What’s ahead in Northwest Georgia this week:
Rome City Commission meeting, 6:30 p.m. Hot topics: Rezoning for proposed West Third Street restaurant; update to East Bend TAD agreement. Caucus at 5 p.m. City Auditorium/stage presentation. Agenda
Floyd County Commission meets in the Floyd County Administration Building, 12 E. Fourth Ave., Rome. Caucus will begin at 4 p.m. in the Commissioners Caucus Room, Suite 204, followed by the Board Meeting at 6 p.m.The meetings are open to the public.
Starts Wednesday: New student registration for the 2019–2020 school year will be held at the Floyd County Schools Central Office, located at 600 Riverside Parkway, NE, Rome, GA. These new registration dates are for students new to the school system or students who have moved to a new attendance area within the system. Students advancing to a new school in their current attendance area (e.g., a child in the Model School District advancing to Model High School from Model Middle School) would not need to register during this time.
Out of District– Students not enrolled in FCS and living outside of FCS District but within the State of Georgia. AND/OR
New Residents– New students who have moved into FCS district, including upcoming kindergarteners who were not previously screened and enrolled while in Pre-K. Make an appointment with this booking tool here: https://goo.gl/ZJii65
- July 9: 9 a.m. – Noon
- July 11: 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
- July 15: 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
- July 17: 8 a.m. – Noon
What is needed for registration?
- Parent or legal guardian must accompany enrolling student
- Immunization Certificate
- Eye/ear/dental Certificate
- Birth Certificate/Social Security Number Card
- Proof of Residency (a current official utility bill, lease agreement, etc. that shows name and address)
- Records from previous school, if available
Ribbon Cutting at Next Door at LivingProof Recovery, 405 Shorter Ave., Rome. 4-4:30 p.m. (Rome Floyd Chamber).
Pop-up Market at Coosa Valley Fairgrounds, 5-7 p.m. From Floyd County Schools: “Every family goes home with around 50 pounds of food. Fresh fruits and veggies, dry goods, bakery items, dairy, meats, etc. (items may vary). No income levels, no requirements. This is a market partnership with the Atlanta Community Food Bank. Details