2013 News Releases
 Contact: Tim Hensley, APR, Assistant to the Superintendent
by email or (706) 234-1031 ext.7121

DecEMBER

Thirteen at Model High earn Microsoft certification - 12-16-2013
PHS SADD chapter receives Governor's Office of Highway Safety grant  12-12-2013 
Graduation rate increases once again  12-11-2013 
Model High seniors earn recycling scholarships  12-06-2013
Board of Education appeals State Board reversal of personnel decision  12-04-2013
 

November

PHS freshmen take the pledge to graduate 11-25-2013
Sophomores and juniors advance to state interviews for Governor's Honors  11-22-2013
Alto Park and Shorter team-up to impact parental involvement  11-21-13
Cave Spring and McHenry named "High-Progress" schools   11-13-13
School Nutrition Participation Awards  11-11- 13
PHS runner Brian Vincent takes region crown in cross country  11-01-13

October

 CHS Lady Eagles take cross country region title  10-31-13
 New school entrance security demonstrated at Pepperell Elementary  10-29-13
 PHS senior is honored by National Society of High School Scholars  10-25-13
 Math teachers share knowledge with peers across the state  10-22-13
 PHS junior wins top art award in Coosa Valley Fair Art Exhibit  10-16-13
 Coosa High's Layton Hayes is a National Merit Commended Student  10-14-13
 Model Middle's Tony Hays is selected 2014 Teacher of the Year  10-10-13
 Armuchee students and teacher win a national TED award  10-07-13
 

September

 System SAT scores rank in Georgia's top ten for 2013.  09-27-13
 Pepperell High senior honored by National Merit Scholarship Corp.  09-26-13
 Model High students earn Microsoft certification  09-17-13
 Three finalist are selected for Teacher of the Year  09-06-13
 

AUGUST

 Sheriff's office donates radios to schools  08-30-13
 Online grade portal opens for parents 08-28-13
 Online learning options for students 08-23-13

July

 2103 AP Scholars for Floyd announced by College Board 07-19-13
 School system seeks parent participation to improve their children's academic performance 07-08-13
 Intra-district transfer window open in July 07-01-13

 June

 Floyd administrator garners Top 10 award 06-27-13
 School Nutrition program is 6-cents certified 06-26-13
 Model teacher's classroom space project is funded by donor website 06-26-13
 Floyd County students continue to exceed state standards 06-25-13
 Technology instructor selected for Google Teacher Academy 06-21-13
 Model High is state textbook evaluation site for state adoption process 06-20-13
 Superintendent responds to state regarding charter status 06-06-13

 May

 Food still needed while school is out 05-29-13
 College and Career Academy presents scholarships 05-23-13
 Model High joins Microsoft IT Academy 05-22-13
 Armuchee's Augusta Hosmer is a Stamps Leadership Scholar 05-22-13
 Floyd County Schools and Berry College to offer an academic summer camp for gifted children 05-17-13
 Armuchee High groups raise over $7,000 for Relay for Life 05-15-13
 Floyd County soccer players earn state honors 05-14-13
 Floyd County Art Show now on display at Mt. Berry Mall 05-14-13
 College and Career Academy to present student awards 05-10-13
 Floyd Teacher of the Year honored at state banquet of top teachers 05-09-13
 Four seniors recognized as Georgia Scholars 05-09-13
 New school performance ratings released by the state 05-07-13

 April

 Phone and Internet service disrupted at Armuchee Middle School 04-23-13
 Duke University program recognizes academic talent of Floyd students 04-22-13
 Fall new student registration date is set 04-22-13
 Career Academy students advance to national SkillsUSA competition 04-19-13
 Coosa's Vice coaches his 200th soccer victory 04-19-13
 Model High earns national yearbook design recognition 04-18-13
 Armuchee seventh-graders earn Duke TIP honors 04-16-13
 Harbin Clinic is honored for student intern partnership 04-10-13
 Cave Spring retiree is Floyd County Schools Volunteer of the Year 04-09-13
 Armuchee Middle places third in Berry math competition 04-08-13
 Georgia Teacher of the Year finalist finds success is sweet 04-04-13

 March

 Armuchee Middle wins 2013 CRCT Egg Bowl Challenge 03-29-13
 Pepperell Middle School wins middle school math competition 03-26-13
 Pepperell junior selected for 2013 Governor's Honors 03-22-13
 Brianna Taylor selected as Model High's STAR Student 03-22-13
 Model High to present a student and alumni talent revue 03-21-13
 High school poets take honors at Booth Western Art Museum contest 03-20-13
 Pepperell High juniors to compete at FBLA National Leadership Conference 03-20-13
 PHS students introduce new Sheriff's program and announce plans for 4th Annual Safe Driving Expo 03-15-13
 Armuchee Middle students test their robotic skills 03-15-13
 Kindergarten registration and screening date is set for Floyd County Schools 03-14-13
 Pepperell students and team place at 7-AA Literary Meet 03-13-13
 College and Career Academy students attend Georgia Legislative breakfast 03-12-13
 Pepperell Middle's Shannon Pollitz is a finalist for Georgia Teacher of the Year 03-11-13
 Matthew Dempsey selected Pepperell High STAR Student 03-07-13
 Openings available in Pre-K program 03-07-13
 Rebecca Mullenax selected Coosa High STAR Student 03-06-13
 Pepperell junior named Teen of the Month by Teens in the Driver's Seat 03-05-13
 Coosa High boy's soccer team ranked 6th in state 03-04-13
 Students selected to All State Chorus 03-01-13
 Pepperell Middle math team wins Berry College Math Competition 03-01-13
 Model Middle student places first at Georgia Braille Challenge 03-01-13

 February

 Students earn individual honors in state Academic Decathlon competition 02-27-13
 Pepperell poets are finalist in Cowboy Poetry Contest 02-26-13
 Bennett Garland selected Armuchee High STAR Student 02-21-13
 Pepperell High junior to perform with Rome Symphony 02-21-13
 All four Floyd County high schools earn AP Honors 02-20-13
 Three local teams to compete in Academic Decathlon State Championship 02-20-13
 Letter from Dr. McDaniel to staff regarding RIF and restructuring 02-15-13
 Armuchee Middle School wins 2013 Academic Quiz Bowl 02-13-13
 Alto Park wins 2013 Elementary Quiz Bowl 02-12-13
 Student graduation plans available for parents 02-07-13
 PHS teacher wins Teacher of Promise Award 02-06-13
 Model Middle student earns All State Band recognition 02-06-13
 Armuchee High senior to receive Horatio Alger Scholarship 02-05-13
 Help to select next year's calendar 02-01-13
 Garden Lakes fourth grader wins Floyd County Spelling Bee 02-01-13

January

 After school activities cancelled today 01-30-13
 Sheriffs Department donates golf cart for safe driving program 01-29-13
 Vision and Voice Conference to promote teamwork between parents, schools and the community 01-28-13
 School system to host Community and Schools Safety Summit 01-25-13
 Model Middle eighth grader wins gifted oratorical contest 01-25-13
 Status of school events due to weather concerns 01-17-13
 Pepperell High graduate chases political dreams in the state Senate 01-16-13
 Coosa High wins Floyd County Schools 2013 Academic Decathlon 01-15-13
 Coosa High inducts National Honor Society members 01-14-13
 School system to host a demonstration of a new online math resource for parents on Monday 01-11-13
 Teacher Academy seniors get an early start on college 01-08-13
 Armuchee High wins a 2012 Cooperative Spirit Sportsmanship Award 01-04-13
 Pre-K registration dates set for 2013-1014 class 01-03-13