District News

2023 Tax Notice
Notice of 2023 Tax Digest

The Coffee County Board of Education does hereby announce that the millage rate will be set at a meeting to be held at the Coffee County Board of Education Office at 1311 South Peterson Avenue, Douglas, GA on September 28, 2023 at 7:00 PM and pursuant to the requirements of O.C.G.A. Section 48-5-32, does hereby publish the following presentation of the current year's tax digest and levy, along with the history of the tax digest and levy for the past five years.

Thu Sep 14 12:09 PM

Fico Inducted into CT Softball Hall of Fame
Fico Inducted into CT Softball Hall of Fame

Coffee High School Lady Trojans Pitching Coach Rachele Fico was inducted into the Connecticut Scholastic and Collegiate Softball Hall of Fame at its 32nd Induction Dinner Ceremony on Sunday, September 10.

Thu Sep 14 11:34 AM

Coffee Weightlifting
Coffee Weightlifting Wins Three National Championships

Congratulations to the Coffee Weightlifting Team on an outstanding performance at the 2023 USA Weightlifting National Championships held in Colorado Springs, Colorado June 24-27. Coffee brought home THREE team National Championships: • 13 and Under Mens Youth National Champions • 16-17 Year-Old Mens Youth National Champions • Overall Mens Youth National Champions

Wed Jul 12 08:22 AM

2023-2024 School Year Calendar

The calendar for the 2023-2024 school year was approved by the Coffee County Board of Education at its March 23 meeting. The first day of school will be Wednesday, August 9, and the last day of school will be Wednesday, May 29. The Class of 2024 will graduate on Saturday, June 1.

Thu Jun 15 12:06 PM

Parent to Parent of Georgia
Parent to Parent of Georgia Webinars for June

Parent to Parent of Georgia supports Georgia families and individuals impacted by disabilities or special health care needs. The group is hosting two Zoom-based webinars for parents during the month of June.

Tue Jun 06 10:32 AM

Dr. Morris Leis, Superintendent
Leis Receives GSSA President’s Award

Coffee County Schools Superintendent, Dr. Morris Leis is a recipient of the 2023 Georgia School Superintendents Association (GSSA) President’s Award.   This prestigious honor is awarded to superintendents for outstanding leadership in their school system and community, and was presented to Dr. Leis at the GSSA 2023 Superintendent Conference.  

Wed May 17 12:48 PM

Path2College 529 Plan
Eastside Elementary Pre-K Student Receives Path2College 529 Grant

DOUGLAS, Ga. – One Coffee County family is getting a head start on saving for college thanks to the 529 Path 2 College Grant.

Tue May 16 11:10 PM

Sensory Room
Sensory Rooms for Students with Special Needs

Coffee County Schools is pleased to showcase the addition of dedicated sensory rooms in eight of our schools. Many students with special needs are overwhelmed by daily sensory experiences (textures, visuals, smells, sounds). These experiences can cause distress and discomfort, which can sometimes result in meltdowns. Sensory rooms are designed to develop coping skills, decrease negative behaviors, and improve student engagement.

Tue May 09 11:33 AM

Coffee County Schools Support Dyslexia Endorsement

Several educators in the Coffee County School System recently graduated from a one-year course to earn a Dyslexia Endorsement from Okefenokee RESA. The program enabled these educators to increase their knowledge and understanding in structured literacy, helping them to change the trajectory of students’ lives.

Wed May 03 05:06 PM

FY24 Budget Hearing
Notice of Public Hearing

All concerned citizens are invited to a public hearing during which the Budget for the Fiscal Year 2024 will be presented.

Tue May 02 06:08 PM