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Bulloch County Board of Education Meeting - Dec. 18, 6:30 p.m.
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The Bulloch County Board of Education will meet on Dec. 18, 6:30 p.m., in the board room of the William James Educational Complex.  Attached is the agenda and information packet for this evening's meeting. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 12/18/14

State Releases CCRPI Scores; State & Local Scores Lower
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Georgia schools received their annual report cards Tuesday as the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) released College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) scores based on 2013-2014 data. Though lower than Fiscal Year 2013 scores, Bulloc... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 12/16/14

Army Debuts New Program At Statesboro High; JROTC Honored
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The U.S. Army Cadet Command’s 6th Brigade ROTC selected Statesboro High School to debut a new national JROTC program evaluation process. On November 20, the Blue Devil Battalion met the challenge brought by 13 Army inspectors by being design... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 12/15/14

GA Southern Basketball Hosts Education Day on Dec. 22
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Georgia Southern University's Athletic Marketing Department is hosting Education and Toys for Tots Day on Monday, Dec. 22, 6:00 p.m., at Hanner Fieldhouse during the GSU Men's Basketball game against Truett-McConnell.  All Bulloch Cou... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 12/11/14

School Climate Surveys Open Through Feb. 27
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Bulloch County Schools encourages all parents with children, who attend one of the district’s 15 public schools, to complete an online survey from the Georgia Department of Education, the Georgia Parent Survey, regarding the climate and safe... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 12/4/14

Boddiford Wins Second National FFA Championship
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Knapp Boddiford, 19, a 2013 graduate of Southeast Bulloch High School, won his second national championship in two years during the 87th Annual National FFA Convention & Expo, Oct. 29 – Nov. 1, in Louisville, KY.  He was one of four... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 12/4/14

Bulloch County Schools Holiday Events 2014
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Bulloch County Schools now serves children whose families come from 17 different countries.  More than 24 different native languages are spoken by children who are students at one of our 15 campuses. With such a treasure of international dive... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 11/25/14

Lady Devils Host Hoops for Hunger
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Statesboro High School’s Lady Blue Devils Basketball Team and Head Coach Jeff Seier kicked off their season by hosting "Hoops for Hunger" during their scrimmage game against Windsor Forest on Thursday, November 13.  Fans recei... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 11/20/14

Jackets Buzz to Top 3 at State Cheer Finals
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Southeast Bulloch High’s Competition Cheer Squad buzzed their way to the top of the GHSA Cheerleading Championships Nov. 14-15, at the Civic Center in Columbus, by capturing third place in the AAA State Finals. They advanced after c... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 11/19/14

Statesboro High Presents Shakespeare's, "The Tempest"
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The Statesboro High Drama Department invites you to see Shakespeare's, The Tempest, Thursday, Nov. 20, 7 p.m. in the SHS Auditorium. General admission tickets are $5 and are available at the door prior to the performance. This is the seventh t... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 11/18/14

Schools Host GA Apply to College Month Events
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November is Georgia Apply to College (GAC) month, and Statesboro High (SHS) and Southeast Bulloch High (SEBHS) are two of more than 100 sites statewide that have been designated to host GAC events for graduating seniors. Staffed with school counse... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 11/18/14

7th Annual Turkey Trot is Nov. 22
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The 7th Annual Turkey Trot is Saturday, Nov. 22, in downtown Statesboro.  Proceeds from the event benefit the Bulloch County Foundation for Public Education and the MainStreet Statesboro Farmers Market. An event brochure and registration form... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 11/15/14

School System Leading Local Pathways to Prosperity Initiative
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Bulloch County Schools is partnering with the Pathways to Prosperity Network to develop a community-based education and work-readiness system of grades 9 through 14, that leverages our high school programs, technical college, business and ind... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 11/15/14

Board Approves Pursuing IE2 Governance Status
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At its Nov. 6 Regular Session meeting, the Bulloch County Board of Education (Board) approved Superintendent Charles Wilson's recommendation to pursue the Investing in Educational Excellence (IE2) governance status, which increases school... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 11/14/14

State BOE Proposes Common Core Revisions; Public Comments Welcome
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From GaDOE News Release

The State Board of Education has posted, for a 60-day public comment period, revisions to the Common Core Georgia Performance Standards (CCGPS) in English Language Arts and math.

The standards were revised based on a ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 11/12/14

Veterans Day Events 2014
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There is no better way to teach students the patriotic rituals, symbols, and songs of our country than to give them an opportunity to meet and honor those who have served and fought to protect our freedoms.  Several Bulloch County schools are... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 11/5/14

Graduation Rates Rise Again; Exceed State's
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Bulloch County’s 2014 four-year cohort graduation rate of 75.10 percent exceeded the Class of 2013’s (71.70 percent) and was higher than Georgia’s overall rate of 72.5 percent according to data released by the Georgia Department ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 11/4/14

Bulloch to Host Regional Stuttering Workshop
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It is estimated that more than three million Americans stutter, and approximately 7.5 million have a voice disorder. Many local children and their families are experiencing these challenges, which is why Bulloch County Schools’ speech-langua... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 11/4/14

SEB High Drama Students Present "Ashdown Lee"
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The Southeast Bulloch High School Advanced Drama class will perform Hilary Mackelden's play, "Ashdown-Lee," on Thursday, November 6, 7:00 p.m. in the SEBHS Auditorium. General admission tickets are available at the door prior to... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 11/2/14

Brooklet Elementary to Host 19th Annual Pumpkin Parade
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October is National Book Month, and Brooklet Elementary has been using this event, along with the other symbols of fall to promote reading and literacy.  For 19 years parents and the community have packed the streets of downtown Brooklet to s... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 10/29/14

Teen Mazes Highlight Red Ribbon Week
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Illegal use of alcohol by teenagers is a local issue that is currently receiving increased attention; however, it is not the only unwise behavior choice that can affect children. That’s the focus of the Bulloch Alcohol & Drug Council&rsq... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 10/28/14

Reward Schools Receive $11,500
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Bulloch County School's was notified by the state this week that its two "Reward" schools will receive a total of $11,500 in additional federal Title I funds due to their academic achievement.  Brooklet Elementary(BES) will rece... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 10/23/14

Statesboro High Fine Arts Students Present, "The Witches"
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The Statesboro High School Fine Arts Department will present Roald Dahl's, "The Witches,"  on Saturday, November 1, at 7 p.m., in the school's auditorium. The play is about a young girl, recently orphaned, who... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 10/22/14

Something to Cheer About
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The Southeast Bulloch High School Competition Cheerleader Squad competed in the Battle of the Best Competition at Veterans High School in Houston County on Saturday, October 18. The   17-member squad won First Place in Division 3-A, and ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 10/22/14

3 Reasons to Honor School Bus Staff
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School systems across the country are celebrating National Bus Safety Week on October 20-24, and in Georgia, October 20 was School Bus Driver Appreciation Day, a time to honor the state’s pupil transportation staff, who transport more than o... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 10/21/14

Fix Is Bulloch's Top Teacher
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Linda Fix, an 11th and 12th-grade literature teacher at Southeast Bulloch High School (SEBHS) was named Bulloch County’s 2016 Teacher of the Year at a district-wide reception on Thursday evening at the school system’s central office. T... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 10/10/14

Georgia Pre-K Week is October 6-10
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Bulloch County Schools celebrated the fourth annual Georgia Pre-K Week October 6 -10. The week-long series of events supported the 22nd anniversary of the state’s nationally recognized pre-k program.  More than 100 state ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 10/9/14

Students Sing Their Way to the Top
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In the eight years since Southeast Bulloch High School began its choral program with a mere 20 students, its director and vocalists have literally sung their way to the top. From upcoming concerts at the Lucas Theater in Savannah to New York&rsquo... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 10/7/14

SAT Scores Slightly Higer Overall
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Though individual school scores dipped slightly in most content areas, Bulloch County Schools’ (BCS) overall Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) scores were slightly higher than 2013, and the district mirrored the state’s trend of more stud... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 10/7/14

School System Hosts Flu Clinics for Students & Employees
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It’s flu season, and Bulloch County Schools is helping keep our community healthy by working with the Bulloch County Health Department and the State Health Benefit Program (SHBP) to make influenza (flu) vaccine and Flumist available to ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 10/6/14

Bulloch Honors 2014 REACH Georgia Scholars
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Bulloch County Schools (BCS) honored five new REACH Georgia Scholars at a signing ceremony September 25, at the Board of Education (BOE)’s central office. Chosen from 66 applicants, the eighth-grade students, and their families, were recogni... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 10/1/14

NASA Comes to Mattie Lively & Mill Creek Elementary Schools
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Representatives from NASA's Johnson Space Center and Marshall Space Flight Center visited Mattie Lively Elementary and Mill Creek Elementary on September 19, as part of Georgia Southern University's 2nd annual STEM Festival that promot... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 9/26/14

BCS to Present Final Improvement Plan for Federal & State Programs (CLIP)
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Bulloch County Schools' Federal Programs Director Georgiana Darsey will present the school system's finalized Consolidated Local Education Agency Improvement Plan (CLIP) to the public on Thursday, Oct. 2, 5:30 - 6:00 p.m., in the Boar... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 9/24/14

Focus Schools Host Meeting for Parents
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Bulloch County Schools is inviting parents and guardians of Julia P. Bryant Elementary and William James Middle students to a community forum on Monday, September 29, 5:30 p.m., in the JPBES Media Center to discuss a Flexible Learning Program (FLP... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 9/22/14

Bulloch Names Five New REACH Scholars
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Bulloch County Schools (BCS) named five additional REACH scholars Sept. 12. Chosen from 66 applicants, the eighth-grade scholars, along with their families, will participate in a special signing ceremony at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 25, prior to the Board o... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 9/22/14

Two Bulloch Schools Are Tops: State Names "Reward" Schools
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The Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) released its “Reward” schools list today, and Brooklet Elementary and Portal Middle High School were recognized again as being two of the state’s most accomplished schools based on data... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 9/16/14

SEB's Nevius is State Trig-Star Champion & Top-10 in Nationals
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Crystal Nevius, a student at Southeast Bulloch High School (SEBHS), is Georgia’s 2014 Trig-Star champion, and her competition test scores earned her eighth place in the national Trig-Star competition out of 37 participating states. Nevius an... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 9/15/14

SEB Clubs Raise Funds for Local Cancer Patients
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Three of Southeast Bulloch High School’s (SEBHS)  student organizations are joining together to host the Colors of Cancer Week Tailgate on Friday, Sept. 19, beginning at 5:30 p.m., in the outdoor cafeteria courtyard in front of the scho... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 9/11/14

Bulloch Co. Schools Helps Paint the Town Blue
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Bulloch Co. Schools was honored to have Julia P. Bryant Elementary selected as the site of Paint the Town Blue’s Kickoff Balloon Launch on September 3.  The event signaled the start of a series of community events leading up to the home... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 9/4/14

Keeping Students Safe & Cool in Hot Weather
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It's hot, and extreme temperatures can be dangerous.  Bulloch County Schools has plans and policies in place to help keep children safe and cool when these conditions occur.

Check out how transportation, recess, physical education ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 9/2/14

Statesboro High Presents "Broadway in the Boro" for LLS
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Statesboro High School’s Drama Department will present its fifth annual dessert theatre, “Broadway in the ‘Boro,” on Saturday, Sept. 6, at 6:00 p.m. with the show following at 7:00 p.m., in the school’s fine arts audi... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 9/1/14

Schools Closed Sept. 1 -2; Classes Resume Sept. 3
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Bulloch County Schools will be closed on Monday, September 1 for Labor Day.  Schools will be closed for students on Tuesday, September 2 for a teacher planning and professional development day.  Classes will resume for students on Wednes... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 8/28/14

State Board Hosts Public Education Hearing
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State Board of Education Member Allen Rice is hosting a hearing on public education for residents within the 12th Congressional District, which includes Bulloch County, on Thursday, August 28, in Vidalia, at the Vidalia Comprehensive High Sch... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 8/27/14

Superintendent Participates in Second House Cmmt. Meeting
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Superintendent Charles Wilson is participating today in the second of three meetings of the Georgia House of Representatives' Study Committee on the Role of the Federal Government in Education (Committee). Wilson is one of three superintendent... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 8/25/14

FCCLA Students Take Gold & Silver at Nationals
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Four students, who are members of their high schools’ Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) chapters, brought home Gold and Silver medals from three separate National STAR competitions held July 6, during the 70th Annual Na... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 8/20/14

Learn How to Access Your Child's School Information Anytime
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Bulloch County Schools is hosting a training class for all parents who are interested in learning how to access and best use Parent Portal. Parents can choose to attend one of the four available classes, and childcare will be provided at each site... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 8/11/14

State Board of Education Hosts First Common Core Hearings
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The State Board of Education will host its first public hearing on the review of Common Core Georgia Performance Standards on Tuesday, August 12, 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., at Alexander High School, 6500 Alexander Parkway, in Douglasville. T... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 8/11/14

House Speaker Appoints Superintendent to Study Committee
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House Speaker David Ralston (R-Blue Ridge) has announced the appointment of Bulloch County Superintendent of Schools Charles Wilson to the Georgia House of Representatives' Study Committee on the Role of the Federal Government in Education.&nb... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 8/6/14

Welcome Back - School Begins Friday, August 1
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Bulloch County Schools is set to welcome more than 10,000 students on Friday for the beginning of the new school year.  More than 1,350 employees from teachers, custodians, bus drivers, school nutrition personnel, and other support staff are ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 7/31/14

Parents and Schools Have New Tool to Track Student Progress
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Beginning with the new school year, parents and schools will have a new tool to track students' academic progress. The Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) has released its Student Growth Model that will help stakeholders better u... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 7/24/14

State Releases School-Level CRCT Scores
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Mixed Results for Elementary; Middle Grades Post Positive Results

Superintendent Shares How Future Student & Teacher Success Will Be Ensured & Measured in Future

The Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) released school-l... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 7/12/14

School System Hosts Training for Substitue Teachers
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Bulloch County Schools will host two training sessions in September (TBA) for persons interested in serving the school district as a substitute for the 2014-2015 school year.  The training consists of two sessions covering the "The Sub-H... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 7/2/14

State Releases District CRCT Results
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CRCT: 8th Graders Exceed All State Pass Rates 

5th - 8th Graders Exceed State Pass Rates on 15 of 20 Tested Areas

The Georgia Department of Education released preliminary district-level Criterion-Referenced Competency Test (CRCT) result... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 6/25/14

Use the "Back to School Tool Kit" Link to Prep for New Year
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We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday, July 30 for open house at each of our campuses (4-6 p.m. for elementary and 5-7 p.m. for middle/high), and on Friday, August 1, for the first day of school.  Be sure to check out our Back to School ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 6/23/14

Board Brief News Report for June 12, 2014
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The Bulloch County Board of Education met for its regular session meeting on June 12, 2014.  Attached is a Board Brief News Report about items discussed at the meeting. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 6/18/14

Graduates Receive $4,000 in Scholarships from GAE Chapter
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Four recent graduates received $1,000 scholarships from Bulloch County’s Georgia Association of Educators Chapter on June 13, during a special banquet to honor their achievements. Sydney Davis and Andreas Ward of Statesboro High School, Bran... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 6/17/14

Student's Artwork Earns $35,000 for SEB High
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Eric Riggs, a rising tenth-grade student at Southeast Bulloch High School, was selected as the winner of the Georgia Forestry Foundation’s (GFF) 2014 Forestry: A Foundation for Our Future Artwork and Slogan Contest in the 9th – 12th Gr... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 6/16/14

Board Approves Tentative Fiscal Year 2015 Budget
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The Bulloch County Board of Education approved the Tentative Fiscal Year 2015 Budget  during its regular session meeting on June 12, 2015. The tentative budget will be advertised to the public.  This is the proposed timeline for the rema... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 6/16/14

New Immunization Requirements for Students
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Effective July 1, Georgia’s immunization requirements will change for children born on or after January 1, 2002.  This affects students who are either rising seventh graders or new entrants into any Georgia school in grades eight or hig... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 6/12/14

Summer Arts Scholarships for Students
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Talented fine arts students from each of Bulloch County Schools’ 16 campuses have the opportunity to explore the Averitt Center for the Arts’ summer courses thanks to the $100 scholarships provided by the Statesboro Service League.&nbs... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 6/11/14

Judy Named Superintendent of Emanuel Co. Schools
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Bulloch County Schools’ Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources, Dr. Kevin Judy, has been selected as the new superintendent of Emanuel County Schools.  Judy will assume his new role July 1.

Judy applied for the position in Febr... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 6/10/14

GA Southern's VERB Program Encourages Kids to be Active
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Georgia Southern University's Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health is sponsoring the third year of VERB Summer Scorecard (VERB).  This is a free program for youth, ages 8 to 13, that encourages outside act... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 6/9/14

Georgia Announces Summer Reading Initiative
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Summer is on its way, but that shouldn’t mean books are left on the shelf. When students don’t read during the summer months, they lose educational ground – a phenomenon that lowers achievement potential and widens the achievemen... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 6/9/14

SHS & LCMS SECME Teams Advance to Nationals
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The SECME teams at Statesboro High School and Langston Chapel Middle will vie for national titles this summer during the 38th Annual National SECME Student Competition. The teams won first place in their regional events in Savannah, April 19. &nbs... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 5/23/14

SHS Alumnus Receives National ExxonMobil Scholarship
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Izell Scott, a 2013 graduate of Statesboro High School, has been awarded the SECME ExxonMobil Scholarships’ Overall Academic Scholar award from a slate of three finalists and a highly competitive pool of nationwide, Class of 2012-2013 applic... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 5/22/14

Portal Valedictorian "Ready to Explore" Opportunities
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From downtown Portal to downtown Atlanta, Portal Middle High School’s valedictorian, Sawyer Davis, says he’s “ready to explore” new opportunities in college. “This is a huge change, and I don’t know what to expe... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 5/21/14

SEB Valedictorian Packs Book, Bike & Bass
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There is nothing “artificial” about this Southeast Bulloch High graduate’s intelligence, but that’s exactly the career that Ginna Groover plans to pursue as she majors in computer science at the Georgia Institute of Technol... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 5/21/14

Statesboro High Valedictorian Values Opportunities
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“My whole life is the American dream,” Nidhi Aggarwal says.  She is Statesboro High School’s valedictorian, and an exuberant teen that values the educational opportunities that she’s been given.  Born in America, ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 5/21/14

Stilon Students Win State Art Contest
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Three Stilson Elementary School third graders received top honors in the 2014 Georgia Junior Duck Stamp Art Contest, organized by the United States Fish & Wildlife Service and sponsored by Georgia Power Company. Chazz Shuman and Jayce Frutos e... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 5/20/14

School Choice: Now Accepting School Transfer Requests (HB 251)
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Bulloch County Schools is accepting school choice transfer requests now through 4:00 p.m. May 23 for students currently enrolled in the school system. Under state law (O.C.G.A 20-2-2131), parents and guardians may request to transfer the... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 5/19/14

Schools Raise Funds for Relay for LIfe
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Bulloch County Schools has 12 teams participating in tonight's annual Relay for Life event which begins at 7:00 p.m. at Mill Creek Regional Park. More than 100 members of those teams have already raised more than $3,600 for a cure, with Julia ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 5/16/14

Willoughby to Lead Portal Panthers
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New Portal Head Coach Jon Willoughby was introduced to rising seniors, faculty and sports media Wednesday during a press conference at the school. The Bulloch County resident and Milledgeville native, who has 19 years of coaching experience&n... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 5/15/14

Statesboro High Presents 15th Annual "Vaudeville" Production on Saturday
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Statesboro High School's Fine Arts Department is proud to present their last production of the season, "Vaudeville."  The variety show is in its 15th year and is an excellent showcase of student talent. The show begins at 7:00 p... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 5/15/14

BOE Contemplates State's New Flexibility Options
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The Bulloch County Board of Education (Board) will need to make a major decision by July 15, of next year. That’s when state law (OCGA §20-2-84.3) requires all school systems to notify the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) which o... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 5/14/14

