We are committed to keeping parents, students, employees, partners and community members posted on school news, issues impacting the lives of our students and educational best practices. We understand that the entire community plays a role in enriching the lives of our students. We are dedicated to utilizing our website to keeping you informed and celebrating the successes of our school and students.2016- 2017 Teacher of the Year2016- 2017 Para-Professional of the YearHOMEWORK HOTLINE - 678 553-3029Tuskegee Airmen Global Academy is the proud recipient of the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program (FFVP}
The Department of Agriculture's Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) administers the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program (FFVP) at the national level. Within participating States, FFVP is primarily administered through State Departments of Education. Texas and New Jersey are the exceptions, where FFVP is administered by their Departments of Agriculture.
FFVP can be an important catalyst for change in our efforts to combat childhood obesity by helping children learn more healthful eating habits. The Program has been successful in introducing school children to a variety of produce that they otherwise might not have the opportunity to sample.The various partnerships that FNS and State agencies have developed in the public and private sectors, as well as the dedicated work of school administrators, have contributed to the overall success and acceptance of the program. FFVP is consistent with and supports the recommendations of a recent report by the Institute of Medicine (IOM) to provide healthier snack choices in schools, including fruits and vegetables. http://www.fns.usda.gov/cnd/FFVP