Ben Hill Board of Education

Left to Right: Juan Medellin, Martha Yeager, Michelle Joiner, Gary Smith - Chair, Shirley Brooks - Vice Chair, Tony Herlovich, Theresa Davis, and Dr. Shawn Haralson, Superintendent


School Board Meetings

  •  eboard link

    School Board Meetings:  eBoard Site

    Simbli is the website software program used by our school board. 

    It includes:

    • Meeting Dates, Agendas, & Minutes
    • Planning Documents
    • School Board Policies
    • Communications

Ben Hill County Board Meetings

  • Upcoming Board Meetings.
    Meetings begin at 6:00 p.m.

    January 15, 2019

    February 12, 2019

    March 12, 2019

    April 9, 2019 - (This Meeting is the Education Summit at 5:30 p.m.  - A Called Meeting is set for April 11, 2019 for the regular monthly agenda items)

    May 7, 2019

    June 11, 2019 

    July 9, 2019

    August 13, 2019

    September 10, 2019

    October 15, 2019 

    November 12, 2019

    December 10, 2019

    Addressing the Board:

    The Board offers time on the agenda for individuals to address the Board. One may address board
    members in private regarding student matters, personnel matters and other classified matters. Agendas
    for the Board meetings are prepared in advance by the Board Chair and Superintendent. To be included
    on the Agenda, one must submit a “Request to speak to the Board of Education Form” to the
    Superintendent by noon on three (3) working days prior to any Board meeting. A speaker is allowed five
    minutes. For more information, contact the:

    Ben Hill County Board of Education
    509 West Palm Street
    Fitzgerald, GA 31750
    (229) 409-5500


    School Board Attorney:
    Toni Sawyer
    311 West Central Avenue
    Fitzgerald, GA 31750
    (229) 423-6608