Curriculum & Instruction

  • The Academic Office for Cartersville City Schools is led by Chief Academic Officer Audra Saunders and oversees curriculum, instruction, assessment, accountability and Federal Programs.  


    The mission of the Academic Office Team is to support evidence-based instructional practices while implementing the Georgia Standards of Excellence. We embrace best practices that are proven to increase student achievement.  

    For general information please contact Academic Office Assistant Kathy Lockard.

    For curriculum and instruction information please contact Chief Academic Officer Audra Saunders.

    For assessment and accountability information please contact Director of Strategic Initiatives & School Improvement Floyd Briad.

    For ESOL information please contact ESOL Specialist Ashley Chupp.  




Contact Us

  • Audra Saunders

    Chief Academic Officer
    Audra Saunders 

    Floyd Braid






    Director of Strategic Initiatives & School Improvement 
    Floyd Braid 



    CTAE Director, College & Career Coordinator
    Marc Collier

     Ashley Chupp

    ESOL Specialist
    Ashley Chupp

    Kathy Lockard

    Academic Office Administrative Assistant 
    Kathy Lockard