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. 

    For 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. 

    For questions/issues regarding Board of Education administration, please contact:

    Executive Assistant to the Superintendent
    Lisa Palmer
    palmerli@clarke.k12.ga.us
    706-546-7721, Ext. 20701

    Board of Education Meetings

    The Board of Education typically holds its regular monthly meeting on the second Thursday of each month. The BOE's agenda-setting meeting is typically held on the first Thursday of each month. The BOE does not usually hold an agenda-setting or regular meeting in July. Please view the CCSD calendar for dates and times.   

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

    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 BOE meetings on the district's YouTube channel: youtube.com/clarkecoschools.

    2020 BOE Committees

    • Finance
    • Government Relations
    • Policy
    • Property

    2020 BOE Meeting Schedule

    2020 Calendar Work Session Regular Board Meeting
    January *1/9/2020 *1/16/2020
    February   **2/6/2020
    March *2/27/2020 *3/5/2020
    April 4/2/2020 4/9/2020
    May 5/7/2020 5/14/2020
    June 6/4/2020 6/11/2020
    July   **7/9/2020
    August 8/6/2020 8/13/2020
    September 9/3/2020 9/10/2020
    October 10/1/2020 10/8/2020
    November 11/5/2020 11/12/2020
    December   **12/10/2020

    * = Does not follow 1st and/or 2nd weeks of the month for Work Session and Regular Board Meeting

    **= One meeting 


    BOE Approved Resolutions