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Named Advanced Placement Capstone School


LOA One of Only 21 Participating High Schools in Georgia

Greensboro, Ga. (December 5, 2016) - Lake Oconee Academy (LOA) was recently named an Advanced Placement (AP®) Capstone™ school for the 2017-18 school year - one of only 21 participating high schools in Georgia. The AP Capstone is a College Board program that provides current AP students with the research, teamwork, writing and communication skills that colleges seek in its applicants.

Two Greene County students selected to serve on the State Superintendent's Student Advisory Council

September 8, 2016 – Anita White Carson Middle School eighth-grade student Paulina Macias and Stuart Baker, an eighth- grader at Lake Oconee Academy, have been selected by Superintendent Richard Woods to serve on his 2016-2017 Student Advisory Council.

Lake Oconee Academy Named First School-Based Retailer for Peach State Pride

Greensboro, Ga. (August 30, 2016) – The Lake Oconee Academy (LOA) high school Entrepreneurship class has created a brand new look for the Titans with the launch of custom Peach State Pride apparel available at the Titan Amory, the LOA school store. LOA has been named the first school-based retailer for Peach State Pride.

Lake Oconee Academy Designated International Spanish Academy By Ministry of Education of Spain

Only Third School in Georgia to be Named an ISA

Lake Oconee Academy Named Act Test Center Site

Greensboro, Ga. (June 8, 2016) - Lake Oconee Academy (LOA) has recently received approval to offer the ACT college admission test to high school students in Greene County and surrounding areas. LOA became a SAT Test Center last year and has regularly tested between 30-40 students each testing date. Having a test center in Greene County has made the SAT more accessible to students in the area without having to incur long distance travel.

Lake Oconee Academy Band of Titans Records Outstanding Year of Performances and Achievements


Greensboro, Ga. (May 17, 2016) - The Lake Oconee Academy (LOA) Band of Titans has experienced tremendous growth since its inception in 2011 with just 40 students, most of who had never played an instrument before enrolling in band class. Under the direction of Mrs. Courtney Pilgrim the Band of Titans has 200 students and has expanded into a Performance Band, Pep Band and Jazz Band.

Lake Oconee Academy Presents Innovative Programs At GA DOE International Skills Diploma Seal Awards Luncheon

Greensboro, Ga. (May 6, 2016) – Lake Oconee Academy (LOA) faculty members were invited to present at the Georgia Department of Education (DOE) awards ceremony for the new International Skills Diploma Seal (ISDS) global education initiative in Atlanta on April 19, 2016. LOA presented information regarding three different programs the school has launched. The implementation of these programs further solidifies the global focus of the curriculum and expands opportunities for students to prepare to meet the demands of the global job market.

LOA Adopts Project Lead the Way Program to Better Prepare Students

Greensboro, Ga. (April 25, 2016) - Lake Oconee Academy (LOA) announced today that it has adopted Project Lead The Way's (PLTW) elementary LaunchTM, middle school GatewayTM, and high school Biomedical ScienceTM programs for the 2016-2017 school year. PLTW is a nonprofit organization that provides a transformative learning experience for K-12 students and teachers, and LOA joins more than 8,000 schools across the U.S. in offering PLTW programs to students.


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Lake Oconee Academy
1021 Titan Circle
Greensboro, GA 30642

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