New High School Includes On-Campus Rifle Range

Published Aug. 19, 2013 | Rules for Engagement /Education Week

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At $147 million, North Atlanta High School is the most expensive public school in Georgia. But despite all its niceties, perhaps the most intriguing is a rifle range built for the school’s JROTC and rifle club. Since 26 students and school staff were shot and killed in Newtown, Conn., last year, many schools have been ramping up their security protocols, pushing guns as far away from campus as possible.

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