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Volunteers read to Wilkinson Gardens pupils through Power Lunch initiative

...Department, said she "truly enjoyed" having the opportunity to read children's books to an 8-year-old Wilkinson Gardens Elementary School pupil Thursday. Any program that would allow her to instill her love of reading in the younger generation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-10-08/volunteers-read-wilkinso
Richmond, Columbia counties excel in CRCT language arts while Richmond County students fall short in math, science

...Richmond County students still lag in math and science. For instance, only 30.8 percent of third graders at Wilkinson Gardens Elementary School met or exceeded mathematics standards this year, a drop from 2013's 47.7 percent.Richmond County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-07-09/richmond-columbia-countie
Richmond County school board addresses handwriting skills

...essay answers ? even in math now there's an amazing amount of writing."Rickey Lumpkin, the principal at Wilkinson Gardens Elementary School, said the same is done at his school. With standardized tests focused on math, reading, social studies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-04-15/richmond-county-school-bo
Richmond County principals say influx of Collins K-8 students mostly positive

...others.Craig-Houghton Elementary School, W.S. Hornsby K-8 School, Spirit Creek Middle School and Wilkinson Gardens Elementary School all received at least 20 new students each, with some of those schools also gaining former Collins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-10/richmond-county-principal
Rachel Pochini

...Cooper Pochini, 77, of Evans, Georgia passed away Wednesday, June 25, 2014. She retired from teaching at Wilkinson Gardens Elementary School. Mrs. Pochini was Past Matron of Martinez Chapter 464 Order of the Eastern Star. She enjoyed traveling...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171538147
Parapros see their numbers dwindle due to funding cuts

...about a short story they heard that morning.It's a bustle of activity, but Greene, a veteran teacher at Wilkinson Gardens Elementary School, said there is a reason it doesn't teeter into choas ? the paraprofessional helping her juggle all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-12-09/parapros-see-their-number
Richard Roundtree could make history as Richmond County's first black sheriff

...granted."His parents moved to a one-bedroom apartment on East Boundary when he was 6 so he could attend Wilkinson Garden Elementary School."It was a very modest apartment, but having electricity, indoor plumbing, hot and cold running...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2012-10
Teacher denies pupil assault

...Washington by phone were unsuccessful.Washington was hired by the school system in September 2006 as a teacher at Wilkinson Gardens Elementary School.She was transferred to Tobacco Road Elementary for a "fresh start" in August 2009 after three incidents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2011-04-01/teacher-denies-pupil-a
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Spellbound

...skipped ahead to read Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, the fifth book in the series. The student at Wilkinson Gardens Elementary School enjoyed watching the movies, so his mother purchased the series of books at a yard sale."My grandpa...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2011-07-09/spellbound
Richmond County PTA president focuses on recruiting, participation

...nonexistent membership exploded. Glenn Hills Middle School's PTA went from 27 members to 201 this year, Wilkinson Gardens Elementary School shot from 22 to 550 members, and Murphey Middle gradually increased over the years to 678."Most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2011-10-14/richmond-county-pta-presi