The Georgia Legislature passes HB 895, which requires training for charter school finance directors The 2016 Georgia Legislative Assembly approves few education bills this session. An Amana Academy student has been selected by the chairman of the Fulton County Commission to go a White House Easter egg hunt due to his academic record. The Museum School of Avondale […]
Amana Academy is the first K-8 school in Georgia and the second school in Fulton County to become Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) certified. To receive the certification from the Georgia Department of Education, Amana Academy had to meet rigorous state criteria. The criteria included: the integration of high-level math and science instruction, frequent […]
327 teacher candidates took part in GCSA’s Atlanta Job Fair on March 12 at Drew Charter School Senior Academy. During the fair, candidates were able to speak with representatives from more than 30 Georgia charter schools. Schools conducted on-site interviews that could lead to potential employment for the upcoming school year.
Amana Academy made Niche’s 2016 Best Public Elementary Schools in Georgia list. Drew Charter School recently held a ceremony to honor its namesake. Coweta Charter Academy at Senoia (CCAS) elementary academic team got second at the regional Academic Bowl. Gov. Deal says several struggling schools in the Atlanta Public School system are likely to avoid being placed in the Opportunity School District if a […]
Georgia’s ranking for state charter laws has improved. According to the National Alliance of Charter Schools’ 2016 ranking of state charter laws, Georgia moved up five spots from 23 to 18 to because state lawmakers approved regulations to strengthen authorizer accountability, charter school autonomy and the processes for monitoring charter schools.