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Wishing good luck to Jason Sykes

The Better Bartlett committee congratulates one of our members who is stepping down to give his full attention to his new position as director of the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center. Jason Sykes joined our committee in January 2013 … Continue reading

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Celebrating the launch of Bartlett City Schools

Saturday’s Bartlett City Schools Kickoff marked the district’s launch with music, dance, decoration and addresses from many elected leaders who were instrumental in launching our school system. Here’s a great video recap of the event by Oliver Morrison at Chalkbeat … Continue reading

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Bartlett City Schools Kickoff

The Bartlett community is invited to attend the Bartlett City Schools Kickoff, organized by Bartlett United Methodist Church, Bartlett City Schools, the City of Bartlett, the Bartlett Education Foundation and the Better Bartlett committee. Please join us on Saturday, August … Continue reading

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A tour of Bartlett with Mayor McDonald

Late last month, we had the opportunity to spend an afternoon with Mayor Keith McDonald to discuss his vision for Bartlett and to consider how we may continue to be of service to our city. After a lunch meeting in … Continue reading

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The Better Bartlett Committee: a new beginning

The Better Bartlett Committee was originally founded as Better Bartlett Schools in April 2011 in order to explore the issue of school consolidation and to assist the city government and the community in defending Bartlett from the merger’s harmful impact. … Continue reading

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