The Beaufort County School District said in a statement on Sunday that students and faculty at Okatie Elementary will begin the new school year after an air-quality test found low particulate levels from a smoldering trash pile nearby.
The 2019-2020 school year is the first full school year the Effingham County Sheriff’s Office will use cameras attached to some school busses to catch people breaking the law. WTOC’s Romney Smith investigates how successful the program has been so far and exactly how it works.
One Jasper County school has an unusual situation it has to take into consideration for the start of school this year, and that’s the massive pile of debris about a mile from campus that has been burning for weeks.
The Savannah branch of the NAACP held a mass meeting on Sunday afternoon with the chairman of the Board of Regents for the University System of Georgia to discuss the future of Savannah State University.
Georgia parents who had to re-learn how to do math to help their kids under Common Core standards may have to learn a new system. This week, Georgia education leaders started the process of repealing and replacing the state’s K-12 education standards.
Superintendent Barry Waller says they’re enhancing some of the courses students can take, which will ultimately prepare them for careers after graduation as well as get them advanced in a technical school field.
There is a nationwide shortage of bus drivers, and school counties are asking for help. It’s a problem the Wayne County School District is trying to fix before its time for the children to return to the classroom.