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Awards night for ECHS game cheerleaders

The Effingham County High School game cheerleaders held their awards banquet at New Ebenezer Retreat Center. The ECHS game cheerleaders are coached by Breanna Pierce.

March 09, 2010 | Staff Report | Education


ECHS chapter marks National FFA Week

The Effingham County High School FFA celebrated National FFA Week Feb 28-March 5.

March 09, 2010 | Staff Report | Education


Georgia Southern University weighs potential cuts

A worst-case scenario could reduce state funding to Georgia Southern University by 30 percent, which GSU president Dr. Brooks Keel said "will have a major impact on Georgia Southern and would require significant operational changes at our university."

March 09, 2010 | By Jim Healy Special to the Effingham Herald | Education


Most EOCT scores strong

Scores for Effingham County's high schools from last fall's end of course tests look promising, as the system performed above the state average in most subjects.

March 08, 2010 | By Calli Arnold | Education


Pabst named Miss Berry College

Elizabeth Gail Pabst was crowned Miss Berry College 2010.

March 04, 2010 | Staff Report | Education


SES students show off smarts at Invention Convention

The Springfield Elementary School Invention Convention exhibited the little light bulbs turning on in its students' imaginations.

March 04, 2010 | By Calli Arnold | Education


Blandford students sink teeth into dental health

In February, Blandford Elementary observed National Children's Dental Health Month to raise awareness about the importance of oral health.

March 04, 2010 | Staff Report | Education


SES waxes historic

Fourth graders at Springfield Elementary School posed throughout the halls dressed as historical figures they have researched for several weeks for a wax museum project.

March 02, 2010 | Staff Report | Education


UDC puts Georgia Day on SES students’ minds

On Feb. 16, the Effingham County Hussars Chapter 2285 of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Georgia Division, presented a Georgia Day program to 105 fifth graders and teachers at Springfield Elementary School.

March 02, 2010 | Staff Report | Education


Students Shine at SEHS Talent Show

Students performing in South Effingham High's talent show left a packed house nothing short of jazzed.

February 26, 2010 | By Calli Arnold | Education


Schools not looking at four-day week

Contrary to some reports, the Effingham County Board of Education is not looking at going to a four-day school week as an option to save money.

February 25, 2010 | By Calli Arnold | Education


ECHS ag mechanics team captures area FFA event

The Effingham County High School FFA Agricultural Mechanics Team recently won the Area IV FFA Agricultural Mechanics Career Development Event held at Johnson County High School on Feb. 9.

February 23, 2010 | Staff Report | Education


SEHS FBLA pitches in at Ronald McDonald House

Feb. 13 was National FBLA Community Service Day and eight members of South Effingham High School FBLA along with their adviser Martha Ross and Ricky Truluck, a parent volunteer, spent the day volunteering at the Ronald McDonald House.

February 23, 2010 | Staff Report | Education


SHES Junior Beta Club shows its heart

The Junior Beta Club at Sand Hill Elementary School made more than 150 Valentine's Day cards for residents at Lakeview Manor Community and the Effingham County Hospital. Each member was asked to make at least four cards that demonstrated their creativity for the Junior Beta Club's February service learning project.

February 23, 2010 | Staff Report | Education


Dave named Miss Ebenezer Middle School 2010

Rajvi Dave, daughter of Yogeshkumar and Sumita Dave of Rincon, was crowned Miss Ebenezer Middle School 2010 on Feb. 6. Dave is an 8th grader at EMS.

February 18, 2010 | Staff Report | Education


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The world comes to GES

Yvette Carr, manager of Burns World Travel in Springfield, recently spoke to the third-grade students at Guyton Elementary School.

December 23, 2014 | Staff report | Education


4-H’ers show their thanks

Thanksgiving brought not only turkey and dressing this year, but also several opportunities for 4-H'ers to express their thanks within the community.

December 23, 2014 | Staff report | Education


Local students recognized

Effingham students make Berry dean's list

December 23, 2014 | Staff report | Education


ECHS FFA team takes third place in livestock judging

The Effingham County High School FFA livestock judging team recently competed in the Area IV FFA Livestock Judging Career Development Event.

December 16, 2014 | Staff report | Education


FFA members attend annual national convention

Students from Effingham County and South Effingham FFA chapters attended the National FFA Convention in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 28-Nov. 1.

December 16, 2014 | Staff report | Education


Armstrong named to STEM Jobs Approved College list

Armstrong State University has been designated a 2015 STEM Jobs Approved Colleges by Victory Media and will be featured in the winter 2015 issue of STEM Jobs magazine. Armstrong was one of only 123 schools nationwide to be named as a STEM Jobs Approved College.

December 16, 2014 | Staff report | Education


Effingham County High NHS chapter enjoys service

The Effingham County High School chapter of the National Honor Society has had the privilege to serve its community by volunteering for Habitat for Humanity over the last couple of months.

December 09, 2014 | Staff report | Education


School board set to adopt calendars for next two years

The Effingham County Board of Education expects at its December meeting to approve the calendars for the next two school years.

December 02, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Education


ECCA robotics class gets in gear

Not every student gets to design, build and test robots in class.

December 02, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Education


State school board proposes changes to Common Core standards

People in Effingham County, and across the state, can give feedback to education leaders on proposed revisions to the Common Core Georgia Performance Standards.

December 02, 2014 | Staff report | Education


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