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

Lake View Elementary School Participates In Positive Behavior Interventions And Supports Framework

Lake View Elementary School is a participant in the Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports Framework (PBIS).

South Carolina State Fair Offering Scholarships

The South Carolina State Fair is accepting applications for its Ride of Your Life Scholarship program.

Scholarship Established In Honor Of Magnolia T. Williams

Magnolia Thompson Williams’ children, Rodney, Joey, Chuckie Williams and Betty Campbell, established a scholarship in honor of their mother and presented a Certificate of Establishment to her.

Latta School Board Approves Timeline For Return To Normal School Operations

The Latta School Board at its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, February 9 voted to approve a timeline for return to normal school operations for its students.

Latta High School Alumni Selected As Riley Fellow

Dr. Gerard Edwards of the Lee County School District, Latta High School graduate, joins other distinguished leaders from across South Carolina to participate in the Diversity Leaders Initiative (DLI), an award-winning program of Furman University’s Riley Institute now in its 18th year.

Dr. Kellyson Poe Retires

Dr. Kellyson S. Poe recently retired after serving as an educator for 20 years.

National School Counseling Week Being Observed

National School Counseling Week is being observed this week. The theme is “School Counselors All In for All Students.”

Palmetto Promise Unveils Data Tool To Compare Key Education Metrics Across The State

Palmetto Promise Institute unveiled South Carolina’s first-of-its-kind data tool to compare key education metrics across the entire state and by individual school district.

Applications Being Accepted For DHS Mays Scholarship

Sgt. Major (Ret) Ulysses Wesley Scholarship has established a $1,000 scholarship in his name which will be awarded to a deserving 2021 Dillon High School graduate who enrolls in an accredited two or four year institution.

District Four Teacher Of The Year Recognized

Recently in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Ms. Kelli Floyd, Lake View High School/Dillon School District Four Teacher of the Year for 2020-2021, was recognized by the South Carolina Alliance of Black School Educators Association.