If you are a rising BCSD high school junior, now is the time to apply to attend Berkeley Middle College High School.
A native of the Florence area, Allie Brooks earned a bachelor’s degree and a Commission as a 2nd Lieutenant in the United States Army from South Carolina State University in 1968.
Andy McBride grew up with both a love of swimming and children.
The Cane Bay Choirs announced Wednesday that they had nine singers selected for the South Carolina Music Educators Association (SCMEA) All State Choirs.
Charleston Southern University welcomes Dr. Julie Fernandez as dean of the College of Education. Fernandez will assume her duties on Jan. 1.
The challenges of the year 2020 did not hold the Charleston Southern University campus back from achieving another record-setting goal.
Local organizations have rallied around Cainhoy Elementary to lend support during the pandemic.
There is something very exciting about finding little critters in a garden.
Marrington Elementary School’s Fourth Annual Veterans Day Parade looked a little different than previous years. However, even with social distancing and masks worn by all, the patriotic spirit…
On Jan. 9, Marrington Elementary School’s House System rolled out with an enthusiastic party-like atmosphere, complete with music, cheering and bracelets to designate each students’ “House!”
Representatives of Berkeley Electric Cooperative presented Berkeley County School District with a check for $15,000 on Oct. 30 to support welding programs at Timberland High School and Cross H…
Since the students could not go to the pumpkin patch this year, Boulder Bluff Elementary’s Special Education department decided to bring the patch to the students.
On Friday, October 16, all Berkeley County School District students will be learning from home asynchronously (independently). Meals will be available for pick-up at 11 school sites across the…
When Nexton Elementary students returned to school this month, there was a new item in the hallway outside of the media center: a vending machine.
Berkeley Electric Cooperative is now accepting applications for its new Electrical Lineworker Scholarship to be applied toward completion of the Electrical Lineworker Program (ELW), developed …
Marrington Elementary is a rather colorful school.
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…
Welcome Back for the staff at Marrington Elementary School had a new look this year. Teachers were “masked up” and socially distant but that couldn’t dim their joy of being together and enthus…
Berkeley County School District is equipping bus drivers with special sprayers to sanitize the school buses between morning and afternoon routes.
CLEMSON – Agricultural Education teachers are in high demand and Clemson University adds a new post baccalaureate certificate program that can help fill this need.
Students and teachers in Dorchester District Two will transition to the school-based hybrid instructional model beginning Sept. 21.
Goose Creek High social studies teacher and assistant athletic director Angus Chingman has been promoted to athletics director and assistant principal at the Red Bank Road school.
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.
While COVID-19 robbed the Class of 2020 of many of their memorable moments in the spring, more than 400 seniors from Goose Creek High School crossed the stage on the morning of June 20, earnin…
Hanahan High School’s 60th graduating class sauntered off the turf at Wiley Knight Stadium one last time and gathered in the parking lot for a final farewell to many of their classmates on June 17.
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…
Private and independent schools across South Carolina are bracing for millions of dollars in losses as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Governor McMaster announced on April 22nd that schools across South Carolina will remain closed through the rest of the school year in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
In response to Gov. McMaster closing schools on Sunday, BCSD school officials worked for nearly ten hours to plan for the extended closures and eLearning that will allow for students to contin…
The rain did not dampen the spirits of the students of Berkeley Elementary School when they gathered in the multi-purpose room to celebrate the unveiling of the new playground equipment.
Not everybody gets the opportunity to wear adorable little aprons and caps when they are working in the kitchen, but Lindsey Stull’s second-graders at Sangaree Elementary got to rock them as t…
Inspire Your Heart With Art Day is celebrated on January 31 each year as a way to appreciate art and the beauty and happiness it brings to those who see it.
January 3rd, 2020 marks the 2nd anniversary of Snowstorm Grayson blanketing Summerville, Moncks Corner and Goose Creek in over 6-inches of snow and ice.
Lunch can often be a difficult time for new students at a school. The fear of not knowing anyone and not having a person to sit with can sometimes be overwhelming.
’Tis the season to be jolly, but a Clemson University researcher says don’t forget holiday festivities can be stressful and even deadly for some animals.
William Ross is almost the same age that Anne Frank was when she began to write her diary; a book that would become one of the most read books in the world. Now William, a fifth-grader at West…
Students from Charleston Southern University set a record on November 14th by packing 5115 shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child, the most by any other college or university in the nation.
At the November 12th Berkeley County School Board meeting, Dr. Kelly Wulf, the Chief Academics Officer presented to the board for first reading the plan to rename the district building at 229 …
Clifford The Big Red Dog visits Boulder Bluff Elementary School students for a special Barnes and Noble sponsored story time.
Morgan Kilgallen and Kelly Hodge's cross categorical class at Boulder Bluff Elementary School learned all about volcanoes last week during science class.
A unique group of educators in the Berkeley County School District are working to enable students to see the path to career success more clearly.
The circus was in town for the past week. Or at least it seemed that way if you went to Philip Simmons Middle School, for the last week the students have been studying Circus Arts with guest i…
September 24, 1895: Frances Gibbes is the first woman to enroll at the University of South Carolina
Charleston Southern officials have assessed the damage that was done by Hurricane Dorian when the storm brushed against the South Carolina coast on Thursday September 5th.
The Joint Base Charleston Navy College is slated to start offering college classes in August 2019. The new campus will offer degree programs in a variety of subjects.
The BCSD is looking for drivers and drivers assistants to fill dozens of vacancies in their transportation department.
The new students arrived with bags in hand, clothes packed in boxes and accessories to decorate their home.
A threat at Hanahan High School forced law enforcement to change the morning routine on Wednesday.