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School Board Recognitions January 23, 2024

School Board Recognitions
 
 
 
The Paulding County Board of Education recognized dozens of outstanding PCSD students, Star Staff honorees,
Paraprofessionals and the Partner of the Month during the January 23, 2024, meeting held at East Paulding High
School. After walking across the stage and shaking hands with board members, they each took a photo with
Superintendent Steve Barnette! We are so proud of their amazing accomplishments!
 
New Georgia Elementary 5th grader Sawyer Wilson gaveled Tuesday night's board meeting to order!
New Georgia Elementary 5th grader Sawyer Wilson gaveled Tuesday night's board meeting to order!
 
 
 
Color Guard

Members of the East Paulding High School Air Force JROTC presented the Colors during Tuesday night's board meeting.
Members of the East Paulding High School Air Force JROTC presented the Colors during Tuesday night's board meeting.
 
 
North Paulding High School Jazz Band
 
Members of the North Paulding High School Jazz Band helped kick of the Board Recognition meeting with a few selections!
Members of the North Paulding High School Jazz Band helped kick of the Board Recognition meeting with a few selections! 
 

A Conversation with Superintendent Steve Barnette
 
PCCA students Jorja Ferguson and Westin East joined Superintendent Steve Barnette, CEO of the Paulding College & Career Acade
PCCA students Jorja Ferguson and Westin East joined Superintendent Steve Barnette, CEO of the Paulding College & Career Academy Jana Stegall and Director of New Hope Education Center Dr. Vladimir Labossiere to talk about the positive impacts of PCCA 
 
 
PCCA students Jorja Ferguson and Westin East joined Superintendent Steve Barnette, CEO of the Paulding College & Career Acade

 
 
School Board Recognitions
 
 
Fine Arts in Action 2D Art: North Paulding High's 12 grader Jaedyn Glynn pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
Fine Arts in Action 2D Art: North Paulding High's 12 grader Jaedyn Glynn pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.


Fine Arts in Action 2D Art: South Paulding High's 10th grader Hannah Noland pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
Fine Arts in Action 2D Art: South Paulding High's 10th grader Hannah Noland pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. 


Fine Arts in Action 3D Art: Moses Middle 6th grader Peyton Richards pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
Fine Arts in Action 2D Art: South Paulding High's 10th grader Hannah Noland pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. 


Fine Arts in Action 3D Art: Moses Middle 6th grader Mara Landingham pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
Fine Arts in Action 3D Art: Moses Middle 6th grader Mara Landingham pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.

 

Fine Arts in Action 3D Art: Moses Middle 8th grader Lillian Courtney pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
Fine Arts in Action 3D Art: Moses Middle 8th grader Lillian Courtney pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. 
 

Fine Arts in Action 3D Art: Moses Middle 8th grader Kalyssa Campbell pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
Fine Arts in Action 3D Art: Moses Middle 8th grader Kalyssa Campbell pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. 
 
 
Fine Arts in Action 3D Art: Moses Middle 6th grader Dhanya Sankar Gaensh pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette
Fine Arts in Action 3D Art: Moses Middle 6th grader Dhanya Sankar Gaensh pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette 
 
 
Fine Arts in Action 3D Art: Moses Middle 7th grader Grace Bowman pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
Fine Arts in Action 3D Art: Moses Middle 7th grader Grace Bowman pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. 


Fine Arts in Action - GHSA One Act All-Star Cast: Paulding County High 11th grader Bryle Wood pictured with Superintendent St
GHSA One Act All-Star Cast: Paulding County High 11th grader Bryle Wood pictured with Superintendent  Steve Barnette.


Fine Arts in Action - GHSA One Act All-Star Cast: Paulding County High 12th grader Kevin Carroll pictured with Superintendent
GHSA One Act All-Star Cast: Paulding County High 12th grader Kevin Carroll pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette

Fine Arts in Action - GHSA One Act All-Star Cast: South Paulding High 11th grader Kethyma Reid pictured with Superintendent S
 
GHSA One Act All-Star Cast: South Paulding High 11th grader Kethyma Reid pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. 


GHSA One Act All-Star Cast: South Paulding High 11th grader Savannah Rodney pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
GHSA One Act All-Star Cast: South Paulding High 11th grader Savannah Rodney pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
 
 
Marching Band/Drum Majors: East Paulding High 12th grader Will Gandy pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
Marching Band/Drum Majors: East Paulding High 12th grader Will Gandy pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. 


Marching Band/Drum Majors: East Paulding High 12th grader Evelyn Miller pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
Marching Band/Drum Majors: East Paulding High 12th grader Evelyn Miller pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.


Marching Band/Drum Majors: Hiram High 12th grader Tyler Cross pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.

Marching Band/Drum Majors: Hiram High 12th grader Tyler Cross pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.

 

Marching Band/Drum Majors: Hiram High 11th grader Michael Gibson pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
 
Marching Band/Drum Majors: Hiram High 11th grader Michael Gibson pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. 


Marching Band/Drum Majors: North Paulding High 12th grader Joshua Cole, 11th grader David Rivera and 12th grader Brandon Bark
Drum Majors: NPHS 12th grader Joshua Cole, 11th grader David Rivera and 12th grader Brandon Barker pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. 


Marching Band/Drum Majors: Paulding County High 11th grader Katarzyna Dudzinski pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
Drum Majors: Paulding County High 11th grader Katarzyna Dudzinski pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
 
 
Fine Arts in Action - Marching Band/Drum Majors: Paulding County High 11th grader Joslyn Washington pictured with Superintend 
 Marching Band/Drum Majors: Paulding County High 11th grader Joslyn Washington pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. 
 
 
 
 
Marching Band/Drum Majors: South Paulding High 12th grader Yoshi Garcia pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette
Marching Band/Drum Majors: South Paulding High 12th grader Yoshi Garcia pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. 


