PARTNERS IN EDUCATION
A collaborative effort exists between M. Agnes Jones and the following community organizations and businesses:
2000 & 2010 - Summa Cum Laude Partnership Award Winner!
2001 – Tutoring A+ Partnership Award Winner!
2004 – National Partnership Finalist
2006 - Civic Partnership Winner for State of Georgia
One of the most creative and quality support partnerships in Atlanta, is our partnership with the Georgia-Pacific Corporation. The partnership is based on the belief that active involvement in M. A. Jones provides a deeper understanding of education and what is needed to make a positive difference in the lives of our students. Through human, in-kind and financial resources, GP provides support for students, teachers and the entire school community.
GP Priority Programs, Projects and Activities include:
* 165 “buddy” tutors/mentors
* Job “Shadowing Day” for career awareness
* Instructional support (Computer lab, a full-time technology specialist, teaching materials, lap tops
for teachers, etc.)
* Outdoor Learning Center
* Cultural programs and study trips
* Books for the Media Center
Friendship Baptist Church
2002 Golden Apple Award Winner!
Friendship provides tutoring for students in need of extra assistance.
Shiloh Baptist Church
School Supplies/After-school Program
Warren Memorial Methodist Church
Warren Memorial continues to be a supportive partner with M. Agnes Jones. The outreach program covers many aspects of our school and assures parents and students that "their Warren Family" cares. Program components include:
Purchasing uniforms and uniform sweaters for students, dictionaries for our classrooms, coordinating parenting workshops, and an after school tutoring program.
Clark-Atlanta University - Provides tutors and mentors
Atlanta Links - Mentoring/Career awareness program
District Attorney Paul Howard - Legal Lives Program