Tue., December 4, 2012 1:00pm
The Georgia Board of Education announced it wants federal authorities to take a closer look at how the Dougherty County School System manages federal funding. Officials say the district's financial management will likely be scrutinized for the next five years.
Mon., November 12, 2012 11:00am
The Dougherty County School System has received two letters from the Georgia Department of Education questioning $167,000 in Title 1 Part A expenditures from fiscal 2011. The letters seeking more documentation arrived one month after the school system reimbursed the state more than $134,000 for unallowable expenditures.
Mon., July 19, 2010 3:57pm
Fewer Georgia schools are meeting federal standards. 71 percent of schools made "adequate yearly progress" this year.