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LIVE BLOG: Board of Education Meeting – December 3, 2012

Thank you for following our live blog of the December Board of Education meeting for Atlanta Public Schools. View today’s agenda here: http://www.boarddocs.com/ga/aps/Board.nsf/Public REFRESH your browser often for updates. PRESENTATION: Larry Hoskins, COO, APS “Finch Elementary Evacuation” Earlier today, emergency and safety personnel from the City of Atlanta along with Atlanta Public Schools evacuated Finch Elementary…

Fulton County D.A. Encourages Therrell Students to T.H.I.N.K

On Tuesday, November 27, 2012 Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard spoke with students at Therrell High School as a part of the T.H.I.N.K (To Have Information and Knowledge) Initiative program, sponsored by the Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys. “As District Attorney, Mr. Howard feels very passionate about informing and equipping our youth with the knowledge of…

Science Week at Burgess-Peterson Academy

Burgess-Peterson Academy hosted a science week for the first time during the last week of November.  Students were engaged in various experiments, active explorations, science projects and presentations on each day of the week. Zoo Atlanta, Big Thinkers, and Young Audiences were key partnerships for the success of this program. Science week started on Monday…

NPU-Y, Atlanta Council of PTA’s and other groups host district leaders in December

APS is increasing its community outreach efforts through participation at local NPU and other community meetings. The City of Atlanta is divided into twenty-five Neighborhood Planning Units or NPUs, which are citizen advisory councils that make recommendations to the Mayor and City Council on zoning, land use, and other community issues, such as education.  The district’s leadership…

Centennial’s PTA Hosts a Technology & Engineering Night

Centennial Place Elementary School’s PTA hosted a Technology & Engineering night with students, parents, and representatives from Stevens & Wilkinson, Atlanta Institute of Architects, Atlanta Streetcar, and Atlanta Beltline. The focus of this event is to celebrate students’ work, and provide an opportunity for students and families to be aware of projects in their local…

Join APS for the December Board of Education Meeting – Monday, December 3, 2012

BOARD MEETING NOTICE Monday, December 3, 2012 2:30 PM ~ COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE Stakeholders may call the board office at 404.802.2200, at least one hour prior to the start of the Committee of the Whole to sign up to speak on any item on the agenda. (Click here to view Full Agenda) Work Session Presentations: David Walbert, Esq. ◦                      “Atlanta…