Education Briefs

Grantville Job Seekers Meeting 

The first Grantville Job Seekers Meeting will be held Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at the Clements-Malcolm building at 329 Griffin Street, Grantville, Ga. 30220. Guest speakers for the meeting are: Nick Despande from Mondo in Hogansville and Peter Ludlow from West Georgia Technical College in Newnan. The public is invited. Anyone who is seeking employment or is interested in furthering their education or both is urged to attend this very important meeting. For more information, call Shelly T. Smith at 678-793-7574 or e-mail at shellytsmith1954@yahoo.com.

•••

Price named campus leader at Hampden-Sydney

Donophan Charles Price III, a senior at Hampden-Sydney College, has been recognized as an outstanding campus leader in the 2014 edition of Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.

A Venable Scholar, Price serves as a Head Resident Advisor and as Vice President of both Rotaract and the social fraternity Chi Phi. He served on the Student Senate his freshman year and received the Omicron Delta Kappa Award at Opening Convocation in his sophomore year.

He is a Student Court Investigator and is a member of the Pre-Law Society, the Union Philanthropic Society, the Society of '91 leadership program, and the professional scientific fraternity Alpha Chi Sigma.

A government major, Price is a graduate of Northgate High School and is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Donophan C. Price II of Newnan.

•••

Denson accepted to Ashland U.

Richard Denson of Fairburn has been accepted to Ashland University for the fall semester of 2014. Denson, who is a senior at Creekside High School, will receive the Director's Scholarship for $7,000 annually to attend the university.



More Education

Teacher in Focus: Whitney Olvey

Whitney Olvey teaches fourth grade math and science at Moreland Elementary School. This year is her fifth of teaching, all of which have bee ... Read More


Spotlight: Arnco-Sargent Elementary School

Being a family and meeting the needs of all its students is what Arnco-Sargent Elementary School has done for years and what its teachers an ... Read More


Central Educational Center

Westmoreland visits 8th grade college and career academy

Eighth grade students at Central Educational Center recently had a chance to hear U.S. Rep. Lynn Westmoreland talk about the importance of e ... Read More


Coweta students honored at Kiwanis art show

Earlier this month, 24 students were recognized at the joint art and music showcase held by the Kiwanis Club of Coweta County and the Newnan ... Read More


Teacher in Focus: Susan Quesinberry

Susan Quesinberry has been teaching for 30 years at Newnan High School. She has taught all levels of French, as well as some math. Why did y ... Read More

Applications continue for Coweta Pre-K program

Applications for Coweta County’s Pre-Kindergarten (Pre-K) program are still being accepted. Parents who want to apply for a sport for ... Read More