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Magnet Programs Expanding in the Midlands

Magnet Programs Expanding in the MidlandsLexington-Richland Disctrict Five talks about their growing magnet program.
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  • 1 month ago
Education

On-Time Graduation Rate Increase in SC

On-Time Graduation Rate Increase in SCNew report cards on South Carolina's schools show the on-time graduation rate was up again this year.
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  • 1 month ago
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Ruling: SC Fails to Make Sure Students Succeed

Ruling: SC Fails to Make Sure Students SucceedThe South Carolina Supreme Court has ruled for rural school districts in a 21-year-old education funding lawsuit.
  • Education
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Education

Audit: No Process to Check How Lottery Money is Spent

Audit: No Process to Check How Lottery Money is SpentAn audit of state agencies that distribute lottery money found that most of those groups don't have policies to ensure that the money is being properly spent.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Students Unite to Stand Up Against Bullying

Students Unite to Stand Up Against BullyingWebber Elementary School invited high schoolers from Lower Richland stopped to show there are ways to stop bullying.
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
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SC Schools Show Improvement on Federal Report Cards

SC Schools Show Improvement on Federal Report CardsMajority of schools show passing grades on Federal report cards.
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  • 2 months ago
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New Test For Juniors To Replace HSAP

New Test For Juniors To Replace HSAPAfter less than stellar test scores from high school juniors taking the HSAP test, this school year marks a new focus.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
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McConnell Pushes For More Diversity at CofC

McConnell Pushes For More Diversity at CofCCollege of Charleston President Glenn McConnell is laying out a plan to increase diversity at the school
  • Education
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
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S.C. Ranks Close to Worst State for Teachers to Work In

S.C. Ranks Close to Worst State for Teachers to Work InSouth Carolina ranks near the bottom of Wallethub's 2014 ranking of the best and worst states for teachers.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Education

South Carolina SAT Scores Up

South Carolina SAT Scores UpSouth Carolina high school seniors averaged higher scores on the SAT college admissions test for the second year in a row.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

Students Raise Awareness About George Stinney Case

Students Raise Awareness About George Stinney Case70 years ago our state executed the youngest person in the country.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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New Program Helps Families of Fallen Access Education Benefits

New Program Helps Families of Fallen Access Education BenefitsSome Families of fallen Soldiers struggle to pay for college because they don't know an educational benefit program exists.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

Sen. Scott Holding Public Meetings on Service Academies

Sen. Scott Holding Public Meetings on Service AcademiesU.S. Sen. Tim Scott is helping high school students learn about applying to the nation's service academies.
  • Education
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

Third School Bus Collision Sparks Road Safety Concerns

Third School Bus Collision Sparks Road Safety ConcernsRichland One School District is trying to warn drivers to be more careful on the road.
  • Education
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

College Board: US History Course Not Anti-American

College Board: US History Course Not Anti-AmericanAt issue is a new outline for the Advanced Placement U.S. History course taught to South Carolina high schoolers.
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  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Education

Proposal Would Ask S.C. Students To Take Civics Test

Proposal Would Ask S.C. Students To Take Civics TestA group led by 3 former SC governors wants lawmakers to ask H.S. students to take the civics test required for citizenship
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  • 3 months ago
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Clemson Researcher Discovers Planet Forming

Clemson Researcher Discovers Planet FormingA Clemson researcher has discovered a planet forming 335 light years from Earth
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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

Midlands Teacher Shares Experiences From Cambodia

Midlands Teacher Shares Experiences From CambodiaMegan Coward teachers at Midlands STEM Institute and returned from Cambodia in July.
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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

Unsafe Helmets Being Removed from Schools

Unsafe Helmets Being Removed from SchoolsMore Midlands schools are taking potentially unsafe helmets out of their equipment inventory.
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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

Zais: 4-Year Degree Doesn't Mean Success

Zais: 4-Year Degree Doesn't Mean SuccessMick Zais is continuing his push for more students to aim for the middle ground for their academic career and future.
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  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

General Election Race for Education Chief Starts

General Election Race for Education Chief StartsThe general election campaign for SC superintendent is underway with the 3 candidates agreeing improvements are needed.
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  • 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Education

SC's ACT Test Scores Stable As More Take Exam

SC's ACT Test Scores Stable As More Take ExamThe Class of 2014's average composite score was 20.4 on a 36-point scale, unchanged from last year.
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  • 4 months ago
Education

Officials Stress School Transportation Safety

Officials Stress School Transportation SafetyThe Richland County Sheriff's Office teamed up with school districts to provide transportation safety tips on Monday
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  • 4 months ago
Education

Hundreds Rally to Support SC State University

Hundreds Rally to Support SC State UniversityStudents, graduates, faculty and others marched and held a rally to support the troubled school.
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  • 4 months ago
Education

State Education Board To Consider Conduct Grades

State Education Board To Consider Conduct GradesAn SC Board of Education member says students should be graded on effort, punctuality, and neatness.
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  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Education

State Education Board to Consider Conduct Grades

State Education Board to Consider Conduct GradesA South Carolina Board of Education member says students' report cards should include conduct grades.
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  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Education

Cafeteria Workers Get Healthy Cooking Training

Cafeteria Workers Get Healthy Cooking TrainingCafeteria workers from Lexington Richland 5 took lessons on how to prep healthy meals.
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  • 4 months, 1 week ago