Model Elementary School kicked off the first day of fall on Saturday with a 3.1-mile fundraising race, raising around $2,000 in pre-registration fees that will fund student activities at the school.
For the fourth year in a row, Berry College’s HackBerry Lab was invited to the Tellus Museum Discovery Days event alongside various technology organizations from around the state of Georgia.
A groundbreaking for The Spires at Berry College has been set for Oct. 19, since reservation deposits for more than 70 percent of the planned units of the continuing care retirement community have been received, according to a news release.
New rankings released by U.S. News & World Report list Shorter University among both the South’s Best Regional Colleges and the Best Regional Colleges for Veterans, according to a press release.
Each high school in Rome and Floyd County posted 2018 graduation rates in the 90s, joining 72 other school systems in the state to do so last school year, according to the Georgia Department of Education.
U.S. News and World Report’s 2019 Best Colleges Rankings recently named Berry College #3 among universities in the South for its commitment to teaching undergraduates.
Representatives from colleges and universities from around the country and the globe were on Darlington campus on Monday for the school’s annual College Fair in the Huffman Athletic Center.
Loud echoes of “cool” and “wow” could be heard throughout the bubble, as second graders at West End Elementary saw interactive images in the Star Lab. The exhibit showed students about the phases of the moon and the importance of the sun to Earth and was presented by the Georgia Youth Scienc…
With his dress shirt covered in a clear plastic poncho, Model Elementary Assistant Principal Kyle Abernathy braced himself for a plateful of whipped cream to the face.
The routine was not much different. Students came into the photo room and gave their names. Then they sat down, sat up straight and smiled for their school photos.
Floyd County Board of Education members will meet Thursday morning to discuss plans for the construction of a new gym at Armuchee High.
Coosa High School senior Brady Jacobs will join more than a 100 Georgia students in serving on this year’s Student Advisory Council, according to a news release from the state Department of Education.
Rome City Schools was recently selected to participate in the Realizing Educational Achievement Can Happen, or REACH, Georgia program beginning in the 2019-2020 school year.
Of the Floyd County College and Career Academy students in the certified nursing assistant program, more than 96 percent will go on to pass the state examination to become certified for work, according to a news release from the school system.
Paired into groups of two, sixth-grade students in Deanna Hackney’s classes at West End Elementary studied and then drew the phases of the moon on their papers.
One of the many opportunities offered to students at Rome High School is the Volunteen Program operated through Floyd Medical Center’s Volunteer Services Department. The summer program hosts a handful of Rome High School students each summer, giving them knowledge of hospital departments and…
The Blue Devil Duck Dash returns to Model Elementary for its second year later this month, and Principal Aimee Hays hopes the 3.1-mile obstacle race draws wide community attendance to benefit the school’s PBIS program.
The Governor’s Office of Student Achievement, along with the Innovation Fund Foundation, announced Floyd County Schools as one of four Community Partnership Grant award winners on Wednesday.
Rome Middle School Terrific Kids were recognized last Thursday by the Rome Rotary Club. This year, one student from each department is chosen based on attitude and enthusiasm, determination and effort as well as attendance. Each student received a framed certificate, a $25 Barnes and Noble g…
The steel framework of the cafeteria for the new Main Elementary School is up as construction crews progressed with work Monday by building the cement brick walls.
If Floyd County Schools moves forward with building a new Pepperell Middle on the current site of the school, the school system still faces a higher than estimated project cost as construction costs continue to rise.
The National Society of High School Scholars announced Satiana Cochran of Rome has been selected to become a member of the esteemed organization. The society recognizes top scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, scholarship and community commitment. The announcement was made …
Rome Middle School is seeking community mentors for its Habitudes program. The program assists students to find meaning in the crests and troughs of life in middle school.
The number of career pathways offered at the planned college and career academy at Rome High School has been set at 25, following a lengthy review process which included student surveys and assessments along with an assessment of local industry needs.
Rome Board of Education members approved a new memorandum of understanding with its two partners in the South Rome Early Learning Center on Tuesday, after months of negotiations.
The Rome Board of Education will consider approving a memorandum of understanding with its partners in the South Rome Early Learning Center during its regular meeting tonight.
Berry College is a great college to work for, according to a new survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education, a top trade publication for colleges and universities.
From promoting a STEAM academy for sixth graders to collaborating with principals to create school improvement plans the newest members of the Rome City Schools central office staff are putting plans together for the school year.