District 56

  District 56 schools are leaders in student health   Healthy food and nutrition, as measured by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and healthy activity, as measured by physical education teachers, are putting District 56 schools on the map in terms of making students healthier. Much emphasis is...
  District 56 Board offers equal protection in students’ policies   A majority of the District 56 Board of Trustees has voted to extend equal protection to homosexual and transgender students in all of its policies that affect students. The action was taken Monday evening on a 4-3 vote during first...
MONDAY NIGHT: On a 4-3 vote, District 56 Trustees provide legal protections to gay and transgender students, under revised Student Policies - Details in Oct. 24 issue of The Clinton Chronicle . Previous: The board's regular monthly meeting will be Monday, 7:30 pm, in the Clinton High School...
GEAR UP GRANT TO HELP PREPARE STUDENTS FOR COLLEGE   College-bound Laurens County School District 56 students will get extra help preparing for college thanks to a $6 million federal grant from the Central Carolina Consortium for the Gaining Early Awareness & Readiness for Undergraduate...
Joanna Woodson shines: Literacy, flex seating, fund-raisers are ’18-19 projects   Students at Joanna Woodson Elementary are getting a real-life experience in the competitive world of college sports through a partnership with InnerSole. A charity supported by University of South Carolina and USA...
  School Board met Monday night in Joanna; County Council met Tuesday night   The District 56 Board of Education will conduct its regular monthly meeting tonight (Sept. 24) at 7:30 pm at Joanna Woodson Elementary School. The meeting is open to the public. Agenda items will include Joanna Woodson...
LAURENS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 56 Procedures for Wilder Stadium Events, including Clear Bags ONLY:   To provide a safer environment for the public, Laurens County School District 56 has implemented a restriction on the types of bags that may be brought into Wilder Stadium. We believe these...
  Districts file legal action about Union County in AAA   Five school districts are challenging in court one school district’s move into their athletics conference. Union County has been assigned by the SC High School League to Region 3 AAA starting this coming academic year, and District 56 is...
Board Member: Testing all the time doesn’t see ‘growth’ The student body of District 56 has completed a grueling, rigorous set of state and federal tests. Education groups beyond the local district will use this test data to determine how well teachers did their jobs. That is not the whole picture...
Laurens Co. teen arrested after making threats towards a school on social media w- STATEMENT   CLINTON, SC (FOX Carolina) - The Laurens County Sheriff's Office said a teen was arrested on Tuesday after making threats towards a school on social media.  Deputies said 17-year-old Damon Keith Kempster...

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