Welcome to Irwin County School System!
Request for Bids
Irwin County Board of Education is accepting bids for system-wide copiers:
48 Month Lease
15 B/W Copiers
4 Million copy per year allowance (covers all parts, labor, & toner)
Monthly lease price for copiers
Annual overage rate after 4 million copies
Possibly add 2 additional High-Volume b/w copiers to fleet with minimum 65PPM copy speed.
Deadline: March 24, 2017
Please send bids to: firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Irwin County Board of Education, Attn: Lisa Pettis, P.O. Box 225, Ocilla, GA 31774
229-468-7485 ext. 2004
Schedule of Approved Local Option Sales Tax Projects
Year Ended June 30, 2016
Next Student Holiday
April 10-14 - Spring Break
Kindergarten Registration at ICES
- March 22, 2017 March 22, 2017
Kindergarten Registration and Screening will be held at Irwin County Elementary School on April 25-26 from 12:00 until 2:30 for those students who are planning to attend Kindergarten at ICES for the 2017-18 school year. Please call the Elementary School at 468-9476 to make an appointment. Students must be 5 on or before September 1.
Please bring the following with you:
- Child's Social Security Card
- Birth Certificate
- Immunization Record
- Eye, Ear and Dental Screening Certificate
Congratulations ICHS Literary Team!
- March 6, 2017 March 6, 2017
Congratulations to the ICHS Literary Team for their outstanding performance at Area competition on Saturday, March 4.
Area 1st place winners:
Josh Wells - Humorous Oral Interpretation
Robby Espano - Personal Essay
Ahmaad Mack - Boys Solo
Josh Wells, Ahmaad Mack, Patrick Tucker, & Dylan Hulsey - Quartet
JROTC Drill Team Places at Meet
- March 6, 2017 March 6, 2017
The Irwin County High School JROTC Drill Team earned a first place and two second place trophies at the Army JROTC Region Drill Meet at Taylor County High School on Saturday, 4 March 2017. The wins earn the team a spot to compete at the State Drill Meet on 18 March 2017 at Griffin County High School. Congratulations and Good luck at State!
Team members are:
Bands Earn Superior Rating
- March 2, 2017 March 2, 2017
Congratulations are in order for the outstanding performance of the Irwin County Middle and High School concert bands in the Waycross District 8 Band Festival on March 1. Twenty-one bands from across the district were evaluated before a panel of judges for ratings of Superior (1), Excellent (11) or Good (111). The Irwin County band earned eleven superior ratings in all categories by all judges! A superior rating means "an outstanding performance, recognized among the very best at the Waycross Concert Band Festival."
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.
|Toll-Free School Safety Hotline
MAKE THE CALL AND STOP VIOLENCE IN YOUR SCHOOL
The 1-877-SAY-STOP toll-free hotline was created by the Georgia Department of Education. Students can anonymously report anyone who has a weapon, has threatened to bring a weapon to school, or has violated any other school safety rules. The hotline hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; after 5 p.m. all calls will be forwarded to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. Callers will not be asked to reveal their identities. Make the call; you can make a difference!