Georgia Students Make Waves with Innovative Inventions at National Convention

Georgia Students Make Waves with Innovative Inventions at National Convention

Four Georgia students have captured national attention at the RTX Invention Convention U.S. Nationals, showcasing their ingenuity among over 78 top K-12 inventors. Held recently, the event awarded more than 80 honors, including cash prizes and patent applications. Anna and Nellie, fourth graders from Hiram, earned the prestigious Inclusion Award for their app, Grocery Eyes, … Read more

Grant Bolsters Greenville High School Freshman Program

Grant Bolsters Greenville High School Freshman Program

Greenville High School’s freshman program received a significant boost with the support of a new grant. The funding injection promises to enhance educational opportunities and support for incoming freshmen, setting them up for success as they embark on their high school journey. Details about the grant’s specifics and how it will be utilized within the … Read more

University System of Georgia Extends Test-Optional Admission Policy

University System of Georgia Extends Test-Optional Admission Policy

In response to ongoing disruptions caused by the pandemic and a commitment to equitable access to higher education, the University System of Georgia (USG) has announced the extension of its test-optional admission policy. This decision reflects a growing recognition of the limitations of standardized testing and a dedication to holistic admissions practices. The test-optional policy … Read more

Florida Schools to Implement Mandatory Door Locking During Learning Hours, Presenting Challenges

Florida Schools to Implement Mandatory Door Locking During Learning Hours, Presenting Challenges

Starting July 1st, Florida schools are mandated to lock all doors during learning hours, a measure aimed at enhancing campus security. While prioritizing student safety is paramount, this requirement poses logistical and practical challenges for school administrators. Locking all doors throughout the school day means limited access for students, staff, and visitors, potentially disrupting the … Read more

Georgia Schools Receive Millions in Funding for Electric Buses

Georgia Schools Receive Millions in Funding for Electric Buses

Nine school districts in Georgia are set to receive a significant boost in funding to transition their fleets to electric buses. This initiative aims to not only modernize transportation but also promote environmental sustainability and improve air quality for students and communities. The funding injection, totaling millions of dollars, will enable these districts to replace … Read more

Sequoyah High School Graduate Awarded $5,000 Scholarship

Sequoyah High School Graduate Awarded $5,000 Scholarship

A recent graduate from Sequoyah High School has been honored with a $5,000 scholarship in recognition of their academic excellence and community involvement. This prestigious award highlights the student’s hard work, dedication, and significant contributions to their school and local community. The scholarship, aimed at supporting higher education pursuits, will provide vital financial assistance as … Read more

Over 600 Students Celebrate Graduation Milestone at East Cobb’s Walton High School

Over 600 Students Celebrate Graduation Milestone at East Cobb's Walton High School

East Cobb’s Walton High School recently celebrated the graduation of over 600 students, marking a significant milestone in their academic journey. The commencement ceremony, held with pomp and circumstance, was a moment of pride for students, families, and faculty alike. Amid cheers and applause, graduates donned their caps and gowns to receive their diplomas, symbolizing … Read more

Cherokee Christian Schools Announces Top Graduates: Valedictorian and Salutatorian

Cherokee Christian Schools Announces Top Graduates: Valedictorian and Salutatorian

Cherokee Christian Schools is proud to announce the top academic achievers of the graduating class of 2024. This year, the honors of valedictorian and salutatorian are awarded to two outstanding students who have demonstrated exceptional dedication to their studies and extracurricular activities. Emma Roberts has been named the valedictorian for her remarkable academic performance and … Read more