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Forsyth County school system posts highest average ACT score in state

Forsyth County school system posts highest average ACT score in state

FORSYTH COUNTY — High schools in Forsyth County earned a higher combined average ACT composite score than any other school system in Georgia last year.

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International skills are focus of new diploma seal

International skills are focus of new diploma seal

FORSYTH COUNTY — High school seniors who graduate in spring will be the first class to have the option to earn a new diploma seal offered ...

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Forsyth’s high schools ready for football season

Forsyth’s high schools ready for football season

NORTH FORSYTH -- Prep football is in the air and campuses are teeming with pride as the 2015 season gets under way tonight for three Forsyth ...

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Public Facilities Authority favorable to charter school in Cumming

Public Facilities Authority favorable to charter school in Cumming

CUMMING — A potential Forsyth County charter school has taken another step.

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Forsyth school system staff growing with students

Forsyth school system staff growing with students

FORSYTH COUNTY — While Forsyth County Schools’ enrollment may still be on the rise, the teachers and staff educating and protecting those students has been set.

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Possible charter school in Forsyth County gets a name

Possible charter school in Forsyth County gets a name

CUMMING — Forsyth County residents can now call the proposed chartered college and career academy by its official name.

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Renovations set for West Forsyth High School

Renovations set for West Forsyth High School

WEST FORSYTH — The Forsyth County school system is one step closer to having all five of its high schools under some form of construction.

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JROTC team at North Forsyth High takes top honors

JROTC team at North Forsyth High takes top honors

NORTH FORSYTH — While many students enjoyed their summer break with vacations and relaxation, members of the North Forsyth High School Marine Corps Junior Reserve Officer ...

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Lambert named one of nation’s top high schools

Lambert named one of nation’s top high schools

SOUTH FORSYTH — One local high school has been named to a prestigious list of the best public high schools in the country.

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Interact Club revived at Forsyth Central, aims to serve

Interact Club revived at Forsyth Central, aims to serve

CUMMING — At a weekly lunch meeting of some of the biggest local makers and shakers, a group of young leaders sat poised to make a ...

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Forsyth County Public Library System announces sole finalist for director's post

Forsyth County Public Library System announces sole finalist for director's post

CUMMING —Forsyth County’s library system is a step closer to having its new — and second ever — director.

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Grant for new charter school in Cumming detailed

Grant for new charter school in Cumming detailed

CUMMING — More details emerged Thursday about the potential work force development academy the school system wants to bring to Forsyth County with the help of ...

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Timeline presented for Forsyth County Schools’ redistricting

Timeline presented for Forsyth County Schools’ redistricting

SOUTH FORSYTH — As the 2015-16 year enters its second full week, schools in south Forsyth and district officials are setting their sights on new attendance ...

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Schools in south Forsyth see most student growth

Schools in south Forsyth see most student growth

SOUTH FORSYTH — In what may come as little surprise, student enrollment at Forsyth County Schools has increased from last year.

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Partnership explored for college, career academy in Cumming

Partnership explored for college, career academy in Cumming

CUMMING — Forsyth County may be known for its high-performing public school system and myriad opportunities for students to participate in specialized programs, but a potential ...

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Forsyth County school chief chosen for state committee

Forsyth County school chief chosen for state committee

FORSYTH COUNTY — Forsyth County’s school superintendent is among a select group chosen to discuss state policies throughout the year.

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Transformer fire to blame for morning school delays in south Forsyth

Transformer fire to blame for morning school delays in south Forsyth

SOUTH FORSYTH — School buses and traffic in south Forsyth were delayed for the second day in a row when a pole holding a transformer caught ...

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Year off to smooth start for Forsyth County Schools

Year off to smooth start for Forsyth County Schools

FORSYTH COUNTY — Even residents who do not have a child in the Forsyth County school system may have noticed classes were in session Thursday.

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State school chief seeks student advisory panelists from Forsyth County

State school chief seeks student advisory panelists from Forsyth County

FORSYTH COUNTY — Local public school students interested in education policy or who want to impact their local community have been offered the opportunity to voice ...

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Changes coming to Forsyth County Schools in 2015-16

Changes coming to Forsyth County Schools in 2015-16

SOUTH FORSYTH — One of Vickery Creek Middle School’s new teachers is really not so new to the campus.

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Bus safety stressed as school starts in Forsyth County

Bus safety stressed as school starts in Forsyth County

FORSYTH COUNTY — Roads may not be packed with big yellow buses stuffed with children until Thursday, but you may have already seen some empty buses ...

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Round-up helps Forsyth County kindergartners, parents prepare

Round-up helps Forsyth County kindergartners, parents prepare

WEST FORSYTH — In preparation for the start of the 2015-16 school year on Thursday, Forsyth County kindergartners got some practice Tuesday riding the bus and ...

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Girls on the Run North GA marks 10 years in Forsyth

Girls on the Run North GA marks 10 years in Forsyth

FORSYTH COUNTY -- A local nonprofit that combines mentoring with outdoor activity is marking 10 years of serving the community.

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Teachers in Cumming deliver supplies to students’ homes

Teachers in Cumming deliver supplies to students’ homes

CUMMING — Teachers at three schools went door to door to meet students Thursday, and they came bearing gifts.

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Community recalls dedication of late North Forsyth High golfer

Community recalls dedication of late North Forsyth High golfer

NORTH FORSYTH — Joe Dumphy’s favorite sport used to be baseball. Before reaching high school, he wrote a Texas Christian University coach with his intentions ...

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Forsyth County school system begins new year Thursday

Forsyth County school system begins new year Thursday

FORSYTH COUNTY — This weekend marks the last few days before the 2015-16 school year kicks off in Forsyth County, and students and parents are not ...

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Forsyth County school system welcomes its new teachers

Forsyth County school system welcomes its new teachers

CUMMING — Some have been teaching for years. Others will step into their first classroom as the boss next Thursday. They total 319, and they’re ...

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Whitlow educators attend digital content summit

Two heads of a local elementary school recently participated in an exclusive professional development event in the nation’s Capital.

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Challenged Child and Friends schools registering students

A Gainesville school that serves students both with and without disabilities is registering new students.

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New science databases in libraries supplement classroom learning

Just in time for the start of the new school year, school-aged students now have access to two online science databases to supplement classroom learning.

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