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

Page Elected SGA Chaplain At Claflin University

Majayla Page was recently elected as the 2020-2021 Student Government Association Chaplain for Claflin University and as the National Pre-Alumni Council Eastern Regional Director for the United Negro College Fund.

Dr. Shenika Jones Promoted At UNC-Pembroke

Dr. Shenika Jones, 2002 honors graduate of Dillon High School and current Program Director at UNC Pembroke in the College of Health Sciences, was approved for tenure and promotion to the rank of Associate Professor on April 24, 2020.

American Education Week: East Elementary School Teachers

AMERICAN EDUCATION WEEK is this week and the hardworking educators at East Elementary School miss their students.

Latta School Board Elects Officers

The Latta School Board of Trustees met for the regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. in the Latta Middle School Library.

East Elementary Students Raise Funds For Ronald McDonald House

EAST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 4K students and teachers (l to r: Mrs. Hardee, Mrs. Valdivia, Ms. Nelson, Mrs. Bethea) collected a total of $125.00 for the Ronald McDonald House in Charleston, SC.

Lake View Elementary Teachers Spread Love And Cheer

LAKE VIEW ELEMENTARY teachers are spreading love and cheer for their students during their distant learning time.

Stewart Heights Elementary School Teachers Hold Parade

On Wednesday, the Stewart Heights Elementary teachers went on a 2.5 hour parade through the town and country to see their students.

Program Now Offering Up To $5,000 To Innovative Young People

Most high school and college campuses are now closed. Most students are stuck at home, often filling the hours with TikTok and other social media outlets. But for young people between the ages of 16 and 25 who have a new idea or dream they’re trying to pursue, there’s now an opportunity to apply for a grant to make those ideas and dreams a reality.

Wagner Receives District Award Of Merit

Dr. Kyle Wagner, Northeastern Technical College (NETC) President, was awarded the District Award of Merit from the Atakwa District of the Boy Scouts of America. The Atakwa District serves Florence, Chesterfield, Darlington, Marlboro, and Williamsburg Counties.

S.C. Army National Guard Recruiter Wants Students Who Didn’t Take ASVAB To Call Him

Darrin Martin, the SC Army National Guard recruiter for Dillon and Marion counties, would like students to know if you didn’t get to take the ASVAB because your school is out or didn’t take it in school because you didn’t want to miss class to message him or call him at 843-621-0844.