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    ARMS ACCOMPLISHMENTS

    2016-2017

    •         Over a three point increase in overall CCRPI score for SY16; 81% of ARMS Scholars meeting.  Typical/High growth in all content areas on the                        Georgia Milestones Assessment (up 4% from SY15) 
    •        2016 GASSP Breakout School Nominee   
    •        Ms. Andrea Perdue and Mr. Michael Browning served as presenters at The Georgia Council for Social Studies in Athens, GA    
    •        Former Assistant Principal at ARMS, Ms. Larita Wiggins, chosen to serve on Georgia Children's Book Committee (GCBBC)
    •        GCBA Award goes to the Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl Club at ARMS (5 out of 10 books)
    •         Mr. Dwayne Richards, Assistant Principal at ARMS, served on the HCS L.E.A.D. Cohort
    •         92% operational/exemplary – GSAPS review
    •         Luella Invitational Math Competition - ARMS placed 3rd Overall
    •         ARMS Nutritional Staff earns a perfect score of 100% during Georgia Department of Public Health inspection
    •         1st place Individual Poetry Competition in County and Regional Literacy Days Competition
    •         2,200 cans collected for Bethel Baptist Church, Stockbridge, Georgia (December, 2016)
    •         Ms. Saffell, Ms. Christian (former teacher at ARMS), Mrs. Wiggins (former Assistant Principal at ARMS), and Ms. Crown all chosen to serve on the
    •         Competency-Based Assessment & Reporting Task Force
    •         ARMS selected as a NAEP testing location
    •         Dr. Francene Garrett receives Doctorate
    •         Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl – ARMS 3rd place winners (first ever top three finish)
    •         Ms. Kimberly Scott (Head Counselor) represents committee to launch Career Pipeline Tool (GA DOE)
    •         Macharia Maxey, former scholar, wins gold medal at SHS swim meet (first ever for SHS and ARMS)
    •         Kennedy Allen, current scholar, selected as Page for GA State Senate (2017 Legislative Session)
    •         Danyelle Parsons, former scholar, published writing in Mercer University Youth Author Program
    •         Khalia Spear, former scholar, HCS 8th grade Reader of the Year, sponsored by Henry Heritage Council
    •         Ashanti Dukes and Keyera Joseph, former scholars, advance to National History Day State Competition
    •         $1,000 donations to Henry County Schools Special Olympics from ARMS
    •         ARMS selected as National Beta School of Merit
    •         ARMS Band Concert – Bronze trophy at Southern Star Music Festival
    •         Ms. Austin Crown and Dr. Francene Garrett accepted to A.S.P.I.R.E. Cohort, 2018
    •         ARMS achieves most growth for second semester amongst all county secondary schools with Rosetta Stone Spanish program
    •         Mrs. Tequela Crawford promoted to Henry County Schools Exceptional Student Education Student Support Facilitator
    •         Mrs. Karen Lewis promoted to Henry County Middle School Literacy Instructional Lead Teacher
    •         Mrs. Yvette Christian promoted to Assistant Principal of Henry County Middle School
    •         Mrs. LaRita Wiggins named Principal of Henry County Middle School
    •         Mrs. Andrea Perdue promoted to Assistant Principal of Austin Road Middle School

    ARMS Vision

    Austin Road Middle School will cultivate an environment for creativity, innovation and leadership where we exceed expectations everyday!

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