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New student loan program starts Monday

ATLANTA - Georgia students can now apply for low-interest loans aimed to help families that need extra help paying for college.

June 16, 2011 | Associated Press | Education


AASU names Liberty campus boss

Dr. Don S. Stumpf recently was named director of Armstrong Atlantic State University's Liberty Center in Hinesville. He will oversee all aspects of the center, including recruiting, admissions, student and faculty support, administrative services and facility management.

June 16, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Education


Taylors Creek on leaders' tour of schools

Taylors Creek Elementary recently was selected to participate in the Bus Trip Across Georgia on Oct. 25-27.

June 16, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Education


Educator 'washed-up' by well-read students

Before school let out, Lyman Hall Elementary School Principal Claire Blanchard set a two-day goal of 800 Accelerated Reader points at an 85 percent performance rate for the students and agreed to let them splash her with water if they achieved it. After the students hit the goal, they enjoyed dousing their principal with a bin of water. Accelerated Reader points are calculated based on the number of words and reading level of the book.

June 16, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Education


Honor roll: Button Gwinnett Elementary

Kindergarten

June 16, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Education


Honor roll: Taylors Creek Elementary

First grade

June 16, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Education


Honor roll: Liberty Elementary

First grade

June 16, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Education


Long Board of Education honors retiree

The Long County Board of Education honored recent retiree Jeannette Johnson with a plaque when she wrapped up her career at Smiley Elementary School after working 22 years in the school system. Long County BoE members Dempsey Golden, Emma Strickland, Billy Hall, Linda DeLoach and Florence Baggs and Smiley Elementary School Principal David Edwards attended the ceremony.

June 16, 2011 | Mike Riddle Coastal Courier correspondent | Education


Computer camps at AASU

The Armstrong Atlantic State University Educational Technology Training Center will offer three creative computer summer camps for children grades 4th through 8th. All camp instructors are certified teachers. The camps will be held from 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday-Friday, in University Hall 125 on the Armstrong campus, 11935 Abercorn Street.

June 15, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Education


Camp helps kids get ready for kindergarten

Pre-K Center teachers have been conducting kindergarten camp at various grade schools. The free, two-week camp prepares former pre-K students for the upcoming school year by introducing them to new friends, social situations, technology and books at their future schools.

June 13, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Education


Student makes SGC dean's list

Crystal C. Knowling of Liberty County was named to the South Georgia College dean's list for the 2011 spring semester, according to Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Carl B. McDonald. To be eligible for the list, students must achieve a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale, carry at least 12 academic hours and satisfy all learning-support requirements.

June 13, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Education


GSU breaks ground for biology building

STATESBORO - Georgia Southern University is kicking off construction of a new $37 million building that will upgrade its biology classrooms and labs.

June 09, 2011 | Associated Press | Education


Uniform drive overwhelms organizers

Liberty County School System social workers organize an annual project each year to give back to the schools they service. This year, they decided to set up a school-uniform drive.

June 08, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Education


Math students earn limo ride, pizza

The top 17 First In Math students from Midway Middle School were rewarded May 23 with a limo ride to CiCi's Pizza. First In Math is an online program that allows students to complete math problems and advance to different levels, earning electronic stickers.

June 08, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Education


TCE students raise money for charities

In honor of Earth Day on April 22, Taylors Creek Elementary celebrated the Earth and its animals during the month of April.

June 08, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Education


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BI FBLA fundraiser for hurricane victims

Bradwell Institute's Future Business Leaders of America club is raising money for hurricane victims in Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands.

October 21, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


Schools host family fun, community event

Regency Apartments in Hinesville was filled with the sounds of music, fun and the smell of food Oct. 8 during Family Fun Fest hosted by ...

October 18, 2017 | By Tiffany King | Education


Lewis Frasier students become REACH Scholars

Two eighth-grade Lewis Frasier Middle School students have joined the Realizing Educational Achievement Can Happen program, also known as REACH, and promised to graduate from ...

October 16, 2017 | By Tiffany King | Education


Students won't have to make up missed days

Liberty County students will not have to make up any missed days due to the August eclipse and Hurricane Irma.

October 15, 2017 | Tiffany King Coastal Courier | Education


National School Bus Safety Week Focuses on Student Safety

The Liberty County School System supports this year's National School Bus Safety Week, October 16-20, 2017, and its important message to encourage motorists to ...

October 14, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


JME Fall Festival Friday

Joseph Martin Elementary School will host its Family Fun Festival Friday Oct. 20 at the school.

October 14, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


LCHS Agriculture Program/FFA Chapter Earned Industry Certification in Area of Horticulture

Liberty County High School Agriculture Program/FFA Chapter recently earned the title of being Industry Certified in the area of Horticulture.

October 14, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


"Helping Houston" campaign at Lewis Frasier

Lewis Frasier Middle School is collecting items to be donated to a middle school in Houston, Texas, affected by Hurricane Harvey.

October 14, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


Probe College Fair brings school reps to students

Representatives from colleges and universities from across the state will be on hand to talk to Bradwell Institute students as part of the Probe College ...

October 14, 2017 | Coastal Courier | Education


Academic honors

Two on Georgia State lists

October 13, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


Riceboro churches start after-school program

Riceboro community churches will start an after-school program for students in kindergarten through 12th grade on Oct. 16.

October 13, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


Dance set for middle schoolers on Oct. 27

Two Bradwell Institute's alumni are organizing a dance for middle school students for Oct. 27.

October 12, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


Meeting set for House subcommittee

The House Education Subcommittee on School Redesign, chaired by state Rep. Valencia Stovall, D-Forest Park, will hold its next meeting from 5-7 p.m. Oct ...

October 12, 2017 | Coastal Courier | Education


No make-up days for school system

Liberty County students will not have to make up any missed days due to the Aug. 21 eclipse and Hurricane Irma Sept. 8-13.

October 11, 2017 | By Tiffany King | Education


Armstrong earns designation in cyber forensics excellence

Armstrong State University has been designated as a National Center of Digital Forensics Academic Excellence by the U.S. Department of Defense Cyber Crime Center ...

October 10, 2017 | Coastal Courier | Education


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