The American School Counselor Association (ASCA) is pleased to announce Palmer Middle School in Kennesaw, GA, as a Recognized ASCA Model Program (RAMP). Palmer Middle School Counselors have earned the Recognized ASCA Model Program (RAMP) designation. The RAMP designation, awarded for aligning with the criteria in the ASCA National Model, recognizes schools that are committed to delivering a comprehensive, data-driven school counseling program and an exemplary educational environment. Palmer Middle School will be honored at a recognition ceremony at ASCA’s annual conference in Los Angeles, CA on Monday, July 16, 2018, for making an exemplary commitment to comprehensive school counseling programs.
NEW CCSD RETENTION POLICY
On June 14, 2017, the Cobb County School District updated the Promotion and Retention Policy (Policy IHE-R). This new policy changes the promotion and retention requirements for all middle school students. We highly suggest that you closely read this policy (especially page 2) so you know what your student's expectations are to be promoted to the next grade level. The policy can be found at http://www.cobbk12.org/centraloffice/adminrules/i/IHE-R.pdf.