This is a reminder of the new immunization requirements for all students entering the 7th grade. All 7th grade students must provide proof of a booster vaccination for whooping cough, also known as the Tdap, and a meningitis vaccination, also known as the MCV4. Please have these vaccinations done before the first day of school. Please remember students will not be able to attend classes without proof of each vaccine on the Georgia Immunization Certificate (form 3231). For more information, you may contact your child’s pediatrician or the Telfair County Health Department.
Each year, a Teacher of the Year and an Employee of the Year are chosen for the Telfair County School System. The process begins when principals nominate candidates from their schools. Next, all nominees complete candidate application forms and submit them to the curriculum director. Finally, applications are reviewed by a panel of retired educators and candidates are ranked based on their responses to a series of questions on the application. The panel then selects a teacher and an employee to represent each school, and the Teacher of the Year and Employee of the Year for the system are chosen from the school representatives... Click the article headline above for more information.