School bells will soon be ringing in the halls and classrooms of Emanuel County Schools. School buses will be filled with students eager to begin the FY 2022-2023.
Students will report for their first day of classes on Wednesday, August 3, 2022, according to Superintendent Mr. Scotty Hattaway.
Local schools will operate on the following schedules of the 2022-2023 term:
Emanuel County Institute 7:55 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Swainsboro Elementary School 8:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Swainsboro High School 7:55 a.m. - 3:05 p.m.
Swainsboro Middle School 8:00 a.m. - 3:05 p.m.
Swainsboro Primary School 8:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Twin City Elementary School 8:00 a.m. - 2:50 p.m.
Pre-K 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Parents and school buses will deliver children to Swainsboro Primary School between 7:30 - 8:00 a.m., and Swainsboro Elementary School between 7:30 a.m. - 7:55 a.m., and to Swainsboro Middle School and Swainsboro High School between 7:30 a.m. - 7:55 a.m.
Bus drivers and their attendance areas for the 2022-2023 term are as follows:
Adrian Area - Swainsboro District
Bus #111-02 - Jami Williamson - Highway 80 West (Emanuel County District only), Junction to Adrian, East Main St., James St., Gill St., Highway 15, Meadow Road, Robin Blvd., Ben Blvd., Schwalls Trail Park, Highway 80 West, on to school. Route begins at 6:30 a.m.
Bus #17-4 - Vicky Carter - Highway 80 West (Norristown Junction), Cowford Bridge Road, Highway 221 North, Georgia Avenue, Alton Lawson Road, J.M. Spearman Road, John Deere Road, Highway 221 South through Norristown, Kea’s Old Mill Pond Road, Waldon Way, Foskey Road, Sumner Road, Mills Lane, on to school. Route begins at 6:30 a.m.
Bus #09-04 - Tony Ball - Bishop Chapel Road, Brantley Loop, Stanley Grove Road, Bill Glenn Road, Glenn Loop, Blue Road, Morning Glory Road, Cross Jones, Joe Bynes Road, Blackberry Road, Hawhammock Church Road, Hawhammock Church Road (between Highway 56 & Erlich Farm Road), Churlish Farm Road, Spivey Lane, Modoc Road (corner of Rentz), Allen Street, on to school. Route begins at 6:30 a.m.
Bus #22-30 - Shirley Passmore - Wadley Coleman Lake Road, McGarrah Mill Pond Road, St. Galilee Road, Willie Davis Road, Curry Lane, Strong Lane, Highway 56 North, Piney Grove Road, Watson Road, Wadley Coleman Lake Road, Green Grove Church Road, McGarrah Mill Pond Road, Bill’s Road, Old Savannah Road, Brown Springs Road, Highway 56 North, Summertown Church Street, Humpback Road, Summertown Main Street, Old Summertown School, Rainbow Ridge Extension, Allison’s Learning Center am/pm, Lattitude 105, North Anderson Drive, on to school. Route begins at 6:30 a.m.
Bus #12-11 - Sub Driver - Green Spence Road, Big Creek Road, Hereford Farm Road, Brown Hall Road, Roberts Road, Lawrence Sherrod Road, Cherokee Circle, Highway 192 North, Bishop Chapel Road, Johnson Powell Road, Dal Street, Highway 56 North, Bell Road, Modoc Lane, C&G trailer Park (Highway 56 North), Youmans Avenue, Soloman Street, Richard Street, Dandelion Street, Neal Street, Harmon Road, Lakewood Drive, Saxon Street, on to school. Route begins at 6:30 a.m.
Bus #11-05 - Sub Driver - Old McLeod Bridge Road, Keith Screws Road, Cowford Bridge Road, Asa Lindsey Road, Woodchuck Road, back to McLeod Bridge Road, Parham Road, Overstreet Road, Dogwood Hills community, Highway 80 East to Tyson Street, Moring Street Apartments, South Green Street, Moreland Avenue, Peebles Street, South Circle Drive, on to school. Route begins at 6:30 a.m.
