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West Ashley hires state champion football coach

West Ashley High School announced the hiring of Donnie Kiefer as head football coach. Kiefer won back-to-back South Carolina Class A state championships at Green Sea Floyds in rural Horry

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CCSD plans to house students in trailers at C.E. Williams

On Monday at about 6 pm, the Charleston County School board will take up a proposal to locate all 1249 West Ashley middle school students at the new C.E. Williams building near the West Ashley High School campus for the

Petition urges CCSD to slow down on sweeping changes

A petition is circulating asking the Charleston County School Board to pause on the sweeping changes it plans to implement for the 2020-2021 school year. The school board has already approved plans to close schools, consolidate schools and possibly

Legislators meeting with CCSD Friday to discuss rapid changes

The Charleston County Legislative Delegation is meeting with Charleston County School District (CCSD) officials and some school board members Friday at 10 am to discuss the rapid changes being proposed for the 2020-2021 school year. The meeting will take place

Task Force set up to plan West Ashley middle schools

Charleston County School District (CCSD) has set up a Task Force to plan the re-alignment of the West Ashley middle schools. About 100 parents, principals, teachers and concerned citizens gathered at West Ashley High School (WAHS) Thursday to discuss the

West Ashley middle school merger forum set for Thursday

Charleston County School District (CCSD) and St. Andrews District 10 constituent school board are holding a forum about the planned merger of West Ashley’s CCSD middle schools Thursday from 6 pm to 7 pm at West Ashley High School (WAHS).

West Ashley middle school merger on D 10 agenda tonight

The St. Andrews District 10 constituent school board, which sets attendance lines for 10 West Ashley schools, will discuss the merger of C.E. Williams and West Ashley middle schools tonight at 6 pm at the St. Andrews Campus media center,

Legislators ignored by CCSD

On November 1, 21 of 22 Charleston County Legislative Delegation members signed a letter to the Charleston County School Board and Superintendent Gerrita Postlewait asking for a delay on massive policy change votes until meeting with them and engaging the

Changes proposed for West Ashley schools

At its monthly committee meeting Monday, the Charleston County School Board proposed sweeping changes, some of which directly impact West Ashley schools. Ashley River Creative Arts Elementary may get a priority zoning area, giving students in the neighborhoods surrounding Citadel

Charleston school board poised to push through major changes Monday despite public outcry

The Charleston County School Board is poised to push through nearly 20 major policy changes Monday at its monthly committee meeting. The Veterans Day meeting commences at 12:25 at 75 Calhoun Street. The public comment period begins at 12:30. The

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