June 28, 2013

In midst of tumultuous times, children remained the focus for some

The Bibb County school system, for all of the upheaval, is on a roll. In April, the board coaxed former Central High School Principal Steve Smith out of retirement to become the system’s interim superintendent. In May, a team of evaluators recommended the system for reaccreditation, albeit with a special monitoring team to address the system’s fairly obvious leadership issues. This week, the system received notice that its students did better on the 2013 Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests.

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