William G. Hasty Sr. Elementary School
Hasty Elementary boasts one of the most diverse student populations in Cherokee County. About 36 percent of the school's 685 students speak English as a second languague or live with relatives who do. More than 480 students qualify for free or reduced lunch. Located in the Canton-Cherokee Business and Industrial Park, Hasty Elementary features a 7,325 square foot "cafetorium" (combined cafeteria and auditorium), a 6,171 square foot media center, 65 classrooms, two music rooms, two art rooms and two computer labs.
- Founding Date: Aug. 1, 2005
- Number of students: 685
- Public/Private: Public
- Parking: Free lot
- How engaged is the school with the community?: Hasty Elementary has community partnerships with Cherokee Bank, Northside Hospital, Publix Super Markets, United Community Bank, Chick-fil-A and Stevi B’s.
- Grade levels: Pre-K - 6
- Special education: Yes
- Features: Auditorium/stage, Cafeteria, Library