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Teacher Feature winners announced
Darlington County School District announces October Teacher Feature winners
Posted on 10/16/2018
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum announced recently the Teacher Feature winners for October. The program recognizes one teacher from each school to honor excellence in education.  more about Darlington County School District announces October Teacher Feature winners
Bus Drivers Wanted
Darlington County School District to host free evening bus driver training course Nov. 5-8
Posted on 10/16/2018
The Darlington County School District plans to hire school bus drivers and will host a free driver training class Nov. 5-8. Drivers can earn between $11.30 and $16.29 per hour with bonus opportunities every 45 days.  more about Darlington County School District to host free evening bus driver training course Nov. 5-8
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Darlington County Board of Education approves revised 2018-2019 calendar
Posted on 10/09/2018
The Darlington County Board of Education approved a revised version of the 2018-2019 school district calendar at its Oct. 8 meeting.   more about Darlington County Board of Education approves revised 2018-2019 calendar
Laura Privette
Laura Privette named 2018-19 Darlington County School District Teacher of the Year
Posted on 10/03/2018
North Hartsville Elementary School’s Laura Privette will represent Darlington County School District as Teacher of the Year for 2018-19.   more about Laura Privette named 2018-19 Darlington County School District Teacher of the Year
Brunson-Dargan Elementary
Brunson-Dargan Elementary staff invited to Charlotte to discuss financial literacy curriculum
Posted on 09/06/2018
Faculty and staff from Brunson-Dargan Elementary School recently represented the school in Charlotte, North Carolina, as keynote speakers at an event hosted by the Vanguard Group.  more about Brunson-Dargan Elementary staff invited to Charlotte to discuss financial literacy curriculum
2018-19 Honor Roll Teachers
Darlington County School District announces finalists for 2018-19 District Teacher of the Year
Posted on 09/05/2018
Darlington County School District (DCSD) announced today the five finalists for 2018-19 District Teacher of the Year. These “Honor Roll Teachers” will serve on both the DCSD Teacher Forum and the DCSD Leadership Council and will be invited to leadership activities throughout the year.  more about Darlington County School District announces finalists for 2018-19 District Teacher of the Year
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DCSD to administer Gifted and Talented testing to all second graders, also available to students in grades 3-11
Posted on 09/04/2018
The Darlington County School District will administer the Iowa Test of Basic Skills and the Cognitive Abilities Test to all second grade students this year and any other grade-level students that have been referred for testing.   more about DCSD to administer Gifted and Talented testing to all second graders, also available to students in grades 3-11
Bad Weather
When Good Weather Goes Bad: How Darlington County School District determines school closings
Posted on 08/23/2018
The decision to close schools in Darlington County School District for snow, sleet, extreme wind, rain or other dangerous weather conditions is a decision carefully made by school district officials. The safety of more than 10,000 students is the determining factor to open or close schools.  more about When Good Weather Goes Bad: How Darlington County School District determines school closings
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Darlington County School District announces Title I Parent Meetings
Posted on 08/06/2018
Title I schools in Darlington County School District will hold Annual Parent Meetings shortly after school begins on Aug. 20 to discuss the Title I services that the schools receive and the requirements of the “Every Student Succeeds Act.”  more about Darlington County School District announces Title I Parent Meetings
Red Apple Passes
Red Apple Passes now available for Darlington County residents
Posted on 08/06/2018
Darlington County residents wishing to participate in the Darlington County School District’s Red Apple Pass program now have three extra opportunities to register.   more about Red Apple Passes now available for Darlington County residents
Classified Scholarship Winners
Darlington County School District awards scholarships to employees seeking teacher certification
Posted on 08/02/2018
The Darlington County School District’s efforts to recruit and retain highly qualified teachers continued recently as the district awarded more than $12,000 in scholarships to employees working to earn initial teaching certification.  more about Darlington County School District awards scholarships to employees seeking teacher certification
Larry Johnson
Larry Johnson named DCSD Assistant Superintendent for Administration and Operations
Posted on 07/10/2018
During its regular monthly meeting Monday, the Darlington County Board of Education approved Larry Johnson to be the new assistant superintendent for administration and operations of the Darlington County School District.  more about Larry Johnson named DCSD Assistant Superintendent for Administration and Operations
Registration
2018-19 On-Site Registration Information
Posted on 07/09/2018
Parents with returning students in the Darlington County School District can avoid long registration lines at the school by taking advantage of online registration.  more about 2018-19 On-Site Registration Information
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Darlington County School District announces online and on-site registration information
Posted on 07/09/2018
Parents with returning students in the Darlington County School District can avoid long registration lines at the school by taking advantage of online registration.  more about Darlington County School District announces online and on-site registration information
Summer Reading Program
Darlington Raceway partners with DCSD for summer reading program
Posted on 07/02/2018
Darlington Raceway will once again partner with the Darlington County School District in a multi-agency summer reading program designed to emphasize the importance of reading and combat summer learning loss for students in Darlington County.  more about Darlington Raceway partners with DCSD for summer reading program
Scholarship totals
Darlington County School District graduates earn more than $32 million in scholarships
Posted on 06/28/2018
Surpassing last year’s total by more than $3 million, the Darlington County School District Class of 2018 earned more than $32 million in college scholarships.   more about Darlington County School District graduates earn more than $32 million in scholarships
Jamie Horton
Hartsville High School introduces Jamie Horton as new athletics director
Posted on 06/26/2018
Hartsville High School (HHS) officially announced Tuesday that Jamie Horton will serve as the school’s new athletics director. The introduction came during a press conference held in the HHS Arena.   more about Hartsville High School introduces Jamie Horton as new athletics director
Justin Johnson
Hartsville High School introduces Justin Johnson as new head girls’ basketball coach
Posted on 06/26/2018
Hartsville High School (HHS) introduced Justin Johnson as its new head girls’ basketball coach Tuesday morning during a press conference held inside the HHS arena.   more about Hartsville High School introduces Justin Johnson as new head girls’ basketball coach
Early College Honor Graduates
NEWS AND PRESS: Darlington High celebrates Early College grads
Posted on 06/18/2018
These thirteen students are part of the DHS Early College Program and will have finished high school earning both a high school diploma and their associate degree from Florence-Darlington Technical College.  more about NEWS AND PRESS: Darlington High celebrates Early College grads
Michael Jordan
Darlington High School hires Michael Jordan as new athletics director
Posted on 06/12/2018
Darlington High School hired Michael Jordan to be its new athletics director, the Darlington County School District announced today.   more about Darlington High School hires Michael Jordan as new athletics director
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DCSD hires Dawn Johnson to be new district food services director
Posted on 06/12/2018
The Darlington County Board of Education approved the hire of Dawn Johnson as the Darlington County School District’s (DCSD) new food services director.   more about DCSD hires Dawn Johnson to be new district food services director
Maggie Jordan
Hartsville High’s Jordan, Hartsville Middle’s Jewel win Keep Darlington County Beautiful art contest
Posted on 06/07/2018
Keep Darlington County Beautiful announced recently the two winners of its annual art contest. Maggie Jordan of Hartsville High School earned first place in the event, and Hannah Jewel of Hartsville Middle School earned second place.  more about Hartsville High’s Jordan, Hartsville Middle’s Jewel win Keep Darlington County Beautiful art contest
Cranford and O'Neal
Thornwell School for the Arts crowns fourth-grader Cranford and mother as Miss and Little Miss Heart of TSA
Posted on 06/06/2018
Thornwell School for the Arts (TSA) recently crowned fourth-grader Zyrianna Cranford and her mother, Courtney O’Neal, as the winners of the school’s annual Miss and Little Miss Heart of TSA.  more about Thornwell School for the Arts crowns fourth-grader Cranford and mother as Miss and Little Miss Heart of TSA
Melinda Brown
Brown chosen to lead Lamar Elementary School
Posted on 06/05/2018
Melinda Brown will be the new associate principal of Lamar Elementary School, according to the Darlington County School District (DCSD).  more about Brown chosen to lead Lamar Elementary School
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Darlington County School District announces May Teacher Feature winners
Posted on 06/05/2018
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum announced today the Teacher Feature winners for May. The program recognizes one teacher from each school to honor excellence in education.  more about Darlington County School District announces May Teacher Feature winners
Melissa Morris
Darlington County Education Foundation awards nearly $10,000 in grants to Darlington County School District teachers
Posted on 05/31/2018
The Darlington County Education Foundation (DCEF) awarded nearly $10,000 in grants Wednesday that will benefit more than a dozen teachers and 2,600 students across the Darlington County School District.  more about Darlington County Education Foundation awards nearly $10,000 in grants to Darlington County School District teachers
Summer Meal Program
Darlington County School District again providing free summer meals to children
Posted on 05/22/2018
Darlington County School District will again provide free breakfast and lunch for children this summer at nine locations across the county through the United States Department of Agriculture’s Seamless Summer Meals Program.  more about Darlington County School District again providing free summer meals to children
