McBee High School Art student Sophomore Travis Pait’s artwork was chosen to be on display at Heritage Bank in McBee as part of the grant awarded to the McBee High school Art department in the spring of 2014 for its high quality.
The Office of Justice Programs’ National Institute of Justice (NIJ) today announced it has awarded a $2.46 million award to Chesterfield County School District to be used on the “Integrative Models: PBIS and Olweus Bully Prevention” project through the Comprehensive School Safety Initiative (CSSI).
At the beginning of September, principals at each school in Chesterfield County nominated a Distinguished Reading Teacher to represent their schools. These teachers encourage the love of reading as a lifelong habit and are continually promoting literacy among their students. Their classrooms are literacy rich environments where students are immersed in reading and writing every day.
Wal-Mart of Cheraw recently donated $50 gift cards to 20 teachers in Chesterfield County to help them offset the cost of supplies for their classrooms.
The recipients included all 16 Teachers of the Year, two new assistant principals, and two new principals.
The students who participated in the 2014 Duke University Talent Identification Program's 7th Grade Talent Search were recognized at the Chesterfield County School Board Meeting, September 8 at Pageland Elementary. Duke TIP is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving academically gifted and talented students. Duke TIP works with students, their families and educators to identify, recognize, challenge, engage and help students reach their highest potential.