3 Fayette schools in Georgia’s top 35

3 Fayette schools in Georgia’s top 35

High schools named silver medalists nationally by U.S. News and World Report The annual U.S. News and World Report ranking of the Best High Schools in the United States is out, and three of the five high schools in Fayette County made the list. School system spokesperson Melinda Berry-Dreisbach said McIntosh High, Starr’s Mill High […]

Student earns FCHS diploma and college degree, all in the same month

Student earns FCHS diploma and college degree, all in the same month

Graduation season is a busy time for a lot of local students. For Jared Daigre, this month is twice as busy. Above, Jared Daigre, 17, of Fayetteville is an Eagle Scout with a college degree. Photo/Submitted. The 17-year-old from Fayetteville is actually doing things in reverse order compared to most of his peers. He received an […]

Starr’s Mill High School Class of 2018

Starr’s Mill High School Class of 2018

Starr’s Mill Valedictorian Elena Wernecke, daughter of William and Mary Wernecke, and Salutatorian Colin Kelly, son of Barbara and Jim Kelly, will be talking about the rewards and responsibilities of hard work at commencement ceremonies this week. Photo / Ben Nelms. Luke Avery Abrams Abby Nicole Adams Reilly Roth Adams Mary Katherine Adcox Matthew Davis […]

McIntosh High School Class of 2018

McIntosh High School Class of 2018

McIntosh High School Valedictorian Grace Erlinger (left) and Salutatorian Daniella Hass will talk about being thankful, assessing what to do next, and making sacrifices in order to live lives of kindness at graduation this week. Photo / Ben Nelms Malia Wadih Absi Abdul-Salam Olamuyiwa Ayinde Agbaje Jawahir Meryem Ahmed Alyssa Rose Amaya Naseem Amini Miguel […]

Sandy Creek High School Class of 2018

Sandy Creek High School Class of 2018

Sandy Creek High School Valedictorian Anna Bridgeman (left) and Salutatorian Gabrielle Schweinfurth will talk about using your voice for positive change and the significance of high school at graduation ceremonies this week. Photo / Ben Nelms Angel Nicole Adams Dreamier Samone Allgood Kiara Jazmin Alston Sandra Ibonne Alvarado-Ibarra Ericka Patrice Ambeau Kyler Chance Anderson Sarah […]

Fayette County High School Class of 2018

Fayette County High School Class of 2018

Fayette County High School Valedictorian Christin Tran, left, and Salutatorian Rachel Gomes will be speaking about closure, good memories, and the power of positive actions at commencement ceremonies this week. Photo / Ben Nelms Tolulope Oluseun Adepegba Edward Oluwagbounmi Akande Malik Rashad Alexander Ahmad Nassem Ali Hamza Farman Ali Janya Daisha Ali Rachel Zoleaha Allen […]

Whitewater High School Class of 2018

Whitewater High School Class of 2018

Whitewater Valedictorian Sean Fish (left) and Salutatorian Sasha Sutcavage will address how challenges can help you make friends and the importance of doing what you love in commencement ceremonies this week. Photo / Ben Nelms. Madeleine Lange Ackerson Brady Keith Adams Nicholas Matthew Akin Diego Jesus Alfonso Somtoo Adaugo Anachebe Alyssa Audra Anderson Preston Jacob […]

Fayette Board of Education contest: Fuller vs. Rabold

Fayette Board of Education contest: Fuller vs. Rabold

Fuller wants more ‘career pathways’ for students; long-time Principal Rabold says central office often creates work ‘not needed in schools and classes’ The two Republican candidates for the District 2 seat on the Fayette County Board of Education faced off on April 30 at the Fayette County Republican Party event center in Fayetteville, responding to […]

It’s moving time for Fayette Schools Central Office

It’s moving time for Fayette Schools Central Office

The Fayette County School System is making adjustments in preparation for a big move later this year: the relocation of central office staff on Stonewall Avenue to the Lafayette Education Center (LEC). The $3.1 million sale of the nearly 10-acre school system property to Fayetteville was made earlier this year. Situated on approximately 10 acres […]