Teacher of the Year
Darlington County School District announces 2018-19 School Teachers of the Year
Posted on 05/22/2018
Twenty-three teachers will serve the 2018-19 school year as their schools’ Teacher of the Year after being chosen for the honor by their peers.  more about Darlington County School District announces 2018-19 School Teachers of the Year
New Principals
Darlington County Board of Education names three new principals
Posted on 05/15/2018
The Darlington County Board of Education named three new principals at their May 14 board meeting. Kathryn White will be the new principal of Carolina Elementary School. Shannon Fraser will be the new principal at Pate Elementary School. Corey Lewis will be the new principal of Hartsville High School.   more about Darlington County Board of Education names three new principals
Home-building contest
Darlington High’s West wins model home-building contest at Darlington County Institute of Technology
Posted on 05/14/2018
Montrel West, a senior at Darlington High School who attends the Darlington County Institute of Technology (DCIT), took home first place recently in DCIT’s highly competitive home-building project.  more about Darlington High’s West wins model home-building contest at Darlington County Institute of Technology
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DCSD Gifted and Talented students travel to Savannah
Posted on 05/10/2018
More than 100 fifth-grade students who participate in the Darlington County School District’s (DCSD) Gifted and Talented program traveled to Savannah, Georgia, recently for an exciting opportunity to broaden their learning experiences.   more about DCSD Gifted and Talented students travel to Savannah
HMS and HHS Bands
Hartsville Middle and Hartsville High band programs awarded highest state honor
Posted on 05/10/2018
The Hartsville Middle School and Hartsville High School band programs recently received the highest statewide honor available when the S.C. Band Directors Association (SCBDA) awarded both the Outstanding Performance Award.  more about Hartsville Middle and Hartsville High band programs awarded highest state honor
Spring Athletic Signings
Eleven DCSD student-athletes sign letters of intent
Posted on 05/10/2018
Eleven student-athletes from Darlington County School District recently signed letters of intent to play collegiate sports next year.  more about Eleven DCSD student-athletes sign letters of intent
Mayo High School students
Mayo High School’s drama program selected for international festival performance
Posted on 05/08/2018
A Mayo High School for Math, Science and Technology theater production has been selected to perform at the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the world’s largest arts festival, as part of the American High School Theater Festival (AHSTF).   more about Mayo High School’s drama program selected for international festival performance
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Darlington County School District announces April Teacher Feature winners
Posted on 04/24/2018
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum announced today the Teacher Feature winners for April. The program recognizes one teacher from each school to honor excellence in education.  more about Darlington County School District announces April Teacher Feature winners
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Genesis Health Care renews sponsorship of Darlington High School scoreboard
Posted on 04/23/2018
Genesis Health Care, Inc. recently renewed its sponsorship of Darlington High School’s scoreboard in the Falcon’s Nest football stadium.   more about Genesis Health Care renews sponsorship of Darlington High School scoreboard
STAND Award winners
DCSD honors students with outstanding character through 2018 STAND Awards
Posted on 04/17/2018
Students from across the Darlington County School District earned recognition last week during the 2018 STAND Awards Ceremony at St. John’s Elementary School.  more about DCSD honors students with outstanding character through 2018 STAND Awards
Dr. Bill Boyd
Dr. Willie “Bill” Boyd announces retirement from Darlington County School District after 50 years
Posted on 04/13/2018
Dr. Willie “Bill” Boyd Sr., currently the interim superintendent for the Darlington County School District, announced today he will retire at the end of the academic year. Boyd served the school district with the highest distinction for 50 years in numerous capacities across the education spectrum.  more about Dr. Willie “Bill” Boyd announces retirement from Darlington County School District after 50 years
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DCSD announces 2018 graduation dates and times
Posted on 04/11/2018
The Darlington County School District announced today the dates, times and locations for all Class of 2018 graduation ceremonies.  more about DCSD announces 2018 graduation dates and times
2018 Transition Open House
Darlington County School District hosts Transition Open Houses for students with disabilities
Posted on 04/11/2018
Darlington County students with disabilities and their parents visited open house events recently, hosted by the Darlington County Transition Team, to learn all about varying services focused on life after school.   more about Darlington County School District hosts Transition Open Houses for students with disabilities
Dr. Charlie Burry
Hartsville High School Principal, Dr. Charlie Burry, announces retirement
Posted on 04/10/2018
Dr. Charlie Burry, longtime principal of Hartsville High School, has announced his retirement at the end of the school year.   more about Hartsville High School Principal, Dr. Charlie Burry, announces retirement
Emily Lunn
Darlington County Board of Education announces retirement of Pate Elementary Principal Lunn
Posted on 03/29/2018
The Darlington County Board of Education accepted recently the resignation of Emily Lunn, principal of Pate Elementary School. Lunn will retire at the end of the school year from a long and esteemed career in the Darlington County School District.   more about Darlington County Board of Education announces retirement of Pate Elementary Principal Lunn
HHS Enjoy Aviation and STEM Day
Hartsville High JROTC hosts Aviation Industry STEM Day
Posted on 03/29/2018
Hartsville High School (HHS) juniors and seniors “flew together” recently for the JROTC Aviation and STEM Day at the school.  more about Hartsville High JROTC hosts Aviation Industry STEM Day
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Darlington County School District announces 4K and 5K registration dates
Posted on 03/21/2018
Registration for 4-year-old kindergarten (4K) and 5-year-old kindergarten (5K) for the 2018-17 school year will be held on April 24 at six locations across the county.  more about Darlington County School District announces 4K and 5K registration dates
Mayo students and staff celebrate being named a Palmetto's Finest School
Mayo High School for Math, Science and Technology named a 2018 Palmetto’s Finest School
Posted on 03/20/2018
Mayo High School for Math, Science and Technology is one of the “finest” institutions in the state after earning a 2018 Palmetto’s Finest Schools award today from the S.C. Association of School Administrators (SCASA).   more about Mayo High School for Math, Science and Technology named a 2018 Palmetto’s Finest School
Art in Business Grand Prize Winners
Darlington County School District announces 2018 Art in Business grand prize winners
Posted on 03/20/2018
Twenty-two outstanding student-artists from the Darlington County School District earned recognition Sunday afternoon during the 2018 Art in Business ceremony and gallery at Hartsville Middle School.   more about Darlington County School District announces 2018 Art in Business grand prize winners
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Darlington County School District announces March Teacher Feature winners
Posted on 03/19/2018
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum announced today the Teacher Feature winners for March. The program recognizes one teacher from each school to honor excellence in education.  more about Darlington County School District announces March Teacher Feature winners
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VIDEO: A message from Dr. Tim Newman, DCSD's new superintendent
Posted on 03/19/2018
We are excited to share with you a message from our new superintendent, Dr. Tim Newman!  more about VIDEO: A message from Dr. Tim Newman, DCSD's new superintendent
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Darlington County School District hosting community meetings to update on construction of new schools
Posted on 03/15/2018
The Darlington County School District invites the public to attend upcoming community meetings to hear about the district’s progress on building three new schools. The district will share early drawings of the schools and discuss plans moving forward.  more about Darlington County School District hosting community meetings to update on construction of new schools
School Bus Drivers Wanted
Darlington County School District to host free evening bus driver training course March 19-23
Posted on 03/15/2018
The Darlington County School District is currently seeking school bus drivers and will host a free, evening driver training class March 19-23. Drivers can earn between $11.19 and $16.13 per hour with bonus opportunities every 45 days.  more about Darlington County School District to host free evening bus driver training course March 19-23
New school locations
Darlington County Board of Education announces locations for new schools
Posted on 03/12/2018
The Darlington County Board of Education announced today the locations for new schools in Hartsville and Lamar. The third new school will be built in Darlington on the site of the existing Cain Elementary School.   more about Darlington County Board of Education announces locations for new schools
Dr. Tim Newman
Dr. Tim Newman selected to be superintendent of Darlington County School District
Posted on 03/05/2018
Dr. Tim Newman will be the new superintendent of the Darlington County School District. The Darlington County Board of Education voted tonight to extend an offer to Newman, who accepted via conference call. Newman is currently the superintendent of Orangeburg Consolidated School District 4.   more about Dr. Tim Newman selected to be superintendent of Darlington County School District
Anthony Heilbronn
Darlington High School names Anthony Heilbronn new varsity boys’ basketball head coach
Posted on 02/28/2018
Darlington High School announced this week that Anthony Heilbronn, a social studies teacher at the school, will serve as the new varsity boys’ head basketball coach.   more about Darlington High School names Anthony Heilbronn new varsity boys’ basketball head coach
West Hartsville Elementary School
Children's Trust awards $75,000 to First Steps for Strengthening Families Program at West Hartsville Elementary
Posted on 02/20/2018
Children's Trust has awarded a $75,000 grant to Darlington County First Steps to implement the Strengthening Families Program (SFP) this year. The program's first 14-week cycle will be delivered this spring at West Hartsville Elementary School.   more about Children's Trust awards $75,000 to First Steps for Strengthening Families Program at West Hartsville Elementary
