News and Announcements

Post-Graduation Training Opportunities
In partnership with Goodwill Industries of North Georgia, the Cobb Career, Technical and Agricultural Education division will host a community night highlighting post-graduation training opportunities for students.
Goodwill Industries of North Georgia will offer a seven week training program in flooring installation beginning May 31st.
Students will learn about the training and scholarship opportunities at one of the two community events to be held from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at:
North Cobb High School Theater, April 20th
South Cobb High School Media Center on April 21st

Students who successfully complete their training will earn certifications and be guaranteed a job interview with a top flooring company.
Certifications include:
(1) American Red Cross CPR and First Aid Health & Safety;
(2) three National Wood Floor Association degree credits;
(3) Wood Floor Training Certification;
(4) 10-Hour General Industry OSHA Safety Certification;
(5) CFI Certification in Carpet Installation Training-I: Laminate, Resilient; and
(6) Carpet Flooring Operation Jump Start Certification from the Micro-Enterprise program.

CTAE district contact:, 770-426-3559

The Georgia Milestones End of Course tests will be administered May 2nd- May 10th.

These tests will measure how well students have learned the content for each identified subject area and will count as 20% of their final grade in the course.

May 2- 3: US History, Econ, Biology and Physical Science
May 4-6: 9th Lit and American Lit
May9-10: Algebra and Geometry

LINK to Georgia Milestones EOC testing information

Attention Rising 9th Graders! KLASS is coming this summer!

The K.L.A.S.S. (Kell Literacy Advancement for Student Success) Summer Bridge Program will offer 8 days of interactive instruction AT NO COST to our rising 9th grade students to increase reading and math literacy.

LINK to summer KLASS program for rising 9th graders
Click HERE to sign up for Summer KLASS program for rising 9th graders!

2016 Graduation Information for Seniors and Senior Parents!
For information regarding dress, practice times, pictures, ceremony information, tickets, etc., please read the graduation information document HERE!
If you have any questions you can email:

Elizabeth Etter at Elizabeth.etter@cobbk12
Jonathan Gordon at
Susan Stoddard at

Kell High School named AP STEM Achievement School!

State School Superintendent Richard Woods today named 272 Advanced Placement (AP) Honor Schools. The Cobb schools being recognized by the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) fall into five categories, based on the results of 2015 AP courses and exams.
Kell was named as an honor school in three categories:

Kell was named as an AP STEM School.
Stem schools have students testing in at least two AP math courses and two AP science courses (AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Statistics, AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP Environmental Science, AP Physics B, AP Physics C, AP Computer Science).
Kell was named an AP STEM Achievement School:
Stem achievement schools have students testing in at least two AP math courses and two AP science courses, and at least 40 percent of the exam scores on AP math and AP science exams earning scores of 3 or higher.
Kell was named an AP Humanities School:
Humanities schools have students testing in all of the following AP courses: at least one ELA course, two social sciences courses, one fine arts course and one world language course.

Free tutoring available via the LEAP Tutoring Program
Link to LEAP tutoring schedule!

AdvancED Parent Survey

Parents are encouraged to participate in the AdvancED Parent Survey.
The data from this survey will inform the school and the district about parents’ opinions about our school.
Survey responses are anonymous and will be submitted directly to AdvancED for analysis. Individual data results will not be available to the public and will not be posted online.
You may use any personal device to complete this survey.
The AdvancED Parent Survey will be open February 22 – and has been extended through April 29th.
AdvancED, formerly SACS, is the non-profit organization that conducts rigorous, on-site reviews of PreK-12 schools and school systems and certifies that accreditation standards are being met. Click here for the link to the AdvancED Parent Survey.

Attention Parents!
Student Learning Objective (SLO) testing

Link to SLO Letter to Parents-->
Welcome to the Kell High School Website!

Upcoming Events

The Counseling Office is hosting a Georgia Colleges Admissions Panel on Tuesday, April 26th from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm in the Auditorium. Admissions representatives from Georgia College, Georgia State University, Kennesaw State University, Mercer University and The University of Georgia will be present to participate in a panel discussion and answer questions. All students and their parents/guardians are invited to attend.

Baccalaureate: May 16th, 2016
7:00 pm at Piedmont Baptist Church

Graduation: May 27th, 2016
7:00 pm at Turner Chapel

Kell High School Seniors!

Herff Jones will be delivering cap/gown & graduation announcements during lunch on Wednesday, April 13th.

Please click HERE to place orders and make payments!
2016 Personalized Grad Signs only $20!

Click here for more info on Senior and Graduation yard signs!
Please click HERE to purchase your Senior Signs from VIP Decals!
Attention Parents and Students! Office 365 Support is now available!
CCSD has set up a page for parents to sign up and access Office 365 to set up accounts for their children!
Link to CCSD Office 365 support page for parents

Sales close on Thurs. 4/12/ Fri. 4/13 in preparation for Distribution Day!

Get yours before it's too late!
ACT testing @ Kell
Feb. 6th (signup by Jan. 8th, 2016)
June 11th (signup by May 6th, 2016)