News & Info
PHOTOS: OneBerkeley United Games welcomes more schools, more fun
Last year’s OneBerkeley United Games event welcomed 11 schools from around the district as students with special needs gathered for a day of fun and games. This year the event nearly doubled in size, with 20 Berkeley County School District schools flocking to the Moncks Corner Regional Recreation Complex on Friday morning for twice the fun.
Board approves 2023-2024 Instructional Calendar
Please note, the calendar is subject to change throughout the school year. It is important to check regularly for updates.
BCSD names 'Top 3' for District Teacher of the Year
BCSD will name the District Teacher of the Year at the annual Teacher of the Year Breakfast. The event will be held on April 28 on the campus of Trident Technical College.
Nights In Community Meeting set for the Cane Bay Area
The next session is happening March 27 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at The Church at Cane Bay.
Video: CLS Construction Update
Construction is still on track for the Carolyn Lewis School to open in August 2023.
Applications are open for Berkeley County Virtual Learning Academy
Applications are now open to attend Berkeley County Virtual Academy next school year. Please apply by April 21.
Complete the school climate - parent survey
The annual school climate- parent survey is now available in the PowerSchool Parent Portal website under Forms. The survey will close March 24.
BCSD Support Staff Conference 2023
Last Friday, we held our support staff conference. It's one of many things we do in Berkeley County to ensure our students receive the best we can give in BCSD.
Video: BCSD Makes a Difference
No matter where we are or what we're doing, we're always striving to make a difference in Berkeley County.
The Berkeley County Board of Education meets the second and fourth Tuesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. in the Boardroom located at 107 E. Main Street in Moncks Corner (except as noted on October 25 and March 14). Board meetings are open to the public and citizens are encouraged to attend. There is an opportunity for "Citizen Comments" at the start of each meeting. Meetings are streamed live on the BCSD YouTube channel.
2:00 PM BCSD Elementary Honors Choir
11:00 AM High School Late-In (11 a.m.)
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Berkeley County Courthouse Artwork Recognition
April 4, 2023
5:30 PM BCSD Board Meeting
April 5, 2023
CBH, PSH SENIOR ARTISTS PLACE IN CHARLESTON ARTIST GUILD EXHIBITION
Senior artists from Cane Bay and Philip Simmons High recently scored some monetary prizes and scholarships in the Charleston Artist Guild's 2023 High School Senior Art Exhibition.
HOWE HALL AIMS, H.E. BONNER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR MAGNET PROGRAMS
Howe Hall AIMS in Goose Creek and H.E. Bonner Elementary in the Macedonia area of Berkeley County both include the arts as an essential component of curriculum to optimize student achievement. In addition to arts-infused core academic subjects, both schools also offer standards-based instruction in dance, drama, music, visual art and physical education.
PSH SENIOR MICAELA HUGHES WINS HOME TELECOM ART COMPETITION
“Coronation of the King Fisher” by Philip Simmons High senior Micaela Hughes is the winning artwork in the Home Telecom 2023 Directory Art Challenge.
Teachers are Heroes
Teachers are Heroes: Alexis Drummond is NES's very own Ms. Frizzle
Nexton Elementary fifth-grade teacher and robotics coach Alexis Drummond wants her students to build confidence, use their voices, and know it is okay to be themselves.
Teachers are Heroes: Steven Jones is an advocate for veterans at SHS
Steven Jones teaches social studies at Stratford High. He wants his students to know that their teachers care about them, and that it is important for them to know what veterans went through to give them their freedom.
Teachers Are Heroes: BES's Jim Kelsey changed jobs to make a bigger impact on children
Working with young children was a job that he wanted so much, this first-grade teacher at Berkeley Elementary made a pretty big career change to make it happen. Read more about how Jim Kelsey made the switch to teaching.