Parents experience Hephzibah Middle students' day

13 parents attended Hephzibah Middle School's "Walk in Your Child's Shoes" event Thursday, following their children to their classes to better understand the day-to-day lives of middle school students.

Students take the helm during school's 'Students as Teachers' night

If there's one thing Hephzibah Middle School student Kendall Dixon learned Tuesday, it's that her principal Doug Frierson "deserves a pay raise."Kendall, 13, spent...

Parents learn about truancy, consequences at community meeting

...juvenile court Guardian ad Litem, addressed a small group of parents and faculty members from Spirit Creek and Hephzibah Middle schools."We here in the (school system) strive for excellence, and we realize it takes a village to raise a child...

UPDATE: Gas leak closes Hephzibah Middle

Hephzibah Middle School will be closed for the remainder of the day after a gas leak was discovered Friday morning.Students were transported to Hephzibah...

Kroger gives $20,000 in school supplies to Augusta teachers

...Anything like this is really helpful and useful to us."Derrek Blitch, a sixth-grade social studies teacher at Hephzibah Middle School, said he appreciated any events that helped teachers get the supplies they needed."We have a lot going on...

Rants & Raves

...was hired to bring us those experiences. Let's not try to reinvent the wheel. TO THE CAMPUS officer leaving Hephzibah Middle School recently: We are glad you are there, but your not using your turn signal almost caused a problem. THE DEMOCRATS...

Six principals replaced by school board

...Freedom Park School principal.? Freedom Park Principal Pauline Andrews was named Sego Middle School principal.? Hephzibah Middle School Principal Larina Thomas was named principal of Hephzibah High School.? Hephzibah High Principal Walter Reeves...

Rants & Raves

Comments from readers: A RAVE TO HEPHZIBAH Middle School's principal: I have been a teacher for the school for 12 years, and she is by far the best leader we've had. It's nice...

Education policy change puts renewed emphasis on social studies

...teaching social studies and another subject. BILLTERRANCE STREETMAN, an eighth grade social studies teacher at Hephzibah Middle School, said he is one of only two social studies teachers at his school who don't have to split their time on other...

Rants & Raves

...If it had been allowed to spew for six more days, it would have been disastrous.RAVE TO THE PRINCIPAL at Hephzibah Middle School. I have sent four kids through HMS. It's such a blessing to finally have someone who the teachers respect...