Hanna Suddath, a Richmond Hill teen and Savannah Children's Choir alumna, served as the host to two members of Les Voix Boreales, an all-girls choir from Quebec, Canada, as part of a cultural exchange.
Five students from Richmond Hill were named to their respective schools' dean's lists at Mercer University for the fall 2012 semester. Inclusion on the lists requires students to meet grade-point-average standards specific to their school.
Three students from Richmond Hill High School and two from Richmond Hill Middle School recently participated in the 2013 All State Chorus held at Johnny Mercer Theater in Savannah on Feb. 23.
Students from Bryan County High School attended the 51st Annual Georgia Technology Student Association state conference Feb. 27-March 1 in Athens.
The annual CATS PRIDE Night for eighth-graders and their parents will be from 6-9 p.m. March 27 at Richmond Hill High School.
The concert and symphonic bands from Richmond Hill High and Richmond Hill Middle schools spent the weekend performing at the Georgia Music Educators Association's annual District 1 band and orchestra performance evaluations at Armstrong Atlantic State University in Savannah. Concerts were heard Saturday and Sunday from schools all over southeast Georgia.
Students in Bryan County recently celebrated National Literacy Week and Read Across America in conjunction with Dr. Seuss' birthday.
The following students were named to the fall 2012 president's list at Armstrong Atlantic State University:
The following Bryan County students graduated from Armstrong Atlantic State University on Dec. 8:
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For the first time, Richmond Hill Montessori Preschool students walked through the doors of their brand new facility Feb. 20 on Highway 17.
Bryan County High School senior Lauren Sparks-Hoskins was recently named as the school's STAR student for the class of 2013 for her shining performance on the Scholastic Aptitude Test.
A new face is gracing the halls of Richmond Hill High School as principal Debi McNeal took the reins Monday of the school's top post.
Lanier Primary School held its annual Dr. Seuss Family Night on Jan. 28. Teachers, parents and students were served potato soup and grilled cheese, followed by Dr. Seuss birthday cake. The night was filled with Seuss-inspired activities, including eating green eggs and ham, making Oobleck and testing participants' Seuss knowledge with a "Jeopardy"-style game. The annual book swap also was held.
Two local residents were among the more than 400 candidates who received degrees from Missouri University of Science and Technology during ceremonies held Dec. 14-15, 2012. The following students earned degrees from Missouri S&T:
The following students at Richmond Hill Middle School were named to the honor roll for the second nine-week grading period of the 2013-14 school year:
Prior to the Thanksgiving break, 36 members of the Richmond Hill Middle School Beta Club traveled to Macon for the state Beta Club convention.
The following students at G.W. Carver Elementary School were named to the honor roll for the second nine-week grading period of the 2013-14 school year:
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern University will host five spring Family Days for students and their parents.
The following students at Richmond Hill High School were named to the honor roll for the second nine-week grading period of the 2013-14 school year:
Colleen Johnston of Richmond Hill recently graduated from Florida Gulf Coast University with a Bachelor of Arts from the College of Arts and Sciences.
Eighth-grader Sophie Giorgianni claimed the title of Richmond Hill Middle School's 2014 spelling-bee champion Jan. 31.
Thirty Richmond Hill Middle School seventh-graders from Robert Hodgdon's science classes descended upon George Washington Carver Elementary School with microscopes and samples in hand on Jan. 24.
The following local students graduated from Armstrong Atlantic State University on Dec. 7:
The following students at Bryan County Middle School were named to the honor roll for the second nine-week grading period of the 2013-14 school year:
Valdosta State University recently announced that six students from Richmond Hill earned the status of dean's list for the fall 2013 semester: Ariana Bryant, Melissa Hundley, Zachary Taylor, Emily Vaught, April Ward and Kaitlin White.
Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps drill teams from both Richmond Hill High School and Bryan County High School competed in a drill meet Saturday at Benedictine Military School in Savannah.
Former Richmond Hill High School football coach Lyman Guy didn't mince words when asked why he left a program he'd turned into a Savannah-area powerhouse to take the job as head coach and athletic director at Toombs County, a school that competes in a smaller classification.
The following students at Bryan County Elementary School were named to the honor roll for the second nine-week grading period of the 2013-14 school year:
Bryan County High School senior Melissa Campbell, the school's first student to win an appointment to a military academy, intends to fly fighter jets for a living someday.