Lancaster CSD

Jenkins’s banner on “Shadow and Bone” takes first

Jenkins’s banner on “Shadow and Bone” takes first

June 2, 2015


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     Buford Middle eighth-grader Toni Jenkins won first place in the S.C. Association of School Librarians’ Junior Book Award Banner Competition.      Jenkins designed and submitted a banner based on the book "Shadow and Bone" by Leigh Bardugo.

Artwork added to district’s permanent collection

Artwork added to district’s permanent collection

June 2, 2015


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     Buford High junior Daphne Noegel and Indian Land High senior Shea Rodgers are this year’s 2015 District Purchase Award winners.      “These are certainly fine pieces of art, and we are very impressed with your talent,” board chair Bobby Parker...

Hendrix’s poster on gun safety takes first in state

Hendrix’s poster on gun safety takes first in state

June 2, 2015


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     Buford Middle sixth-grader Ethan Hendrix won first place in the Children’s Trust of South Carolina’s On the Safe Side poster contest.      Students could choose from among 12 specific risk areas like poison prevention, bicycle safety, pedestrian...

Ensemble wins state sight-reading competition

Ensemble wins state sight-reading competition

June 2, 2015


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     Andrew Jackson High’s Women’s Ensemble placed first for the second year in the sight reading division of the SCMEA High School State Choral Festival, scoring a 99 overall.       “Winning this title a second time is a tribute to your continued...

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 buzz in...

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 the pre...

37 students score perfect on PASS

37 students score perfect on PASS

February 28, 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 these s...

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 counsel...

Effort earns students Service Learning Leadership Awards

Effort earns students Service Learning Leadership Awards

November 26, 2014


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     Andrew Jackson High’s 2014-15 Homecoming Court members received Service Learning Leadership Awards during the board’s November meeting.      The girls received the awards for their work on a service project to benefit Kershaw Area Resource Exchang...

DHEC recognizes cafeterias for perfect score

DHEC recognizes cafeterias for perfect score

November 26, 2014


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     Fifteen schools in our district scored 100% during cafeteria and kitchen inspections by the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control for Spring 2014.      Each school received a certificate in recognition for achieving this impressive score. ...

Teamwork earns food service managers first place

Teamwork earns food service managers first place

November 26, 2014


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      The district’s food service managers took first place in the Wreath Design competition during the School Nutrition Association Conference at Myrtle Beach in October.       The district’s managers contributed money for the supplies used by Lancaster...

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