APS Hosts Congressman for Launch of John Lewis Invictus AcademyAtlanta Public Schools (APS) launched the new John Lewis Invictus Academy named after civil rights leader and U.S. Congressman, John Lewis.
Local Complex Water Shut Off Effecting Student's First DayCity of Atlanta shut off Sierra Ridge Apartment complex's water effecting over 90 children days before start of new school year. WAOK's Rashad Richie and others lead charge on getting water back on.
10 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.
Atlanta Public School Board Chairman Gives UpdateChairman Courtney English, discusses new initiatives coming to APS schools with Rashad Richey.
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.
APS Chairman Courtney English Talks Turnaround Vote with CommunityAtlanta Public Schools Chairman Courtney English discusses turnaround vote with Rashad Richey and members of the community.
Maria Boynton Reports: 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.