Richmond County school board upset about low AP scores

...exam. AP exam pass rates were lower than the state average for a majority of public and magnet schools in Richmond County.Superintendent Frank Roberson said steps were being taken to increase monitoring and further audit schools giving AP exams...

More students taking AP exams despite low success rate

...we get to college, where other students may be learning it for the first time," Holmon said.However, Richmond County Superintendent Frank Roberson said despite the inherent benefits of participating in the classes, the district must help...

Many factors go into decision to close schools for a snow day

...outside waiting at bus stops, whether buses can function properly, precipitation levels and other variables. Richmond County Superintendent Frank Roberson said he spoke with local meteorologists and emergency preparedness officials before canceling...

First ever ceremony recognizes Richmond County students' progress

...John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School on Friday and shook hands with church leaders, his principal, Richmond County Superintendent Frank Roberson and school board members.The Bayvale Elementary first-grader was one of about 500 Richmond...

Georgia school chief honors A.R. Johnson school

...to about four other schools Thursday to recognize their accomplishments as Georgia Schools of Excellence. Richmond County Superintendent Frank Roberson said it was an honor to have the education leader visit to congratulate the students and remind...

Arrested school custodian faced 2011 allegation in Aiken

...was arrested last week on charges involving two girls at two schools. He was fired Monday, according to Richmond County Superintendent Frank Roberson.Last week, School Safety and Security Chief Alfonzo Williams obtained arrest warrants after...

Arrested school custodian Reginald Price fired, superintendent says

...custodian arrested last week on sex charges involving two girls at two schools was fired Monday, according to Richmond County Superintendent Frank Roberson.Reginald Levern Price, 44, was arrested Wednesday and charged with two counts of felony...

State Superintendent John Barge to visit A.R. Johnson Magnet School

...Aug. 29."We are proud of the students and staff at AR. Johnson for earning this distinction," said Richmond County Superintendent Frank Roberson in a prepared statement. "In addition to the honor and recognition that it brings to the...

Richmond County superintendent urges parental engagement at start of new school year

The Richmond County School System is starting the 2013-14 year off by putting a stronger emphasis on parental engagement - not to be confused with parental involvement, Superintendent Frank Roberson said.

Richmond County superintendent asks Georgia PTA to investigate Willis Foreman Elementary funds

Superintendent Frank Roberson has requested the Georgia PTA investigate the Willis Foreman Elementary School PTA after various problems arose this year.