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 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.
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.