Bus #19-09 - David Hill - Lanningan Road, Highway 86, Whippoorwill Road, Griffin Ferry Road, Findley Cemetery Road, Harrell Cemetery Road, Oak Park Highway 1 South, Sumter Street, Railroad Avenue, Lindsey Road (Oak Park), Margaret Street, Foskey Street, Rick Rowland Drive, Highway 1 Out (to I-16), Long Bay, Rose Garden, Island Drive, Highway 1 (adjacent to Flea Market), Riner Farm Road, on to school. Route begins at 6:30 a.m. (AM ONLY - Transportation for teacher’s children only for Tiger Trail.)
Bus #21-24 - George Vassel - Racket Town Road, Starfish Lane, Leman Road, Drum Road, Pendleton Springs Road, Highway 46 West, Hudson Road, Buck Corbin Road, Sunfish Lane, Highway 297, Herrington Homestead (to County Line), Grande Creek Road, Hunnicutt Circle, on to school. Route begins at 6:30 a.m.
Bus #12-21 - Sub Driver - Highway 1 North, Pinetucky Road, from County Line to Page-Garrett Road, Chandler Road, Bundle Church Road, Bird Flanders Road (paved road only), Stallion Road, Christopher Drive, Mustang Road, McKenzie Drive, Wyatt Circle, Phillip Street, Highway 1 North, Eloise Street, Bonnie Road, McCorckle Lane, Pinelake Subdivision, North Main Street, on to school. Route begins at 6:30 a.m.
Bus #19-01 - Jimmy Overstreet - Transports Pre-K students in Swainsboro city limits only.
Bus #12-13 - Cathy Schellenberg - Dellwood Eastates, Old Wadley Road, Old Dellwood Road, Waller Woods Circle, Skeeter Street, Atkinson Drive, Hawhammock Church Road, Old Wadley Road, R.J. Holder Road, Bonsue Drive, Edgewood Road, Linwood Road, Marlynn Road, Dellwood Road, on to school. Route begins at 6:45 a.m.
Bus # 12-16 - Danny Roberson - Sycamore Lane, Mockingbird Road, Bald Eagle Drive, Forest Lane, Forest Creek Drive, Eagle Pass, Falcon Trail, Plantation Drive, Deer Run Trace, Sconyers Mill Road, Advantage Lance, Highway 80 East, Rainbow Ridge, Happiness Drive, Sunshine Road, Enterprise Street, Freedom Street, Liberty Street, Joy Lane, on to school. Route begins at 6:30 a.m.
Bus #11-04 - Carla Lamb - From County Line at Highway 57 North, Rabbit Run, Williams Road, Bird Flanders Road, Price-Williams Road, Badger Road, Oak Chapel Road, Nasworthy Road, Page-Garrett Road, Pinetucky Road, back onto Highway 57 North, Barbara Avenue, Oak Lawn Drive, Golf Drive, Deer Creek Drive, Curtis Street, Mason Drive, Calhoun Street, Youngblood to Old Nunez Road, on to school. Route begins at 6:30 a.m.
Bus #12-10 - Paul McCullough - Alcott Drive, Powell Drive, Canady Drive, Nunez-Lexsy Road, McLeod Road, Jay’s Place, Ollie Youmans Road, Youmans Cemetery Road, Tate Youmans Road, New Hope Church Road, Highway 297, Old Nunez Road to Ed Youmans Road, West Meadowlake Parkway, Injunction Road, Kathleen Road, Nannette Street, Alice Circle behind El Valle Restaurant, on to school. Route begins at 6:45 a.m.
Bus #19-02 - Lee Williams - Kemp Road, Hall’s Bridge Road, Ebenezer Church Road, Bill Youngblood Road (south and north), Highway 56 South, Bream Lane, Union Chapel Road, Bass Road, Highway 56 South to Quail Ridge Apartments, Mary Ann Street, Pratt Avenue, Elaine Drive, Mabel Avenue, Cedar Street, Warren Avenue, on to school. Route begins at 6:45 a.m.
Bus #23-17 - Cherry Hill - Old Kenfield Road, Slater Road, Highway 46, Smith Drive, Long Bay Drive, Highway 1 South, Gar Road, Edenfield Road, Bluebird Road, Augusta Street, West 6th Avenue, West 7th Avenue, West 5th Avenue, Sand Hill Road, Highway 57 South, Mount Shady Church Road, Lewis Road, Quick Road, Quick Loop, State Route 192 West of Stillmore, on to school. Route begins at 6:30 a.m.
