It may have been a cold and windy day in "South Africa" but the students at South Effingham Elementary didn't seem to mind as they concluded their week-long Reading Safari with outdoor activities that included some very special guests.
Current issues is a new class at Effingham County High School. The class counts as an academic elective for those students who are pursuing a college prep diploma.
On Nov. 21-22, three members and two advisors from South Effingham High School Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) attended the fall leadership conference at the Classic Center in Athens. The fall leadership conference consists of leadership workshops, networking opportunities, and competition for FBLA members from all across Georgia.
The class of 1958 celebrated its 50th anniversary on Nov. 15 at the New Ebenezer Retreat Center.
Officers of the Effingham County High School Future Georgia Educators student organization and Mrs. Pritcher's teaching students wrap flatware for the Holiday Classic.
Sand Hill Elementary media center sponsored a Book character pumpkin contest as a book week activity.
INDIANAPOLIS - The Effingham County High School FFA was represented at the 81st National FFA Convention in Indianapolis from Oct. 21 - 25.
The Effingham County School District is embarking upon a new, streamlined process for registering and enrolling new students into the public school system.
Five Effingham County schools recently collected over 10,000 food items for various Effingham County food pantries.
The Beta Club members at Blandford Elementary School embarked on a community service project of collecting canned goods to be donated to Effingham FORCE.
Effingham County High School will host college night for both tech career and college prep seniors as well as college prep juniors from 6-8 p.m. on Monday. Students and their parents are encouraged to come. College night this year will include:
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.
Eighteen Cloverleaf students from Effingham County recently participated in the 4-H District Project Achievement competition in Emanuel County.
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.
Successful students often speak of teachers who inspired them.
These days, Harrison Cowart is a high school senior - quite an accomplished one, in fact.
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.
Effingham County's two high schools had a strong showing in their first year competing in CyberPatriot.
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.
Sarah-Lyn Ward was crowned the winner of the Miss Effingham County High School pageant.
It was just a year ago that Sarah Lynn Bowser competed in her first speech contest.
Effingham County Middle School rewarded its top-performing students from the third nine-weeks grading period.
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.
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.
Students at The Habersham School in Rincon put on a colorful display of school spirit Friday.
The Effingham County Board of Education's initial projections for its fiscal year 2015 budget are for revenues to exceed expenses by $1.6 million.