On Oct. 6, the Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce sent the following questionnaire to the 2020 candidates for the Dorchester School District Two Board election.
The Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce recently submitted a questionnaire by email to the candidates for the upcoming Dorchester School District Two Board election.
Entering Cane Bay High on Friday morning, students did the mandatory temperature checks before walking through the doors.
Ashley Ridge High School teacher Lindsey Jutzeler was named Dorchester School District Two 2020 Teacher of the Year at the Oct. 12th school board meeting.
Dorchester School District Two will discontinue curbside meal pickup service at Ashley Ridge High School due to lack of participation beginning on Oct. 5.
With the start of the 2020-2021 school year, Dorchester School District Two has implemented a new technology plan to provide instructional resources for students and teachers.
One private school and five public schools across the Palmetto State were recognized in the “Exemplary High Performing Schools" category, meaning they are among the state’s highest-performing schools as measured by state and national assessments.
ART On the Square gallery, 420 Nexton Square Dr., Summerville, 843-871-0297. Daily noon to 6 p.m.- https://artonthesquare.gallery/.
For many Dorchester District 2 students, this week marks the first time they will step foot in a school building for a full day of class since schools were abruptly shuttered.
One good thing about the Quarantine? More time for the Autumn Clean. There’s just something about the early weeks of Autumn, a bit cooler, a shift in the breeze, the promise of holidays to com…
Dorchester School District Two students in the school based hybrid learning model and in the district Virtual Academy will receive meals at no cost in school or by curbside pickup through Dec. 31.
While 2020 has been a year of adapting to the new normal as the country copes with the COVID-19 pandemic, the old normal remains in place as it pertains to high school football in the Lowcountry.
The start of the 2020-21 school year Tuesday was anything but normal for families across the Palmetto State.
Berkeley County School District is welcoming more than 100 new teachers to the district this upcoming school year.
Ashley Ridge High School graduate Virginia Kackley has been awarded a $1,000 college scholarship by the South Carolina Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society, according to Hugh Cal…
Berkeley County School District is extending its summer feeding program through Friday, Aug. 21.
Trident Technical College will only hold classes with skill-based, hands-on requirements on campus this fall. The majority of classes will be held online.
Dorchester School District 2 and the City of North Charleston celebrated the opening of the new North Charleston Aquatic Center during a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday.
Cruise Control Driving School, Inc. of Summerville has awarded $1,500 in academic scholarships--$500 each to three graduates of local-area high schools. The recipients are Emmie Rob Collier, Brayden Harbert, and Gracie Hendrix.
Dorchester District 2 will announced that it will issue electronic devices to all students K-12 for the 2020-2021 school year. These devices will help students with both classroom instruction and eLearning at home.
Eleven Lowcountry high school students representing Berkeley Electric Cooperative will compete alongside students from all around the state for a $5,000 scholarship sponsored by the state electric cooperatives.
James Weaver recently announced his candidacy for the Dorchester District 2 school board.
The Dorchester District 2 school board approved a start date to the 2020-2021 school year.
The district presented three options for days to re-open and the school board approved the third option which will include teachers going back to school on August 31st and students returning September 8th.
Rev. Rob Dewey and his wife Kathy announced that they intend to fund a chaplaincy center at Charleston Southern University.
The $2 million gift will establish the Dewey Center for Chaplaincy. It is one of the largest philanthropic gifts in the history of Charleston Southern University.
Louis Smith announced his candidacy for the Dorchester District 2 school board via Facebook on July 1st.
Charleston Southern University has already begun preparations for students to return to campus in August.
Pinewood Preparatory School hosted its 29th commencement exercises on May 30.
The Dorchester Soil and Water Conservation District Awarded three people with its 2020 scholarship winners, and congratulated them on their “hard work and determination to obtain such excellen…
The Dorchester County Career and Technology Center, DCCTC, is considering becoming a SC Virtual School on-site location for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year.
Dorchester District 2 had 1,773 students graduate from Ashley Ridge, Summerville and Fort Dorchester high schools from June 8th-10th.
Trident Tech announced on Thursday June 18th that they will be offering free tuition to students for the 2020 spring and summer semesters if they enroll in specific in-demand career training p…
Dorchester District 2 is one of twenty-seven districts approved by the Education Oversight Committee to use eLearning days for make-up days for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year.
Eileen Fernandez-Parker is battling the spread of COVID-19 two masks at a time.
A new Dorchester District 2 hire is no longer associated with the district following controversial social media posts being connected to the individual.
While it was not how they expected the year to end the Fort Dorchester High School class of 2020 was in high spirits celebrated the culmination of all of their hard work on June 9 at the Fort …
Graduates fill field for ceremony
Charleston Southern University announced on Monday June 1st, 2020 that they will be modifying their academic schedule for the 2020 Fall semester.
Charleston Southern University announced that, beginning in the fall, students can take part in a new 15-hour interdisciplinary minor in Leadership.
Dorchester District 2 announced on Monday May 18th that they will be cancelling a number of summer programs for the 2020 school year.
Trident Technical College will be offering the majority of its classes online for the summer semester, the school announced on May 14.
Charleston Southern University announced its plans to open the campus in the fall to in-person instruction which will be implemented along with strict protocols to protect the students and oth…
Registration for 4k/Child Development, Kindergarten and 1st grade at Dorchester District 2 will begin on May 18th and will be open until May 20th.
Charleston Southern University announced on May 13th that it would provide residential and commuter students with financial assistance to help them with the impact of the coronavirus
The Strands on the Beech Tea at Beech Hill Elementary has been a tradition at the school for twelve years. It has become a rite of passage for 5th grade girls at the school.
Dorchester District 2 announced that they will be holding all of their high school graduations in-person. This decision came after careful consideration from district administrators and princi…
Local schools are making plans to hold graduation ceremonies in June to better provide a graduation atmosphere, according to officials with the Berkeley County and Dorchester District Two scho…
Cane Bay High School teacher Geoffrey Sklar was named the South Carolina Air Force Teacher of the Year for the 2020 school year.
Charleston Southern University announced on Thursday April 30th that they will hold an online commencement ceremony for the class of 2020.
Seniors decorated their rides with lights and messages written in shoe polish May 1 and then took a whirl through the Ashley Ridge High School parking lot.