Award-winning children's book illustrator R. Gregory Christie recently visited Brookwood School. Christie spoke to students from kindergarten through third grade about the collaboration between illustrators, authors and editors in the book-making process.
In 18 months, Dalton Public Schools will open its first new school building in 15 years. At the same time, students from grades six through 12 will experience the grade reconfiguration of all of our secondary schools.
Brookwood School recently received a prestigious award from the governor's office of student achievement as part of their Single Statewide Accountability System (SSAS) awards.
Leadership development is a critical factor for any successful organization. A school system just like Dalton Public Schools is no exception. For many years, prospective teachers who lead had a desire to go into administration have participated in a number of professional development programs. This year as part of the strategic plan, Dalton Public Schools launched a program called Emerging Leaders, focusing on assistant principals and teachers who aspire to learn about district leadership.
Cole Bridenstine, a third-grader at Brookwood School, recently had the unique opportunity to be a junior forecaster with the Channel 3 Eyewitness News Storm Alert Team.