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Columbia County's school rezoning plan still has hurdles to clear

...announced in November, officials have been making revisions and adjusting numbers at some of the schools, which Assistant Superintendent Penny Jackson said was expected. Public feedback has driven some of the revisions and still could result in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-10/columbia-countys-school-r
Columbia County public hearing for rezoning plan draws large crowd, parent concerns

...enrollment numbers, forecasted population growth, student disruption potential and building capacity.Carraway and Assistant Superintendent Penny Jackson detailed more than twenty schools effected by the effort, as well as attendance zones established...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-08/columbia-county-public-he
Richmond County schools showcase special programs at Augusta Mall fair

...Fair, a new event intended to inform the community of the many programs area students can join.Organized by Assistant Superintendent Missoura Ashe and mall general manager Andrew Wilke, the fair showcased programs from four magnet schools and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-10/fair-gives-richmond-coutn
Richmond County Board of Education discusses potential of incentive-based disciplinary system

...increase safety on school campuses and reduce discipline problems during Tuesday's monthly committee meeting.Assistant Superintendent Debbie Alex an der made a presentation to board members about Positive Behavior Intervention Supports, describing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-12-09/richmond-county-board-education
How your school boards work for you

...Columbia counties delegate some responsibilities to a non-elected superintendent, who establishes a cabinet of assistant superintendents and oversees the system's curriculum and instruction, school safety, recommends teacher and principal candidates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-11-30/how-your-school-boards-wo
Columbia County school board hears rezoning proposal for 2015 school year

...certainly is preliminary," she said. "This is the broadest based rezoning proposal we have ever had."Assistant Superintendent Penny Jackson led board members through the extensive rezoning proposal that officials say is needed because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-11-11/columbia-county-school-bo
Richmond County Board of Education learns about school flexibility choices

...choice to make, and we want to make sure your system has the tools to make the best choice for its future."Assistant Superintendent Missoura Ashe said the school system will keep its goals in mind during the selection process."Our mission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-11-22/richmond-county-board-edu
Columbia County races

...management plan for Columbia County. He should also bring a background of leadership to the position. As a retired assistant superintendent of schools and the current District 4 commissioner, I am very comfortable listening to the ideas of the citizens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-11-02/columbia-county-races
Richmond County Board of Education accepts superintendent recommendations for three administrative positions

...recommendations for deputy superintendent, assistant superintendent of secondary schools and chief of human resources...Engineering Magnet School Principal LaMonica Lewis to assistant superintendent of secondary schools position, with Jimmy Adkins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-10-29/richmond-county-board-edu
East Augusta businesses linked to area school

...representatives from the Emergency Management Division of the Augusta Fire Department. Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver and Assistant Superintendent Debbie Alexander also attended, both speaking briefly to RRCAP representatives."I spent a lot of time in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-09/east-augusta-businesses-li