On Monday, Oct. 22, Ivy Prep Academy at Kirkwood held a special event for grandparents as part of Annual Education Advocacy Awareness Month. Event sponsors included the Community Empowerment Foundation, In School Spirit and Lillie’s Foundation. Grandparents who attended were asked created a vision board to demonstrate what their educational wishes are for their grandchildren and […]
On Saturday, Oct. 20, a diverse group of charter school leaders from across metro Atlanta shared unique personal stories about the pathway they took to leadership. The event was held at Centennial Academy and is part of a new series entitled: “Leader Mindset, A Head of School’s Journey.” During the discussion, panelists spoke about leadership principles, […]
ICS is a DeKalb County charter school located in Decatur, Georgia. The ideal candidate is professionally certified in a field of Special Education, or eligible for an Induction – Pathway 4 (IN4T) certificate from the GaPSC.
Prior to its inception, The RISE Schools were a vision derived from the reality that there is a need for schools that not only assisted in educating our scholars, but also prepared them for the competitive world beyond school walls. In order for that to happen, we have to prepare the future generation to get to and excel in college. We do not say that the work isn’t hard. In fact, we lead with the understanding that it is very hard and, “without struggle, there is no progress.” We then provide our scholars with the tools necessary to persevere through the hard work and recognize their strengths in the process.
The principal of Tybee Island Maritime Academy is responsible for providing the instructional, operational and administrative leadership necessary to ensure the success of the school, including primary responsibility for safety, achievement and financial performance. The Principal is the overall leader of the school, with a dominant focus (estimated at 75% of time spent) on instructional leadership. The school principal will be held accountable for the continuous improvement of the school and its staff and for increased student achievement.
Georgia Charter Schools Association is excited to announce that Chevonne Hall will serve as a conference keynote speaker during the 2019 Georgia Charter Schools Conference, Feb. 13-15 at the Savannah International Trade and Convention Center. Hall joined the Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women as its principal in July 2015. The Baltimore Leadership School is […]
Resurgence Hall Charter School, a state-authorized charter school located in Fulton County, was founded on the belief that all children can achieve regardless of economic circumstances, zip code, race, or home language. In fact, it’s one of the key questions Resurgence Hall Head of School Tori Jackson Hines asks job candidates when she’s interviewing them for a potential […]
Georgia Charter Schools Association congratulates the 16 Georgia charter schools that received FY 2019 Charter Schools State Facilities Grants. The Georgia Department of Education awarded a total of $1.4 million dollars this fiscal year on a competitive basis. Schools receiving the grants include: The Main Street Academy, Brighten Academy, Leadership Preparatory Academy, Odyssey Charter School, […]
On Tuesday, Sept. 25, SLAM Academy of Atlanta held a special ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the school’s first year of operation. Winfield Murray, Assistant Chief of Staff for Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, addressed the crowd of parents, board members, community supporters, Georgia Charter Schools Association employees and representatives from the State Charter Schools Commission. Murray […]
International Community School is a DeKalb County, Georgia K-5 IBPYP charter school with the special mission of educating recently arrived refugee children alongside American-born children. DeKalb has one of the highest ratios of resettled refugees of any county in the United States.
The Healthy School Food Collaborative offers single and multi-site charter schools quality service, quality management and consistent result-oriented solutions for your child nutrition and school food program. As a partner with the HSFC your school food program will experience: State and Federal audit readiness and compliance support reducing audit findings and eliminating financial findings; Overall […]