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Villa Rica Elementary Students Complete Junior Achievement Program

Courtesy of Carroll County Schools
Courtesy of Carroll County Schools

(Carrollton, Ga. – November 17, 2014) Villa Rica Elementary 4th grade students completed a 6 week Junior Achievement “Our Region” program through Mrs. Bell’s Social Studies class. Junior Achievement is an organization dedicated to inspiring and preparing young people to succeed in a global economy. Villa Rica Elementary is the first elementary school in Carroll County to offer this volunteer run program to its students. The “Our Region” program teaches students the economics of how regions contain resources and how entrepreneurs use those resources to make and sell the goods and services people need.

Contact: Tracy Harris, Administrative Assistant to Superintendent
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Alice Ridley-Teal
Six-time STAR teacher, Alice taught Advanced Placement English, literature, composition, speech and theater for over twenty years, part of which time she also served as Director of Admissions, Development, Public Relations, and Alumni at Oak Mountain Academy. She is the managing partner of Ridley-Teal Properties and content editor for the City Menus. She is a board member of the Carroll Symphony Orchestra and enjoys playing flute with the Carroll Community Wind Ensemble.