FREE summer meals available for youth

FREE summer meals available for youth

May 10, 2015
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Free meals for youth ages 18 and younger will be available this summer at five schools in Lancaster County School District, thanks to the USDA Summer Food Service Program. • A.R. Rucker Middle and Andrew Jackson Middle will serve breakfast from 7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. and lunch from 10:45 a.m.... Read more »

See “My Favorite Teacher” publication – click here

See “My Favorite Teacher” publication – click here

May 5, 2015
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Register now to ride bus 2015-16

Register now to ride bus 2015-16

April 6, 2015
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37 students score perfect on PASS

37 students score perfect on PASS

March 31, 2015
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     Thirty-seven students achieved perfect scores in one or more of the five sections of the S.C. Palmetto Assessment of State Standards Test (PASS) – English, Math, Science, Social Studies and Writing.      “Congratulations again to all... Read more »

Indian Middle goes undefeated, is state champ again

Indian Middle goes undefeated, is state champ again

March 30, 2015
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     For the second consecutive year, Indian Land Middle School is the Middle School Academic Challenge State Champion and posted an undefeated season.       “The knowledge these students have and their ability to stay cool in competition and... Read more »

2014-15 Conservation Teacher of the Year for Grades 7-12

2014-15 Conservation Teacher of the Year for Grades 7-12

March 30, 2015
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     The 2014-15 Conservation Teacher of the Year for Grades 7-12 is Buford High agricultural teacher Troy Helms.      ”Troy really practices what he teaches daily and truly deserves this honor,” Board of Trustees Bobby Parker said during... Read more »

Girls defeat Lakewood 44-42 to take AAA state

Girls defeat Lakewood 44-42 to take AAA state

March 9, 2015
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      Lancaster High won the AAA State Championship Saturday, March 7, in USC's Colonial Center, beating last year’s state champ Lakewood 44-42.      The Bruins, 27-0 on the season, began their playoff March by defeating South Pointe 55-53... Read more »

2015-16 calendar begins Aug. 17, ends May 27

2015-16 calendar begins Aug. 17, ends May 27

March 3, 2015
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     The 2015-16 school year will begin Monday, Aug. 17, with the semester ending one week after Winter Break and the year ending Friday, May 27.      The board approved the calendar during its Feb. 24 regular meeting.      "We... Read more »

O’Shields, Verdugo lead All-Star teams

O’Shields, Verdugo lead All-Star teams

February 26, 2015
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      Lancaster High volleyball coach Betsi O’Sheilds and Andrew Jackson High coach John Verdugo were selected to coach 2014-15 North-South All-Star volleyball matches in November.       •      O’Shields led... Read more »

Harrisburg’s Lacey Layne earns top award

Harrisburg’s Lacey Layne earns top award

February 26, 2015
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      Harrisburg Elementary guidance counselor Lacey Layne is the 2014-15 Elementary School Counselor of the Year.       This award is given by the Palmetto State School Counselor Association to counselors who run a top-notch, comprehensive school... Read more »

McCowan plays in North-South All-Star Volleyball Game

McCowan plays in North-South All-Star Volleyball Game

February 26, 2015
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     Andrew Jackson High senior Taylor Grace McCowan was selected to play in the 2014-15 S.C. North-South All-Star Volleyball Team.      Taylor is a defensive specialist and had 807 good digs, 486 good serve receives and 30 kills.      On... Read more »

Rodman, St. John earn spots on state’s top team

Rodman, St. John earn spots on state’s top team

February 26, 2015
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      Two Indian Land High cross-country runners earned a place the S.C. Class AA All-State Cross Country Team after the State Championships in November.       •       Tenth grader Austin St. John led the boys team to an 11th... Read more »