Mon., September 24, 2012 11:00am
Some schools in Richmond County have chronic absenteeism rates that are much higher than the state average. For example, 41 percent of the students at Craig Houghton Elementary School had at least five unexcused absences during 2010-2011, and 42 percent of the students at T.W. Josey High School missed 15 days or more.
Fri., October 28, 2011 6:35am
A community in east Georgia is still trying to come to terms with a brutal beating of a coach that took place two weeks ago after a high school football game. A melee broke-out between the players of Warren County and Hancock Central. The incident has prompted reviews of post-game conduct by other school districts.
Mon., April 18, 2011 3:17pm
Some Georgia schools have added security measures for a high-stakes test this month. Students statewide are taking the Criterion Referenced Competency Test. The state is sending test monitors into schools previously suspected in cheating scandals. Atlanta schools have the most serious charges and security.
Sun., March 14, 2010 1:52pm
Dr. Dana Bedden will take job as superintendent of schools in Irving, Texas
Fri., February 19, 2010 3:58pm
An Augusta school system could lose its superintendent to a district in ano
Thu., February 11, 2010 5:18pm
School systems across the state are beginning to respond to evidence of pos
Tue., November 24, 2009 3:01pm
At least one good thing a down economy brings… more qualified teachers to t
Tue., October 6, 2009 2:27pm
At the beginning of the school year school teachers in the Richmond County
Thu., September 3, 2009 3:21am
Richmond County school board turns to shifting students and closing some sc