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.

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...

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.

Georgia's suspensions bill sparks discussion

...Lobbyists for the Georgia Association of Educators and the Interfaith Children's Movement and the Georgia School Superintendents Association spoke in support of the bill.Senior members of the House Education Committee opposed it, including...

RCBOE voices concerns over new 'failing' school legislation

Richmond County School Superintendent Angela Pringle and school board members voiced concern for Georgia Governor Nathan Deal's new "school opportunity zone" legislation...

Gov. Nathan Deal seeks backing for school takeover plan

...financial help from the state, which cut millions from education spending as the recession hit.DeKalb County Schools Superintendent Michael Thurmond said the 26 local schools on the list are among his district's highest percentage of students...

Davidson Magnet School student, teacher win STAR program award

...and manners at the luncheon sponsored annually by the Augusta Kiwanis Club. Angela Pringle, Richmond County school superintendent, and Robert Anderson, University System of Georgia vice chancellor for educational access and success, took...

Columbia County schools seek more flexibilty from new state regulations

...such as class size and staffing requirements, in exchange for meeting strict performance standards, county school Superintendent Sandra Carraway said.Another option, becoming a charter system in which all schools have independent governance...

Across Georgia

...district attorney.Ex-school chief still sick, attorneys sayATLANTA - Lawyers for the former Atlanta Public Schools superintendent accused in a standardized test cheating scandal say she is still too sick to stand trial.Beverly Hall has Stage...

Columbia County school rezoning vote tonight

...felt for most next school year when an estimated 900 children will be shifted to schools across the county.Schools Superintendent Sandra Carraway said the plan is designed to make the best use of the county's current resources while preparing...