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Bleckley BOE promotes BCMS Assistant Principal to Principal.

As part of what was a very short called meeting last night, the Bleckley County Board of Education promoted longtime BCMS Assistant Principal Carla Thrower to Principal.  Thrower will replace Michelle Dyal, who will be transferring to Bleckley Elementary after current principal Janet Moe resigns June 30.

Bleckley schools supply lists, other information, for 2017-18.

To view the school supply lists for Bleckley Pre K, Bleckley Primary, and Bleckley Elementary, as well as see the new elementary school dress code, click here.

Called Bleckley BOE meeting June 27.

Bleckley School District announced via Twitter there would be a called Board of Education this Tuesday, June 27 at 7 pm at the board office.  According to the Tweet, the purpose is to act on personnel and vendor contracts.

Bleckley BOE adopts policy requiring background checks, accepts principal's resignation.

At Tuesday's monthly meeting, the Bleckley Board of Education approved a policy that will require new employees as well as parents acting as chaperones to get background checks.  They also accepted the resgination of Blckley Elementary principal Janet Moe.

To read more, click here.

Local students make MGA spring semester President's, Dean's, Lists.

Middle Georgia State University recently announced their 2017 Spring Semester President's and Dean's Lists.  To see Cochran students who made both, click here.

Cochran residents graduate, receive GED's, from OFTC.

Oconee Fall Line Technical College held Spring 2017 Commencement and GED Graduation Ceremonies June 15 at the Dublin campus. Three Cochran students received their diplomas: Gloria A. Chambers, David R. Clark, and Kaitlen Michelle Sarber. Earning their GED was Jonathan Dean and Waylon Huff.  

BCHS HOSA officers teach children about bullying.

BCHS HOSA officers teach children about bullying.

Last Thurdsday, Bleckley County High School HOSA officers Casey Garnto, Tyler Swords, Lauren Taylor, and Allison Graham visited the Summer Meal site at the old high school, current Pre K cafeteria.  They played "Bully Bingo," a game designed to help children recognize bullying.  To learn more about the USDA's Summer Meal Program, including other locations in Bleckley County, go here.