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KC students excel at Education Day event

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 ...

April 07, 2017 | | Education


LSMS announces third quarter honor rolls

Leslie M. Stover Middle School has announced its honor rolls for the third nine-weeks period

April 07, 2017 | | Education


MPES announced third quarter honor rolls

Mt. Pisgah Elementary School recently announced its honor rolls for the third nine-week period.

April 07, 2017 | | Education


School board hears $81 million budget proposal

"We need some help," Kershaw County School District (KCSD) Superintendent Dr. Frank Morgan told members of the Kershaw County Board of School Trustees on Tuesday night.

April 07, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


District may name softball field after Marcus Warren

Tonight, the Kershaw County Board of School Trustees will consider naming the Camden High School (CHS) softball field in honor of the late Marcus D. Warren. The softball field is located adjacent to Legion Field, which the district acquired as part of a property swap with the city of Camden in exchange for the former CHS tennis courts. The courts will become part of the city's new tennis complex.

April 04, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


CMS posts third quarter honor rolls

Camden Middle School has announced its honor rolls for the third nine-week period of the school year.

April 04, 2017 | | Education


Midway announces third quarter honor rolls

Midway Elementary School recently released its All A and A/B honor rolls for the third quarter of the school year.

April 04, 2017 | | Education


BES announces third quarter honor roll students

The following students were named to Bethune Elementary School's third quarter honor roll:

March 31, 2017 | | Education


A book parade

A parade of students, teachers and parents (first picture) turn into Stephanie's Preschool Blessings and Afterschool Care Center on Mill Street on the morning of March 23. The students dressed up as characters from books they've read recently, including The Hungry Caterpillar, The Cat in the Hat and Caps for Sale. Kershaw County Library Bookmobile Librarian Jennifer Kelley (second photo, left) served as the parade's grand marshal, driven by new Camden Police Department COPS Officer Karen Devors.

March 31, 2017 | | Education


DMES announces third quarter honor rolls

First grade

March 28, 2017 | | Education


Special champs

Lugoff-Elgin High School Be A Fan Club members celebrate being recognized by Special Olympics South Carolina for their efforts to provide inclusive sports and activities for students with and without disabilities. The school received its official banner Unified Champion School Award this month and is one of only eight SC schools to be honored. Be A Fan Club sponsors are Kathy Ross, Diana Curtis and Libby Martin.

March 28, 2017 | | Education


Shop locally

At its March 21 meeting, the Kershaw County Board of School Trustees adopted a resolution to support shopping locally and to encourage its employees to do the same. The resolution states that dollars spent in Kershaw County support the local economy and provide funding for schools and that the one-cent sales tax that was approved by voters in November will provide additional funds for improved school facilities. In this photo, school board members look on as School Board Chairman Ron Blackmon signs the resolution. Pictured from left, front row: School Board Chaplain Shirley Halley, Blackmon and School Board Vice Chairman ...

March 28, 2017 | | Education


NCHS announces third quarter honor rolls

9th Grade

March 28, 2017 | | Education


New schools may cost $3.5 million less to build

Thanks to a change in building materials, it may cost the Kershaw County School District (KCSD) approximately $3.5 million less to build three new elementary schools. However, the district's project consultant told school board trustees at their March 21 meeting that doesn't mean the district will have $3.5 million left over when the referenda-approved projects are completed.

March 28, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


NCHS JROTC service project now underway

The North Central High School JROTC is conducting a Service Learning Project to support the veterans at the VA Dorn Hospital by collecting items the veterans need. The collecting of items started March 20 and will conclude April 7. several collection points have been established to make it easy for anyone to donate. Once the items are collected then a date will be coordinated with VA Dorn Hospital of when to deliver what was collected.

March 24, 2017 | | Education


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Area students graduate from the Citadel

The following Kershaw County area student received degrees during the Citadel's graduation ceremonies held May 6 in McAlister Field House:

May 19, 2017 | | Education


CHS student council is tops in state

A weekend in April marked some firsts for the student council of Camden High School (CHS). For the first time ever, the S.C. Student ...

May 19, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


Schools budget in ‘suspended animation’

Kershaw County School District (KCSD) administrators and the Kershaw County Board of School Trustees were unable to take any further action on its proposed Fiscal ...

May 19, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


Jordan to be new PTHS assistant principal

The Kershaw County Board of School Trustees recently selected Amy Jordan to serve as the assistant principal for Pine Tree Hill Elementary starting with the ...

May 19, 2017 | | Education


Walking trail may be installed at NCHS

As part of his ongoing series of updates on referenda-approved construction projects, Kershaw County School District (KCSD) Director of Operations Billy Smith will ask the ...

May 16, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


CCTC pins nurses, pharmacy techs

Central Carolina Technical College's Health Sciences Division pinned nine pharmacy technicians and 48 nurses during two pinning ceremonies. The Pharmacy Technician ceremony was held ...

May 12, 2017 | | Education


Elgin student inducted into national honor society

Spartanburg Methodist College student Olivia P. Burley of Elgin was recently inducted into Psi Beta, the national Psychology honor society for students at two-year colleges.

May 12, 2017 | | Education


Jackson School drums up character

The drums banged, the maracas shook, the vibraphones rang and dozens of 5th Grade voices sang out to the rhythm about respect.

May 12, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


‘You don’t have to be afraid’

State Sen. Vincent Sheheen of Camden had a message for the 2017 class of Junior Leadership Kershaw County: Don't be afraid to face and ...

May 09, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


Morgan finalist for S.C. Superintendent of the Year

Kershaw County School District (KCSD) Superintendent Dr. Frank Morgan was one of three finalists for the 2018 Superintendent of the Year Award from the South ...

May 09, 2017 | | Education


Local students graduate from Coastal Carolina University

Coastal Carolina University held commencement ceremonies for an estimated 1,145 candidates for graduation May 5 and 6, 2017, at the HTC Student Recreation and ...

May 09, 2017 | | Education


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