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Kallee Smith to be new Senior FFA Advisor at Trenton High School

Trenton High School Principal Cheri Langford announced that Kallee Smith will be the new Trenton High School Senior FFA Advisor. Kallee and her husband Garrett Smith currently live in Plant City where she has been a Middle School Advisor for the past five years. Kallee met her husband Garrett while they were both attending UF. Garrett grew up in this ... Full Story »

Bell FFA Shin Dig raises over $5,000 for Middle and High FFA Chapters

Needless to say, Bell FFA Chapter Advisors Debbie Jones and Brett Wasden were delighted with the 2020 Bell FFA Alumni Shin Dig. The final tally for the fund raising event was $5,317. This year the funds raised will go directly to the FFA Chapters. Bell Middle and Senior FFA Chapters have 217 members this year, which is 100% enrollment. The ... Full Story »

Our Next Superintendent Dr. Jim Surrency

Dr. James “Jim” Surrency will be sworn in as the new Gilchrist County School Superintendent on November 17, at the School Board Meeting. For the past eight years Robert Rankin has been the Superintendent of Schools but he chose to not seek re-election in 2020. Dr. Surrency and family first came to Gilchrist County in 1974 to accept a teaching ... Full Story »

Bell High crowns Mendoza and Cooper homecoming King and Queen

Submitted by BHS Student Government Bell High School’s 2020 Homecoming, “Lights, Camera, Homecoming!”, was once again a huge success. Students, faculty, and the community enjoyed the festivities and excitement that Homecoming brings to Bell High School every year. BHS students and faculty members dressed up as their favorite Disney, Pixar, and Nickelodeon characters on “Hakuna Matata Monday”, showed off their ... Full Story »

Lady Bulldog Volleyball team, 2020 District Champs

Left to right, back row: Stacy Waddle, Tracy Smith, Maddy Sapp, Taria Liles, Michelle Heilig, Emma Hutto, Ashlee Thomas, and Sydney Waddle. Front row: Amani Salem, Melonie Piechocki, Shelby Waddle, and Adriana Vasquez. Full Story »

2020 Bell Homecoming Attendants

Standing from left to right, 9th Grade,  Karys York and Cason Rose. 10th Grade, Madison Frey and Zach Powell. 11th Grade, Carleigh Newsom and Patrick Smith. Sitting from left to right, 6th Grade, Noah Bagby and Maddy Whittington. 8th Grade,  Elias Toruno, Jodi Waddle, Caelum Surrency, Lizzie Bagby, Issac Johnson and Rylee Johnson. 7th Grade,  Jonathon Belasky and Kate York. Full Story »

Bell High School Awarded Sportsmanship Award

By Janet Bradley Bell High School coaches were present at the October 6th Gilchrist County School Board Meeting to be recognized for receiving the 2019-2020 Fred E. Rozelle Sportsmanship Award for class 1A. There is one winner awarded in each class. This award is named after Fred E. Rozelle who was the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) Commissioner from ... Full Story »

Trenton Middle FFA wins State Opening and Closing Ceremonies competition

Florida FFA is excited to announce the results of the 2020 State Opening and Closing Ceremonies Leadership. Teams participated in a virtual event earlier last week. The 2020 Opening and Closing Ceremonies Leadership Development Event was won by Trenton Middle FFA, the Second Place team was from Martinez Middle School FFA, and the Third Place team was Kennedy Middle School ... Full Story »

2020 Bell Bulldog Homecoming Oct. 23

Bell High School’s Homecoming festivities begin the week of October 19-23. This year’s theme is: “Lights, Camera, HOMECOMING!” Our Spirit Days will be as follows: Monday is “Hakuna Matata Monday” wear Disney, Pixar, or even Nickelodeon attire. Tuesday is “Be An Original Tuesday” dress as your favorite characters on Netflix or Hulu Original Shows. Wednesday is “Wild West Wednesday” wear ... Full Story »