Barrow County School System News

BOE recognition

We are proud to recognize our seniors from Apalachee and Winder-Barrow High Schools who...

posing at the Yes I Can Awards

Congratulations to our 2023 "Yes I Can" Award winners! The 13th annual event ...

Dr. Pedersen

Congratulations to Apalachee's very own Dr. Carmen Pedersen - the American Associat...

students on bus

Now Hiring Bus Drivers!

April 24, 2023

Make a difference as a Bus Driver! Enjoy a career that allows you to truly make a difference in the lives of those around you.

Special Olympics Student Athletes and Teacher

Special Olympics in the Barrow County School System gives children with disabilities an...

Austin Road Elementary construction

Construction continues on the additional academic building at the Barrow Arts and Scien...

School lunch

Due to numerous price increases with food, supplies, labor, insurance and benefits, the...

Brooke Lewis-Slamkova - National Adviser Award Recepient

Congratulations to Apalachee High School Nutrition and Food Science Teacher Brooke Lewi...

Faye Spaulding - April Community Member of the Month

We're happy to recognize Lt. Faye Spaulding as the April Community Member of the Month. Lt. Spaulding works with the Barrow County Sheriff's Office.

Region 5 Library Media Specialist of the Year

Congratulations to Westside Middle School Media Specialist Carla Smith for being named ...

Ready, Set, Pre-K

Pre-K Lottery Drawings

April 14, 2023

Applications for our 2023-2024 Georgia Pre-K Lottery were accepted from March 1-31. Letters were sent to families after the drawings. Learn more.

Collage of flowers and plants

Our FFA high school students and teachers are happy to offer you their Spring plant sales! Sales benefit the FFA programs.

Band student

Fine Arts Achievements

April 10, 2023

We are proud to share the achievements of our Fine Arts programs at our middle and high...

Hamilton McElhannon 2023 Georgia Scholar

Congratulations to WBHS Senior Hamilton McElhannon - a 2023 Georgia Scholar! Hamilton i...

AHS Students Host Pep Rally

Apalachee High School students and staff were happy to welcome Haymon-Morris and Westsi...

Buses in line

The Board of Education approved a transportation proposal to change the bell school starting the 2023-2024 school year.


The Board of Education approved the school logos for Austin Road Elementary School at t...

Al Brown - March Community Member of the Month

We're happy to recognize Al Brown as the March Community Member of the Month. Mr. Brown manages the Barrow County Food Pantry.

Opportunity Grants awarded to 3 BCSS Schools

The Georgia Department of Education is awarding $899,420 in Opportunity Grants to help ...

ESPLOST for Education

ESPLOST 2023 Passes

March 22, 2023

The extension of ESPLOST passed by 82% in the March 21, 2023 referendum.

REACH GA eligibility

If your rising 8th grader or current 8th grade AIM student is interested in the REACH (...

Grace Stone named Austin Road Elementary School Assistant Principal

We’re happy to announce Grace Stone as the Assistant Principal of our newest elem...

Georgia Student Technology Competitions State Winners

Congratulations to our Barrow County School System students who placed among the top in...

After a two-year hiatus filled with beautiful online virtual galleries, we are very exc...

Austin Road Elementary School construction

We are excited to announce the name for our new elementary school! Austin Road Eleme...

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