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Fort Mill school leaders not supportive of open enrollment plan

The school board discussed the possibility of open enrollment during a work session Tuesday. South Carolina allows school districts to voluntarily offer inter-district open enrollment programs, which gives students the option of attending a school outside of their attendance zone, but within the school district, said Ryan Brown, chief communications officer for the S.C. Department of Education.

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Video: Rock Hill community members speak about new high school sports transfer rule

Rock Hill's three high schools put a new rule into place Jan. 1 that automatically makes student-athletes transferring within the district ineligible for school sports for a year, pending appeal to a five-member panel. Community members voiced their opinions on the new rule at the Rock Hill-Northwestern and Ridge View-South Pointe basketball games this week.
Video: Rock Hill community members speak about new high school sports transfer rule 2:37

Video: Rock Hill community members speak about new high school sports transfer rule

How USC land purchases affect Columbia community outside university 1:42

How USC land purchases affect Columbia community outside university

Winthrop students in Rock Hill feel sadness, rage over shootings 4:00

Winthrop students in Rock Hill feel sadness, rage over shootings

Rock Hill students practice football drills Panthers-style 0:35

Rock Hill students practice football drills Panthers-style