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FOX Sports South and FOX International Treat Cumberland Academy of Georgia to a “Makeover” as Part of 21st Century Fox Impact Week

Employees of FOX Sports South and FOX International volunteered at Cumberland Academy of Georgia, a special needs school in Atlanta, delivering a “makeover” to school facilities. 
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November 13th, 2017|Categories: News|

Atlanta Autism School Cumberland Academy of Georgia Donates to Hurricane Harvey Victims

Atlanta special needs school, Cumberland Academy of Georgia, organized a school-wide donation drive in early September to support Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.

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September 26th, 2017|Categories: News|

From Disheartened to Triumphant, Cumberland Students Receive Gift of the Eclipse

When the headmaster at Cumberland Academy of Georgia realized the eclipse glasses were unsafe for the student body to watch the August 21 solar eclipse, Atlanta television station WSB-TV put the word out on social media. Within a couple hours the local community had donated over 100 eclipse glasses—enough for all the students.

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September 1st, 2017|Categories: News|

Cumberland Academy of Georgia Welcomes New Therapy Dog

Therapy Dog Atlanta special-needs school, Cumberland Academy of Georgia, has welcomed a new furry friend that will help students build social awareness, confidence and assist with daily learning. Lacy, the school’s new therapy dog in training, made her debut in June—just in time for the start of Cumberland’s summer camp programs. (more…)

July 25th, 2017|Categories: News|

Cumberland Academy of Georgia Announces New Member of Board of Directors

Atlanta special-needs school, Cumberland Academy of Georgia, is pleased to announce that Jeff Genthner will be serving as the newest member of its board of directors. Genthner is a senior vice president for Fox Sports South and FOX Sports Southeast and is responsible for all FOX Sports regional networks across the southeast. 

Cumberland Academy of Georgia, an Atlanta special-needs school, announced today that Jeff Genthner has been selected as the newest member of its board of directors. Genthner is the senior vice president and general manager of Atlanta-based FOX Sports South, FOX Sports Carolinas, FOX Sports Tennessee, and Sport South. (more…)

June 26th, 2017|Categories: News, Uncategorized|

Cumberland Academy of Georgia Principal Don Sasso Announces Retirement; Doug Long to Serve as New Principal

Atlanta special-needs school, Cumberland Academy of Georgia, has selected Doug Long as its new principal. He will replace Don Sasso, who has been the school’s principal for the past six years and is retiring at the end of the current school year.

After 45 years in education, Cumberland Academy of Georgia principal Don Sasso has announced his decision to retire at the end of the current school year. Sasso has served as principal of the Atlanta special-needs school for the past six years. The school has chosen Doug Long as Sasso’s successor.
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May 31st, 2017|Categories: News|