School Board


Athens for Everyone is proud to announce our endorsement of Dr. Tawana Mattox for District 9 of the Clarke County Board of Education. Dr. Mattox possesses a skill set that weaves together a strong background in education, a deep connection with the community and extensive experience advocating for parents and […]

A4E Endorses Dr. Tawana Mattox for School Board


LaKeisha Gantt for Board of Education District 7 A true community school is one that brings together parents, teachers, administrators, community members, and students to ensure that the school system is one that works equitably for all kids. The problems of disproportionate discipline practices, lack of trust between teachers and […]

A4E endorses LaKeisha Gantt for School Board


Last night (Thursday, June 2nd) the Clarke County School Board passed a budget for 2016/2017 that pulled funding from the Young Urban Farmer program. The $40,000 left unfunded previously went to paying Clarke County high school students who worked at the West Broad Garden as part of the Athens Land Trust’s […]

Budget Without Young Farmer Program Funding Passed by CCSD School ...



Athens for Everyone sent a questionnaire to both District 8 School Board candidates, John Knox and Kamau Hull. We have published their responses unedited and in-full. A4E 2016 School Board Questionnaire For more information on the candidates, you can read their answers to a questionnaire published by The League of […]

Q&A with District 8 School Board Candidates