The Kershaw County Board of School Trustees, likely along with Kershaw County School District (KCSD) Superintendent Dr. Frank Morgan and Chief Financial Officer Donnie Wilson, will present its preliminary budget to Kershaw County Council tonight.
The Kershaw County Board of School Trustees will begin a "detailed review" of the Kershaw County School District's (KCSD) preliminary 2017-18 budget tonight. Two weeks ago, KCSD Superintendent Dr. Frank Morgan presented the proposed $81 million budget to the board as information. Now, the board will begin going through that proposal in an effort to determine what, if any changes, it might want to make.
Applied Technology Education Campus (ATEC) mechatronics and honors pre-engineering programs students placed among the best in the state at the recent S.C. Technology Student Association (SCTSA) skills competition.
The West Wateree-Lugoff Rotary Club recently awarded its annual scholarships to six Lugoff-Elgin High School seniors for outstanding accomplishments both inside and outside the classroom. Each student was awarded $1,500 and spoke at a recent club meeting about their college plans. Since 1990 the club has awarded 116 scholarships to LEHS seniors totaling $79,000, all of which was raised by club members. Shown are L-EHS guidance counselor Delacie McNeice, scholarship recipients Madelyn Jackson, Katherine McClendon, Caroline Kistler, Alyssa Weems, Marley McDonnough, Sydney Kull and LEHS guidance counselor Darcella Pindar. In back are West Wateree Rotary Club scholarship committee ...
CHS recently announced its honor rolls for the third quarter of the school year. Platinum honor roll students must earn a perfect 4.0 grade point average (GPA); Gold honor roll students, a minimum of a 3.5 GPA; and Black honor rolls students, a minimum of a 3.0 GPA.
Dr. Charles King, Principal of Midway Elementary School, recently procured a grant to provide his students with new playground supplies. Each grade level (and the school's PE program) received new basketballs, soccer balls, kickballs, hula hoops and jump ropes. The 5th grade students in the accompanying photo assisted with delivering the equipment to the classrooms. Midway has a goal to increase the activity level of all students and encourage physical fitness through sports and recreation. Left to right: Braden Smith, Jace Rice, Diego Navarro
Allanah Boykin, a 4th grader from Jackson Elementary School won the Overall Organization Spelling Bee for her age group on Saturday, March 18th, during The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands Second Annual Education Day at Midlands Technical College - Airport Campus. Allanah was one of more than two hundred Boys & Girls Clubs members from Richland, Lexington, Newberry, Fairfield, and Kershaw counties that competed in events such as Math, Spelling, U.S. and S.C. Team Trivia, and Public Speaking. The members competing in the events won their local club competition and competed to be the district winner and potentially, the ...