Posted: 10:48 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012
By Nancy Badertscher and Daarel Burnette II
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Clayton County Schools timeline
Tuesday: Clayton school Superintendent Ed Heatley receives a “letter of concern” from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, the school accrediting agency. The letter questions whether the school board is having issues similar to those that caused the system to lose accreditation in 2008.
January 2012: Reports say board members have been preoccupied lately with personality clashes, sanctions against fellow board members and other drama.
August 2011: The school system celebrates accreditation being restored.
May 2009: Accreditation is restored on a probationary basis
August 2008: SACS revokes accreditation for the Clayton County School District.