Category: Schools

Holocaust survivor visits Margaret Pollard sixth graders

Esther Lederman visited Margaret B. Pollard Middle School sixth graders on Wednesday, March 23. Lederman spoke about her experience hiding from the Nazis during World War II. She explained to the children how she received false identification papers, h…

The world arrives at J.S. Waters School

The world arrived at J.S. Waters School on Thursday, March 31, with the J.S. Waters Multicultural Festival. Students had prepared for this day for several weeks. Each grade level or class had been studying about a particular country; art classes had fo…

Chatham Middle School holds Career Day

Chatham Middle held its annual Career Day on Friday, March 18. The day started with a keynote speaker for each grade level. Sixth graders heard Hubert West, who was the first African American to coach in the ACC. Rueben Davis, a former NFL player, and …

Chatham Board of Education revises attendance policy

At the February 21 Chatham County Board of Education meeting, the Board of Education voted to revise Policy 4400, Attendance, to include time limits on when parents can submit notes for their child’s absence. The revised policy requires that parents …