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Chaos reigns in CCSD teacher allocations

Charleston County School District (CCSD) looks at the enrollment of each school after the first 10 days to determine if teachers need to be added or reassigned. Lowcountry Source has

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West Ashley Master Plan workshop set for Monday

Citizens will have an opportunity to learn more about the draft West Ashley Master Plan Monday from 6 pm to 8 pm at The Schoolhouse, 720 Magnolia Rd. Planning consultant

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Draft Master Plan out of character for West Ashley community

Consulting firm Dover Kohl recently released its first draft of the West Ashley Master Plan, a project that began in January. The draft envisions a West Ashley in which most

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Church Creek drainage study to address worst case scenario

Weston & Sampson engineer Robert Horner, project manager for the Church Creek Drainage Basin Study, said the firm will provide Charleston City Council with a list of recommendations to address

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Petition calls for the removal of CCSD Superintendent Postlewait

A petition was released this morning calling for the Charleston County School Board to immediately remove Superintendent Gerrita Postlewait. The petition addresses 39 grievances aimed at both the school board,

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Tree service shortage an issue during Irma recovery

In the wake of Tropical Storm Irma, a lot of families are in need of tree removal services, but the number of qualified crews with operational equipment is in short

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West Ashley residents suffer as drainage gets ignored

Dozens of West Ashley neighborhoods experienced flooding Monday as the back bands of Tropical Storm Irma brought four to five inches of rain. A lot of the damage was brought

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Vacant school psychologist positions jeopardize special needs students in 17 CCSD schools

Charleston County School District (CCSD) has 9 openings for school psychologists. There are currently 17 schools with psychologist vacancies. Other psychologists in the district are covering the caseloads. Most of

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South Carolina schools not preparing youth for the military, industry

The Citadel Zucker Family School of Education hosted a forum Thursday at the Francis Marion Hotel on the emerging teacher shortage in Charleston County and around the country. The forum

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Ashley River Elementary gets great results with arts infusion

Two Charleston County School District (CCSD) schools – Ashley River Creative Arts Elementary School (ARCAES) and Sanders-Clyde Creative Arts Elementary School (SCCAES) have each received a Distinguished Arts Program (DAP)

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