Archery competition in Augusta aids nonprofit

James Weeks strode into the equipment room of the T. Harry Garrett Elementary School gym with his bow case clutched tightly in one hand.At an empty table, he pieces his compound bow together. He attaches weighted...

National Hills school teachers, alumni recall past as merger with T. Harry Garrett Elementary looms

...would've been strong enough to fight off administrative efforts last year to merge National Hills with T. Harry Garrett Elementary School because of declining enrollment, but in May, a new and unwelcomed chapter will be added to its history.For...

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Students from Warren Road Elementary School (red shirts) and Garrett Elementary School (black shirts) sing the National Anthem before a baseball game between the Augusta GreenJackets and the West Virginia Power.

Six principals replaced by school board

...of Hephzibah High School.? Hephzibah High Principal Walter Reeves was moved to the Title I department.? Garrett Elementary School Principal Doug Frierson was named principal of Hephzibah Middle.Board member Jimmy Atkins said the changes...

School board approves closing four schools, reconfiguring two others

...school-Close Sego Middle and reconfigure Butler High into a 6-12 school-Consolidate National Hills and Garrett elementary schools by closing National HillsThe scenarios were first proposed by education consultant Bill Montgomery, who was...

Richmond County school board to make decision on rightsizing Tuesday

...High into a 6-12 school; relocate Rollins Elementary to the Sego building; consolidate National Hills and Garrett elementary schools by closing National Hills; build a new K-8 school for west Augusta; and add a sixth grade to A.R. Johnson...

Parents oppose closing National Hills Elementary

...hall meeting Thursday, which focused on the proposal to close National Hills and merge those students with Garrett Elementary School in 2015. When National Hills' enrollment flatlined at 225 and with the recently renovated Garrett sitting...

Parents voice concerns over school merger plan

...absorb Sego Middle students; relocate Rollins Elementary to the Sego building; consolidate National Hills and Garrett elementary schools; and build a new K-8 school for west Augusta.A town hall meeting at Josey last week produced similar concerns...

Closings and time changes

...Board Committee Meeting @ 4:00 p.m., the Townhall Meeting @ 6:30 p.m. regarding rightsizing at Garrett Elementary School and Primetime. 2:38 p.m. NORTH AUGUSTA -- North Augusta Municipal Court has been cancelled for Wednesday...

Ringling Bros. clown excites Garrett Elementary students

Wearing a jacket declaring him the Clown of Crunk, Jamarr "JMan" Woodruff shuffled onto the stage at Garrett Elementary School on Friday.The noise he made as he stomped while juggling three balls resembled a train, the same type of...