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Georgia Preparatory Academy: Macon RYDC Open House

September 12, 2019

In August, the Georgia Preparatory Academy's (GPA) and the Macon Regional Youth Detention Center (Macon RYDC) held its annual Open House and Title I Event at its main campus. The purpose of the event is to inform parents of DJJ youth on the academic programs taking place at the facility as well as the benefits of the national Title One program. This year, a total of 14 parents were in attendance for the event.

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