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January 26, 2007 RSS feed / Education

Select Ensemble performs in Czech Republic

Taking high school students half way around the world for choral music is considered "insignificant" at a time when the rising trend in many schools is to downplay choral music and other fine arts in their curriculum. More...

Killian Elementary receives Palmetto Silver Award

The Palmetto Silver Award, recognizing high levels of academic achievement and high rates of student academic improvement for the 2005- 2006 school year, has been awarded to Killian Elementary School; One of three elementary schools to b More...

Ridge View Scholastic Art Awards winners

The following Ridge View High School art students recently won awards in The Scholastic Art Awards of South Carolina 2007: Mrs. Casey's students 1. Darryl Brown Certificate of Merit 2. More...

Dreher High to hold All- Class Reunion

The Dreher Foundation is excited to announce an All Class Reunion weekend May 11- 12, 2007. This event promises fun, fellowship, and the opportunity for all Dreherites to reconnect with the school and their classmates. More...