Superintendent Angela Pringle says collaboration essential to success, future plans

Angela Pringle's first year as Rich mond County school superintendent has not been easy by any standard.When she took the helm in Septem ber, Pringle found herself in a school system on the edge...

RCBOE officially selects Investing in Education Excellence, or IE2, flex option

...will set the course of our school system for years to come. It definitely cannot be taken litely," Richmond County school superintendent Angela Pringle said. "We used surveys, community members and established committees to gain feedback from...

Laurens County closes all schools over illnesses

...to keep its public schools open."We are going to err on the side of caution," Rob Johnson, the Laurens County school superintendent, told The Courier Herald of Dublin. "I know this is going to put our parents in a difficult position, but...

Richmond County residents voice support for IE2 school flexibility option at final public meeting ahead of board vote

...it could face such punitive measures as an overhauling of faculty or changed school governance.Richmond County School Superintendent Angela Pringle said Tuesday IE2 is the "best option for increasing student achievement" , offering schools...

Columbia County voters approve renewal of education sales tax

...starting in 2017. The final total was 3,253 votes for the sales tax and 1,096 votes against it.Columbia County Schools Superintendent Sandra Carraway said she was relieved at Tuesday's outcome."It's huge relief," she said. "If the...

Business leaders tour Richmond County schools during 'March for Minds'

...manufacturers attended and led panels on the importance of high school graduation and college degrees.Richmond County School Superintendent Angela Pringle discussed the importance of business involvement in Augusta schools."This is a great way...

Day Planner

...224-1528UPCOMINGJAN. 20: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Women In Business luncheon, speaker is Richmond County schools Superintendent Angela Pringle; 11:30 a.m.; Legends Club, 2701 Washington Road, Augusta; $30 for members, $40...

Roberson to write of recovery, donate proceeds to Paine students

...prognosis wasn't communicated to the long-time educator.His family stayed positive, and the former Richmond County school superintendent focused on recovery his own way."Ingrained in me from early in my life was that God can do all things...

Westside High tuberculosis case investigated

...student's "close contacts" are being tested by the Richmond County Health Department's TB staff.Richmond County school Superintendent Angela Pringle said the school system was working closely with the state agency to handle the "isolated case...

Fort Gordon growth makes sales-tax package critical for Columbia County schools, superintendent says

With considerable job growth at Fort Gordon expected to result in 700 new students in Columbia County, voter-approval of a $140 million sales-tax package is essential.