pike road schools

Pike Road Elementary Employee Named Secretary of the Year

Pike Road Elementary School Secretary Summer Rice/Source: Pike Road Schools An employee with Pike Road Schools has a new distinction to add to her name. Summer Rice, secretary at Pike Road Elementary School, was recently named the District Five Secretary of the Year. The Council of Leaders in Alabama Schools gives out the award each year. Jeff Hatfield, principal at…

Pike Road Students Return to School

Students at Pike Road Schools headed back to school this morning. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, they have a variety of choices in how to attend class. Students can attend in person, virtually, or a blend of both. Pike Road Schools Supt. Dr. Chuck Ledbetter says they have extra safety measures in place. He says the school system has three…

Local Schools Implement Safety Protocols

We are approaching the start of school for students across our area, and many school districts are taking different approaches. Pike Road Elementary is hosting a summer camp this week that gives us a look at the protocols in place for a safe return to the classroom.  Pike Road is offering traditional in-person schooling, all virtual, or a blended model…

Pike Road Schools Announces Its Graduation Plans

Pike Road Schools has announced its plans for graduation. Pike Road High School will hold its first graduation on Saturday, June 6, at 9:00 am in the PRHS Stadium. Each graduate will receive 4 tickets for family/spectators. Social distancing will be observed among family groups and everyone will be asked to wear masks, as recommended by the Governor’s Office and…

Dr. Jason Hadden Named New Principal of Pike Road Junior High School Principal

Dr. Jason Hadden Pike Road Schools will add a Junior High School the 2020-2021 school year. Pike Road Junior High will consist of grades 7-9, and will be housed on the Georgia Washington campus. It will operate as a separate school form Pike Road High School, yet will share certain facilities like the cafeteria, the gym, and the P.E. fields….

Pike Road Schools Change Curbside Meal Schedule

According to Pike Road school’s Facebook page, starting Monday, April 6th, the school’s curbside meal schedule is changing. The free meal pickup program will be held on Wednesdays from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. Participants will receive seven days worth of meals, and the program will continue every Wednesday until the end of May. The meals are part of Pike…

Pike Road Schools Give Out Meals In Response to Coronavirus School Closures

Pike Road Schools Give Out Meals Pike Road Schools Give Out Meals 9AE09797-414F-40E2-B52D-68E3D27FD190 Pike Road Schools Give Out Meals In an effort to support local families during the school closures, the Pike Road Schools System is offering free pick up meals to children. Pike Road Schools Superintendent Chuck Ledbetter says now is a time of need for many children in…

Richardson Appeals to Alabama Supreme Court to Allow the Sale of Georgia Washington Middle School

Ed Richardson Interim State School Supt. Ed Richardson has appealed to the Alabama Supreme Court to allow the sale of Georgia Washington Middle School by Montgomery Public Schools to the town of Pike Road. The Montgomery Co. Circuit Court has blocked the sale in an order issued March 5.  The order also involved the closing and sale of other Montgomery…

Dept. of Education: $1 Million Inadvertently Sent to Pike Road Schools

Close to $1.4 million that was supposed to be allocated to Montgomery Public Schools was mistakenly sent to Pike Road City Schools, according to the Alabama Department of Education. Michael Sibley, Director of Communications for the Alabama Department of Education, sent Alabama News Network the following statement: “In every school system’s initial year, all funding computations are entered manually.  They…

Pike Road Schools a Top 50 Finalist to Win $10 Million Grant

Pike Road School System has been selected as one of 50 finalists vying for the opportunity to win the $10M XQ Super School Grant. Thousands of schools across the country submitted entries in what has become the largest open call in history to rethink high school. The XQ Super School project is dedicated to helping schools across America bring an innovative…