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Trio earn national board certification

Effingham County Board of Education members recognized three teachers - Dr. Freddie Waltz, Lynda Hill and Grady Zittrouer - for earning national board certification Wednesday.

March 29, 2008 | Sandi Van Orden | Education


Scholarships the big winners at auction

Community members came out to Effingham County High School in support of the Young Farmer Scholarship Auction on Tuesday.

March 29, 2008 | Sandi Van Orden | Education


Effingham Christian students advance to Georgia Science and Engineering Fair

Six Effingham Christian students competed in the Savannah Ogeechee Regional Science and Engineering Fair in February.

March 29, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


EMS students make all-state chorus

Eight students from Ebenezer Middle School recently participated in the Georgia Music Educator's Association (GMEA) All-state Chorus held in Savannah Feb. 21-22.

March 29, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


Effingham County schools kindergarten registration begins March 31

The Effingham County Board of Education has scheduled Kindergarten registration for the week of March 31–April 4.

March 29, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


Thursday last day to purchase tickets for Pizzazz Choir’s dinner theater

The award-winning Ebenezer Middle School Pizzazz Show Choir, under the direction of Lawanda Allen, will present its fourth annual dinner theater March 28-29 at the school.

March 29, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


BOE wants to take a good look at itself

Effingham County Board of Education members took the first step toward becoming a standards board Saturday when they discussed their first self-evaluation.

March 27, 2008 | Sandi Van Orden | Education


STC to host HOPE info sessions on technical communications certificate

SAVANNAH - The Technical Communications Certificate Program at Savannah Technical College prepares students for careers that require strong communication and technical skills, but for many students, it does something else, too - it may help them earn HOPE scholarship eligibility.

March 25, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


Effingham 4-H’ers storm the rock for project achievement competition

In February, 12 of Effingham's own, grades 7-12, traveled to Rock Eagle in Eatonton to compete in 4-H Project Achievement at the district level. These bright hardworking young people each prepared a portfolio (formally known as a record book) of all of their activities in the 2007 calendar year.

March 25, 2008 | Jan M. Hall Special to the Herald | Education


Schools want better, faster information

Effingham County school board members learned there's a need for a new student information system.

March 25, 2008 | Sandi Van Orden | Education


STC earns two national awards

SAVANNAH - Savannah Technical College has won two Gold Awards for its marketing and recruitment efforts in the 23rd Annual Admissions Advertising Awards, a national competition for college and university marketing professionals. The "Hire education" ad series won in the category of newspaper advertising; program summary brochures won in the brochure category.

March 25, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


SEHS boosts its United Way contributions by 600 percent

SEHS Super Heroes did an outstanding job for the 2007 United Way campaign.

March 25, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


South Effingham February scholars and citizens announced

South Effingham Elementary School recognized students for February.

March 22, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


SEHS FFA team places at area agricultural mechanics career development event

The South Effingham High School FFA agricultural mechanics team recently placed fifth at the Area IV ag mechanics career development devent. The event was held at Johnson County High School on Feb. 11.

March 22, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


CCA prepares for Usborne book fair March 3-7

Students at Covenant Christian Academy are looking forward to a different kind of book fair this year. The school, in its third year, has traditionally held a book fair in the spring. Headmaster Martin Wilkins commented on the new direction the school has chosen for this activity.

March 22, 2008 | Staff Report | Education


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Lein's artwork draws statewide attention

Springfield Elementary School fifth-grader Wyatt Lein, was recently recognized by the Georgia Office of Insurance and Safety and for his winning poster submission to the ...

January 05, 2016 | Staff report | Education


Local students earn honors at East Georgia

The following students have been named to East Georgia State College's fall semester 2015 dean's honor and dean's merit lists.

January 05, 2016 | Staff report | Education


Youmans makes dean’s list at Dean College

FRANKLIN, MASS.-Eliza Youmans from Guyton has been named to the dean's list at Dean College for the fall 2015 semester.

January 05, 2016 | Staff report | Education


Diplomas available for those who didn’t pass GHSGT

On March 30, 2015, Gov. Nathan Deal signed the Emancipation Diploma Bill (HB 91) into law.

January 05, 2016 | Staff report | Education


Striving Reader grant to help bolster literacy

Four Effingham County schools will be putting plans into action for a $1.4 million grant.

January 05, 2016 | By Patrick Donahue | Education


Gnann makes president's list at Georgia College

MILLEDGEVILLE-Hunter Gnann of Springfield has completed courses with exemplary marks and made the president's list for 2015 fall semester at Georgia College in ...

December 29, 2015 | Staff report | Education


Ryan wheels in a new Harley for ECCA

Michael Ryan's proficiency in repairing a Harley-Davidson motorcycle earned the Effingham College and Career Academy a Harley-Davidson motorcycle.

December 29, 2015 | By Patrick Donahue | Education


Students set high marks on new Milestones

Effingham County students' scores on the new Milestones tests were welcomed gladly by school system officials.

December 29, 2015 | By Patrick Donahue | Education


ECCA holds winter coat drive

Effingham College and Career Academy students and the FCCLA held a winter coat drive this month, bringing in 1,281 items such as coats, scarves ...

December 22, 2015 | Staff report | Education


Local students named to GCSU fall dean’s list

The following local students completed courses with exemplary marks and made the dean's list for the 2015 fall semester at Georgia College in Milledgeville ...

December 22, 2015 | Staff report | Education


Nix receives Georgia Power grant

Owen Nix, a chemistry teacher at Effingham County High School, received the Geprgia Power first-year teacher's grant.

December 16, 2015 | Staff report | Education


Wilkins earns Teacher Leader Scholarship

Jenny Wilkins, a reading recovery teacher at Marlow Elementary School, received a Teacher Leader Scholarship Award.

December 16, 2015 | Staff report | Education


Grad rates soaring

The Effingham County School System's graduation rates are continuing to climb, according to statistics provided to Board of Education members last week - and the ...

December 15, 2015 | By Patrick Donahue | Education


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