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Cross Creek High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...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 pilot program...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/richmond-county-boar
Winter precipitation expected Tuesday

...ice. It should become rain from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., when temperatures rise above freezing.Late Monday, school officials in Richmond and Columbia counties were anticipating a normal school day. Both systems said they would monitor conditions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-23/winter-precipitation-expecte
A lot on the line for the Jaguars in rivalry rematch against USC Aiken

...different reasons in tonight's regular-season finale.The doubleheader is designated a "Blackout" by the school ? officials are encouraging fans to wear black.The Jaguar men (22-5, 14-4) are riding a 10-game winning streak and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/gru/2015-02-24/lot-line-jaguars-riva
Georgia drivers pay $7.9 billion for bad roads, study finds

...years. The amended transportation measure passed with significant changes aimed at placating local government and school officials unhappy with former versions.City and school representatives have said previous versions would take millions in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-19/georgia-drivers-pay-79-billio
Richmond County school board revamps pre-K registration

...process launched Monday in Richmond County, with school officials hoping new online options and centralized registration...it in our research into graduation rates."Some school officials were concerned some parents might be left behind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-02-17/richmond-county-school-bo
RCBOE voices concerns over new 'failing' school legislation

...Around 141 schools across the state could be affected, 21 of them are located in Richmond County.Richmond County school officials said many of those schools are not failing and are showing signs of improvement. Pringle said 13 of the 21 schools...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-02-17/rcboe-voices-concerns-over-new-
Gov. Nathan Deal seeks backing for school takeover plan

...schools if Republican Gov. Nathan Deal can hold members of his own party while attracting Democrats and placating some school officials frustrated by the proposal.Under Deal's plan, a superintendent, appointed by and accountable to the governor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-15/gov-nathan-deal-seeks-ba
Organization says meeting Obama never part of plan for local student

...under the impression that any of that was going to happen, so I can't imagine how we would have relayed that to school officials," said Dana Fink, the Institute's assistant project coordinator. Fink said her office never mentioned anything...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-10/organization-says-meeting-ob
Police: 2 dead in apparent murder-suicide shooting on University of South Carolina campus

...day a great tragedy, thanking the police for their fast response and sending his prayers to everyone affected.School officials told professors not to penalize students who failed to show up for afternoon classes, even if they missed exams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-02-05/police-2-dead-apparent-mur
Bayvale students get weekend meals from BackPack program

...Programs like this will not only allow test scores to go up, but will also improve their home life."Other Bayvale school officials said the program also helped students build "character and a sense of responsibility.""Whenever students receive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-30/bayvale-students-get-week