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Ten KC schools receive Palmetto Gold, Silver;North Central High School named Superstar
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North Central High School (NCHS) received a Gold Award for closing the achievement gap. NCHS is one of only 65 schools in the state to receive the gold designation for both categories, earning the title of a superstar, according to State Superintendent of Education Mick Zais.
Ten Kershaw County schools were among 592 schools statewide recognized by the State Department of Education for academic achievement and closing achievement gaps in 2013. "The Palmetto Gold and Silver awards honor the top performing schools in our state," said Kershaw County School District Superintendent Dr. Frank Morgan. "The standards for this year are actually higher than they have been in the past so I am pleased to see that we had schools in the double digits for this recognition.