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June 8, 2012 RSS feed / Education

Conder Elementary School recognized for promising practices in character education

The Character Education Partnership has recognized Conder Elementary Arts Integrated Magnet School as a 2012 Promising Practice award winner for its A+ Girls (All Positive Girls) practice. More...

Richland One Class of 2012 earns $55.3 million in scholarships and other financial aid, a new district record

Richland One’s Class of 2012 graduates have received more than $55.3 million in scholarship offers and other financial aid, setting a new district record and surpassing last year’s total by nearly $3 million. More...

Muller Road Middle School holds first graduation

Two- hundred- plus eighth graders became the first ever graduates of Blythewood’s Muller Road Middle School Wednesday morning, May 30, at an impressive ceremony attended by several hundred proud parents and friends. More...

“Hunger Doesn’t Take a Vacation” — seamless summer program

Lexington School District Two and Sodexo, Inc., will participate in the federally funded child nutrition program to provide free, nutritious meals and snacks to help children in needed areas get the nutrition they need to learn, play, and grow throug More...

Forest Lake Elementary School earns two technology recognitions

When it comes to technology, Richland Two is known for using it to revolutionize teaching and learning in the classroom and beyond. More...