Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Archives by category » Special Sections

School merger will ‘strengthen community’

School merger will ‘strengthen community’

There’s a new cat in town. The jaguar is the mascot representing the new Atlanta Jewish Academy, a merger of two longtime private Jewish schools in the Atlanta area –…

School systems pursue options for more flexibility

School systems pursue options for more flexibility

DeKalb schools may soon pass Fulton County schools to become the state’s largest charter system if they succeed in its plan to convert its operations to a more flexible model.…

County plans to test once-a-week garbage pickups

County plans to test once-a-week garbage pickups

Neighborhoods in north and central Dunwoody are among those selected to be part of a study into changes in DeKalb County’s sanitation services, including a move to once-a-week garbage pickup.…

Pace pays tribute

Pace pays tribute

Pace Academy in Buckhead held a special holiday program and honored retiring Head of Lower School Anna Valerius. Above, from left, seniors Callie Cunningham, Bobby Stonecipher and Tommy Burruss say…

Five questions with Bill Clarkson, president of The Westminster Schools

Five questions with Bill Clarkson, president of The Westminster Schools

In 1991, William Clarkson IV took the job as The Westminster School’s fourth president. He’s retiring in June after more than two decades of what school officials have described as…

Founding principal of Weber School to retire

Founding principal of Weber School to retire

After nearly two decades, Simcha Pearl is stepping down as the Weber School’s first and only head of school. “The school is extraordinary, and has been so supportive of me,”…

Riverwood names Top 10 students

Riverwood names Top 10 students

Riverwood International Charter School has named its Top 10 students for the class of 2014. They are: Cailin Kellum, Megan Cahill, Meredith Jacobs, Ben Dolder, Lauren Firestone, Mary Stuart Reticker,…

Pace students take part in diversity conference

Six Pace Academy students took part in a national diversity conference in December. Sophomores Lali Zamora, Payton Gannon and Xori Johnson, and juniors Brittany Allen, Noah Brooker and Kamran Sadiq…

Shooting for the college stars, ending up chatting at Starbucks?

Shooting for the college stars, ending up chatting at Starbucks?

By Mollie Simon According to the National Center for Education Statistics, there are 3,053 four-year institutions in the United States. There are also 10,787 Starbucks locations in the U.S., or…

Marist plants Holocaust remembrance garden

Come spring, a hill at the Marist School in Brookhaven will bloom with daffodils planted by more than 200 volunteers in December. The garden is a partnership between the school…

Page 1 of 15123Next ›Last »