Bus #16-3 - Donna Graham - King Circle Drive, Miller Drive, Thomas Road to King Circle Drive, William Rountree Street, Marion Street, Dealva Park area, on to school. SECOND LOAD - ALL SCHOOLS: Swainsboro Apartments, Jordan Estates, Hickory Trace apartments, on to school. Route begins at 6:50 a.m.
Bus #17-3 - David Coleman - Canoochee Road, Red Oak Road, Summit Avenue, Oak Grove Church Road, Norwood Avenue to Hill Street, 7th Street, North Coleman Street Extension, MLK to Center Street, Williams Street, King Circle Drive, Kilpatrick Street (adjacent to park), Ralph Smith Place, East MLK Boulevard, Rentz Street, Wadley Street, on to school. Route begins at 6:45 a.m.
Bus #15-1 - Ollie Stevens - Lake Luck Drive, Fellowship Street, Prosperity Drive, Morningside Drive, Sunset Drive, Thrift Drive, Hill Street, Fortune Loop, Hardin Drive, Durden Drive, Shepard Drive, South Anderson Drive, Turner Drive, Howarth Drive, McLeod Drive, Sutton Drive, Cowart Street, Colegrove Drive, Thigpen Drive, Lambs Bridge Road, Claxton Avenue, Jones Avenue, Elmer Street, South Industrial Way, East Meadowlake Parkway, on to school. Route begins at 6:45 a.m.
Bus #17-1 - Ray Cox - Industrial Way, Abundance Street, Advance Street, Stevens Drive, Market Street, East Main Street, Strawberry Circle, Allen Drive, Ginger Drive, Linda Drive, Kenneth Drive, Modoc Center Lane, Moss Trail, Canoochee Road form Advantage Lane, Huckleberry Road, on to school. Route begins at 6:45 a.m.
Bus #16-2 - Bertie Sapp - South Thompson Road, Stingray Road, Hereford Road (dirt road), Mixon Road, Hampshire Road, Park Circle Drive, Gary Road, Hicks Avenue, Harrison Drive, West Meadow Lake Parkway, Old Nunez Road, Watson Street, Youngblood Street, Mason Street, Azalea Circle, Arden Drive, Crump Street, Lakeside Drive, McMillian Drive, Waller Drive, on to school. Route begins at 6:45 a.m.
Bus #17-5 - Shateria Jenkins - North Green Street, Lucky Street between Lewis Street and Racetrack Street, Church Street, Victory Drive, Lewis Street, College Street, Bell Street, North Green Street to Highway 80 West, Lee Street, Lucky Street, North Green Street, McLeod Bridge Road, Glenwood Road, Fanning Circle, Lindsey Road, Tiger Trail to Project Street, New Street, Pughsley Street, Harris Street, on to school. Route begins at 6:45 a.m. First Load: SHS & SMS. Second Load: SES & SPS
Bus #15-2 - Leroy Phillips - First Load: North Racetrack Street, McLeod Bridge Road (411 block, Lewis Street, South Racetrack Street, Oak Street, Dawson Street, on to school. First Load: SHS & SMS. Second Load: SPS & SES. Route begins at 7:00 a.m.
Bus #07-57 - Annie Laura Henry - Old Wadley Road, Ogburn Drive, Fairground Road, Country Acres, Fields Mobile Home Park, Modoc Road, Thompson Road, Grady Street, North Coleman Street Extension, Wells Street, New Turner Drive, Longview Road, on to school. Route begins at 6:50 a.m. AM/PM - King’s Learning Center.
Bus #12-15 - Timothy Sherrod - Robin Road (Shellie Louis Apartments), West Street, Shearhouse Street, Robin Road, Wren Street, Washington Street, Lincoln Street, Booker Street on North Green Street side, Gumlog Street, Tyson Street by Shoprite Pharmacy, on to school. Route begins at 6:50 a.m.
Bus #16-1 - Harry Wiggins - Transports special needs children in Swainsboro attendance area.
Bus #17-2 - Carl Jones - Transports special needs children in Swainsboro attendance area.
Bus #21-23 - Joe Williams - Transports special needs children in Swainsboro attendance area.
Bus #09-08 - Theodis Holmes - Transports special needs children in Swainsboro attendance area.
Bus #09-07 - Bobby Seamans - Transports special needs children in Swainsboro attendance area.
