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Notice of Non-Discrimination
The Richmond County School System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability or age in its programs and activities for students.  The following persons have been designated to investigate any complaint communicated to the Board of Education alleging non-compliance of non-discrimination policies regarding student activities.

Today, 3/29/2015
High: 58 Low: 43
Mostly sunny
0% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 3/30/2015
High: 67 Low: 46
Chance rain showers
43% chance of precipitation.

School News

Deer Chase Elementary School
Safety and Wellness Fair

No Place for Hate® is an initiative of the Anti-Defamation League offered free to schools that is designed to rally the entire school around the goal of creating a welcoming community committed to stopping all forms of bias and bullying. Several students entered "Imagine a World Without Hate-I am only one, but I am ONE" contest.  Out of over 700 entries, Morgan Road Middle School 7th grader Phshanti Lewis, was runner-up in the category of Middle School Art.  Picture above is Phshanti along with MRMS No Place for Hate chairperson, Loraine Chapman...Congratulations Phshanti!!!

Glenn Hills Elementary School would like to congratulate Marcus Allen for placing 2nd in the National Elks Hoop Shoot Free Throw Competition.

The Elks Hoop Shoot Free Throw Program is a free throw competition that is open to all boys and girls ages 8 through 13. The contest starts at the lodge level and advances through district, state and regional contests before the national finals in the spring. It is held yearly.

Marcus is a 4th grader at GHES. He has exhibited superior abilities in physical education. We are proud of his accomplishment. Way to go Marcus!

Cross Creek High School FFA Annual Plant Sale on 
April 2nd and 3rd

Georgia’s Pre-Kindergarten Four Year Old Program
Pre-K Lottery Drawing for the 2015-2016 School Year was held on Saturday, March 14, 2015.

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Lottery Results by School

Human Resources Corner

RCSS Annual Employees' Retirement Banquet and Ticket Information

On May 13, 2015 at 7:00 p.m., the Richmond County School System will honor the 2015 retirees for their dedicated years of service to our school system at the Annual Employees’ Retirement Banquet.  The Employees’ Retirement Banquet will be held at the Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center.  Read more below for ticket information.


Calling all retirees who plan to retire at the end of the 2014-2015 school year. 

Are you interested in a career with the Richmond County School System? Click here to view Job Openings.


GRE Foundation Scholarship Board will award 14 scholarships to deserving teachers and paraprofessionals pursuing higher education.  For more information, click here.

RCSS receives Full Accreditation from SACS/AdvancED Commission

The Richmond County School District has regained its accreditation in completing the required actions by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) according to a recent report by the AdvancED Accreditation Commission. 

Public Information

Parents - We need your help!  Please take a few minutes and fill out the School Climate Survey for your child's school.  Your opinion is important to us!  Thank you so much for your time!

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RCSS Flexibility Options

Calling current Freshmen, Sophomores and Juniors

GRU is hosting summer academies in Cyber Sciences and Health Sciences.  There will be two sessions for each program.  The deadline to apply is March 30, 2015 and both academies are now tuition free thanks to the generous sponsors.

Upcoming Events

Mon, Mar 23 - Mon, Mar 30
All County Student Art Show @ Morris Museum

Monday, March 30
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Bayvale Elementary Title I School Council Meeting @ 10:00 AM Parent Center
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GHHS Infinite Campus Parent Portal Training @ 10:00 AM Parent Resource Center
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LCL Volunteer Workshop @ 10:00 AM in Room #116
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Merry's March Madness Math Night @ 6:00PM
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11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Tuesday, March 31
Lake Forest Hills Elementary School Silent Auction\Family Dinner Night 6:00 PM
Retirement Meeting by RCSS Benefits Division @ 6:00 PM
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DLES Georgia Milestones Assessment Preparation Parent Workshop @ 10:00 A.M.
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Hains GA Milestones Training/Math Night, 6:00 PM, School Cafeteria
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Jamestown Infinite Campus Portal Training @ 9:00 AM & 10:00 AM Every Tuesday
See Flyer for Details
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Lamar-Milledge Volunteer Training @ 9:00 AM & 10:00 AM Rm 211

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MRMS GA Milestone Parent Workshop @ 4:15 PM
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Tutt Georgia Milestones Workshop @ 11:00 AM & 2:00 PM

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HMS Students as Teachers Night @ 5:00 p.m.
5:00 AM - 7:00 AM
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GHMS-Career Day (Public Invited)
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Willis Foreman Elementary
2:00 PM
Georgia Milestone Parent Workshop
Title I
4:30 PM

RCSS Connections


Voluntary Student Accident Insurance


RCSS Call Messaging System...are you receiving phone messages in error and would like to be removed from our calling list?  Click here.

Do you need homework help?  How about free tutoring?  Click here for more information about the programs offered at the public library.

Textbook Hotline...For textbook concerns, call 706-826-1116.

The Richmond County Retired Educators Association selected its 2015 Scholarship Winners.



Ms. JaVonne Jones of Deer Chase Elementary School named the 2015 Teacher of the Year!!!

Congratulations to ALL of our Teachers of the Year and m
any thanks to ALL of our 2015 Teacher of the Year Sponsors!!!