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KCSD school board meets tonight

The Kershaw County Board of School Trustees will meet tonight beginning at 6 p.m. in the Kershaw County School District (KCSD) office's board room, 2029 West DeKalb St. in Camden. The meeting is open to the public.

September 04, 2018 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


Senior citizens can attend school-sponsored events free

Kershaw County citizens age 65 years or older can receive lifetime Golden Circle passes that allow them to attend school-sponsored activities or athletic events free of charge. The passes are good from year to year. Admission to athletic playoffs is not included.

August 31, 2018 | | Education


Bus driver honored for heroic actions

One afternoon this summer, Jackie Cornelius was driving a bus load of students from a summer reading program at Midway Elementary School when she noticed a man lying face down on the side of the road.

August 28, 2018 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


College/University News - Aug. 28, 2018

Clarke Allen, a member of the class of 2019, is one of the many students on Wofford's Orientation Staff who will greet first-year students on Wednesday, Aug. 29, as the college welcomes the Class of 2022. Allen is from Camden.

August 28, 2018 | | Education


Feature photo: Grants for success

Lack of soft skills, such as communication, teamwork and professionalism, in potential workers can often be the difference between successful and unsuccessful employees. In order to help students better acquire these skills, INVISTA recently donated $10,000 to the Kershaw County School District (KCSD) to implement Microburst Learning's EmployABILITY program. KCSD high school students will receive EmployABILITY's instruction via both hands-on training and online software programs. Students who complete the program have the opportunity to earn a certification showing mastery of soft skills. Shown (from left) are Lugoff-Elgin High School (L-EHS) Career Specialist Maria Springs; L-EHS Assistant Principal ...

August 24, 2018 | | Education


School board to consider policy changes

The Kershaw County Board of School Trustees will consider several changes to Kershaw County School District (KCSD) policies during its meeting scheduled for today at 6 p.m.

August 21, 2018 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


New KCSD school administrators hired

At its most recent meeting, the Kershaw County Board of School Trustees named new administrators, including an eLearning director to assist the Kershaw County School District (KCSD) with digital education, two high school assistant principals and a middle school assistant administrator.

August 17, 2018 | | Education


Feature photo: Wild cards

Pine Tree Hill Elementary School (PTHS) Principal Melissa Royalty, as the Queen of Hearts (center), and Kershaw County School District Superintendent Dr. Shane Robbins, lead a parade of teachers down PTHS's main hallway as administrators dressed as playing cards, students and parents applaud. The playing card motif is based on a book the PTHS staff read this year, "The Wild Card: 7 Steps to an Educator's Creative Breakthrough," by Hope and Wade King. Their concept is that teachers "are the wild card that can make a difference" in students' lives. The parade ended in the PTHS multipurpose room ...

August 14, 2018 | | Education


KCSD 4th graders enjoy bug camp

When they return to school next week, many elementary teachers will ask their students about their favorite summer experience. For 12 Kershaw County School District (KCSD) students that answer will likely be "Bug Camp."

August 14, 2018 | | Education


KCSD chosen for eLearning pilot program

The Kershaw County School District (KCSD) has been chosen to participate in a statewide eLearning pilot program.

August 10, 2018 | Jim Tatum | Education


2018 seniors received $14 million in scholarships

The Kershaw County School District (KCSD) and the Kershaw County Board of School Trustees will be celebrating a milestone tonight: the largest total of scholarships awarded to seniors in the 11 years since it began tracking such numbers.

August 07, 2018 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


Colleges, universities honor area students

Seton Hall University recently named SanDaisha Lee of Camdento the Spring 2018 Dean's list.

July 31, 2018 | | Education


Fill A Bus campaign underway

As students get ready for a new school year, the cost of school supplies makes it difficult for some families to purchase needed items.

July 24, 2018 | | Education


L-EHS student attends ACLU Summer Advocacy Institute

Advocacy Institute in Washington, D.C., for rising junior and senior high school students give students the tools they need to engage in their communities on issues around civil liberties and civil rights. Participating students will receive first-hand learning experience from lawyers, lobbyists, community activists, and other experts dedicated to defending these constitutional rights.

July 20, 2018 | | Education


Families can register children for school online

Families in the Kershaw County School District can fill out their children's school registration materials online now at www.kcsdschools.net/register and should plan to attend Registration Day next week.

July 20, 2018 | | Education


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Articles by Section - Education


Students meet owls

Kylie Stephens (first image) and Rosemary Stukes (second photo) were two lucky Midway 5th Graders who got to meet and greet a live owl. Midway ...

December 11, 2018 | | Education


L-EHS Air Rifle Team competed in ‘Best of the Best’ meet

Lugoff Elgin High School's Air Rifle Team recently qualified for the U.S. Army Cadet Command Fourth Brigade Best of the Best Competition held ...

December 11, 2018 | | Education


MSC elects new board of directors

The Montessori School of Camden (MSC) held its first election of board members since it became a public charter school last July. The new board ...

December 11, 2018 | | Education


WES announces first quarter honor roll

Wateree Elementary School has announced its Honor Roll for the first quarter 2018:

December 11, 2018 | | Education


Bethune Elementary announced first quarter honor roll

Bethune Elementary School has announced its honor rolls for the first nine-weeks period.

December 11, 2018 | | Education


Audit shows KCSD finances strong

The financial health of the Kershaw County School District's (KCSD) was once again reported to be in good shape according to an external independent ...

December 07, 2018 | | Education


KCSD teacher career fair slated for Jan. 26

The Kershaw County School District will host its annual Teacher Recruitment Fair for certified teacher applicants on Jan. 26, 2019, at Lugoff-Elgin Middle School from ...

December 07, 2018 | | Education


Feature photo: Paper donation

December 07, 2018 | | Education


SMS announces first quarter honor roll

Leslie M. Stover Middle School recently announced its honor rolls for the first nine-week period.

December 07, 2018 | | Education


CES announces first quarter honor roll

Camden ELementary School recently announced its first quarter honor roll.

December 07, 2018 | | Education


BES announces first quarter honor roll

Blaney Elementary School recently announced its first quarter honor roll.

December 07, 2018 | | Education


State report cards released

Fourteen Kershaw County School District (KCSD) schools are said to be meeting or exceeding the criteria to ensure all students meet the Profile of the ...

December 04, 2018 | | Education


KCRC honors three

The Kershaw County Reading Council (KCRC) recently named Blaney Elementary School (BES) 2nd Grade teacher Kayla Beckham and North Central High School (NCHS) English teacher ...

November 30, 2018 | | Education


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