• School board sets workshop to discuss half-cent tax

    The Washington County School Board will meet at 3:30 p.m., Monday, July 28, to discuss the proposed half-cent sales tax and to give the public a chance to give their input. The meeting was scheduled when they met in regular session Monday. READ MORE

  • School board silent in face of accusations

    Holmes County District School remained silent as three residents gave speeches filled with accusations during the public hearing portion of the board's June 17 regularly scheduled meeting. READ MORE

  • Holmes County FCAT scores up from last year

    Scores are in for Holmes County District Schools’ FCAT for Reading and Math for the third grade, writing for fourth, eighth and tenth grades and the FCAT retake scores for the twelfth grade, showing increases in most areas. READ MORE

  • Segers honored by JROTC cadets

    When Chipley High School JROTC cadets learned of the impending retirement of 1st Sergeant Lonnie Segers as their program's Army instructor, they set a plan in motion to honor him in a big way. READ MORE

  • 'Spirit of the Tiger' band performs in D.C.

    The Chipley High School “Spirit of the Tiger” Band performed on the plaza of the Thomas Jefferson Memorial on Friday, May 23, as part of the National Memorial Day Concert Series in Washington DC. READ MORE

  • School board approves next year’s rehires

    Holmes County District School Board approved of Superintendent Eddie Dixon’s personnel recommendation to rehire the entirety of last year’s teaching staff for the upcoming school year during their regularly scheduled meeting on May 20 with a vote of 4 to 1, with School Board member Debbie Kolmetz voting “no.” READ MORE

  • Local schools see marked increase in FCAT scores

    Washington County school staff and students have reason to celebrate this week with the Florida Department of Education's release of this year's Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) scores. READ MORE

  • Holmes County Schools closed Wednesday and Thursday

    Due to the upcoming weather, there will be no school on Wednesday, Jan. 29 or Thursday, Jan. 30. All athletic events have been canceled for these two days, as well. School will resume on Friday, Jan. 31. READ MORE

  • Washington County recognizes school employees

    Washington County School District showed their appreciation with their annual Employee Recognition Reception held at Chipley High School on Thursday evening, recognizing the Teacher, Rookie Teacher and School Related Employee of the Year from each school before announcing who would be recognized by the District in each category. READ MORE

  • First Lady Ann Scott visits Bonifay Elementary School

    On Dec. 16, Florida First Lady Ann Scott visited Bonifay Elementary School where she read to 18 students in Ms. Brazile’s 2nd Grade classroom and answered their questions. READ MORE

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