News from area Schools

Saluda River principal honored

Saluda River Academy for the Arts Principal Tonya Fryer was recognized with a top education honor Thursday during a ceremony in Columbia. Fryer received the 2017 Arts Administrator of the Year award at the Palmetto [...]

By |October 13th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

‘Take the opportunities’: Writer ignites students’ creativity

Fracaswell Hyman’s claim to fame almost never happened. The television writer better known as “Cas” had a job working for a theatre company doing odd jobs and was at a breaking point. “I had decided [...]

By |October 3rd, 2017|School News|0 Comments

SC students to speak with NASA Astronaut on Space Station

Students at Laing Middle School in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, near Charleston, will speak with a NASA astronaut living, working and doing research aboard the International Space Station at 11:30 a.m. EDT Monday, Oct. 2. The 20-minute, Earth-to-space call [...]

By |September 29th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

Lexington Two Innovation Center offers preview

Those attending Airport High School’s open house this week were treated to more than just Cajun chicken pasta in an asiago cream sauce.   Sodexo chef Ulysse Charles prepared cajun chicken pasta with sauteed [...]

By |September 28th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

Saluda River principal named Arts Administrator of the Year

Tonya Fryer, principal at Saluda River Academy for the Arts, has been named 2017 Arts Administrator of the Year. The annual award is given by Palmetto State Arts Education. It recognizes administrators who are champions [...]

By |September 28th, 2017|Anouncements|0 Comments

Lexington Two hires public information officer

Lexington School District Two has announced the hiring of a Public Information Officer. The district’s Board of Trustees approved the selection of Dawn Kujawa for the new role at its regular August 24 meeting, on [...]

By |September 28th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

The Citadel welcomes local students

The Citadel officially welcomes the Class of 2021. The incoming class of more than 800 new cadets and students represents 42 states and six foreign countries. The latest class to arrive at The Citadel boasts [...]

By |September 28th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

Cocky helps launch reading initiative

Everyone loves a surprise -- especially when it involves a new book and a University of South Carolina mascot. Cocky gets into the story while a USC student reads to the group during Wednesday's [...]

By |September 26th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

Lexington One graduates outperform state on ACT

Data from ACT’s annual Condition of College and Career Readiness Report shows Lexington County School District One continues to test above the state average. The report, released by the South Carolina Department of Education, includes [...]

By |September 26th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

Panther Marching Pride finish 2nd in Showcase

Congratulations to the Pelion Panther Marching Pride for their 2nd Place Finish in Class AAA and 4th place finish overall at the White Knoll Silver Showcase in Lexington on Saturday. It was a fantastic beginning to the competition [...]

By |September 25th, 2017|School News|0 Comments