Piedmont Walton Gives $1,500 Sponsorships to Local High School Athletic Programs

Piedmont Walton Hospital recently donated more than $10,000 to local high school athletic departments. Walnut Grove High School, Loganville High School, George Walton Academy, Trinity Prep School, Monroe Area High School, Social Circle High School and Loganville Christian Academy each received a sponsorship check in the amount of $1,500 to support the schools’ sports programs. […]

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Georgia’s Graduating Class of 2021 Sees Significant Increase in Scores

Graduating Class is fourth in state history to beat national average on SAT For the fourth year in a row, Georgia public-school students outperformed their counterparts in the nation’s public schools on the SAT, recording a mean score of 1077 — 39 points higher than the national average for public-school students.  Georgia’s public-school class of […]

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Gov. Kemp Announces HOPE Scholarship Has Helped More Than 2 Million Georgians

Governor Brian P. Kemp announced the HOPE (Helping Outstanding Pupils Educationally) Scholarship Program has helped more than 2 million Georgia students pursue post-secondary education in Georgia. “The HOPE Scholarship Program has been a game-changer for our state and helped over 2 million Georgia students achieve greater opportunity,” said Governor Kemp. “With more than $12.6 billion awarded, […]

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Piedmont Fayette Partners with Fayette County Schools for Project SEARCH

Piedmont Fayette Hospital recently announced that Project SEARCH, an internship program in partnership with Fayette County Schools, has returned for the 2021-2022 school year. Project SEARCH’s primary focus is to secure competitive employment for high functioning individuals with learning differences. The Project SEARCH program is a nine-month internship program, divided into three-month rotations in three […]

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ClassWallet Selected To Support Reopening Schools Program In Georgia

Participating Georgia Schools to Receive Share of Up to $50 Million in Federal American Rescue Plan Grant Funds from the CDC to Offset Direct and Indirect Costs of COVID-19 Testing ClassWallet will distribute grants from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to schools in Georgia that are voluntarily opting into the Epidemiology Laboratory Capacity (ELC) Reopening […]

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GPTC Practical Nursing Program Ranks #4 Statewide

The practical nursing program at Georgia Piedmont Technical College (GPTC) has been named one of the best in the state by PracticalNursing.org. GPTC ranked fourth among the 21 community, technical, and private schools surveyed. PracticalNursing.org reviews first-time pass rates of the NCLEX-PN (National Council Licensure Examination – Practical Nursing), which is used by state boards […]

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Governor Announces Technical Skills Training Commitment to Prepare 5,500 Georgians for Cloud Computing Careers

Governor Brian P. Kemp announced a collaborative initiative between the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG), the Georgia Department of Education (GADOE), the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), and Amazon Web Services (AWS) to provide cloud computing training and education to 5,500 learners statewide by 2024. Through this initiative, high schools and technical colleges in […]

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