AMERICUS — These students are leading their class in accelerated reading points for the school year at Southland Academy. Elementary students read books they have selected and take the quiz for the book. They are awarded points based on their test score for the book. Collectively these students have taken 2,251 AR tests and scored 2,507 points. Overall, students in grades 1-5 have taken 9,812 tests and scored 8,424 points. Shown front row, from left, are Prey Patel, Zoe Lopez, Ella Haugabook, Kennedy Tarrer, Brookland Weaver, Alana Blankenship, Cayce Joyner, Macie Deriso, Maddie Godwin and Lily Haugabook; and back row, from left, are Alec Tan, Sarah Murphy, Anna Kate Tomlinson, Kara Hubbard, Deh Patel, Macy Williams, Sydney Payne, Madeline Jones and Parker Reeves. Not shown is Gage Waddell.
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- Day 100
- Americus-Sumter County High School Band invited to perform in Philadelphia Thanksgiving Parade
- Wild Adventures at SGTC
Georgia Power visits Sumter Elementary
Sumter County Elementary School welcomed Kim Weaver as she returned to present third-graders with lessons from Georgia Power.
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Rotary Club donates to SGTC GOAL winner
Jaclyn Donovan, president of the Americus Rotary Club, recently presented South Georgia Technical College GOAL (Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership) winner Jenilee C. Johnson of Oglethorpe with a donation on behalf of the Americus Rotary Club.
- Photo of the Day: April 13, 2014
New Financial Aid director named at South Georgia Tech
Carrie Ann Wilder of Ellaville has been named Financial Aid director at South Georgia Technical College (SGTC), announced President Sparky Reeves. Her appointment was effective April 1.
- Staley hosts father-son event
- Curious George visits Schley
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