General Holiday Safety and Crime Prevention Tips

Originally posted by the Sandy Springs Police

At Home

– Make sure all doors and windows have secondary locks (window pins, deadbolts, dowels, etc.) and use them!
– Don’t hide spare keys in mailboxes or planters, or under doormats.
– Ensure that dark areas and entrances have outdoor lights that are turned on after dark or are activated by sensors.… Read More »

The Book Fest Continues with Ina Garten, Philippa Gregory, and Peter Frampton

The Book Fest Continues with Ina Garten, Philippa Gregory, and Peter Frampton

The Book Festival of the MJCCA continues with new and exciting authors in December, January, and February, starting with Ina Garten on Wed, Dec 2. See all events below!


Join us for our December Events

Ina Garten
Modern Comfort Food

Wed, Dec 2, 7:30 pm

Philippa Gregory
Dark Tides
Sun, Dec 6, 1:00 pm

Peter Frampton
Do You Feel Like I Do?​
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City of Dunwoody introduces revamped website

The new design is mobile-responsive and includes eNotifications to build better connections.

Dunwoody, GA – December 1, 2020 – The City of Dunwoody introduces a revamped website that features data-driven navigation with a mobile-friendly design. Users will find it easier to access city services, information, news, events and more.

“This redesign puts the search function front and center.… Read More »

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Travel Tuesday with Danielle ~ 2021 Travel Plans Survey Results & More!

by Danielle Garrett of PlanIt Itineraries for The Aha! Connection

Corona fatigue looks to be real based on last week’s survey results.  35% of survey respondents said they would travel in the Continental U.S. during 2021.  Almost 25% said they plan to travel outside the U.S.  The even more interesting data was how many people plan to travel with or without a vaccine…evenly split with 31.58% for each. … Read More »

St. Martin’s Episcopal School

St. Martin’s Episcopal School is Atlanta’s preschool through 8th grade experience dedicated to graduating well-rounded individuals ready to wholeheartedly embrace life. We do this by giving students the personalized attention, instruction and support they need as they learn about the world and themselves through intellectual adventures, extracurricular opportunities and spiritual formation. We believe the transition from children to young adults is a time to savor and celebrate, and the best time to develop a strong foundation on which students can build for the rest of their lives.  … Read More »

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The Davis Academy ~ Now Accepting Applications for a New 1st Grade Cohort in January 2021!

From Kindergarten Prep – Eighth Grade, The Davis Academy teaches to the whole child, creating compassionate leaders and equipping them with skills they will use for the entirety of their academic careers and beyond. We teach life skills, instill Jewish values, and provide diverse experiences so that our students become well-rounded and self-confident individuals. Students learn amongst a warm and supportive community that shares common values and visions.… Read More »

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Tour the Old City of Jerusalem This Hanukkah – A Free Live Virtual Tour

The Atlanta Israel Coalition in partnership with the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta is pleased to present  Tour the Old City of Jerusalem This Hanukkah – A Free Live Virtual Tour.  This December 13 webinar will be engaging for families, students, and individuals of all ages. 

We hope you will join us as well as spread the word about this fun virtual tour with your family, friends, and other networks. … Read More »

MJCCA Preschools

Looking for a Great Jewish Preschool in Atlanta? Preschool is your child’s first step on their educational journey. As a parent, one of the most important decisions you will make is choosing the right preschool to ensure your child transitions safely and happily into a formal learning environment. MJCCA Preschools provide a warm, nurturing educational environment that is infused with the richness of Jewish values and customs.… Read More »

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Atlanta Academy – Now Touring Preschool-8th Grade!

Atlanta Academy serves 350 preschool-8th grade students in North Atlanta. Our mission to give every student the individual attention they need to succeed is at the core of everything we do. Small class sizes allow our teachers to understand their students’ individual strengths and help them discover their own unique talents. High performing student achievement is nurtured in an inclusive, non-denominational atmosphere, where families are engaged.… Read More »

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Edison Prep – Important ACT/SAT Score Information & More!

Happy October ACT Score Release Day!

Lots of great Edison Prep news and updates:

1.) Below is a side-by-side comparison of Sept. 2019 ACT (fully in-person) and Sept. 2020 ACT (fully virtual). The results might surprise you; Sept. 2020 results were 21% higher — an average of 5.1 points across all tutoring types/homework completion levels.

2.)… Read More »

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Edison Prep

Edison Prep is a boutique SAT/ACT preparation company based in Sandy Springs whose founders are the two most experienced SAT/ACT tutors in Georgia, with over 50,000 hours of experience. All classes are taught exclusively by the founders, pros who still take the test and earn top 1% scores, including 5 perfect scores. We’re excited to have just published version 5 and version 11 of our SAT and ACT books that we revise each year to reflect ever-changing content!… Read More »

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Wesleyan School

Wesleyan School believes faith and intellect are great partners with each other. At Wesleyan, it’s not a matter of choosing faith or intellect, but rather using both to create the best possible education for your child. Our leadership and faculty work to provide students with an atmosphere that is challenging, reinforces the value of hard work, and emphasizes character and integrity above accomplishment.… Read More »

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