Georgia Cyber Academy Wins Grant for Outstanding Parental Engagement

-- Funds to Benefit Students and Teachers in Online Classrooms

14 Mar, 2016, 16:56 ET from Georgia Cyber Academy

ATLANTA, March 14, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Georgia Cyber Academy (GCA), a full-time, tuition-free, online public school, has won a $1,500 Community Leadership Alliance Challenge grant from the Georgia Parent Teacher Organization (GAPTO). GAPTO is a division of the Georgia Charter Schools Association (GCSA). GCA received the grant as a result of the school's robust parental engagement and its active, enthusiastic PTSO. Funds will be used for computers, events, leadership and development scholarships and teacher/student incentives in support of the school's mission to help every Georgia child have access to a quality education.

WHO:                  

  • Georgia Cyber Academy Head of School Matt Arkin
  • Georgia Parent Teacher Organization Executive Director Richard Thompson
  • Georgia Cyber Academy Parent Teacher Student Organization (GCA PTSO) President Jill Smith

WHEN:  Tuesday, March 15, 2016
11:30 to 1:00 pm

WHERE:  Metropolitan Library
1332 Metropolitan Parkway, SW
Atlanta, GA 30310

DETAILS:  At the reception, GCA will receive the grant award in the form of an oversized check. Photo opportunities will be available.

ON-SITE CONTACT:
Jill Smith, CELL: 706-331-2040

ADDITIONAL CONTACT:
Donna Savarese
Email: dsavarese@k12.com
Phone: 703-436-3273

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SOURCE Georgia Cyber Academy