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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|

Atlanta Autism School Cumberland Academy of Georgia to Hold Graduation Ceremony May 18, 2017

Atlanta special needs school, Cumberland Academy of Georgia, will hold its 2017 graduation ceremony on Thursday, May 18. Ron Hunter, men’s basketball coach of Georgia State University, will be the guest speaker.

Atlanta autism school, Cumberland Academy of Georgia, will hold its 2017 graduation ceremony on Thursday, May 18. Fully accredited, Cumberland specializes in providing a supportive and challenging environment to help students overcome unique educational, emotional and social obstacles. (more…)

April 25th, 2017|Categories: News|

Cumberland Academy of Georgia Announces “Hats Off” Spring Fundraising Gala

Atlanta special-needs school, Cumberland Academy of Georgia, will be hosting its annual themed fundraising gala March 18, 2017, to raise funds for academic opportunities. This year’s theme will be “Hats Off to 10 Years” in recognition of the school’s 10-year anniversary.

Each year, Atlanta special needs school, Cumberland Academy of Georgia, hosts a themed gala to raise funds for academic opportunities. This year’s event is planned for March 18, 2017, and will have the theme of “Hats Off to 10 Years” in recognition of the school’s 10-year anniversary. (more…)

March 13th, 2017|Categories: News|