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Veterans Day

Andrew Jackson Middle School: 10 a.m. Nov. 9,at 6865 Kershaw Camden Highway, Kershaw. The faculty will host a Veterans Parade outdoors the center faculty automotive loop. Veterans will drive by means of by department of service and be acknowledged. At the top of the parade, veterans will likely be given a DVD of the superb arts program, thank-you postcards written by center faculty college students, and offered a meal. Please RSVP so the variety of meals might be deliberate, 803-313-6642.

Buford High School: 10-11:30 a.m. Nov. 10 at BHS, 4290 Tabernacle Road, Lancaster. Buford High JROTC will host Armed Forces on Parade. The parade will likely be a drive-thru across the entrance of the varsity, with a goodie bag for all veterans. The JROTC, refrain and band pay tribute to veterans in the course of the drive.

Virtual shows: Several faculties will do digital shows that will likely be proven on Veterans Day. Many of those will likely be proven on a Veterans Day web page/part on the district web site,

Claflin accepted into CofC Honors College: Paige Claflin is attending the Honors College on the College of Charleston this fall. An Indian Land High School graduate, Claflin is majoring in accounting.

She joins a neighborhood of engaged and motivated honors college students who dwell and be taught collectively whereas pursuing their very own distinctive pursuits and objectives. College of Charleston honors college students profit from personalised mentorship, entry to specialised alternatives, and small, seminar-style lessons. Students additionally take part in high-impact experiences like faculty-led analysis, internships and neighborhood engagement to assist them maximize their time in school.

Glenn Alexander Memorial Scholarship: The Lancaster Soil and Water Conservation District is now accepting functions for the $750 Glenn Alexander Memorial Scholarship from highschool seniors who dwell in Lancaster County.

The LSWCD established this scholarship in recognition of Glenn Alexander’s 57 years of service with the conservation district and his dedication to the county.

Applicants should plan to attend a totally accredited faculty, college or technical faculty. The conservation district prefers that the recipient is majoring in an agricultural or environmental associated discipline, comparable to agricultural schooling, agricultural economics, agricultural engineering, agronomy, biology, forestry, horticulture, soils or wildlife administration, however it’s not a requirement.

Those all for making use of for this scholarship should fill out an software accessible at (click on the schooling program hyperlink), or could name 803-286-4455, ext. 100, for a duplicate. The deadline to use is 3 p.m. March 28, 2022.

Free lunches for all: Lancaster School District is offering free faculty lunches for all college students who join them. Free/diminished lunch functions have to be accomplished by all who want to obtain them, so the district’s meals providers can observe this system this 12 months. The software is out there at or on the district web site, lancaster, below Applications or the Meals tab. No lunch guests are allowed at faculties.

District presents incapacity screening: The Lancaster County School District’s Child Find program seeks out these with disabilities, ages 3-21, who want particular assist to have the ability to obtain a free, applicable public schooling. If there seems to be a delay in any space of your youngster’s improvement – even when she or he will not be but school-aged – contact the district’s Student Services Department at 803-285-8439 to rearrange screening and analysis. Preschool programming for youngsters with particular wants gives early intervention providers and would possibly forestall some developmental disabilities from changing into extra extreme.