Kindergarten Can't Wait; August Is Too Late
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Bulloch County Schools encourages parents to register their children now for kindergarten, so that our elementary schools are fully prepared to meet your child’s individual needs before school begins on August 1. Pre-kindergarten and kinderg... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 5/14/14

Board Approves Administrative Contracts; SHS Principal Contract Not Renewed; New Football Coach for Portal High
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The Bulloch County Board of Education met in a called executive session Tuesday afternoon to vote on three separate personnel recommendations: (1) a new head football coach at Portal Middle High; (2) a new director of mathematics for system level ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 5/13/14

Statesboro Police Notify Superintendent of Principal's Arrest
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Friday afternoon, May 9,  the Statesboro Police Department notified Bulloch County Schools Superintendent Charles Wilson of the arrest of Dr. Martin Waters, principal of Statesboro High School. Waters was arrested in connection with the SPD&r... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 5/9/14

Foundation for Public Education Hosts "You've Got Talent."
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The Bulloch County Foundation for Public Education is hosting "You've Got Talent," their second annual talent show that will feature the elementary through high school level winners from the district's 15 schools.  The event... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 5/6/14

Letter from Superintendent Charles Wilson
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Bulloch County Schools Superintendent Charles Wilson has drafted the attached letter to employees, parents, and students regarding the arrest of two Statesboro High School employees.  The letter has been distributed to employees, and schools ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 5/1/14

Superintendent's Statement Regarding Arrest of Two SHS Faculty Members
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Attached is an official statement from Charles Wilson, Superintendent of Bulloch County Schools, concerning the arrests and active investigations of two Statesboro High School faculty members. Bulloch County Schools is cooperating fully with local... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 4/30/14

Board Approves New Principal for SEB Middle
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The Board of Education approved Torian White as the new principal of Southeast Bulloch Middle School during an executive session after Thursday’s Board meeting.  White currently serves as the principal of Conyers Middle School, a positi... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 4/25/14

Brown Presents Tentative Balanced Budget to Board
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Bulloch County Schools Chief Financial Officer Troy Brown presented a proposed Fiscal Year 2015 Budget to Board members Thursday evening during their April work session.  Brown is continuing to work with departments to finalize the document w... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 4/25/14

GA Releases CCRPI Scores; Majority of Local Scores Rise
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
Georgia schools received their report cards Monday as the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) released district- and school-level scores for the state’s newest accountability tool. The majority of Bulloch County’s schools and the d... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 4/21/14

Fine Arts Students to Lead First Friday May 2
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
The Downtown Statesboro Development Authority will host its monthly First Friday festivities on May 2, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. featuring Bulloch County Schools' fine arts students.  Come see our student choruses, jazz bands, drama stu... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 4/20/14

Five Students Advance to FCCLA Nationals
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
Five local high school students took home Gold and Silver medals at the state STAR competition in Athens, March 20 – 22, during the Georgia Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) Leadership Conference. These wins qualify Mos... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 4/11/14

Bulloch County Spring Special Olympics is Set for April 25
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
More than 170 students will gather on April 25, from 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., at Statesboro High School's Womack Field, to participate in the Bulloch County Spring Special Olympics. Athletes will compete in events such as the 100-mete... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 4/9/14

SEB Chorus to Sing at Carnegie Hall
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High School’s (SEB) Advanced Chorus will sing in a mass choir concert at Carnegie Hall’s Stern Auditorium in New York City, April 23 – 25, 2015, during the Choirs of America (COA) Nationals for Mixed Choirs.&nbs... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 4/8/14

Peacock Wins District GMA Essay Contest; Third Year for SEBMS
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
Ethan Peacock, a sixth-grade student at Southeast Bulloch Middle School, won the Georgia Municipal Association’s annual “If I Were Mayor,” Essay Contest for District 12.  He is one of twelve district winners from across the ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 4/4/14

Board Brief News Report for March 27
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met for its regularly scheduled work session on Thursday, March 27.  The Board reviewed and discussed the forecasted Fiscal Year 2015 Budget and long-range financial forecast as well as current and upcomi... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 4/3/14

Four Schools Have New Leadership for 2014-15
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
Four Bulloch County schools will have new leadership for the 2014-2015 school year, which begins August 1 for students. Though each will be a new face on campus, they currently serve as instructional leaders at other district schools. “The s... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 4/3/14

March Math-ness: JPBES & LCMS Reign at Math Tournament
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
Nearly 200 fifth- and sixth-grade mathletes from 13 public and three private schools took center court on Saturday, March 22, at Southeast Bulloch High School for the 32nd Annual Penny Sikes Math Tournament. Julia P. Bryant Elementary and Langston... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 3/27/14

Mattie Lively Makes Wal-Mart a Classroom
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
Mattie Lively Elementary School teachers took their lessons to the aisles March 18, as the school hosted its first Family Math Night at Wal-Mart in Statesboro.  From 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., more than 100 students and parents participated in a... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 3/25/14

Input Needed to Ensure Schools' Federal & State Funding
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
Bulloch County Schools invites parents and the community to give input to its federal and state programs on Tuesday, April 22, from 5:00- 6:00 p.m. at the William James Educational Complex on 150 Williams Road. This meeting is required annually to... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 3/21/14

Board Brief News Report
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
A Board Brief News Report of items discussed at the March 13, 2014, Bulloch County Board of Education meeting is now available.  See the attached document.  The Board's next meeting is a work session scheduled for March 27, 2014, at ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 3/20/14

SHS Hosts Matinees for Area Youngsters
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
This spring area preschool and elementary teachers will have two opportunities to share live theatre with youngsters in their classes as Statesboro High School’s  Fine Arts Department hosts two student matinees, “The Jungle Book&r... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 3/17/14

Georgia Honors Local Boards of Education
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
Bulloch County Schools is joining in a statewide celebration March 17 – 21 to salute the efforts of our local Board of Education members. The Georgia Assembly has proclaimed this time as School Board Appreciation Week in our state, and the w... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 3/12/14

Magic Marc Highlights Langston Chapel Middle's Math/Science Night
Audience: Homepage, News, News Archive and Homepage
Langston Chapel Middle School has a host of organizations partnering with them on Thursday, March 13, to provide students and their families a fun-filled way to enjoy science and technology.  Returning again this year is Magic Marc to add to ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 3/4/14

Statesboro High Presents Annual Fine Arts Night "Collage Live"
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive

Statesboro High School's Fine Arts Department will present it's annual "Collage Live" student showcase, Thursday, March 6. Guests may drop in any time between 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. at the SHS Fine Arts Auditorium and F... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 3/3/14

Austin to Compete in District Spelling Bee
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
Probably by the time you read Saturday morning’s paper, Michael Austin, Bulloch County’s 2014 Spelling Bee Champion, will be taking the stage to compete against champions from 17 other counties at the District 8 Spelling Bee at Waycros... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 2/28/14

URGENT WEATHER UPDATE (5:30 PM) - Schools Closed Thursday
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
Bulloch County Schools will be closed again on Thursday for students and staff due to the continued winter precipitation, icy conditions, and power outages throughout Bulloch County.  Students will not have to make up the four days they have ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 2/12/14

Southeast Bulloch High Health Fair Rescheduled
Audience: Homepage, News and News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High School's HOSA, FCCLA and FFA Health Fair scheduled for Tuesday,4: 00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.; has been rescheduled for Monday, Feb. 3 from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

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Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 1/30/14

GSU Engineering Department Visits Statesboro High
Audience: Homepage and News Archive
Dr. Aniruddha Mitraup of Georgia Southern University's Department of Mechanical Engineering, along with engineering students Chris Gerdmann and Juan Segarra, recently spoke to Statesboro High School's Advanced Engineering students in DeWay... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 1/18/14

Community Discusses Religious Liberties with BOE
Audience: Homepage and News Archive
More than 250 people attended the Bulloch County Board of Education’s regularly scheduled meeting December 5, for an opportunity to speak about how they feel educators should be able to express their faith within a public school environment.... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 12/6/13

Proctor Selected as Delegate for National FFA Convention
Audience: Homepage, News Archive and Homepage
Jacob Proctor, a senior at Southeast Bulloch High School, has been selected as a delegate for Georgia FFA to the 86th Annual National FFA Organization Convention that will be held in Louisville, Kentucky in October. Each year, nearly 50 students f... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 8/12/13

GSU to Host STEM Festival
Audience: Homepage, News, News Archive and Homepage
Georgia Southern University will host the I2 STEM Festival on Saturday, September 14, 10 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at the Nessmith-Lane Continuing Education Center at 847 Plant Drive on campus..  The fun-filled family event is free to the public and o... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 8/9/13

BCS to Host Meeting for Focus Schools (JPBES & WJMS)
Audience: Homepage, News, News Archive and Homepage
Bulloch County Schools is inviting parents and guardians of Julia P. Bryant Elementary and William James Middle students to a community forum on Thursday, August 15, 6:00 p.m., at JPBES to discuss a Flexible Learning Program (FLP).  Administr... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene
Published: 8/5/13

Bulloch Co. Schools Recognized at Governor's REACH Reception
Audience: News Archive
Superintendent Charles Wilson and Dr. Fran Stephens attended a REACH Georgia reception at the Governor’s Mansion June 11. Bulloch County Schools was recognized as one of five school systems selected to pilot the new program that  suppor... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/14/13

Southeast Bulloch Students Capture State 4-H Championship
Audience: News Archive
Four Southeast Bulloch High students were part of the Bulloch County 4-H Shooting Team that captured the 2013 Georgia Trap and Skeet Championship June 1, at Forest City Gun Club in Savannah.  The team will now advance to the National Shooting... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/14/13

Bulloch County Board of Education News Brief
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met Thursday, June 13.  Attached is a Board Brief news report of items discussed at this meeting. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/14/13

Bulloch County Schools Graduation Rates Rise
Audience: News Archive


Bulloch County Schools’ graduation rate rose more than four percent and was two percent higher than the state average according to scores released May 22 by the Georgia Department of Education (GDOE). This is the second year that the GDO... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/7/13

Transfer Requests; House Bill 251 - School Choice
Audience: News Archive
As the parent or guardian of a student currently enrolled in Bulloch County Schools, under a state law (HB 251), you may request to transfer your child to another public school within the school district prior to any upcoming school year... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/4/13

Panthers Repeat as Region Team & Individual Golf Champions
Audience: News Archive
Portal Middle High School's middle school girls golf team competed in the Southeast Georgia Region Middle School Golf Tournament on April 30 in Metter at Willow Lake Country Club. The three-person team of Layne Clark, Faith Reddick and Madison... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/4/13

Regional Library Hosts Annual Summer Reading Program
Audience: News Archive
The Statesboro Regional Public Library is once again hosting its annual Summer Reading Program.  It provides fun learning activities all summer for pre-school to teenage students.  Be sure to visit the library, register your child, ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/28/13

Bulloch Co. Schools Honors First REACH Scholars
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools hosted a signing ceremony May 23, at the Bulloch County Board of Education to announce the district’s first REACH scholars.  Five seventh-grade females from three of the school system’s four middle schools w... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/27/13

Ryan Rogers - Portal Middle High Valedictorian
Audience: News Archive
“We’re all going to college,” Ryan Rogers, Portal Middle High School’s valedictorian and STAR student said of his close knit group of friends in a graduating class of 54.  “I’m going from what’s proba... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/26/13

Emiry Blitch - Southeast Bulloch High Valedictorian
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch’s Emiry Blitch is a quite young lady who is more comfortable singing than speaking, but what she shares with her exquisite soprano vocal is worth a listen.  She’s one of the state’s most accomplished female... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/26/13

Sherwin Davoud - Statesboro High School Valedictorian
Audience: News Archive
If there were one word to describe Sherwin Davoud, it would be sustainability.  This is not for his ability to endure, which he will, but for his interest in ecology and renewable energy.  He has amassed an incredible amount of research ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/26/13

Schools Honor Parent Volunteers
Audience: News Archive
Members of the Bulloch County Board of Education, the District-wide Parent Advisory Committee, and the school system’s superintendent, federal programs director, parent involvement coordinators, and other central office staff all gathered Ma... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/23/13

Clifton Chosen to Lead Southeast Bulloch High School
Audience: News Archive
In seeking to find a new principal for Southeast Bulloch High, Bulloch County Schools Superintendent Charles Wilson had only to look next door to Southeast Bulloch Middle. SEBMS Principal Donna Clifton has been selected to fill the vacancy left by... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/22/13

Southeast Bulloch High Principal Accepts Position in Bryan Co.
Audience: News Archive
Dr. Trey Robertson, principal of Southeast Bulloch High (SEBHS), is leaving Bulloch County Schools to accept an assistant superintendent position with Bryan County Schools.  Robertson notified his staff Friday morning. “We appreciate Dr... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/20/13

GSU Keeps Students Active in Summer with VERB
Audience: News Archive


In partnership with the Boys and Girls Club, Georgia Southern University is sponsoring the second year of VERBTM Summer Scorecard (VSS).  VSS is a free program that encourages youth to go out and play over the summer months, a time when p... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/17/13

May is Better Speech & Hearing Month
Audience: News Archive
The most anticipated moment for a parent is the sound of a child’s first words. But what if the words are delayed, jumbled, or never come at all. Speech and language problems can affect early learning and self-esteem.  Each day Bulloch ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/14/13

Ledlow's Lines Lead to GA Municipal Assoc. Honor
Audience: News Archive
If she were mayor, Southeast Bulloch Middle School sixth grader Rebecca Ledlow would serve citizens by “creating a fair place to live and work by maintaining a safe environment, focusing on growth and prosperity for jobs and new businesses, ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/10/13

New Principals for Mattie Lively & Sallie Zetterower
Audience: News Archive
In its May 9 meeting, the Bulloch County Board of Education approved Todd Williford as the new principal of Mattie Lively Elementary (MLES).  He will replace Jennifer Quick, who announced her desire to return to the classroom for the coming y... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/10/13

GSU Offers Youth Leadership 2013 for Rising 7th - 9th Graders
Audience: News Archive
Continuing Education at Georgia Southern University is gearing up to host Youth Leadership 2013 for the third consecutive year. This year's theme is "Impacting my Community: Innovative Community Project". GSU is o... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/8/13

GA Releases CCRPI Scores; 9 of 15 Schools Exceed State Averages
Audience: News Archive
The state created a new accountability system called the College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI), which will help school systems tell parents and the public how schools are performing in a more comprehensive manner than the pa... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/7/13

Statesboro Presents "Vaudeville" Saturday
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School's Fine Arts Department will present its annual variety show, "Vaudeville...on the Small Screen," on Saturday, May 18, 7:30 p.m. in the school's aduitorium. The one-night-only show will be filled with singin... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/7/13

Bulloch Co. is Home to Georgia Teacher of the Year
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools’ 2014 Teacher of the Year Jemelleh Coes was selected as Georgia’s Teacher of the Year Friday at the contest’s annual banquet in Atlanta, at the Georgia International Convention Center.  Coes is a speci... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/4/13

USDA Helps Prepare Portal FFA for Nationals
Audience: News Archive
Michael Williams of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is giving the Portal Middle High School FFA Meats Evaluation Team insight into his career while helping the four-person, state champion team train for a shot at the national ti... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/3/13

Georgia STEM Day is May 3
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools is partnering with the TAG Education Collaborative (TAG-Ed), the Technology Association of Georgia’s charitable organization dedicated to preparing the next-generation workforce, the Georgia Department of Education, an... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/2/13

Mainstreet's "First Friday" Features Fine Arts Students
Audience: News Archive
The Downtown Statesboro Development Authority’s "First Friday" event for May will feature fine arts students from Statesboro High School and William James Middle School and members of the Averitt Center for the Arts Dance Scho... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/2/13

Southeast Bulloch's Symphonic Winds in Concert Friday
Audience: News Archive
The Southeast Bulloch High School Symphonic Winds will host their final concert of the year tonight at 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the SEBHS Auditorium. Admission is free with a canned food donation for the Statesboro Food Bank.&... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/2/13

Annual SHS Fine Arts Event "Collage Live" is Thursday
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School will host "Collage Live," on Thursday, May 2, from 5:30 - 8:00 p.m. "Collage Live" is an interactive fine arts event that features drama, dance, visual arts, and instrumental and vocal music. Guests have ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/29/13

SECME Selects McCombs as Its National Teacher of the Year
Audience: News Archive
SECME, Inc. (formerly the Southeastern Consortium for Minorities in Engineering) has selected Statesboro High School Science Teacher Richard McCombs as its 2013 SECME National Co-Teacher of the Year.  McCombs was surprised with the announceme... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/24/13

CRCT Tests Are April 22-30; Tests Aligned to New Common Core
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools will administer the Georgia Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCTs) April 22-30 in grades three through eight.  These tests are designed to measure how students have aquired and understood the knowledge,concepts, ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/22/13

High School Firefighter Wins State Skills USA Competition
Audience: News Archive
Conor Baker, an 18-year-old senior at Statesboro High School and a local volunteer fireman, qualified to represent Georgia in the 49th Annual National Leadership & Skills Conference June 24 – 28 in Kansas City, after his first-place win ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/22/13

More Than 200 Gather for Community Education Summit
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education (BOE) hosted a Community Education Summit Thursday, April 18, at Statesboro High School as part of its efforts to engage stakeholders.  More than 200 people attended the event, where they heard prese... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/22/13

SHS Ducks Unlimited Chapter to Host Inaugural Banquet
Audience: News Archive
The Statesboro High School Chapter of Ducks Unlimited is hosting its Inaugural Banquet on Wednesday, April 24, 6:30 p.m. at the Kiwanis Ogeechee Fairgrounds in Statesboro. Come out and support the young men and women of the only high school Ducks ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/22/13

SHS Presents "Wizard of Oz" & Audience Costume Contest
Audience: News Archive
The Statesboro High School Fine Arts Department will present their spring musical, "The Wizard of Oz," for the public on Saturday, April 20, at 2:00 p.m. in the SHS Fine Arts Auditorium. Tickets are all general admission and ar... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/16/13

Board Honors HOSA Health IT Innovation State Finalists
Audience: News Archive
Thursday evening the Bulloch County Board of Education recognized Shelby Rice and Kayleigh Dyches, juniors at Southeast Bulloch High School, who were one of four teams selected by the TAG Education Collaborative (TAG‐Ed) and the Georgia Department... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/4/13

REACH GA - Important Info. for Parents of Seventh Graders
Audience: News Archive
REACH Georgia is a needs-based mentoring and scholarship program designed to ensure that Georgia’s academically promising students have the academic, social, and financial support needed to graduate from high school and complete college. Bul... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/3/13

Burrell Wins State Literary Event; Team Wins Region
Audience: News Archive
Katy Burrell, an eleventh-grade student at Southeast Bulloch High School, won first place in Girls Dramatic Interpretation at the Georgia High School Association’s State Literary Meet March 16 at Veterans High School in Kathleen, GA, just ou... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/1/13

Portal FFA Team Places Fourth in State
Audience: News Archive
The Portal Middle High School National FFA Organization Chapter’s Nursery and Landscaping Team placed fourth in the state Nursery Landscape Career Development Event Saturday, March 23, at the State Botanical Gardens at the University of Geor... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/1/13

Three Students Selected for 50th Annual Governor's Honors
Audience: News Archive
Three students are finalists for the 2013 Georgia Governor’s Honors Program which will be held this summer at Valdosta State University. Anji Li is a mathematics finalist from Statesboro High, and Southeast Bulloch High’s finalists are... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/1/13

April 5 is Early Release Day for Parent/Teacher Conferences
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools has scheduled an early release day on Friday, April 5 for parent-teacher conferences. We encourage all parents to schedule a time to meet with your child's/children's teacher(s). All students will receive a sack lunc... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/28/13

Young Georgia Authors Contest Winners Announced
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools announced its 13 first-place county-level Young Georgia Authors Contest winners, whose entries will now be submitted to the state-level competition. State winners will be announced May 17, by the Georgia Department of Educat... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/27/13

