Phone: 770-949-9221, ext. 40001


Degrees and Certifications:

Ed.D. Educational Leadership Ed.S. Educational Administration M.S. Educational Administration B.A. Mathematics Education

Dr. Keith A. Rowland

Dr. Rowland was born and raised in Maryville, Tennessee. He attended Maryville College and earned a Bachelor's of Arts degree in Mathematics. He was a high school Math teacher prior to becoming a school administrator having taught 4 years in Tennessee and 5 years in Georgia. He then joined the Paulding County School System in 2006 to start his administrative tenure. Dr. Rowland earned his Doctoral degree in Educational Leadership from Liberty University in 2008.

Prior to coming to SPHS as Principal is 2012, he served at Jones Middle, Hiram High, and North Paulding High.

Dr. Rowland is pictured with wife Heather, daughter Emma, and son Anderson. Heather is a teacher in the school system, and Emma and Anderson are both students in our school system.

“I am very proud to serve the students, staff, and community of South Paulding High School through my role in our school. We have an incredible school with the best group of students I’ve ever worked with, and we serve an extremely supportive community. Our staff are hard-working and supportive of our students in all aspects of their education.”