Bus #11-1 - Sub Driver - Twin City - Special needs transportation.
Twin City District
Twin City Elementary & Emanuel County Institute Schools Only
Bus #09-06 - Cendy Lee - Highway 80 East Twin City to 121 Highway, Bethel Church Road, Highway 121 North, Olive Town Road, Baby Brown Road, Ben Gay Road, Tulip Lane, Ben Lane Road, Saint Paul Road, Friendship Church Road, J.C. Lane, Nathan Loop, Kent Loop, Henley Proctor Road, Old Garfield Road, Old Boatright Road, Highway 23 North, Dusty Lane, Paradise Road, Stokes Avenue, Eastside Road, City Shop Road, Oak Street, Maple Street, East Broad Street, Beagle Road, on to school. Route begins at 7:00 a.m.
Bus #21-22 - Gerri Bush - Parrish Pond Road, Lambs Bridge Road at County Line, Highway 23 South, Pelican Road, Gull Drive, Woodpecker Trail, Sutton Road, Whetsell Road, Old Metter Road, Carl Durden Street, Apple Avenue, Cherry Avenue, Plum Avenue, South College Street, Stitch-n-Print & Highway 80, Mathis Street, on to school. Route begins at 6:50 a.m.
Bus #12-14 - Melvin Radford - Herndon Road, Womack Road, Scuffletown Road, Payton Road, Drew Bennett Road, Hidden Lane, Johnson Road, Herndon Road, Hereford Farm Road, Canoochee Garfield to Clay’s Trailers, Noonday Church Road between Highway 192 and Mount Olive Church Road, Highway 192 North, Granddaughter Avenue, half of Old Swainsboro Road, on to school. Route begins at 6:40 a.m.
Bus #21-26 - Christina Ellington - South Old Reidsville Road, Puffin Place, Fannie Brewer Road, Culbreth Lane, Lambs Bridge Road, Scarboro Church Road, Queen Street Princess Street, King Street, Durden Road, Allen Street, Rainbow Ridge, Ward Street, Mathis Avenue, Bailey Street, 5th Avenue, Stitch-n-Print & Highway 80, on to school. Route begins at 6:45 a.m.
Bus #09-05 - Linda Radford - Canoochee-Almond Road, Sam Overstreet road, Little Canoochee Creek Road, Highway 80 between Sycamore Lane and Highway 192, North Old Reidsville Road, Azalea Trail, Sycamore Lane, Patrick Road, Cedar Lane, Highway 192 Spur, Coursey Road, Short Street, Wilson Road, Kudzu Trail, West Broad Street, Lane Street, Leonard Street, Malsby Street, Hattaway Street, half of Old Swainsboro Road to apartments, on to school. Route begins at 6:45 a.m.
Bus #16-4 - Sylvia Phillips - limits of Stillmore and county roads west of Stillmore, West Third Avenue, North First Street, Railroad Street, East Fifth Avenue, West Sixth Avenue, Atlanta Street, West Seventh Avenue, East Sixth Avenue, North Second Street, North Highway 192, East Fifth Avenue, Railroad Avenue, North Seventh Street, North Sixth Street, North Fifth Street, East Third Avenue, State Road 192 and vicinity from Still more to Twin City, All of Stillmore (Twin City District), south of Stillmore, Martin Road, Owl Road, Canady Bridge Road, State Route 57 and vicinity from County Line and corporate limits of Stillmore, Third Avenue, East First Avenue, Maple Avenue, Cypress Avenue, Popular Avenue, South Fourth Street, South Second Street, Old Kenfield Road to Highway 46, Griffin Ferry Road, and area south of State Road 192, Highway 57, 192 South, West Fourth Avenue, 192 North. Route begins at 6:30 a.m.
Bus #22-29 - Francis Spears - Canoochee Garfield Road, Joyner Lane, Pike Johnson Road, Ively Hall Clark Road, Zaid Lane, Payton Road, Sand Trail, Womack Road, Lewis Circle, Old Boatright Road, Garfield-Augusta Road, Monroe Street, North Railroad Avenue, Hebron Road, South Railroad Avenue, Highway 23 North, Sybil Street, Greene Street, Mincey Road, Mount Olive Church Road adjacent to Mincey Road, on to school. Route begins at 6:30 a.m.