Monthly Archives: October 2012

Charter Schools Give Students Opportunities By Jan Jones As a mother of four children currently enrolled in or graduates of Fulton County Schools, I care deeply about public education in my community and Georgia.  I know public education changes lives by giving young people opportunities to fulfill their potential and achieve the American dream. In this regard, I support Amendment One on the Nov. 6 election ballot to give Georgia’s students more educational options through public charter schools. I support all the ways that our young people can get a leg up, including charter schools, traditional schools, dual enrollment at technical schools and colleges, virtual schooling, homeschooling, and private schools. I trust parents more than I trust government to make the best decisions for children. You see, real accountability can only reside with parents and students who live with the outcomes of a child’s educational success or failure.  And parents know one-size-does-not-fit-all children, including in educating them to thrive in...READ MORE

Early Voting Begins

October 15, 2012


Early Voting Begins Statewide early voting begins today. Locations for North Fulton are listed below. Remember to vote early! GA Secretary of State – My Voter Page Link   Fulton County Government Center    130 Peachtree St., SW Suite 2186 Atlanta, GA 30303 MON – FRI: Oct. 15, 2012 – Nov. 2, 2012    7:00 AM  -7:00 PM Fulton County Government Center    130 Peachtree St., SW Suite 2186 Atlanta, GA 30303 SAT: Oct 27, 2012    9:00 AM – 4:00 PM North Fulton Annex    7741 Roswell Rd, NE Sandy Springs, GA 30350 MON – FRI: Oct. 15, 2012  -Nov. 2, 2012     7:00 AM -7:00 PM North Fulton Annex    7741 Roswell Rd, NE Sandy Springs, GA 30350 SAT: Oct 27, 2012    9:00 AM – 4:00 PM Ocee Branch Library     5090 Abbotts Bridge Road Johns Creek, GA 30005 MON – FRI: Oct. 15, 2012 – Nov. 2, 2012     7:00 AM – 7:00 PM Ocee Branch Library    5090 Abbotts Bridge Road Johns Creek, GA...READ MORE