15, 2024|
|Presidents’ Day||Monday||Feb 19, 2024|
|Memorial Day||Monday||May 29, 2024|
|Juneteenth||Wednesday||June 19, 2024|
Paulding School Academic Calendar (2023-2024)
Paulding County Schools have announced their academic calendar for the 2023-2024 school year. This calendar has a lot of great benefits for students and families!
Some of the benefits of the calendar are:
-A longer school year, which gives students more opportunities to learn and achieve goals.
-A shorter break between Spring and Fall semesters, which keeps students engaged in their education.
-More consistent days and times for classes, so students feel less homesick and distracted.
-Greater consistency in assignments and exams, making it easier for students to learn and focus.
|July 24, 2023 – July 31, 2023||Pre-planning||Monday – Monday|
|August 1, 2023||First Day of School||Tuesday|
|August 4, 2023||Digital Learning Day (DLD||Friday|
|September 1, 2023||Digital Learning Day (DLD)||Friday|
|September 4, 2023||Labor Day||Monday|
September 25, 2023 – September 29, 2023
|Fall Break||Monday – Friday|
|October 6, 2023||Digital Learning Day (DLD)||Friday|
|October 9 – 10, 2023||Parent Conferences||Monday – Tuesday|
|November 7, 2023||Digital Learning Day (DLD)||Tuesday|
|November 20, 2023 – November 24, 2023||Thanksgiving Break||Monday – Friday|
|December 19, 2023||Two-Hour Early Release||Tuesday|
|December 20, 2023||Holiday Break Begins||Wednesday|
|January 1-2, 2024||Holiday/School Closed||Monday – Tuesday|
|January 3, 2024||Teacher Workday||Wednesday|
|January 4, 2024||First Day Second Semester||Thursday|
|January 12, 2024||Digital Learning Day (DLD)||Friday|
|January 15, 2024||MLK Holiday||Monday|
|February 19-23, 2024||Winter Break||Monday – Friday|
|March 8, 2024||Digital Learning Day (DLD)||Friday|
|March 11-12, 2024||Parent Conferences||Monday – Tuesday|
|April 1-5, 2024||Spring Break||Monday – Friday|
|May 22, 2024||Two-Hour Early Release||Wednesday|
|May 23-24, 2024||Post Planning||Wednesday – Friday|
As a result of the previously mentioned changes, Paulding County schools will see an increase in both funding and enrollment. The new leadership team is optimistic about the future of Paulding County Schools and is committed to ensuring that every student receives a high-quality education.