Cheryl Slappy

...born on September 3, 1963 in Augusta, GA to the late Viola Estell Slappy. Cheryl attended schools in the Richmond County School Districts. She was a graduate of the class of 1981 of Glenn Hills High School. She was preceded in death by her mother...

Data gathering on Richmond County school district enrollment to begin

A consultant will begin gathering data on enrollment projections and building usage to launch the process of consolidating schools in Richmond County.

Split decision

...Middle School in 2011.The Aiken case was never prosecuted, but the mother in the Murphey case says the Richmond County school district dropped that ball.It's probably inevitable that colleges and universities and large school districts will...

School district to take time in considering free-meals program

The Richmond County school district is likely to go slow in considering a federal program that would offer free breakfast and lunch to all its students. Josephine...

Richmond County school district works to replace early retirees

Local schools are tasked this month with replacing educators who retired to take advantage of an expiring tax adjustment, leaving substitutes in some classes for an indefinite period.

Pearl Buggs

...Secretarial Science. She was a former employee of USF&G Insurance, Department of the Army and retired from the Richmond County School District as an adapted Physical Education coach assistant. Pearl was a faithful member of New Exodus Missionary Baptist...

School official wins state award

A Richmond County school district official has won a state award, the system announced today.Gene Spires, the district's director of federal programs, budgets...

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Rants & Raves

...thing we are told to do by the federal government. Does anyone remember those water-saving toilets?IF THE RICHMOND County School District is so short of funds ... why don't they drop their association with the curriculum known as America's...

Jenkins-White Elementary wants to show its worth as charter school

...Principal Janie Norris. "We want our children to see a better life."As one of two charter schools in the Richmond County school district, Jenkins-White is aiming to give a top education to a demographic of children dealing with social and economic...

AYP results for Richmond County schools worst among state peers

...that had originally missed the mark, but the improvements made by sister districts surpassed Augusta's.Richmond County school district leaders tend not to compare their test results with suburban or rural systems, but with other urban districts...