The Foundation for Excellence in Public Education honors outstanding teachers and administrators in the Clarke County School District. Each year, the Foundation presents thousands of dollars in awards and grants to educators and students, including awards listed below.

Application Process:

Step 1:


February 14-25


Nominations may be made by principals/supervisors, colleagues, students, parents, or community members. There is no limit to the number of nominations made by any one school.

Step 2:


Completed by March 31st

Once a CCSD employee is nominated for an award, he or she will be contacted to begin the application process (the later a nomination comes in, the less time an applicant will have to complete the process). 

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