Atlanta Public Schools hosts 2022 Special Olympics Track and Field eventA big celebration took place at Lakewood Stadium on Tuesday, with the return of the Atlanta Public Schools Special Olympics.
College savings program launched for Atlanta kindergartenersAtlanta parents and students celebrated the launch of the Hope Child Savings Program, which will help students prepare for college.
Midtown parents oppose Atlanta elementary school rezoning plansParents are pushing back against plans to rezone three Midtown elementary schools and open another elementary school.
Scott Elementary, volunteers team up for Earth Day service projectVolunteers with several organizations joined students at Scott Elementary School for Earth Day. They completed a service project to celebrate the day, as well as news of the school earning a STEM certification.
Atlanta Public Schools Holds Renaming Ceremonies For Midtown High School And StadiumAtlanta Public School officials celebrated the renaming of Midtown High School, formerly known as the historic Grady High School, on October 27, 2021. It's now among a list of APS schools that have removed the names of Confederate or White supremist leaders.
Atlanta School Renamed For Baseball Legend Hank AaronForrest Hill Academy in Atlanta Public Schools is now called the Henry Louis “Hank” Aaron New Beginnings Academy.
Atlanta Public Schools Celebrates All-Time High Graduation RateAtlanta Public Schools had some good news to share at a Thursday press conference on graduation rates. The Georgia Department of Education released statewide data showing how districts fared during the pandemic.
Former, Current Students Attend David T. Howard High School Re-Opening Ceremony In AtlantaCurrent and former David T. Howard High School students are officially celebrating the historic school's rebirth as a middle school.
Ceremony Held At Atlanta School Renamed For Herman J. RussellAtlanta Public Schools celebrated the renaming of Joseph E. Brown Middle School after Atlanta native Herman J. Russell.
UPDATED: Gwinnett Joins Other Metro Atlanta School Districts Requiring MasksThe Gwinnett County School District, northeast of Atlanta, is making masks optional for now. Atlanta Public Schools and DeKalb County schools take a different tactic. Masks are being mandated for students.
Petition Calls For Atlanta Public Schools To Reverse Early Bell Change ScheduleAtlanta Public High Schools will have a new start time next school year. The district says the time will help students who fell behind during the pandemic, but hundreds of others have disagreed with the move.
Mercedes-Benz Mass Vaccination Site Opens To Atlanta Teachers, Eligible CitizensAbout 1,200 members of Atlanta Public Schools' 6,000 employee workforce were among those getting vaccinated at Mercedes-Benz Stadium when it officially opened on March 24, 2021, as the largest mass COVID-19 vaccination site in the region.
Newly-Renovated Atlanta College And Career Academy Opens Doors For StudentsThe Atlanta College and Career Academy opens its doors to students following multi-million dollar renovations.
Atlanta Public Schools Starts School Year With Virtual Classes OnlyAtlanta Public Schools started the school year with virtual classes only for all students. School officials say they will consider adding in-person learning after nine weeks.
Atlanta Public Schools Launches Special Website for Opening Of The 2020-2021 School Year Atlanta public schools launches special website for opening of the 2020-2021 school year.