2014 News Releases
 Contact: Tim Hensley, APR, Assistant to the Superintendent
by email or (706) 234-1031 ext.7121

DecEMBER


Dr. Nevin Jones is honored by Model  12-19-2014 
Three graduates earn doctorates  12-19-2014
CCA robotics team places in competition  12-19-2014 
Midway children to attend Pepperell Primary next year  12-12-2014
Model junior earns Microsoft Master Certification  12-9-2014 
Armuchee Middle wins at Tech Fair  12-5-2014
Road closings to impact school traffic   12-2-2014 

November


Hour of Code event at College and Career Academy  11-20-2014 
Pepperell SADD group wins Governor's Highway Safety Grant  11-20-2014 
AHS wins cheerleading state title  11-17-2014 
Educators and students share and learn at tech conference  11-14-2014
Pepperell Middle player added to All-Stars  11-13-2014
Three teachers share math knowledge  11-6-2014 
 

October

Graduation rate hits historic level in Floyd County  10-30-2014 
The facts about waivers and charter system  10-21-2014 
Pepperell Middle eighth-grader selected for Georgia all-star team  10-17-2014 
Public hearings scheduled for charter system renewal  10-15-2014
SAT scores keep Floyd County among the state's top performers  10-10-2014 
Coosa Middle's Roy Mitchell is named Teacher of the Year  10-7-2014

September

 
2015 National Merit Commended Students  09-26-2014 
Parents attend math workshop at Pepperell Primary  09-22-2014 
McHenry is a High Progress Reward school for 2014  09-16-2014
Finalists for 2014 Teacher of the Year  09-10-2014 
Armuchee Middle is a 2014 STEM Education Awards finalist  09-08-2014 

August


Coosa High takes Ice Bucket Challenge  08-21-2014
FBLA chapter back at Model High  08-14-2014 
2014 AP Scholars  08--8-2014 
 

JUly

Online application available for free and reduced meals  07-30-2014 
Ron Clark to kick-off new year and Destination Graduation  07-22-2014
PHS sophomore places at FBLA national competition  07-10-2014 
Pepperell High students earn business ethics certificates  07-08-2014 
Intra-district transfer window is open  07-01-2014

  June


2014 System CRCT results  06-25-2014
Midway Primary to close in May, 2015  06-03-2014
 

may

Summer feeding program for children is back  05-30-2014
Armuchee High earns 76 Microsoft certifications  05-29-2014 
Model graduate shares his musical talent with the world  05-28-2014 
Schools help Floyd County earn #1 ranking from national financial firm  05-19-2014
College and Career Academy Scholarships  05-16-2014 
Pepperell Middle 7th grade class raises money for K9 officers  05-16-2014 
Coosa senior named DiVarsity All Star  05-15-2014  
Coosa community celebrates breaking ground for a new high school  05-14-2014 
Three Armuchee soccer players named to DiVarsity All Star game  05-13-2014
Groundbreaking set for new Coosa High  05-14-2014  
Armuchee's JessAnn Nix signs with Reinhardt  05-12-2014
Model's Fisher signs with Mississippi College  05-09-2014
Pepperell Middle teacher selected as NEH Summer Scholar  05-09-2014
Armuchee senior earns $2,000 scholarship 05-02-2014 
2014 Bus Safety Road-e-o  05-02-2014
Duke TIP honors 4th-6th graders  05-01-2014
 

April

Freddie the Falcon to present state award at Johnson Elementary  04-30-2014 
Eight Floyd County seventh-graders earn Duke TIP honors  04-30-2014
Tennis teams advance to GHSA State Playoffs  04-29-2014
21st Century Classroom displayed for Chamber  04-16-2014 
Model's Dr. Glenn White elected president of GHSA  04-16-2014 
FCS and Berry to offer gifted academic summer camp  04-14-2014 
Model inducts seniors and juniors into Science National Honors Society  04-14-2014
Model High earns Microsoft Certifications  04-11-2014
Annual Safe Driving Expo to be held this weekend  04-09-2014 
Pepperell senior wins Kiwanis Music Showcase Scholarship  04-08-2014 
Armuchee High sweeps Kiwanis Art Showcase  04-07-2014 
Pepperell Middle seventh-grader selected to Future Stars all-star team  04-03-2014 
Pepperell tennis coach earns milestone 400th win  04-02-2014 
Two juniors selected for Governor's Honors  04-01-2014 
Two Floyd County band students are selected for All State Band  04-01-2014  

