Entries by joseph.canada

Hall County School Board Receives 2019 GSBA Award

The Hall County School District is proud to announce the achievement and status of the Georgia School Boards Association’s (GSBA) 2019 Exemplary School Board recognition. The recognition program is designed to showcase best practices in school governance and leadership. GSBA recognizes good school board governance to foster educational community cultures in order to advance student […]

Mount Vernon Elementary Teacher Receives State Recognition at GA STEM 30th Anniversary Celebration

On the evening of March 23, 2019, Mount Vernon Elementary Teacher Heather Riley was recognized at the 30th Anniversary –Georgia STEM Scholar Award Celebration at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center in Atlanta.  The award is given to teachers for their outstanding efforts to engage and improve student learning in STEM disciplines.  At this year’s […]

Special Week Honors Boards of Education Across Georgia

The Hall County School District is joining in a statewide celebration this week to salute the efforts of local school board members. The week of March 18-22, 2019, has been proclaimed School Board Appreciation Week in Georgia.  The weeklong observance calls attention to the contributions of local boards of education. In expressing the gratitude of […]

North Hall Senior Max Hernandez Named 2019 STAR Student

Max Hernandez, a senior at North Hall High School, has been named 2019 STAR Student for Hall County; his STAR Teacher is Lori Barrett.  The announcement of his selection, along with Gainesville City winner –senior Grayson Wagner of Gainesville High School and her STAR Teacher Chandra Karnati, was made at the end of the Gainesville […]

Governor’s Honors Program Announcement of 2019 Hall County School District Semifinalists

Governor’s Honors Program Announcement of 2019 Hall County School District Semifinalists Hall County Schools is proud to announce that 29 Hall County School District students have been selected as Semifinalists for the Georgia Governor’s Honors Program. The Governor’s Honors Program, known as GHP, is a residential summer program for gifted and talented high school juniors and […]

HCSD Student-Athletes Shine at Georgia Special Olympics Winter Games

On the weekend of January 11-12, the Hall County Special Olympics delegation took Marietta by storm at the Georgia State Indoor Winter Games and Southeast Powerlifting Competition. The excitement began on Friday evening at the opening ceremonies, as Morgan McNeal, a Chestatee High Senior and member of the USA National Gold Medal Basketball Team, received […]

Marketing Students Place at Region Competition; Headed to State!

Congratulations to the following high school Marketing students from Cherokee Bluff, Chestatee, Flowery Branch, North Hall and West Hall who recently placed at the DECA Regional Competition. Several students from North Hall Middle also competed. The following students have also qualified to move to the next level. State Competition will be held in Atlanta on […]

Announcement of House Bill 251 Application And Out-of-District Application Timeline For 2019-2020 School Year

Announcement of House Bill 251 Application And Out-of-District Application Timeline For 2019-2020 School Year The House Bill 251 (HB 251) application period for the 2019-2020 school year will open on February 1, 2019. Application information is available at this link. Public School Choice Information House Bill 251 Link House Bill 251 (HB 251) Timeline February […]

2018 Lanierland Basketball Tournament

The 59th Edition of the Lanierland Basketball Tournament will begin on December 20 at Chestatee High School with two games–#8 vs #9 Girls and #8 vs # 9 Boys.  The tournament will then resume on December 27 and run through December 29.  December 27 games will be played at this year’s tournament sub-host Chestatee High […]

JHS Teacher Named 2019-20 HCSD Teacher of the Year

Hall County School District Superintendent Will Schofield has announced that Frank Zamora, a U.S. History teacher at Johnson High School, has been named the HCSD Teacher of the Year for 2019-2020. When he learned that he had been selected from among all the representatives from the thirty-six (36) schools in the district, Zamora said, “It […]