Richmond County school board to vote on 5-year facility plan

The board will take a final vote on an updated "five-year facilities plan," a document needed for the school system to obtain state funding for school renovations and construction.

Delay in Murphey Middle, Josey High merger welcomed

...schools until 2018 hope the extra time will be used to address lingering questions about the transition.The Richmond County school board unanimously approved the delay last week, with member Frank Dolan absent. The board will vote to officially...

Rants & Raves

...preach against the Bible? ALL THE HASSLE and expense on Berckmans Road, and for golf? NO WONDER the kids in the Richmond County School System are doing so poorly in school. The county can't even produce a vision statement that is a proper sentence...

T.W. Josey High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...Josey High School parents gathered at Joey's cafeteria to discuss the planned merger of the two schools with Richmond County school officials Thursday. Don't Miss Databases: Search public records data Things to Do: Events calendar

Cross Creek High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...Georgia's Department of Education prepares to implement the Georgia Milestones assessment system in December, Richmond County school officials and teachers are trying to adapt to the new ... The Richmond County Board of Education approved a...

Richmond County Board of Education | The Augusta Chronicle

...Sunday, April 19, 2015 By Sean Gruber | Friday, April 17, 2015 Richmond County Board of Education The Richmond County school system, the largest in the area, is expanding its nationally recognized magnet program. A.R. Johnson Health...

Richmond County school employees could see raises, no furlough days

Richmond County school officials offered the first glimpse of their 2016 school budget Tuesday, which would eliminate furlough days and give raises to...

Richmond County schools anticipate populations rising as Fort Gordon presence increases

A year after Richmond County school board members voiced concerns that some schools will face overcrowding because of an influx of military families, principals at...

Laney's Lemuel Lackey leaving for Evans job

...bring and what they already have."During his time at Laney, Lackey oversaw a program that dominated fellow Richmond County schools. The Wildcats have won the past four against Westside, the past seven against Glenn Hills, nine in a row against...

Richmond, Columbia County schools eligible for 'Connections for Classrooms' funds

...the skills they need to succeed in our current world."Rob Jankus, the information technology director for Richmond County schools, said the district is eligible to receive $668,526 in funding this round to offset the cost of matching e-rate...