School Board Candidate Forum – July 12

On Tuesday, July 12, school board candidates for the July 26 run off election participated in the Columbus NAACP Political Action forum at Columbus Public Library, 3000 Macon Road at 5:30pm.

President Tonza Thomas, Columbus NAACP Branch spoke on the Opportunity School Districts referendum up for vote on the November 8 ballot.

School board candidates discussed their ideas for improving student academic performance and graduation rates. Also, the impact of poverty on low performing schools and what should be done.

For more information:
Theresa El-Amin, Columbus NAACP Political Action Committee,
Tonza Thomas, President, Columbus NAACP Branch, 706-505-4913