Dougherty County School System lauds success of its GCAPS program
ALBANY — The Dougherty County School System recently had students from its four public high schools and Sherwood Christian Academy participate in GCAPS, or Georgia Civic Awareness Program for Students, activities.
Students engaged in learning sessions that featured information on the justice system and courts, the Dougherty County Jail, Emergency Medical Services and the Dougherty County Landfill.
Students also participated in several youth development and leadership events with their colleagues from around the state, including a Youth Summit at Middle Georgia State University and the program’s annual Youth Caucus in Savannah.
“Our students got to see the legislative process in …