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 ...
Columbia County schools resume classes
Richmond County schools are making gains in literary- and economics-based subjects, but some high schools are still struggling with math scores.
Organizers behind a proposed fine arts charter school in Columbia County said they are optimistic state officials will approve their plan to open a school in 2015 - a plan that was unanimously ...
Students in both of Augusta's school districts made gains in several end of course tests categories this year but Richmond County students still lag behind in math and sciences.
Elementary and middle school students in both Richmond and Columbia County continue to perform well in language arts but Richmond County students but fall short in math and science.
The Georgia Charter Schools Association held an educational meeting on charter school systems for the Augusta area, arguing for the benefits of such schools.