Fine Arts Students to Highlight Downtown Festivities May 3
Audience: News Archive
The Downtown Statesboro Development Authority’s (DSDA) First Friday event May 3, on the Courthouse lawn, will feature fine arts students from Statesboro High and Langston Chapel Middle. “We have such a wonderful group of students comin... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/27/13

Exceptional Children's Week is March 25-29
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools (BCS) will join the state and the local Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) in celebrating Exceptional Children’s Week (ECW) March 25-29.  The event is used to educate the public about children with disabilitie... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/25/13

"Ghost Out" to Send Sobering Message to Teens
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Commission on Human Services and the Grants to Reduce Alcohol Abuse will facilitate the annual "Ghost Out" events for local high school students at Southeast Bulloch High Friday, March 29, 8:15 - 9:30 a.m, and Statesboro High Ap... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/22/13

Georgia Honors School Boards March 18 - 22
Audience: News Archive
The Georgia School Boards Association and Bulloch County Schools are part of a statewide effort March 18 – 22, to recognize and salute the service of local school board members. These dates have been proclaimed School Board Appreciation Week... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/20/13

Power Outage Affects Lester Rd. Area & Statesboro High
Audience: News Archive
A limb that fell across a transformer bank in the Lester Road residential area behind Statesboro High caused a two-hour power outage at the school just before lunch Wednesday morning. The school’s back-up generators provided emergency lighti... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/20/13

PRIDE Teams Kick Butts for Drug Prevention Education
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools’ middle and high school PRIDE teams will participate in National Kick Butts Day Wednesday, March 20, with events on each of the school system’s seven upper grades campuses.  Kick Butts Day is a national day ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/19/13

Fire Alarm Causes Evacuation of Nevils Elementary
Audience: News Archive
Nevils Elementary School was evacuated for about 30 minutes Tuesday afternoon after a fire alarm on campus sounded at approximately 1:10 p.m.  There were no injuries and no damage to the facility, and first responders found no smoke or fire w... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/19/13

Love of Teaching Prompts Principal's Return to Classroom
Audience: News Archive
This fall Mattie Lively Elementary will have a new leader, as Jennifer Quick, the school’s current principal, has decided to return to the classroom. “My love of teaching and my desire to make a difference in the lives of students is d... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/15/13

Southeast Bulloch Creates Annual Day Of Service
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High School will hold its First Annual Day of Service Saturday, March 16, to help teach the value of community service to its students and benefit local support organizations and the school.  To kick-off the event, a special... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/15/13

Bulloch Educator is GA Teacher of the Year Finalist
Audience: News Archive
Jemelleh Coes, an eighth grade special education teacher at Langston Chapel Middle School and Bulloch County’s Teacher of the Year for 2013-14, was named Monday as one Georgia’s ten finalists for the 2014 state Teacher of the Year.Coes... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/12/13

Citizens Helping Lead Change - Community Asked to Give Input
Audience: News Archive
Superintendent Charles Wilson addressed nearly 30 local citizens at the first meeting of a recently formed community advisory committee that is volunteering to help identify education issues and gather input from throughout the community for Bullo... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/11/13

Females Encouraged to Seek STEM Careers
Audience: News Archive
Thirty female students from William James Middle joined with their peers from across the state to participate in a series of STEM(science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) Education Coalition lectures at The College of Coastal Georgia in ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/8/13

Lanier to Head Department of Organizational Effectiveness
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education has selected veteran Bulloch County Schools (BCS) employee, Monica Lanier, to head its new Department of Organizational Effectiveness. Her duties include coordinating the school system’s strategic planni... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/6/13

Southeast Bulloch Observes National FFA Week
Audience: News Archive
The Southeast Bulloch High National FFA Organization Chapter observed National FFA Week February 3 – 8, as Chapter members thanked faculty and staff for their support and learned from agricultural professionals during this fun-filled event. ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/6/13

Celebrating Culture in the Classroom - Black History Month
Audience: News Archive
Black history and culture wasn’t just a subject for social studies classes this month. Teachers across curriculums, including art and music, found unique ways to show the contributions of black people on not just America’s culture, but... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/1/13

First Annual Skeet Shoot Has Ducks U. Off to a Bang
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High’s new Ducks Unlimited Chapter hosted its First Annual Skeet Shoot February 16, at Bay Gall Sporting Clays in Bulloch County. Despite the inclement weather, 49 competitors ranging from ages 12 to 72 participated. The event rai... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/27/13

Board Seeks Community Engagement for Strategic Planning
Audience: News Archive
More than 100 parents, community and business leaders, and school system administrators and faculty met Thursday evening at Mattie Lively Elementary for the Annual Joint Meeting of the Bulloch County Board of Education and the council from each of... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/26/13

Weather Update - Attendance & Morning Commute to School
Audience: News Archive
According to Transportation Director Paul Webb, no buses became stuck or slid into ditches during the morning commute. There were some roads in our rural areas that buses were not able to go down this morning because they had either been marked by... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/26/13

Schools Open in Bulloch for Tuesday - Monitoring Conditions
Audience: News Archive
As of 4:30 p.m. Monday afternoon, there are no plans to cancel or delay schools in Bulloch County for Tuesday, February 26.  Bulloch County Schools Transportation Director Paul Webb is in contact with Bulloch County Emergency Management ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/25/13

Goodson Selected for All-State Chorus
Audience: News Archive
Roz Goodson, a senior at Statesboro High, has been selected by the Georgia Music Educators Association (GMEA) for its All-State Chorus. Goodson, along with the state’s most accomplished student vocalists, will work with guest conductors this... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/21/13

Statesboro Shows Its Talent for Foundation
Audience: News Archive
Dancers took the top spots at the Bulloch County Foundation for Public Education’s First Annual Statesboro’s Got Talent fundraiser February 16, at Statesboro High School. Courtney Cribbs, an 11-year-old dancer, who performed a high-ene... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/20/13

Blue Devils Selected for District & State Honor Bands
Audience: News Archive
The Georgia Music Educators Association (GMEA) selected 11 members of the Statesboro High Blue Devils Symphonic Band for its District 1 Honor Bands and two members for its more elite All-State Band after auditions that took place in December at So... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/19/13

SEB Clubs Raise $3473 in Eight Days for Children's Hospital
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High’s National Beta and Key Clubs teamed up to raise $3,473.42 for the Gabe's Chemo Ducks program at Backus Children's Hospital in Savannah.  The contributions from SEBHS will purchase 132 ducks, enough to pro... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/12/13

Statesboro's Got Talent Voting Underway - Contest is Feb. 16
Audience: News Archive
Be sure to vote for your favorite artist in The Bulloch County Foundation for Public Education's "Statesboro's Got Talent" contest.  See 15 local artists perform Saturday, February 16, 6 p.m. at the Statesboro High Scho... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/12/13

Super Bowl Champion Thanks Statesboro High
Audience: News Archive
Former Statesboro High Blue Devil De’Angelo Tyson, now a defensive end for the 2013 Super Bowl Champion Baltimore Ravens, visited his alma mater Thursday. “What a surprise I had when De'Angelo, a SuperBowl champ, walked into my off... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/8/13

Scott is 2013 Bulloch County Spelling Bee Champion
Audience: News Archive
Gabe Scott, a 10-year-old, fifth-grade student from Julia P. Bryant Elementary, won the 2013 Bulloch County Spelling Bee Monday night at the Statesboro High School Fine Arts Auditorium.  Scott correctly spelled, “reactionary,” to ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/5/13

Bulloch County Hosts Third Annual Student Technology Fair
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools hosted its Third Annual Regional Student Technology Fair (RSTF) Saturday, January 26, at Julia P. Bryant Elementary School.  This year’s event was sponsored by Dabbs, Hickman, Hill & Cannon, LLC of Statesboro,... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/1/13

Langston Chapel Middle Captures Championship
Audience: News Archive
They entered postseason tournament play seeded fourth, but Langston Chapel Middle’s Boys Basketball Team once again captured the Coastal Empire Region Championship for the second straight year, increasing their title wins to three in the pas... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/31/13

PTO Events Raise Funds for Schools
Audience: News Archive
The volunteers that lead the Parent Teacher Organizations (PTO) within our schools do an amazing job organizing fun family events that raise crucial funds for our schools for supplemental projects and supplies.  Their investment of time&... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/30/13

Pre-K & Kindergarten Registration Begins March 4
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools' pre-kindergarten and kindergarten registration for the upcoming 2013-2014 School Year will be March 4 - March 8.  For more information about how to obtain a registration packet, registration times, required in... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/24/13

Schools Participate in 2013 Kiss-A-Pig Campaign
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools will once again participate in the American Diabetes Association's Kiss-A-Pig Campaign for the south Georgia area.  This year's Kiss-A-Pig candidate for Bulloch County is none other than Statesboro's Russ La... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/24/13

Foundation Set to Raise Funds for Educators with Talent Show
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Foundation for Public Education is hosting the First Annual Statesboro's Got Talent Contest, Saturday, February 16, 6:00 p.m. at Statesboro High School's Fine Arts Auditorium. The event is part of the Foundation's fu... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/23/13

Statesboro High to Present "Sleeping Beauty"
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School’s Fine Arts Department will present a classic fairy tale, “Sleeping Beauty,” March 22-24, in the school’s performing arts auditorium.  As has become tradition, the opening performance, Friday, Ma... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/19/13

Woulard is Public Relations Intern
Audience: News Archive
Davia Woulard, a senior at Georgia Southern University (GSU), will be serving as an intern with Bulloch County Schools’ Public Relations and Marketing Department for the spring semester. Woulard is public relations major and will be graduati... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/18/13

New Board Members Ready to Serve
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Probate Judge Lee DeLoach presided over a special swearing-in ceremony Thursday night during the Bulloch Couty Board of Education's annual organizational meeting.  Re-elected members Maurice Hill (District 8) and Mike Hernd... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/11/13

Statesboro Receives Ducks Unlimited Charter
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High has received a Ducks Unlimited Charter (DU), making it the only high school in Georgia with an active DU chapter.  Stephen Walker, DU’s regional director, was on hand at the school December 4, for the first meeting. He f... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/8/13

Help Us Make Our Students CRCT-Ready - Tests Are April 22-30
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools will administer the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests to third through eighth-grade students April 22-30.  This test is required by the Georgia Department of Education, and it is a major assessment tool used to dete... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/7/13

Local Businesses Sponsor Regional Student Technology Fair
Audience: News Archive
Dabbs, Hickman, Hill & Cannon, LLP (DHHC), a local accounting firm, donated $1,000 to the Bulloch County Foundation for Public Education December 13, to be a Gold-level, title sponsor of the Regional Student Technology Fair hosted annually by ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/19/12

Superintendent of Schools Responds to Connecticut Tragedy
Audience: News Archive
Words cannot express the sorrow we feel for the families and faculty at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut.  Knowing that the Newtown County Public Schools cares for its students and faculty and their wellbeing just as we do, ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/17/12

Board Brief News Report for December 13 2012
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met Thursday, December 13, 2012.  Attached is a Board Brief news report on items discussed.  The next Bulloch County Board of Education meeting is January 10, 2013, 6:30 p.m.  This will be the B... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/17/12

Help in Healing from a Tragedy - Tips for Parents & Professionals
Audience: News Archive
As we return to school after such a disturbing national tragedy, we want to be aware of how our students may need help in dealing with this crisis.  To help parents and professionals, we are posting some helpful resources.
The first is from ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/17/12

William James Student Wins Eagle Nation In Education Competition
Audience: News Archive
A Georgia Southern University Eagle Nation on Parade sculpture will find a home at William James Middle School in Statesboro after one of its students created the winning design for the Eagle Nation in Education competition.
The name of the winni... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/13/12

Ten SEB Students Selected for All-State Chorus
Audience: News Archive
Ten of Southeast Bulloch High’s Advanced Chorus members will perform with the Georgia Music Educators Association’s (GMEA) prestigious All-State Chorus in Savannah, February 21-23.  The students auditioned and achieved scores that... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/11/12

State Writing Test Results Positive for Bulloch County
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools released its Georgia High School Writing Test (GHSWT) results Wednesday.  As a district, 91 percent of “All Students” taking the test met or exceeded standards, and  95 percent of all “Eleventh Gr... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/5/12

Foundation for Public Education Accepting Grant Applications
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Foundation for Public Education is accepting applications from teachers for its spring grants. A grant application and rubric is attached below. The deadline to submit applications is Monday, January 7, 4:00 p.m. ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/5/12

SEB High FFA Wins Multiple Awards at National Convention
Audience: News Archive
Members of Southeast Bulloch High’s FFA Chapter received several awards during the 85th Annual National FFA Organization Convention held at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis October 24-27.  Their awards included one of the h... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/5/12

Exchange Club to Erect Freedom Shrine at Julia P. Bryant
Audience: News Archive
Julia P. Bryant Elementary is receiving an early Christmas present from the Exchange Club of Statesboro December 7, 9:30 a.m., as the club will erect its fourth Freedom Shrine in Bulloch County.  The public is welcome to attend.
T... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/3/12

GSBA Honors Statesboro Herald for Education Reporting
Audience: News Archive
The Georgia School Boards Association (GSBA) honored The Statesboro Herald with a Beacon Award for excellence in education reporting during a special awards banquet Friday in Atlanta at the Renaissance Waverly Hotel. Nine print and electronic medi... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/1/12

Portal Wins State FFA Event
Audience: News Archive
Portal Middle High’s FFA Meats Evaluation Team won the Georgia FFA Meats Evaluation & Technology Career Development Event (CDE) held at the University of Georgia’s Meat Science Lab in Athens, November 10. The four-person team compr... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/26/12

"Scrooge" Musical Returns to Statesboro Stage
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High’s Fine Arts Department will present its annual student matinee and public performances of the musical “Scrooge,” based on the Charles Dickens’ classic, A Christmas Carol, this December in the school’s ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/16/12

Portal Students Grow Poinsettias for 8th Annual Sale
Audience: News Archive
Portal Middle High School's Nursery/Landscaping and Horticulture classes have been cultivating 300 poinsettias in the school's greenhouse since September  in preparation for the school's 8th Annual Poinsettia Sale. Dr. Tom Marshal... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/15/12

Governor Proclaims Nov. 12-16 School Psychology Week
Audience: News Archive
Governor Nathan Deal has joined both the national and the state School Psychologists Associations in  proclaiming November 8-12, School Psychology Awareness Week to recognize the contribution of school psychology in the education of Georgia&r... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/14/12

Board Brief News Report for November 8, 2012
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met for its regular session meeting Thursday, November 8, 2012, at the William James Educational Complex in Statesboro.  Attached is a Board Brief News Report about items discussed at this meeting.  ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/12/12

State School Superintendent Thanks Parents for Involvement
Audience: News Archive
November is Parent Engagement Month in Georgia, and schools across the state are highlighting the role parents play in a student’s education.  In addition, Nov. 15 is National Parent Involvement Day, a time for all parents to consider h... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/8/12

GA Leads the Country in Growth on National Tests
Audience: News Archive
According to the Georgia Department of Education, Georgia leads the country when looking at year-to-year growth on the most recent national tests. One-year growth on the SAT, ACT, Advanced Placement (AP), and the National Assessment of Educational... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/7/12

Pulpits to Front Porches; Parents Urged to Be Involved
Audience: News Archive
Governor Nathan Deal has proclaimed November as Parent Engagement Month in Georgia, but Bulloch County Schools is encouraging parent involvement throughout the year by taking their message to pulpits and front porches. 
The school district ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/5/12

Schools to Salute Veterans
Audience: News Archive
There’s no better way to teach students the patriotic rituals, symbols, and songs of our country than to give them an opportunity to meet and honor those who have served and fought to protect our freedoms.  Several Bulloch County school... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/5/12

Yellow Jackets Command Stage at Region
Audience: News Archive
The Southeast Bulloch High Drama Team took command of the stage at the Region 1-AAA One-Act Play Competition October 16, at Appling County High School in Baxley. They performed Jim Leonard’s newest drama, “Anatomy of Gray.” They ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/5/12

Yellow Jacket Cheerleaders Capture Region; Head to State
Audience: News Archive
Congratulations to the Southeast Bulloch High School Competition Cheerleading Squad for capturing the Region 1-AAA title Saturday at Toombs County Middle School.  They will advance to the state finals this Saturday, 2:00 p.m. in Columbus.&nbs... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/4/12

Coes is Bulloch County Teacher of the Year
Audience: News Archive
Jemelleh Coes, an eighth-grade special education teacher at Langston Chapel Middle, is the 2014 Bulloch County Schools Teacher of the Year. She learned of her selection Tuesday as Superintendent Charles Wilson and school administrators surprised h... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/30/12

Panthers' Return to Stage Results in Win
Audience: News Archive
Portal Middle High School’s Drama Team won second place at the Region 2-A One-Act Play Competition October 19 at Vidalia Southeastern Technical College.  Competing against seven other teams, the 21-member cast performed, “This is ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/26/12

Bulloch County Schools to Celebrate Parent Engagement Month
Audience: News Archive
November is Parent Engagement Month in Georgia and November 15, 2012 is National Parent Involvement Day.  Bulloch County Schools is partnering with local congregations to help us spread the word that parents are key to a child's educ... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/26/12

Barge Names Local Student to State Advisory Council
Audience: News Archive
Ethan Perkins, a Southeast Bulloch High School senior, was selected to serve on State Superintendent John Barge's Student Advisory Council.  Perkins was one of only 50 students selected from more than 750 applicants from 121 school distri... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/25/12

SHS Brings Shakespeare to the Stage
Audience: News Archive
The Statesboro High Fine Arts Department will present "Shakespeare on Stage" Tuesday, October 30, featuring "The Tragedy of Macbeth" at 7:00 p.m. and "The Taming of the Shrew" at 8:15 p.m. General admission tickets ar... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/25/12

S&P Raises School District's Bond Rating
Audience: News Archive
Standard & Poor’s (S&P), the nation’s second-leading bond rating firm, raised its school issuer credit rating on Bulloch County Schools’ (BCS) general obligation bonds from “A Plus” to “AA Minus,” ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/24/12

5th Annual Turkey Trot Benefits Foundation
Audience: News Archive
The 5th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Race is Saturday, November 10 at the Bulloch County Courthouse.  The event is open to runners and walkers of all ages, and it benefits the Mainstreet Farmers Market and the Bulloch County Foundation for Publ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/23/12

High School Students to Participate in Teen Maze
Audience: News Archive
More than 1600 tenth and eleventh grade students from Bulloch County’s public and private schools will participate in one of five enactments of the Teen Maze, October 22 - 26, in the gymnasiums of  Statesboro, Portal and Southeast Bullo... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/22/12

Statesboro High Fine Arts Students Present "Collage Live"
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School's Fine Arts Department will present it's annual "Collage Live" student showcase, Tuesday, October 23.  Guests may drop in any time between 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. at the SHS Fine Arts Auditorium to see st... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/22/12

Board Brief News Report for October 11, 2012
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met for its regular session Thursday, October 11 at the William James Education Complex in Statesboro.  Attached is a Board Brief news report about items discussed at this meeting.  The Board's n... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/12/12

Meals for the Wheels-Principals Host Bus Appreciation Breakfast
Audience: News Archive
When you’re a bus driver that leaves home before dawn to pick up and deliver up to 48 students to school each day before 8:00 a.m., breakfast may be the last thing on your mind. However, this morning after their morning routes, the dedicated... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/11/12

Historical Society to Place Marker at Statesboro High
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Historical Society and the Statesboro High School Chapter of the Junior Historical Society will place an historical marker at SHS Friday, Oct. 12, 9:30 a.m., to commemorate the school's history. The public is invited to atte... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/9/12

Board Brief News Report for September 27 2012
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met for its scheduled work session Thursday, September 27, 2012.  Attached below is a Board Brief news report of the items disucssed at the meeting.  For more information about the Bulloch County Boa... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/9/12

