Originally created 07/31/05

Richmond County public schools



Open House

- Middle schools: Aug. 10

- High schools: Aug. 11

- Elementary schools: Aug. 12

IMPORTANT DATES

- Aug. 10: Freshman orientation

- Aug. 10: Registration

- Aug. 15: First day of school

- Sept. 5: Labor Day holiday

- Oct. 4-5: Early release for elementary schools

- Oct. 21: Staff development day

- Nov. 11: Veterans Day

- Nov. 23-25: Thanksgiving holidays

- Dec. 15, 16, 19 and 20: Semester exams

- Dec. 21-Jan. 3: Christmas holidays

- Jan. 4: Staff development day

- Jan. 5: Second semester begins

- Jan. 16: Martin Luther King Jr. holiday

- Feb. 20: Staff development day

- Feb. 28 and March 1: Early release for elementary schools

- April 3-7: Spring break

- April 14: Good Friday

- May 23-26: Final exams

- May 26: Last day of school

- May 30-June 1: Post planning

- May 31 and June 1: Graduation

BREAKFAST/LUNCH

- Breakfast is free for students and costs $1.25 for adults.

- Lunch costs 95 cents for elementary pupils, $1.10 for middle and high school students and $2 for adults. Reduced lunch costs 30 cents.

IMPORTANT NUMBERS:

- Central office: 826-1000

- Transportation: 796-4777

- Nutrition: 826-1122

- Guidance and testing: 826-1129

HIGH SCHOOLS:

- Academy of Richmond County: 737-7152

- George P. Butler: 796-4959

- Cross Creek: 772-8140

- John S. Davidson Fine Arts: 823-6924

- Glenn Hills: 796-4924

- Hephzibah: 592-2089

- A.R. Johnson Health Science and Engineering: 823-6933

- T.W. Josey: 737-7360

- Lucy C. Laney: 823-6900

- Westside: 868-4030

MIDDLE SCHOOLS

- East Augusta: 823-6960

- Glenn Hills: 796-4705

- Hephzibah: 592-4534

- Langford: 737-7301

- Morgan Road: 796-4992

- Murphey: 737-7350

- Sego: 796-4944

- Spirit Creek: 592-3987

- Tubman: 737-7250

- Tutt: 737-7288

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

- Barton Chapel: 796-4955

- Bayvale: 737-7255

- Blythe: 592-4090

- Ursula Collins: 823-6922

- Copeland: 737-7228

- Craig-Houghton: 823-6946

- Freedom Park: 796-8428

- T. Harry Garrett: 737-7222

- Glenn Hills: 796-4942

- Goshen: 796-4646

- Gracewood: 796-4969

- Hains: 796-4918

- Hephzibah: 592-4561

- W.S. Hornsby: 823-6928

- Jamestown: 796-4760

- Jenkins/White 737-7320

- Lake Forest Hills: 737-7317

- Joseph R. Lamar: 737-7262

- McBean: 592-3723

- Meadowbrook: 796-4915

- A. Brian Merry: 737-7185

- John Milledge: 737-7260

- Monte Sano: 481-1813

- National Hills: 737-7266

- Sue Reynolds: 855-2540

- Roy E. Rollins: 796-4972

- Southside: 796-4952

- Terrace Manor: 796-4910

- Tobacco Road: 796-4658

- C.T. Walker: 737-7225

- Warren Road: 868-4022

- Wheeless: 796-4985

- Wilkinson Gardens: 737-7219

- Willis Foreman: 592-3991

- Windsor Spring Road: 796-4939

SPECIAL SCHOOLS

- Richmond County Alternative School: 796-4965

- Evening School: 731-8805

- Sand Hills Psychoeducational Center: 737-7272

WHAT'S NEW

- Bayvale Elementary School will move back to 3309 Milledgeville Road. It had been housed at Forest Park Elementary School during construction.

- C.T. Walker Traditional Magnet School will be housed at Forest Park Elementary School during construction.

- New truancy rules go into effect this school year.

CHARTER SCHOOLS

Jenkins-White and Murphey charter schools are accepting applications through Aug. 1 for the 2005-06 school year.

Applicants should be residents of Richmond County not living in the school zones. Applications can be picked up at the schools.

Jenkins-White, an elementary school, is at 800 15th Ave. and can be reached at 737-7320. Murphey, a middle school, is at 2610 Milledgeville Road and can be reached at 737-7350.

Pupils in the Jenkins-White school zone should enroll as usual during registration from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 10. Pupils in the Murphey school zone should call the school for registration information.