Slater Elementary and Price Middle School students soak up Social and Emotional Learning on Day One

by Kimberly Willis Green At APS’ Slater Elementary School and Price Middle School, students were immersed in instruction on Day One, starting out with social and emotional learning, followed by math, social studies and “Instagrammar!” Follow the Paws to Price Middle School Upon arriving to Price Middle School, Principal Duane Hale greeting his students after... Continue Reading →

APS to host Back-To-School Bash July 25

ATLANTA – Atlanta Public Schools (APS) is helping families prepare for the 2015-16 school year at its first APS Back-to-School Bash. The districtwide APS Back-to-School Bash will be held Saturday, July 25, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Atlanta Metropolitan State College Easley Conference Center located at 1630 Metropolitan Pkwy., SW, Atlanta, GA... Continue Reading →

Year-Round Students are Back in School

Boyd, Centennial Place and Hutchinson elementary school students headed back to classes at 8 am on Monday, July 15 as Atlanta Public Schools kicks off “Day One APS” for year-round schools. The students were energetic and eager to learn as they familiarized themselves with new classes and teachers. “We have seven new teachers who have come... Continue Reading →

APS schools to host open house events Friday for parents, students and community — August 2, 2012

Many APS schools are hosting open house events for parents, students and the community tomorrow, August 3 in advance of the first day of classes for the new school year on Monday, August 6. The activities include registration and informational meetings, along with fun and engaging events and colorful displays. Below is a partial list... Continue Reading →

Whitefoord Elementary Partners with Local Church to Provide Back to School Supplies

Whitefoord Elementary parents can register their child and shop for school supplies at the same time. Thanks to a community partnership, Whitefoord parents have the convenience of shopping on site for affordable school supplies their children need for the entire school year. The staff of Edgewood Church transform a classroom into the Whitefoord School Supply Store. Due to the... Continue Reading →

First day of classes for 2012-13 school year is August 6

Changes for new school year include boundaries, transportation The first day of classes for the 2012-13 school year for most APS students is Monday, August 6, 2012. APS students who attend the district’s three year-round schools began classes for the new school year on July 10, 2012. There are significant changes impacting students and parents... Continue Reading →

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