March

Armuchee sophomore wins state writing contest  03-31-2014 
Model High presents its second spring musical  03-28-2014
Three seniors receive Comcast scholarships  03-27-2014 
"Just for Kicks" drive nets over 150 pairs of shoes  03-26-2014 
Key Clubs team-up to paint a local house  03-24-2014 
Model freshman places third in Holocaust art contest  03-21-2014 
Model graduate cheers on Mercer Bears in March Madness  03-21-2014
Coosa senior receives Air Force ROTC scholarship  03-20-2014
Pepperell High joins with GeorgiaBEST to prepare teens for success  03-20-2014 
Armuchee junior earns silver medal at state SkillsUSA competition  03-19-2014
Armuchee freshman's poem earns Brick Road Greear Prize  03-19-2014
PHS sophomore takes FBLA state title  03-19-2014 
Internal audit leads to additional compensation for some employees  03-18-2014 
Students and schools place at 7-AA Literary Meet  03-18-2014 
Alto Park Pre-K joins pilot program to advance technology  03-17-2014
Reminder that Monday will now be a school day  03-12-2014 
Two Model seniors honored by area Sports Hall of Fame  03-11-2014
Nine middle and high school vocalists selected for All State Chorus  03-07-2014 
Model grads to open for Atlanta Rhythm Section  03-07-2014
College & Career Academy students compete at state HOSA event  03-07-2014 
Coosa senior is selected county STAR Student  03-06-2014
Grant to expand Internet access in schools  03-06-2014 
Model senior receives Comcast Achiever Scholarship  03-05-2014
Third-grade in Pepperell area to move to Pepperell Elementary next year  03-05-2014
Model Middle wins middle school Academic Quiz Bowl  03--4-2014
Alto Park repeats as champion of Elementary Academic Quiz Bowl  03-03-2014
 

February

21st McHenry School Circus; lions, tigers and teachers - oh my!  02-28-2014
Model junior places 2nd in FFA competition  02-27-2014 
Coosa Eagles in Elite 8  02-26-2014
PHS senior goes national with research project  02-26-2014 
Team and individuals earn honors at State Academic Decathlon  02-25-2014 
Teams advance in AA Basketball Tournament  02-25-2014
All Floyd County high schools earn AP honors  02-24-2014 
Family Math Night at Model Elementary  02-21-2014
Lady Dragons win title and all four high schools advance to playoffs  02-19-2014 
Educator honored by Heart of the Community  02-19-2014 
Monday, March 17 to now be a school day  02-18-2014
Senior to present research project at UGA science symposium  02-18-2014
Pepperell Middle benefits from scout's Eagle project  02-17-2014
Armuchee High teacher named Georgia's top English teacher  02-17-2014 
Two students take the medal podium at Skills USA  02-14-2014 
Monday to now be a school day  02-14-2014 
Schools closed again on Wednesday  02-11-2014
Schools to be closed on Tuesday due to snow storm  02-10-2014
Model senior is ACE Award winner for 2014  02-07-2014
Floyd teacher is winner in Innovation in Teaching Competition  02-06-2014 
PHS senior accepts Air Force Academy scholarship  02-05-2014
Schedule changes due to missed snow days  02-05-2014
Garden Lakes fifth grader repeats as system spelling champion  02-03-2014 

January

Schools closed again on Friday  01-30-2014
Armuchee senior selected a Georgia Youth Leader  01-27-2014
Kindergarten registration for 2014-2015  01-22-2014
Model Middle eighth-grader wins 2014 Oratorical Contest  01-17-2014
Pre-K registration dates are set for February  01-16-2014 
Coosa High wins 2014 Academic Decathlon  01-13-2014
Board recognized as a GSBA 2013 Quality Board  01-09-2014 
2014 - 2015 Calendar approved by the board  01-08-2014
Schedule update due to weather 01-06-2014