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West Ashley High School hosts USAF Band

West Ashley High School recently hosted the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band for the second time. The five member band plays a variety of music, ranging from

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Addlestone Mathletes place 3rd in SCISA math competition

Adddlestone Hebrew Academy (AHA) with a team of five students traveled to Sumter Civic Center on October 26 to compete in the South Carolina Independent School Association (SCISA) math competition. 

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Orange Grove Charter School continues to thrive

Orange Grove Charter School is one of the two schools in the Charleston County School District (CCSD) which elected to become autonomous and be governed by an independent board of

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Discipline problems skyrocket with CCSD’s Progressive Discipline Plan

In August 2016, the Charleston County School District (CCSD) introduced the Progressive Disciple Plan for middle and high schools.  This plan contains 3 levels of disciplinary violations with varying consequences. 

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Dorchester School District 2 candidates square off

Voters in Dorchester School District 2 had an opportunity to see all six candidates for school board on the same stage at a recent forum hosted by the district’s Parent

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Palmetto Scholars Academy set to monitor eclipse

Total solar eclipses are only observable in North America about once in a generation. The last solar eclipse passed over the continent in 1979. A solar eclipse occurs when the

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Are lowcountry students ready for jobs in demand?

More good-paying, high-tech manufacturing related jobs than the tri-county area has ever seen before are projected to open up in the near future. Will local high school graduates be ready

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Chaos in West Ashley School Board 🔊

The District 10 constituent school board, which oversees the West Ashley public schools, has been thrown into turmoil. Chairwoman Tamara Avery missed the board’s September 1 meeting and later lashed

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Special needs charter school remains open

Pattison’s Academy for Comprehensive Education, a special needs charter school which temporarily lost its charter this summer, re-opened today on its campus at Grace on the Ashley Church on Bees

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Fields set for school board races

The local election boards have certified the candidates who will appear on the ballot November 8 for the non-partisan school board races. There are five seats up for Charleston County

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