Lake Arrowhead Area Information
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Reinhardt University is located in Waleska and founded in 1883 by The Methodist Church, this private four year liberal arts college has a 600 acre campus featuring numerous Arts and Cultural Venues: The Funk Heritage Center, The Fincher Visual Arts Center, and the Falany Performing Arts Center.
Waleska Park includes baseball/softball fields, a playground, picnic pavilion & more. Cline Park in Waleska has a playground, walking track, tennis courts, splash pad for water play in the summer, volleyball court and a picnic pavilion. Boling Park and Heritage Park are located in Canton, and include soccer/softball/baseball fields, walking trails, playgrounds, handball/racquetball courts, and picnic pavilions.
R.T. Jones Memorial Library is located in Canton and has adult & child reading areas as well as story time & cultural events.
Canton Theater is located in historic downtown Canton, this venue was once used for movies and is now a live performance theater with shows for all ages.
Cherokee County Arts Center is located in the historic section of Canton, the arts center has shows and classes for all ages.
Riverfest Arts and Craft Show is a fall favorite that is held the last weekend of every September in Boling Park in Canton. Sponsored by the Service League of Cherokee County, this Canton arts and crafts festival is a weekend of guaranteed fun, with music, entertainment, and food.
The Canton YMCA features an indoor pool, a basketball gym with balcony jogging trail, a large variety of exercise equipment, a teen center, a wellness center, group exercise studio, multipurpose activity rooms, a child watch area, locker rooms and more.
Cherokee County School System 770-479-1871
Pre-K – 6th Grade
R.M. Moore Elementary School
1375 Puckett Road
Waleska, GA 30183
Grades 7 & 8
Teasley Middle School
8871 Knox Bridge Highway
Canton, GA 30114
Grades 9 – 12 Cherokee High School
930 Marietta, Hwy.
Canton, GA 30114
Waleska (approx. 4 miles away)
Private liberal arts college affiliated with the Methodist Church
Kennesaw State University (approx 30 miles away in Cobb County)
KSU is the 3rd largest state university in GA with 20,000+ students
Woodstock (approx 20 miles away)
Appalachian Tech is a 2-year school
Southern Polytechnic State University
(approx 45 miles away in Cobb County)
SPSU boasts the 3rd highest SAT scores of all GA public colleges