Board Brief News Report for September 13, 2012
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met for its regular session meeting September 13, 2012.  The Board Brief news report detailing items discussed at that meeting is attached below.  These reports as well as the official minutes are po... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/8/12

Portal Student's Artwork Honored by President Jimmy Carter
Audience: News Archive
Abigail Scarborough, a third grade student at Portal Elementary, won first place in state for her grade level in The Jimmy Carter NHS Education Program and The Peanut Institute’s annual postcard contest. Scarborough, the daughter of Brian an... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/5/12

Sen. Hill Celebrates Pre-K Week at Langston Chapel
Audience: News Archive
Georgia Sen. Jack Hill made a special visit to Langston Chapel Elementary’s pre-kindergarten classes Friday morning in celebration of Georgia Pre-K Week.  Reading to a group of 66 students from the school’s three pre-k classes, th... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/5/12

Boddiford Wins Area Four FFA Event
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High School Senior Knapp Boddiford placed first in the Georgia FFA Association’s Area Four Tractor Operation and Maintenance Career Development Event (CDE), September 25, in Toombs County.  He will represent SEBHS and ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/2/12

Advanced Placement Exam Scores Released
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools released district and school-level Advanced Placement (AP) scores. For a report on the school district's five-year history and the highlight reports for the district and each high school from CollegeBoard, Click Here  to... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/2/12

Technology Brings Training to Teachers; Cost Savings to District
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools is using in-house video for the first timeto simultaneously deliver a professional development series to all administrators and teachers at the school system’s 15 schools and central office. The Standards-Based Classro... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/26/12

Bulloch County Schools Sees Gains in SAT Scores
Audience: News Archive
Monday morning district and school-level SAT scores were released by Bulloch County Schools, the Georgia Department of Education and CollegeBoard, the not-for-profit organization that owns the college entrance exam.  The district and its thre... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/25/12

Time for Technology - Register Now for Tech Fair
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Regional Technology Fair (RTF) is January 26, and Bulloch County Schools is encouraging all interested area public, private and homeschooled students in third through twelfth grade to begin planning their entries.  Bulloch ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/22/12

Early Release Day Oct. 12; Fall Break Oct. 15-19
Audience: News Archive
Parents Encouraged to Schedule Conferences with Teachers
Bulloch County Schools has scheduled an early release day Friday, October 12, for parent - teacher conferences.  All students will be released early on these dates, and will be served ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/21/12

Portal Hosts Bulloch County Commission
Audience: News Archive
In celebration of U.S. Constitution Week, Portal Middle High School hosted the Bulloch County Commission at its campus Tuesday morning.  The seven-member commission, led by Chairman Garrett Nevil, conducted its regularly scheduled meeting in ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/20/12

Foundation Awards Grants Totaling $10,000
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Foundation for Public Education (Foundation) awarded $10,000 in grant funding to 11 projects that were submitted by teachers from Bulloch County Schools.  The Foundation hosted a reception to honor the recipients prior to t... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/20/12

Bulloch One of Six School Districts Selected for GSU's Real STEM
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools is one of six school districts that will benefit from an Innovation Fund grant received by Georgia Southern University from Governor Nathan Deal.  The grant will be used to fund a partnership known as Real STEM, that wi... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/15/12

Board Brief News Report
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education held its regularly scheduled meeting Thursday, August 23.  Attached is a Board Brief news report on items discussed.  The next scheduled meeting is Thursday, September 13, 6:30 p.m. at the Willi... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/15/12

Williford & Gamble "Dance with the Stars" for Safe Haven
Audience: News Archive
Todd Williford and Dionne Gamble are contestants in Safe Haven's annual fundraiser,  "Dancing with the Stars," Thursday, October 4, 7:00 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. at the Georgia Southern University Performing Arts Center.  Williford,... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/14/12

Mainstreet Farmers Market Features Statesboro High
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High students will be exhibitors, entertainers, and chefs at the Mainstreet Farmers Market, Saturday, September 15, 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in the Sea Island Bank parking lot. The month of September is "School Days" at the Ma... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/13/12

September is School Days at the Market
Audience: News Archive
The month of September is School Days at the Market.  Come see our culinary arts and fine arts students take part in the fun and festivities each Saturday in September from 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in the Sea Island Bank parking lot. &nb... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/9/12

Georgia's Top Education Associations Oppose Charter Schools Amendment
Audience: News Archive
The Georgia School Boards Association (GSBA), the Georgia School Superintendents Association (GSSA), and the Professional Association of Georgia Educators (PAGE) joined Dr. John Barge, state superintendent of schools, in voicing their opposition t... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/9/12

SHS Presents "Broadway in the 'Boro" Dinner Theatre
Audience: News Archive
The Statesboro High School Fine Arts Department will present "Broadway in the 'Boro," Saturday, September 8, in the SHS Fine Arts Auditorium. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. and the performance will begin at 7 p.m.
Tickets are $10 f... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/31/12

Nevils to Host Annual Patriots Day Ceremony
Audience: News Archive
The public is invited to attend Nevils Elementary School's annual Patriots Day Ceremony that honors those who serve in our country's military and public safety professions, and remembers those who lost their lives on September 11. Students... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/31/12

Sallie Z Wins Summer Readers Cup for Second Year
Audience: News Archive
Sallie Zetterower Elementary was the winner of the Statesboro Regional Library's Summer Readers Cup for the second year in a row. SZES will retain the trophy that is presented by the SRL and resides with the winning school each year.
SZ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/29/12

Howard Named to All-State Cheerleading Squad
Audience: News Archive
Ashlyn Howard, a 17-year-old senior at Southeast Bulloch High School, was named to the 16-member All-State Cheerleading Squad during the Georgia Cheerleading Coaches Association’s (GCCA) Cheerleader of the Year Competition at Columbus S... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/28/12

Bulloch County 4-H Students Win State Honors
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County 4-H’ers attended the 70th Annual State Congress July 24-27, at the Crowne Plaza Ravinia in Atlanta.  They returned home with high honors including two Master 4-H designees.  Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/27/12

Healthy Plate, Not Weight - New USDA Nutrition Standards
Audience: News Archive
You may like your chicken fried, but as changes to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National School Nutrition Program (SNP) standards are implemented locally in Bulloch County’s public schools, the once Wednesday menu tradition has... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/24/12

Students Take First & Second in State Trig-Star Event
Audience: News Archive
Francis Allen, a senior at Southeast Bulloch High School, won the 2012 Georgia Trig-Star Competition sponsored this summer by the National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS). This is the seventh year in a row that a Bulloch County high schoo... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/23/12

Bulloch County Releases District & School-Level ACT Scores
Audience: News Archive
The State of Georgia released ACT scores for school districts and their high schools Wednesday.  Attached are results for Bulloch County Schools and each of its three high schools:  Southeast Bulloch, Portal and Statesboro.  The ACT... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/23/12

SEBHS Hosts Annual BBQ Dinner & Livestock Show
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High School’s Livestock Association BBQ Fundraiser and Fall 2010 Livestock Show are Friday, August 24 at SEBHS.  Students ages 4-18 will show beef cattle, swine, sheep and goats, and the event gives them a chance ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/23/12

GA First Lady Brings Bus Safety Message to 'Boro
Audience: News Archive
Georgia First Lady Sandra Deal made a stop at Langston Chapel Elementary School Tuesday morning as part of a statewide tour to launch the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety’s (GOHS) “Stop Means Stop” Bus Safety Program.&nb... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/22/12

Lanier Honored by National Ag Educators Association
Audience: News Archive
Susannah Lanier, an animal science teacher at Southeast Bulloch High School, was one of 37 agriscience teachers selected from across the nation as a Teachers Turn the Key Award recipient. She was one of only two Georgians selected, and one of only... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/17/12

Marshall Receives GA Plant Professional Certification
Audience: News Archive
Dr. Thomas Marshall, agricultural science teacher at Portal Middle High School, is now a Georgia Certified Plant Professional after completing a training and examination process this summer at the University of Georgia’s Griffin Campus. The ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/17/12

Barge Opposes Charter Schools Constitutional Amendment
Audience: News Archive
Dr. John Barge, State School Superintendent, announced August 14, that he was in opposition to the constitutional amendment for charter schools that will be on the Nov. 6 ballot. Bulloch County Schools Superintendent Charles Wilson commented on th... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/15/12

LCES Back-to-School-Bash & STAR Event
Audience: News Archive
Langston Chapel Elementary invites parents to a Back-to-School Bash Thursday, August 16, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m, where they'll learn to be a STAR.   "Sharing the Academic Responsibility (STAR) is a new school campaign to help pare... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/13/12

Board of Education "Board Brief" News Report
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education my Thursday, August 9, for its regularly scheduled meeting.  Attached is a "Board Brief" news report about issues discussed by the Board.  The next meeting is scheduled for Thursday, August... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/13/12

Aycock is Coastal District Media Specialist of the Year
Audience: News Archive
Joni Aycock, media specialist for Mill Creek Elementary School, has been selected by the Georgia Association of Instructional Technology and the Georgia Library Media Association as the 2012 Library Media Specialist of the Year for the Coastal Geo... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/9/12

Southeast Bulloch to Dedicate New Fieldhouse Friday
Audience: News Archive
Friday, August 10, 8 p.m., Southeast Bulloch High will dedicate its new fieldhouse in memory of a former Yellow Jacket coach, George Roebuck. Roebuck began his career at Brooklet High in 1955, which became Southeast Bulloch High in 1956. He is cre... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/9/12

Blue Devils Repeat as National Champions
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School’s SECME Water Bottle Rocket Team claimed its second national championship in three years during the 36thAnnual SECME Summer Institute hosted this year at the University of Alabama June 24 – July 1. SHS’s Ve... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/8/12

Southeast Bulloch Students Bring Home Gold
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch’s middle and high school Family, Career and Community Leaders of America Chapters (FCCLA) are now home to three national champions. Casi Lee, Jessica Bearden and Amy Cooper each won gold medals in their respective categorie... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/7/12

School-Level End-of-Course Test Results Released
Audience: News Archive
The Georgia Department of Education released school-level End-of-Course Test scores this week.  The attached charts show winter and spring scores for the 2010-2011 and 2011-2012 school year. The Georgia Department of Education released S... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/3/12

Public Input Needed for Consolidated Improvement Plan
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools, the County's local education agency (LEA), is inviting parents and community members to participate in a Consolidated LEA Improvement Plan (CLIP) Revision meeting on Thursday, August 9, 5:00 p.m. in the board room of th... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/2/12

Bulloch County Board of Education News Brief
Audience: News Archive
A Board Brief news report of items discussed at the July 19, 2012 Bulloch County Board of Education meeting is now available.  Included with this document is the Five-Year Millage Rate History and the advertised Tentative Fiscal Year 2013 Bud... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/1/12

F1RST Friday Downtown Pep Rally Salutes Athletes
Audience: News Archive
The Downtown Development Authority's F1RST Friday event August 3 will salute Bulloch County's public and private school football teams.  The event will be held on the courthouse lawn 5:30 - 8:00 p.m., and it is sponsored by the City o... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/1/12

Ready for the Bell to Ring
Audience: News Archive
We are eager to begin the new school year, and we invite you to open house Monday, July 30, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for elementary schools and 12 noon to 3 p.m.  for middle and high school. 
Class schedules will be listed on Parent Port... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 7/26/12

Bulloch County Schools FOCUS Annual Report 2012-2013
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Schools FOCUS Annual Report 2012-2013 can be found inside the July/August issue of Statesboro Magazine.  The report is also available on our website. CLICK HERE  Copies are also available at the Bulloch County Schools ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 7/26/12

Wilson Takes Oath of Office
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools' new superintendent, Charles Wilson, took the oath of office today at the Bulloch County Courthouse in Statesboro.  The oath was administered by Probate Judge Lee DeLoach. Wilson was joined by his daughter Sama... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 7/26/12

Board Confirms Wilson as Superintendent
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education confirmed Charles Wilson as its superintendent of schools during a regular session meeting July 19.  Wilson will assume his duties July 20. 
He was named the only finalist for the postion June 28 f... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 7/19/12

State Releases End-of-Course Test Results
Audience: News Archive
The Georgia Department of Education released school system results for End-of-Course Tests July 17.  School-level results will be released July 31.  Attached is a breakdown of Bulloch County Schools' results and key observations... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 7/17/12

CRCT Scores Show Student Gains
Audience: News Archive
The Georgia Department of Education has released Bulloch County Schools' preliminary district-level and school-level Criterion-Referenced Competency Test (CRCT) data.   The school system's performance is very much in li... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 7/13/12

Back-to-School Tool Kit for Parents
Audience: News Archive
 The faculty and staff at each of our schools are preparing for the new year. The first day of school is Wednesday, August 1. To assist parents, Bulloch County Schools has created an online resource with key information called the B... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 7/12/12

Board Brief News Report
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met for a regularly scheduled meeting June 28, 2012.  The Board Brief is a news report about items discussed.  The next meeting is scheduled for Thursday, July 19. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 7/12/12

School Open Houses Are July 30
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools will host open houses at all campuses Monday, July 30, prior to the first day of school August 1. They are traditionally held in the evening; however, this year in order to save significantly on energy use, they’re bei... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 7/3/12

Board Selects Wilson as Sole Superintendent Finalist
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education named Charles Wilson as their sole finalist for superintendent of schools after an executive session during Thursday evening’s regularly scheduled meeting.  Wilson, assistant superintendent of busin... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/29/12

HB 251 School Choice Transfer Requests Open July 2- July 16
Audience: News Archive
Under state law, as the parent or guardian of a student currently enrolled in Bulloch County Schools, you may request to transfer your child to another public school within the school district for the upcoming 2012-2013 school year. 
For yo... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/27/12

Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Overview Highlights Meeting
Audience: News Archive
Assistant Superintendent of Business and Finance Charles Wilson made a presentation to the Board about the preliminary Fiscal Year 2013 Budget and the budget process.  Wilson facilitated a nearly two-hour discussion about key factors affectin... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/25/12

Averitt Center Presents Scholarships to Students
Audience: News Archive
The Averitt Center for the Arts presented 16 scholarships to Bulloch County students. These students were chosen by their art, music, or theater education teachers because they illustrate superior creativity, or skill in the areas of writing, pain... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/25/12

Statesboro's Phillips Competes in Miss Georgia Pageant
Audience: News Archive
Madison Phillips, a rising Statesboro High School senior and current Miss Statesboro High School, is competing this week in the Miss Georgia Scholarship Pageant’s Outstanding Teen Division in Columbus.   Phillips, the 17-year-old d... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/22/12

Wade Receives State "Y" Club Award
Audience: News Archive
Linda Wade, “Y” Club advisor for Langston Chapel Middle School, was awarded the Jim White Distinguished Service Award by the State YMCA of Georgia at the organization’s annual Christian Life Conference in May near Jackson, GA.&nb... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/20/12

Community Donations Aid School Autism Program
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Schools’ Autism Program housed at Mattie Lively Elementary School received $3,200 in community donations from East Georgia Healthcare Center, Statesboro Pediatric Clinic and proceeds from a local Mother & Son Luau even... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/19/12

Riggs Places Fifth in State Bus Road-e-o
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools Bus Driver Gil Riggs placed fifth in the annual Georgia School Bus Road-e-o held June 6-7 at McConnell-Talbot Stadium in Warner Robins.  This marks the eighth time that a Bulloch County bus driver has finished in the st... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/18/12

CMCA Honors Local Students
Audience: News Archive
Five local high school students were honored by the Bulloch County Commission on Human Services June 12, during the organization’s annual awards program for Communities Mobilizing for Change on Alcohol (CMCA).  Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/18/12

Goodman to Lead Stilson Elementary
Audience: News Archive
Pam Goodman, a 13-year veteran of Bulloch County Schools, is Stilson Elementary’s new principal. “I’m looking forward to serving the families and staff at Stilson,” Goodman said Friday morning, after her appointment was app... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/11/12

Board Brief News Report
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met May 24, 2012, for its scheduled work session.  A Board Brief news report of topics discussed at that meeting is now available.  The next regular session meeting is Thursday, June 7, 6:30 p.m. in ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/5/12

Board Names Stephens as Interim Superintendent
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education has named Dr. Fran Stephens as interim superintendent of schools until the Board’s search for a new system head is complete.  Dr. Lewis Holloway, former superintendent, tendered his resignation Febr... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/30/12

Portal Middle High School Valedictorian
Audience: News Archive
Skarleth Delfin-Uscanga overcame tremendous obstacles to achieve her graduating class’ highest academic honor. First, at age six she immigrated to America with her parents and settled in Portal.  Though already reading and writing in he... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/25/12

Southeast Bulloch High School Valedictorian
Audience: News Archive
Joseph Strickland has ambition and a passion for learning.  He’s not afraid to work and has the willingness to go through what’s necessary to achieve academically.  “Knowledge is a beautiful thing,” Strickland sai... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/25/12

Statesboro High School Valedictorian
Audience: News Archive
On her first day of school as a freshman at Statesboro High School, Supriya Immaneni expressed to faculty her desire to be valedictorian. She accomplished that goal and amassed a multitude of honors from each of the many diverse student organizati... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/25/12

The Invention Convention
Audience: News Archive
Fourth-grade students in Valerie Powell’s gifted classes at Julia P. Bryant and Langston Chapel Elementary Schools hosted Invention Conventions at their schools May 10 and May 14.  Each invention was fashioned by students to solve commo... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/23/12

Board Brief News Report for May 10, 2012
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met for its regularly scheduled meeting on May 10, 2012.  Attached is a news report of items discussed.  The next meeting is May 24, 6:30 p.m. in the boardroom of the William James Educational Comple... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/22/12

New Superintendent Search on Schedule
Audience: News Archive
The application phase of the search for a new superintendent of schools is now complete. Monday the Board will meet in executive session with a representative from the Georgia School Boards Association to review the 33 applications that were recei... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/17/12

School Accountability - Frequently Asked Questions & Answers
Audience: News Archive
School accountability is important throughout the year, but as the school year comes to a close and standardized test scores and graduation rates are calculated, measuring accountability is at the forefront.  With changes to Georgia'... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/15/12

SEB Senior Horse Evaluation Team Wins State
Audience: News Archive
The Southeast Bulloch FFA Horse Evaluation Career Development Event (HECDE) Team won first place at the Georgia HECDE competition May 5 in Athens. The team will advance to the national competition held during the 85thAnnual National FFA Convention... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/14/12

GSWCC Teaches Conservation
Audience: News Archive
The Georgia Soil and Water Conservation Commission donated nearly 800 educational booklets to the school system’s fifth-grade students and teachers in celebration of National Soil Stewardship Week April 23-27.  GSWCC Region VI Ogeechee ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/11/12

State Recognizes Portal Elementary Cafeteria Staff
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Board of Education Chairman Maurice Hill (right) and members of the Board  recognized Portal Elementary School Assistant Cafeteria Manager Annie Lovett (left) and Cafeteria Manager Patsy Hendrix (Center) for their role in the s... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/11/12

LCMS Student Job Shadows with FBI
Audience: News Archive
Seventh-grade students at Southeast Bulloch Middle, William James Middle and Langston Chapel Middle Schools began preparing for their future careers early as they took part in career day and job shadowing activities last week. Many area business l... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/11/12

SEBHS Dedicates Annual Concert to Davis Family
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High School's Symphonic Band will perform its annual spring concert, "Live, Love, Laugh," Friday, 7:00 p.m. in the SEBHS Auditorium.  Director of Bands Matt Olsen and his students have dedicated the concert to ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/9/12

Knights Win First Baseball Championship
Audience: News Archive
William James Middle School’s baseball team won their first-ever Coastal Empire Region Championship with a win over the South Effingham Mustangs April 17 at Luetta Moore Park in Statesboro.  The Knights were undefeated (11-0) in region ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/7/12

