Clarke County Board of Education

  • The nine-member Clarke County Board of Education (BOE) is the official governing body for the Clarke County School District and is responsible for policy-making, budget approval, evaluation of the superintendent, and other duties as prescribed by law. Board members are elected to four-year terms.

    To contact a BOE member, click on the "Board Members" page in the above drop-down menu. If you need information on a specific issue (such as school registration, disciplinary hearings, or employment) please contact the appropriate Clarke County School District office or school. The school district's main number is (706) 546-7721.  


    The BOE typically holds its regular monthly meeting on the second Thursday of each month. The Board's agenda-setting meeting is typically held on the first Thursday of each month. Normally, the BOE does not hold an agenda-setting or regular meeting in July.

    Both the regular monthly meetings and the work sessions begin at 6 p.m. Both work sessions and regular meetings are held in the Athens Community Career Academy located at 440-1 Dearing Extension, Athens, GA, 30606. 

    The Board's Committees:

    • Finance
    • Government Relations
    • Policy
    • Property

    Please refer to the District calendar for dates and times.   

    Announcements are provided to the media when special meetings are scheduled. All BOE meetings are open to the public, except those in which specific personnel, property, or legal matters are discussed.

    View previous Board meetings on our YouTube channel at

    Clarke County Board of Education meeting schedule for the 2019-2020 school year:

    • September 5 - Work Session
    • September 12- Board Meeting
    • October 3 - Work Session
    • October 10 - Board Meeting
    • November 7 - Work Session
    • November 21 - Board Meeting
    • December 5 - Work Session
    • December 12 - Board Meeting
    • January 2 - Work Session
    • January 9 - Board Meeting
    • February 6 - Work Session
    • February 13 - Board Meeting
    • March 5 - Work Session
    • March 12 - Board Meeting
    • April 2 - Work Session
    • April 9 - Board Meeting
    • May 7 - Work Session
    • May 14 - Board Meeting
    • June 4 - Work Session
    • June 11 - Board Meeting