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Whitfield Education Foundation

The mission of the Whitfield Education Foundation is to increase student learning opportunities, reward outstanding achievements, and honor retirees. The Foundation is a responsive, community-based, non-profit organization established in 1990. The Foundation strives to support the Whitfield County School System’s vision and educational mission.

Innovative Teaching Grants are a major focus of the Foundation. Several fund-raising events are held each year to help fund these grants. It is the goal of the Foundation to award $25,000 in Innovative Teaching Grants annually. Follow the Foundation on Facebook to stay in touch!

To make a tax-deductible contribution to the Whitfield Education Foundation please contact the office by calling (706) 217-6756 or email at

WEF Event Calendar

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Jeans Days (WCS Employees)

  • September 4
  • October 2
  • February 5
  • March 6

Celebrity Spelling Bee

  • November 12

Showcase of the Stars

  • Jan. 11, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    Showcase auditions at Central Office Building  
  • Feb. 1, at Crosspointe Christian Centre
    Elementary performance at 2 p.m. Middle School and High School at 6 p.m.
    Tickets are $7. Call the Foundation at (706) 217-6756 for advance tickets or buy them at the door one hour before each show.

Grant Application Deadline

  • March 7, 2014

20th Annual Golf Tournament

  • April 28 at the Dalton Golf & Country Club

WEF Board Meeting Schedule

Download the WEF Board Meeting Schedule as a PDF.

August 28th 12 p.m. Cedar Ridge Elementary
September 25th 12 p.m. Northwest High School
October 23th (EDD) 12 p.m. Cohutta Elementary
November 20th 12 p.m. Pleasant Grove Elementary
December No Meeting Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!
January 22nd 12 p.m. Westside Middle
February 26th 12 p.m. Beaverdale Elementary
March 26th 12 p.m. Antioch Elementary
April 23rd 12 p.m. Southeast High School
May 28th 12 p.m. Central Office- N/S Conference Room
June & July No Meeting Enjoy summer!