Our Schools

East Paulding High School
3320 East Paulding Drive
Dallas, GA 30157
Principal:  Dr. Kim Fraker
Asst. Principal:  Alan Daws
Asst. Principal:  Carole Golden
Asst. Principal:  Greg Musgrove
Asst. Principal:  Scott Tierce
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-445-5100
Fax 770-443-6357

7:30AM - 3:30PM Mon-Fri

Hiram High School
702 Ballentine Dr.
Hiram, GA 30141
Principal:  Jason  Freeman
Associate Principal:  Kristi Saxton
Asst. Principal:  Misty Cooksey
Asst. Principal:  Andy Dorsey
Asst. Principal:  Ronnetta Simpson
Asst. Principal:  Brad Thomason
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-1182
Fax 770-439-5053

North Paulding High School
300 North Paulding Dr*
GPS Address: 3730 Harmony Grove Church Rd
Dallas, GA 30132
Principal:  Dr. J. Mark Crowe
Asst. Principal:  Tammy Brown
Asst. Principal:  Greg Cherry ~ Athletic Director
Asst. Principal:  Chris Davies
Asst. Principal:  Stan Ingram
Asst. Principal:  Shelley Tierce
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-9400
Fax 678-363-8544

School Hours
Students arrive starting at 8:00 a.m.
Tardy bell 8:35 a.m.
Dismissal bell 3:25 p.m.
Office hours 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

NPHS Motto 

First Class - World Class

NPHS Vision

The vision of  North Paulding High School is to educate all students by building both exemplary academic skills and character traits necessary to succeed as productive members of a global society. To this end, a well trained and positive staff will provide quality instruction based on high expectations for achievement, by recognizing and making accommodations for diversity and individual needs. North Paulding High School operates collaboratively with families, businesses, community, and government to encourage life-long learning, service to others, and the understanding and acceptance of all cultures.


Paulding County High School
1297 Villa Rica Hwy.
Dallas, GA 30157
Principal:  Dr. Paul McMahon
Asst. Principal:  Dr. Robin Davis
Asst. Principal:  Dustin Skelton
Asst. Principal:  James Watkins
Asst. Principal:  Dr. Chris Wolski
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-8008
Fax 770-443-7030

South Paulding High School
1364 Winn Rd.
Douglasville, GA 30134
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-949-9221
Fax 770-949-9239

Principal: Keith Rowland
Asst. Principal: Kenneth Crenshaw
Asst. Principal: Barbara Crutchfield
Asst. Principal: Chris McAllister
Asst. Principal: Dianna Moyer
Asst. Principal: Edward Thomas







Austin Middle School
3490 Ridge Rd.
Douglasville, GA 30134
Principal:  Gary Plunkett
Asst. Principal:  Teresa Carns
Asst. Principal:  Larry Sailors
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-942-0316
Fax 770-942-0548

Office Hours are 8:00am to 4:15pm

Dobbins Middle School
637 Williams Lake Rd.
Powder Springs, GA 30127
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-4835
Fax 770-439-1672

Principal:  Dr. Cartess Ross
Asst. Principal:  Donna Broyles
Asst. Principal:  Chris Jackson  

Student School Hours: 8:40 a.m. - 3:35 p.m.

Mission Statement
Engaging our students to be lifelong learners
In a safe environment while promoting academic

Success and sharing responsibility in order 
To create excellence.

Vision: Striving for Excellence  
Disciplined Citizens
Motivated Learners
Striving for Excellence

East Paulding Middle School
2945 Hiram-Acworth Hwy.
Dallas, GA 30157
Principal:  Brett Taylor
Asst. Principal:  Kim Burford
Asst. Principal:  Dannison Curtis
Asst. Principal:  Reece Jacobs
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-7000
Fax 770-443-0116

Herschel Jones Middle School
100 Stadium Dr.
Dallas, GA 30132
Principal:  Craig Wilcox
Asst. Principal:  Glenn Bigham
Asst. Principal:  Laura Leigh Rambach
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-8024
Fax 770 443-8026
       HJMS Mission

