Cane Bay High has been pretty quiet with school out for summer, but things were different Thursday afternoon as emotion filled the auditorium. With its largest graduating class yet, Berkeley County School District’s Adult Education Program held a ceremony in the space during which the value of second chances could be seen, heard and felt.
In a special called meeting of the Berkeley County School Board Finance Committee, members voted to recommend allocating the additional funding to support Berkeley County School District teachers, students and schools.
BCSD's Gifted and Talented Arts Program is available to students of Berkeley County Public Schools between the 4th and 12th grade who have auditioned and are identified as gifted/talented in dance, music, theatre and visual arts. Once identified, students may attend weekly after school classes at specific sites during the school year and a two week summer program. The photos are from this year's summer program.
The Berkeley County Board of Education approved the hire of the new assistant principal of athletics at Philip Simmons High during Tuesday’s regularly-scheduled meeting.
Berkeley County School District will host the OneBerkeley Golf Tournament on Friday, June 21 to benefit students throughout the county, and we're still looking for teams and and support from community members and local businesses.
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.