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.
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.
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.
It's the first week of school for Kershaw County School District (KCSD) high school students, and they are working toward a goal to "Strive for 25." That's a goal to raise $25 times their total student population to support the United Way of Kershaw County (UWKC).
The Lugoff-Elgin Band Program is currently experiencing growth in both quality of performance and student participation. Next year, the program anticipates large numbers in each of the three concert bands and three percussion ensembles, along with record membership in the Marching Pride. The program is projecting an enrollment in the marching band of nearly 200 students which will make it the largest marching band in Kershaw County.