On Monday, August 21st, our community will have
the opportunity to experience an amazing event – a near total (90%) solar
eclipse, beginning at 1:07 pm and ending at 4:04 pm.
The Muscogee County School District wants you and your family to be well informed and safe as you consider participating in this event.
Early Dismissal for Elementary Schools – 12:00 pm
Although we will not experience a total eclipse, the darkest part is scheduled to occur during the normal dismissal time for our elementary school students. As a result, the District is releasing elementary school students… Read Full Article
About Gear Up
In October 2016, Georgia received its first statewide GEAR UP (Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Potential) Grant. On behalf of the Governor’s Office, the University System of Georgia will administer the seven-year, $21-million-dollar grant awarded by US Department of Education.
The statewide project will serve over 12,000 high need students in over 40 schools.
In order to increase post-secondary access and success for students in these high need areas of the state, the project will employ two delivering services and activities models.
Baker… Read Full Article