Wednesday’s first day of the new school year in Oconee County was marked by automobile accidents—seven of the Wednesday morning and another in the afternoon. The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office says there were no serious injuries in the accidents, many of which occurred on Hog Mountain Road near Rocky Branch Elementary School.
Today is the last day of summer vacation for students in the Madison County School District: first day of the new school year tomorrow in Danielsville. Tomorrow is also the first day of class for students in the Jackson and Banks county school districts.
Six days til the start of a new school year in Athens: the Clarke County School Board meets for a 6 o’clock work session at the HT Edwards Building on Dearing Extension.
Wednesday's first day of the new school in Gainesville featured a new school facility: the newly constructed Mundy Mill Academy for Gainesville elementary school students opened its doors. 400 students are in that two-story school building in Gainesville.
The Hall County School Board, meeting in Gainesville, says it will consider a contract extension for Hall County School Superintendent Will Schofield.
It's back to school today in Dawson and Forsyth counties; also in city of Buford schools.