Renee Douglas
Darlington County Board of Education names chief financial officer, thanks outgoing principals
Posted on 02/20/2018
The Darlington County Board of Education announced today the hire of a new district chief financial officer (CFO) as well as the retirement of two long-serving principals.   more about Darlington County Board of Education names chief financial officer, thanks outgoing principals
Superintendent Finalists
Darlington County School District Announces Finalists for Superintendency
Posted on 02/14/2018
The Darlington County Board of Education named four finalists for district superintendent today. Working with search consultant and former superintendent Dr. Rainey Knight, the board evaluated 25 applicants and interviewed nine before narrowing the search to the finalists.  more about Darlington County School District Announces Finalists for Superintendency
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Lamar High Beta Club donates to Carolina's Kids Clothing Closet
Posted on 02/08/2018
Members of the Lamar High School Senior Beta Club came together recently to support other children in their community.  more about Lamar High Beta Club donates to Carolina's Kids Clothing Closet
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Darlington County School District announces February Teacher Feature winners
Posted on 02/08/2018
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum announced today the Teacher Feature winners for February. The program recognizes one teacher from each school to honor excellence in education.  more about Darlington County School District announces February Teacher Feature winners
School bus drivers wanted
Darlington County School District to host free bus driver training course Feb. 12-15
Posted on 02/05/2018
The Darlington County School District is currently seeking school bus drivers and will host a free driver training class Feb. 12-15. Drivers can earn between $11.19 and $16.13 per hour with bonus opportunities every 45 days.  more about Darlington County School District to host free bus driver training course Feb. 12-15
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Two DCSD career specialists elected to statewide positions
Posted on 01/22/2018
Two Darlington County School District career specialists will serve in statewide capacities for the next year after being elected recently as officers for the South Carolina Career Development Professionals Division (SCCDP) of the South Carolina Association for Career and Technical Education (SCACTE).   more about Two DCSD career specialists elected to statewide positions
Mayo High School
Mayo High School for Math, Science and Technology named a 2018 Palmetto’s Finest Schools finalist
Posted on 01/12/2018
Mayo High School for Math, Science and Technology is a one of 12 finalists for the Palmetto’s Finest Schools Awards, the South Carolina Association of School Administrators (SCASA) announced this week.  more about Mayo High School for Math, Science and Technology named a 2018 Palmetto’s Finest Schools finalist
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Nearly 250 student-musicians participate in DCSD All-County Music Festival
Posted on 01/12/2018
Inside a packed Watson Theater at Coker College, 249 student-musicians from across the Darlington County School District (DCSD) participated in the All-County Music Festival on Jan. 11.   more about Nearly 250 student-musicians participate in DCSD All-County Music Festival
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Darlington County School District releases revised 2017-18 district calendar
Posted on 01/11/2018
Today the Darlington County School District released the revised 2017-2018 school district calendar to incorporate the recent inclement weather days. Students lost three instructional days due to inclement weather this year, one for the hurricane in September and two as a result of the recent snow.  more about Darlington County School District releases revised 2017-18 district calendar
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Lamar High’s Jeblonski Green signs with S.C. State University football
Posted on 01/09/2018
Lamar High School senior Jeblonski Green signed a national letter of intent Tuesday to play football for South Carolina State University.   more about Lamar High’s Jeblonski Green signs with S.C. State University football
Avery Williamson and Lillie Baumbach
Darlington High’s Williamson and Baumbach sign letters of intent
Posted on 01/09/2018
In December, two Darlington High School student-athletes signed letters of intent to play collegiate sports next year.  more about Darlington High’s Williamson and Baumbach sign letters of intent
2018-19 Expanded Choice program
Darlington County School District again offers parents choices in education
Posted on 01/08/2018
In an effort to give parents more flexibility and control in the educational process, Darlington County School District is again offering district-wide Expanded School Choice. The application period for the 2018-19 school year will be Jan. 8 through Jan. 26.   more about Darlington County School District again offers parents choices in education
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Darlington County School District announces January Teacher Feature winners
Posted on 01/02/2018
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum announced today the Teacher Feature winners for January.   more about Darlington County School District announces January Teacher Feature winners
North Industrial Machine named 2017 Jimmy Newsom Signature Award winner
North Industrial Machine named 2017 Jimmy Newsom Signature Award winner
Posted on 12/13/2017
The Darlington County School District (DCSD) Teacher Forum presented North Industrial Machine with the 2017 Jimmy Newsom Signature Award last week during the organization’s annual Education Forum held at Darlington Country Club.   more about North Industrial Machine named 2017 Jimmy Newsom Signature Award winner
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Darlington County School District announces December Teacher Feature winners
Posted on 12/13/2017
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum announced recently the Teacher Feature winners for December. The program recognizes one teacher from each school to honor excellence in education.  more about Darlington County School District announces December Teacher Feature winners
Clemson Extension, Thornwell School for the Arts team up for pollution education
Clemson Extension, Thornwell School for the Arts team up for pollution education
Posted on 12/13/2017
Clemson Extension and Thornwell School for the Arts joined forces recently to provide engaging activities for fifth graders about the causes and effects of various types of environmental pollution.  more about Clemson Extension, Thornwell School for the Arts team up for pollution education
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Hartsville Middle School named National Beta Club School of Distinction
Posted on 12/06/2017
National Beta announced recently that Hartsville Middle School is a 2017-2018 National School of Distinction.   more about Hartsville Middle School named National Beta Club School of Distinction
Lamar High School football state champions
MORNING NEWS: Lamar's scoring surge in Class A title game had sense of urgency
Posted on 12/04/2017
Lamar High School defeated Baptist Hill, 74-46, to win the 2017 Class A football state championship.  more about MORNING NEWS: Lamar's scoring surge in Class A title game had sense of urgency
DCIT hosted an interactive career fair recently
Darlington County Institute of Technology inspires with Interactive Career Fair
Posted on 12/04/2017
The Darlington County Institute of Technology celebrated American Education week recently by hosting 280 students from Darlington County School district for an Interactive Career Fair.  more about Darlington County Institute of Technology inspires with Interactive Career Fair
Hartsville High students who were named to the all-state chorus
More than a dozen Darlington County students earn statewide choral honors
Posted on 11/29/2017
arlington County School District music teachers are singing the praises of 14 high school students named to the 2018 South Carolina All-State Chorus and four elementary students named to the Elementary State Honor Choir this year.  more about More than a dozen Darlington County students earn statewide choral honors
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Lamar High Beta Club raises funds, donates to Red Cross
Posted on 11/20/2017
Members of the Senior Beta Club of Lamar High School recently presented a check in the amount of $370.59 to the American Red Cross for hurricane relief.   more about Lamar High Beta Club raises funds, donates to Red Cross
Joyner and McInnis sign letters of intent
Hartsville High School’s Joyner, McInnis sign letters of intent
Posted on 11/20/2017
Two Hartsville High School student-athletes signed letters of intent Nov. 10 to play collegiate athletics beginning next year.  more about Hartsville High School’s Joyner, McInnis sign letters of intent
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DCSD students earn ribbons and merits in 2017 S.C. State Fair Student Art Exhibition
Posted on 11/16/2017
Many students from the Darlington County School District placed in their respective categories in the 2017 S.C. State Fair Student Art Exhibition.   more about DCSD students earn ribbons and merits in 2017 S.C. State Fair Student Art Exhibition
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Darlington County School District announces November Teacher Feature winners
Posted on 11/13/2017
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum announced recently the Teacher Feature winners for November. The program recognizes one teacher from each school to honor excellence in education.  more about Darlington County School District announces November Teacher Feature winners
Just A Chicken visits Carolina, Pate Elementary Schools
Former USC football players huddle up for literacy during visits to Carolina Elementary, Pate Elementary
Posted on 11/09/2017
Literacy and athletics crossed paths recently as former University of South Carolina football players Langston Moore and Preston Thorne visited students at two Darlington County School District schools.  more about Former USC football players huddle up for literacy during visits to Carolina Elementary, Pate Elementary
School Bus Drivers Wanted
Darlington County School District to host free bus driver training course Nov. 13-16
Posted on 11/08/2017
The Darlington County School District is currently seeking school bus drivers and will host a free driver training class Nov. 13-16. Drivers can earn between $11.19 and $16.13 per hour with bonus opportunities every 45 days.  more about Darlington County School District to host free bus driver training course Nov. 13-16
The Darlington County School District earned the Excellence in Risk Control Award from the South Carolina School Boards Insurance Trust (SCSBIT).
