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  • 01.15.15 Parental Choice

    Notice regarding applications for 2015-16

    The 2015-16 scholarship application season is nearly upon us. 

    In Georgia, returning scholarship students may begin to apply on February 9th. More details will be sent directly to families and schools prior to the application period. 

    New applications will be accepted in Georgia only if additional funding becomes available. The $58 million statewide program cap was met on January 1st, and under the law we are unable to accept additional tax credit donations in 2015. We are working with lawmakers and advocates to…

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  • 11.26.14 School Choice

    Happy Thanksgiving from Arete Scholars

    "I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.”  - G.K. Chesterton

    This work we have been called to at Arete Scholars is a joy and a gift. We are grateful today and every day for those who make it possible and for those who walk with us in it. Here are a few reasons for our team to be thankful this season.

    We are…

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  • 10.17.14 Parental ChoiceSchool Choice

    Scholarship students enjoy new beginnings

    School choice isn't always about escaping poorly performing schools. It is always about empowering parents to select the school that works best for their own children. Watch how one family found hope and a new beginning for their daughter in a new school environment.

    New Beginnings from Arete Scholars on Vimeo.

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