Lancaster CSD

Computer hackers may have accessed student, employee information

April 15, 2011

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

     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

      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

     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...

Icy roads, dangerous parking lots mean schools closed Thursday, Jan. 13

January 12, 2011

Black ice, icy roads in neighborhoods and rural areas, and unsafe parking lots and sidewalks mean schools will be closed Thursday, Jan. 13. “We spent much of Wednesday traveling the county to check road conditions," superintendent Gene Moore said. “There's still a dangerous amount of ice on...

Lancaster High yearbook named Best in State

November 17, 2010

The Rambler, Lancaster High’s yearbook, was selected by the S.C. Scholastic Press Association as the Best Yearbook in South Carolina for All Classes for 2010 during the SCSPA Fall Conference in Columbia. The Rambler also won the Palmetto Award for Class III, which recognizes the best yearbook in ...

School-wide reading project earns Indian Land Middle national award

November 3, 2010

Everybody got the novel – from cafeteria workers to students to teachers to the principal and the assistant principal at Indian Land Middle. And everybody read the novel. That’s when the discussions began – about why people bully other people, about the ways people find to bully, about what...

Check out these great new meals

September 16, 2010

Check out the delicious new items your school lunch ladies are serving in October. New in elementary schools –     Mandarin orange chicken –     Fried rice –     Rice-vegetable casserole, –     Chili beans –     Lasagna –     Popcorn chicken – ...

Links designed to help protect students, staff

August 27, 2010

The Sex Offender Registry now linked to the school district website and the Sheriff’s Department website helps keep children and staff safe by giving parents and schools a great tool for tracking offenders. The site gives details about an offender including a physical description, a photo and a...

The Celebrate Great Teaching Award winners are…

August 13, 2010

The 2010 Celebrate Great Teaching Award winners are… …a Spanish teacher who “pushes, cajoles, drags, nudges and whatever else she needs to do to encourage her students to excel;” …a literacy teacher with “a never-say-die attitude;” …a band and chorus teacher who shows his students he “values and respects” them; a...

School board passes tougher dress code policy

August 11, 2010

     Pull up those pants. Take off those caps and sunglasses. Get rid of those too-revealing tops.      The Board of Trustees has passed a tougher policy on student dress codes because the board wants students to realize how appearance affects how...

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