The Centennial Arts Academy team from Gainesville won the Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl State Championship on Saturday in Athens.
Area schools are on the list of 2014 Advanced Placement Honor Schools announced by the Georgia Department of Education.
A series of town hall meetings has been scheduled for early March to get input from alumni and community members as the University of North Georgia continues to carve an identity for itself.
Originally scheduled for Tuesday because of the Presidents Day holiday, the Gainesville City Schools board of education will meet today at 6 p.m.
LaCrisia Larkin is the Georgia Thespians' Administrator of the Year, announced at the annual conference of the group in Columbus.
David Byers is the recipient of the 2014 Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction via Lanier Technical College.
StudentsFirst, a nationwide group of public school lobbyists, gave Georgia a "C minus" in its annual report card released Monday, with the grade based on how well state government promotes and supports the teaching profession.
Open enrollment for Gainesville elementary schools is now through Jan. 31.
Brenau University President Ed Schrader has been named to his second three-year term on the board of trustees for the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.
Three information nights for parents of rising ninth-graders in the Hall County School District are scheduled for the beginning of the new year.
Jennifer Lefevre is the recipient of an $850 grant via Clipper Petroleum.
Three speakers will help close out the college careers of University of North Georgia seniors graduating this December.
Military Times magazine has placed the University of North Georgia on its 2014 "Best for Vets" list, ranking the school No. 21 out of more than 600 across the country.
The student information system provider used by Gainesville City Schools has experienced nationwide glitches, causing problems for local schools.
The respective boards of education for Gainesville City and Hall County schools have adopted a resolution to recognize Performance-Enhancing Drug Awareness Week, Dec. 8-14.