A forum is set with the Atlanta Board of Education candidates who would serve the North Atlanta cluster.
The event is planned for Sept. 28, from 6-8 p.m. North Atlanta Parents for Public Schools is organizing the forum. Tharon Johnson from “The Georgia Gang” will be the moderator.
The forum will feature candidates from the three districts that serve the North Atlanta cluster of Atlanta Public Schools – District 3, 4 and 5. It will also include At-Large Seats 7, 8 and 9. Find a map of the school districts here.
As a reminder, the voter registration deadline is Oct. 4. Early voting will take place Oct. 12-29. The last day to request an absentee ballot will be Friday, Oct. 22.
The North Atlanta cluster includes North Atlanta High School, Sutton Middle School, Bolton Academy, Brandon Elementary School, Garden Hills Elementary School, Jackson Elementary School, E. Rivers Elementary School and Smith Elementary School.
Here is the list of candidates for Districts 3, 4 and 5, as well as the at-large seats.
Board of Education – District 3
Board of Education – District 4
Board of Education – District 5
Erika Y. Mitchell
Board of Education – At-Large Seat 7
Kanesha “KaCey” Venning
Patricia “Granny P” Crayton
Royce Carter Mann
Board of Education – At-Large Seat 8
Board of Education – At-Large Seat 9
Jason F. Esteves
D’Jaris “DJ” James
Jason B. Allen