Atlanta Public Schools

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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
September 13, 2019 - 11:48 am
*Rashad Richey Exclusive* Dr. Rashad Richey sits down with Atlanta Public Schools Superintendent, Dr. Meria Carstarphen, to discuss the APS Board's decision not to renew her contract. Dr. Carstarphen's focus still remains on the success of kids in the school system. Parents and shcool board members...
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Too Much Truth With Derrick Boazman
September 04, 2019 - 6:31 pm
BY: CJ Washington Derrick Boazman host of Too Much Truth on 1380 WAOK spoke with Shawna Hayes-Taveres, an education advocate, voicing her concerns about the criteria being used to judge the success of Atlanta Public Schools Superintendent, Meria Carstarphen. check out the call here...
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Maria Boynton
July 31, 2018 - 9:36 am
(Photo Credit: Atlanta Public Schools) When the doors open for Atlanta Public Schools tomorrow, there will be 8 new principals. They were appointed by APS Superintendent Dr. Meria Carstaphen for the 2018-2019 school year. “Strong schools begin with strong leadership. Effective principals are...
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Sean Garvey
July 20, 2018 - 4:38 pm
It’s almost back to school time for many students in the greater metro Atlanta area. Atlanta Public Schools (A.P.S.) wants to prepare students returning to school by hosting its annual Back-to-School Bash on July 28th from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Parents and guardians are invited to bring their children...
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Lericia Harris
March 14, 2018 - 9:23 pm
For 17 minutes, classrooms nationwide and locally emptied allowing students to participate in the national school walkout Wednesday. The protest was an unprecedented show of unity, respect, and political solidarity meant to urge lawmakers to pass stricter gun control laws. The approach of the...
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February 26, 2018 - 8:31 pm
Schools in Metro Atlanta have been receiving increasing numbers of violent threats in the wake of the shooting which killed 17 people in Parkland, Florida earlier this month. On Friday, February 23, social media threats against Maynard Jackson High School, South Atlanta High School, Carver High...
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