Tag: Burgess-Peterson Academy

Kids express their opinion on the issue of archery in BPA. Photo by Marie Mower.
Schools and Children

Shooting for Archery Program at BPA

By Marie Mower What’s the chance an elementary school can teach Junior Olympic Archery to students? It could happen if Burgess-Peterson Academy (BPA) is able to purchase the needed equipment to offer a National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP). If implemented, all students in the fourth and fifth grades […]

Schools and Children

School Consolidations Coming

By Henry Bryant The Atlanta Board of Education has voted on changes to area elementary schools after numerous community meetings in the affected neighborhoods. In an effort to address the problem of small under-enrolled elementary schools, there was a proposal to close Benteen Elementary School in the SAND neighborhoods and […]