Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Samuel Gladden entered C-Span's annual video documentary competition.
Miller Grove High School tenth-grade student Samuel Gladden will receive $250 for his Honorable Mention documentary, “Education: The Greatest Common Factor," entered in C-Span's national 2013 StudentCam competition. According to the press release from C-Span, middle school and high school students are invited to produce a five- to- eight minute documentary on a national policy issue in the annual competition, which has been around for nine years. In this year's competition, students were asked to answer this question: “What’s the most important issue the president should consider in 2013?” C-SPAN received 1,893 videos from more than 3,500 students across the U.S and Washington, DC., according to the release.
Thursday, February 7, 2013
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A clean-up crew took care of the spill.
One of the sprinklers at Miller Grove High School created a liquidy mess near the main entryway for several minutes Wednesday afternoon, followed by a diligent clean-up crew that took care of it. I had just come through the door for the signing day event as students and staff were clearing the area. -Leslie Johnson
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Miller Grove will get a two-story classroom addition and renovations; MLK Jr.'s construction projects will include a new ninth-grade wing.
Classroom renovations and additions are planned for two high schools in Lithonia. There was a groundbreaking ceremony today at 10 a.m. for a two-story classroom addition and renovations to common classrooms at Miller Grove High School, 2645 DeKalb Medical Parkway, Lithonia. The $6 million project is targeted for completion in September 2014, according to a DeKalb County School District spokeswoman. On Wednesday, Dec. 12, a groundbreaking will take place at Martin Luther King Jr. High, on a new ninth-grade wing, new, administrative area and new common classrooms. The school is located at 3991 Snapfinger Rd. in Lithonia. The construction work will be paid for through the Special Purpose Local Options Sales Tax (SPLOST), the DeKalb County …
Thursday, March 8, 2012
SW DeKalb, Miller Grove hog Class AAAA spotlight in title games
The Class AAAA High School Basketball Championships feature an all-DeKalb matchup as Southwest DeKalb takes on Miller Grove in both the girls’ and boys’ title games on Friday, March 9 at The Arena at Gwinnett Center. In what is believed to be a first in GHSA Tournament history, one county has all the representatives in the two championship games of one classification. The girls’ game set for a 3 p.m. tipoff features the No. 4 ranked Miller Grove Lady Wolverines (24-4) taking on the unranked Southwest DeKalb Lady Panthers (21-11) in the first all-DeKalb matchup of the Class AAAA finals. The two teams split their regular season games in Region 6-AAAA play as Southwest DeKalb won the first meeting 43-31 and Miller Grove returned the favor in …