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Stallings Island Middle earns award, ice cream

...delivered the ice cream to the school, as students cheered. "Enjoy your day, and enjoy your ice cream."State School Superintendent John Barge, who gave the students a thrill by arriving and leaving in a helicopter, said his department nominated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-11-20/stallings-island-middle-e
After snowjam, is Atlanta ready for winter?

...officials appear to be relying on earlier and better communications with the public. The same holds true for school superintendents, whom they plan to encourage early on to consider closing school.Another issue that surfaced during the storm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-11-18/atlanta-ready-winter
Extra security for Thomson game

...precautions tonight after fight rumors circulated related to the last Thomson High home football game of the season.School Superintendent Mychelle Rhodes issued a statement today encouraging patrons attending the game against Windsor Forest to arrive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-31/extra-security-thomson-game
South Carolina prep football coach reinstated, but ritual must end

...said had racial overtones, with players smashing watermelons and making ape-like sounds.Charleston County School Superintendent Nancy McGinley reinstated Bud Walpole of Academic Magnet High School in Charleston County after meeting with him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-10-23/south-caroli
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers:A RAVE FOR THE new school superintendent. There are a lot of us who have been transferred from other states. My son was in accelerated classes when we were transferred...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-16/rants-raves
School system to use newly awarded $1 million in grants to boost technology

...while $981,494 will be used to help further establish broadband and wireless infrastructure in Augusta schools.Superintendent Angela Pringle said the money would also be used to further implement the district's Bring Your Own Technology...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-10-27/school-system-use-newly-a
Smart choices for school board

...She knows the school system's issues and needs, and is eager to hear the ideas of Richmond County's new school superintendent, Angela Pringle.One of Cain's pet issues ? definitely worth pursuing ? is an online credit recovery system...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-24/smart-choices-school-
A super choice

Voters this fall are being asked to elect a new state school superintendent.Only one candidate is a career educator. Only one candidate fully embraces the concept of charter schools and the opportunities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-20/super-choice
Rants & Raves

...submit to these tests while being honestly employed. Let's stop dancing around the issue. RICHMOND COUNTY SCHOOL Superintendent Angela Pringle stated that she would have staff members visit every classroom to collect information on which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-10/rants-raves
Last day to register to vote in Georgia general election

...general election, which includes races for U.S. Congress, U.S. House of Representatives, governor and state school superintendent, as well as local district elections for Richmond County Board of Education, Columbia County commission and others...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-05/monday-last-da