ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 22, 2013 - Students, teachers and parents of the Defense Department's schools can be confident that despite the department's upcoming civilian furloughs, the school year will start on time, the Department of Defense Education Activity's director said today.
G.W. Carver Elementary School students perform recently during a recital at the school. The chorus performed for fourth- and fifth-graders and sang pieces from "The Star-Spangled Banner," "Green Eggs and Ham" and "Dynamite."
The first-graders at Lanier Primary School took a field trip recently to the Raptor Center at Georgia Southern University.
The Rotary Club of Richmond Hill reminds local high school students of its May 24 deadline for applications for two college scholarships worth a total of $3,000.
Two new schools are on the way in Bryan County, and the Board of Education is seeking public input in deciding what will best suit the county's needs.
The faculty and staff at Richmond Hill Primary School surprised two of its employees last week when they named the Teacher of the Year and Paraprofessional of the Year awards for 2013-14.
Nearly two dozen students from Richmond Hill High School traveled recently to the nation's capital and witnessed the workings of the United States government along with pieces of the nation's history.
STATESBORO - Five students from Bryan County received honors during the recent Georgia Southern University's Annual Honors Day Convocation at the Nessmith-Lane Conference Center.
Candice Casasday of Richmond Hill recently was initiated into collegiate honor society Phi Kappa Phi.
One of Richmond Hill's own will be attending one of the U.S. Service Academies following an appointment from Congressman Jack Kingston, R-Ga.
Gov. Nathan Deal recently signed into law legislation that will lower the grade-point average requirement for the HOPE Grant, which goes to students in the technical-college system.
More than a dozen students from schools across Bryan County were recognized for various scholastic achievements by the Board of Education during its regular meeting Thursday at Richmond Hill Elementary School.
Three Richmond Hill residents recently graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design:
The following students at George Washington Carver Elementary School made the honor roll for the third nine-week grading period of the 2012-13 school year:
Faiz Saulat from Richmond Hill High School has been selected as a finalist for the Georgia Governor's Honors Program in the area of social studies.
Students in Erin Warren's first-grade class at Lanier Primary School recently participated in "I Have a Dream Day" while learning about Martin Luther King Jr. and his life. The students learned about making goals for themselves and wrote an informational passage about their futures. They are looking forward to using technology to make a presentation explaining the details about their future careers.
Bryan County Schools System has decided to remain closed to students Thursday. Teachers and staff are to report at 10 a.m.
Members of the Bryan County Board of Education talked about pay for the system's 378 non-teaching personnel for about an hour at the board's Thursday night meeting in Black Creek.
Richmond Hill Montessori Preschool will hold a special event on Saturday, Feb. 1, to celebrate National School Choice Week, school leaders recently announced.
The recent success of the football programs at Richmond Hill High School and Bryan County High School could mean a higher price for head coaches down the road.
Planning for 4-H summer camps is under way, and registration for the June slots is just around the corner.
A lockdown Friday morning at Richmond Hill High School caused by a bomb threat was lifted around 1 p.m. after local and state law enforcement officials found no devices or weapons on the school grounds.
Richmond Hill High School is apparently on lockdown as of 10:30 a.m. Friday.
The following Bryan County students were named to the fall 2013 dean's list at Armstrong Atlantic State University in Savannah:
BATON ROUGE, La. - Justin Cardiff of Richmond Hill recently was initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.
SAVANNAH – Savannah Technical College is accepting entries for the 18th annual Manufacturing Appreciation Week student design competition.
Members of the Bryan County Schools staff said growth is the biggest issue facing the school system, according to a survey released during a school board meeting last week.
ATLANTA - This holiday season, people can give the gift of a college education by contributing to a 529 college savings plan.
New security entrances for each of Bryan County's nine schools won't be installed over the Christmas holidays after all.
The constitutional officers of Bryan County - Sheriff Clyde Smith, Clerk of Courts Becky Crowe, Probate Judge Sam Davis and Tax Commissioner Carrol Ann Coleman - have announced a scholarship contest for Georgia high school seniors and current college undergraduates.