The Foundation for Excellence in Public Education in Clarke County honored former award winners from the last 30 years at a party hosted by Bertis and Katherine Downs on Friday, February 27th. A large gathering of current and retired Clarke County School District educators mingled and reconnected with each other as well as with members of the board of […]
Awards nominations may now be accessed and submitted, through March 6, 2015, for this year’s Foundation for Excellence awards. Educators may be nominated for the following awards in 2015: Joan D. Humphries Excellence in Teaching Award Ken Sherman Double Century Excellence in Teaching Award Walter Allen, Sr. Inspiring Teacher Award Seasoned Teacher Award Howard B. […]
The 2014 Awards Banquet recognized numerous educators for their excellent work. See the Events section for more details, including photos and the program bulletin! The 2014 Awards Banquet can be viewed on Charter Cable Channel 182 at 9 p.m. on Monday,Wednesday and Friday; 4:45 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday; at 1 p.m. on Saturday; and at 9 a.m. on Sunday. You can view the channel […]
The Foundation for Excellence’s annual “tea” honoring this year’s nominees was featured in the Athens Banner-Herald. Click on the link to read the full article!
Two students have won both the Eve Carson Humanitarian Spirit Award and the Gregg Lewis Scholar Athlete Award for 2014. Clarke Central–Henry Scott (parents Elizabeth Dubberly and Robert Scott) is the valedictorian of his class with a 101.84 GPA. His list of achievements and accomplishments is long and impressive: Clarke Central’s STAR Student, National AP […]
This year’s 13th Annual Athens to Savannah Double Century Bike Ride – AthSav2014 – was the largest ride to date, with nearly 90 riders participating, and with net proceeds of more than $6000 donated to the Foundation for Excellence in Public Education in Clarke County. The first AthSav ride took place in April of 1999, […]