Lowndes High SAT Scores Above Average

VALDOSTA - Lowndes High School's SAT scores rose above the national average, according to a news release from Lowndes County Schools Director of Public Relations LaVerne Rome. Official Release: Lowndes High School’s average SAT score…

Atlanta > Jury Convicts 11 Teachers in Testing…

ATLANTA — A group of former Atlanta educators convicted in a test cheating scandal were locked up in Fulton County jails Thursday as they await sentences next week that could send them to prison for…

Georgia Announces New School Testing System

MEDIA CONTACTS: Matt Cardoza, GaDOE Communications Office, (404) 651-7358, mcardoza@gadoe.org June 4, 2014 – The Georgia Department of Education will implement a new testing system, the Georgia Milestones Assessment System (Georgia Milestones) during the 2014-2015 academic year. The…

City Begins Smoke Testing of Sewer System in…

VALDOSTA, GA - On Tuesday, Jan. 28, the City of Valdosta Utilities Department will begin smoke testing of the sanitary sewer system in the following two downtown locations, beginning at 7 a.m., weather permitting: ·…

City to Begin Smoke Testing of Sewer System

VALDOSTA, GA - On Tuesday, Jan. 28, the City of Valdosta Utilities Department will begin smoke testing the entire sanitary sewer system. The process will help the city identify and eliminate sources of storm water…

Gov Deal Orders ‘Review’ Of Common Core

Just months after Governor Nathan Deal and state Superintendent John Barge were reportedly on the same page in regards to common core standards, Deal has seemingly flipped the script. The Governor this week called for…

GA Pulls Out Of Common Core Testing Group

On Monday, state officials announced Georgia is withdrawing from a group that would have created standardized tests that aligned with the federal Common Core curriculum. State School Superintendent John Barge and Gov.  Deal said that…