A. Dorothy Hains Elementary pupils leave school with better grasp of digital world

It is the last day for elementary schools in Richmond County, but pupils at A. Dorothy Hains Elementary certainly aren't taking it easy.Everywhere you look, Hains pupils are using some sort of electronic device. Rooms...

Honor society serves school

...Smith said her mother-in-law remembers when A. Dorothy Hains was her principal at Tubman High School nearly 80 years...we're here and what we can do for you," she said.Dorothy Hains is working to become a STEM school. It is a three-year...

Pellet guns found at 2 Augusta schools this week

...elementary schools this week, officials said Friday.About 10 a.m. Thursday, teachers and administrators at A. Dorothy Hains Elementary School were informed that a fifth-grader had been found with a pellet gun in his bookbag, School Safety...

Nellie Grace Justice (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

...native of Louisiana and had made the Augusta area her home since 1948. She was a past President of the PTA at A. Dorothy Hains Elementary School. She was a member of Southside Baptist Church where she was the past GA Director and she was also...

School board candidate says he will enact changes if elected

...he would not get off the bus, which is shown on surveillance footage. He was disciplined again in 2012 after three Dorothy Hains Elementary School staff members observed Swanagan telling students on his bus to "shut the hell up."Swanagan denied...

Emily Suzanne Painter - Christopher James Driggers

...Painter has been employed by the Richmond County Board of Education for 23 years and is currently the Principal at A. Dorothy Hains Elementary School. The groom-elect is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Tatum of Aiken, SC and the late James W...

Richmond County schools seek to close digital divide

...smartphones and laptops to use for research and activities in class.The program was piloted this fall at Hephzibah High, Dorothy Hains Elementary and Richmond County Technical Career Magnet schools ? the only three schools to have had wifi previously...

Initiative to let students use personal technology in class

...school has wireless capacity in at least some areas on campus, but it is only school-wide at Hephzibah High, A. Dorothy Hains Elementary and Richmond County Technical Career Magnet schools. The BYOT initiative will begin at those three campuses...

State initiative growing technology in classrooms

...have wireless hotspots in some parts of their buildings but only the three BYOT schools ? TCM, Hephzibah High and Dorothy Hains Elementary ? are 100 percent wireless."It's going to put more tools in the hands of students as opposed to what...

Across the area

...Fifth-grader is caught with counterfeit bills Authorities are planning to question the parents of an 11-year-old Dorothy Hains Elementary student after the girl was caught with counterfeit cash in school. A public safety officer noticed the...