Haralson County Board of Commissioners

Commission Office
155 Van Wert Street
Buchanan, GA 30113
Phone: (770) 646-2002
Fax: (770) 646-2035

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Haralson County School System

The Haralson County School System, serving the hills of Northwestern Georgia, has an enrollment of approximately 3,700 students. The system is led by a superintendent and a Board of five members who are elected every four years. There are two primary schools in the system for Pre-K to second grade students, two elementary schools for third-fifth grades, one middle school for sixth-eighth grades, and a high school for ninth-twelfth grades. An alternative school program, available for students in grades sixth-twelfth, is provided by Ombudsman Educational Services and is located in a stand-alone center in Buchanan.

The system proactively addresses the need for early intervention by offering preschool opportunities. This includesl education prekindergarten serving three and four-year-old students with disabilities and eight state-funded lottery Pre-K classrooms serving four-year-old students in the system. The Haralson County School system has been recognized for being home to a Title 1 Rewards School and a Breakout School as well as having the Principal of the Year and Nurse of the Year for the State of Georgia on staff.

Bremen City schools

The Bremen City Schools has a student population of more than 2,000. As an independent school system, Bremen City Schools operates under the direction of a five member Board of Education. Each of the elected board members serves a four year term. Bremen City Schools employs a little over 250 employees. Jones Elementary serves Pre-K through third grades; Bremen Academy serves fourth and fifth grades; Bremen Middle serves sixth-eighth grades; and Bremen High serves ninth-twelfth grades. Both Jones Elementary and Bremen High School have been named Georgia Schools of Excellence. Approximately 30% of the student population of Bremen City Schools pays tuition as they live outside the city limits of Bremen. Bremen City Schools offers a rigorous academic program as well as countless extracurricular and co-curricular student opportunities.

West Georgia Technical College

The West Georgia Technical College serves the growing needs of Carroll, Coweta, Douglas, Haralson, Heard, Meriwether and Troup Counties. At West Georgia Tech, you are part of a developing workforce, tuned-in to the latest career technologies. You are surrounded by people who love what they do and have a passion for the skills they teach. You will be encouraged to develop the talents and confidence to succeed in your chosen field.

Known for career education, West Georgia Tech offers a wealth of opportunities to prepare for your future. We provide more than 130 certificate, diploma and associate degree programs in the business, healthcare, technical, skilled trades, and personal care fields. Each program was created in response to industry needs and is kept up-to-date with the support of local advisory boards. What happens in our classrooms reflects what goes on every day in industry, so we know our graduates are well-prepared to succeed.


Haralson County School Board

Haralson County School System
229 Robertson Avenue
Tallapoosa, GA  30176
(770) 574-2500

Haralson County School Board

Bremen City Schools
501 Pacific Avenue
Bremen, GA  30110
(770) 537-5508

Haralson County School Board

WGTC - Murphy Campus
176 Murphy Campus Blvd.
Waco, GA  30110
(770) 537-6000