GORDON COUNTY SCHOOLS HEADLINES
Sonoraville High School senior, Payton Baker, was recently named as a state-level winner in the Young Georgia Author competition. Pictured (L-R): Molly Gann, Gordon County School District Literacy Coordinator; Lee Ann Patterson, Sonoraville High School Literacy Specialist; Payton Baker, Young Georgia Author State Winner; Ashley Brookshire, Sonoraville High School Senior English Teacher; and Beth Herod, Gordon County Schools’ Director of Curriculum.
The Gordon County Board of Education is seeking candidates for the position of Superintendent of Schools. All applications should be submitted electronically.
HB 91; ELIGIBILITY FOR HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA
An individual (hereinafter referred to as “Student”) no longer enrolled in a Georgia public school and who previously failed to receive a high school diploma in this state or was denied graduation solely for failing to achieve a passing score on one or more portions of the Georgia High School Graduation Tests or its predecessor or the Georgia High School Writing Test or its predecessor may petition the local board of education in which he or she was last enrolled to determine the student’s eligibility to receive a high school diploma pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 20-2-281.1 based on the graduation requirements in effect when the student first entered ninth grade. Complete the application to petition Gordon County Schools to determine eligibility for a student under this guidance. For more information contact Mike Evelti, Student Services Director.