Category: Education

Pre-Bid Conference Meeting Held For Lake View School Projects

A pre-bid conference was held last week on the Lake View school construction projects.

Two District Two Teachers Earn National Board Certification

Teacher effectiveness has become one of the most critical issues facing America’s schools today. Teaching excellence in Dillon School District Two has taken a step forward following the announcement by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) that Ashley Hardee, a 4-K Teacher at East Elementary and Dana Hayes, a PEC Teacher at South Elementary has achieved National Board Certification in 2010.

LMS Junior Honor Society Holds Canned Food Drive

The Latta Middle School Chapter of the National Junior Honor Society collected 2,096 food items during their annual Carolina/Clemson canned food drive.

Lawmakers Loosening Control Of Dillon County Schools?

For the first time since anyone can remember, Dillon County’s state legislative delegation appears willing to relinquish control of the county Board of Education.
County voters on Nov. 2 by an overwhelming margin of nearly 90 percent said they favor popular elections of the 10-member county school board. The final tally was 6,071 to 737, according to the S.C. Election Commission.

Latta School Board Meets

The Latta School Board of Trustees met for the regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, November 9, 2010, at 6:30 p.m. in the District Administrative Conference Room.

Sgt. Bethea Is Guest Speak At Lake View Elementary’s Veterans Day Program

Sergeant Kenneth Bethea visited Lake View Elementary on Veterans Day to speak to the students about the importance of Veterans Day.

Video: Veteran’s Day Program at Dillon Christian School

Dillon Christian School held a special Veteran’s Day ceremony on Tuesday, November 9.

What You Need To Know If A Hailstorm Hits

A sudden severe storm cell dropped a thick coating of hail on some parts of Lexington County on Oct. 14. Hail can cause significant damage to homes and cars. If this happens to you, you’ll need to know what to do.

Latta Eliminated from State Volleyball Playoffs

The volleyball season officially came to a close for Latta on Monday night after a hard fought match against the Governor’s School in the first round of the Class A playoffs.

Latta School Board Gets Updates

The Latta School Board of Trustees met for the regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 12 in the District Administration Conference Room.