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News from area Schools

School districts tasked with protecting student data

As the school year winds down across the state, school districts will be collecting thousands of student devices which could create potential security risks. These devices include iPads, Chromebooks and other handheld portable computers. “A [...]

By |June 18th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

Area students track healthy choices

Children in classrooms around the Midlands are making physical activity a part of their daily routine in the Subway Fit for Life Challenge. The challenge, sponsored by local Subway restaurants, is taking place in May [...]

By |May 18th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

Governor’s school taking applications for summer camps

The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) is now accepting applications for GoSciTech, its week-long, residential, STEM camps for rising 8th – 10th graders on GSSM’s Hartsville campus. Online applications are available [...]

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

Governor’s school taking applications for summer camps

The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) is now accepting applications for GoSciTech, its week-long, residential, STEM camps for rising 8th – 10th graders on GSSM’s Hartsville campus. Online applications are available [...]

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

River Bluff student invited to national honor band

Music for All, one of the nation’s largest music education organizations, invited River Bluff High Student Ian Merlin Jones to perform with its 2017 Honor Band of America, a prestigious honor ensemble. Following his audition, [...]

By |March 16th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

Students celebrate earning athletic letters

Try as he might, Lexington High Student Vaj James Runkle could not stop smiling as he and his teammates came to the stage one by one to receive their athletic letters. When it was his [...]

By |March 15th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

Lexington 2 breaks ground on CATE Center

The Lexington School District Two Board and Administration hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Lexington Two CATE (career and technology) Center March 2. It is being built on Bulldog Boulevard, off of 12th Street [...]

By |March 8th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

Meadow Glen math team wins third

Students from Meadow Glen Middle competed well at the recent MATHCOUNTS regional event. MGMS finished third out of 12 teams at the Chapter Competition held February 4 at the University of South Carolina. About 150 [...]

By |March 8th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

Lexington 2 students inducted as Myrdis Walker Scholars 

Almost 60 Lexington District Two students were inducted into the Myrdis Walker Scholars program February 16, at the Brookland-Cayce High School auditorium. The Myrdis Walker program recognizes African-American students in grades eight through twelve who have [...]

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

Lexington 2 seeks return of former teachers

By Al Dozier   Lexington District 2 hopes to hire more teachers by changing a policy that does not compensate former employees who return to work with the pay they have received in the past. [...]

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