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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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UNG to provide free summer meals for kids

UNG to provide free summer meals for kids

Local schools and colleges are banding together this summer to provide free meals to children in need throughout Forsyth County and north Georgia.

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Pinecrest Academy Wind Symphony wins superior rating at festival

Pinecrest Academy Wind Symphony wins superior rating at festival

The Pinecrest Academy Wind Symphony earned straight superior ratings at the Williamsburg Worldstrides OnStage Music Festival at the end of April.

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FCS creates new workforce development positions

FCS creates new workforce development positions

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Three positions were created in the Forsyth County Schools workforce development department to expand career-oriented opportunities offered to high school students going through ...

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Pinecrest upper school principal named headmaster

Pinecrest upper school principal named headmaster

SOUTH FORSYTH -- The high school principal of a private parochial school in south Forsyth has been given a larger role in the education of its ...

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Piney Grove Middle chooses animal shelter as recipient of donation

Piney Grove Middle chooses animal shelter as recipient of donation

Piney Grove Middle School students presented the Forsyth County Animal Shelter with $1,000 as part of the school’s sixth annual Grizzly Great Day ...

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Forsyth County schools receive state awards

Forsyth County schools receive state awards

FORSYTH COUNTY -- More than half of the public schools in Forsyth County were recently recognized by the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement for continued ...

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Forsyth students named Merit Scholars

Forsyth students named Merit Scholars

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Eleven local graduating seniors have been awarded a prestigious college scholarship.

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State: Forsyth County schools rank high in climate

State: Forsyth County schools rank high in climate

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Every school in Forsyth County has an above average climate, according to new ratings released Wednesday by the Georgia Department of Education.

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Milestones scores still delayed for some Forsyth County high school students

Milestones scores still delayed for some Forsyth County high school students

FORSYTH COUNTY – A number of high school students are entering summer without knowing how they scored on certain standardized assessments due to a delay in ...

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Scholastic Student Spotlight: South senior plans nursing career, studying abroad

Scholastic Student Spotlight: South senior plans nursing career, studying abroad

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

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A look inside new schools in southwest Forsyth

A look inside new schools in southwest Forsyth

SOUTHWEST FORSYTH -- Students will not enter the halls and classrooms of Brandywine Elementary and DeSana Middle schools until this August, but school system staff and ...

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BOE marks groundbreaking for Denmark High School

BOE marks groundbreaking for Denmark High School

SOUTHWEST FORSYTH -- In a field surrounded by trees and farmhouses, Forsyth County Schools staff and board members broke ground Wednesday on what will become the ...

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Forsyth County high school graduations begin Saturday

Forsyth County high school graduations begin Saturday

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Another group of teenagers will take their turn throughout the next few days to walk across the stage, shake the hand of their ...

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Incumbents sweep Forsyth Board of Education races

Incumbents sweep Forsyth Board of Education races

FORSYTH COUNTY – Three races for seats on the Forsyth County Board of Education were on the ballot in Tuesday’s General Primary, and all three ...

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Forysth County Schools holds stance on transgender bathroom directive

Forysth County Schools holds stance on transgender bathroom directive

FORSYTH COUNTY — Officials with the Forsyth County school system have not changed their stance on a recent directive from the Obama administration about transgender students ...

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