Board Brief News Report
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met April 26, 2012, for its regularly scheduled meeting.  Attached is a news report of items discussed at the meeting.  The next meeting is Thursday, May 10, 6:30 p.m. in the board room of the Willia... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/7/12

Panthers Are More Than Par
Audience: News Archive
Portal Middle High School’s new golf team may only be comprised of two young ladies, but they pack a punch.  Faith Reddick and Caitlyn Girardeau competed in the Southeast Georgia Region Middle School Golf Championships at Gordonia-Altam... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/4/12

BCS Receives Top-10 National Ranking for Technology Use
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools (BCS) ranks eighth in the nation for its technology use according to e.Republic’s Center for Digital Education, the National School Boards Association(NSBA) and convergemag.com.  The entities released their list o... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/27/12

Kiwanis Continues Olympic Tradition
Audience: News Archive
The Statesboro Kiwanis Club will don their signature yellow and blue colors in May for the Council for Exceptional Children’s 2012 Spring Special Olympic Games May 4 at Statesboro High School.  The event will begin with an ath... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/26/12

Pre-K Year End Is May 11; Pre-K in Park Offers Childcare
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools reminds parents of pre-kindergarten students that the last day of school for the 2011-2012 Pre-K year is Friday, May 11, at each of its 11 sites.  All other grades will complete their 180-day year on Friday, May 25.
To... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/26/12

Bus Drivers to Compete in Annual Road-eo
Audience: News Archive
There are two rodeos in town, one with bucking broncos and one with buses.  Best of luck to our bus drivers who will compete in the Bulloch County Schools Transportation Department Bus Road-eo Monday morning.
The winner will represent t... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/25/12

Barnard Wins Essay Contest
Audience: News Archive
Emily Barnard, a sixth-grade student at Southeast Bulloch Middle School, won the Georgia Municipal Association Essay Contest, “If I Were Mayor,” for District 12.  She is one of twelve district winners from across the state who wil... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/24/12

Special Education Students Are Hooked on Fishing
Audience: News Archive
Elizabeth Pelham and Senaida Holloway, special education students at Portal Middle High School, reeled in more than fish during the Fishing Rodeo at Mill Creek Park April 12.  In the “Catching the Most Fish” category, Pelham won f... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/23/12

"Willy Wonka" Hits the Stage May 11-12
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School’s Fine Arts Department will be present "Willy Wonka, Jr." during three performances May 11-12. The production is based on the novel "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," by British author Roald Dahl.... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/19/12

Around the World in a School Day
Audience: News Archive
Six of Georgia Southern University’s international students brought the world to Brooklet Elementary’s third graders recently as they shared their countries’ celebrations, clothing, cuisine, and more. “This visit correlates... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/19/12

Bulloch County Schools Conducts Parent Involvement Survey
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools is conducting its annual parent survey. Your answers will help us decide how to best use federal money for parent involvement and teacher training classes. Your answers are confidential, and you will never be identified.
Pl... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/15/12

FCCLA Students Advance to Nationals
Audience: News Archive
Three students from the Southeast Bulloch Middle and Southeast Bulloch High Family, Career and Community Leaders of America Chapters (FCCLA) will compete at the National FCCLA Leadership Conference in July, after winning gold medals in their compe... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/14/12

CRCT Begins April 16
Audience: News Archive
Each spring schools in the state of Georgia are required to give the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCTs). This year the tests will be administered to students in third through eighth grades in the areas of reading, English/language arts,... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/13/12

Blue Devil Battalion Wins State Championship
Audience: News Archive
After placing third and second in previous state competitions, Statesboro High School’s Blue Devil Battalion at last received the first-place, state championship trophy for which they had worked so hard. Under the leadership of Cadet Colonel... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/12/12

Statesboro High School Crowns Queen
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School crowned its 2012 queen and princess recently in the school's annual pageant.  Madison Phillips, a junior, was selected as queen, and Anna Nelson was selected as princess from the pageant's freshman and sophmore ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/11/12

Liberty University Symphony Orchestra Comes to Statesboro
Audience: News Archive
The Liberty University Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Armenio Suzano, will perform a full concert at Statesboro High School Friday, April 27 at 1:30 p.m.  The Orchestra will also perform for the public at First Baptist Church,... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/30/12

Schools Flock to Relay for Life
Audience: News Archive
Several Bulloch County Schools including Brooklet Elementary and Julia P. Bryant Elementary have been "flocked" recently to help raise money for Bulloch County's Relay for Life.  Our schools and student organizations play a majo... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/30/12

March was Month for Math
Audience: News Archive
Nearly 250 third through sixth graders took part in Bulloch County Schools’ two math tournaments, the Reggie Dawson Memorial and the Penny Sikes, in March. Each tested both the students’ individual computation and team ciphering skills... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/29/12

Science is Egg-celent in Portal
Audience: News Archive
Portal Elementary School's first through fifth-grade students competed in the Second Annual Science Olympiad Tuesday. Students competed in more than 20 events such as the Egg Drop Challenge, Grab-A-Gram, Sink-or-Float, and the Monster Match. A... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/29/12

Four Students to Attend Governor's Honors Program
Audience: News Archive
Four students have been selected to participate in Georgia’s Governor’s Honors Program this summer at Valdosta State University. Statesboro High School’s Trisha Mitra was chosen to attend for mathematics and Thomas Smith for tech... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/29/12

Board Brief News Report for March 22, 2012 Board Meeting
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met for its regularly scheduled work session on Thursday, March 22, 2012.  A Board Brief news report on items discussed is attached below. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/27/12

National Motivational Speaker Encourages Healthy Choices
Audience: News Archive
Matt Bellace, a motivational speaker, author and standup comedian, was the featured speaker at the 2012 Town Hall Discussion on Underage Substance Abuse and at a series of presentations to students on Monday and Tuesday of this week in Bulloch Cou... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/27/12

Weaver Wins State SkillsUSA Competition
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School’s Chandler Weaver will represent Georgia at the National SkillsUSA Competition in Kansas City in June.  He qualified for the national event after winning the state SkillsUSA competition during the State Leadership... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/26/12

Board Begins Search for New Superintendent
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education has partnered with the Georgia School Boards Association in conducting a nationwide search for a new superintendent of schools.  The Board has released an approximately 14-week timeline for the search, an... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/26/12

Early Release Days Set for March 29-30
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools has scheduled early release days Thursday, March 29 and Friday, March 30, 2012, for parent - teacher conferences.  All students will be released early on these dates, and will be served a sack lunch prior to leaving sch... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/24/12

State Releases New Accountability System Information
Audience: News Archive
The Georgia Department of Education recently released two data segments from its new school accountability system. Title I schools that are on the state’s Priority and Focus lists were the first to be announced.  Bulloch County has no s... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/22/12

Southeast Bulloch Crowns Queen and Princess
Audience: News Archive
Savannah Morris was crowned Miss Southeast Bulloch High School and Marissa Stanert was crowned Miss SEBHS Princess during the school’s annual pageant March 10.  Stanert was selected from the pageant’s freshmen and sophomore contes... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/22/12

Board Member Participates in ADA "Kiss A Pig" Fundraiser
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Board of Education member David Ball has been selected by the regional American Diabetes Association to participate in its annual "Kiss A Pig" fundraiser.  Ball, along with his teammate Dawn Cartee, president of Ogeec... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/21/12

Statesboro High to Present "Willy Wonka, Jr."
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School’s Fine Arts Department will present "Willy Wonka, Jr." during three performances May 11-12. The production is based on the novel "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory." All performances will be in the ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/20/12

Langston Middle Crowns Queen
Audience: News Archive
Sarah Rogers was crowned as the 2012 Miss Langston Chapel Middle School during the school’s annual pageant February 25, at the Statesboro High School Auditorium. Rogers was selected from 22 participants, who competed in both casual wear and ... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/19/12

LCMS to Host Family Math & Science Night
Audience: News Archive
Langston Chapel Middle School will host their annual Family Math & Science Night Thursday, March 22, 5:30 - 8:00 p.m.  The event is free for students and their families. 
A hotdog snack supper will be served beginning at 5:30 in the... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/16/12

Six Students Advance to State Literary - SEB Wins Region Literary Title
Audience: News Archive
Six students will travel to Warner Robins Saturday to compete in the Georgia High School Association’s State Literary Competition at Veterans High School. The six, Abi Sneathen, Chas Wilson, Emiry Blitch, Jessica Sherrod, Storm Williams, Kat... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/16/12

Reaching for the STARs - Immaneni Named Region STAR Winner
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County STAR student, Supriya Immaneni was named as the Region Eight STAR Student during the annual regional banquet at Georgia Southern University Wednesday.  She was chosen from 17 other county-level STAR student winners, who represe... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/15/12

Moms and Dads Graduate from Parent University
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools’ Title I Parent Involvement Program hosted a free Parent University Saturday, March 3, from 8 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., at Sallie Zetterower Elementary School.  More than 90 parents gathered to take part in worksho... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/13/12

FCCLA Members Head to State
Audience: News Archive
Four Southeast Bulloch Middle School students will advance to the state Family, Careers and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) competition in Athens, March 15 -16. Dallas Stansbury, Brittany Allhiser, Amy Cooper and Meredith Murphy were all FCCL... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/13/12

Board Brief News Report for March 8 2012
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met for their regular session on March 8, 2012.  Attached is a Board Brief news report on items discussed during that meeting.  The next meeting of the Board is Thursday, March 22, 6:30 p.m. in the W... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/12/12

Neuwar Advances to State History Competition
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High junior Salena Neuwar will advance to state after capturing first place at Georgia Southern University’s National History Day Competition. Neuwar placed first in the Individual Historical Exhibit category. Her project, ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/7/12

Board of Education Discusses Budget and Economic Forecast
Audience: News Archive
The February 23, 2012 Work Session of the Bulloch County Board of Education was devoted to training the Board on how local boards of education are funded (federal, state and local revenues), a presentation on the school district’s current an... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/6/12

Southeast Bulloch to Host Miss SEBHS Pageant Saturday
Audience: News Archive
The Southeast Bulloch High School Band Boosters are hosting the 2012 Miss SEBHS Pageant Saturday, March 10, 7:00 p.m. in the SEBHS Auditorium.  Admission to the event is $5 per person, and all proceeds benefit SEBHS’s band, “The S... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/5/12

Students Master Math at GSU Tournament
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School’s Junior Varsity Division I Math Team took first place in Georgia Southern Universities’ 24thAnnual Invitational Mathematics Tournament held in Hanner Field House in February.  Teams from SHS, Southeast Bull... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/5/12

Immaneni Is Bulloch County's STAR
Audience: News Archive
Supriya Immaneni, Statesboro High School’s valedictorian and STAR student, was selected as Bulloch County’s STAR student Wednesday evening during a banquet hosted by the Statesboro-Bulloch Chamber of Commerce’s Education Committe... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/1/12

Students Compete in 27th Annual Nan Rushing Write-Off
Audience: News Archive
For the third year in a row, Southeast Bulloch Middle School dominated the competition in which students from each of the county’s four public middle schools competed, the 27th Annual Nan Rushing Write-Off. Organizers presented 67 awards to ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/1/12

Statesboro High Science Olympiad Team Shines
Audience: News Archive
The Statesboro High School Science Olympiad Team competed at the Regional Science Olympiad at Macon State College February 18. Richard McCombs SHS Teacher and Olympiad Advisor facilitated the trip. The competition hosted 24 teams from various regi... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/28/12

Davoud Advances to State Science Fair
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School Junior Sherwin Davoud has qualified to advance to the Georgia Science and Engineering Fair (GSEF). Davoud entered his project “Feasibility of Peanut Biodiesel in Georgia,” into the Georgia Tech Savannah-Regional ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/24/12

SBC Parks & Recreation Provides "Pre-K at the Park"
Audience: News Archive
The Statesboro-Bulloch County Parks & Recreation Department is partnering with Bulloch County Schools to provide "Pre-K at the Park"  March 29-30 and May 14-25. These are regular school days, but Pre-Kindergarten will not be in ... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/22/12

Musical Heirs - Student Excels & Carries on Family Tradition
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School Sophomore Ben Lloyd is the only Bulloch County Schools instrumentalist who will be featured in the state’s premiere music showcase, Georgia All-State Band. After auditioning he qualified for the third-chair position in... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/22/12

BCS Files Notice of Intent with EPD for WJMS Treament Facility
Audience: News Archive
In regards to William James Middle School's waste water treatment facility, the Bulloch County Board of Education has submitted a "Notice of Intent" for coverage under the General Land Application System (LAS) Permit for Large C... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/20/12

Students Host Project S.A.F.E. in Memory of Davis Family
Audience: News Archive
Students at Southeast Bulloch High School are remembering the Davis family by organizing an event that will help keep others in the community safe. Called Project S.A.F.E., the event will take place Tuesday, February 21, 4-7 p.m. in the SEBHS Cafe... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/15/12

BCS Is Pilot Site for Governor's REACH Scholarship Program
Audience: News Archive
Gov. Nathan Deal has launched a new needs-based college scholarship program, the REACH Scholarship (Realizing Educational Achievement Can Happen). Identifying students and awarding scholarship money will happen at the local level, with each p... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/15/12

Board Brief News Report - February 9, 2012 Board Meeting
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met for its regular-session meeting on Thursday, February 9.  Attached is a news report on items discussed during that meeting. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/13/12

Parents Invited to Attend Bullying Prevention Seminar
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools' Title I Parent Involvement Program will present a bullying prevention seminar for parents of middle school students Thursday, February 23, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. at Southeast Bulloch Middle School.
Topics will include t... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/13/12

Board of Education Accepts Superintendent's Resignation
Audience: News Archive
The Starkville School District Board of Trustees (SSD) in Starkville, Mississippi, announced today that it signed Dr. Lewis Holloway to a four-year contract to be its superintendent of schools beginning July 1, 2012.  The SSD’s Board of... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/9/12

Portal Middle School Basketball Teams Excel
Audience: News Archive
Both middle-grades basketball teams at Portal Middle High School finished the season with winning records. The girls’ team was named champions of the Southeast Georgia Middle School League Region, while the boys’ team was the region ru... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/8/12

Martin Wins Bulloch County Spelling Bee
Audience: News Archive
Layla Martin, a fifth-grade student at Nevils Elemetary School, is the winner of the 2012 Bulloch County Schools Annual Spelling Bee, sponsored by the Bulloch County Association of Educators (BCAE).  Martin correctly spelled, “breathe,&... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/6/12

SHS Science Quiz Bowl Teams Advance to State
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School’s Science Quiz Bowl Teams competed at the regional level January 28, at Armstrong Atlantic University in Savannah, where two of the three teams qualified to advance to state. This makes the tenth year in a row that a S... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/6/12

Students Earn Green Certification; Two Place in State
Audience: News Archive
Three Portal Middle High School students are among only 12 in the state to pass both sections of the Georgia Green Industry Junior Certification Exam in Atlanta last Thursday: Josie Barnes, Ryan Rogers, and Logan Stephens. “It feels good tha... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/5/12

Lockley Signs With GA State; Five Sign Letters of Intent
Audience: News Archive
National College Signing Day was held across the United States yesterday, and five Bulloch County athletes signed letters of intent, including Portal Middle High School’s Joseph Lockley.  Lockley committed to play for the Georgia State ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/2/12

LCMS Captures Region Basketball Championship
Audience: News Archive
The Langston Chapel Middle School Boys’ Basketball Team captured the Coastal Empire Region Championship January 21, at Southeast Bulloch High School. In the final play-off game they defeated Effingham County Middle School 28-27, completing t... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/2/12

Nevils Elementary Is Home to "Our Tree"
Audience: News Archive
Nevils Elementary School is now home to a colorful mosaic mural created by Kindergarten through fifth-grade students under the direction of local artist and NES parent Laura Lingle.  Named “Our Tree,” it is the centerpiece of the ... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/1/12

Olive Garden Visits Langston Chapel Middle
Audience: News Archive
Olive Garden recently selected Sherry Canty and Virginia Martin’s special education class at Langston Chapel Middle School to receive a complete lunch as part of the restaurant’s Community Outreach Program, “Hospitalinano.”... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/31/12

Board of Education Meeting News Brief
Audience: News Archive
Attached is a news brief from the January 26, 2012, Bulloch County Board of Education Meeting.  The meeting was the Board's annual organizational meeting, and the Board elected Maurice Hill and Mike Sparks as its chairman and vice-chairma... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/30/12

Goodson to Perform with All-State Chorus
Audience: News Archive
Roz Goodson, a junior at Statesboro High School, has been selected for Georgia’s All-State Chorus, the prestigious musical showcase of Georgia’s best student vocalists. She was selected after a rigorous region-level vocal and sight rea... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/25/12

Technology's Day to Shine
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools hosted its Second Annual Regional Technology Fair (RTF) Saturday, January 21, at Julia P. Bryant Elementary School.  The event was open to third through twelfth-grade students from area public, private and home schools.... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/25/12

Statesboro High School to Present "Charlotte's Web"
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School’s Fine Arts Department will be presenting the children’s classic "Charlotte’s Web" during three performances March 16 - 17, at the Statesboro High School Fine Arts Auditorium. The opening per... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/23/12

Students to Celebrate
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County “Y” Club chapters are gearing up to celebrate “Y” Club Week, January 22-29.  The District has chapters at Langston Chapel Middle School, William James Middle School, Southeast Bulloch Middle School and S... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/20/12

Students Celebrate 100th Day of School
Audience: News Archive
One of the highlights of the school year, particularly for our elementary school students, is the 100th Day of School.  Friday, January 20, is that special day on the calendar, and many unique events are taking place.  Sallie Zetterower ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/20/12

Students Perform With S.E. United States Honor Band
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch Middle School recently sent nine band members to participate in the 12th Annual Southeast United States Honor Band at Troy University.  The students traveled to Troy, Alabama, to take part in the three-day event.  Stude... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/19/12

Second Annual Regional Technology Fair
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools will host its Second Annual Regional Technology Fair on Saturday, January 21, 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., at Julia P. Bryant Elementary School.  The event is open to third through twelfth-grade public and private school stud... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/17/12

Bullying Prevention Seminars For Parents
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools' Title I Parent Involvement Program will present two bullying prevention seminars for parents.  For parents of elementary students, the seminar will be held Thursday, January 26, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. at Sallie Zetterowe... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/13/12

WJMS Students Win District Stock Market Game
Audience: News Archive
The Georgia Council for Economic Education has announced that William James Middle School’s Eighth-Grade QUEST students have won the Bulloch County Schools District Stock Market Game for the third year in a row.  There were 90 Bulloch C... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/10/12

SHS Seniors Serve The Community
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School seniors ended the first semester by presenting senior projects to educators and local community leaders.  The annual academic program requires students to research a topic and develop a related product or community serv... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/6/12

Science Students Dig For 10,000-Year-Old Clues
Audience: News Archive
Students in Richard McCombs’ Eleventh Grade Environmental Science Classes at Statesboro High School travelled back more than 10,000 years in time recently as they took part in the Paleontology Research Institute’s (PRI) nationwide Mast... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/16/11

Chamber's Day Made Better By Office Max
Audience: News Archive
Brooklet Elementary School Intervention Specialist Julie Chambers experienced “A Day Made Better” from the Statesboro Office Max when she received $4,500 worth of school equipment and supplies.  Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/14/11

Sallie Z Presents Musical "The Littlest Christmas Tree"
Audience: News Archive
Sallie Zetterower Elementary School second and third grade students will perform the musical, "The Littlest Christmas Tree," on Tuesday, December 13 in the school's cafetorium. The production tells the story of how Santa and Mrs. Cla... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/13/11

Board Brief News Report for December 8 2011
Audience: News Archive
A Board Brief news report from the December 8, 2011 Board of Education meeting is attached.  The Board's next scheduled meeting is Thursday, January 12, 2012. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/13/11

SHS Presents "Scrooge"
Audience: News Archive
The Statesboro High School Drama and Choral Departments will present a musical based on Charles Dickens' classic, "A Christmas Carol."  A special student matinee for area pre-K through middle school students will be presented at... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/5/11

