Human Resources

Nestled in the foothills of north Georgia, Whitfield County is one of the largest school districts in the state.  Based on a heritage of excellence, Whitfield County Schools attracts many applicants from the tri-state area and beyond.

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Visit to learn about the benefits teachers and other professional personnel such as:

  • Sick Leave
  • Personal/professional leave
  • Individual health and dental insurance
  • Membership in Georgia's Teacher Retirement System

Professional learning is conducted both at the school and district level with support from our Regional Education Service Agency (RESA).  WCS employees are encouraged to stay abreast of the latest trends in education in order to bring the best instructional techniques into the classroom.


Certified Employee
Salary Schedule

Classified Employee
Salary Schedule

Certification & Substitutes

Visit our Certification Page to learn more about the Georgia Performance Standards Commission guidelines for certification of teachers and school staff. We also have information for substitute teachers and lunchroom staff.

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Personnel Complaints and Grievances

In accordance with O.C.G.A. § 20-2-989.5 et seq., it is the policy of the Whitfield County Board of Education that certified personnel shall have to present and resolve complaints relating to certain matters affecting the employment relationship at the lowest organizational level possible. 


The Board of Education encourages all employees to resolve their complaints informally in a spirit of congeniality where possible.  This policy and procedure is available where such efforts do not succeed or, where for any other reason, the certificated employee desires to pursue this procedure.

Please review the entire Personnel Complaints and Grievances Policy GAE before completing and submitting an Employee Complaint Form.



Whitfield County Schools participates in E-Verify. Our company ID is #123439 (Authorization Date: May 30, 2008). Download an e-Verify affidavit from Whitfield County Schools. Learn more about E-Verify from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.


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