Marching Band/Drum Majors: South Paulding High 12th grader Autumn Kelley pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
Marching Band/Drum Majors: South Paulding High 12th grader Autumn Kelley pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.


Superintendent Steve Barnette pictured with PCSD Band Directors.
 

Superintendent Steve Barnette pictured with PCSD Band Directors.
 


Character in Action - School Pride: Allgood Elementary 5th grader Ezquiel Sandoval pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnett
Character in Action - School Pride: Allgood Elementary 5th grader Ezquiel Sandoval pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
 
 
Character in Action - School Pride: Dallas Elementary 4th grader Kristalyn Caputo pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette
Character in Action - School Pride: Dallas Elementary 4th grader Kristalyn Caputo pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. 


Character in Action - School Pride: Poole Elementary 3rd grader Kerrigan Palmer pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
Character in Action - School Pride: Poole Elementary 3rd grader Kerrigan Palmer pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. 
 
Character in Action - School Pride: Ragsdale Elementary 4th grader Sammy Gonzalez pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette
Character in Action - School Pride: Ragsdale Elementary 4th grader Sammy Gonzalez pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette
 
 
Character in Action - School Pride: Herschel Jones Middle 8th grader Tommie Davis pictured with Steve Barnette

Character in Action - School Pride:
Herschel Jones Middle 8th grader Tommie Davis pictured with Steve Barnette
 
 
Character in Action - School Pride: Paulding County High 12th grader Kemia George pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette 
Character in Action - School Pride: Paulding County High 12th grader Kemia George pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. 
 
 
Character in Action - Generosity: Dugan Elementary 4th grader Aspen Smith pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
Character in Action - Generosity: Dugan Elementary 4th grader Aspen Smith pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
 
 
Character in Action - Generosity: New Georgia Elementary 5th grader Sawyer Wilson pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette
Character in Action - Generosity: New Georgia Elementary 5th grader Sawyer Wilson pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.


Character in Action - Generosity: Scoggins Middle 7th grader Charlee Kate Golden pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
Character in Action - Generosity: Scoggins Middle 7th grader Charlee Kate Golden pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
 

Character in Action - Generosity: Union Elementary 2nd grader Atticus Lawrence pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
Character in Action - Generosity: Union Elementary 2nd grader Atticus Lawrence pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.


Character in Action - Generosity: South Paulding High 10th grader Dah'Mari Thomas pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette
 
Character in Action - Generosity: South Paulding High 10th grader Dah'Mari Thomas pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.


PCSD Girls' Cross Country Player of the Year: North Paulding High's Addison Boliver pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnet
 
PCSD Girls' Cross Country Player of the Year: North Paulding High's Addison Boliver pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. 


PCSD Boys' Cross Country Player of the Year: North Paulding High's Luke Brand pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
PCSD Boys' Cross Country Player of the Year: North Paulding High's Luke Brand pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.


PCSD Football Player of the Year: East Paulding High's Javen Parker pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
 
PCSD Football Player of the Year:East Paulding High's Javen Parker pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
 
 

PCSD Softball Player of the Year: East Paulding High's Kayla Berry pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.

PCSD Softball Player of the Year: East Paulding High's Kayla Berry pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. 
 
 
 
PCSD Volleyball Player of the Year: North Paulding High's Allison Young pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.
PCSD Volleyball Player of the Year: North Paulding High's Allison Young pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette.


Pennies for Paulding - Elementary winner Category 1: Poole Elementary!

Pennies for Paulding - Elementary winner Category 1:
Poole Elementary 


Pennies for Paulding - Elementary winner Category 2: Dugan Elementary!

Pennies for Paulding - Elementary winner Category 2:
Dugan Elementary! 


Pennies for Paulding - Elementary winner Category 3: Hiram Elementary!

Pennies for Paulding - Elementary winner Category 3:
Hiram Elementary! 
 
 
Pennies for Paulding - Elementary winner Category 4: Burnt Hickory Elementary!
 
Pennies for Paulding - Elementary winner Category 4: Burnt Hickory Elementary! 
 
 
 
Pennies for Paulding - Middle School winner: McClure Middle!

Pennies for Paulding - Middle School winner:
McClure Middle! 
 
 
Pennies for Paulding - High School winner: Paulding County High!

Pennies for Paulding - High School winner:
Paulding County High! 


Several PCSD Paraprofessionals have taken advantage of the opportunity to earn teaching degrees in Special Education. Picture

Several PCSD Paraprofessionals have taken advantage of the opportunity to earn teaching degrees in Special Education.

Pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette L-R:
Renette

Byrd (EPHS), Ben Kerr (PCHS), Beth Dycus (Moses MS) and Rachel Harvey (Allgood ES).
 
 
Star Staff Winners
 
 
Wanna Boykin pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette

Staff winner Wanna Boykin pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. She is a Security Guard at Northside Elementary.
 
 
November 2023 Star Staff winner Darleen Pearson pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. She is a Kindergarten teacher at

Staff winner Darleen Pearson pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. She is a Kindergarten teacher at Allgood Elementary.
 
 
 
January 2024 Star Staff winner Jennifer Willingham pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. She is a SNP Assistant at Sou

Star Staff winner Jennifer Willingham pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. She is a SNP Assistant at SPMS
 
January 2024 Star Staff winner Tony Wright pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. He is the Facilities Lead at East Pau

Star Staff winner Tony Wright pictured with Superintendent Steve Barnette. He is the Facilities Lead at  East Paulding High.
 
 
 
Kennesaw State University is the Partner of the Month for January. Representatives are pictured with Board members and Superi

Kennesaw State University is the Partner of the Month for January. Representatives are pictured with Board members and Superintendent Steve Barnette.