January 16, 2015 RSS feed / Education

Opera is Awesome

How do you captivate and excite 21st century students about an art form conceived in the 16th century and performed in a foreign language? More...

Conder Elementary School students learn to grow food without soil

Conder Elementary Arts Integrated Magnet School students are exploring ways to reduce food deserts in their community. Food deserts are urban neighborhoods and communities without ready access to fresh, healthy, and affordable food. More...

Central Carolina Community Foundation accepting 2015-2016 scholarship applications

Central Carolina Community Foundation, the Midlands expert on philanthropy, is accepting scholarship applications for the 2015-2016 school year through March 16, 2015. More...

Richland One Hall of Fame Induction Gala set for January 31

The 11th annual Richland One Hall of Fame Induction Gala will be held Saturday, January 31 at the Columbia Metro- politan Convention Center, 1101 Lincoln Street.  More...

Heathwood Hall to host FCA Highlander Duals Wrestling Tournament

Heathwood Hall Episcopal School will host the seventh annual Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) Highlander Duals Wrestling Tournament Saturday, January 17. More...

Game of Tones—A high school battle of the bands fundraiser at Trustus Theatre

The Friends of Justin Foundation will present “Game of Tones”—a battle of the bands competition to be held Saturday, January 31 at Trustus Theatre in Columbia’s downtown Vista district. More...

Scouts from Eastminster Presbyterian Church Troop 10 receive Eagle Scout award

Eastminster Presbyterian Church Troop 10 and the Indian Waters Council of the Boy Scouts of America presented Scouting’s highest honor, the Eagle Scout Award, to Thomas Connor O’Neal, Franklyn Deming Owen, and David Collinsworth Walker Jr More...

School Stars

Ija Charles, 17, a senior at Westwood High School was asked by Catherine J. Carter, coordinator of the Black History Program for the community of Houma, Lousisana, to create this year’s Black History Symbol Banner. More...

Richland One to hold Montessori information sessions for 2015-2016 school year

Richland One will hold a series of information sessions for parents interested in learning more about the district’s elementary Montessori programs for students in pre-school through the third grade.  More...