Academy of Richmond County | The Augusta Chronicle

...Board of Education members unanimously approved a resolution to send a message to local legislators and the Georgia School Board Association voicing their opposition to Governor Deal's "school ... A day spent with the re-enactors attending...

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

...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 approve...

School board OKs budget, Pringle's employee reorganization

The Richmond County Board of Education voted unanimously to approve a far reaching reorganization of school employees including moving several administrators.

Kansas City school superintendent says he's taking job leading Atlanta-area district

...Johnson, the chairman of the DeKalb County district's school board, praised Green for his "impressive track record...found evidence of nepotism, fiscal mismanagement and school board members influencing which schools athletes chose to...

Teachers get their first look at new Martinez Elementary School

...50 teachers and staff members invited to tour the newly constructed school with Principal Wade White on Wednesday. School board members and administrators took their first look at the $16.5 million building on Tuesday."We are really excited...

Route unclear as May 19 deadline nears for DOT to decide whether to grant OK for Palmetto Pipeline

...if the pipeline is built. He's uncertain on such basics as whether that's a yearly figure. "How much would the school board and the county government receive?" he said. "I asked for a breakdown. I'm skeptical of using that number until...

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 two...

Superintendent Angela Pringle to undergo first end-of-year evaluation

...The annual evaluation, required by law and based on a Georgia School Board Association grading instrument, will examine Pringle's progress...satisfactory rating from me."The meeting begins at 6 p.m. in the school board conference room.

Report shows mediocre marks for Ga. charter schools

...State Charter Schools Commission, only tracked 16 schools given charters by the state over the objections of local school boards. They are different from schools that the local boards granted charters to, either as startups or as traditional...