Tag Archives: HB 486

Well said, Kim!

Kim Gokce, founder of the Cross Keys Foundation and ardent supporter of the students within its walls had the following very eloquent words to say about how the Cross Keys students and all students in Dekalb should be treated >> … Continue reading

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Independent city schools — not this year

From the Dunwoody Crier >> Wait till next year. That is the status of the bill to allow new cities to create independent school districts. State Rep. Tom Taylor (R-Dunwoody) asked Monday that the bill not be moved from the … Continue reading

Posted in Board of Education Meetings, Charter School, DeKalb County [GA] Board of Education, DeKalb County [GA] School System Retirees, DeKalb County, Georgia, Education in the South, GA Legislature / Laws / O.C.G.A., Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 19 Comments

Tom Taylor presents study showing city schools are feasible

From the Dunwoody Crier The completion of a feasibility study for an independent school district in Dunwoody comes to a startling conclusion: Based on the current millage rate of the DeKalb County school system and the contributions of Dunwoody to … Continue reading

Posted in DeKalb County [GA] Board of Education, DeKalb County, Georgia, Education in the South, GA Legislature / Laws / O.C.G.A., Georgia Education, School Funding, Sen. Fran Millar | Tagged , , , , , , , | 26 Comments