Bessemer, Jamestown Middle Named GCS Reads 30 Schools of the Month
26 schools qualified for the title with more than 600 minutes read per student December 6, 2017 – GCS students read more than 22 million minutes in October, and 26 schools qualified to be named GCS Reads 30 Schools of the Month. The selected winners are Bessemer Elementary for Learning Areas 1-7, and Jamestown Middle for Learning Areas 8-13. GCS Reads 30 is a district-wide initiative encouraging students to read 30 minutes per day for 20 days a month, outside of school assignments. Schools with an average of 600 minutes read per student will qualify to be named a GCS Reads 30 School of the Month.
Other qualifying schools are:
Allen Jay Middle Brooks Global Studies Brown Summit Middle Christine Greene Education Center Colfax Elementary Doris Henderson Newcomer’s School Foust Elementary Herbin-Metz Education Center Jackson Middle Jamestown Elementary Joyner Elementary Lindley Elementary Madison Elementary McNair Elementary Monticello-Brown Summit Elementary Murphey Traditional Academy Northern Middle Oak Ridge Elementary Page High Pleasant Garden Elementary Southern Elementary Sternberger Elementary Stokesdale Elementary Summerfield Elementary