Select a School...
Select a School
Henry W. Grady High School
929 Charles Allen Drive
Atlanta, GA 30309
Phone: (404) 802-3001
Grady Cluster Adopts College-Career Prep
 
The Grady Cluster Planning Committee was charged with determining a signature theme for our cluster. The final choice, made unanimously by the committee and based upon the experience of our principals and community feedback, was College and Career Preparatory. The presentation from the May 13 community meeting at Jackson High School explains why this decision was made and next steps.  This choice was made with the desire to have the flexibility to build upon our cluster's strengths and to close gaps more quickly by not completely starting over. By creating our own framework the committee believes we will be able to use our new and future allocated cluster resources more efficiently to drive more impact in the classrooms. The specifics of the framework are being developed but will incorporate concepts and best practices of IB and STEM/STEAM, as well as build upon our already successful AP, CTAE, and arts programs. 
 
Important Letter from Principal Guiney Concerning Summative Assessments
 
Attention Grady Community:
 
Please read/download this important letter from Principal Guiney concerning next week's summative assessments and related final exam schedule.
 
Download the letter here
 
Important Information for the Last Day of School
 
Grady has been approved for an early dismissal at 12:30 p.m. on May 22, 2015- the last day of school.  This will allow students, teachers, other staff, and families to attend graduation.  We will work on a modified schedule for that day, which will include two lunch periods.  By necessity, lunch will start earlier than our usual 11:45 a.m.  Further details will be provided in the weeks to come.  
 
Grady High School Summer Academy
 
Download the informational flyer for Grady High School Summer Academy here
 
Atlanta Virtual Academy Summer Registration
 
Atlanta Virtual Academy courses will soon open for summer registration. Atlanta Virtual Academy courses offer teacher-led online courses that allow students a way to earn credit towards graduation. Students are eligible to take any course offered, however all courses must be approved by a local school counselor prior to enrollment. Students can take courses for the first time and for credit recovery. AVA programs are designed to allow students and their families flexible learning options to meet their educational needs. By providing more opportunities to achieve educational success, the Atlanta Virtual Academy is looking to change the outcome for many and provide a means to better, brighter futures for APS students. Learning that takes place "Any Time...Any Place...Any Device”. Please visit the website below for additional information on Atlanta Virtual Academy.
Registration Dates: April 27, 2015 through June 5, 2015
 
Classes begin June 3, 2015
 
Updated Tutorial Resource Information
 
To download the updated Tutorial Resources Document prepared by our counselors, click here.
 
Grad hat VISIONS/GRADUATION Information
 

Grady’s Senior Class of 2015 will celebrate “Visions of the Future” May 16, 2015, at 10 AM in the Historic Gymnasium.
 
Grady’s Graduation is Friday, May 22, 2015, at 3:00 PM.  (The procession will start at 2:50 PM.)
Location: Georgia World Congress Center/Hall A3
285 Andrew Young International Blvd., NW
Atlanta, GA 30313
Parking Cost: $10 (Cash or credit/debit card)
(Information about the number of tickets is coming soon.)

EARLY RELEASE SCHEDULE:  Standard school-wide early release - 12:30pm
 
SENIOR FEES
 
Seniors MUST pay senior fees in order to participate in Visions of the Future, Graduation and any end-of-year activities.  Payments (cash or money orders ONLY) will be accepted by Ms. Rhodes-Igherighe in the Main Office daily from 9:00-11:30am and from 3:30-3:45pm (except on Fridays). For a small handling fee, senior fees may be paid online via the Grady website. Create a username and password to make your payment. Remember to print confirmation and/or a receipt of your transaction.
 
For students who pay between November 8 and February 20, 2015, the total amount is $200.  For students who pay on or after February 21, 2015, the total amount is $210.
 
Contact Willie Vincent at wmvincent@atlanta.k12.ga.us or 404-802-3007 if you have any questions/concerns.

 
 
Emotion Revolution  
GNN
 


 
 
 
 
  Follow Us twitter
 

District Announcements

  • Budget graphic  
     
     

     
    Comments (-1)
  • Infinite Campus Parent and Student Portal

    CPP Login Page:  https://ic.apsk12.org/portal

    Parents of students in grades K–12 have access to class schedules, attendance records and grades by Campus Portal for Parents (CPP) which is an easy-to-use, secure communications tool. Additionally, CPP enables parents to verify household information, including their email address, home address and telephone numbers.
    Contact your child’s school to get your CPP activation key. Parents are required to  request the CPP activation key in person. To ensure that all student information remains secure, parents must provide a valid photo ID (driver’s license, state ID card, or passport) before receiving the CPP activation key.  Once parents receive the activation key, they can visit https://ic.apsk12.org/portal to create a unique username and password.

    Click the links below for more information on:


    Comments (-1)
  • The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) affords parents and students who are 18 years of age or older ("eligible students") certain rights with respect to the student's education records.  These rights include the right to provide written consent before the school discloses personally identifiable information (PII) from the student's education records, except to the extent that FERPA authorizes disclosure without con­sent.

    One exception which permits disclosure without consent is disclosure to school officials with legitimate educational interests.  A school official is a person employed by the school as an ad­ministrator, supervisor, instructor, or support staff member (including health or medical staff and law enforcement unit personnel) or a person serving on the school board.  A school official also may include a volunteer or contractor outside of the school who performs an institutional service of function for which the school would otherwise use its own employees and who is under the direct control of the school with respect to the use and maintenance of PII from education records, such as an attorney, audi­tor, medical consultant, or therapist; a parent or student volunteering to serve on an official committee, such as a disciplinary or grievance committee; or a parent, student, or other volunteer assisting another school official in performing his or her tasks.  A school official has a legitimate educational interest if the official needs to review an educa­tion record in order to fulfill his or her professional responsibility.

    Also, upon request, the school discloses education records without consent to officials of another school district in which a student seeks or intends to enroll, or is already enrolled if the disclosure is for purposes of the student’s enrollment or transfer. 

    For more information about Student Records and disclosures, including directory information, please refer to the Student Handbook, and Board Policy JR and Administrative Regulation JR-1(R). 


     
    Comments (-1)

  •  
     
    Comments (-1)
  • Report Address Fraud and Ethics Violations

    Report address fraud: 404-802-3540 or by email outofzone@atlanta.k12.ga.us   

    Report ethics violations: 1-877-801-7754


    Comments (-1)