Rebecca Paulk named STAR Student
- February 10, 2017 February 10, 2017
Congratulations to Rebecca Paulk, who was named ICHS' 2017 STAR student. Rebecca chose Mrs. Elizabeth Portier as her STAR teacher.
The STAR (Student Teacher Achievement Recognition) program recognizes the highest achieving seniors in schools all over Georgia. Each STAR student chooses their STAR teacher to share in the recognition. As the Irwin County School System STAR student, Rebecca is now eligible to compete for region-wide honors.
Rebecca is the daughter of Tracy and Rhonda Paulk.
Tristan Billingsley Signs Letter of Intent
- February 8, 2017 February 8, 2017
Congratulations to Tristan Billingsley, who signed his letter of intent to attend and play football at Middle Georgia College. Tristan is the son of Kerry and Cornelia Billingsley.
Spelling Bee Winners
- January 27, 2017 January 27, 2017
Congratulations to Callie Lowery, System-Wide Spelling Bee Champion, and Nate Phillips, second-place winner. Callie, a student at Irwin County Middle School, will advance to the Region Spelling Bee. Nate is a student at Irwin County Elementary School.
Sutton Named System-Wide Teacher of the Year
- November 15, 2016 November 15, 2016
Congratulations to Ms. Cindy Sutton, fourth grade teacher at ICES, on being named System-Wide Teacher of the Year for the Irwin County School District. Ms. Sutton was honored at the regular Board of Education meeting last night and also received a surprise visit from her daughter Ashley, who drove for 6 hours yesterday to surprise her mom.
Ms. Sutton will retire at the end of the FY17-18 school year with 30 total years of service to the state of Georgia, 25 of which have been as a teacher at Irwin County Elementary School. She also has another daughter, Shelby. Congratulations, Ms. Sutton!
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