SEB High School Chorus Presents Concert
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High School 's Chorus will present its annual concert on December 7 and 8, 7:00 p.m. in the SEBHS Fine Arts Auditorium.  The chorus' vocalists have been honored by the Georgia Music Educators Association as some of t... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/5/11

Nichols Wins Essay Contest
Audience: News Archive
Rhett Nichols, a sixth-grade student at Portal Middle High School won the Farm City Week Essay Contest sponsored by the Statesboro/Bulloch County Chamber of Commerce Agribusiness Committee (SBCAC) and Bulloch County Farm Bureau. Two eighth-grade s... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/2/11

Allen Receives WTOC Top Teacher Award
Audience: News Archive
LaShan Allen, a special education teacher at Statesboro High School, was surprised by WTOC Anchor Brandi Cummings on Monday with this week’s Top Teacher award.  The presentation was aired during WTOC’s 6:00 p.m. news on Wednesday.... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/1/11

Math Matters
Audience: News Archive
Seven members of a Georgia State Patrol Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team visited Statesboro High School Math Teacher Paige Sutcliff’s Math IV classes Wednesday morning to show students how common trigonometry theories are used in ac... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/18/11

Local FFA Students Compete At National Convention
Audience: News Archive
Students from Southeast Bulloch and Statesboro High Schools brought home gold and silver emblems after competing at events held in conjunction with the 84th National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, October 19-22. SEBHS’s FFA Farm Business Ma... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/16/11

Board Brief News Report for November 10, 2011
Audience: News Archive
A news report from the November 10, 2011, Bulloch County Board of Education meeting has been posted to the website.  Click on the file below to access the report or visit the Board section of this website. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/16/11

Deployed Parents Thank Portal Elementary
Audience: News Archive
U.S. Army Majors Patrick and Stephanie Almond, both currently deployed overseas, donated an American Flag to Portal Elementary School that was presented by their three sons during the school’s annual Veterans Day program Friday.  Fifth ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/15/11

The Creek's Got Talent
Audience: News Archive
Mill Creek Elementary School students and staff will perform during “The Creek’s Got Talent” tonight from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Mill Creek Elementary. Participants will sing, dance, and perform martial arts routines and more.&nb... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/15/11

Mr. Whitaker's Octave - Eight Make All-State Chorus
Audience: News Archive
In Brent Whitaker’s advanced chorus at Southeast Bulloch High School, musical scores aren’t the only place you’ll find an octave, as eight of his students have been named to the prestigious All-State Chorus, the state’s mus... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/10/11

McCombs Makes the Grade - Bulloch Co. Teacher of the Year
Audience: News Archive
Richard McCombs, a science teacher at Statesboro High School, is the 2013 Bulloch County Schools Teacher of the Year. McCombs learned of his selection Wednesday as Superintendent Lewis Holloway, and school administrators surprised him in his class... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/9/11

Technology Tests Recovery of Injured Athletes
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School Athletic Trainer Tim Ussery has implemented a new online cognitive ability testing system this year to obtain a more accurate picture of an athlete’s recovery after a head injury.  “This is a helpful tool th... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/8/11

SEB High School Presents One Act Play
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High School’s Theatre Department will present “Hades: A Retelling of the Persephone Myth,” on Friday, November 11, 7 p.m. in the SEBHS Auditorium.  Admission is free, but donations to the school’s the... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/8/11

Burke & Li Receive National Merit Commendation
Audience: News Archive
Dr. Marty Waters, principal of Statesboro High School, announced this weekthat Madeline Burke and Jeffrey Li have been named Commended Students in the 2012 National Merit Scholarship Program.  A Letter of Commendation from the school and Nati... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/7/11

Portal Crowns Mock and Oglesby in Homecoming Festivities
Audience: News Archive
Haley Mock was crowned the 2011 Portal Middle High School Homecoming Queen during the PMHS Homecoming game.  Haley is the daughter of Rick and Karen Mock.
 Nikki Oglesby, daughter of Mike and Cindy Oglesby, was crowned Homecoming Prince... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/4/11

TSA Travels to Technology Day
Audience: News Archive
Twelve members of the Statesboro High School Technology Student Association (TSA) attended the 13thAnnual Technology Day at the Georgia National Fair in Perry, on Monday, October 10.  Students competed against other TSA chapters throughout th... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/1/11

Fortune 500 Executive Visits Bulloch Schools
Audience: News Archive
Maggie Wilderotter, chairman and chief executive officer, of Frontier Communications visited Sallie Zetterower Elementary and Statesboro High Thursday. She toured the District’s newest museum-like school, addressed the SHS senior class, and ... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 10/27/11

Yellow Jackets Going Green
Audience: News Archive
The Southeast Bulloch Middle School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) Chapter is hosting its fourth annual telephone book recycling drive through November 11.  Held in partnership with Keep Bulloch Beautiful, last year t... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/27/11

SHS Graduate Returns In Apache
Audience: News Archive
Chief Warrant Officer II Michael Carroll, a 1996 graduate of Statesboro High School, and his fellow crew members landed an Apache Longbow on SHS’s campus Thursday for a day-long, on-site fieldtrip for students, particularly JROTC cadets.&nbs... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/27/11

State Education Tour Makes Stop In Bulloch County
Audience: News Archive
The Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education’s 2011 Bus Tour will make a stop in Bulloch County today and tomorrow as Langston Chapel Elementary School is one of eight Georgia schools and seven school systems selected to be showcased ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/25/11

Bulloch County Board of Education Board Brief
Audience: News Archive
A Board Brief from the October 13, 2011 Bulloch County Board of Education meeting is attached. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/25/11

Statesboro High to Present "Scrooge" for Youngsters
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School’s Drama and Choral Departments are teaming up once again to bring a musical matinee performance of “Scrooge,” to the area’s young students on Friday, December 9 at 9:00 a.m. in the Statesboro High Sch... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/24/11

SEB Middle Wins Essay Contest Fourth-Straight Year
Audience: News Archive
For the fourth-straight year a Southeast Bulloch Middle School student has won the Statewide Fire Safety Essay Contest sponsored by the Georgia Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner’s Office.  Eighth-Grader Starla Adams claimed this ye... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/10/11

Theatre Programs Featured in Averitt Night of One-Acts
Audience: News Archive
The Statesboro High School and Southeast Bulloch High School Theatre Programs will be featured in the Averitt Center for the Arts' "Night of One-Acts" on Tuesday, October 11, 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. in the Emma Kelly Theatre. Tickets a... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/6/11

Special Education is Cairney's Calling
Audience: News Archive
When Lindsey Cairney graduated from Georgia Southern University in 2009, being a special education teacher was not her plan.  A love for science and a degree in middle grades education in hand, she was ready to settle into a general education... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/6/11

Mill Creek Elementary Remembers Guernsey
Audience: News Archive
More than 75 friends, family and co-workers gathered September 29 at Mill Creek Elementary School for a memorial tree planting service to remember the school’s former nurse, Mary Ann Guernsey.  Guernsey served MCES for 11 years, an... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/5/11

Olympians Seek Gold - Bulloch Co. Special Olympics is Oct. 7
Audience: News Archive
At 9 a.m., October 7 fans will cheer and banners will wave as local elementary, middle and high school special education students like Jake Palmer, Nikki Collins and DaQuan Mincy and their teachers walk in the Parade of Athletes signaling the... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/3/11

Olympic Spirit at Langston Chapel Elementary
Audience: News Archive
Langston Chapel Elementary School Special Education Teacher Lacey Toothman's class received a dose of Olympic spirit Friday when students in Cindy Bozeman's Kindergarten Class and Amy Tapley's Second Grade Class made banners and p... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/3/11

Teen Maze Educates Parents & Students - Community Night Oct. 4
Audience: News Archive
More than 1600 tenth and eleventh-grade students from Bulloch County’s public and private schools will participate in one of six enactments of the Teen Maze this week and next, and parents will have a special open house viewing of the Maze ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/30/11

Frontier Donates Cameras to Schools
Audience: News Archive
Frontier of Statesboro donated 12 digital flip cameras to Bulloch County Schools for teachers who receive grants from the Bulloch County Foundation for Public Education.  “The Foundation will be able to see the grants in action,” ... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/28/11

Holocaust Survivor Visits SEB Middle
Audience: News Archive
Dr. Eugene Schoenfeld, a Holocaust survivor, and representatives from the Georgia Commission on the Holocaust visited Southeast Bulloch Middle School Tuesday morning to speak with sixth-grade social studies classes and deliver one of the Commissio... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/27/11

District & All Schools Receive Accreditation
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools was awarded District Accreditation Wednesday from an eight-person quality assurance review team with AdvancED, formerly the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. “This is a great, quality system,” sa... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/23/11

Greenhouse Grant Grows Green at Portal
Audience: News Archive
With a new educational greenhouse, students in Portal Middle High School’s Nursery/Landscaping and Horticulture classes are not only learning to be “green thumbs,” but earning “green” for their school’s agricult... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/23/11

Kiwanis Donation Helps Hearing Impaired
Audience: News Archive
The Kiwanis Club of Statesboro made a $1,000 donation to Bulloch County Schools’ Deaf and Hard of Hearing (D/HH) program during its regular meeting September 15.  The Donation was facilitated by the Club’s Auditory Services Commit... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/22/11

Fall 2011 Bulloch County Special Olympics
Audience: News Archive
The Fall 2011 Bulloch County Special Olympics is Friday, October 7, at Mill Creek Park 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.  The event kicks off with a parade of athletes at 9 a.m.  There are many ways that the public, teachers and students can volunteer or ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/21/11

Local Schools Attend Y-Club District Rally
Audience: News Archive
Y-clubs from Statesboro High School, Langston Chapel Middle School, and William James Middle School recently attended District Rally September 17, at J.R. Trippe Middle School in Vidalia. Presented by the State YMCA of Georgia, the Rally was held ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/21/11

Portal Middle High Hosts Livestock Show & Fundraiser
Audience: News Archive
Portal Middle High School’s National FFA Organization Chapter will host its annual FFA Livestock Show and BBQ Fundraiser Thursday, September 22, in the school’s Agricultural Barn on the PMHS campus.  The cafeteria will be open 3:3... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/20/11

Fall 2011 Livestock Show & Fundraiser at Southeast Bulloch
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High School’s Livestock Association BBQ Fundraiser and Fall 2011 Livestock Show are Friday, September 30 at SEBHS.  Students ages 4-18 will show beef cattle, swine, sheep and goats, and the event gives them a chance to... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/19/11

Parent's Involvement Leaves Legacy at New Schools
Audience: News Archive
In the midst of developing educational hallway themes for Bulloch County’s newest museum-like schools, administrators met a parent, Deborah Harvey, who’s become invaluable in bringing the District’s vision and curriculum to life.... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/17/11

AC Unit Causes Fire at Stilson Elementary
Audience: News Archive
An air conditioning unit outside a computer lab on the second and third grade hallway of Stilson Elementary caused an electrical fire at approximately 8:50 AM this morning.  No injuries were reported, and the entire building was evacuated for... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/15/11

Board to Participate in Accreditation Process
Audience: News Archive
In compliance with Georgia Sunshine Laws, the District is providing notice that Bulloch County Schools will be meeting with an AdvancED Quality Assurance Review Team (formerly known as the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools)&nb... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/12/11

Mitchell Receives Grant from Wal-mart Distribution Center
Audience: News Archive
Wal-mart Distribution Center made a $1,000 donation to the Bulloch County Foundation for Public Education for a Teacher of the Year Grant to 2012 Bulloch County Teacher of the Year Ashlee Mitchell.  Mitchell was also a top-ten finalist f... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/10/11

Nevils Elementary Hosts Patriots Day Ceremony
Audience: News Archive
Nevils Elementary School hosted its annual Patriots Day Ceremony Friday morning for students, parents, and area public safety and military personnel.  “We are thankful and true to the Red, White & Blue” read a student-made sig... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/10/11

Board Brief News Report for September 8 2011
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met September 8, 2011.  A news report of items discussed is attached.  The next meeting is Thursday, September 22, at the William James Educational Complex Board Room. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/9/11

Van Tassell Wins International Media Award
Audience: News Archive
Whitt Van Tassell, a freshman at Statesboro High School, has received an “Excellence in Media Production” Award from the International Student Media Festival’s pre-event panel of judges.  Winners from across the United State... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/8/11

SHS Nets New Team
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School introduced Lady Blue Devils Volleyball this summer as 41 girls tried out for the newest high school women’s sport offered in Bulloch County Schools. “We’re excited about it,” said SHS Athletic Directo... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/31/11

Board Brief News Report
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met for its scheduled work session Thursday, August 25, 2011.  A Board Brief News Report of items discussed is attached. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/26/11

SEBMS Sixth Graders Score In Math
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch Middle School math teachers are using Fantasy Football as an exciting tool to teach math principles.  Sixth-grade students are crunching stats in the classroom after the school held its Fourth Annual Fantasy Football Extrava... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/25/11

SHS SECME Team Takes Second At Nationals
Audience: News Archive
The Statesboro High School SECME team placed second in the Mousetrap Car event during the 35thAnnual SECME Summer Institute at the University of Alabama, June 23-26.  They also placed fifth in both the VEX Robotic and Water Bottle Rocket even... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/24/11

Boddiford Is Area Four FFA Officer
Audience: News Archive
Knapp Boddiford, a member of the Southeast Bulloch High School National FFA Organization Chapter, began his term as the Area Four Reporter August 5-6, when the Georgia FFA area officers met for their Area Officer Training Conference. Fifty new are... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/23/11

State School Superintendent Tours Bulloch Schools
Audience: News Archive
State Superintendent of Schools John Barge toured two of Bulloch County's newest schools, Sallie Zetterower Elementary and Julia P. Bryant Elementary, on Wednesday after a meeting with area school superintendents.  "I haven't see... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/18/11

FOCUS Annual Report 2011-12
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools has released its FOCUS Annual Report 2011-12.  The 16-page report was featured inside the July/August issue of Statesboro Magazine.  An Adobe PDF file of the report is attached below or it's available online vi... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/16/11

Board Brief News Report
Audience: News Archive
A Board Brief news report from the August 11, 2011 Regular Session Meeting of the Bulloch County Board of Education is now available.  You may access the report by clicking on the attached file below or by visiting the Board section of this w... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/15/11

Schools Host Annual Meetings for Parents
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools will host annual meetings at each of its 13 Title I schools to discuss school improvement plans, parent involvement plans, school compacts, parent involvement allocations, parents right-to-know information and Title I budget... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/3/11

Board Brief News Report
Audience: News Archive
A Board Brief News Report of the July 28, 2011 Bulloch County Board of Education Meeting has been posted to our website in the Board section. The Board Brief is also attached below.  Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/2/11

Robertson is Coastal District Media Specialist of the Year
Audience: News Archive
Shannon Robertson, Media Specialist for Southeast Bulloch Middle School, has been selected by the Georgia Association of Instructional Technology and the Georgia Library Media Association as the 2011 Library Media Specialist of the Year for the Co... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/1/11

Bulloch County's Master 4H Students
Audience: News Archive
Five Bulloch County 4-H students received their Master 4-H titles and four placed in the top five of their project achievement areas at the 4-H State Congress in Atlanta, July 19-22. “Our 4-Hers are doing great work,” said Bulloch Coun... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/1/11

School System Acknowledges Arrest of Former Teacher
Audience: News Archive
It is with deepest regret that Bulloch County Schools acknowledges the arrest of Amy Jackson, an eighth-grade language arts teacher at William James Middle School, for alleged off-campus acts of sexual misconduct. She is no longer employed by the ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 7/27/11

BOE Discusses Reapportionment Plan
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education is discussing the best way to reapportion five of its eight voting districts after population growth reflected in the 2010 Census made the districts out of compliance with the Voting Rights Act of 1965. The Bo... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 7/22/11

First Friday Pep Rally for High School Teams
Audience: News Archive
During First Friday festivities on August 5, 5:30 - 8:00 PM, the Downtown Statesboro Development Authority and the City of Statesboro will host a pep rally for our high school football teams.  The event will be on the courthouse square and wi... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 7/14/11

2011-2012 School Calendar
Audience: News Archive
The new school year is only 20 days away.  Check out the 2011-2012 School Year Calendar via this link or the attached file below for a jump start on planning your events for the year.
http://www.bulloch.k12.ga.us/cms/page_view?d=x&piid=&... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 7/11/11

State Posts CRCT Results for Third Through Eighth Grades
Audience: News Archive
The Georgia Department of Education has posted Criterion-Referenced Competency Test (CRCT) results from school systems for third through eighth grade.  Access this link to see how Bulloch County students scored.
http://www.doe.k12.ga.us/pea_... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 7/7/11

Board Brief for June 23, 2011
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met on Thursday, June 23, 2011, for its scheduled work session.  A news report of items discussed is attached. . . Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/27/11

Board to Discuss Fiscal Year 2012 Budget
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education will meet Thursday, June 23, 6:30 PM, in the board room of the William James Educational Complex at 150 Williams Road.  During the scheduled work session, the Board will discuss the Fiscal Year 2012 Budge... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/23/11

BCCHS Honors Three Bulloch County Schools Students
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Commission on Human Services honored three Bulloch County Schools students with “Outstanding Club Member” Awards for their leadership and service to their student-led, Communities Mobilizing for Change on Alcohol (CM... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/17/11

Langston Chapel To Be Featured on State Bus Tour
Audience: News Archive
The Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education has announced that Langston Chapel Elementary School will be a stop on the 2011 Bus Trip Across Georgia October 25-27.  “We were selected due to our strong partnership with Georgia Sou... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/16/11

SE Bulloch FFA Chapter Is State's Outstanding Program
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High School’s National FFA Organization Chapter was selected by the Georgia Vocational Agriscience Teachers Association as the state’s most “Outstanding FFA Program.”  “This is equivalent to bei... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/16/11

Board Brief for June 9, 2011
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met for its Regular Session meeting on Thursday, June 9.  To read a news report about  issues discussed click below... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/15/11

Riggs Wins State Bus Road-e-0
Audience: News Archive
Gil Riggs, a Bulloch County Schools bus driver, won the Georgia Association of Pupil Transportation (GAPT) State Road-e-o competition held in Warner Robins June-8-9.  As a result he now advances to the International Championship in Baltimore,... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/10/11

Bailey Receives National Honor From Duke University
Audience: News Archive
Due to her exceptional SAT scores, rising Langston Chapel Middle School Eighth-Grader Elizabeth “Ellie” Bailey qualified to be recognized in the Duke University Talent Identification Program’s (TIP) national-level, Grand Recognit... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/7/11

Legislators Honor Faculty
Audience: News Archive
The Georgia House of Representatives read and adopted House Resolution 952, HR 953, and HR 1083 on April 12, honoring the accomplishments of three of Bulloch County Schools' faculty members: Dr. Ken LeCain, Ashlee Mitchell and Bobbi Lynn Moren... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/7/11

WJMS Teacher Receives $1,000 Grant
Audience: News Archive
 William James Middle School Engineering and Technology Teacher Mark Oliver received a $1,000 grant from the Kiwanis Club of Statesboro during the club’s May 12 meeting at the Kiwanis Ogeechee Fairgrounds.    Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/3/11

Board Brief for May 26, 2011 Meeting
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met for its scheduled work session on Thursday, May 26, 2011.  A news report of items discussed is available by clicking on the link below. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/2/11

Cromley Receives DEKALB Agricultural Award
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High School Senior Mary Catherine Cromley was selected to receive her school’s highest agricultural honor, the DEKALB®Agricultural Accomplishment Award, sponsored by the Monsanto Company.  She received the award du... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 6/2/11

Operation Science - Doctors Take Time to Teach Students
Audience: News Archive
It may have been the final days of school, but a group of students from Portal Middle High School and Sallie Zetterower Elementary School were still wrapping their minds around science Wednesday and Thursday thanks to Dr. Benjamin Oldham and Dr. A... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/27/11

