About the BOE

  • 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. 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.

     

    ******BOE MEETINGS VIA YOUTUBE LIVE******

    The Clarke County School District Board meetings are closed due to the COVID-19 virus.

    Board of Education regular, work, and committee meetings, normally open to the public, will now be conducted via YouTube Live.

    The public can view the meetings on the CCSD YouTube channel. Subscribe to the channel and receive updates when a meeting begins.

    2020 BOE Committees

    • Finance
    • Government Relations
    • Policy
    • Property

     

    2021 BOE Meeting Schedule

     

     

    2021 Work Session/Board Meeting Calendar 

    Month

    Work Session

    Board Meeting

    January

    1/7/2021 

    1/14/2021 

    February

    2/4/2021

    2/11/2021

    March

    3/4/2021

    3/11/2021

    April

     

    4/1/2021

     

    4/15/2021

     

    May

    5/6/2021

    5/13/2021

    June

    6/3/2021

    6/10/2021

    July

     

    7/15/2021

    *One meeting in July if needed

    August

    8/5/2021

    8/12/2021

    September

    9/2/2021

    9/9/2021

    October

    10/7/2021

    10/14/2021

    November

    11/4/2021

    11/11/2021

    December

     

    12/09/2021

    *One meeting in December 

     

     

     

     

     

     

    BOE Approved Resolutions