The Foundation for Excellence is soliciting volunteers for the 2017-18 year. The FFE has opportunities ranging from general volunteering to specific involvement with activities such as reviewing grants and/or award applications, helping with the AthSav Bike Ride fundraiser, assisting with recognition events, etc. To volunteer, fill out the online interest form and someone from the […]
The Foundation for Excellence in Public Education in Clarke County is pleased to announce its 15 award winners for the 2017/2018 academic year. More than 30 judges from the Athens community reviewed 90+ applicants in a months long process to yield these results. The winners will be honored at a reception hosted by the Board […]
The 2017 Eve Carson Humanitarian Spirit Award winners for each CCSD school were announced, and profiled in this article from the Athens Banner-Herald: “Daivyon Hull wasn’t sure he would graduate from high school at all–much less be the winner of Classic City High School’s Eve Carson Humanitarian Spirit Award. Despite having good grades, in November […]
The Ath/Sav Kick Off Ride on Saturday, March 4th, from the Jittery Joe’s Roaster was a HUGE success! We had a good time, lovely weather, and many participants. Here are the photos by FFE trustee Derrick Floyd that were featured in the Athens Banner Herald’s SPOTTED section online: IMG_2703.JPG
The 2016 Foundation for Excellence awards banquet can be seen via this video link.
The Foundation for Excellence recently presented its 2016 student awards to outstanding Clarke County School District students. These included the Gregg W. Lewis Memorial Scholar Athlete Awards (see article in Online Athens); the Marge Schneider Memorial Science Awards (see article in Online Athens); and the Eve Carson Humanitarian Spirit Awards (see article in Online Athens).