What is Just the Facts?
“Just the Facts" is the twice monthly, editorial-style conversation between Cobb County Schoolboard Chairman Randy Scamihorn and you, the reader. These messages can be read in 5 minutes or less and will tell you about the most important issues impacting your child, their school, and our county.
Over the years, Mr. Scamihorn has heard many myths, urban legends, and downright lies about our schools. "Just the Facts" exists to clear up any confusion that might exist on important issues.
As the Cobb County School Board Chair this year, it is an honor to support you and your family. As I listen to families all over Cobb, I have spoken to hundreds of moms, dads, and grandparents about their children. Whether at the grocery store, ball field, or somewhere in between, I hear the same de[...] Learn More
Hello again, and welcome back to Just the Facts, everything you need to know about your child or grandchild’s school in 5 minutes or less. As you may have heard recently, the Cobb Commissioners are asking Cobb voters to approve a transportation tax that would make it easier for people to move [...] Learn More
Hi there! Welcome back to Just the Facts, everything you need to know about your child or grandchild’s school in 5 minutes or less. I was in a couple of schools recently and heard how excited the students are for winter break!! Enjoy spending time with your family and friends over the next wee[...] Learn More
Welcome back, and thanks for spending a couple of minutes together again! This week, we are talking about the most important thing on your mind every day - the safety of your children and grandchildren!Your child’s teacher, principal, and our police officers deeply understand that when you sen[...] Learn More