Education

BOE approves personnel recommendations
News Staff Report The Escambia County Board of Education approved the following personnel recommendations by Superintendent John Knott at the online board meeting Thursday, May 14. Resignation James Rogers, assistant band director, W.S. Neal Middle School, effective May 22, 2020Molly Barnett, special education teacher, Rachel Patterson Elementary School, effective May 22, 2020 RetirementVickie Stamper, instructional teacher aide, Pollard McCall Junior High School, effective June 1, 2020Jean Searcy, bus driver, Atmore…
ECHS top students
Escambia County High School principal Amy Cabaniss and counselor Ashley Trawick honored the school’s top ten students with a Facebook announcement and a display at the school. Not the way this is usually done, but it’s an unusual end to the school year. Trawick, left, and Cabaniss, right, are shown putting up the display with the top ten students’ pictures. The top ten are, in order from 1 to 10,…
Cabaniss new ECHS principal
Brantley, Rowland not renewed By SHERRY DIGMON News Publisher Public school may not be in session due to the coronavirus pandemic, but the Escambia County Board of Education still has decisions to make. One of the pressing items has been filling the principal’s position at Escambia County High School. At the meeting Thursday, March 18, the board voted unanimously to hire Amy Cabaniss as principal. Cabaniss, a county supervisor who…
PUBLIC NOTICE
In accordance with schedule LG-6-3-4 of the Alabama Department of Archives and History, the Escambia County Board of Education is providing notice to parents or former students that it intends to destroy out-of-date special education records. Inactive records of Escambia County Alabama Students that exited or withdrew prior to September 2014, will be destroyed according to state and federal guidelines on or after April 12, 2020. Questions or request for…
RP Star Students
The Rachel Patterson Elementary School Star Students for February are, from left, first row, Jameson Hall, Illy Kate O’Brien, Luke Barnett, Tyler Bell, Serenity Tucker, Arden Raines, Major Walker, Moriah Rodgers, Tacarla Wallace, Trinity Ephraim; second row, Jceon Gable, Iviona Knight, Syaria Hudson, Lilly Warren, Breanna Harris, Nyasia Moton, Andrew Crenshaw, Aryanna Nichols; third row, Aiden Harrelson, Irianna Barnes, MaKenzie George, Zameriona Rivers, Ty’Derion Mallory, Aryanna Jones, Elycia McMillan, Nevaeh…