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News from area Schools

East Point Academy names new Head of School

The Governing Board of East Point Academy, South Carolina's first Mandarin Immersion Public Charter School, has named Mark A. Bounds as the 2017-2018 Interim Head of School. Bounds, former Chief Information Officer of Lexington-Richland District Five and former [...]

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

Lexington One promotes administrators

The Lexington County School District One Board of Trustees approved the promotions of Richelle Battles and Rodney D. Craps June 15 to assistant administrators for the 2017–2018 academic year. The board approved the promotion of [...]

By |July 9th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

Lexington One approves budget

Lexington County School District One administrators presented a third reading of the district’s 2017–2018 general fund operating budget June 27. The general fund operating budget provides funding for the day-to-day operations of the district such [...]

By |July 5th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

Lexington promotes McCormack, hires Baskett

The Lexington County School District One Board of Trustees approved the promotion of Matthew L. McCormack to the position of Student Services coordinator in Central Services and the hiring of Brandon L. Baskett as assistant [...]

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

Students tackle politics, go to trial at LexOne State

Civic-minded students formed a new government and participated in a trial in a week-long camp, LexOne State, this summer. Propelled by big ideas and a fresh perspective, rising seventh- through ninth-grade Lexington County School District [...]

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

Farm Bureau helps teach agriculture

Lexington County teacher Carolyn Cooley was among fifty educators from across the South Carolina who recently learned how to bring agriculture into their classrooms. The South Carolina Farm Bureau Federation (SCFB) hosted its annual Ag [...]

By |June 29th, 2017|Business, School News|0 Comments

Students go all in on summer reading

Students at Lake Murray Elementary left for summer break with a gift from Clemson University Head Football Coach Dabo Swinney. Through the Dabo’s All In Team Foundation, first-graders received new books to encourage them to [...]

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

River Bluff student leaders shine at Girls State

  From among more than 650 student delegates from across South Carolina, two rising River Bluff High School seniors, Laura-Louise Rice and Sydney Ann Torbett, were chosen to represent this year’s Palmetto Girls State attendees [...]

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

Pelion students complete perfect year

Students at Pelion Elementary enjoyed learning so much this year that many did not miss one day of school. Eighteen PES students earned perfect attendance, a milestone the school celebrated at the end of school. [...]

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

Lexington One promotes Huggins to assistant principal

The Lexington County School District One Board of Trustees approved the promotion of Meg H. Huggins to the position of assistant principal at River Bluff High School May 30. Huggins teaches Advanced Placement Human Geography [...]

By |June 25th, 2017|Anouncements|0 Comments