SCSBIT awards Darlington County School District risk control award
Posted on 11/06/2017
The Darlington County School District earned the Excellence in Risk Control Award from the South Carolina School Boards Insurance Trust (SCSBIT).   more about SCSBIT awards Darlington County School District risk control award
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Brunson-Dargan Elementary School joins innovative school network TransformSC
Posted on 10/23/2017
Brunson-Dargan Elementary School is now a member of a growing group of schools accepted into TransformSC’s network of innovative institutions.  more about Brunson-Dargan Elementary School joins innovative school network TransformSC
DCIS now offers college courses
DCIS now offering college courses in partnership with Florence-Darlington Technical College
Posted on 10/20/2017
Students at the Darlington County Intervention School can now take college courses through Florence-Darlington Technical College, the school recently announced.   more about DCIS now offering college courses in partnership with Florence-Darlington Technical College
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‘Exchange program’ at Darlington High a dream come true for French student
Posted on 10/18/2017
In Sally Weiland’s French class at Darlington High School (DHS), achieving success not only opens the door for good grades but also a chance to travel outside of the country. Sometimes, that traveling is reversed.   more about ‘Exchange program’ at Darlington High a dream come true for French student
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Darlington County School District announces October Teacher Feature winners
Posted on 10/17/2017
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum announced recently the Teacher Feature winners for October. The program recognizes one teacher from each school to honor excellence in education.  more about Darlington County School District announces October Teacher Feature winners
Fender's winning artwork of a snowman
Mayo High School’s Fender wins 2017 DCSD Holiday Card Art Contest
Posted on 10/17/2017
Sarah Fender, a senior at Mayo High School for Math, Science and Technology, is the winner of the Darlington County School District’s (DCSD) 2017 Holiday Card Art Contest.   more about Mayo High School’s Fender wins 2017 DCSD Holiday Card Art Contest
Mayo High School ribbon cutting
Mayo High School for Math, Science and Technology hosts ribbon-cutting for conference center, renovated gym
Posted on 10/16/2017
Mayo High School for Math, Science and Technology formally opened the doors to its new conference center and renovated gymnasium recently during a ribbon-cutting ceremony.   more about Mayo High School for Math, Science and Technology hosts ribbon-cutting for conference center, renovated gym
Cortney Gehrke
Darlington County Board of Education names Cortney Gehrke principal of Darlington High School
Posted on 10/10/2017
The Darlington County Board of Education voted Monday night to hire Cortney Gehrke, currently the interim principal of Darlington High School, to fill the position permanently.   more about Darlington County Board of Education names Cortney Gehrke principal of Darlington High School
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Nearly 84 percent of DCSD juniors earned WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate
Posted on 10/10/2017
Nearly 84 percent of Darlington County School District (DCSD) juniors who took the ACT WorkKeys in the 2016-17 school year earned a National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC), according to data released today by ACT.   more about Nearly 84 percent of DCSD juniors earned WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate
The Digital Transformation Conference will be held Oct. 21
Darlington County School District to host Third Annual Digital Transformation Conference
Posted on 10/05/2017
Hundreds of Darlington County School District (DCSD) educators will continue expanding their digital tool portfolios Oct. 21 during the Third Annual DCSD Digital Transformation Conference at Darlington Middle School.   more about Darlington County School District to host Third Annual Digital Transformation Conference
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Hartsville High’s Caroline Surrett named National Merit Scholarship Program commended student
Posted on 10/05/2017
Hartsville High School announced recently that senior Caroline Surrett is a 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program Commended Student.  more about Hartsville High’s Caroline Surrett named National Merit Scholarship Program commended student
Family donates more than 300 books in honor of late Jean Taylor
Family donates more than 300 books in honor of late Jean Taylor
Posted on 10/02/2017
The family of the late Jean Taylor, longtime principal of St. John’s Elementary School, recently donated more than 300 books to the school in her honor.   more about Family donates more than 300 books in honor of late Jean Taylor
Red Apple passes are available now
Red Apple Passes available once again for Darlington County residents
Posted on 09/29/2017
Darlington County residents wishing to participate in the Darlington County School District’s Red Apple Pass program now have three extra opportunities to register.   more about Red Apple Passes available once again for Darlington County residents
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DCSD graduates score higher than national average on SAT
Posted on 09/26/2017
Darlington County School District (DCSD) graduating seniors scored higher than the national average on the SAT in 2017, according to data released Tuesday by testmaker The College Board.  more about DCSD graduates score higher than national average on SAT
DCSD hosting 2017 Magnet Fair at Darlington Middle on Sept. 28
DCSD hosting 2017 Magnet Fair at Darlington Middle on Sept. 28
Posted on 09/18/2017
Students from across Darlington County School District will participate in the 2017 Magnet Fair on Sept. 28 from 6-8 p.m. at Darlington Middle School.   more about DCSD hosting 2017 Magnet Fair at Darlington Middle on Sept. 28
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Darlington County School District announces September Teacher Feature winners
Posted on 09/18/2017
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum announced recently the Teacher Feature winners for September. The program recognizes one teacher from each school to honor excellence in education.  more about Darlington County School District announces September Teacher Feature winners
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LaQuetta Johnson named Darlington County School District Teacher of the Year
Posted on 09/15/2017
Pate Elementary School’s LaQuetta Johnson will represent Darlington County School District as Teacher of the Year for 2017-18.  more about LaQuetta Johnson named Darlington County School District Teacher of the Year
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When Good Weather Goes Bad: How Darlington County School District determines school closings
Posted on 09/06/2017
The decision to close schools in Darlington County School District for snow, sleet, extreme wind, rain or other dangerous weather conditions is a decision carefully made by school officials. The safety of more than 10,000 students is the determining factor to open or close the schools.  more about When Good Weather Goes Bad: How Darlington County School District determines school closings
Gifted and Talented testing window Sept. 1-26
DCSD to administer Gifted and Talented testing to all second graders, also available to students in grades 3-11
Posted on 09/01/2017
The Darlington County School District will administer the Iowa Test of Basic Skills and the Cognitive Abilities Test to all second grade students this year and any other grade-level students that have been referred for testing.   more about DCSD to administer Gifted and Talented testing to all second graders, also available to students in grades 3-11
Washington STreet Elementary welcomed students back with a celebration
Washington Street Elementary welcomes students with a Bus Tour and Back-to-School Bash
Posted on 08/31/2017
Washington Street Elementary School students had the opportunity to meet their teachers and receive school supplies recently via the schoolwide “Bus Tour and Back-to-School Bash.”  more about Washington Street Elementary welcomes students with a Bus Tour and Back-to-School Bash
Food Services workers completed a classroom course as part of their training.
DCSD Food Services employees complete second year of culinary training
Posted on 08/24/2017
For the second year in a row, Food Services employees from the Darlington County School District completed an intensive food preparation and nutrition training course this summer.  more about DCSD Food Services employees complete second year of culinary training
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Darlington County School District reminds of ‘A Parent’s Right To Know’ ESSA parental notification
Posted on 08/15/2017
Federal law allows parents to ask for certain information about their child’s classroom teachers and requires the schools to respond to this request in a timely manner.  more about Darlington County School District reminds of ‘A Parent’s Right To Know’ ESSA parental notification
Dr. Bill Boyd
Darlington County Board of Education names Dr. Bill Boyd interim superintendent
Posted on 08/15/2017
Monday night, the Darlington County Board of Education selected Dr. Willie “Bill” Boyd Sr. as interim superintendent of the Darlington County School District.   more about Darlington County Board of Education names Dr. Bill Boyd interim superintendent
Hardee's donates to Darlington High School
Hardee’s of Darlington donates to Darlington High athletics
Posted on 08/10/2017
Brian Huggins, chief financial officer for Carolina Food Systems, which is the Hardee’s of Darlington franchisee, presented Darlington High School (DHS) athletics with a $1,000 check recently.   more about Hardee’s of Darlington donates to Darlington High athletics
Dr. Bill Boyd
Dr. Bill Boyd to serve as Acting Superintendent for the Darlington County School District
Posted on 08/10/2017
This morning the Darlington County Board of Education accepted the resignation of superintendent Dr. Eddie Ingram, who has been named superintendent for the Berkeley County School District. Though Ingram’s resignation is effective Aug. 20, he plans to begin his transition immediately and will take leave for his remaining time with the Darlington County School District (DCSD).   more about Dr. Bill Boyd to serve as Acting Superintendent for the Darlington County School District
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Darlington County School District announces new personnel assignments
Posted on 08/01/2017
Following the departure of former Darlington High School (DHS) Principal Dr. Greg Harrison for another professional opportunity, the district has named DHS Lead Assistant Principal Cortney Gehrke as the school’s interim principal.  more about Darlington County School District announces new personnel assignments
Washington Street students practice yoga during the SHINE program
State grant allows Washington Street Elementary students to ‘SHINE’
Posted on 08/01/2017
More than 40 Washington Street Elementary School students got the opportunity to “SHINE” this summer, thanks to a grant from the S.C. Department of Education.   more about State grant allows Washington Street Elementary students to ‘SHINE’
registration dates and times for DCSD
DCSD Begins On-Site Registration for 2017-18
