the Southerner Online

School bookkeeper Alex Coffman checks students in for surveillance testing. According to district policy, teachers and staff are tested twice weekly while students who have a signed permission form are tested twice-weekly.
Covid staffers join district to help manage pandemic response
Anna Rafferty January 14, 2022

Atlanta Public Schools recently announced it is hiring 26 COVID-dedicated staffers to assist in managing the effects of the pandemic. This includes 20 case investigators...

The famous ‘Welcome to Inman Park’ sign greets people as they enter the neighborhood. The signage is located at multiple locations throughout the Inman Park.
Inman Park: The development of Atlanta's first suburb
Diana Jachman January 21, 2022

Inman Park is one of the few places in Atlanta that has stayed true to its roots throughout all of the major developments the city has seen in recent years. The...

Podcasts
In the late afternoon on Jan. 18, students and parents were notified by Principal Dr. Betsy that a student who arrived late at school was searched near the school entrance, and found to be in possession of a weapon. 

In a stark contrast to this incident, on Jan. 5, Georgia Governor Brian Kemp announced his plan for a new state law that would loosen the requirements to carry a handgun in public.
Kemp's handgun policy proposal jeopardizes school safety
Tori Williams January 19, 2022

In the late afternoon on Jan. 18, students and parents were notified by Principal Dr. Betsy Bockman that a student who arrived late at school was searched and found...

Activate Search
An upbeat website for a downtown school