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Atlanta Mayor Reed praises Grady journalism students, criticizes professional media

Atlanta Mayor Reed praises Grady journalism students, criticizes professional media

October 11, 2017

KasimReed.com Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed   News Brief After the Atlanta City Council erroneously tweeted today Mayor Kasim Reed vetoed an ord...

Giving Point redefines how to log service hours

Giving Point redefines how to log service hours

October 6, 2017

Giving Point is giving students headaches. The organization runs a website for logging community service hours, and Grady made its use mandatory for all...

Shortage of drivers leave school buses late, disrupts class time

Shortage of drivers leave school buses late, disrupts class time

September 29, 2017

After the ringing of the 8:30 a.m. bell, Grady students continue to trickle in throughout first period because of late buses. The culprit: an insu...

Grady Milestone test scores increase

Grady Milestone test scores increase

August 26, 2017

In the 2016-2017 school year, Grady increased scores on the state Milestones exams across all subjects and was one of the top scoring schools in the Atlanta...

NMSI boosts funds, AP courses, college readiness

Jordan Killenberg

August 21, 2017

This year, Grady became one of the 1,063 high schools across the nation to implement the National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) College Readiness Program. This program offers numerous benefits to students enrolled in Advanced Placement (AP) math, science and ELA courses. Grady was chosen to receive the Investing in Innovation Fund (i3), which is a federal grant given ...

Thrasher shoots for the stars, lands in first place

Thrasher shoots for the stars, lands in first place

May 24, 2017

By Anya Lomsadze Junior Andy Thrasher’s interests are quite literally out of this world. He reached for the stars — more accurately, for clouds...

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