Garden Lakes Elementary recognizes the January Excellent Eagles for being “respectful, responsible and ready” at all times. They enjoyed a special luncheon with Principal Mary Alcorn, Assistant Principal Jeb Arp and counselor Melissa Shell. They are role models for their school, #lifeisbette…
Darlington School juniors Olivia Barfield and Marissa Joseph have been named semifinalists for selection to the 2018 Georgia Governor’s Honors Program in the science and social studies tracks, respectively.
The following Darlington School students were named winners at the Northwest Georgia Tech Competition on Jan. 26 and will advance to the Georgia Student Technology Competition at Middle Georgia State University in Macon on March 10.
Expanding the wealth of knowledge for youngsters all over Northwest Georgia was the focus for a busy day at Georgia Highlands College Saturday. Fourth, fifth and sixth-graders from 12 counties flocked to the GHC Rome campus for the annual 4-H Cloverleaf District Project Achievement Awards co…
These are the students who made the Pepperell Elementary School honor roll for the second nine-week period of the school year. Additionally students who had perfect attendance during this period are also listed below.
Darlington School students in grades 6-12 are recognized based on their grade average for the semester, as follows: Headmaster’s list, 95 or higher average with no grade below 90; Director’s list, 90 or higher average with no grade below 85. Grades for students in Honors or Advanced Placemen…
Twenty-four members of local nonprofit Destiny Independence USA along with 15 adults traveled to the High Museum of Art in Atlanta for a cultural experience Sunday.
Kiwanis Club of Rome President Keith Mickler announces the club’s annual art showcase and music showcase which offer student opportunities to earn education scholarships.
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Georgia came to the Rome News-Tribune office Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, to pick up donated items. Eric Turner (center), the site director for the South Rome club, stands with Javia Woodard (from left), 8, Lasarah Davis, 9, Kobe Horton, 9, and Edwin Chal…
Floyd County Schools College and Career Academy student Christopher Dean earned first place trophies in math, social studies, and current events contests that were a part of the academic quiz bowl at the Georgia CTI Fall Leadership Conference.
Six Floyd County Schools College and Career Academy students were awarded medals for their performances in the SkillsUSA Region 1 competitions which were held earlier this month at the Georgia Northwestern Technical College Rock Springs campus.
How many Georgia high schools make headlines because young drivers die at the wheel, plunging entire student populations into sudden periods of grief and disbelief?
SkillsUSA Region 1 competitions were held on December 1 at the Georgia Northwestern Technical College--Rock Springs campus. SkillsUSA offers its members many opportunities for growth through competition. Some 275 students from across Northwest GA showcased skills acquired in their career tec…
The Georgia CTI Fall Leadership Conference was held Nov. 16-17, 2017, at the Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort--Stone Mountain Park. The conference theme, “Together We Stand,” provided the focus for high quality interactive leadership skills building activities.
The Kemet Robotics team out of Rome and two teams from Georgia Highlands Charger Robotics, which is out of Cartersville and is part of the Kemet Robotics Alliance, competed in the First Lego League Competition at the Lonnie Johnson STEM Activity Center in Atlanta Saturday.
Each year the One Book Many Voices committee chooses a book that fosters a community-wide initiative that seeks to encourage literacy, promote discussion and build community through reading.
Editor’s note: The list of the winners of the tech competitions for each school system will run in Wednesday’s Rome News-Tribune, inside the Young Romans section.
The media center at Anna K. Davie Elementary was rocking Friday morning, as motivational speaker Justin Tutt inspired students with chants of encouragement during a workshop.
Rome High drama students are putting a twist on Charles Dickens’ Christmas classic by injecting a fairy-tale touch into each role, especially with the Big Bad Wolf playing as the formidable Ebenezer Scrooge.
The Pepperell Middle School eighth grade Chorus will be marching and singing with a mass youth choir from across the nation in the nationally televised Nashville Christmas Parade on Saturday, December 2. The parade will take place in downtown Nashville beginning at 8:30 am EST.
Darlington School will officially welcome the holidays this year with the 34th annual Festival of Lessons & Carols, which returns to Morris Chapel on Sunday, Dec. 10, at 7 p.m. The free event is open to the public and sponsored by the Darlington “Y” Cabinet, and will be led primarily by …
The Phoenix Performance Learning Center, a non-traditional high school within Rome City Schools, was named as the first-place winner in the Georgia School Boards Association student video contest recently, winning a $1,000 prize.
Duke TIP is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving academically gifted and talented students. Duke TIP works with students, their families, and educators to identify, recognize, challenge, engage, and help students reach their highest potential. Now in its 37th year, the Talent Search…
This week, a team of seventh-graders focused their language study on cross-cultural similarities and differences in the way Halloween is celebrated in the South American country of Colombia and the U.S. Here is what they shared for The Spanish Spotlight:
Dedicated students competed recently for the opportunity to go to school during the summer. Fifteen of Floyd County Schools’ top students were selected to advance in the Governor’s Honors Program selection process and will interview at the state level for an opportunity to participate in the…
Every day, a different young artist's artwork is featured on the front page of the Rome News-Tribune. Here is a gallery of young artist images from September's front pages.