Atlanta Public Schools: Ready For "Homecoming" And Football Classic At MBSDr. Meria Carstarphen is beginning her fourth year as Superintendent of APS.
Ten APS Seniors Named 2017 Posse Foundation ScholarsThe Posse Foundation, Inc. is a college access and youth leadership development program that identifies, recruits and selects leaders from public high schools.
APS Partnership To Connect Good Samaritans With Students In NeedThe new giving portal allows anyone to help local students.
Peach Bowl And College Football Playoff Foundation Partner To Improve Childhood Literacy In AtlantaThe grant will train more than 1,000 APS educators and equip them to teach reading to students.
Maria Boynton Reports: Dr. Meria Carstarphen On Making A Quality School System For AtlantaAccording to Dr. Carstarphen, "Atlanta needs to process and finally shed some of the pain and sadness from the past."
Therrell High School Named Semi-Finalist for 10M GrantIt's for the Atlanta Arts and Innovation Academy (AAIA) $10 million grant application.
Maria Boynton Reports: Superintendent Carstarphen On What E-SPLOST Renewal Would Mean For APSThe district's wish list includes construction projects and system upgrades in every community.
APS 2016 Graduation Schedule. See It Here!More than 2400 APS students will graduate in a dozen ceremonies.
Ryan Cameron's Somebody's Gotta Say Something: Troubled Youth SpeakToday's "Somebody's Gotta Say Somethin'" is a special "Stop The Music" edition of Ryan Cameron's candid commentary. Over the past 6 weeks in his "Black Apathy" themed series, Ryan has addressed many issues facing our community including the "pack mentality" our youth have today and their take "it" over earning "it" approach to everyday life. With more and more young people who don't care, are using crime to gain notoriety, going to jail and coming out wearing that sentence as a badge of honor instead of being ashamed Ryan and Wanda felt it necessary to hear from the youth on what lead them to make the choices they've made.
Atlanta Board Of Education Approves Turnaround Strategy To Transform APS’ Lowest Performing SchoolsThe plan calls for the closure of one school and the merging of others.
Maynard H. Jackson Principal Named Georgia "Principal of the Year"Stephanie Johnson has been a high school principal for 10 years, including four at Maynard H. Jackson.
APS Teacher Wins $100,000 Dream Big Challenge Grant