Kindergarten students at Richmond Hill Primary School participated Friday in the annual math egg hunt. Students had to find eggs numbered one through 12 to fill their egg cartons and make a dozen. They had an "egg-cellent" time.
ATLANTA - Georgia college students will have to pay up to $450 more per semester in tuition and fees starting this fall under increases approved by the state Board of Regents on Tuesday.
Richmond Hill High School students in Russ Carpenter's military history class took a field trip Friday to Hunter Army Airfield in Savannah and the Mighty 8th Air Force Museum in Pooler. At Hunter, the students saw several attack helicopters, including the Apache as well as a Chinook and a Blackhawk, and were briefed by pilots and crew of each helicopter. At the museum, students toured the facility with World War II pilot Paul Grassey.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern University hosted Scholars' Day on April 1, bringing to campus 127 of the brightest high school seniors from within Georgia as well as across the nation, including Richmond Hill's own Taylor Ivester.
Teacher and staff positions vacated from Bryan County schools during the current academic year may not be refilled in order to save money on next year's budget, but some schools with growing populations may get new teachers for 2011-2012.
James Beard, Kasey L Dennis, Anthony Kempson, Jessica L Marshall, Ruben Rios and Onec E. Speichinger, all of Richmond Hill, were named to the dean's list at Columbia College for the January-March 2011 award period.
The Bryan County Board of Education will hold a called meeting at 6 p.m. today, April 14, in the media center of the Richmond Hill Prekindergarten Complex.
Armstrong Atlantic State University President Dr. Linda M. Bleicken was the guest speaker at Richmond Hill High School Principal's Honor Roll Breakfast at the school on April 8.
Richmond Hill Montessori Preschool held a balloon launch Saturday with more than 150 teachers, parents and children releasing 150 balloons filled with messages in honor of "Week of the Child." The launch was held at the newly cleared site on Hwy. 17, soon to be the home of the Montessori preschool.
Kerry Swindell has only been teaching for the last five years, but her love of the job and desire to make children lifetime learners has made her good at what she does.
Deadlines are fast approaching for graduating high school seniors to apply for local scholarships that can help them pay for their college expenses.
STATESBORO - Standardized testing is a rite of spring in schools around the country, and a Georgia Southern University education professor has tips on how parents can make sure students do their best without feeling stressed.
The following students at Bryan County Elementary School were named to the honor roll for the third nine-week grading period of the 2010-2011 school year:
The following students at Bryan County Middle School were named to the honor roll for the third nine-week grading period of the 2010-2011 school year:
The following student at Bryan County High School were named to the honor roll for the third nine-week grading period of the 2010-2011 school year:
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is considering banning the popular app, Yik Yak, on the grounds that it promotes hateful speech, reported Education News.
Richmond Hill Montessori Preschool held a special event last month to celebrate National School Choice Week.
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.
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