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Dear School Board Chair, The Druid Hills Charter Petition

[Coming to us from Stan Jester’s ‘Fact Checker‘ blog. Thanks Stan!] This is a very long post, but highly important!  Read on >>> The Druid Hills Charter Cluster saga continues. After tumultuous board meetings and debates followed by a thumbs … Continue reading

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School Board Votes on Proposed School Organization Plan

Item E-1 at today’s Called Board Meeting asks for Board approval of the 2016-2017 Proposed School Organization plan. Download the plan at the link below. This is simply a draft list of schools expected to be operational in 2016. It … Continue reading

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Fran Millar: Why I Will Vote YES on the Charter School Amendment

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by State Sen. Fran Millar | Reprinted with permission from Dunwoody Crier; published 10.16.2012  There is a lot of misinformation on the Charter School Amendment on the November ballot. I want to try and set the record straight. • First, charter … Continue reading

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A report from the Tucker roundtable discussion

by BettyandVeronica I attended the roundtable discussions at Tucker High School. A flyer was sent home with my child informing me of the meetings this week. It described the meetings as a way to “learn more about the status of … Continue reading

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DCSS vacant properties causing blight countywide

(View these photos full size at our Flickr page by clicking here.) At the May 2010 board meeting, the DeKalb School board voted to close the following schools: Atherton, Glen Haven, Gresham Park, Peachcrest, Medlock and Sky Haven elementary schools, … Continue reading

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