View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Education


Jan. 10 regular school day

Kershaw County School District (KCSD) families are reminded that Tuesday, Jan. 10 is a regular school day for students.

January 06, 2017 | | Education


School Board hears schools construction update

Kershaw County School District is hoping to open its three newly constructed elementary schools in August of 2018. Camden Elementary, Lugoff Elementary and Wateree Elementary schools will be completely reconstructed as a part of the referenda school projects.

December 20, 2016 | Tenell Felder | Education


The Jimmy Neal File

Jimmy Neal is a Camden native and a 1974 graduate of Camden High School

December 16, 2016 | Tom Didato | Education


Neal steps down as Camden coach/AD

Saying it was "just time," Camden head football coach and athletic director Jimmy Neal has decided to step down from both positions at the end of the 2016-17 academic year.

December 16, 2016 | Tom Didato | Education


Little Free Library dedicated to late KC firefighter

Katherine Ard Iseman was one of the first female firefighters to serve in Kershaw County, and her two daughters' elementary school, Pine Tree Hill, dedicated a Little Free Library to her memory on December 8.

December 13, 2016 | Katrina Moses C-I Staff Writer | Education


North Central Middle School announces first quarter honor roll

Eighth Grade

December 02, 2016 | | Education


School board evaluates Morgan’s performance, extends contract

The Kershaw County School Board met in executive session during its November 15 meeting to conduct a performance evaluation of Superintendent Dr. Frank Morgan as required by Board policy and the district's employment agreement with him.

November 18, 2016 | | Education


Mayes is 2016 Leonard Price award recipient

Brian Mayes is the 2016 Leonard Price Friend of Law Enforcement Award.

November 08, 2016 | Jim Tatum | Education


CCTC moving forward

The groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion of Kershaw County's new Central Carolina Technical College campus was more than just speeches, hard hats and ceremonial shovels.

November 04, 2016 | Katrina Moses C-I Staff Writer | Education


Referenda poses major financial question to voters

On Election Day Kershaw County voters will consider a major financial decision in the form of two referenda questions: whether or not to fund a number of needed capital improvement projects for the Kershaw County School District via a bond in the amount of $129 million and whether or not to approve a one cent sales tax to help defray the cost of the bond.

November 01, 2016 | Jim Tatum | Education


Upchurch & Jowers recognized by SC School Boards Association

Upchurch & Jowers Insurance Agency is well known in Kershaw County for its years of support of Kershaw County students and schools.

October 07, 2016 | Jim Tatum | Education


Youth Summit returning

September 13, 2016 | | Education


Birthday Surprise

September 06, 2016 | Jim Tatum | Education


KCSD high schools raise more than $47,500 for UWKC; Camden High School wins Caring Cup

n addition to the normal activities of a first week of school, Kershaw County School District high school students have been working together to raise funds for the United Way of Kershaw County. Overall, the students collected over $47,500 with Camden High School raising over $25,000 to earn the United Way's Caring Cup.

August 23, 2016 | | Education


School board hears Summer Reading Program update

Kershaw County students who needed a little help with their reading received a boost during the Kershaw County School District's summer reading program.

August 23, 2016 | Jim Tatum | Education


« First  « Prev  1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 2 of 98

Articles by Section - Education


BDK is finalist for state reading award

In 2012, Baron DeKalb Elementary (BDK) received the state's Exemplary Writing Program Award. This year, the school is one of four finalists for a ...

February 21, 2017 | | Education


Elgin native wins 'STEM Oscar'

Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) engineer Dwayne Nelson recently walked the proverbial red carpet. Nelson, a native of Elgin, South Carolina and a ...

February 21, 2017 | | Education


School accountability/report system proposed

The Kershaw County Board of School Trustees will hear a presentation during its meeting tonight about a proposed combined accountability/report system developed by the ...

February 21, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


CHS 9th graders learn ‘The Value of Education’

On the morning of Feb. 13, a large number of Camden High School (CHS) ninth graders filled up tables set up on the ground floor ...

February 21, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


Junior Leadership applications now available

Applications for the 2017-18 Junior Leadership Kershaw County class for rising juniors and seniors are now available at the county's high schools and the ...

February 17, 2017 | | Education


ATEC receives $7,500 grant for firefighting program

The Applied Technology Education Campus (ATEC) has received a $7,500 grant from the South Carolina State Firefighters Association (SCSFA) for its firefighting program.

February 17, 2017 | | Education


Clowning around

February 17, 2017 | | Education


Bethune Woman's Club, Lions offering scholarships

The Bethune Woman's Club and the Bethune Lion's Club are each offering a $500.00 Scholarship. These scholarships are one-time awards.

February 14, 2017 | | Education


NCHS names students to second quarter Honor Roll

9th Grade A/B Honor Roll – Izabella Baipho, Autumn Barrett, William Boone, Rachel Bowers, Matthew Carroll, Becca Clem, Matthew Clem, Christopher Cole, Madison Dixon, Benjamin ...

February 14, 2017 | | Education


MES announces second quarter Honor Roll students

1st grade

February 14, 2017 | | Education


KCSD Kindergarten Round-Up is Feb. 16

Families with four- and five-year-olds who will attend kindergarten in the Kershaw County School District (KCSD) next school year should participate in the school district ...

February 10, 2017 | | Education


L-EHS wins state Special Olympics award

Lugoff-Elgin High School (L-EHS) is one of only eight schools in the sate being recognized this year by Special Olympics South Carolina for efforts to ...

February 10, 2017 | | Education


KCSD students leave early Friday, off Feb. 20

Kershaw County School District (KCSD) students will be dismissed early on Friday, Feb. 17 to allow teachers to participate in professional development and not attend ...

February 10, 2017 | | Education


Five firms hired for 11 referenda projects

The Kershaw County Board of School Trustees approved the selection of five construction management at risk firms to work on 11 different projects on a ...

February 10, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


Glenn Price inducted into SCMEA Hall of Fame

Lugoff-Elgin High School (L-EHS) band director Glenn Price was the only person inducted into the S.C. Music Educators Association (SCMEA) Hall of Fame on ...

February 10, 2017 | | Education


1

Page 1 of 1


Contents of this site are © Copyright 2017 Chronicle Independent All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of service

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...