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APS Superintendent Meria Carstarphen gets contract extension to 2020

The Atlanta Board of Education (ABOE) has voted to approve a contract extension for Atlanta Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Meria J. Carstarphen through June 30, 2020. Since arriving in Atlanta for the 2014-2015 school year following the test cheating scandal, Carstarphen has faced numerous challenges including low graduation rates, under-enrolled schools and low academic achievement. […]