All Students Will Achieve

     Our vision:
All students will attend school daily to ensure mastery of the Georgia Performance Standards which will enable them to succeed and progress to the next level.
Herschel Jones Middle School believes in:
Honoring diversity of all shareholders
Joining together for a common vision
Making a difference in a child’s life
Sharing success of all shareholders

School Hours
8:40- 3:35

Office Hours 
7:30- 4:30

Fax Number:
(770) 443-8026

McClure Middle School
315 Bob Grogan Dr.
Dallas, GA 30132
Principal:  Jaynath Hayes
Asst. Principal:  Tom Alverson
Asst. Principal:  Teresa Bowles
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-505-3700
Fax 770-505-7253

Student School Hours: 8:40 a.m. - 3:35 p.m.
Vision: To provide life-long opportunities that promote student success through accountability and community collaboration.
Mission:  We believe that there is a reciprocal relationship between a successful school and a successful community; therefore by climbing together to greater heights we will achieve excellence. Through addressing learning needs within a nurturing and challenging environment, we will empower all learners to be creative thinkers in the mastery of performance standards and achievement of personal, academic, and behavioral goals.

Comments or Suggestions?
Culture of Sammy McClure Middle School
Directions to McClure Middle
Sammy McClure, Sr.
School Improvement Plan at a Glance
SMMS Belief Statements
School Achievements

Moses Middle School
1066 Old County Farm Rd.
Dallas, GA 30132
Principal:  Scott Viness
Asst. Principal:  Dianah  Johnson
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-8727
Fax 770-443-8078

Creating an Environment for Mastery

Our vision is to create a performance-based learning environment where students demonstrate mastery of standards that opens the door to unlimited opportunities for personal growth.



P.B. Ritch Middle School
60 Old Country Trail
Dallas, GA 30157
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-1449
Fax 770-443-4339


Principal: Christy Carson

Assistant Principal: Chris Nichols

Assistant Principal: Pamela Swiney

Phone number 770-443-1449

Fax number- 770-443-4339

Scoggins Middle School
1663 Mulberry Rock Road
Dallas, GA 30157
Principal:  Tammy Allen
Asst. Principal:  Joel Boyd
Asst. Principal:  Tamara Vickers
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-456-4188
Fax 770-456-4189

South Paulding Middle School
592 Nebo Rd.
Dallas, GA 30157
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-445-8500
Fax 770-445-9989

Abney Elementary
1186 Colbert Road
Dallas, GA 30132
Principal:  Scott Brock
Asst. Principal:  Celeste Straka
Asst. Principal:  Susan Woodham
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-2756
Fax 770-443-2653

Baggett Elementary
948 Williams Lake Rd.
Powder Springs, GA 30127
Principal:  Karniese Daniel
Asst. Principal:  Lyn Crowe
Important Numbers:
Administration (678) 460-1570
Fax (770) 943-6255
Main Office (678) 460-1570
Students may arrive beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Tardy Bell: 8:00 a.m.
Dismissal: 2:30 p.m.
School Office Hours: 7:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Learning Bridge ASP closes at 6:00 p.m.

Burnt Hickory Elementary
80 North Paulding Drive
Dallas, GA 30132
Principal:  Joy Viness
Asst. Principal:  Paul Chaffee
Asst. Principal:  Tony Ford
Important Numbers:
Administration 678-363-0970
Fax 770-505-0640

Motto: Building a Tradition of Excellence
Vision: Empowering students to reach their highest potential while preparing them for a successful future.
Mission: As Burnt Hickory Wolfpups, we are:
Working together to become
Learners and
Future leaders
School Hours
Students may arrive beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Tardy Bell: 8:00 a.m.
Dismissal: 2:30 p.m.
School Office Hours: 7:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Learning Bridge ASP closes at 6:00 p.m.

Dallas Elementary
520 Hardee St.
Dallas, GA 30132
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-8018
Fax 770 443-8020


Principal: Blake Keown
Asst. Principal: 
Tameka Walker

Our School Vision:
Is to be identified as a school of excellence which provides a safe environment that equips all learners to believe, engage, and excel

Our School Mission:
Is to bring learning to life by ensuring that we educate each person in a challenging environment to promote lifelong learning.

