Category: Education

Fallen Soldier’s Family Visits South Students

It began with a list of soldiers serving in Afghanistan given to the third grade classes of Mr. Jay Alderman, Mrs. Missy Rowell and Mrs. Bonnie Rasmussen, by Mr. Benny Johnson, a staff member.

Photos: Dillon Middle School Groundbreaking

The groundbreaking for the new Dillon Middle School was held on Monday, April 18th.

Photos: Latta School Groundbreaking

The groundbreaking ceremony for the new Latta Early Childhood Center was held on Monday, April 18th.

Photos: Lake View Groundbreaking

The groundbreaking for the renovation and expansion of Lake View High School was held on Monday, April 18th.

Groundbreaking Ceremonies Held For School Projects

Groundbreaking ceremonies for three different school projects in Dillon County took place on Monday.

Latta High School Earns Palmetto Gold

The Palmetto Gold and Silver Awards Program was established by the Education Accountability Act of 1998. As an important part of the education accountability system in South Carolina, the Awards program is designed to recognize and reward schools that attain high levels of absolute performance and schools that attain high rates of improvement.

Olivia Harrell Public Speaking Contest Held At Stewart Heights Elementary

Third grade students at Stewart Heights Elementary School participated in the Olivia Harrell Public Speaking Contest on April 5.

Ty’Sheoma Bethea To Attend Dillon Middle Ceremony

Superintendent Ray Rogers has confirmed to The Dillon Herald that Ty’Sheoma Bethea, the JVM student who wrote President Barack Obama about the condition of her school, will be in attendance at Monday’s groundbreaking for the new school.

LMS Junior Scholars Recognized

Latta Middle School is honored to recognize four eighth-grade students as South Carolina Junior Scholars.

DHS Wind Ensemble Gets Superior Rating At Band Festival

On Thursday March 25, the Dillon High School Wind Ensemble participated in the South Carolina Band Director’s Association’s Concert Band Festival at West Ashley High School in Charleston, South Carolina.