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2021 Tiger Homecoming King and Queen Candidates

Roll out the red carpet, Trenton High School would like to announce the theme of this year’s homecoming is “Lights, Camera, Action”. Students at THS will explore the glitz and glamour of Hollywood’s movie industry during the week of September 13-17. Tiger Growl will be on Thursday, September 16th, so come and enjoy a night of entertainment as the students ... Full Story »

Trenton Middle/High Homecoming will be held on September 17th

Attendants left to right, back row: 10th Grade, Madelyn Fike; 11th Grade Adam Junkin and Cydney Watkins. Front row: 6th Grade, Stanley McHenry and Addilyn Welbers; 8th Grade, Kenadee Langford and J’Dyen Manneh; 9th Grade, Zander Grant and Koi Perry; and 7th Grade, Abbey Matthews and Jaxson Ridgeway. Not pictured, 10th Grade Attendant Daniel Hendricks. Full Story »

Department of Education Releases 2021 School Assessment Results

By Janet Bradley On Thursday, July 29, 2021, the Florida Department of Education released results for the Spring 2021 Florida Standards Assessment (FSA) for English Language Arts (ELA) grades 3-10, mathematics grades 3-8 and science grades 5 and 8. In addition, the state released results for End of Course (EOC) exams in Algebra I, Geometry, Biology, US History, and Civics. ... Full Story »

Education Foundation postpones Scholarship Showdown

The Education Foundation of Gilchrist County has been busy planning for the Scholarship Showdown and a new raffle. The Showdown was planned for Friday evening, August 6th. Due to the increased Covid cases in this area, the in-person event has been cancelled. The Foundation Board is following the recommendation of health care professionals. Plans are at this time to reschedule ... Full Story »

Gilchrist County School Board and Superintendent recognized as Master Board

The Gilchrist County School Board Members and Superintendent were recognized for earning the Master Board distinction by the Florida School Boards Association (FSBA) at the Gilchrist County School District office in Trenton, FL Tuesday, July 20, 2021. Tina Pinkoson, Director of Leadership Services for FSBA, presented the award. To earn this distinction, a majority of the district’s board members and ... Full Story »

Caleigh Robinson is Trenton’s Sr. FFA Advisor

Caleigh Robinson, a Levy County native, will be the new Sr. FFA Advisor at Trenton High School. Robinson graduated from Chiefland High School in 2017, where she was very involved with FFA. She began her career in FFA back in sixth grade at Bronson Middle High. Her Agriculture teacher was Mrs. Marcia Smith and when she transferred to Chiefland her ... Full Story »

Education Foundation Scholarship Showdown tickets being sold now

The Education Foundation of Gilchrist County will hold its Annual Scholarship Showdown on Friday, August 6, at 7:00 p.m., at the Suwannee River Fair Pavilion. The scholarship showdown is a reverse drawing. Your donation of $100 gives you the chance to win cash prizes! Only 250 tickets will be sold, and you do not need to be present to win. ... Full Story »

Trenton Middle/High Cafeteria and Parking Lot work in progress

The 16 million dollar Trenton Middle High School building project is underway. The cafeteria and auditorium building in Phase I of this project is expected to cost a little over half the 16 million. The cafeteria includes walls of bleacher seats, so it can be used as an auditorium, also. Phase I projects include a new configuration of the bus ... Full Story »

Trenton FFA Continues Winning Traditions at the 93rd Florida FFA State Convention

By: Carsen McKenzie Trenton SR. FFA Reporter It wasn’t the picture-perfect start to a week that is supposed to be all sunshine. The Trenton FFA Chapters loaded onto a school bus in the front parking lot of Trenton High School, with it pouring down rain, and the rain had no end in sight. All three hours on that bus ride ... Full Story »

Bell FFA Chapters attend 93rd Florida Convention

By Cindy Jo Ayers The 93rd Florida FFA Convention and Expo was held June 14-18, 2021 at the Caribe Royal Orlando in Orlando. Twenty-three students, Advisors Brett Wasden and Debbie Jones and several parents attended the much awaited event. Bell FFA members represented the county well by winning an award for 100% FFA membership. Several students won awards during the ... Full Story »