Posted on 07/26/2017
DCSD begins on-site registration for the 2017-2018 school year  more about DCSD Begins On-Site Registration for 2017-18
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Online student registration begins for Darlington County School District
Posted on 07/17/2017
Parents with returning students in the Darlington County School District can avoid long registration lines at the school by taking advantage of online registration.  more about Online student registration begins for Darlington County School District
LaQueena Dubose
Darlington High’s Dubose signs with S.C. State University track
Posted on 06/26/2017
LaQueena Dubose, a member of the Darlington High School Class of 2017, signed a letter of intent recently to attend South Carolina State University and join the track and field team.   more about Darlington High’s Dubose signs with S.C. State University track
Scholarships
Darlington County School District graduates earn $29 million in scholarships
Posted on 06/26/2017
Surpassing last year’s total by more than $6 million, the Darlington County School District Class of 2017 earned just more than $29 million in college scholarships.   more about Darlington County School District graduates earn $29 million in scholarships
Tommy Garrison
Hartsville High names Tommy Garrison head softball coach
Posted on 06/13/2017
Hartsville High School announced this week that Tommy Garrison will lead the Lady Red Foxes softball program.   more about Hartsville High names Tommy Garrison head softball coach
DCIS
Darlington County Intervention School students drum up the arts
Posted on 06/12/2017
Students at the Darlington County Intervention School recently took advantage of an opportunity to study music and drumming under teaching artist Bhakti Larry Hough.   more about Darlington County Intervention School students drum up the arts
DCIS
Darlington County Intervention School students get behind-the-scenes look at Walmart
Posted on 06/08/2017
Students at the Darlington County Intervention School (DCIS) got to chance to go on a behind-the-scenes trip to Walmart recently.   more about Darlington County Intervention School students get behind-the-scenes look at Walmart
Summer Food Program
Darlington County School District providing children free meals during the summer through USDA program
Posted on 06/05/2017
st and lunch for children this summer at several school sites through the United States Department of Agriculture’s Seamless Summer Meals Program.  more about Darlington County School District providing children free meals during the summer through USDA program
DCEF Grants
Darlington County Education Foundation awards more than $15,000 to teachers
Posted on 06/01/2017
Nearly two dozen teachers across the Darlington County School District will benefit from more than $15,000 in grants from the Darlington County Education Foundation.   more about Darlington County Education Foundation awards more than $15,000 to teachers
Teacher Feature
DCSD announces May Teacher Feature winners
Posted on 05/31/2017
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum recently announced the Teacher Feature winners for May. The program recognizes one teacher from each school to honor excellence in education.  more about DCSD announces May Teacher Feature winners
Reading Program
Darlington Raceway partners with Darlington County School District for summer reading program
Posted on 05/26/2017
Darlington Raceway will once again partner with the Darlington County School District in a multi-agency summer reading program designed to emphasize the importance of reading and combat summer learning loss for students in Darlington County.  more about Darlington Raceway partners with Darlington County School District for summer reading program
Pre-registration
Southside Early Childhood Center holding another 4K/5K pre-registration
Posted on 05/23/2017
Southside Early Childhood Center will hold another pre-registration for 4-year-old and 5-year-old kindergarten on Tuesday, May 30, from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m.  more about Southside Early Childhood Center holding another 4K/5K pre-registration
Dr. Karen Kinloch
Kinloch chosen as new principal of St. John’s Elementary School
Posted on 05/22/2017
Interim principal Dr. Karen Kinloch has been named principal of St. John’s Elementary School, officials with the Darlington County School District announced recently.   more about Kinloch chosen as new principal of St. John’s Elementary School
Williams and Turner
Darlington High’s Williams and Turner sign athletic letters of intent
Posted on 05/22/2017
Sa’Von Williams will play football for Johnson C. Smith University, and Deja Turner will play softball for Florence-Darlington Technical College.  more about Darlington High’s Williams and Turner sign athletic letters of intent
Letters of Intent
Six Hartsville High students sign athletic letters of intent
Posted on 05/10/2017
Half a dozen Hartsville High School student-athletes finalized their commitments to compete at the collegiate level next year during an exciting ceremony in the school’s arena.  more about Six Hartsville High students sign athletic letters of intent
2017 Graduation
2017 Graduation Dates and Locations
Posted on 05/10/2017
Jump Into Reading
DCSD to receive more than $100,000 in grants to expand summer reading camp
Posted on 05/05/2017
The Darlington County School District will again provide expanded and substantial reading education throughout the summer for students reading below grade level thanks to more than $100,000 in grants.   more about DCSD to receive more than $100,000 in grants to expand summer reading camp
Keep Darlington County Beautiful
Keep Darlington County Beautiful name Hartsville’s Moore and Patel winners of annual art contest
Posted on 05/04/2017
Chloe Moore of Hartsville Middle School earned first place, and Divya Patel of Hartsville High School took home second.   more about Keep Darlington County Beautiful name Hartsville’s Moore and Patel winners of annual art contest
Drake Adams
Darlington High’s Adams signs with Coker College baseball
Posted on 04/14/2017
William “Drake” Adams, a senior for the Darlington High School Falcons, signed a letter of intent Friday afternoon to play baseball for Coker College.  more about Darlington High’s Adams signs with Coker College baseball
Steen and Norwood
Hartsville High’s Steen, Norwood sign athletic letters of intent
Posted on 04/13/2017
Zeke Steen will head to Francis Marion University, while Haydon Norwood will attend Presbyterian College.   more about Hartsville High’s Steen, Norwood sign athletic letters of intent
STAND Awards
DCSD honors students with outstanding character through STAND Awards
Posted on 04/11/2017
Students from across the Darlington County School District earned recognition April 7 during the 2017 STAND Awards ceremony at Hartsville Middle School.  more about DCSD honors students with outstanding character through STAND Awards
Keep Darlington County Beautiful
Keep Darlington County Beautiful donates educational books to DCSD students
Posted on 04/06/2017
Many young students in Darlington County School District will soon receive free coloring books aimed at educating them about the importance of keeping their communities litter-free.   more about Keep Darlington County Beautiful donates educational books to DCSD students
Teacher Feature
DCSD announces April Teacher Feature winners
Posted on 04/03/2017
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum announced recently the Teacher Feature winners for April. The  more about DCSD announces April Teacher Feature winners
Art in Business
DCSD student-artists honored during 2017 Art in Business
Posted on 03/27/2017
Twenty-two outstanding student-artists from the Darlington County School District earned recognition Saturday afternoon during the 2017 Art in Business ceremony and gallery at Hartsville Middle School.   more about DCSD student-artists honored during 2017 Art in Business
Randy Wheeler
Lamar’s Wheeler signs to play football at Lackawanna College
Posted on 03/23/2017
Lamar High School star football player Randy Wheeler signed a letter of intent Thursday afternoon to play for Lackawanna College.   more about Lamar’s Wheeler signs to play football at Lackawanna College
ArtFields Jr. 2017
Twenty-six DCSD students’ artwork accepted into ArtFields Jr.
Posted on 03/20/2017
More than two dozen Darlington County School District students will compete in a juried ArtFields Jr. competition after their artwork was accepted from among 500-plus entries.  more about Twenty-six DCSD students’ artwork accepted into ArtFields Jr.
Transcripts
Transcripts now available online for Darlington County School District alumni
Posted on 03/17/2017
For the first time, alumni of the Darlington County School District can request their high school transcripts online, considerably shortening the time usually required to receive an official copy.   more about Transcripts now available online for Darlington County School District alumni
Kid Power Bands
Brunson-Dargan Elementary School students partner with UNICEF to help children and stay active
Posted on 03/13/2017
Through an exciting partnership with the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF), students at Brunson-Dargan Elementary School are getting active to help provide food to malnourished children.   more about Brunson-Dargan Elementary School students partner with UNICEF to help children and stay active
4K Registration
Darlington County School District announces 4K registration dates
Posted on 03/09/2017
Registration for 4-year-old kindergarten (4K) for the 2017-18 school year will be held on April 5 at four locations across the county, the Darlington County School District announced today.   more about Darlington County School District announces 4K registration dates
Teacher Feature
DCSD announces March Teacher Feature winners
Posted on 03/01/2017
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum announced this week the Teacher Feature winners for March. The program recognizes one teacher from each school to honor excellence in education.  more about DCSD announces March Teacher Feature winners
Darlington County Education Foundation
APPLY NOW: 2017 Darlington County Education Foundation grant application period begins March 1
Posted on 03/01/2017
Apply now! The application period for teacher grants from the Darlington County Education Foundation runs from March 1 through April 24.   more about APPLY NOW: 2017 Darlington County Education Foundation grant application period begins March 1
Darlington County Adult Education
Darlington County Adult Education expanding, continuing to thrive
Posted on 02/21/2017
Now serving approximately 500 students, the Darlington County Adult Education program is thriving and recently added two new instructional locations in Darlington County.   more about Darlington County Adult Education expanding, continuing to thrive
National Technical Honor Society
National Technical Honor Society inducts 16 from Darlington County School District
Posted on 02/21/2017
The Darlington County Institute of Technology held an induction ceremony recently for students and honorary faculty members accepted into the National Technical Honor Society.   more about National Technical Honor Society inducts 16 from Darlington County School District
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority donates book bags and supplies to DCSD students
Posted on 02/21/2017
The Epsilon Chi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. recently gave a generous donation of book bags and supplies that will be distributed to students in the Darlington County School District.  more about Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority donates book bags and supplies to DCSD students
