Notice of Election: The Wayne County Board of Education will be asking the voters of Wayne County to continue the 1% Education Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (ESPLOST) in November. Please click above to see the list of projects on the referendum that will appear on the ballots in November.
On September 18, fifty-three Wayne County bus drivers participated in Stop the Bleed training. Josh Bain from GEMA and Vic Drawdy from Okefenokee EMS conducted the training. Stop the Bleed kits are being donated through a grant from the Georgia Trauma Commission.
Six members of the GLISI Cohort 55 Team from Wayne County climbed Stone Mountain as a team building activity on September 18. GLISI (Georgia Leadership Institute for School Improvement) allows school and district leaders an opportunity to come together to create healthy, vibrant, and collaborative learning cultures committed to getting better and achieving breakthrough results. Team members pictured above are Erin Franks, Jennifer Popkin, Jami Watkins, Amanda Phelps, Jessica Bowen, and Reggie Burgess.
The Georgia Department of Education has released the most recent 4-year graduation rate, and the Wayne County School System is proud to announce that its graduation rate for their students is now at an all-time high of 90.83%. Click on the link above for more information.
Congratulations to all of the students who were recently named to the Wayne County Board of Education Student Advisory Board for the 2018-2018 school year. These students will give vital input to the board of education on how ways that the district can improve students’ overall experiences as well as how to maintain a healthy, happy, safe and secure learning environment. Click on the link above to see the names of the Student Advisory Board.
Southern Concrete Construction Company intends to close CR 30 (Woods Bridge Road) over Goose Creek on or about September 10, 2018, for a period of approximately 90 days. A detour route has been established and will be signed in accordance with GDOT standards. The attached map shows the detoured area. Click the link above to download a copy of the map.