FCS District News

  •  FCS New Hires & Promotions for May 15, 2024

    FCS New Hires & Promotions for May 15, 2024

    FCS says "welcome and congratulations" to our newest principals and administrative staff. See who came onboard May 15, 2024.

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  •  FCS Announces 2024-25 Teacher and Professionals of the Year

    FCS Announces 2024-25 Teacher and Professionals of the Year

    Azuloy Life, who joined the staff of Sandtown Middle School in 2020, was named the 2024-2025 Fulton County Schools (FCS) Teacher of the Year. “Ms. Life is completely dedicated to the students at Sandtown,” said Sandtown Principal Miranda Freeman.

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  • FCS Board Bulletin for May 16, 2024

    FCS Board Bulletin for May 16, 2024

    In this issue: May 15 Post-meeting Summary; Superintendent's Report; Board Approves FY24-24 Tentative Budget; Policy Updates; New Hires & Promotions.

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  •  The Dereef College Scholarship Program Pays It Forward

    The Dereef College Scholarship Program Pays It Forward

    In June 2023, Fulton County Schools (FCS) Chief Financial Officer Marvin Dereef Jr. was awarded the Association of School Business Officials (ASBO) International Eagle Award for his outstanding leadership contributions in the field of education for more than 18 years.

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  • FCS Board Bulletin for May 8, 2024

    FCS Board Bulletin for May 8, 2024

    In this issue: May 7 Post-meeting Summary; Superintendent's Report; IT Division Update; FY2025 Proposed Tentative Budgets and Millage Rate; Board Member Community Meetings.

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  •  "Let's Talk Schools!" S3E19: 2025 Literacy Leaders

    "Let's Talk Schools!" S3E19: 2025 Literacy Leaders

    In episode nineteen, Superintendent Mike Looney announces twenty-two FCS elementary schools were recently recognized by the Georgia Department of Education as "Literacy Leaders" - the most in the state! Dr. Looney and his guests - Elementary School Improvement Coaches Amy Long and Deshunta Adams - explore why we deserve this honor and the steps we are taking to transform education.

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  • FCS Board Bulletin for April 26, 2024

    FCS Board Bulletin for April 26, 2024

    In this issue: April 25 Post-meeting Summary; Superintendent's Report; Election Day Calendar Change; Budget Recommendation; Summer Learning Update; 2024 Legislative Update; Code of Conduct Update.

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  •  FCS New Hires & Promotions for April 25, 2024

    FCS New Hires & Promotions for April 25, 2024

    FCS says "welcome and congratulations" to our newest principals and administrative staff. See who came onboard April 25, 2024.

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  •  "Let's Talk Schools!" S3E18: 2025 Budget Process

    "Let's Talk Schools!" S3E18: 2025 Budget Process

    In episode eighteen, Superintendent Mike Looney discusses the budget proceedings for 2025 with the experts, who ensure that the district remains fiscally responsible throughout the process. Guests include Marvin Dereef, Chief Financial Officer and Tracy Watson, Executive Director of Budget Services.

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  •  Bethune Elementary Wins National Beta Club Robotics Competition

    Bethune Elementary Wins National Beta Club Robotics Competition

    The Bethune robotics team named, built and operated their robot, Orange Phoenix, as they closely followed guidelines of the National Beta Club state competition. They were coached by Schuyler Hollis

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  • FCS Board Bulletin for April 17, 2024

    FCS Board Bulletin for April 17, 2024

    In this issue: April 16 Post-meeting Summary; Superintendent's Report; Election Day Calendar Change; Accreditation Status; Capital Plan 2027; Board Member Community Meetings.

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  •  "Let's Talk Schools!" S3E17: The Future of A.I. in Education

    "Let's Talk Schools!" S3E17: The Future of A.I. in Education

    In episode seventeen, Superintendent Mike Looney hosts a special panel discussion about the "Future of A.I. in Education." This show was originally streamed live on March 11, 2024, on the FCS-TV YouTube channel.

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  •  Riverwood High School Makes Hoops History

    Riverwood High School Makes Hoops History

    "It was an incredible run, and I am really proud of my guys." Riverwood High School Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Leonard "Buck" Jenkins sums up an amazing season for his team. It culminated in their first-ever 6A state championship.

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  • Budget Update for March 28, 2024

    Budget Update for March 28, 2024

    The annual Fulton County School (FCS) budget proceedings have been underway for several months. This report is part of a series of budget updates between now and the Board’s final vote later this spring...

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  • FCS Board Bulletin for March 22, 2024

    FCS Board Bulletin for March 22, 2024

    In this issue: March 21 Post-meeting Summary; Superintendent's Report; Budget Update; New Hires & Promotions; Board Member Community Meetings.

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  •  FCS New Hires & Promotions for March 21, 2024

    FCS New Hires & Promotions for March 21, 2024

    FCS says "welcome and congratulations" to our newest principals and administrative staff. See who came onboard March 21, 2024.

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  •  "Let's Talk Schools!" S3E16: Summer Learning

    "Let's Talk Schools!" S3E16: Summer Learning

    In episode sixteen, Superintendent Mike Looney speaks with Lisa Pizzuto, Coordinator of Virtual Learning, and Yalanada Bell, Executive Director of Academic Programs, about summer learning opportunities including our new, full-day elementary program, exciting enrichment classes, and plenty of ways for students to catch up or accelerate in their studies.

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  •  Daffodil Project brings awareness of Holocaust to FCS students

    Daffodil Project brings awareness of Holocaust to FCS students

    Flower beds full of daffodils greeted visitors with beaming yellow warmth on a cold, rainy day as they walked into New Prospect Elementary School (NPE) for their early March Daffodil Project blooming ceremony.

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  • FCS Board Bulletin for March 13, 2024

    FCS Board Bulletin for March 13, 2024

    In this issue: March 12 Post-meeting Summary; Superintendent’s Report ; 2024 AP Honor Schools; FY2024 Budget Forecasted Revenue Projections; 2023-2024 Enrollment Projections; and more.

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  • Pre-K Through Seniors: Summer Learning Has Students Covered

    Pre-K Through Seniors: Summer Learning Has Students Covered

    There are roughly 10 months in a regular school year. A lot can happen over that stretch of time. For students who need a little extra time, Fulton County School's Summer Learning program is here to help.

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