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:
College Foundation's 10th annual Opportunity Award Gala.
STATESBORO - Work has begun to build Georgia Southern University's $5.8 million Shooting Sports Education Center.
Fort Stewart's three elementary schools are among 60 domestic Department of Defense schools to be assessed this coming year by the National Defense Research Institute (RAND).
Officials say work on the county's new schools is progressing well, even if construction is still months away.
Each of Bryan County's nine schools will get security makeovers over the Christmas break.
The following students at Bryan County Elementary School were named to the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period of the 2013-14 school year:
Teresa Deneen's kindergarten class at Richmond Hill Primary School shows off the paper bag puppets they used to recently re-enact the first Thanksgiving. The children participated in the Reader's Theatre of "Hooray for Thanksgiving."
Government students at Bryan County High School last week had a question-and-answer session via Skype with Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga.
The following students at Richmond Hill High School were named to the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period of the 2013-14 school year:
The following students at Bryan County Middle School were named to the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period of the 2013-14 school year:
Lanier Primary School recently hosted several events to honor the past and present members of the military.
Richmond Hill High School could be put in the state's largest classification for high school sports next year based on enrollment numbers released recently by the Georgia Department of Education - but it won't stay in Class AAAAAA if local officials can help it.
For the third time this season, the Richmond Hill High School Wildcat Marching Band brought home the title of Grand Champion after competing Nov. 9 at the Georgia Series Championship Competition at South Effingham Stadium in Guyton.
The following students at Richmond Hill Middle School were named to the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period of the 2013-14 school year:
The first-graders at Richmond Hill Primary School had something special planned for their parents and loved ones in the military on Friday. The teachers and students planned a Veterans' Day celebration in honor of those who served their country, singing songs and performing choreographed dances as proud family members looked on.