Awards & Recognition
AWARDS & RECOGNITION
Senior James Atkins was selected as South Atlanta CAD’s first Gates Millennium Scholar
Class of 2012 received nearly 2.9 million in scholarship offers
· 100% of Juniors seeking a diploma passed the Georgia High School Graduation Writing Test
· Biology: Increased from 30% to 66%
· U.S. History: Increased from 49% to 81%
· Math I: Increased from 21% to 58%
· Math II: Increased from 12% to 24%
CAD was one of a few high schools in the State to receive Industry Certification for our Engineering Program
Increased the enrollment in Advanced Placement classes & offerings:
· AP World History
· AP United States History
· AP Calculus
· AP Art
· AP Literature
Beta Club enrollment doubled
· Academic Support Program
· Academic enrichment and Recovery
Parent Involvement Initiatives
· Bi-Monthly Coffee Talks with the Principal
· Monthly parent engagement and empowerment activities
· Terrence Mathews’s work was selected for the Dogwood Festival High School Show.
· Bianca Harris's work was selected for the exclusive Shapiro Show and was selected to receive a cash prize
· Gabriella Knight earned an internship with the Museum of Design Atlanta.
· Clunis Davis earned an internship with the Public Defender’s Office (creating an animated video for the office).
· Bianca Harris and Joshua Edwards’s work was selected for the John Lewis Congressional Show.
· Gabriella Knight and Clunis Davis participated in the AIA High School Design Competition.
· Larry Hall and Divante Brunson's movie earned 1st place at the City Technology Fair.
· Tre' Cotton's movie placed 2nd at the City Technology Fair.
· 6 students passed the entrance exam for Atlanta Technical College therefore qualifying for summer internships with CDSI Atlanta in the fields of construction, design, graphics, and engineering.