School Hours
Students may arrive beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Tardy Bell: 8:00a.m.
Dismissal: 2:30p.m.
School Office Hours: 7:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Learning Bridge ASP closes at 6:00 p.m


Dr. Connie Dugan Elementary
1362 Winn Rd
Douglasville, GA 30134
Principal:  Deryl Dennis
Asst. Principal:  Dana Steverson
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-949-5261
Fax 770-949-5423

Hal Hutchens Elementary
586 Clonts Road
Douglasville, GA 30134
Principal:  Stefanie Bowen
Asst. Principal:  John Cooper
Important Numbers:
Administration 678-838-2683
Fax 678-838-2783

Hiram Elementary
200 Seaboard Avenue
Hiram, GA 30141
Principal:  Paul Wilder
Asst. Principal:  Kimberly Walton
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-3392
Fax 770-943-0636
School Vision: 
Our Vision at Hiram Elementary School is to provide a safe, supportive, and collaborative environment among educators, students, and community members; thereby, empowering students with the skills to explore, examine, and analyze in order to meet the challenges in becoming the GREAT future leaders of tomorrow.
School Mission:
Our mission at Hiram Elementary is to help ignite responsible achieving minds in all students in order to prepare for greatness now and in the future.
School Hours:
Students may arrive beginning at 7:30a.m.
Tardy Bell: 8:00a.m.
Dismissal: 2:30p.m.
School Office Hours:  7:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Learning Bridge ASP closes at 6:00 p.m.

Nebo Elementary
2843 Nebo Rd.
Dallas, GA 30157
Principal:  Kelli Day
Asst. Principal:  Charles Harrison
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-8777
Fax 770-445-6465

Nebo Elementary School, located in south Paulding County, opened its doors in August of 1997, and we continue to provide an excellent education to students in grades kindergarten through five.  With almost 800 students, and a staff of about 100, Nebo offers a safe and inviting environment for our students, parents, and community.

Our Mission is to engage in Learning.  Our Vision is to work with our learning community members and our local community members to ensure our students are engaged in a quality educational experience that is provided in a safe, productive environment as they prepare to become contributing lifelong learners in our local and global community.

 Kelli Day, Principal


Charles Harrison, Assistant Principal



New Georgia Elementary
5800 Mulberry Rock Road
Villa Rica, GA 30180
Principal:  Sonja Nelson
Asst. Principal:  Andy Davis
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-445-3597
Fax 770-443-2044

Northside Elementary
2223 Cartersville Highway
Dallas, GA 30132
Principal:  Tiffany Frachiseur
Asst. Principal:  Jennifer Gordon
Important Numbers:
Administration (770) 443-7008
Fax (770) 443-7010

Northside Elementary Mission Statement

Our Mission at Northside Elementary is to advance excellence in education ensuring that all learners are successful in a dynamic and diverse society

Northside Elementary Vision Statement

Our Vision at Northside Elementary is to provide our students with the skills necessary to meet or exceed state and national standards.  Through collaboration and shared responsibility, the staff will provide differentiated instruction driven by formal and informal assessments to ensure the success of all students and will create a safe, caring environment that will promote a love for continuous learning and success in the 21st century.


Panter Elementary
190 Panter School Rd.
Hiram, GA 30141
Principal:  Priscilla Smith
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-4303
Fax 770-222-9775
Main Office 770-443-4303

Principal: Priscilla Smith

Assistant Principal: Julie Penegar

Evaluation and Assessment Coordinator: Kimberly Freedman

School Hours
Morning drop off: 7:30
Start: 8:00
Dismissal: at 2:30
Office Hours: 7:30-3:00
Learning Bridge Hours: 2:30-6:00

The mission of Sam D. Panter Elementary is to assist all students in becoming responsible, contributing members of society.

The Vision of Sam D. Panter Elementary is to create a positive environment that is technology rich using standards-based instruction to develop self-motivated critical thinkers who achieve their fullest potential through the support of all stakeholders.