Four Selected for Governor's Honors Program
Audience: News Archive
Joseph Strickland and Charles Wilson of Southeast Bulloch High School and Sherwin Davoud and Hannah Howard of Statesboro High School have been selected to participate in the 2011 Governor’s Honors Program held this year at Valdosta State Uni... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/26/11

Van Tassell Advances to International Media Festival
Audience: News Archive
Whitt Van Tassell, an eighth-grade student at William James Middle School, will advance to the International Student Media Festival in Jacksonville, Florida, November 10-12, after scoring a “Superior” rating for his multimedia project ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/25/11

Valedictorians Ready To Make Their Mark
Audience: News Archive
This year’s valedictorians are inspiring young people that have a natural inclination to serve others and a level of maturity well beyond their years. Responsible, articulate and humble they definitely represent the best of our schools. ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/24/11

Fond Farewells - School System Honors Retirees
Audience: News Archive
 
“You would not have stayed so long, if you had not loved it, and we love you for it,” said Bulloch County Board of Education Chairman David Ball as he addressed attendees at the school system’s annual banquet for retiring... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/24/11

Shuman Wins State Trig-Star Competition
Audience: News Archive
Whitney Shuman, a senior at Southeast Bulloch High School, won the 2011 Georgia Trig-Star Competition sponsored by the National Society of Professional Surveyors. This is the sixth year in a row that a Bulloch County high school student has won th... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/17/11

SEBHS Chorus Has "Superior" Year
Audience: News Archive
The Southeast Bulloch High School Chorus and several of its individual members have had a “Superior” year with numerous regional and state honors. The talented group will showcase their talents during a “Pops” Concert May 1... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/13/11

Board Brief News Report for May 12, 2011 Meeting
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met for its Regular Session, Thursday, May 12, 2011.  For a news report on items discussed at the meeting, click on the link below. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/13/11

Lady Devils and Lady Jackets Win Region Titles;Head to State
Audience: News Archive
Teams Compete at State Thursday & Friday
The Statesboro High School Lady Blue Devils and Southeast Bulloch Lady Yellow Jackets Track and Field Teams won their respective Region 2-AAAA and Region 3-AA titles and are set to compete in the Georg... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/11/11

Southeast Bulloch Presents "Capricious Pearls"
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High School’s drama classes will present the Virginia Kidd comedy, “Capricious Pearls,” Friday, May 13, 7:00 PM in the SEBHS Auditorium.  Directed by SEBHS Drama and Language Arts Teacher Joni Mock, the pla... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/10/11

Schools Present Spring Fine Arts Events
Audience: News Archive
From elementary to high school, fine arts is a vital part of the curriculum in our schools.  We invite you to attend the various music, art and drama events that our students are presenting this spring.  See attached schedule for more in... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/9/11

Parker Named One of Four U.S. Presidential Scholars
Audience: News Archive
On behalf of President Barak Obama, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced yesterday that Statesboro High School Valedictorian and Bulloch County STAR Student Colby Parker is one of only four Georgian’s to be named a 2011 U.S. Pre... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/5/11

Rushing Wins State HOSA Scholarship
Audience: News Archive
The Georgia Hospital Association awarded Southeast Bulloch High School Senior Ansley Rushing its $1,000 Marjorie G. Hogan Memorial Health Occupation Student Association Scholarship during the Spring HOSA Leadership Conference held recently in Athe... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/5/11

Southeast Bulloch Bands Together for Disaster Relief
Audience: News Archive
Students in each of Southeast Bulloch’s three schools have organized fundraising efforts to assist victims of Japan’s devastating tsunami that has now been called the world’s worst natural disaster.  “With support from... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/5/11

Board Brief News Report for April 28, 2011 Meeting
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met Thursday, April 28, 2011 for its scheduled work session.  A brief news report on the items discussed is attached. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 5/3/11

SHS Culinary Arts Team Cooks Up Silver
Audience: News Archive
The Statesboro High School Culinary Arts Team won a silver medal in the Georgia Students Taking Action with Recognition (STAR) event April 15 in Athens. They competed against 13 teams with their winning menu of Chicken Scampi and Papaya Blueberry ... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/27/11

SHS Junior Wins Honors at State Science Fair
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School’s Supriya Immaneni won three awards, including a first-place Senior Award, for her project, Detection of Q Fever From Ticks at the 63rdAnnual Georgia Science and Engineering Fair at the University of Georgia earlier th... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/27/11

SHS' Parker Is Featured Tuba Soloist in GSU Choral & Symphony Concert Tuesday
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School Valedictorian and 2011 Bulloch County STAR Student Colby Parker will be part of the Georgia Southern University Chroral and Symphony concert at the Statesboro First Methodist Church, Tuesday, April 26, 7:30 – 8:30 PM. ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/26/11

GSU Engineering Fair Builds Dreams for WJMS Students
Audience: News Archive
Twenty-one female students from William James Middle School recently attended the Build A Dream Fair sponsored by The Society of Women Engineers at Georgia Southern University. The event gave them an opportunity to learn about engineering from asp... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/24/11

SHS Recognized by National Architectural Magazine
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School was selected as an example of “Outstanding Design” and is featured in American School & University Magazine’s annual Architectural Portfolio issue. The publication features a select group of award-winni... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/22/11

Odyssey Takes SHS to World
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School’s Extreme Mousemobiles Team won second place at the State Odyssey of the Mind (OotM) Finals in Columbus Saturday, qualifying them for the World OotM Finals at the University of Maryland, May 27-30.  They were part... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/20/11

Knights Win Third Region Soccer Title
Audience: News Archive
The William James Middle School Boys Soccer Team won the Region Championship for the second year in a row on April 15 at Richmond Hill High School. The team also won the title in 2006.  This is the fourth region title for the Knights this sea... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/19/11

Kemp & Thompson Crowned 2011 SHS Queen & Princess
Audience: News Archive
From a field of 20 young ladies, Ariana Kemp, a senior, and Hagins Thompson, a freshman, were crowned as the 2011 Miss Statesboro High School and Miss SHS Princess during the school’s annual pageant March 26 in the SHS Fine Arts Auditorium.&... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/19/11

Board Brief News Report
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met Thursday, April 14, 2011 for their Regular Session meeting.  For a news report about the meeting's discussions, see the attached file.  For official minutes of the meeting, please access the ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/18/11

Spivey & Crosby Crowned 2011 Miss SEBHS & Princess
Audience: News Archive
Rachel Spivey was crowned Miss Southeast Bulloch High School 2011 and Lindsey Crosby was crowned Miss Southeast Bulloch Princess at the school’s annual pageant sponsored by the SEBHS Band. In a new tradition, Crosby was the first to wear the... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/18/11

Petkewich Wins State Engineering Contest
Audience: News Archive
What do civil engineers do?  Just ask Southeast Bulloch Middle School Seventh Grader Gabriel Petkewich, who took second place in Georgia’s American Society of Civil Engineering’s research contest in which he prepared an essay and ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/13/11

McCombs Makes Science Champions
Audience: News Archive
If there were game stats for academics, Statesboro High School Science Teacher Richard McCombs would be one of science’s most winning coaches.  His success is an ability to help students apply science to reality, and their projects are ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/13/11

SEBHS FFA Farm Business Management Team Wins State
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High School’s FFA Farm Business Management Team captured the state title in their event at the Super Saturday competitions held in Covington on March 19. They will now represent Georgia in the National Farm Business Managem... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/12/11

Morgan to Speak to Teenagers and Parents
Audience: News Archive
 J. Tom Morgan, a nationally recognized prosecutor and expert on Georgia law will present a free program, Ignorance Is No Defense, to area parents and teenagers Tuesday, April 12, 6:00 – 7:30 PM at the Holiday Inn in Statesboro. Morgan ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/11/11

SEBHS Scores Second Place Win in State Literary
Audience: News Archive
The Southeast Bulloch High School Literary Team placed second in the Georgia High School Association State Class AA Literary Competition March 19 at East Georgia College in Swainsboro. The team took five first place Region 3AA winners to the event... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/1/11

Nelson Crowned Miss Langston Chapel Middle
Audience: News Archive
Eighth-Grader Anna Nelson was crowned Miss Langston Chapel Middle School during the school’s annual pageant last month in the Statesboro High School Fine Arts Auditorium.  Twenty-six young ladies in sixth through eighth grade competed i... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 4/1/11

Moreno Is State's Top Foreign Language Teacher
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High School Spanish Teacher Bobbi Lyn Moreno has been selected by the Foreign Language Association of Georgia as its teacher of the year for the state.    Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/31/11

Board Brief News Report - March 29 Special Session
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met Tuesday, March 29 at Southeast Bulloch High School's old gymnasium for a special work session to discuss an intergovernmental agreement with the Bulloch County Board of Commissioners, transportation zo... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/31/11

Early Release Days Are March 31 and April 1
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools will have early release days Thursday, March 31 and Friday, April 1, 2011, for parent - teacher conferences. All students will be released early on these dates, and will be served a sack lunch prior to leaving school. School... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/30/11

Foundation Funds Portal Elementary Science Olympiad
Audience: News Archive
Portal Elementary School hosted its first Science Olympiad Tuesday thanks to a $1,000 grant from the Bulloch County Foundation for Public Education. Third through fifth graders enjoyed a science-filled day as they competed in ten different events.... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/30/11

Mathletes Compete in Penny Sikes Tournament
Audience: News Archive
Fifth and sixth-grade mathletes from across the county gathered Saturday morning at Southeast Bulloch High School for their own version of March Madness – the 27thAnnual Penny Sikes Math Tournament. A mini-version of the Georgia Southern Uni... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/28/11

Bulloch County Special Olympics
Audience: News Archive
Friday nearly 100 Bulloch County special olympians gathered at Statesboro High School's Womack Field from 10 - 12:30 PM for the 2011 Bulloch County Special Olympics.  Athletes will compete in events such as the 25, 50 and 100-meter w... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/25/11

SHS Iron Devils Win State Championship
Audience: News Archive
The Statesboro High School Iron Devils Weightifting Team won the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association State Weightlifting Championship Saturday in Hawkinsville.  The team won both the Class-AAAA state title and the overall state championship.... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/25/11

LeCain is Region & State Athletic Director of the Year
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School Athletic Director Ken LeCain was named Georgia Class-AAAA Athletic Director of the Year Monday at the Georgia Athletic Directors Association Conference in Savannah.  He was named Region 2-AAAA Athletic Director of the Y... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/23/11

WJMS's Griffin Advances to State Geography Bee
Audience: News Archive
William James Middle School Eighth Grader Ted Griffin has qualified to advance to Georgia’s National Geographic Bee April 1, at Georgia College & State University in Milledgeville. He was one of only 100 selected to attend the state-leve... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/21/11

Students Stand Out at Georgia Technology Fair
Audience: News Archive
Fourteen Bulloch County Schools students took 13 top spots at the Georgia Educational Technology Fair at Howard High School in Macon on Saturday. The District sent 25 students to the annual competition after they won their respective categories in... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/19/11

Board Brief News Report
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met for its regular session March 10, 2011.  Key topics of discussion were athletic facilities at Southeast Bulloch High School and proposed elementary school zoning changes.  A news report ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/16/11

Project SUCCESS & Title I Present
Audience: News Archive
Project SUCCESS and Title I present "Not My Child - Never!" an alcohol and drug awareness program for parents of pre-teens and teens who attend Southeast Bulloch, Brooklet, Nevils, or Stilson schools. Project SUCCESS CounselorKather... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/15/11

Pre-K Changes & Registration
Audience: News Archive
As reported by the Governor’s Office yesterday, Governor Nathan Deal has altered his original proposals to cut Pre-Kindergarten funding.  Bulloch County Schools is awaiting final word from Georgia Bright from the Start, the state agency... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/8/11

Musicians Perform with SEUS
Audience: News Archive
Fourteen band members from SEB Middle School and SEB High School recently participated in the Southeast United States Honor Band. The three-day event took place on the Troy University campus where the student musicians worked with intern... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/7/11

GHP Nominees Attend UGA Biotechnology Tour
Audience: News Archive
Three students from Statesboro High School and Southeast Bulloch High School attended the Tour of Biotechnology last month that was hosted by the University of Georgia's College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and the Warnell School... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/7/11

Students Take Part in 39th Annual Model UN
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro and Portal Middle High Schools’ Model United Nations (MUN) teams participated in the 39th Annual Model United Nations at Georgia Southern University where they received several distinguished recognitions. Twenty area high schools ... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/7/11

SHS Takes Math to the Mat
Audience: News Archive
StatesboroHigh School’s Varsity Division I Math Team took first place for the second year in a row at the 23rd Annual Georgia Southern University Mathematics Tournament held in Hanner Field House February 12.  Teams from SHS and Southea... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/3/11

Pre-K Registration and Pre-K Lottery Postponed
Audience: News Archive
At this time Bulloch County Schools is postponing both Pre-k Registration and the Pre-k Lottery process originally scheduled for March 7 – March 18, 2011 due to potential changes to the program at the state level.  Bulloch County S... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/1/11

Mitchell is Georgia Teacher of the Year Finalist
Audience: News Archive
Ashlee Mitchell, Bulloch County’s 2012 Teacher of the Year, has been selected as a Georgia Teacher of the Year Top-10 Finalist. Mitchell is a speech-language pathologist at Stilson Elementary School. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 3/1/11

Elementary Schools Celebrate Read Across America
Audience: News Archive
Brooklet Elementary School teachers greeted their students this morning dressed as characters from Dr. Seuss' beloved children's books as they and the District's other elementary schools celebrate Read Across America.
Begun in 1998 by... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/28/11

Schools Host Three GHSA Games
Audience: News Archive
Three Bulloch County teams will host first-round games  on their home courts this weekend in the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) 2011 State Basketball Tournament.  All ticket prices are $7, as set by GHSA, and only GHSA passes will be accep... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/24/11

Parker is STAR - Musicians Take Honors for Second Year
Audience: News Archive
Statesboro High School Senior Colby Parker was named the 2011 Bulloch County STAR student at an annual banquet sponsored by the Statesboro-Bulloch Chamber of Commerce. Parker selected Langston Chapel Middle School Band Director Holly Lloyd as his ... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/23/11

Board Brief for February 10, 2011 Meeting
Audience: News Archive
The Board of Education met for its regular session February 10.  A news report on items discussed is attached. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/11/11

WJMS Wins Dual Titles
Audience: News Archive
The Coastal Empire Region Boys Basketball Championships featured two Bulloch County teams in the final round, William James and Langston Chapel Middle Schools. The WJMS Knights were victorious and capped off an undefeated season with a win against... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/11/11

Maritime Masterpieces
Audience: News Archive
William Simpson, a Statesboro newcomer, is sharing his life’s hobby with Sallie Zetterower Elementary by placing more than 40 intricately, hand-carved, hand-painted, maritime masterpieces on long-term display.  Made from scratch and bui... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/10/11

Shumate Wins Spelling Bee
Audience: News Archive
Scarlett Shumate, an eighth grader at William James Middle School, was the winner of the 2011 Bulloch County Annual Spelling Bee, sponsored by the Bulloch County Association of Educators (BCAE). She will advance to the District 8 Spelling Bee in W... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/8/11

College Financial Aid Workshop for Students & Parents
Audience: News Archive
Georgia Southern University's College of Education is hosting a workshop to help high school juniors, seniors and their parents understand and complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid Forms (FAFSA) that are necessary to receive co... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/8/11

Middle School Students Face-Off in Write-Off
Audience: News Archive
The Southeast Bulloch Middle School Cafetorium was filled to capacity Saturday as students from each of the county’s four public middle schools competed in the 26th Annual Nan Rushing Write-Off. Organizers presented 60 awards, and the Overal... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/7/11

The "Savvy Shopper" Headlines Parent Event
Audience: News Archive

The Savannah Morning News' "Savvy Shopper" Michelle Rubrecht will headline a parent involvement event for Brooklet and Nevils Elementary School parents Thursday, February 10, 5:30 -7:30 PM, at Brooklet Elementary School. Learn to t... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 2/1/11

Portal Elementary Hosts SPUD NIGHT
Audience: News Archive
Spud Night - Portal Elementary School parents and students are invited to enjoy "Taters and Technology,"  Tuesday, February 8, 5:30-6:30 PM.  This fun event features a baked potato bar supper followed by fun with your chil... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/31/11

What A Deal! - Portal Elementary's Winning Chess Team
Audience: News Archive
Amy Deal, a special education coordinator and teacher at Portal Elementary School, and her husband Jason, are volunteer coaches for the school’s winning chess team. This group of 13 first through fifth graders avidly competes in Ogeechee Reg... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/28/11

Panthers Sign With Bobcats
Audience: News Archive
Two Portal Middle High School softball standouts, Megan Moore and Nikki Leigh Sims, have signed National Letters of Intent to play for the East Georgia College Bobcats in Swainsboro.  Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/28/11

Breaking Bridges
Audience: News Archive
Eighth grade students in Jennifer Sherrod’s Southeast Bulloch Middle School QUEST Class put their classroom knowledge to the test Thursday when they conducted a bridge-breaking ceremony to culminate their first semester unit on bridges.  Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/27/11

Collins' Collaboration Works at SHS
Audience: News Archive

Engineering and Technology Teacher DeWayne Collins gives Statesboro High School students an array of instructional tools including hands-on labs, networking opportunities with guest lecturers, and input from local advisors who work within the fi... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/26/11

SEB High School Senior Receives Full-Ride GSU Scholarship
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High School Senior Roger Allen, Jr. was one of only 11 incoming freshman from a nationwide pool to receive a 1906 Scholarship from Georgia Southern University.  Allen's academic and extra-curricular accomplishments were ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/26/11

SEBHS to Host 2011 Bulloch County Livestock Expo
Audience: News Archive
The 2011 Bulloch County Livestock Expo is Saturday, January 29, beginning at 10:00 AM in the John F. Spence Multi-Purpose Agricultural Facility at Southeast Bulloch High School. Come see 4-H and FFA students showcase their livestock.  For mor... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/25/11

DOE to Host Meeting in Statesboro January 25
Audience: News Archive
The Georgia Department of Education will hold a Parent/Guardian Meeting in Statesboro on Tuesday, January 25, 6:00 PM, for parents or guardians of children with disabilities in the Bulloch County School System.  The meeting will be held at th... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/21/11

Students Strike State Chord
Audience: News Archive
Four Langston Chapel Middle School Band students have been selected by the state’s top music educators from more than 6,480 auditioning middle school musicians for a coveted chair in Georgia’s All-State Band. They will perform&nbs... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/20/11

Board Brief News Report for January 13, 2011 Meeting
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education held its annual organizational meeting and regular session Thursday evening.  Attached is a news report on the items discussed. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/14/11

Candle Causes Fire at Langston Chapel Elementary
Audience: News Archive
At 8:55 AM Tuesday morning, the Bulloch County Fire Department responded to a minor fire in an unoccupied Pre-Kindergarten classroom at Langston Chapel Elementary School. There were no injuries and classes resumed. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/11/11

Athletic Events Postponed
Audience: News Archive
Basketball games scheduled for Tuesday evening at Southeast Bulloch High School and Statesboro High have been rescheduled by administrators with the visiting schools due to the weather in their more northern counties.  The SHS ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/10/11

New Sallie Zetterower Elementary Opens
Audience: News Archive
The new Sallie Zetterower Elementary School opened Thursday on Cawana Road.  It is the second of three new, visionary elementary schools made possible by a special local option sales tax approved by Bulloch County voters.
The unique creature... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 1/9/11

East GA Regional Makes Donation to Foundation
Audience: News Archive
East Georgia Regional Medical Center CEO Bob Bigley visited Portal Middle High School Friday to bestow a $1,000 corporate donation to the Bulloch County Foundation for Public Education to cover the cost of the grant PMHS Science Teacher Anne Newel... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/17/10

