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32 FCS students named National Merit semifinalists

32 FCS students named National Merit semifinalists

Every public high school in Forsyth County was represented on the list of 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program semifinalists, a pool that recognizes students with ...

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Kelly Mill Elementary creates monarch habitat in new garden

Kelly Mill Elementary creates monarch habitat in new garden

WEST FORSYTH -- Third and fourth graders at Kelly Mill Elementary School spread their wings at a butterfly garden ribbon cutting ceremony Friday morning.

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Scholastic Student Spotlight: North JROTC senior applying to U.S. Naval Academy

Scholastic Student Spotlight: North JROTC senior applying to U.S. Naval Academy

Name: Bryan Garcia

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Forsyth County Schools names 8 REACH scholars

Forsyth County Schools names 8 REACH scholars

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Eight Forsyth County middle school students recently became part of a statewide program that contracts them to an academic promise of good behavior ...

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Drone demonstration for West Forsyth seniors surveys football field

Drone demonstration for West Forsyth seniors surveys football field

WEST FORSYTH -- A group of fourth-year engineering pathway students at West Forsyth High School recently had the chance to see a real-life application of their ...

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New foundation awards grants to 5 Forsyth County schools

New foundation awards grants to 5 Forsyth County schools

Five public schools in Forsyth County recently became the first grant recipients in a new foundation that supports teachers, students and schools.

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Matt Elementary students Live to Give

Matt Elementary students Live to Give

WEST FORSYTH -- Students and staff at Matt Elementary School were encouraged to wear motivational T-shirts last week to help boost others’ spirits as a kickoff ...

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Lambert teacher wins Yale Educator Award

Lambert teacher wins Yale Educator Award

SOUTH FORSYTH -- The mark a teacher leaves on a student can last a lifetime, and one high school graduate from south Forsyth recently proved that ...

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South Forsyth High volleyball team donates to SAFFT

South Forsyth High volleyball team donates to SAFFT

CUMMING -- South Forsyth High School volleyball players presented a check to SAFFT Friday.

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North Forysth High seeks recertification

North Forysth High seeks recertification

NORTH FORSYTH -- North Forsyth High School is looking to be a Recognized American School Counselor Association Model Program school.

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School construction ahead of schedule throughout Forsyth

School construction ahead of schedule throughout Forsyth

FORSYTH COUNTY -- The pounding of hammers and buzzing of drills will soon quiet at schools throughout the county.

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South Forsyth Middle School celebrates Constitution Day

South Forsyth Middle School celebrates Constitution Day

SOUTH FORSYTH -- The United States constitution may be a piece of paper, but the effects of its words came to life and rang through the ...

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Civil War reenactors visit Kelly Mill Elementary

Civil War reenactors visit Kelly Mill Elementary

A group of Forsyth County students learned an explosive lesson this week.

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When I Grow Up: Chestatee Elementary

When I Grow Up: Chestatee Elementary

“I want to be a scientist and find the cure for melanoma because my papa had it before I was born and he died. I ...

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BOE to debut '17-18 Forsyth County Schools calendar in October

BOE to debut '17-18 Forsyth County Schools calendar in October

FORSYTH COUNTY -- The calendar for next school year is not ready quite yet, but the public draft is set to be released in mid-October.

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Forsyth BOE passes resolution against Opportunity School District

Forsyth BOE passes resolution against Opportunity School District

FORSYTH COUNTY -- The Forsyth County Board of Education unanimously passed a resolution to oppose Gov. Nathan Deal’s Opportunity School District proposal at a public ...

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Cumming Library hosting special needs resource fair Sunday

Cumming Library hosting special needs resource fair Sunday

CUMMING -- The Cumming Library will hold a resource fair Sunday, Sept. 18 to aid families and caregivers of individuals with special needs.

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Forsyth Central auto team seeking votes in national competition

Forsyth Central auto team seeking votes in national competition

CUMMING -- Forsyth Central High School’s auto shop class is back at it and once again asking the community for votes to aid them in ...

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Mother of Lambert grad with Downs syndrome records son reading UGA acceptance letter (WATCH)

Mother of Lambert grad with Downs syndrome records son reading UGA acceptance letter (WATCH)

SOUTH FORSYTH -- In many ways, Jordan Huffman is just like any other high schooler. He is involved in sports. He has a group of close ...

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Liberty Middle student's bake sale raises $600 for military families

WEST FORSYTH -- A Forsyth County middle school student with ties to the military knows what it means to serve.

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Forsyth County teen petitions schools to discuss suicide

Forsyth County teen petitions schools to discuss suicide

NORTH FORSYTH -- Kristin Iler knows what it’s like to hurt so desperately that it feels as if taking her own life is the only ...

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Liberty Middle School holds 9/11 ceremony for 15th anniversary

Liberty Middle School holds 9/11 ceremony for 15th anniversary

WEST FORSYTH -- Andy Thompson, just like people throughout the nation who were old enough to retain memories on September 11, 2001, remembers where he was ...

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Scholastic Student Spotlight: Forsyth Virtual Academy senior has sights set on economics, family

Scholastic Student Spotlight: Forsyth Virtual Academy senior has sights set on economics, family

Name: Tucker Smith

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Forsyth education officials oppose Opportunity School District

Forsyth education officials oppose Opportunity School District

FORSYTH COUNTY -- The Forsyth County Board of Education unanimously agreed to oppose Gov. Nathan Deal’s Opportunity School District plan at a work session Thursday.

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Educator remembered fondly in north Forsyth

Educator remembered fondly in north Forsyth

NORTH FORSYTH -- The Coal Mountain community in north Forsyth lost a legend on Tuesday. Many called her Miss Ann. Or Grandma. Not only her own ...

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North Forsyth JROTC hosting meet Saturday

North Forsyth JROTC hosting meet Saturday

NORTH FORSYTH -- A local high school will look more like a boot camp this weekend.

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Principal brings experience to new Brandywine Elementary

Principal brings experience to new Brandywine Elementary

SOUTHWEST FORSYTH -- Opening a new elementary school, especially to Forsyth County standards, is no small feat, but Todd Smith knows something about Forsyth County elementary ...

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3 Forsyth County students to be on state council

3 Forsyth County students to be on state council

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Three Forsyth County students were among 108 students across Georgia selected to represent the voice of their peers on a state-level council.

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When I Grow Up: Mashburn Elementary

When I Grow Up: Mashburn Elementary

“I want to either be, like, an engineer like my grandparents or I want to be, like, a teacher. I want to help other kids ...

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Forsyth public libraries hosting suicide prevention workshops for teens

Forsyth public libraries hosting suicide prevention workshops for teens

FORSYTH COUNTY -- With almost 43,000 deaths by suicide in 2014, the issue has become a public health concern across the nation, prompting the Forsyth ...

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