Poole Elementary
1002 Wayside Ln.
Dallas, GA 30132
Principal:  Angie Capobianco
Asst. Principal:  Veda Sharp
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-505-5541
Fax 770-505-5540
School Hours:
Morning Drop-Off: 7:30 a.m.
Start: 8:00 a.m.
Dismissal: 2:30 p.m.
Office Hours: 7:15 a.m.-3:15 p.m.
Learning Bridge (After School Care):
Ends: 6:00 p.m.

C. A. Roberts Elementary
1833 Mt. Tabor Church Rd.
Dallas, GA 30157
Principal:  DeeCarol White
Asst. Principal:  Sarah  Burger
Asst. Principal:  Tim Reuss
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-8060
Fax 770-443-2624

Students may arrive beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Tardy Bell: 8:00a.m.
Dismissal: 2:30p.m.
School Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Learning Bridge ASP closes at 6:00 p.m

Russom Elementary
44 Russom Elementary School Ln.
Dallas, GA 30132
Important Numbers:
Administration 678-574-3480
Fax 678-574-5893

Principal: Mrs. Ashley Anderson
Assistant Principal: Dr. Libby Bell

EAC: Mrs. Kristi Davis

Make an impact. Leave an impression. 

School Hours
Students may arrive beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Tardy Bell: 8:00a.m.
Dismissal: 2:30p.m.
School Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Learning Bridge ASP closes at 6:00 p.m

Sara Ragsdale Elementary
528 Holly Springs Road
Rockmart, GA 30153
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-2140
Fax 770 443-2153

Principal: Ann Arnold

Asst. Principal: Larry Bell

Our School Vision:
Is to enrich the mind and frame the future of every student by supporting children to become successful citizens as they prepare for a challenging world.

Our School Mission:
Is Helping to Unleash Student Knowledge and Igniting Engagement for Success. We are HUSKIES!

School Hours
Students may arrive beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Tardy Bell: 8:00a.m.
Dismissal: 2:30p.m.
School Office Hours: 7:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Learning Bridge ASP closes at 6:00 p.m


Shelton Elementary
1531 Cedarcrest Rd.
Dallas, GA 30132
Principal:  Jeff Robinson
Asst. Principal:  Laura Smith
Asst. Principal:  Gina Zuganelis
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-4244
Fax 770-975-9172

Union Elementary
206 Hwy. 101 South
Temple, GA 30179
Principal:  Teresa Benefield
Asst. Principal:  Jo Anne Zebeau
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-4191
Fax 770-459-5436

New Hope Education Center
4555 Dallas Acworth Highway
Dallas, GA 30132
Principal:  Dr. Vladimir Labossiere
Important Numbers:
Administration 770.445.2656
Fax 770-443-7006

McGarity Elementary
262 Rakestraw Mill Rd
Hiram, GA 30141
Principal:  Karla Dodgen
Asst. Principal:  Tracy Gaynor
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-445-9007
Fax 770-445-6691
Main Office 770-445-9007
Main Office 770-445-9007

 Mission Statement:

At McGarity Elementary School we strive to:

Master curriculum by

Engaging students and

Supporting all learners


Vision Statement:  

McGarity Elementary’s vision is to maintain a progressive, highly qualified faculty, committed to education that delivers a national curriculum while embracing change and diversity. We will engage students with a variety of innovative experiences and opportunities that ignite the desire to continue learning. We will maximize every student’s strengths and talents by working collaboratively with all stakeholders to overcome their challenges.

Allgood Elementary
312 Hart Rd.
Dallas, GA 30157
Principal:  Donna Oldham
Asst. Principal:  DeAnna Byers
Asst. Principal:  Scott Ragsdale
Important Numbers:
Administration 770-443-8070
Fax 770-443-8071

School Hours:
Morning Drop-Off: 7:30 a.m.
Start: 8:00 a.m.
Dismissal: 2:30 p.m.
Office Hours: 7:15 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Learning Bridge (After School Care):
Ends: 6:00 p.m.