Teacher Feature
DCSD announces February Teacher Feature winners
Posted on 02/09/2017
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum announced recently the Teacher Feature winners for February. The program recognizes one teacher from each school to honor excellence in education.  more about DCSD announces February Teacher Feature winners
Jaylen Evans
Hartsville High School’s Jaylen Evans signs with S.C. State University
Posted on 02/01/2017
Hartsville High School senior defensive back Jaylen Evans signed a national letter of intent Wednesday morning to play football for South Carolina State University.   more about Hartsville High School’s Jaylen Evans signs with S.C. State University
Cameron Watkins
Hartsville High School’s Watkins named 2017 SCMEA Outstanding Young Music Educator
Posted on 01/25/2017
The South Carolina Music Educators Association named Cameron Watkins, Hartsville High School’s band director, the 2017 Outstanding Young Music Educator for the state.  more about Hartsville High School’s Watkins named 2017 SCMEA Outstanding Young Music Educator
Wesley Snipes visits DMS
Actor Wesley Snipes visits with Darlington Middle School students
Posted on 01/24/2017
Hollywood actor Wesley Snipes stopped in at Darlington Middle School on Tuesday morning to speak with students about acting, producing movies and staying focused in order to achieve professional goals.   more about Actor Wesley Snipes visits with Darlington Middle School students
Rosenwald Elementary/Middle School
Rosenwald Elementary/Middle School band beginning to thrive thanks to community support
Posted on 01/23/2017
Students at Rosenwald Elementary/Middle School now have their own band program thanks to a passion for music education and vital support from many in Society Hill.  more about Rosenwald Elementary/Middle School band beginning to thrive thanks to community support
Duke Energy
Duke Energy’s Robinson Nuclear Plant continues DCSD ambassador program
Posted on 01/23/2017
Volunteers from Duke Energy’s Robinson Nuclear Plant continue their support of children in the Darlington County School District through an annual Ambassador Program.   more about Duke Energy’s Robinson Nuclear Plant continues DCSD ambassador program
January Teacher Feature
DCSD announces January Teacher Feature winners
Posted on 01/23/2017
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum announced this week the Teacher Feature winners for January.   more about DCSD announces January Teacher Feature winners
DCSD All-County Music Ensemble
Student musicians shine in largest DCSD All-County Music Festival in years
Posted on 01/13/2017
Nearly 250 talented students from across the Darlington County School District (DCSD) joined together Jan. 10 for the annual All-County Music Festival, hosted by Coker College.   more about Student musicians shine in largest DCSD All-County Music Festival in years
Darlington County Board of Education
Darlington County Board of Education signs S.C. School Boards Association’s Ethical Principles pledge
Posted on 01/12/2017
To commemorate School Board Recognition Month, all eight members of the Darlington County Board of Education signed the South Carolina School Boards Association’s ethical principles poster, which will hang in the board’s meeting room.  more about Darlington County Board of Education signs S.C. School Boards Association’s Ethical Principles pledge
Darlington County Board of Education
Darlington County School District honors Board of Education, swears in members and officers
Posted on 01/10/2017
January is School Board Recognition Month in South Carolina, and the Darlington County School District celebrated the dedication and service of the Darlington County Board of Education Monday night. Board members also took the oath of office for new terms and elected officers.   more about Darlington County School District honors Board of Education, swears in members and officers
Expanded Choice Program
Darlington County School District again offers parents choices in education
Posted on 01/10/2017
In an effort to give parents more flexibility and control in the educational process, Darlington County School District is offering district-wide Expanded School Choice for the 2017-2018 school year.   more about Darlington County School District again offers parents choices in education
Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center
Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center awarded 2016 Jimmy Newsom Signature Award
Posted on 01/05/2017
The Darlington County School District Teacher Forum presented Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center with the 2016 Jimmy Newsom Signature Award in December during the organization’s annual Education Forum held at Darlington Country Club.   more about Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center awarded 2016 Jimmy Newsom Signature Award
WPDE
WPDE ABC15: Darlington students help feed 103 families with 37th Annual Old People's Christmas
Posted on 12/12/2016
Darlington students are keeping tradition alive this holiday season.  more about WPDE ABC15: Darlington students help feed 103 families with 37th Annual Old People's Christmas
WBTW
WBTW News13: Darlington County students and Alumni give to the elderly and families in need for 37th annual Old People’s Christmas event
Posted on 12/12/2016
Darlington High School students and volunteers sorted through donations to local elderly. News13 met with the dedicated volunteers as they celebrate the annual Old People’s Christmas event.  more about WBTW News13: Darlington County students and Alumni give to the elderly and families in need for 37th annual Old People’s Christmas event
Old People's Christmas
Darlington High School prepares for 37th Annual Old People’s Christmas
Posted on 12/08/2016
Darlington High School is preparing once again to step out into the community and help more than 100 elderly citizens in need for the Christmas holiday. The school’s Annual Old People’s Christmas service event will be held on Saturday, Dec. 10, beginning at 9:30 a.m.   more about Darlington High School prepares for 37th Annual Old People’s Christmas
Teacher Feature
DCSD announces December Teacher Feature winners
Posted on 12/07/2016
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum announced this week the Teacher Feature winners for December. The program recognizes one teacher from each school to honor excellence in education.  more about DCSD announces December Teacher Feature winners
Millie Jackson
THE HARTSVILLE MESSENGER: Millie Jackson recognized for dedication to Thornwell cafeteria in Hartsville
Posted on 12/06/2016
Very few people achieve the longevity that Millie Jackson has at Thornwell School for the Arts. She joined the Darlington County School District in 1966. She was a cafeteria operator when she retired in May.  more about THE HARTSVILLE MESSENGER: Millie Jackson recognized for dedication to Thornwell cafeteria in Hartsville
Chassidy Leonard
DCSD Holiday Card Art Contest winner visits Darlington County Institute of Technology
Posted on 11/29/2016
Chassidy Leonard, winner of the Darlington County School District’s 2016 Holiday Card Art Contest, visited the Darlington County Institute of Technology on Nov. 21 to see her winning artwork transformed into the school district’s holiday card.  more about DCSD Holiday Card Art Contest winner visits Darlington County Institute of Technology
2016 Elementary Honor Choir
More than 100 DCSD students sing in Second Annual District Elementary Honor Choir
Posted on 11/22/2016
The harmonic voices of more than 100 Darlington County School District (DCSD) students filled the Hartsville Middle School auditorium Nov. 17 as they performed in the Second Annual District Elementary Honor Choir program.   more about More than 100 DCSD students sing in Second Annual District Elementary Honor Choir
Graduation Rate
Darlington County School District No. 1 in graduation rate in South Carolina
Posted on 11/15/2016
Darlington County School District ranked No. 1 in four-year graduation rate in South Carolina in 2016, according to data released Nov. 15, 2016 by the S.C. Department of Education.   more about Darlington County School District No. 1 in graduation rate in South Carolina
Bree Cromer
Cromer becomes first ever Darlington High volleyball player to sign letter of intent
Posted on 11/14/2016
Breanna “Bree” Cromer, a Darlington High School senior, became the school’s first ever volleyball player to sign a letter of intent to play at a collegiate level on Monday. Cromer signed with Converse College in Spartanburg on scholarship.   more about Cromer becomes first ever Darlington High volleyball player to sign letter of intent
2016 All-State Choir
10 Hartsville High School choir students earn All-State honors
Posted on 11/14/2016
Ten students from Hartsville High School recently earned the highest honor bestowed on high school choral singers when the South Carolina Music Educators Association named them to the All-State Choir.  more about 10 Hartsville High School choir students earn All-State honors
Sales Tax Bond Referendum
Statement from Connell Delaine, SGM(R), chairman of the Darlington County Board of Education on sales tax bond referendum
Posted on 11/09/2016
TIPs Award
Darlington County School District’s #DCSDTransforms initiative earns prestigious TIPs Award
Posted on 11/09/2016
The Darlington County School District’s “#DCSDTransforms” initiative received a District Technology Innovative Programs (TIPs) Award recently from the South Carolina Association for Educational Technology during the S.C. EdTech 2016 Awards Ceremony and Luncheon.   more about Darlington County School District’s #DCSDTransforms initiative earns prestigious TIPs Award
S.C. State Fair Art Winners
Six DCSD students earn S.C. State Fair art competition honors
Posted on 11/09/2016
Emma Graham, a sophomore at Hartsville High School, earned a first place ribbon in 2016 South Caroline State Fair’s Student Art Competition, and five other Darlington County School District students won awards in their respective contests.   more about Six DCSD students earn S.C. State Fair art competition honors
DCIT House Project
WBTW NEWS13: DCIT students build small home for local farmer
Posted on 11/03/2016
Students of the Darlington County Institute of Technology are building a house from the ground up.  more about WBTW NEWS13: DCIT students build small home for local farmer
HHS Class of 1961
Hartsville High class of 1961 donates more than $2,000 to create annual scholarship
Posted on 11/02/2016
The Hartsville High School class of 1961 believes in giving back to its community. The group of former graduates proved as much this week when it donated more than $2,000 to establish an annual college scholarship.  more about Hartsville High class of 1961 donates more than $2,000 to create annual scholarship
Jadarius Munford
WBTW NEWS13: Lamar baseball player signs letter of intent
Posted on 11/02/2016
Jadarius Munford, a center fielder for Lamar, signed a letter of intent on Tuesday to play baseball for Florence-Darlington Technical College next year.  more about WBTW NEWS13: Lamar baseball player signs letter of intent
LHS Beta Club
Lamar High School Senior Beta Club raises money for Carolina Kids’ Lamar Clothing Closet
Posted on 11/01/2016
Lamar High School Senior Beta Club members took an active role in their community recently by sponsoring a fundraiser for the Carolina Kids’ Lamar Clothing Closet, which collects and provides clothing to children in the area who are in need.   more about Lamar High School Senior Beta Club raises money for Carolina Kids’ Lamar Clothing Closet
