Kiley Ward was named Miss ECHS 2012, as Effingham County High School held its annual pageant Saturday night.
The Effingham County School System is preparing to join others around the state in adopting a new set of guidelines to measure student and school success.
The Effingham County School System soon may have high-tech sets of eyes to identify drivers who illegally pass school buses.
Effingham Christian School recently celebrated the completion of the third academic quarter with the presentation of several awards.
Ebenezer Middle School
A group of South Effingham High School students gave an impressive performance in court recently - in the Georgia Mock Trial competition.
Megan Johnson, a junior at South Effingham High School, was crowned MIss SEHS 2012 at the school's annual pageant Saturday night. She won a $600 scholarship.
South Effingham High School's Science Olympiad team placed third at the regional competition, held recently at East Georgia College.
To accommodate the growth at Blandford Elementary School, three pre-kindergarten classes will move from BES to Rincon Elementary for the 2012-13 school year.
The Effingham County School System is joining in a statewide celebration this week to salute the efforts of local school board members. The week of March 12-16 has been proclaimed School Board Appreciation Week in Georgia. The weeklong observance calls attention to the contributions of local boards of education.
Showcasing a wide range of talents, 19 student acts entertained a packed house in South Effingham High School's third annual talent show on Feb. 10.
The Effingham County Board of Education has voted to update some of the materials teachers and counselors use to teach sex education and sexually-transmitted disease prevention.
The youngest students at Rincon Elementary School enjoyed a visit Friday from Georgia first lady Sandra Deal.
With duct tape, coffee filters, paper products and other means, South Effingham High School students staged their eighth annual student fashion show.
Two of the county's top students were honored Thursday at the Rotary Club of Effingham County's STAR student and teacher luncheon at the Effingham College and Career Academy.
Sami Wood, a sophomore at Effingham County High School, attended the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 14-16.
Valentine's Day brought new meaning to the residents of the Effingham Hospital Care Center. Effingham County 4-H'ers participated in constructing Valentine cards, baking cookies and playing bingo with the center's residents.
Second-graders at Ebenezer Elementary School put on a "living museum" to celebrate Georgia Day and highlight famous Georgians.
The Effingham County School System was one of six school districts in the state recognized by Gov. Nathan Deal and the Governor's Office of Workforce Development for having 100 percent of the system's high schools organized with a Go Build Georgia high school team.