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Jackson tapped as Grovetown athletic director

...principal when it first opened for the 2009-10 school year until this year when she took a Columbia County assistant superintendent position. Craig Baker, now the Grovetown principal, is happy to see Jackson's promotion."Coach Jackson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-04-15/jackson-tapp
Richmond, Columbia county schools tobacco bans 'normal part of life' now

...their tobacco ban in 2002, revising the policy to ban designated smoking areas from school property in 2011. Assistant Superintendent Penny Jackson said the ban was established to combat the negative health effects of smoking and to remain consistent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-18/richmond-columbia-county-
Longtime Richmond County educator Dr. Missoura Ashe offered SC schools superintendent position

...longtime Augusta educator, has been selected Williston District 29's next superintendent.Ashe is currently the assistant superintendent of Elementary Schools, School Improvement, and Professional Learning for the Richmond County School System...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-02-19/richmond-educator-offered
Richmond County school board revamps pre-K registration

...the two locations."This way parents can get their application started from a computer, 24 hours a day," Assistant Superintendent Debbie Alexander said. "It's very exciting for us to be able to offer this for the first time."After...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-02-17/richmond-county-school-bo
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