We decided to ring the historic Macedonia High school bell as a way to celebrate the start of a new school year! The bell was one of a few things to survive the 1996 fire that destroyed the school. We felt it was appropriate to have Macedonia High's Coach Fulton Mitchum do the honors.
Following an application process managed by the Berkeley County School District Office of Technology, BCSD was one of 10 school districts approved this year for the second phase of a South Carolina Department of Education eLearning pilot.
During the August 13, 2019 Berkeley County Board of Education meeting at the newly-renovated Berkeley Education Center, the appointments of several administrators were recognized.
Educators from Berkeley County’s past and present gathered for the Tuesday evening ribbon-cutting of the historic “1929 Building” — a newly-renovated space prepared for the future of Berkeley County School District.
Several of our high school students worked this year with the Berkeley County Prevention Board to decrease and/or eradicate alcohol, tobacco, and other drug use among youth in Berkeley County.
Marrington Middle School of the Arts 7th grade student Saige Shoup was the 2019 South Carolina winner of the Doodle for Google competition.
Three Berkeley County School District students were recognized at the March 26, 2019 Berkeley County Board of Education meeting for artwork published in the 2019 Home Telecom Directory.
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 229 E. Main Street in Moncks Corner (except as noted on October 24 and March 13). 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.
What is Character Education?
Character Education is a national movement creating schools that foster ethical, responsible, and caring young people by modeling and teaching good character through an emphasis on universal traits that we all share. It provides long-term solutions that address moral, ethical, and academic issues that are of growing concern about our society and the safety of our schools.