A number of Richmond County schools showed improvements on Georgia's 2014 accountability report card measuring student achievement and progress levels, but the system itself still performed below ...
By June, every district in Georgia is required to adopt one of three flexibility options, essentially operating contracts that grant freedom from certain requirements of state law in exchange for ...
Both Augusta and Columbia County have their education policies governed by local boards of education.
Stallings Island Middle School was named a 2014 National Blue Ribbon School.
Columbia County's STEM Showcase is designed to help foster relationships between Columbia County middle schools and companies invested in science andn engineering.
Columbia County school officials unveiled a massive rezoning plan that has the potentil to affect hundreds of students at 16 different schools next year.
Graduation rates in both Richmond and Columbia counties followed the statewide trend of slow and steady increases in 2014, although progress in individual schools varied greatly.
Leaders from school systems in Richmond and Columbia counties collaborated with Fort Gordon, Georgia Regents University and Augusta Technical College to design a curriculum for cyber security.
Kim Buchanan was among five finalists from across the county selected by a panel of outside judges. The final selection was made after the judges observed the finalists in their classrooms and ...
Both SAT scores and participation rates increased in Columbia County compared to last year, but scores and test takers dropped in Richmond County.
As Georgia's Department of Education prepares to implement the Georgia Milestones assessment system in December, Richmond County school officials and teachers are trying to adapt to the new ...
Columbia County's Stallings Island Middle School was named a National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education.
The free TB skin tests were offered to classmates, teachers, and pupils on the bus of the student who was possibly exposed to the disease Sept. 18.
The Georgia Department of Public Health informed school officials to isolate the fourth-grader and send him home until he could be further evaluated, said Columbia County Superintendent Sandra ...
Administrative appointments have resulted in changes in leadership at two Evans schools.
Grovetown volleyball player Tiara Ramey was named the fall sports player of the week for her overall performance in a five-match tournament Aug. 23.
Two local school choice groups returned from Atlanta on Wednesday with different outcomes for proposed charter schools.
A Columbia County School System employee has been accused of not reporting child abuse.
One week into the new school year, the Columbia County School System has already hit an all-time high enrollment and is projected to keep growing.
A new administrative challenge this school year is verifying the residency of every child enrolled to ensure they are Columbia County residents and also in their proper school district. Parents ...