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Milestones testing scores released

Milestones testing scores released

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Scores for the second administration of the state’s most recent standardized testing were released this week, and Forsyth County, once again, remained ...

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Forsyth County Schools welcome new teachers

Forsyth County Schools welcome new teachers

On Tuesday morning, Lambert High School’s auditorium was packed with educators who are new to Forsyth County as Superintendent Jeff Bearden welcomed them into ...

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High grad rates in Forsyth County, state CTAE pathways

High grad rates in Forsyth County, state CTAE pathways

Graduation rates for students involved in Career, Technical and Agricultural Education, or CTAE, classes throughout Georgia has risen 6 percent since 2014, and Forsyth County ...

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Bonds sold for Alliance Academy

Bonds sold for Alliance Academy

The Public Facilities Authority has completed its first project, which will fund construction for a new career-focused high school in Forsyth County.

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Library summer reading program ending with free magic shows this week

Library summer reading program ending with free magic shows this week

Nationally acclaimed magician Ken Scott will perform eight free shows for the Forsyth County Public Library system on July 25-28.

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New Forsyth Central High student union building ready to open

New Forsyth Central High student union building ready to open

If change and growth have been defining Forsyth County for the past couple decades, the area’s oldest — and for some time only — high school ...

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South Forsyth High School recognized at conference

Several South Forsyth High School students were recognized with top honors on July 2 at the Future Business Leaders of America, or FBLA, National Leadership ...

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Pinecrest grad named National Merit Scholar

Pinecrest grad named National Merit Scholar

SOUTH FORSYTH -- A Pinecrest Academy graduate has been given a prestigious college scholarship in a final round of announcements from the awarding organization.

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Lanier Technical College holds open house

Lanier Technical College holds open house

Lanier Technical College held an open house Wednesday night. Attendees were able to tour the state-of-the-art labs and classrooms. Faculty advisors and Student Affairs representatives ...

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Scholastic Student Spotlight: Central grad attending UGA for medicine development

Scholastic Student Spotlight: Central grad attending UGA for medicine development

Scholastic Student Spotlight is a bi-monthly series brought to you by Lennar Atlanta.

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Forsyth County Schools workforce development director earns top state honor

Forsyth County Schools workforce development director earns top state honor

FORSYTH COUNTY -- The woman leading the charge for advancing the workforce development program within the Forsyth County school system recently received top state honors.

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Not all Forsyth County Schools jobs get time off for summer

Not all Forsyth County Schools jobs get time off for summer

FORSYTH COUNTY -- School’s out for summer — but only for some in the Forsyth County school system.

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FCS holding meetings on federal programs

FCS holding meetings on federal programs

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Staff members with the Forsyth County school system are holding public meetings to discuss with residents upcoming policies for Title-I programs.

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Pinecrest alum graduates from Naval Academy

Pinecrest alum graduates from Naval Academy

A former Pinecrest Academy student graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy and was commissioned as an officer in the Navy on May 27 in ...

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No speakers at Forsyth County BOE hearing on taxes

No speakers at Forsyth County BOE hearing on taxes

The Forsyth County Board of Education held its first of three public hearings on its proposed millage rate, which will raise taxes slightly for some ...

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Forsyth Central High School students finalists in science competition

Forsyth Central High School students finalists in science competition

A team of ninth-grade students from Forsyth Central High School competed last week in a national science and technology competition.

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Central grads visit old elementary school

Central grads visit old elementary school

CUMMING -- A group of recent Forsyth Central High School graduates who have been in school together since elementary school recently visited their old stomping grounds ...

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Scholastic Student Spotlight: North valedictorian hopes to solve open mathematics question

Scholastic Student Spotlight: North valedictorian hopes to solve open mathematics question

Scholastic Student Spotlight is a bi-monthly series brought to you by Lennar Atlanta

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Local school councils submit annual reports

Local school councils submit annual reports

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Summer is a time when officials with the school system try to prepare for the imminent fall and return of students, and representatives ...

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Forsyth school construction projects on track

Forsyth school construction projects on track

FORSYTH COUNTY -- School may be out for the summer for students and teachers, but campuses throughout Forsyth County are still teeming with people.

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Lanier Tech marks 50th commencement

Lanier Tech marks 50th commencement

Lanier Technical College held its 2016 commencement Friday night at Free Chapel, awarding 235 degrees, 394 diplomas and 631 certificates.

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FCS most financially efficient in state

FCS most financially efficient in state

FORSYTH COUNTY – Students, teachers and schools are often rated based on test scores, but Forsyth County Schools was recently earned top marks in a financial ...

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New schools SPLOST to be on Nov. ballot

New schools SPLOST to be on Nov. ballot

FORSYTH COUNTY -- The Forsyth County Board of Education said they want to keep earning sales tax revenue and need to put a referendum up to ...

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Vietnam Veterans of America gives scholarships to Forsyth graduates

Vietnam Veterans of America gives scholarships to Forsyth graduates

CUMMING -- Two recent Forsyth County high school graduates received scholarships named in honor of soldiers who died in the Vietnam War by a local veterans ...

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BOE to hold public hearings on potential tax hike

BOE to hold public hearings on potential tax hike

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Tax rates that apply to the Forsyth County Schools system have tentatively been set at the same rate as last year, though that ...

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Middle school student honored for volunteer efforts

Middle school student honored for volunteer efforts

A Forsyth County student received volunteerism awards from state lawmakers and was presented a letter from the President at the Vickery Creek Middle School honors ...

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Scholastic Student Spotlight: Senior first K-12 graduate from Horizon Christian Academy

Scholastic Student Spotlight: Senior first K-12 graduate from Horizon Christian Academy

Scholastic Student Spotlight is a bi-monthly series brought to you by Lennar Atlanta

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Lambert grad first from school to complete Naval Academy

Lambert grad first from school to complete Naval Academy

SOUTH FORSYTH – A former Forsyth County Schools student recently became the first graduate of his high school alma mater to complete the U.S. Naval ...

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Pinecrest alum graduates from West Point

Pinecrest alum graduates from West Point

SOUTH FORSYTH -- A Pinecrest Academy alumnus recently became the private parochial school's first to graduate from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.

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Lanier Technical College celebrates 50 years educating the community

Lanier Technical College celebrates 50 years educating the community

FORSYTH COUNTY – Lanier Technical College hosts its share of banquets and events for groups throughout the community at the Forsyth Conference Center, but on Thursday ...

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