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SAT scores out next week

Georgia schools will find out how students scored on the SAT next week when results are released by the College Board, which oversees the exam.

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Spelman alumnae association celebrates 100 years

The Atlanta chapter of the National Alumnae Association of Spelman College is celebrating its centennial anniversary with a scholarship brunch on Oct.

DeKalb schools propose new governance model

The DeKalb County School District has released a proposed application to the state for a new form of governance.

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Ex-principal recounts meeting with Beverly Hall

3:15 p.m. Carver High School was the state’s lowest-achieving school when Tony Overstreet took over as principal in 2003.

City uninterested in annexing Druid Hills, one leader says

Some neighborhoods in unincorporated DeKalb County near Emory University are unlikely to be annexed by the city of Atlanta, said county schools superintendent Michael Thurmond.

Some schools zero in on new grading system to make big gains

CRCT 2014: Test scores continue to lag in many metro Atlanta schools

School-by-school scores on the CRCT, the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests, are out, the latest round of results highlighting the progress of individual schools on the state-mandated exams.

School test scores: CCRPI (CRCT)

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In your schools: Best in class

Best in Class Sept. 26

Tommy Kim, an eighth grader at Immaculate Heart of Mary School, has received a 2014 Jack Kent Cooke Young Scholar award.

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Former cheerleader joined high school students

Photos: Woman, 85, gets cheerleading dream fulfilled

Second Wind Dreams and Pope High School's cheerleading squad make a cheerleading dream come true for an 85-year-old Lynn Campbell.

Jackson-Atlanta vs. Cedar Grove

High school football: Week 6

This week's featured games are South Forsyth vs. Chattahoochee, Jackson-Atlanta vs. Cedar Grove and South Paulding vs.

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Percentage of Low Income Students in Public Schools 2011

Percentage of Low Income Students in Public Schools 2011

Georgia in 2011 ranked 6th in the nation with low income students making up 57% of its public schools.

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Kayla Dixon and Nathaniel Vivian thought they had the perfect plan to secure a PlayStation 4 gaming system, a Sandy Springs police detective testified Tuesday.

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A 90th celebration for Jimmy Carter in Plains

Plains — The party had all the right festive touches: Colorful balloons. “Happy Birthday” sung loudly, if not exactly on key, by all the guests.

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Can UGA and Tech turn a divisional double? Yes

Can UGA and Tech turn a divisional double? Yes

It happened in 2012. Georgia won the SEC East and played Alabama for the conference title. Georgia Tech tied Miami and North Carolina for first in the ACC Coastal but, since the Tar Heels were ineligible and the Hurricanes chose in late November to remove themselves from postseason play, the Yellow Jackets advanced to meet Florida State in the league championship game.

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