Mazur on exercise: Endorphins make you happy With fitness taking such an active role in today's society it's interesting to see how RHHS students, and teenagers in general, are being affected. I spoke with Allie Mazur, a senior at RHHS, about how she stays in shape while still maintaining a pristine academic record. Q: What do you do to stay active? A: I always make sure that I'm playing ...
In order to better prepare students for a technologically savvy and diverse world, Georgia's Department of Education has spent the past several years revamping the state's curriculum.
SADD makes statement about safety The scenery around Richmond Hill High's front lawn has changed in the past week. The Students Against Destructive Decisions or S.A.D.D. club have placed a wrecked Honda Civic out in front of the school in hopes of raising drunk driver awareness and preventing students from falling victim to this terribly dangerous crime. I spoke with Mrs. Lee Ergle, head of Richmond Hill's S.A.D.D. club, concerning how ...
Bye, Bye Birdie showcases the students' talents, need for a venue
The Early Intervention Program (EIP) is designed to serve students who are at risk of not reaching or maintaining academic grade level. The EIP program provides additional instructional resources to help students obtain the necessary academic skills to reach grade level performance in the shortest time possible.
Richmond Hill High School senior Lauren Hall (pictured with Rotary President Robbie King) is the junior Rotarian of the month for March. She currently has a 3.96 GPA and ranks sixth in her class. She plans to go to Georgia College and State in the fall, majoring in broadcasting. She plays varsity soccer and cross country and is the social chair for the National Honor Society, among numerous other involvements. RHHS Guidance Counselor ...
Graduation tests: One of the biggest events for RHHS seniors is just around the corner
The Bryan County School System has completed almost eight months of the current fiscal year. Unlike the city and county governments, the school system operates on a state fiscal year basis that runs July 1 through June 30. During the first seven months of the fiscal year, the school system has expended 58 percent of the budgeted expenditures and collected about 66 percent of the budgeted revenues.
Victoria Wood echoed Poland's plea for protection of fragile global ecosystems, Sarah Graham espoused the Russian Federation's commitment to prevent monopolies extending beyond the confines of the globe into space and Devin Knight highlighted the plight of developing nations, seeking assistance for Niger in attaining technological parody and security in the global communication network – hefty issues for mankind, let alone middle school students. But those were the issues Richmond Hill Middle ...
The State of Georgia is monitored by the federal government on indicators of student performance through No Child Left Behind. Special Education is also monitored by annually reporting various data to the Department of Education in Atlanta, which compiles and forwards it to Washington, D.C. For special education, there are 16 performance indicators, divided into four goals. Those goals are 1) Improve post-school outcomes for students with disabilities, 2) Improve services for young ...
Last week, several hundred students at Bryan County Middle School celebrated their good behavior with a sunny afternoon break and the opportunity to purchase tasty treats.
The GHSA A Region III Literary Competition was Friday, March 7, at Southeast Technical College in Vidalia.
Up close and personal with one Literary Team member
Students participate in a wide variety of activities throughout the school year most of which are related to the academic subjects including math, language arts, science and social studies. Some may not realize that special school-wide activities which may be viewed as "fun" activities for students are meeting academic guidelines and state standards as well.
The Richmond Hill High School JROTC has earned the right to compete at the state competition for its drill team and color guard.
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.
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