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White resigns, new assistant principal hired at called BOE meeting.

Tracy White, who remained a teacher in the Bleckley school system after agreeing to step down as BCHS head football coach, and is currently the high school girls and boys golf coach, is resigning.  The Board of Education accepted his resignation as one of several personnel moves acted on at a called meeting Tuesday night.  According to board minutes, White will resign at the end of the school year.  He had transfered to Bleckley Elementary last month.

Also at Tuesday's meeting, the board hired hired Matthew Godwin for the FY18 (2017-18) school year to be assistant principal/CATE  Director at BCHS.  He'll take over for Matt Gibbs.  Gibbs will move up to be principal of Bleckley County High School next year because of Trey Belflower's new title, DIrector of Operations, for the school system.

Info meeting for Bleckley Summer Meals program May 2.

The Bleckley County Schools Seamless Summer Nutrition Program will begin May 30.  It's purpose is to offer free meals to children during the summer and will serve breakfast, lunch (and in a few locations) an evening meal will be served at county and community locations, as well as schools and churches.  The program will run through July 20, except for the week of July 3-7.

Those wishing to have the Seamless Summer Nutrition Program provide meals for their program, activiity, Vacation Bible School, etc., can call Kelli Green, (478)934-2821, or April Newby, (478)934-9094 for more information.  A release states all meal sites must have advanced USDA approval.

Interest meeting for Bleckley virtual school program held.

An informational/interest meeting about a virtual/online school program was held Thursday night in the Bleckley County High School auditorium.  Superintendent Steve Smith presented info via Power Point as well as answered questions from the audience.  One parent who has a student enrolled in Georgia Cyber Academy and is a proponent of the program was also able to provide insight.

To read more, click here.

BCHS to offer athletic physicals April 27.

It will be "physicals night" April 27 as athletic physicals will be available at the Bleckley County High School gym starting at 7 pm.  Cost is $10 and is due that night.  Information packets are available in the front offices of both the middle and high school and should be filled about before arriving.   All middle and high school athletes must have an up to date physical on file to be eligible to participate in any sport.

Virtual/Online school meeting changed to April 20.

In news just learned last night, a meeting to gauge interest in a virtual/online school that would offer curriculum by the Bleckley County School System was moved to April 20 at 7 pm in the high school auditorium.

Car wash will benefit BCHS Beta Club students trip to nationals.

Bleckley County High School Beta Club will hold a car wash at Citzens Bank of Cochran, 124 E Dykes St, this Saturday from 9 am-2 pm.  Proceeds will go toward expenses of students going to Nationals in Nashville, TN this June.

April breakfast and lunch menus for Bleckley schools.

To view the April breakfast and lunch menus for all schools, click here.