Make-up days
Darlington County School District announces final Hurricane Matthew make-up days
Posted on 10/31/2016
As a result of Hurricane Matthew, Darlington County School District students missed seven student days. Believing that students benefit from as much time in the classroom as possible, the district announced plans today to make up six of the seven missed student days. The Darlington County Board of Education is expected to forgive the seventh day.  more about Darlington County School District announces final Hurricane Matthew make-up days
Chassidy Leonard
Hartsville Middle’s Leonard wins 2016 DCSD Holiday Card Art Contest
Posted on 10/25/2016
Chassidy Leonard, a sixth grader at Hartsville Middle School, is the winner of the Darlington County School District’s 2016 Holiday Card Art Contest.   more about Hartsville Middle’s Leonard wins 2016 DCSD Holiday Card Art Contest
School Bus Drivers Wanted
Darlington County School District seeking school bus drivers
Posted on 10/24/2016
The Darlington County School District is currently seeking school bus drivers and will host a driver training class Nov. 14-16 at the Darlington County Institute of Technology. Drivers can earn between $10.97 and $15.82 per hour with bonus opportunities every 45 days.  more about Darlington County School District seeking school bus drivers
Dr. Hector Flores
Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics president tours DCSD schools
Posted on 10/19/2016
Dr. Hector Flores, new president of the Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics, visited Darlington County School District schools on Tuesday with Superintendent Dr. Eddie Ingram and Darlington County Board of Education officer Charles Govan.   more about Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics president tours DCSD schools
TransformSC
Hartsville High School joins innovative school network TransformSC
Posted on 10/19/2016
Hartsville High School is now a member of TransformSC, a statewide network of pioneering institutions, after developing an approved multi-year strategy to promote innovation.  more about Hartsville High School joins innovative school network TransformSC
Kimberly Nelson
Darlington County School District hires Kimberly Nelson as safety, security and risk management technician
Posted on 10/18/2016
The Darlington County School District has hired Kimberly Nelson to be the district’s safety, security and risk management technician.  more about Darlington County School District hires Kimberly Nelson as safety, security and risk management technician
Revised Calendar
Darlington County School District announces revised calendar
Posted on 10/18/2016
As required by law, the district will make up three of the missed days by using the inclement weather days noted on the district calendar.  more about Darlington County School District announces revised calendar
Board Releases Summative Evaluation of Superintendent
Posted on 10/18/2016
The Darlington County Board of Education conducted the annual evaluation of the district’s superintendent. Dr. Eddie Ingram, district superintendent, met or exceeded expectations in every category for the third year in a row.   more about Board Releases Summative Evaluation of Superintendent
Huricane Matthew
Darlington County School District schools will operate on normal schedule Monday, Oct. 17
Posted on 10/04/2016
Darlington County School District schools will operate on normal schedule Monday, Oct. 17  more about Darlington County School District schools will operate on normal schedule Monday, Oct. 17
STEM Premiere
S.C. Manufacturers Alliance applauds Darlington County School District for participation in SC Future Makers Initiative
Posted on 10/03/2016
Today, the South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance (SCMA) released the following statement from President and CEO, Lewis F. Gossett, regarding the participation of Darlington County School District’s participation in the SC Future Makers initiative.   more about S.C. Manufacturers Alliance applauds Darlington County School District for participation in SC Future Makers Initiative
Jerome Richardson
THE HARTSVILLE MESSENGER: Hartsville High's Jerome Richardson comes from musical family
Posted on 10/03/2016
Families with musical talent tend to foster children who themselves become musically talented. Such is the case with Jerome Richardson, a junior at Hartsville High School, who is the drum major for the Red Régime.  more about THE HARTSVILLE MESSENGER: Hartsville High's Jerome Richardson comes from musical family
Digital Transformation Conference
WBTW News13: Darlington Digital Transformation Conference helps create better future for classrooms
Posted on 09/26/2016
Educators from across the Pee Dee met Saturday morning to make sure students know how to use the latest technology.  more about WBTW News13: Darlington Digital Transformation Conference helps create better future for classrooms
Harper Smith
South Carolina Department of Education announces 2015-16 testing data for Darlington County School District
Posted on 09/23/2016
This week, the S.C. Department of Education released results for several statewide tests for the 2015-16 school year, including ACT WorkKeys, ACT, International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme assessments, and the South Carolina Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (SCPASS).  more about South Carolina Department of Education announces 2015-16 testing data for Darlington County School District
Carla Jefferson
DCSD’s Jefferson named prestigious ‘Google for Education Certified Innovator’
Posted on 09/22/2016
arla Jefferson, instructional technology coordinator for the Darlington County School District, recently attained Google for Education’s highest professional certification and is invited to attend the Google for Education Innovation Academy at Google headquarters in Toronto, Canada.   more about DCSD’s Jefferson named prestigious ‘Google for Education Certified Innovator’
Hanna Hanlin
Hanlin Named DCSD Teacher of the Year, Walters Named District Outstanding First Year Teacher
Posted on 09/22/2016
Hanna Hanlin, a second grade teacher from Pate Elementary School, was named the Darlington County School District’s 2016-17 District Teacher of the Year at the district’s annual Teacher of the Year banquet.  more about Hanlin Named DCSD Teacher of the Year, Walters Named District Outstanding First Year Teacher
DHS Marching Falcons
MORNING NEWS: With their staffs, Darrius Cole, Xavier Smith guide the Marching Falcons
Posted on 09/15/2016
At Darlington High School, the weight of the marching band program is on the drum majors' shoulders. And that is the way Brendan Johnson, director of bands at the school, wants it.  more about MORNING NEWS: With their staffs, Darrius Cole, Xavier Smith guide the Marching Falcons
College Scorecard
U.S. Dept. of Education launches redesigned and powerful tool for students, families: College Scorecard
Posted on 09/14/2016
The U.S. Department of Education recently released its first annual update of the redesigned Coillege Scorecard to ensure that students and families have the most up-to-date, comprehensive and reliable information available on colleges, all in an easy-to-understand format.  more about U.S. Dept. of Education launches redesigned and powerful tool for students, families: College Scorecard
Chef Jeff Henderson
WBTW News13: Celebrity chef Jeff Henderson makes a stop at Hartsville High School
Posted on 09/14/2016
Chef Jeff Henderson is making stops across South Carolina visiting schools and prison facilities as part of EdVenture’s “BeABoss Youth Empowerment Tour” where he will speak to more than 1,000 teens about his personal journey from incarceration to professional and personal success.  more about WBTW News13: Celebrity chef Jeff Henderson makes a stop at Hartsville High School
2016 Magnet Fair
DCSD to host 2016 Magnet Fair on Sept. 22 at Hartsville Middle School
Posted on 09/12/2016
Special “agents” from across Darlington County School District will participate in “Mission: Possible – Operation Innovation” on Sept. 22 during the district’s 2016 Magnet Fair at Hartsville Middle School.   more about DCSD to host 2016 Magnet Fair on Sept. 22 at Hartsville Middle School
September Teacher Feature
NEWS AND PRESS: DCSD September Teacher Feature winners chosen
Posted on 09/09/2016
The Darlington County School District’s Teacher Forum “Teacher Feature” winners for September have been announced. The program recognizes one teacher from each school to honor excellence in education.   more about NEWS AND PRESS: DCSD September Teacher Feature winners chosen
Digital Transformation Conference
Darlington County School District to host second annual Digital Transformation Conference
Posted on 09/07/2016
Hundreds of Darlington County School District educators will continue expanding their digital tool portfolios Sept. 24 during the second annual DCSD Digital Transformation Conference at Darlington Middle School.   more about Darlington County School District to host second annual Digital Transformation Conference
Gifted and Talented
DCSD to administer Gifted and Talented testing to all second graders, also available to students in grades 3-11
Posted on 09/07/2016
The Darlington County School District will administer the Iowa Test of Basic Skills and the Cognitive Abilities Test to all second grade students this year and any other grade-level students that have been referred for testing.   more about DCSD to administer Gifted and Talented testing to all second graders, also available to students in grades 3-11
21st Century Design
THE HARTSVILLE MESSENGER: Darlington County program aims to teach students life skills for 21st century
Posted on 09/01/2016
Some Darlington County School District educators say a new effort aimed at preparing students for the 21st century is transforming their classrooms – and their students.  more about THE HARTSVILLE MESSENGER: Darlington County program aims to teach students life skills for 21st century
Teacher of the Year
DCSD announces finalists for District Teacher of the Year
Posted on 08/31/2016
Darlington County School District announced the five finalists for the 2016-17 District Teacher of the Year award today.  more about DCSD announces finalists for District Teacher of the Year
Darlington Dixie Force
Georgia-Pacific’s Darlington Dixie Force donates more than 80 backpacks to DCSD students
Posted on 08/23/2016
Eighty-four Darlington County School District students will return to school with new book bags and school supplies this year, thanks to the generous employees of Georgia-Pacific Dixie of Darlington.   more about Georgia-Pacific’s Darlington Dixie Force donates more than 80 backpacks to DCSD students
Donna Cameron
Wiggins School of Education honors Hartsville High’s Cameron with Educator of the Year Award
Posted on 08/16/2016
Coker College’s Wiggins School of Education recently awarded its third Educator of the Year Award to Donna Cameron, an exceptional education teacher and academic coach at Hartsville High School.   more about Wiggins School of Education honors Hartsville High’s Cameron with Educator of the Year Award
Board of Education
DCSD Votes To Place Bond Referendum On Ballot
Posted on 08/12/2016
DARLINGTON, SC -- Friday afternoon the Darlington County Board of Education approved sending a bond and capital sales tax referendum to voters in November to fund the construction of three new elementary schools to replace six aging school facilities in the school district. The bond, which will cost no more than $60 million, will be paid through a one-cent sales tax that will replace the expiring one-cent sales tax that voters approved in 2003.   more about DCSD Votes To Place Bond Referendum On Ballot
