Richmond, Columbia county school leaders have differing views on flexibility option

The Richmond and Columbia county school districts chose to adopt the same school flexibility option for similar reasons this month, but the superintendents offer contrasting views of how it will affect student performance.

Deeply disappointing

...the published Academic Conduct policy."Elsewhere, under "Academic Dishonesty (Code No. 32)," the Columbia County school district warns that: "A student shall not commit the offense of academic dishonesty which includes cheating, lying...

Rants & Raves

...there I see them all sitting around in the shade. Who monitors them? My taxes are being wasted. RAVE TO COLUMBIA County school district for the new school and placing the sign in the correct position so folks can read it! ARE CRIMINAL CHARGES...

Columbia County public hearing for rezoning plan draws large crowd, parent concerns

Columbia County School District officials presented proposed rezoning plans before a packed public hearing at the Grovetown High School auditorium Thursday.The...

Rants & Raves

...of Ferguson alone. He should come down to Columbia County and investigate the killing down here. RANT TO COLUMBIA County school district. Our kids are not sent to school to sell catalog items. They are sent to school to be educated. Families...

Fair set for students with special needs

...Rehabilitation Program, Richmond County School System's Department of Special Education and Support Services and Columbia County School District's Special Services Department.For more information, call the Vocational Rehabilitation Program at (706...

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Cheating gives school system black eye

...controversial decision of Lakeside High School football coach Jody Grooms brings a high-profile blemish upon thc Columbia County School District. Coach Grooms, according to all of the evidence brought forward, made a premeditated decision to cheat...

Programs created to help pupils advance

...minutes of reading instruction Wednesday, just as they do each day as part of Read Well. The program is a Columbia County school district intervention tool to keep pupils in the regular classroom and out of special education. "A large number...

Nuts put some at great risk

...just consumption that gives him that reaction. It's the exposure," said Ty's mother, Lyn Carter. The Columbia County school district recently agreed to stop serving peanut butter cookies at Ty's school. "The whole thing is awareness...

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...and use tax for educational purposes of the Columbia County School District (the "School District") be reimposed within...issuance of general obligation debt of the Columbia County School District in the principal amount of $30,000,000...

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