Carter G. Woodson Academy

Carter G. Woodson Academy's Vision

“To educate, motivate and activate the potential for excellence that lies within every male.”

Fayette County Public Schools Mission Statement

"Our mission it to create a collaborative community that ensures all students achieve at high levels and graduate prepared to excel in a global society."



What's Happening at CGWA
Important ROYAL Announcements!

Important Dates:

  • July 9th--mandatory football parent meeting @ 6:30pm at the bleachers behind the school next to the football field. Each player must have a parent in attendance. Anyone who can't make it will need to contact Coach Allen @
  • 6th grade "Boot Camp" will be held July 14th-17th and July 20th-23rd at First Baptist Church Bracktown  9:00 a.m. to 12 noon. All new 6th grade scholars are expected to attend all eight days of the camp.
  • July 22nd-football practice @ 6:30 for middle school scholars.  Please bring shorts, shirts, cleats, and sports physical ready or you cannot practice.
  • July 23rd--Boot Camp Celebration for all 6th grade scholars and their parents at First Bracktown at 6:30 p.m.

newishJuly 23rd-Mandatory Senior Parent & Scholar Meeting at First Bracktown @ 7:30 p.m.



newishScholar & Parent Orientation for grades 7-11 will be held on August 6th from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in the CGWA gym.



newishCGWA Convocation (Jacket Ceremony & Bow Tie Ceremony) will be August 9th @ 5:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church Bracktown.



Important Information:

newishSummer Reading Information
(Middle & High School Scholars)