Teachers at Lanier Primary and Bryan County Elementary School recently dug into their own pockets to purchase school supplies which they donated to a public elementary school in Santa Elena, Honduras.
Savannah Technical College will offer a new certificate program that aims to solidify credentials and prepare those who work with the developmentally disabled gain access to resources and services that will assist them in their daily lives. The Direct Support Professional program was begun as a collaborative effort between the technical colleges and the Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities. The program was piloted in several communities and has just expanded to include Savannah. ...
Georgia Southern University had an economic impact of more than $719 million on the region during the recently completed fiscal year.
Back to school rituals and getting children prepared for the school year provides a good time for the Georgia Department of Human Resources, Division of Public Health to remind parents that children's eyes need to be examined regularly.
What is EBIS? Students at Bryan County Middle School will answer this question stating that EBIS stands for Everyone Behaves In School. EBIS actually stands for Effective Behavioral and Instructional Support. EBIS is a school-wide researched based disciplinary approach used to promote desired behaviors through positive reinforcement. During the summer of 2005, BCMS sent a ten-member team to be trained on EBIS. This team became the EBIS Committee for ...
Seven of the nine Bryan County Schools achieved Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) for the 2007-2008 school year. AYP is based on student performance on the CRCT and student attendance for grades 1-8 schools and the high school graduation tests in English/language arts and mathematics and graduation rates for 9-12 schools.
More than 1.7 million children are heading back to public and private schools across the state this month, and safety will be high in the agenda.
Georgia Southern University will enter its second century of service with what is expected to be the largest enrollment in the history of the institution. President Bruce Grube made the announcement during his ninth annual State of the University Address, which was part of the Fall Convocation Ceremony held on the morning of Wednesday, Aug. 8, in the Performing Arts Center.
BCHS Principal Harold Roach said the first day of the new school year went off without a hitch, other than the intercom system being down. "If that's the worst thing, then we're fine," he said. In place of an intercom, Roach walked the halls with a bullhorn, much to the delight of the students, he said.
Statesboro native Joe McGlamery believes in Statesboro and its people. He recognizes the difference Georgia Southern University has made for his community, so this year he will serve as the 34th chairman of "A Day For Southern."
The first day of school truly beacons each of us to a new beginning. Students, parents, and teachers alike often experience that flutter of apprehension that accompanies a brand new school year.
New students New students registering with the Bryan County School System are urged to register as soon as possible. Registration has ended for Lanier Primary, Bryan County Middle and Bryan County High. Remaining registration dates and times are listed below. Parents are required to have listed paperwork when registering. - Richmond Hill Primary (grades K-1) registration runs through Aug. 9. Time: 8:30-11:30 a.m. - Richmond Hill Elementary (grades 2-3) ...
Throughout the school year, the Community Education Office provides many opportunities for children to participate in one or more after-school or evening extracurricular classes.
Williams graduates Danielle Love Williams, the 2003 Bryan County High School Homecoming Queen has received her bachelor of arts degree from Valdosta State University. She was a criminal justice major and will be pursuing a career in governmental security services. Danielle is the daughter of David and Deloris Williams of Pembroke. GSU scholarships Georgia Southern University recently awarded local students scholarships. Following is ...
GSU scholarships Georgia Southern University recently awarded local students scholarships. Following is a list of area recipients: - Katherine Cunningham, of Richmond Hill, $2,000 President's Scholarship and membership in the COBA Corporate Leadership Council. - Brittni Johnson, of Richmond Hill, $4,000 President's Scholarship. The President's Scholarship is awarded to incoming freshmen, transfer and international students who have a minimum SAT of 1200 and minimum grade point average ...
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.
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