Seven students were awarded the James and Nell Smith Scholarship for the 2013 academic school year. Trinity Baptist Church of Lugoff administers the scholarships and selects recipients based on the qualifications expressed by James and Nell Smith. Students receive scholarships based on their academic standing, active membership in a Kershaw Baptist Association church and need. Scholarship recipients must also attend college in South Carolina.
Kershaw County School District (KCSD) Superintendent Dr. Frank Morgan hopes to present the Kershaw County community with a draft of a Facilities Equalization Program Phase II bond referendum by January.
Carol Przybyla and Melissa Royalty are the new principals for Camden and Pine Tree Hill elementary schools, respectively. The Kershaw County Board of School Trustees approved Przybyla as principal of Camden Elementary School and Royalty as principal of Pine Tree Hill Elementary School at its June 27 meeting.
Some programs will continue, some may change and some may close as funding ends for the Kershaw County School District's (KCSD) Safe Schools/Healthy Students grant in 2014. SS/HS Initiative Director Kevin Rhodes briefed the Kershaw County Board of School Trustees on the possible changes during its meeting Thursday.
The Kershaw County Board of School Trustees unanimously passed, 6-0, the Kershaw County School District's (KCSD) $69 million budget for the 2013-14 school year. Trustees Louis Clyburn, Don Copley and Nissary Wood were absent from the June 4 meeting at the district's offices.
Seniors in the Camden Military Class of 2013 are as follows: Jamar A. Luciano Arrindell, Silverspring, MD; Brandon Shane Blackwell, Hartsville, SC; Javai Marquette Bolling, Upper Marlboro, MD; Frank J. Caputo, Brooklyn, NY; Caleb Malik Charles, Atlanta, GA; Timothy Darrel Coleman, Jr., Evanston, IL; Ryan Andrew Collins, Ft. Mill, SC; Jonathan Radcliffe Cooper, Benton, NC; Julian Carter Crabtree, Browns Summit, NC; John Burton Davy, Ft. Lauderdale, FL; Greg Dekanski, Palm Harbor, FL; Darius Marqui English, Springfield, IL; Jacob Wellington Evans, Cheraw, SC; Rashad Malachi Faulkner, Stockbridge, GA; Ian Isaiah Goodwin, N. Palm Beach, FL; Justin Theodore Graves, Woodlawn, TN; Robert ...