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​ Office of Whole Child Supports

The Office of Whole Child Supports assists districts/schools and communities in identifying and addressing student barriers to success while expanding learning opportunities. ​

​​Justin D. Hill, Ed.S.
Associate Superintendent Whole Child Supports & Strategic Partnerships
​​(404) 567-0728
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​Ready Georgia School Recognition 

​​​In order to foster a culture of safety preparedness in Georgia schools, the Georgia Department of Education has partnered with the Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency to recognize an individual school's efforts to safeguard their children, faculty, and staff. Individual schools wishing to receive a Ready Georgia Seal of Preparedness must meet certain criteria and can apply here​. The application is now open and will remain open through November 15, 2023. Learn more here

School Security Grants

Governor Kemp, with the support of the General Assembly, has provided $115,700,000 for school security grants in the Amended FY2023 budget (HB 18). The funds will provide $50,000 for each active public school to address safety and security needs. Learn more here​​.​


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