On Monday morning, Diamond Elementary students and staff will see off the shipment of 2,000 paper cranes to Japan in an effort to bring a message of hope and love to an area fraught with despair.
On Friday, United Way of the Coastal Empire and the Kiwanis Club partnered together for the fourth annual Read Across Liberty program, which supplies students with one free book and guest readers to visit classrooms.
Standardized testing is a rite of spring in schools around the country. Liberty County students will take the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests next week. Liberty County School System Superintendent Dr. Judy Scherer recently shared with the Courier her top five test-preparation tips for students and parents:
Next week, Liberty County School System students in third- through eighth-grades will take the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests, which measure how well students have acquired necessary skills and knowledge as described in the Georgia Performance Standards.
Designing award-winning logos is nothing new for Bradwell Institute junior Lawrence Murray.
Seventeen seniors from Senior Citizens Inc. of Hinesville visited Button Gwinnett Elementary last month. The visitors were invited and welcomed by members of the student council. Seniors observed students in their classrooms, participated in readings and other fun academic activities, listened to a program by music teacher James Adams and ate lunch. The seniors, who said they enjoyed meeting the students and visiting the school, wrapped up their visit at 12:15 p.m.
Long County High School Principal Scotty Hattaway is encouraging students' parents to use the online resource "BeThere" to offer input about the school.
Editor's note: The following children inadvertently were omitted from Liberty Elementary School's honor roll list:
STATESBORO - Standardized testing is a rite of spring in schools around the country, and a Georgia Southern University education professor has tips on how parents can make sure students do their best without feeling stressed.
Frank Long Elementary student Krista Robinson was the fifth-grade winner of the Georgia Young Authors' Writing Competition. She is the daughter of Mary Robinson; the sibling of Kaneshia, Norman and Kaitlin Robinson; and the grandchild of the late Charlie and Eloise Robinson of Riceboro.
The Young Adult Library Services Association since 2007 has sponsored national Teen Tech Week. The primary goal of the week is to demonstrate to teens that the library or media center is an important piece of the technology puzzle.
Bradwell Institute school nurse Mary Kelly, in conjunction with the certified-nursing-assistant students and BI HSTE teacher and HOSA advisor Suzann Sauls, conducted a heart-smart clinic at the school last month.
The Lewis Fraser Middle School students of the month for March recently were treated to lunch at Wendy's.
Liberty County Pre-K Center registration will be held Saturday, April 29, from 8 a.m. to noon at the Pre-K Center, 206 Bradwell St.
The Liberty County Board of Education decided to wait before adopting a projected budget of $101.9 million for fiscal 2018 in light of recent ...
The Long County Board of Education has set high school graduation for May 26.
Midway Middle School recently announced its third nine-weeks honor roll:
STATESBORO - In a vote last week, the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia approved the mission statement for the new Georgia Southern ...
Joseph Martin Elementary School
Snelson Golden Middle School
Button Gwinnett Elementary School
In a vote Wednesday, the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia approved the mission statement for the new Georgia Southern University.
Lewis Frasier Middle School
Liberty Elementary School
The Liberty County Board of Education is soliciting opinions on the qualities and characteristics individuals would like to see in the next superintendent of schools.
Frank Long Elementary School
Waldo Pafford Elementary School
The Liberty County Board of Education is taking steps toward finding a new superintendent using a familiar search firm.