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Ryan Cumback takes the helm at West Ashley High School

West Ashley High School Principal Ryan Cumback has been at the helm since July 1. His predecessor Lee Runyon is planning the career center for the North Charleston high schools

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District 10 school board welcomes WAHS Principal Ryan Cumback

The St. Andrews District 10 constituent school board is holding a reception Thursday to welcome new West Ashley High School (WAHS) Principal Ryan Cumback. The reception is scheduled to begin

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West Ashley valedictorian Marcus Jackson wants to be a teacher

West Ashley High School (WAHS) valedictorian Marcus Jackson has a rare career goal among valedictorians – he plans to return to the community as a history teacher. Jackson, who never

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New C.E. Williams building dedicated

A dedication ceremony for the C.E. Williams Middle School was held Thursday at its new home next to West Ashley High School and the upcoming Bees Ferry West Ashley Library.

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West Ashley rejects proposal to consolidate middle schools

After three public meetings to provide feedback on six “mission critical action items” proposed for West Ashley schools by Charleston County School District (CCSD), participants rejected the proposal to combine

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West Ashley schools committee to reveal priorities Wednesday

The West Ashley schools Mission Critical Action (MCA) team will announce the priorities it will recommend to the Charleston County School Board at a community meeting Wednesday from 6:30 to

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Emphasis on testing makes parents uneasy

Stacey Hayes is a parent of three students who attend the Montessori Community School of Charleston. Montessori Community School is a partial magnet school in the Charleston County School District

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West Ashley High School places in culinary arts competition

West Ashley High School (WAHS) placed third in the statewide ProStart culinary arts competition in Greenville this spring. The team, consisting of Brazil Murray, Reggie Miller, Karlos Cruz-Reyes and Belle

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West Ashley High School places in culinary arts competition

West Ashley High School (WAHS) placed third in the statewide ProStart culinary arts competition in Greenville this spring. The team, consisting of Brazil Murray, Reggie Miller, Karlos Cruz-Reyes and Belle

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Hollinshead looks to Atlanta for school reform ideas

Charleston County School Board member Kevin Hollinshead decided to look to school reform ideas in Atlanta public schools to help improve the chronically failing schools in his North Charleston district.

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