McElveen and Thomas
Darlington County Board of Education appoints two new administrators
Posted on 08/09/2016
Darlington County Board of Education appoints two new administrators  more about Darlington County Board of Education appoints two new administrators
Title I Meetings
Darlington County School District announces annual Title I meetings
Posted on 08/09/2016
Title I schools in Darlington County School District will hold their annual parent meetings to discuss the Title I services that the schools receive and the requirements of the No Child Left Behind Act shortly after school begins on Aug. 15.  more about Darlington County School District announces annual Title I meetings
Red Apple Passes
Red Apple Passes available for Darlington County residents
Posted on 08/09/2016
Darlington County residents wishing to participate in the Darlington County School District’s Red Apple Pass program now have three locations to register.   more about Red Apple Passes available for Darlington County residents
Food Services training
DCSD kitchen staff studies healthy meal preparation with professional chefs, dietician
Posted on 08/03/2016
Darlington County School District Food Services employees sharpened their culinary skills and learned creative cooking techniques last month, continuing to improve the nutritional value and quality of food served to students and their families.  more about DCSD kitchen staff studies healthy meal preparation with professional chefs, dietician
Carolina Elementary
WBTW News13: Robinson Nuclear Plant gives Carolina Elementary new safety measures
Posted on 08/01/2016
Students of Carolina Elementary can look forward to a safer environment this school year. Duke energy spokesperson Charles Ellison, explains why the plant hopes to improve safety for students in one day.  more about WBTW News13: Robinson Nuclear Plant gives Carolina Elementary new safety measures
Darlington High School
NEWS AND PRESS: Darlington High JAG students at Darlington ReStore for second year
Posted on 07/06/2016
For the second summer in a row, the Darlington County Habitat for Humanity ReStore were helped by students from the JAG program from Darlington High School.  more about NEWS AND PRESS: Darlington High JAG students at Darlington ReStore for second year
Online Registration
Darlington County School District returning student online registration begins July 18
Posted on 07/05/2016
Parents with returning students in the Darlington County School District (DCSD) can avoid long registration lines at the school by taking advantage of online registration.   more about Darlington County School District returning student online registration begins July 18
ArtSummer
HARTSVILLE MESSENGER: Hartsville's eyes are on ArtSummer
Posted on 06/29/2016
This is the 27th year of ArtSummer for Darlington County School District students. The theme this year is "We are One!"  more about HARTSVILLE MESSENGER: Hartsville's eyes are on ArtSummer
HHS JROTC
Hartsville High School JROTC cadets attend leadership camp at Fort Jackson
Posted on 06/21/2016
A dozen Hartsville High School JROTC cadets spent a week in early June at the Junior Cadet Leadership Challenge at Fort Jackson building confidence, enhancing leadership skills and developing their senses of responsibility and independence.   more about Hartsville High School JROTC cadets attend leadership camp at Fort Jackson
DSAP SOaR program
WMBF NEWS: Students get up close with military helicopter
Posted on 06/20/2016
Students attending the Darlington Summer Academic Program got the chance recently to get up close and personal with a retired military helicopter, brought in by the Celebrate Freedom Foundation.   more about WMBF NEWS: Students get up close with military helicopter
DSAP SOaR program
MORNING NEWS: Vietnam-era helicopter 'awesome,' Darlington students say
Posted on 06/20/2016
Amazing. Awesome. Really cool. Those were a few of the descriptions of Annie , a Cobra attack helicopter that served in the Vietnam War and is now used by the Celebrate Freedom Foundation to promote science, engineering, technology and math programs."  more about MORNING NEWS: Vietnam-era helicopter 'awesome,' Darlington students say
Project Intercept
WBTW News13: Darlington Police use summer pilot program to help guide youth
Posted on 06/13/2016
his week, the Darlington Police Department, with the help of the Darlington County School District started its summer pilot program aimed at rising fourth graders.  more about WBTW News13: Darlington Police use summer pilot program to help guide youth
TEACH Foundation
TEACH Foundation donates nearly $30,000 to DCSD summer reading program
Posted on 06/13/2016
The TEACH Foundation continued its substantial financial support of the Darlington County School District’s Summer Reading Camp recently with a $28,600 donation.   more about TEACH Foundation donates nearly $30,000 to DCSD summer reading program
TransformSC
Darlington High School joins innovative school network TransformSC
Posted on 06/06/2016
Darlington High School is now a member of a growing group of schools accepted into TransformSC’s network of innovative institutions.   more about Darlington High School joins innovative school network TransformSC
Pierre Brown
Darlington High School names Pierre Brown varsity boys’ soccer coach
Posted on 06/02/2016
Darlington High School recently hired Pierre Brown to be the school’s varsity boys’ soccer head coach. Brown is a fifth grade teacher at West Hartsville Elementary School.  more about Darlington High School names Pierre Brown varsity boys’ soccer coach
Duke Energy and RIF
Duke Energy, Reading Is Fundamental partner to boost DCSD childhood reading skills
Posted on 06/01/2016
Duke Energy and Reading Is Fundamental kicked off a summer literacy program recently in Darlington County School District.   more about Duke Energy, Reading Is Fundamental partner to boost DCSD childhood reading skills
Summer Feeding Program
Darlington County School District providing free meals during the summer through USDA program
Posted on 05/31/2016
Darlington County School District will provide breakfast and lunch this summer at four approved school sites and lunch only at another site through the USDA Seamless Summer Meals Program.   more about Darlington County School District providing free meals during the summer through USDA program
News and Press graduations
NEWS AND PRESS: Congratulations to the Class of 2016
Posted on 05/31/2016
Congratulations to the graduates of Darlington High School, Hartsville High School, Lamar High School and Mayo High School for Math, Science and Technology!  more about NEWS AND PRESS: Congratulations to the Class of 2016
HHS graduation
MORNING NEWS: Hartsville High graduates told to have faith
Posted on 05/31/2016
Hartsville High School graduated 267 students on Friday, May 27, 2016.   more about MORNING NEWS: Hartsville High graduates told to have faith
DHS graduation
MORNING NEWS: Darlington High graduates on path to success
Posted on 05/31/2016
Darlington High School graduated 239 students students on Friday, May 27, 2016.  more about MORNING NEWS: Darlington High graduates on path to success
DCIS Graduation
Darlington County Intervention School honors 2016 graduates
Posted on 05/27/2016
The Darlington County Intervention School held its 2016 graduation ceremony on Thursday, celebrating the accomplishments of its senior students.  more about Darlington County Intervention School honors 2016 graduates
LHS Graduation
MORNING NEWS: Lamar High School graduation joyful
Posted on 05/27/2016
In a ceremony that lasted just under 20 minutes, the Lamar High School Class of 2016 officially became graduates.  more about MORNING NEWS: Lamar High School graduation joyful
Mayo High School
MORNING NEWS: Mayo High School for Math, Science, and Technology graduates 89 students
Posted on 05/27/2016
Eighty-nine students from Mayo High School for Math, Science & Technology reached a life milestone when they officially graduated on Thursday.  more about MORNING NEWS: Mayo High School for Math, Science, and Technology graduates 89 students
DHS student-athlete signings
Three Darlington High School athletes sign letters of intent
Posted on 05/25/2016
Three Darlington High School athletes signed national letters of intent on Wednesday to play collegiate athletics next year.  more about Three Darlington High School athletes sign letters of intent
DCEF Grant Presentations
NEWS AND PRESS: Local teachers surprised by grant awards
Posted on 05/25/2016
Eight Darlington County School District teachers received very pleasant surprises last week as members of the Darlington County Education Foundation turned up at their classrooms with news that their grant applications would receive funding.  more about NEWS AND PRESS: Local teachers surprised by grant awards
Adult Education graduation
Fifty graduate from Darlington County adult education program
Posted on 05/25/2016
MORNING NEWS: Fifty students graduated Tuesday, May 24, 2016 from the Darlington County Adult Education Program.  more about Fifty graduate from Darlington County adult education program
HHS softball championship
Hartsville High softball wins Class 3A softball state championship
Posted on 05/25/2016
The Hartsville High School softball team clinched the 2016 Class 3A softball state title Tuesday.   more about Hartsville High softball wins Class 3A softball state championship
Duke Energy and RIF
Duke Energy works to end summer learning slide at Thornwell School for the Arts
Posted on 05/25/2016
Duke Energy and Reading Is Fundamental (RIF), the nation’s largest children’s literacy organization, are partnering to minimize the summer slide and improve the reading proficiency of more than 3,000 current second graders in South Carolina.  more about Duke Energy works to end summer learning slide at Thornwell School for the Arts
Principals
Darlington County School District announces principal changes for 2016-17
Posted on 05/23/2016
Two Hartsville elementary schools will be under new leadership for the 2016-2017 school year, Darlington County School District announced Monday.   more about Darlington County School District announces principal changes for 2016-17
Teachers of the Year
Darlington County School District announces 2016-17 School Teachers of the Year
Posted on 05/23/2016
Twenty-three teachers have been chosen by their schools to represent the schools as the 2016-17 School Teachers of the Year.   more about Darlington County School District announces 2016-17 School Teachers of the Year
4K Registration
DCSD holding 4K registration on Wednesday, May 25
Posted on 05/23/2016
The Darlington County School District will hold 4K registration on Wednesday, May 25 in two locations.   more about DCSD holding 4K registration on Wednesday, May 25
Pam Frick
Darlington High School names Pam Frick as head volleyball coach
Posted on 05/20/2016
Darlington High School announced Friday that Pam Frick will take over as head coach of the school’s volleyball team.   more about Darlington High School names Pam Frick as head volleyball coach
Bradley Knox
Darlington High School names Bradley Knox as varsity girls’ basketball head coach
Posted on 05/19/2016
Darlington High School announced Thursday that Bradley Knox will take over as head coach for the varsity girls’ basketball program.   more about Darlington High School names Bradley Knox as varsity girls’ basketball head coach
Postponed
Thursday's state championship softba