Contact Information

Alternative Education Center at Lamar
970 Baker Avenue
Augusta, GA  30904

AEC Policies and Procedures

The Alternative Education Center provides a place for new beginnings for all students through positive learning experiences.  Our students will learn today, so that they may lead tomorrow.  We believe that in order for our students to succeed, they must come prepared to learn.  AEC students must...
  • bring the following with them everyday - paper and pens/sharpened pencils. 
  • follow the dress code. 
  • avoid being absent and tardy.  Regular attendance is required.
  • Bring a note to school if you will be leaving school during anytime of the school day for the release procedures
  • follow all Alternative Education Center and Richmond County School System policies and procedures.

AEC's School Dress Code
  • Black pants (no jean material of any nature, skinny leg or spandex material)
  • White, collared shirts/blouses no design or emblem
  • Black jackets/sweat shirts (no hoods, pockets, or designs) during cold weather
  • Belts must be clearly visible
  • No jewelry or nail polish
  • SOLID black shoes - black or white sock

For a complete list of policies and procedures, please refer to the Alternative Education Center Student Handbook and the Richmond County School System's Code of Conduct Handbook.

AEC Announcements

Alternative Education Center

Charles Givens- Principal

Chauncey Scott – Asst. Principal

Work Phone -706-796-4965                                                                                                                      

Baker Ave.    Augusta, GA 30904

Title 1 Parent Involvement Annual Meeting

September 29, 2015

Two Sessions

Please choose one: Business of Importance

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Location Auditorium

Attention All Parents

Parents! Please make plans to attend and participate in one of these very important meetings as we review and discuss the many aspects of Title 1 Parent involvement:

What does it mean to be a “Title 1 school?

Title 1 Program                                                                       Curriculum                                              Parents Rights to Know

School Status                                                                          Budget & Funding                                  School-Parent Policy

Parent Survey                                                                          School-Parent Compact                           Volunteer Opportunities

School Goals                                                                           Testing

Parent Resource Center is opened: Monday through Thursday from 9:00am – 11:00am and 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM at the Alternative Education School. During these days and times, you can meet with Rev. Fryer to discuss and have input on the School-Parent Policy, School-Parent Compact and Parent Survey. Your input is needed and appreciated. Also you may go online at , and then click on parent information to look for the Parent Policy, Parent Survey and Parent Compact to help us better serve our students.

For more information call your Parent Facilitator: Larry Fryer (706-796-4965) ext. 1328

To Protect and to Serve: Domestic and Foreign

The Alternative Education School @ Lamar



Informing students and Identifying Signs, Symbols, Gangs and Terrorist Activity for School Safety


October 8, 2015


1:00 PM


Parents are encouraged to attend!!!


School Auditorium


970 Baker Avenue

Augusta, Georgia 30904



Mr. Alfonzo Williams, Chief

Richmond County School Safety


Mr. James Harrison, Agent




Law Enforcement Agencies


Mr. Charles Givens, Principal

Mr. Chauncey Scott, Asst. Principal

Alternative Education Teacher of the Year
Ms. Pamela Forston

"When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid."

Audre Lorde

School Hours  
Monday -Thursday
8:30 am- 5:00 pm

Alternative Education Center holds
PTA Meeting and Open Forum

View the movie by clicking the picture below.


Notice of Non-Discrimination
The Richmond County School System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability or age in its programs and activities for students.  The following persons have been designated to investigate any complaint communicated to the Board of Education alleging non-compliance of non-discrimination policies regarding student activities.

School News

Dual Enrollment/Dual Credit courses provide opportunities for Georgia high school students to take college-level courses and earn concurrent credit toward a high school diploma and a college degree.

For more information, click here...

Parent Brochure and the Bridge Law

AEC News


Alternative Education Center is currently involved in major renovations through our SPLOST Building Program.  For important information and project updates, please click here.

Upcoming Events

Thursday, October 8
Strategic Waivers School System Public Meeting @ 5:00 PM (Boardroom Auditorium)
Tuesday, October 13
Friday, October 16
District Professional Learning
RCSS Annual Teacher of the Year Banquet @ 7:00 PM
Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center
Tuesday, October 20


Today, 10/7/2015
High: 78 Low: 57
Mostly sunny
0% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 10/8/2015
High: 79 Low: 60
Partly sunny
0% chance of precipitation.