Words of Freedom - Exchange Club Dedicates Shrine at PMHS
Audience: News Archive
 “If you want to be a good American, take time to read the words of these documents for yourself,” Dr. Charles Webb said during a Freedom Shrine Dedication Ceremony hosted by the Exchange Club of Statesboro, Tuesday at Portal Midd... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/16/10

Homerooms Help Homeless & Needy
Audience: News Archive
The Statesboro High School Technology Student Association Chapter (TSA) sponsored its annual holiday food drive this month to benefit the Statesboro Food Bank by teaming up with Papa John’s Pizza and SHS faculty and students. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/15/10

Grant Brings Performances to Brooklet & Nevils
Audience: News Archive
A grant awarded to Brooklet Elementary School Teacher Becky Petkewich by the Bulloch County Foundation for Public Education is funding a unique holiday, educational performance of Tommy Johns’ Arctic Express for students at both BES and Nevi... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/15/10

Board Brief News Report for December 9, 2010 Meeting
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education met on December 9, 2010.  See the Board Brief attached below for a news report of items discussed. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/13/10

Elementary Vision
Audience: News Archive
As faculty and students leave for  Christmas break, workers at the new Sallie Zetterower Elementary School will be putting the finishing touches in place, and SZES faculty and staff will work tirelessly to move their classrooms from the ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/12/10

Bulloch County Schools Presents Christmas 2010
Audience: Hayley Greene. and News Archive
The holidays are fast approaching and once again our students and teachers have found creative ways to pair education and entertainment.  From music to art and drama, students are eager to share what they’ve learned via holiday musicals... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/10/10

Sallie Z Commemorates Its History
Audience: News Archive and Homepage
As the new Sallie Zetterower Elementary School prepares to open in January on Cawana Road, the faculty, staff and students are closing the chapter on their current location’s history with a special ceremony Tuesday, December 14 at 6:30 PM at... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/10/10

Clark is State Finalist for Wendy's High School Heisman
Audience: News Archive and Homepage
Nolan Clark, a senior at Portal Middle High School, was selected as one of 20 state finalists in the 2010 Wendy’s High School Heisman Award program. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 12/7/10

Portal Middle High School Dedicates New Facility
Audience: Hayley Greene. and News Archive
Portal Middle High School will host a ribbon cutting ceremony Saturday, December 4, 5:00 PM to dedicate their new facility.  The school cordially invites you to attend the ceremony and reception.  Guests can also join in other festivitie... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/30/10

JROTC Units Receive National Honor
Audience: Hayley Greene. and News Archive
Colonel Leo M. Impavido, Commander of Hunter Army Airfield, recently signed orders designating both the Statesboro High School and Southeast Bulloch High School Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) units as Honor Units with Distinction. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/19/10

Portal Learns ABCs of DNA
Audience: News Archive
At Portal Middle High School, pairing biology graduate students from Georgia Southern University with Portal’s energetic science teacher has resulted in students performing DNA experiments just like today’s leading forensic scientists. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/16/10

Bulloch Schools Celebrate Parent Involvement
Audience: Hayley Greene. and News Archive
In conjunction with National Parent Engagement Month, Bulloch County Schools will host its First Annual Parents In Education Celebration on Thursday, November 18, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM, in the William James Complex Cafetorium located behind the ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/15/10

International Festival Partners GSU & Schools
Audience: Hayley Greene. and News Archive
Georgia Southern University’s International Festival at Mill Creek Regional Park November 20, from 10 AM – 4 PM will bring together area middle school and high school students from Bulloch, Screven and Emanuel Counties in an education-... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/15/10

Board of Education Meeting News Report
Audience: Hayley Greene. and News Archive
A news report from the November 11, 2010 Board of Education Meeting Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/12/10

Let The Games Begin!
Audience: Hayley Greene. and News Archive
The 2010 Georgia Special Olympics Fall Games officially began in Bulloch County Wednesday during a special torch lighting ceremony on Courthouse Square. Come join the festivities November 12-14, especially the Opening Ceremonies Friday, 7:30 ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/11/10

District Honors School Psychologists
Audience: Hayley Greene. and News Archive
Governor Sonny Perdue joined the National School Psychologists Association in  proclaiming November 8-12, School Psychology Awareness Week, and Bulloch County Schools took this opportunity to recognize the significant contributions of its sch... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/10/10

Schools Invite Public to Veterans Day Events
Audience: Hayley Greene. and News Archive
Several Bulloch County schools are hosting Veterans Day programs next week, and they each cordially invite veterans, active duty military personnel and the public to attend.
Click on the attached file below for a schedule. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/7/10

Hunger & Homeless Awareness Week
Audience: Hayley Greene. and News Archive
Our mission is rigor, relevance and relationships - every student, everyday, and one way we fulfill that mission is to assist students that are hungry and homeless.  It does happen in Bulloch County.  Last year  we address... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/4/10

Undefeated Knights Capture Region
Audience: Hayley Greene. and News Archive
The William James Middle School Knights Football Team captured the 2010 Coastal Empire Region Championship October 27, after defeating Richmond Hill Middle School 33 – 8 and finished the season undefeated.  Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/3/10

Choral Students Hit State & World Notes
Audience: Hayley Greene. and News Archive
Three Southeast Bulloch High School choral students were selected to participate in the Georgia Music Educators Association’s All-State Chorus and one will also be featured in composer Eric Whitacre's  new worldwide Virtual Cho... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/3/10

Hicks Gives Bulloch Back-to-Back Trig-Star Championships
Audience: Hayley Greene. and News Archive
Samuel Hicks, a senior at Southeast Bulloch High School, gave Bulloch County back-to-back Georgia Trig-Star championships when he achieved the highest score state-wide on the competition’s timed trigonometry exercises. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/2/10

Brooklet Elementary School Pumpkin Parade 2010
Audience: News Archive
Peanuts aren’t the only crop on parade in Bulloch County as the community packed downtown Brooklet to support the 15th Annual Brooklet Elementary School Pumpkin Parade.  To see an online news podcast of this event, click below.... ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/2/10

SEBHS Students Receive National FFA Honors
Audience: News Archive
The Southeast Bulloch High School National FFA Organization Chapter received a national, Three-Star ranking and three SEBHS students received the prestigious American FFA Degree. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/2/10

Board Brief - October 28, 2010 Board of Education Meeting
Audience: News Archive
A news report from the October 29, 2010 Board of Education Meeting. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 11/1/10

Mitchell is Bulloch County Teacher of the Year
Audience: News Archive
Ashlee Mitchell, a speech-language pathologist at Stilson Elementary School, is the 2012 Bulloch County Schools Teacher of the Year. Mitchell learned of her selection Friday as Superintendent Lewis Holloway, Chamber of Commerce Education Committee... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/29/10

Tenth Graders Take Teen Maze Challenge
Audience: News Archive
During Red Ribbon Week more than 1,000 tenth graders from Bulloch County Schools, Bulloch Academy and Trinity participated in educational Teen Maze events hosted at all three BCS high schools and sponsored by Project Success, Grants to Reduce Alco... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/28/10

Borck's
Audience: News Archive
William James Middle School Media Specialist Denise Borck experienced “A Day Made Better” from the Statesboro Office Max when she received $1000 worth of school equipment and supplies. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/27/10

Portal Boosters Host Homecoming Pep Rally
Audience: News Archive
The Portal Panthers will face the Treutlen County Vikings in a Homecoming match up on Friday, and the Portal Booster Club is rallying the entire community by hosting a Homecoming Pep Rally Thursday, October 28, 6:30 - 8:30 PM at the Portal Mi... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/25/10

Board Brief - Board of Education Meeting October 14
Audience: News Archive
A news report from the October 14, 2010 Board of Education meeting. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/15/10

Cover to Cover
Audience: News Archive
The new Bulloch Telephone Cooperative phone book features the new Statesboro High School on its cover.  Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/12/10

Past Meets Present
Audience: News Archive
While studying prehistoric/pre-Columbian cultures of North America, students in Doris Locklear’s Eighth Grade Georgia Studies class at Southeast Bulloch Middle School had a glimpse of the past when guest speaker Bill Locklear taught them how... Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/12/10

U.S. Army Field Band & Soldiers' Chorus to Perform
Audience: News Archive
The acclaimed U.S. Army Field Band will continue its long history of presenting free public performances when it appears in Statesboro Tuesday, October 19 at 7 PM in the Statesboro High School Fine Arts Auditorium. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/9/10

Walmart Gifts Mattie Lively Teachers
Audience: News Archive
Walmart recently surprised 10 Mattie Lively Elementary School teachers with $100 gift cards to use for classroom supplies as part of the Walmart Foundation's Teacher Rewards Program. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/7/10

10/07/2010 - October 14 & 15 Parent Teacher Conference Early Release Days
Audience: News Archive
Early Release for Parent Teacher Conferences
Dismissal times for Thursday & Friday, October 14 & 15, 2010
11:50 AM - All Elementary Schools (Except Portal Elementary)
12:10 PM - Portal Elementary
1:00 PM - All Middle Schools (Except Po... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 10/7/10

Y-Clubs & FCA Keep the Faith
Audience: News Archive
Y-Club and Fellowship of Christian Athlete students hosted several inspirational activities recently that included a talk by former NFL defensive end Fred Stokes and participation in the nationwide See You At the Pole event. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/4/10

Miss Wilson Goes to Washington
Audience: News Archive
Jennifer Sherrod’s seventh-grade, QUEST students held mock U.S. Senate and House of Representative debates September 21-24 as part of a unit on American and world governments. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/1/10

Portal FFA's Winning Fall
Audience: News Archive
Portal Middle High School’s National FFA Organization Chapter, under the direction of Agri-Science Teacher Thomas Marshall, is having a winning fall season with events like the Area IV FFA Floral Design Competition and the annual Portal FFA ... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 10/1/10

Chess Victory for Portal Elementary
Audience: News Archive
The Portal Elementary School Chess Team placed second in the elementary division of Saturday's Ogeechee River Scholastic Chess Association Tournament. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/27/10

18 Students Receive AP Scholar Honors
Audience: News Archive
Eighteen students from Southeast Bulloch High School and Statesboro High School earned Advanced Placement Scholar Awards from The College Board based on their outstanding academic performance on AP exams for the 2009-2010 school year. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/24/10

Scent-sational Senses
Audience: News Archive
Kindergarteners at Brooklet Elementary School had their fingers, noses, mouths, ears, and eyes working on all cylinders Friday morning as they participated in the school’s annual Five Senses Fair. Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/24/10

Students Win National Engineering Competition
Audience: News Archive
To top off a winning year at regional and state engineering and science events, a talented group of Statesboro High School students have now captured a SECME National Championship and several prestigious national rankings. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/23/10

BBQ Fundraiser & Livestock Show at SEBHS
Audience: News Archive
Southeast Bulloch High School’s Livestock Association BBQ Fundraiser and Fall 2010 Livestock Show are Friday, September 24 at SEBHS.  For details, read more . . . Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/23/10

09/23/2010 - Special Session Board Meeting Postponed until Thursday, September 30, 2010
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education Special Session Board Meeting scheduled for Thursday, September 23, 2010 has been postponed until Thursday, September 30, 2010.  The meeting on September 30, 2010 will be held at 6:30PM in the Board Room ... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 9/23/10

Middle & High Go "Y"
Audience: News Archive
Students from Langston Chapel Middle, William James Middle and Statesboro High Schools all attended the Southeast District YMCA Rally September 11, at Telfair County High School to kick off their new “Y” Club year. Continue
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Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/15/10

Board Brief - Board of Education Meeting
Audience: News Archive
A news report from the September 9, 2010 Board of Education meeting. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/10/10

Teacher Talks Science with USDA and FDA
Audience: News Archive
A family and consumer sciences teacher at Southeast Bulloch Middle School, was one of only 40 teachers nationwide chosen to participate in a food science workshop in Washington, D.C. where she learned information and experiments from top FDA and U... Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/8/10

Statesboro High Seeks to Preserve History
Audience: News Archive
Administrators at Statesboro High School are seeking to tell about the school’s nearly 120 years of history by soliciting donations of artifacts suitable for display. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/8/10

Plowin' Pavement - Students Learn Ag Urban Style
Audience: News Archive
SHS students are learning that ag education in an urban setting may not  be land, livestock and landscaping but the skills they’re learning are applicable both inside and outside the city limits.
  Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/3/10

Student Film Makers Win State
Audience: News Archive
Langston Chapel Middle School’s sixth-grade QUEST students won first, second and fourth places in the Georgia Movie Academy’s statewide film competition sponsored by the state’s educational technology centers Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 9/1/10

Board Brief News Report for August 27, 2010
Audience: News Archive
A news report from the August 26, 2010 Board of Education meeting. Continue
Posted by: Hayley Greene.
Published: 8/31/10

08/18/2010 - Portal Student Earns Scholarship
Audience: News Archive
Jarvis Oglesby, a 2010 graduate of Portal Middle High School, has been awarded a $2,000 Communities Mobilizing for Change in Action (CMCA) College Scholarship. As a senior, Oglesby applied for the scholarship by answering an essay question that de... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 8/18/10

08/13/2010 - Board News Brief for August 12 Meeting
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Friday, August 13, 2010
A news report from Bulloch County Board of Education meetings Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 8/13/10

08/13/2010 - Pye is GA Health Care Science Teacher of the Year
Audience: News Archive
Sharon Pye, a health care science teacher at Southeast Bulloch High School, was named Georgia’s Health Care Science Educator of the Year by the Georgia Health Care Science Technology Educators Association (GHSTEA) during the organization&rsq... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 8/13/10

07/29/2010 - BOE Announces Traffic Pattern Info.
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education is asking parents to adhere to the following traffic patterns for students at Julia P. Bryant, Mattie Lively Elementary Schools and Portal Middle High School. Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 7/29/10

07/26/2010 - Open House 2010 Schedule
Audience: News Archive
2010-2011
Open House Schedule

The following schedules will be used for work days and Open House visits on Thursday, July 29, 2010.  This will allow employees who are parents to visit the schools of their own children at a time other than ... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 7/26/10

07/23/2010 - Board News Brief for July 22 Meeting
Audience: News Archive
Board News Brief for July 22, 2010 Board Meeting Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 7/23/10

07/20/2010 - FAQ-Millage Rate Hearings
Audience: News Archive
Public Hearings for Millage Rate Increase Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 7/20/10

07/20/2010 - Gulfstream Honors Two Local Students
Audience: News Archive
Supriya Immaneni, a rising junior at Statesboro High School, and Cierra Crowe a rising eighth grader at Southeast Bulloch Middle School were both honored recently by the Gulfstream Management Association (GMA) due to their performances in contests... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 7/20/10

07/09/2010 - Title I Waiver Notice of Public Input
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education will be seeking several waivers from the Georgia Department of Education regarding Title I, Part A requirements that are affected by the availability of Title I, Part A American Reinvestment and Recovery Act (... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 7/9/10

07/09/2010 - Public Hearings on Millage Rate Increase
Audience: News Archive
The Bulloch County Board of Education will host three hearings to receive public input on the Board’s recent announcement to raise property taxes by half a mill.  The Fiscal Year 2011 Budget adopted by the Board at its June 24 meeting w... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 7/9/10

Audience: News Archive
Bid online at http://www.govdeals.com Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 6/30/10

06/25/2010 - Board Meeting Brief for June 24 Meeting
Audience: News Archive
Candidates wishing to run for a seat on the Bulloch County Board of Education must qualify June 28 – July 2, in order to be placed on the November 2010 ballot. The following districts have terms that expire December 2010: District 2, Distric... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 6/25/10

06/14/2010 - Tentative FY11 Budget Approved by BOE
Audience: News Archive
Tentative FY11 Budget Approved by BOE. Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 6/14/10

06/10/2010 - Board Brief for June 10, 2010
Audience: News Archive
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 6/11/10

06/09/2010 - Double Vision
Audience: News Archive
Nicholas Jordan and Stepheni Butler realized their vision recently by becoming the first Statesboro High School students to graduate from high school and Ogeechee Technical College within the same month. Through joint enrollment their junior and s... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 6/9/10

05/28/2010 - Board Brief for May 27 Meeting
Audience: News Archive
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 5/28/10

05/26/2010 - One Stop At A Time
Audience: News Archive
As the school year ended, a close-knit group of school system employees that has touched many students’ lives without ever entering a classroom, gathered at Langston Chapel Middle School for a special gala. For the past 180 school days, Bull... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 5/26/10

05/24/2010 - One for Readers
Audience: News Archive
William James Middle School Principal Mike Yawn took a pie in the face Friday after students met an Accelerated Reader challenge set by the school’s Media Specialist Denise Borck. “I told our student body that if they accumulated at le... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 5/24/10

05/21/2010 - Portal Crowns Queens
Audience: News Archive
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 5/21/10

05/18/2010 - Valedictorians Value Parents
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Schools' three high schools will hold graduation ceremonies next week, and their three top graduates all credit their parents’ encouragement as the key to their academic success. These valedictorians have worked hard, and all ... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 5/18/10

05/18/2010 - FFA Earns Gold Emblem Chapter
Audience: News Archive
Members of Southeast Bulloch High School's National FFA Organization Chapter earned several key honors at the recent state convention in Macon, including Gold Emblem designation for the chapter. Other honors included Mary C. Cromley receiving... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 5/18/10

05/14/2010 - Board Brief for May 14 Meeting
Audience: News Archive
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 5/14/10

05/14/2010 - Littles Assumes District 5 Post
Audience: News Archive
Bulloch County Probate Judge Lee Deloach officially swore in Vernon Littles as the new District 5 Board of Education Representative at Thursday’s regular session meeting. Littles was appointed by the Board to complete Dr. Charles Bonds&... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 5/14/10

05/14/2010 - Portal's Busby First to Sign with East GA
Audience: News Archive
Chad Busby, a senior pitcher at Portal Middle High School, has signed a letter of intent to play baseball for the East Georgia College Bobcats in Swainsboro. He is the school’s first signee for the newly established program. “I chose E... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 5/14/10

05/07/2010 - Portal FFA Students Receive State Degrees
Audience: News Archive
Six Portal Middle High School students received their State FFA Degrees in a special ceremony held during the state convention in Macon April 24. To receive this degree takes at least two years or more of service and proven abilities at both ... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 5/7/10

05/07/2010 - Mill Creek Blood Drive Helps Future Student
Audience: News Archive
Even before little Tabria Spicer enters the halls of Mill Creek Elementary as a pre-kindergartner next school year, the faculty is already reaching out to her by organizing and hosting a blood drive on Monday, May 10, from 12 – 5 PM. “... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 5/7/10

05/06/2010 - School System Honors Retirees
Audience: News Archive
Comparing their life-long work to builders of the world’s great cathedrals, Superintendent Lewis Holloway and school administrators honored the system’s 33 retirees at a banquet Monday night at R.J.’s. "Like artisans who lab... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 5/6/10

05/06/2010 - Students
Audience: News Archive
Nearly 100 of Bulloch County Schools' fifth-grade, Quest students gathered Thursday at Mill Creek Park for their annual rocket launch event. Equipped with rockets, compressors, altimeteand clipboards, students waited, watched the sky and learn... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 5/6/10

05/06/2010 - Schools Sweeten Relay
Audience: News Archive
More than 260 teachers and students from seven schools and three student organizations within the Bulloch County School System recently participated in the 2010 Bulloch County Relay for Life for the American Cancer Society raising $31,591.33, surp... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 5/6/10

05/05/2010 - Superior Sound - LCMS Band
Audience: News Archive
The Langston Chapel Middle School Band recently performed at the Georgia Music Educator's Large Group Evaluation at Armstrong State University where they received all “superior” ratings from the judges. "This evaluation is equ... Continue
Posted by: Craig Liggett
Published: 5/5/10

04/28/2010 - The Science of FFA
Audience: News Archive
The Statesboro High School National FFA Organization Chapter attended the 82nd Annual Georgia Future Farmers of America Convention on April 23 in Macon. SHS students participated both as representative delegates and competed in the Science Fair Di... Continue
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