Students of The Children’s School in Rock Hill read to dogs and cats at The Humane Society of York County, located in Fort Mill. The K3 through second grade students spent October raising money to help a dog get heart worm treatment.
The former Bowater plant, now owned by Resolute Forest Products, filed an appeal with the S.C. Department of Revenue regarding their property value for tax years 2015, 2016 and 2017. The appeal has resulted in a revenue loss to Rock Hill schools.
Some York County, South Carolina, student results released last week for the ACT, a timed college readiness assessment taken by junior high school students, were impacted from technical difficulties with the online testing system.
The Sylvia Circle campus in Rock Hill will house multiple programs in 2018 after the Montessori program moves to the Ebenezer Avenue Elementary School campus. A naming committee recommended a new name for the Sylvia campus to reflect the change.
A South Pointe High School band student has been named a 2018 U.S. Army All-American and will perform at a nationally-broadcasted bowl. The Rock Hill trumpeter is joining an elite group of just 125 performers chosen.
Teen CEO Day, held in Rock Hill, brought together eighth graders from York, Lancaster and Chester County to talk with local businesses about career paths in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, or STEM.
Starting this school year, all Rock Hill schools and programs are participating in Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports, or PBIS, an evidence-based approach designed to help students behave and perform better in school.