The Summerville Family YMCA is announcing a partnership with The Dorchester County Communities In Schools to help them continue their Afterschool Enrichment program. The after school program will incorporate a unique strategy by bridging the traditional boundaries of formal and information learning to improve student academic and social outcomes. …
During the DD2 board meeting June 9, Bob Folkman, capital improvement facilitator, delivered the following updates for the Capital Improvements Program:
Pinewood Prep announced that it is launching a new high school leadership program for the 2014-15 school year.
Lander University announced its President’s List, Dean’s List and Freshman Honors for spring semester 2014 on June 17.
Pinewood Prep’s High School Quiz Bowl Team traveled to Chicago recently to compete in the 2014 National Academic Quiz Tournament (NAQT).
A special guest taught the first week of the visual arts class in DD2’s GATEWAY summer arts program: Cynthia Colbert, an art education professor in …
Two concerned citizens took the podium to talk to DD2 school board members about two separate community matters at the recent board meeting.
Dorchester District Two board members are postponing the change in bell schedules for the schools.
Recipients of the Palmetto Gold and Silver awards were recognized for general academic performance during DD2’s board meeting June 9.
Cellphone usage in Dorchester District Two high schools is now permitted during specific times throughout the day.
Rep. Jenny Horne has awarded her annual $1,000 college scholarship to Aurie Engel Schmieding, a recent graduate of Pinewood Preparatory School.
Eight students from local schools recently performed at the National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) Tournament in Louisville, Ky., in May. A …
Larry Barnfield sees a lot of painting and music in his future.
A group of student Eaglets from Eagle Nest Elementary recently decided to band together to save some real-life eagles.
Clay Hill Elementary School in Ridgeville recently announced its Fourth Quarter Awards.
A recent press release from Dorchester District Two invites parents and community members to participate in a six-session parent education series to learn more about world class expectations for learning.
Since September, Morelisa Sabb’s second graders at Joseph R. Pye Elementary have been working on their own books.
When Ashlee Rollison’s friends come across a bug or spider in their rooms she knows their initial instinct is to kill it.
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On May 28 the well-known Spoleto Festival USA sprang to life in Charleston – and will continue until June 8.
Pics from the 2014 ARHS Graduation held May 30.
A motion to prohibit the use or possession of electronic cigarettes continues to move through the school district.
Krish Patel has always had a love for geography, and that love recently earned him fifth place in the 26th annual National Geographic Bee.
Kimberly Krauklis recalls a time she gave one of her students a little, inexpensive journal.
Nicole Richardson knew she wanted to become a teacher when she was in high school.
Prenn Woods, seventh grade world history teacher at Alston Middle School, was recently selected as Barnes & Noble’s local Teacher of the Year.