K-12 education reform is expected to highlight the 2019 legislative session, as SC tries to counter the loss of classroom teachers — in part, because of working conditions and, in part, because of low pay.
The Rock Hill, South Carolina, school district celebrated the opening of Cherry Park Elementary School of Language Immersion, consolidating elementary school Spanish and French language immersion programs.
Online classes, such as those at the University of South Carolina’s Palmetto College, offer lower tuition and promise lower overall costs of college education. But employers are still warming up to it.
A winter storm brought freezing rain Sunday morning to the Rock Hill area and light snow to parts of York County, causing several accidents. As ice remains, local schools are opening on a delay Tuesday.
The Fort Mill school district and SC charter schools were named to the ninth annual AP District Honor Roll. The recognition is given for student participation and success in Advanced Placement classes.
As the S.C. Chamber of Commerce unveils an effort to cut business taxes and fees, a study released Tuesday says tax breaks for some businesses are costing S.C. school districts more than $300 million a year.
A principal has been chosen for Legion Collegiate Academy, a new dual enrollment charter high school that focuses on athletics and academics. The Rock Hill, South Carolina school will open in August 2019.
First grade students at Tega Cay Elementary School in Fort Mill, South Carolina tell how they would fix a turkey for Thanksgiving dinner. Read unedited responses from children in Claire Honeycutt’s class.
Lancaster County South Carolina schools are cracking down on drivers who illegally pass school buses stopped with lights flashing. The district identified roads where violations happen and is getting cameras.
Students have made threats of violence or brought guns to York and Chester county South Carolina schools. Rock Hill schools have begun random searches for weapons. Training to recognize warnings is planned.
Clinton College swore in its 13th president, Lester McCorn. He had served as acting president of the historically black school in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Trustees named McCorn president earlier this year.