Legislative Issues

Opportunity School District–NAPPS Board Position Statement

The NAPPS Board opposes Amendment #1, “Opportunity School District Legislation,” click here for details.  Georgia PTA opposes “Opportunity School District,” click here.

 Opportunity School District–Georgia PTA Position Statement

Voting on the “Opportunity School District” Constitutional Amendment takes place during the general election in November 2016.

While the Georgia PTA recognizes a need for state assistance for chronically low-performing schools, Senate Bill 133, the “Opportunity School District,” does not align with legislative priorities or the “Operation Ready to Learn” resolution passed by the delegates of the Georgia PTA. read more…