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Choosing a Private School

From Montessori to charter, Christian to military academies, here’s a list of local schools that offer alternatives to the traditional public school system. People have various reasons for choosing non-traditional education routes. If it’s something you’re planning to do, here’s a good starting point...

Eight Questions to Ask When Choosing a Private School

If you’re contemplating private school for your child, making the right choice is a big part of your decision. Different schools offer different teaching philosophies and learning environments and making the right match for your child is key to their success. Here are eight important questions that you...

Greater Atlanta Christian Alumni Chosen to Captain U.S....

Two recent Greater Atlanta Christian School alumni have been chosen to captain the U.S. Naval Academy football team for the 2019 season. Captains are elected by a team vote, and for the first time ever, 4 co-captains were chosen. GAC graduates Paul Carothers...

Greater Atlanta Christian School Gains Global Recognition for AP...

To get a top score on an AP exam — a 5 on the 5-point scale — is a significant achievement that often enables students to get college credit. To get a perfect score is a rare occurrence. Out of over 300,000 students around the world who...

Private School Questions?

Before you start looking into charter, Montessori, Christian or military academies, you have some issues to consider. Is private school right for your child? How do you decide? Once you’ve decided on a private school approach, the questions don’t stop there. With many non-traditional educational routes to choose from, deciding...

Bond Issue Would Fund Strategic Priorities

by J. Alvin Wilbanks, CEO/Superintendent // Gwinnett County Public Schools Gwinnett County Public Schools is focused on two important, related issues this fall— a General Obligation (G.O.) bond referendum to benefit all schools and the update of the school district’s “Strategic Priorities for 2010–2020.” Both initiatives will have a significant...

10 Things You Need to Know About Financial Aid

Financial aid is money that can help you pay for college. Some aid needs to be paid back or earned, and some aid is a gift. This money is available to all kinds of people. Here are ten important things you should know about financial aid. Financial aid can help...

5 Steps to Creating a College List

How do you figure out which colleges to apply to? Finding colleges that fit you best begins with self-discovery — that means getting to know your interests, your goals and what’s most important to you. The following five steps will get you started on the right path. 1. Ask yourself...

Slideshow: Colleges & Universities

Georgia students benefit from a robust statewide network of colleges and universities, both public and private. In fact, you can earn every degree level – from associate to doctorate – without leaving the county. Which one of these options is perfect for you?

College Choices 101

Knowledge is power. You’ve probably heard that a million times, right? The more you know, the further you go. If you’re a high school student, maybe you always knew that your education wouldn’t end at high school. If you’re a parent, maybe you always assumed your child would go...

Choosing a Private School

From Montessori to charter, Christian to military academies, here’s a list of local schools that offer alternatives to the traditional public school system. People have various reasons for choosing non-traditional education routes. If it’s something you’re planning to do, here’s a good starting point...

Eight Questions to Ask When Choosing a Private School

If you’re contemplating private school for your child, making the right choice is a big part of your decision. Different schools offer different teaching philosophies and learning environments and making the right match for your child is key to their success. Here are eight important questions that you...

Greater Atlanta Christian Alumni Chosen to Captain U.S....

Two recent Greater Atlanta Christian School alumni have been chosen to captain the U.S. Naval Academy football team for the 2019 season. Captains are elected by a team vote, and for the first time ever, 4 co-captains were chosen. GAC graduates Paul Carothers...

Greater Atlanta Christian School Gains Global Recognition for AP...

To get a top score on an AP exam — a 5 on the 5-point scale — is a significant achievement that often enables students to get college credit. To get a perfect score is a rare occurrence. Out of over 300,000 students around the world who...

Private School Questions?

Before you start looking into charter, Montessori, Christian or military academies, you have some issues to consider. Is private school right for your child? How do you decide? Once you’ve decided on a private school approach, the questions don’t stop there. With many non-traditional educational routes to choose from, deciding...

Bond Issue Would Fund Strategic Priorities

by J. Alvin Wilbanks, CEO/Superintendent // Gwinnett County Public Schools Gwinnett County Public Schools is focused on two important, related issues this fall— a General Obligation (G.O.) bond referendum to benefit all schools and the update of the school district’s “Strategic Priorities for 2010–2020.” Both initiatives will have a significant...

10 Things You Need to Know About Financial Aid

Financial aid is money that can help you pay for college. Some aid needs to be paid back or earned, and some aid is a gift. This money is available to all kinds of people. Here are ten important things you should know about financial aid. Financial aid can help...

5 Steps to Creating a College List

How do you figure out which colleges to apply to? Finding colleges that fit you best begins with self-discovery — that means getting to know your interests, your goals and what’s most important to you. The following five steps will get you started on the right path. 1. Ask yourself...

Slideshow: Colleges & Universities

Georgia students benefit from a robust statewide network of colleges and universities, both public and private. In fact, you can earn every degree level – from associate to doctorate – without leaving the county. Which one of these options is perfect for you?

College Choices 101

Knowledge is power. You’ve probably heard that a million times, right? The more you know, the further you go. If you’re a high school student, maybe you always knew that your education wouldn’t end at high school. If you’re a parent, maybe you always assumed your child would go...