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Bell Elementary Students have Perfect Score on Test

Some very sharp students at Bell Elementary School scored a perfect score on the 2021 Florida Standards Assessment and they were recognized at the October 5th, School Board Meeting. Wesley Bryan, Maggie Smith, Zoe Stables, and Blake Steck all scored a perfect score in math. Andy Bonilla-Martinez scored a perfect score in math and science. Congratulations to these students for ... Full Story »

Riverside Christian defeats SJCD and crowns Homecoming royalty

The Riverside Christian Academy Wranglers celebrated Homecoming Friday night as they crowned Gabe Penny-King, Charity Hodge-Queen and Jason Cannon-Prince, and Victoria Butler-Princess during the celebration. The Wrangler’s played host to the St. Johns Country Day Spartans as the Orange Park visitors were shutout, 42-0. The Wrangler’s quarterback, Carter Hodge completed 3 of 4 passes for 40 yards and threw a ... Full Story »

Gilchrist School District Receives an “A” Grade for 2020-2021 Ranked 4th Out of 67 Districts in Florida

By Janet Bradley Last week the Florida Department of Education released school grades for 2020-2021. The district grade for Gilchrist District Schools was an “A”, which is the tenth time in eleven years the district has received this high rating. The only year the district received below an “A” was in 2016 when they earned a “B”. GCSD was ranked ... Full Story »

Tristan Sloan and Charlee Hines Trenton Homecoming King and Queen

Trenton Middle/High School celebrated Homecoming last week. This year’s theme was, Lights, Camera, Action. During the Thursday, September 16, Tiger Growl Tristan Sloan was crowned Homecoming King. At the Friday, September 17, Homecoming Game, Charlee Hines was crowned the 2021 Homecoming Queen. Students came out to support their Tiger Football Team at Tiger Growl. Middle School students worked hard on ... Full Story »

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 »