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Baker named RHHS and county STAR student; Nardella tabbed STAR teacher

Matthew Foster Baker, a high school senior, has been named 2008 STAR Student for Richmond Hill High School and System Star Student for Bryan County.

March 09, 2008 | | Education


Explaining AYP

Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) is one of the cornerstones of the federal No Child Left Behind Act of 2001.

March 06, 2008 | | Education


Brewer named to state commission

Bryan County Schools Superintendent Dr. Sallie Brewer has been named to the Chief Justice's Commission on Professionalism. She was appointed by the State Bar of Georgia.

March 06, 2008 | By Jessica Holthaus Bryan County News | Education


Teacher bringing Holocaust survivors to RHHS

On Tuesday, March 4 RHHS will have the honor of having Holocaust survivors Chaim Mealmed and Vera Hoffman speak for a select group of less than 90 10th graders. Mr. Mealmed, who lived in Jewish ghettos for three years and several concentration camps for one and a half years, and Mrs. Hoffman, who spent a year and a half in mixed concentration camps as well, will speak to students about what it was like to live through the terrors of the Holocaust and the turbulent era of World War II as a whole. I spoke with Mrs. Robin Thompson, who ...

March 02, 2008 | By Stephen Hundley for the Bryan County News | Education


Wave the biggest flag

In the day and age we live in, war and the hardships that come with it are ever more visible. We, as a community, live extremely close to a military base meaning we, even more so than others, are affected by our country's current military engagements.

March 02, 2008 | By Stephen Hundley Cat's Eye View, Bryan County News | Education


RHMS names top teacher

Out of Richmond Hill Middle School's 35 nominees, Catherine Warren was recognized as Teacher of the Year on Thursday, Feb. 14.

March 02, 2008 | By Jessica Holthaus Bryan County News | Education


BCHS STAR student named

Howard Amelsberg, a senior, has been named 2008 PAGE STAR Student for Bryan County High School.

March 02, 2008 | Staff report | Education


Cat's Eye View Man on the street

February 24, 2008 | | Education


Cat's Eye View

Bye Bye Birdie is a good laugh

February 21, 2008 | by Stephen Hundley for the Bryan County News | Education


Thoughts on the schools’ special field day

Each year, I have the pleasure of watching a group of people who come together with a singular purpose for one very special day. The special day is Bryan County's annual Special Field Day.

February 14, 2008 | | Education


Family meals spell S-U-C-C-E-S-S

S = Smarter Children:

February 06, 2008 | | Education


School board weighs architectural options

The Bryan County School district may soon have a new architectural firm planning its endeavors, starting with the new Richmond Hill Middle School.

January 31, 2008 | By Jessica Holthaus Bryan County News | Education


Failure free reading

If you always do what you've always done, you always get what you've always got. That is the belief which has driven our thinking at Bryan County High School causing us to add the Failure Free computer-based reading program for the current school year.

January 30, 2008 | | Education


Cat's Eye View

Wildcat wrestlers host home match

January 29, 2008 | by Stephen Hundley for the Bryan County News | Education


BoE to meet Monday

The Bryan County Board of Education will hold a called meeting to interview architects for a new middle school in Richmond Hill.

January 25, 2008 | By Jessica Holthaus Bryan County News | Education


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GS going tobacco free starting Friday

STATESBORO - Georgia Southern University will become 100 percent tobacco-free on Friday, GSU President Dr. Brooks Keel recently announced.

July 30, 2014 | Special to the News editor@bryancountynews.net | Education


If it’s late July, it must be band camp

Richmond Hill High School's annual rite of summer, also known as band camp, is a big event for hundreds of local kids. The school's marching band is one of the most decorated in Georgia and has won a number of major marching band competitions in recent years under director Dr. Dan Kiene.

July 28, 2014 | | Education


BoE passes tentative budget

With the new school year just around the corner, the Bryan County Board of Education passed a tentative $55 million budget Thursday night in Black Creek while also voting to keep the millage rate the same.

July 28, 2014 | Jeff Whitten | Education


Students going off to college need to be aware of fire safety

Each year, college and university students, on- and off-campus, experience hundreds of fire-related emergencies nationwide. There are several specific causes for fires on college campuses, including cooking, intentionally set fires, overloaded power strips and open flame. Overall, most college-related fires are due to a general carelessness.

July 28, 2014 | Special to the News editor@bryancountynews.net | Education


State changes rules on school fundraisers

In response to new federal school-nutrition regulations, State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge and the state Board of Education last week initiated the rulemaking process to amend the state-board rule to comply with the federal Healthy, Hunger-free Kids Act of 2010.

July 23, 2014 | Special to the News | Education


Armstrong waiving fees for soldiers

SAVANNAH - To demonstrate its commitment to the military community, Armstrong State University will waive all mandatory student fees for active-duty military starting in the fall semester.

July 20, 2014 | Special to the News | Education


RHHS students earn AP Scholar Awards

Seventy-one students at Richmond Hill High School have earned Advanced Placement Scholar Awards in recognition of their achievement on AP Exams.

July 17, 2014 | Special to the News | Education


Dean's scholarship for local student

ALBANY, Ga. - Darton State College announced that Bryanna Moodie of Richmond Hill was recently awarded the Dean Scholar Award for the 2014-15 academic year.

July 11, 2014 | Special to the News | Education


RHMS BETA members attend convention

This past week, the Richmond Hill Middle School BETA Club returned from its trip to the national convention in Richmond, Virginia.

July 11, 2014 | Special to the News | Education


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