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Riverwatch Middle band wins national excellence award

Riverwatch Middle band wins national excellence award

Riverwatch Middle School’s band has been honored at the national level, recently receiving the National Band Association, or NBA’s, National Program of Excellence ...

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Daves Creek Elementary construction to increase security

Daves Creek Elementary construction to increase security

SOUTH FORSYTH -- In one of the fastest-growing counties in the region, one more school in Forsyth County was added to the list of campuses that ...

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Forsyth Central, North Forsyth seniors named Georgia Scholars

Forsyth Central, North Forsyth seniors named Georgia Scholars

Among the list of 183 graduating seniors from high schools across the state who were recognized as 2017 Georgia Scholars, five Forsyth County students from ...

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When I Grow Up: Coal Mountain Elementary

When I Grow Up: Coal Mountain Elementary

“I like to play with all my friends. I like to play outside with them. I like to learn math. I want to be an ...

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Alliance Academy information nights set for May

Alliance Academy information nights set for May

With less than a year and a half before the Alliance Academy for Innovation of Cumming-Forsyth County opens, Forsyth County Schools administrators are preparing information ...

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Assistant principal positions open in Forsyth County schools

Assistant principal positions open in Forsyth County schools

Assistant principals are needed in Forsyth County Schools, and the system is looking for “awesome” candidates to fill openings for the 2017-2018 school year.

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Forsyth Central engine teams competing at Atlanta Motor Speedway Saturday

Forsyth Central engine teams competing at Atlanta Motor Speedway Saturday

This weekend, teams from a local high school will compete at one of NASCAR’s fastest tracks.

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South Forsyth High student awarded study abroad trip to Germany

South Forsyth High student awarded study abroad trip to Germany

One Forsyth County high school sudent recently found out she will travel to Germany this summer after being awarded a study abroad trip.

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Sawnee EMC chooses Lambert, South students for annual D.C. leadership trip

Sawnee EMC chooses Lambert, South students for annual D.C. leadership trip

SOUTH FORSYTH -- Two Forsyth County teenagers will travel to the Capitol for a leadership experience organized by electric membership cooperatives in Georgia and across the ...

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Forsyth County students named Governor’s Honor Program finalists

Forsyth County students named Governor’s Honor Program finalists

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Twenty students from all five of Forsyth County’s brick-and-mortar high schools were named as finalists for the 2017 Georgia Governor’s Honors ...

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South Forsyth High junior honored for volunteer efforts

South Forsyth High junior honored for volunteer efforts

A junior at South Forsyth High School was recently honored for her volunteer service.

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Forsyth BOE to buy 2,500 Chromebook charging stations

Forsyth BOE to buy 2,500 Chromebook charging stations

Many can attest that one of the most frustrating problems associated with a wireless device is keeping it charged.

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Forsyth Central robotics team wins state championship

Forsyth Central robotics team wins state championship

Forsyth Central High School robotics students will soon travel to Houston, Texas, to compete for a world championship after recently winning the state tournament in ...

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Scholastic Student Spotlight: North sophomore on path for biomedical engineering

Scholastic Student Spotlight: North sophomore on path for biomedical engineering

Name: Katie Jordan

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Forsyth County high schoolers to embark on mission trip to Philippines

Forsyth County high schoolers to embark on mission trip to Philippines

Though Chad Ward valued the mission work he and a group of Forsyth County high schoolers did annually at the Quest Fellowship Church in Cebu ...

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Forsyth County Schools' nutrition director lobbies in D.C. for school meal funding

Forsyth County Schools' nutrition director lobbies in D.C. for school meal funding

Representatives from Forsyth County who lead the charge in feeding public school students met with U.S. lawmakers last week to discuss their legislative priorities ...

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Former KSU dean to hold bridge classes for middle-schoolers

Former KSU dean to hold bridge classes for middle-schoolers

Starting this summer, local middle schoolers will be able to learn to play bridge from someone who knows about critical thinking.

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Odyssey team headed to world championship

Odyssey team headed to world championship

Some Forsyth County students may excel at science and others at the arts, but a team of local students is heading to the world competition ...

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When I Grow Up: Kelly Mill Elementary

When I Grow Up: Kelly Mill Elementary

“I like to do plays and I like to draw and also I like to do stuff in front of people. I want to be ...

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NFHS student’s entry wins first at Georgia Tech

NFHS student’s entry wins first at Georgia Tech

A North Forsyth High School student is heading to a national competition after Georgia Tech recognized his plan to deal with oil spills.

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North JROTC awarded in All Service JROTC Drill Meet

North JROTC awarded in All Service JROTC Drill Meet

North Forsyth High School’s Marine Corps JROTC continues in its award-winning tradition, recently bringing home honors from the All Service JROTC Drill Meet at ...

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South Forsyth High School serving a hands-on education

South Forsyth High School serving a hands-on education

South Forsyth High School students donned white coats, black chef hats resting atop their heads as they bent over silver countertops, plating mini pies, cheesecake ...

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Forsyth teens move on in health care competition

Forsyth teens move on in health care competition

A number of Forsyth County middle and high school students are advancing to the Health Occupations Students of America, or HOSA, international leadership conference after ...

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Whitlow Elementary wins national award for recycling efforts

Whitlow Elementary wins national award for recycling efforts

CUMMING -- When people think of worms, most may picture slimy, wiggly ground creatures that serve little other purpose than good fishing bait.

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Pinecrest Academy holds second annual career day

Pinecrest Academy holds second annual career day

Choosing a future career path and school to make it happen may be one of the most daunting decisions made by high schoolers. Luckily, some ...

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Forsyth students win oratorical contest

Forsyth students win oratorical contest

Four local students have been selected to represent Forsyth County in the 2017 Optimist International Oratorical Contest after being named finalists in the county-wide competition ...

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Educational partnerships touted in Cumming's Alliance Academy

Educational partnerships touted in Cumming's Alliance Academy

A “state of the schools” meeting held on the University of North Georgia’s Cumming campus Monday morning focused on the partnership between UNG, Lanier ...

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Annual Forsyth County Ghost Out reenactment shows fatal consequences of drunk driving

Annual Forsyth County Ghost Out reenactment shows fatal consequences of drunk driving

A voice, not that of an adult but also not that of an unaware child, screamed from within a smashed vehicle in the parking lot ...

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Paddle Georgia applications open for teachers

Paddle Georgia applications open for teachers

Georgia educators now have the opportunity to get their feet wet on a weeklong canoe and kayak trip on the Etowah River, which is scheduled ...

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When I Grow Up: Big Creek Elementary

When I Grow Up: Big Creek Elementary

“I want to be a computer programmer or an author for books. I really think technology is pretty cool if you really think about it ...

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