The Effingham County Board of Education has developed three academic calendar options for the 2010-2011 school year.
Robert Lang of Springfield graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in history from Berry College.
ATLANTA - Not everyone is making money in the stock market these days. But that's what students at South Effingham Middle School would have done, if it was real money. That's because they are winners of the spring Stock Market Game in the Effingham County Schools.
Lindsay Drevlow of Rincon has been named a Dean's Scholar at Piedmont College after completing the recent spring semester with a perfect 4.0 grade-point average.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern University has announced its president's list for the spring 2009 term. To be eligible for the president's list, a student must have at least a 4.0 grade point average and carry a minimum of 12 hours for the semester. The following students from Effingham County made the president's list:
Sigma Alpha Lambda is proud to announce that Mary E. Rahn of Statesboro recently has been recognized as a member of Sigma Alpha Lambda, National Leadership and Honors Organization at the Georgia Southern University.
Effingham County Board of Education members got a look at a draft technology integration plan.
It was a great pleasure to have author, Amy Wallace, come to speak with students at April's South Effingham High School Stomping 'Stangs Book Club meeting.
Scenes from Friday night's graduation at The Corral.
The Effingham County Board of Education recognized Alison Cintron, a student at South Effingham High School, at its board meeting Thursday night.
Covenant Christian Academy fifth grade and seventh grade students are in the top 1 percent in the nation, according to the scores from the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS).
South Effingham High School will host a Georgia Apply to College program Nov. 4-5 in the media center from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. both days.
The Effingham College and Career Academy has continually expanded its programs and enrollment since opening in 2010, and Georgia Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle sees many more good things ahead for the school and its community.
Effingham County's 2015-16 school year would start Aug. 6, end prior to Memorial Day, take spring break the last week of March and have Veterans Day as a holiday, under a calendar school system officials have proposed.
Two students were recognized as 2014 Work-Based Students of the Year at the Career, Technical and Agricultural Education (CTAE) Advisory Committees Meeting dinner held Oct. 7 at the Effingham College and Career Academy.
This is National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week, and Georgia Southern University's Office of Alcohol and Other Drugs Programs has a variety of student events planned throughout the week to bring attention to the public health issues posed by excessive drinking among college students.
Armstrong State University will host an open house event for prospective students and their parents.
Three students represented the Effingham County School System in a statewide poster contest to promote Georgia School Bus Safety Week.
Effingham County Middle School recently hosted a sixth-grade parent night.
TIFTON - Leslie Lamb, a student at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, will compete for the title of Ms. ABAC at the 46th annual pageant Oct. 23. Sponsored by the Ag Business Club, the theme of this year's contest is "Timeless Elegance."
The Effingham County School System saw its best-ever results on the ACT college admissions test this year, according to data provided by school officials.
Special guests from the community are visiting Effingham County schools this week and reading books to pre-kindergarten students for Georgia Pre-K Week.
The South Effingham Middle School competition cheer team won first place at their first competition this season, held at Jeff Davis Middle School.
Armstrong State University will host the second annual Celebrate Armstrong weekend Oct. 9-11. The community is invited to join in this celebration of everything Armstrong.
Georgia Southern University alum and country singer Luke Bryan will visit the Statesboro area during his annual Farm Tour at Perry Field Wednesday in Claxton.
Effingham County's 2014-15 teacher of the year took a non-traditional route into the education field.