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Ebenezer Middle School teacher in need of bone marrow transplant

Can one person make a difference? Absolutely!

January 08, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


South Effingham High School’s boxed Christmas a great success

During the months of November and December, various clubs from South Effingham High School participated in a boxed Christmas for children within Effingham County.

January 08, 2009 | Alyssa Weber Special to the Effingham Herald | Education


Pre-K students learn to paint gourds from local artist

January 02, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Gifts around the world

Students from Effingham Christian School brought in gifts to pack shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child.

January 02, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Horseshoe’s good fortune

The Horseshoe Thrift Store opened Monday at South Effingham High School, with proceeds going to the special ed department at SEHS. The funds will be used toward field trips and other programs for the students.

January 02, 2009 | Sandi Van Orden | Education


Schools to take look at bolstering writing test scores

The number of students who passed the high school writing test dropped slightly in the fall, but the mean scores of students taking the test for the first time increased.

January 02, 2009 | Sandi Van Orden | Education


SEHS student finds the right mix for school and work

Graduating from high school is one of life's first big milestones for many young people. Another one is deciding what career to pursue and/or how to make a living.

December 30, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


ECHS students collect ‘Dimes for Down Syndrome’

The Effingham County High School Calculus/Physics Club has concluded their annual "Dimes for Down Syndrome" campaign.

December 30, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


Sand Hill Elementary celebrates Children’s Book Week

Students at Sand Hill Elementary celebrated their love of books during their week long celebration of Children's Book Week.

December 30, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


Author signs contract with national publication

Tuxedo Cat Productions, Inc., and founder, publisher, author and producer Mary Jane McKittrick recently signed a contract deal with Kidsville News, Inc., publishers of the fastest growing, nationally known family-fun newspaper, to write a monthly feature of her increasingly popular "Boomer and Halley" Little Lessons, Big Results series. In addition, McKittrick also will be the featured author for the January 2009 issue of the newspaper.

December 29, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


Pre-K students enjoy the holiday season

Miss Jennifer and Mrs. Emily's Pre-K class at the Central Learning Center enjoyed their Christmas celebrations.

December 29, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


School board gives Shearouse a 3-year extension

The Effingham County Board of Education extended Superintendent Randy Shearouse's contract for three years on Wednesday.

December 26, 2008 | By Sandi Van Orden | Education


Happy Days’ children smile

Kids from Happy Days Pre-School hit the town for a handful of different field trips.

December 26, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


SEHS Interact officers installed at Rotary meeting

Jeff Kublin, Rotary assistant district governor, installs the new South Effingham High School Interact Officers during Rotary's meeting.

December 26, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


Taking their art for the world to see

December 23, 2008 | Patrick Donahue Editor | Education


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Just dropping in

The Habersham School's annual egg drop had a familiar look to it Thursday.

April 21, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Education


FCCLA students attend leadership conference

Five students from the Effingham College and Career Academy chapter of Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) recently participated in a weekend leadership conference at The Classic Center in Athens.

April 17, 2014 | Staff report | Education


Cloverleafs shine at 4-H District Project Achievement

Eighteen Cloverleaf students from Effingham County recently participated in the 4-H District Project Achievement competition in Emanuel County.

April 17, 2014 | Staff report | Education


School choice applications now available

The Effingham County Board of Education is now accepting requests for students to attend a school other than the one for which they are zoned for the 2014-15 school year.

April 17, 2014 | Staff report | Education


SEHS' Bendig honored as countywide STAR student

Successful students often speak of teachers who inspired them.

April 14, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Education


Early lessons learned paid off for ECHS STAR Cowart

These days, Harrison Cowart is a high school senior - quite an accomplished one, in fact.

April 14, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Education


4-H’ers pitch in for pets at shelter

With the Effingham County Extension office located directly across the street from the county animal shelter, needs for the furry little friends become quite apparent.

April 14, 2014 | Staff report | Education


CyberPatriot teams take first at state events

Effingham County's two high schools had a strong showing in their first year competing in CyberPatriot.

April 14, 2014 | Staff report | Education


BES to hold arts festival

More than 800 students at Blandford Elementary will gather in costume May 2 to represent six different countries and cultures from around the globe in the school's annual international arts festival.

April 14, 2014 | Staff report | Education


Miss ECHS crowned

Sarah-Lyn Ward was crowned the winner of the Miss Effingham County High School pageant.

April 10, 2014 | Staff report | Education


Bowser takes another first in speech contest

It was just a year ago that Sarah Lynn Bowser competed in her first speech contest.

April 10, 2014 | Staff report | Education


ECMS fetes its top students

Effingham County Middle School rewarded its top-performing students from the third nine-weeks grading period.

April 10, 2014 | Staff report | Education


OTC taps legendary coach as grad speaker

Herman Boone, the inspiration for the 2000 film "Remember the Titans," will be the featured speaker for Ogeechee Technical College's spring commencement ceremony next month, the college announced Thursday.

April 07, 2014 | Staff report | Education


Writing scores dip for eighth-graders

Reflecting the results across the region and state, Effingham County's scores declined slightly this year from last year on Georgia's Eighth-Grade Writing Assessment.

April 07, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Education


Chalk one up at Habersham School

Students at The Habersham School in Rincon put on a colorful display of school spirit Friday.

April 07, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Education


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