CCGPS – A Consistent, New,
and Rigorous Curriculum
Georgia began its transition to the Common Core State Standards on July 8, 2010, when the Georgia State Board of Education adopted those standards. The plan is to have full implementation in English/Language Arts and Mathematics in Kindergarten through ninth grade in the 2012 – 2013 academic year. As a result, the state is preparing teachers with professional learning for successful implementation through Regional Educational Service Agencies (Oconee RESA). Below is the Common Core State Standards Timeline…
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Official notification of availability of
Annual Asbestos Management Plan
Hancock County School System
July 24, 2014
Back to Business
As the day dawned on Monday, August 4th, buses trundled up and down the highways and homes buzzed with the furious activity of the beginning of a new school year. Countless young scholars in Hancock County greeted the day with eager anticipation at the prospect of the beginning of a new school year.
The halls of M.E. Lewis Sr. Elementary, Hancock Central Middle and Hancock Central High Schools were filled with the hustle and bustle of parents and students ... Read more
The Return of Softball
For many young players across the state of Georgia, softball is in full swing. Softball has returned for girls in the middle/high school. According to Dr. Tanger Ward, principal, she stated, “We have stellar athletes in our sports programs. We recently won the 2014 Track Championship. Our student athletes are coachable. The girls are a great group of athletes who know how to work hard." Read more
Hancock County Schools Celebrate
School Board Appreciation Week
Hancock County Board of Education pictured from left to right: Ms. Azzalee Williams-Askew, Mr. Anthony Gilchrist, Mrs. Annie Ingram, Ms. Pamela L. Ingram and Mrs. Denise Ransom
Supporting your mission is our mission. We have approved research-based resources that align with the school’s mission and focus on reinforcing traditions and celebrating education which creates the most positive culture. Our initiative is to support the district in encouraging on time graduation (91%) and college and career readiness ...Read more
New School Vaccination Requirements
In our on-going efforts to keep parents apprised of issues affecting the educational status of our scholars, the Hancock County School District submits the following notice concerning vaccinations received from the Georgia Department of Public Health North Central Health District.
Effective July 1, 2014, children born on or after January 1, 2002 who are entering 7th grade must have received one booster dose of pertussis containing vaccine (TDaP) and one dose of meningococcal conjugate vaccine. This new rile also applies to new entrants who are entering grades 8 through 12 in a Georgia school ... Read more
Head Start / Early Head Start Board Meeting
Thursday, August 21, 2014 @ 5:00 p. m. , Hancock Central Middle/High School Media Center
Called Meeting of Board of Education
Hancock Central Middle/High School Media Center
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 @ 5:00 p. m.
Bulldogs @ Baldwin County Friday, August 29, 2014
Middle School Football
T.J. Elder Pre-Season Classic, Sat., Aug. 30, Washington County
Labor Day Holiday
Schools & Central Office closed.
Middle School Softball
Kaolin Softball Jamboree, Saturday, Sept. 6, Wilkinson County