Category: Education

News from Dillon District Four (Dillon and Lake View), Dillon District Three (Latta Schools), Dillon Christian School, NETC (Northeastern Technical College), and other schools and colleges

Latta School Board Meeting: September 2019

The Latta School Board of Trustees met for the regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the District Administrative Conference Room.

Local Districts To Get School Resource Officer Funding

State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman announced the funding of 205 new school resource officers (SROs) that will be stationed in schools across the state that currently lack coverage.

District Four Participating In In-Home Kindergarten Readiness Program

Dillon School District Four is pleased to announce that the students enrolled in the 4K CERDEP classrooms have the opportunity to participate in an in-home kindergarten readiness program sponsored by the SC Department of Education.

Deferred Maintenance, Teacher Retention Discussed At County School Board Meeting

Dr. John Kirby discussed deferred maintenance and teacher salary discrepancies at the Dillon County Board of Education meeting recently.

District Four Personnel Recommendations Approved

The following personnel recommendations were approved at the September meeting of the Dillon District Four School Board.

Robert Taylor Named Dean Of Workforce Development

Robert Taylor was named Dean of Workforce Development of Northeastern Technical College (NETC).

First Steps To Hold Annual Board Meeting

First Steps will hold its annual board meeting on Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 5:45 p.m., at the City of Dillon Wellness Center located at 1647 Commerce Drive, Dillon, SC.

PHOTO GALLERY: Lake View 2019 Homecoming Court

Lake View held their homecoming on Friday night. Here is a photo gallery by Johnnie Daniels/The Dillon Herald.

NFL Star Darius Leonard Hosts Giveback Event At Lake View Elementary School

NFL star linebacker Darius Leonard of the Indianapolis Colts returned home to Lake View on Friday, October 11 to host a giveback event at his childhood elementary school.

2019-2020 Season Of SC Student Competition Open For Registration

The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (SCDCA) encourages South Carolina educators and students to register now for the 2019-2020 season of LifeSmarts, a program of the National Consumers League (NCL).