Andrew M. Gerstner of Richmond Hill was one of 311 students who qualified for Honor Student status at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College during Honors Day ceremonies on April 13.
A new, $15.5 million elementary school in Richmond Hill, a new, $9 million school to replace the existing Bryan County Elementary School, and $750,000 worth of renovation work at Lanier Primary School are some of the big-ticket items listed among the Bryan County Board of Education's proposed capital projects for 2012-2016.
The following students at Richmond Hill Middle School were named to the honor roll for the third nine-week grading period of the 2010-2011 school year:
The following students at George Washington Carver Elementary School were named to the honor roll for the third nine-week grading period of the 2010-2011 school year:
The Bryan County Board of Education will hold a budget workshop at 4 p.m. today at Richmond Hill Elementary School.
George Washington Carver Elementary School students recently got a good work out for a good cause. Carver students raised more than $27,000 for the American Heart Association during the Jump Rope For Heart event. The total was $8,000 more than the school's goal for this year's fundraiser.
The following students at Richmond Hill High School made the honor roll for the third nine-week grading period of the 2010-2011 school year:
Richmond Hill Middle School eighth-graders in Laura Maes' math class recently got to take their studies outside, paving their way through mathematics recently on a sunny day as they learn to simulate and analyze probability situations involving two-stage outcomes.
Mary Matthew's fifth-grade class at George Washington Carver Elementary School recently tookphysical fitness with a soldier from Fort Stewart. Soldiers visited the school to participate in physical education activities with students.
Wendy Seiler's second-grade class at Lanier Primary School published a class newspaper during their study of the informational genre of writing.
Students at Richmond Hill United Methodist Day School celebrated St. Patrick's Day on Thursday with their very own parade around the church on Ford Avenue. Each age group cruised through the parking lot on bikes, trikes and big wheels decorated with streamers, ribbons and balloons of kelly green in honor of the Irish holiday. (Lori Wynn)
To celebrate Read Across America Day, Aaron Bailey, right, a first-grader in Erin Warren's class at Lanier Primary School, reads recently to Patrick Riggs, left, and Colton Gunter, kindergartners in Kim Covington's class.
Six Richmond Hill Middle School students came home recently as winners at the Regional Social Sciences Fair held March 5 at Georgia Southern University.
Brandon Becker, a fourth-grader in Kellie Smith's class at G.W. Carver Elementary School, won the WTOC St. Patrick's Day Coloring Contest. Brandon's entry was one of nearly 2,000. He received art supplies, a mug and an mp3 player from WTOC.
A Richmond Hill youth graduated from the Fort Gordon Youth Challenge Academy on March 5 during a ceremony at the Bell Auditorium in Augusta.
Richmond Hill Middle School eighth-grader Reagan Campbell was crowned the district's top speller last month at Bryan County Schools' system spelling bee at Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary school.
American high school students are graduating at record levels, new numbers from the Department of Education reveal, and progress has been made closing the achievement gap among black and Latino youths. Last year, 81 percent of American high school students graduated, a record high.
Nicholas Wyman's parents pushed him to go to college, but all he wanted to do at the time was learn to cook.
A recent study from the Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies found American young adults lagging behind their international peers in literacy, numeracy and problem-solving skills, according to U.S. News & World Report.
A new report from the Modern Language Association shows a dramatic decrease in the number of college students enrolled in foreign language classes.
While the numbers of rebels appear to be small, pockets of intense opposition to the new Common Core testing set to begin next month are percolating.
The real challenge in American higher education is not that we don't have enough college graduates. If New York Times columnist Charles Blow is right, it's that too many of them are majoring in English, art history, or ethnic or gender studies, and not enough in science, technology, engineering and math.
"Bake sales are out;" fun runs are in, with excess calories in the crosshairs.
You can learn more about how a person thinks by looking at the small words they use rather than the big ones, according to a massive study of college admission essays conducted by researchers at the University of Texas at Austin.
Duke may have one of the best law schools in the country, but in recruiting new students, its promotional materials point out that Durham's bar scene has exploded in the past few years.
A recent study from the National Bureau of Economic Research sheds light on the reason women avoid science, technology, engineering and math.
Driven and a bit eccentric, Max Nanis jumped straight to college after his junior year of high school in West Chester, Pennsylvania. "He said that high school didn't have any more to offer him," his mother, Beth, says.
China’s education minister has vowed to ban university textbooks which promote “western values,” The Guardian reports, quoting state media, "in the latest sign of ideological tightening under President Xi Jinping."
How elite is your senator? Tyler Hakes at College Raptor has put together an infographic of alma maters in the U.S. Senate.
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