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...

Richmond County schools Superintendent Pringle to meet, greet in Districts 4, 5

Three Richmond County Board of Education members are hosting a meet-and-greet on Monday for citizens in Districts 4 and 5 to get to know Superintendent Angela Pringle, who took office last month.

South Carolina's newest third party launches ballot initiative

...hoping the petition makes it clear the people want this," said Rex, the state's former Democratic state schools superintendent.He co-founded the American Party last year with Republican Oscar Lovelace, who challenged former Gov. Mark...

Columbia County school officials appoint Evans High and Evans Middle principals to new positions

...Evans Middle School Principal Michael Johnson, who had served in that role for nine years, the release said.Schools Superintendent Sandra Carraway said the administrative appointment was made because the need to fill the position was urgent...

Paine president resigns

...on its accreditation issues in August when Bradley announced a new advisory committee made up of DeKalb County Schools Superintendent Michael Thurmond, state Sen. Lester Jackson, and former Paine CFO Quincy Robertson.The committee met for...

Georgia voters will go back to the polls to determine state schools superintendent

ATLANTA - Six Demo crats and nine Republicans vying to become state schools superintendent are locked in tight primary contests Tuesday, with both races likely headed for a runoff.In the Democratic primary, Valarie...

Angela Pringle answers questions in community listening session

Richmond County schools Superintendent Angela Pringle held the first in a series of community listening events at the Academy of Richmond County on Monday, answering questions fielded by a small crowd about the school system and its future.

Angela Pringle selected as Richmond County schools superintendent in 7-2 vote

The Richmond County board of education selected Angela Pringle as their next superintendent ending their search a few days before current superintendent Frank Roberson leaves.

Across the region

...at Thomas County Central High School. School officials said Gainous resigned after his arrest.Thomas County schools Superintendent Dusty Kornegay said no problems came up when school officials checked Gainous' references and ran a criminal...

2 more candidates enter race for SC schools superintendent

COLUMBIA - Two women are joining the crowded race to be South Carolina's next schools superintendent: a deputy state superintendent and a campaign donor calling herself a "close friend" of Gov. Nikki Haley.Charmeka Childs...