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School Resource Officers are expected to patrol Rockdale County elementary schools more often.
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Area Students -- College new for May
The Rockdale County Board of Education is considering cuts to the teacher and student calendars, eliminating some nontraditional programs and increasing class sizes and the millage rate to avoid a budget deficit next school year.
Rising fourth- through eighth-graders can learn more about science this summer.
The first-ever state College and Career Ready Performance Index was released Tuesday.
A 2011 Eastside High School graduate who now attends Georgia Perimeter College recently won the Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship.
A 21-year-old was arrested and a juvenile student was released to her parents Friday for trespassing at Rockdale County High School.
U.S. News & World Report has ranked Heritage High School as the 35th in Georgia.
Gov. Nathan Deal proclaimed the first Georgia STEM Day May 3 to celebrate science, technology, engineering and math education.
Middle Ridge Elementary School — First Semester Honor Roll
Piedmont Academy — First Semester Honor Roll
Honey Creek Elementary School — Third Quarter honor roll
Two students at the Rockdale Magnet School for Science and Technology are national winners.
Rockdale County Public Schools honored students and teachers at the annual Superintendent's Academic Awards ceremony.
Rockdale County school officials are gathering data and attempting to better eliminate high priority school safety offenses.
School officials say staff should expect furlough days and no pay increases next school year.
- National EMS celebrates two decades of accreditation
- Hen House presents art show in Olde Town
- Newton leaders graduate from economic development academy
- Bard employee honored for her work with new hires
- Moe's named top Mexican chain
- Discount Tire opens in Conyers 3 comments
- RMC employee honored by United Way
- Pratt breaks ground on transfer station
- Risk Management wins Citizen drawing
- Apollo Staffing honored
Health and Consumer
- Health reports for Newton, Rockdale counties for May 21, 2013
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- Health Reports for Newton, Rockdale counties for April 30, 2013
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- Health inspections for Rockdale, Newton counties for April 16, 2013
- Health inspections for Newton, Rockdale counties for April 9, 2013
- Health Reports for Newton, Rockdale counties for March 26, 2013
- Health reports for Newton, Rockdale counties for March 19, 2013
- Health Reports for Newton, Rockdale counties for March 12, 2013
- Conyers to answer questions on mixed-use development district 3 comments
- Magnet students offered record amount of scholarships
- Students bitten by fox on Newton playground
- 'Victim' charged with armed robbery 1 comment
- Conyers Police pursue shoplifting suspect 2 comments
- Conyers man dead after boating accident on Jackson Lake
- High school seniors to graduate this week
- Jeff Meadors: Performance flags give needed direction for educational improvement
- Darrell Huckaby: Oklahoma tragedy will bring out the worst -- and the best -- in us
- Litigation threatened over housing for mentally ill 1 comment