Entries by Mark Floyd

Boleman Named Interim Principal at Oakwood Elementary

At the December 10, 2018 meeting, the Hall County Board of Education gave unanimous approval of Superintendent Will Schofield’s recommendation to name Jeremy Boleman Interim Principal at Oakwood Elementary School, effective immediately. Currently, Mr. Boleman, who is a 2002 graduate of Johnson High School, serves as assistant principal at the school. He began his career […]

Reading Rally Energizes Chicopee Woods Students

Malcolm Mitchell, former player for the Georgia Bulldogs and a Super Bowl Champion with the New England Patriots, brought his “Reading Rally” program to Chicopee Woods Elementary School on Friday, November 30, 2018.  The program is an important component of Mitchell’s Share the Magic Foundation, which is devoted to advancing the importance of reading among […]

Announcement of GHP Nominees from Hall County

Governor’s Honors Program Announcement of 2019 Hall County School District Representatives Fifty sophomores and juniors have been selected to represent Hall County Schools as district representatives 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 seniors. Managed by […]

BOE Approves 2 New Principals

At the November 12, 2018 work session, the Hall County Board of Education gave unanimous approval to Superintendent Will Schofield’s recommendations for the next principals at Lula Elementary School and South Hall Middle School:  Lynette Scheman for Lula and Joey Millwood for South Hall.  Both schools have upcoming vacancies as a result of retirement announcements […]

FBHS Odyssey of the Mind Team Wins World Championship

The Flowery Branch High School Odyssey of the Mind Team has won a World Championship in the 2018 Odyssey of the Mind (OM) World Finals.  Over 800 teams from around the globe competed in the annual international event that was staged from May 23 through May 26 on the campus of Iowa State University in […]

2018 Georgia Advanced Placement (AP) Honor Schools

All six of Hall County Schools’ traditional high schools have been named 2018 Georgia Advanced Placement (AP) Honor Schools by State School Superintendent Richard Woods on April 12, 2018. Several of our high schools are AP Honor Schools in more than one category. Congratulations to our students, teachers, and administrators! 2018 AP ACCESS AND SUPPORT […]

2018 Davis Scholars

Congratulations to Leigh Wilson and Alex Starke, two Hall County teachers who have been named as C.W. Davis Scholars and will receive $500 scholarships towards their pursuit of advanced degrees. The North Georgia Community Foundation administers the C.W. Davis Scholarship, which is in honor of the distinguished life and career of C.W. Davis. Mr. Davis […]

WLA Educator Featured in Governor Deal’s Video Initiative

Gov. Nathan Deal, in conjunction with the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement, today unveiled “World Changer,” the 13th installment of the “Real Teachers Real Voices” campaign. This initiative, which highlights exceptional educators around the state, stems from feedback provided by Deal’s Teacher Advisory Committee. “World Changer” features Marla Lear, an educator at World Language Academy […]