Category: Education

Whittaker Head Start Students Participate In ‘Walk To School’ Day

Whittaker Head Start students participated in International Walk To School Day. (With slide show of photos)

Latta School Board Meets

The Latta School Board of Trustees met for the regular monthly meeting.

Grants Available For Teachers

Del Monte Fresh Produce, North America, Inc. announced today that it is launching a program to help support kindergarten thru 12th grade public school teachers across North and Central America with cash to purchase school supplies and fresh fruit in the “Teacher Monday: Cash for Classrooms” campaign. One hundred prizes totaling $1,000 each will be awarded to teachers who get the most votes in the “Teacher Monday: Cash for Classrooms” online contest at

‘See You At The Pole’ Prayer Service Held At DHS

Members of the student body and faculty/staff at Dillon High School met Wednesday morning, September 22, before school to observe the national “See You At The Pole.” The students used this time to pray for their schools, the nation, their communities and their families.

Latta’s District Teacher Of The Year, Honor Roll Teachers Announced

Laura Herndon Gasque was recently selected as Teacher of the Year for Dillon School District Three for 2011-2012.

LVHS Prepares “Walk of Champions”

Throughout the month of September, students and staff members of Lake View High School have been preparing the new LVHS Walk of Champions.

S.C. Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics Leads State High Schools in ACT, SAT Scores

The S.C. Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics (GSSM) had the highest ACT and SAT score averages among the Palmetto State’s 2010 graduates, according to recently released reports from the S.C. Department of Education.

Lake View School Board Meets

The Dillon District One Board of Trustees held their regular meeting August 18 at the district office.

‘Walk To School Day’ Is October 6th

More than 100 schools and over 50,000 students, parents, educators, and neighbors in the state will participate in International Walk to School Day events on Wednesday October 6, 2010. South Carolina is one of the top five states in the country in participation in International Walk to School Day.

South Carolina Getting $47 Million In Federal Teacher Incentive Fund Grants Program

The state is among 62 winners of Teacher Incentive Fund (TIF) grants announced today by U.S Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. South Carolina’s award of $47,189,299 is the fifth largest for a statewide education agency.