Lancaster CSD

Heath Springs earns top writing award

September 21, 2011


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     Heath Springs Elementary is one of seven public schools from the state of South Carolina to win the Exemplary Writing Program Award.      The awards are given based on an evaluation of the schools' instructional programs, with an emphasis on ...

LHS Junior Civitans/Civinettes win international & state awards

September 15, 2011


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     Lancaster High School’s Junior Civitan Chapter was named the 2011 International Club of the Year for the 23rd year and the S.C. Junior Civitan Club of the Year.      The club was also named an Honor Club of Distinction and won first place for...

Four defibrillators now at high schools

August 31, 2011


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     Each of our four high schools now has an automated external defibrillator, thanks to the Fleischer Foundation.      “Having defibrillators available at our schools is such a positive step for the welfare of our students and teachers,” superintendent...

Proctor & Gamble Duracell upgrades – schools reap benefits

August 30, 2011


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     Local schools will receive more than 100 donated pieces of office equipment including two copiers, 97 printers and carts spilling over with toner cartridges thanks to a recent plant-wide equipment upgrade at Duracell’s Lancaster Plant.      The...

Click here to watch winners

August 22, 2011


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Click here to watch the 2011 Celebrate Great Teaching Awards recipients receive their awards.

Click here to watch nominees

Click here to watch nominees

August 22, 2011


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Click here to watch the 2011 Celebrate Great Teaching nominees from each of our schools.

Click here to watch opening address to teachers

August 19, 2011


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Click here to watch 2010 District Great Teaching Award winner Kristal Salyer's message to teachers during the district opening meeting.

A.R. Rucker media specialist is best

June 1, 2011


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     Leigh Jordan is the 2011 Media Specialist of the Year for the S.C. Association of School Librarians.      Leigh will be invited to share her methods with other media specialists across the state.      She has also been...

Computer hackers may have accessed student, employee information

April 15, 2011


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Lancaster County School District announced this week a suspected computer hacking into dozens of district computers.      The hackers obtained passwords by monitoring district computers and capturing keystrokes. The passwords gave the hackers access into the records on the...

Top national award goes to district teacher

March 10, 2011


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     Crystal Fields, our district’s ESOL lead teacher, has won the national Virginia French Allen Award.      This award honors an ESOL teacher who has shared scholarship and provided services to teachers in her district and in the National Teachers of ...

Partners for Youth wins Champion for Education Award

February 22, 2011


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      Partners for Youth received the S.C. School Boards Association Champion for Education Award for going above and beyond to help children succeed.      PFY director Sharon Novinger along with PFY board chair and board members Don Gardner, Janice Dab...

Three Andrew Jackson High students to sing in select choirs

February 3, 2011


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     Three Andrew Jackson High students will sing in select choirs this spring.      Andrew Miles and Daniel Reeves were chosen for the American Choral Directors Association 2011 National Men’s Honor Choir.      They will tr...

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