APS asks for public input on strategic plan at 9 community meetings

Atlanta Public Schools has scheduled nine community meetings in August and September as leaders begin work on the district’s next strategic plan.

The meetings are a chance for parents, students, employees and community members to provide input about the direction of the district.

The current five-year strategic plan ends in 2020 and focused on strengthening the district’s academics, recruiting and retaining talented employees, improving the district’s systems and procedures, and fostering a caring culture. 

The sessions will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. on the following dates: 

Aug. 20 

D.M. Therrell High School 

3099 Panther Tr., SW 30311 

Aug. 22 

George Washington Carver High School 

55 McDonough Blvd., SE 30315 

Aug. 26 

Martin Luther King, Jr Middle School 

545 Hill St., SE 30312 

Aug. 29 

North Atlanta High School 

4111 Northside Pkwy., NW 30327 

Sept. 5 

Henry W. Grady High School 

929 Charles Allen Dr., NE 30309 

Sept. 10 

Young Middle School 

3116 Benjamin E. Mays Dr., SW 30311 

Sept. 12 

Booker T. Washington High School 

45 Whitehouse Dr., NW 30314 

Sept. 18 

Frederick Douglass High School 

225 Hamilton E. Holmes Dr., NW 30318 

Sept. 24 

Crawford W. Long Middle School 

3200 Latona Dr., SW 30354

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