Richmond County residents voice support for IE2 school flexibility option at final public meeting ahead of board vote

...could face such punitive measures as an overhauling of faculty or changed school governance.Richmond County School Superintendent Angela Pringle said Tuesday IE2 is the "best option for increasing student achievement" , offering schools...

Columbia County voters approve renewal of education sales tax

...in 2017. The final total was 3,253 votes for the sales tax and 1,096 votes against it.Columbia County Schools Superintendent Sandra Carraway said she was relieved at Tuesday's outcome."It's huge relief," she said. "If the ESPLOST...

Mayor offers surprising lunch invitation

...during his 5½ years in federal prison after pleading guilty in 2005 to crimes related to helping former state school Superintendent Linda Schrenko steal more than $600,000 entrusted to the state Depart ment of Education to fuel her gubernatorial...

Business leaders tour Richmond County schools during 'March for Minds'

...manufacturers attended and led panels on the importance of high school graduation and college degrees.Richmond County School Superintendent Angela Pringle discussed the importance of business involvement in Augusta schools."This is a great way to...

Kramer selected as new head coach for Greenbrier High School

...is a great fit for Greenbrier," Black said. "He works hard and he knows our kids, he knows our program."School Superintendent Sandra Carraway said Kramer was selected from a field of 60 applicants and his qualifications stood out not only...

Why did SC school principals quit?

...conduct.Leaders at other schools in the county are working as interim leaders at Union County High School.School Superintendent Kristi Woodall said she does not understand why some parents and students thought the school was dangerous and...

Longtime Richmond County educator Dr. Missoura Ashe offered SC schools superintendent position

A Richmond County assistant school superintendent has been offered a South Carolina superintendent's job.

Fort Gordon growth makes sales-tax package critical for Columbia County schools, superintendent says

With considerable job growth at Fort Gordon expected to result in 700 new students in Columbia County, voter-approval of a $140 million sales-tax package is essential.

Ex-superintendent in Atlanta cheating scandal dies

ATLANTA - Beverly Hall, the former Atlanta Pub lic Schools superintendent charged in what prosecutors called a broad conspiracy to cheat on state exams, has died without being tried in the case that reverberated...

Columbia County schools have 329 spots available for permissive transfer

...at 10."Historically, we haven't had more requests than seats available," said Dr. Sandra Carraway, schools superintendent.Carraway said interested parents and guardians should read the school system's policy on attendance zones...