District 56

School Board has a timetable for a new CHS football coach   Under “personnel considerations” in closed session, District 56 trustees have received a timetable for the administration’s actions in hiring a football head coach for Clinton High School. A report said Dr. David O’Shields made the...
Last May, Frank DeAngelis reflected on the 1999 school shooting at Columbine High School in Colorado. On Monday, DeAngelis was a keynote speaker for the District 56 in-service about school safety - and the changing protocols for dealing with gunmen who enter schools. Through Laurens County...
SCHOOL SAFETY - so others don't have to die   Frank DeAngelis says it still haunts him - 13 people “died on my watch.” The retired principal of Columbine High School escorted 30 girls to safety, after staring right at one of two active shooters in a hallway of Columbine High School, April 20, 1999...
Comprehensive Support and Improvement Schools -- Clinton Middle School   Comprehensive Support and Improvement Schools (CSI Schools) Under the Every Student Succeeds Act, states must identify schools that meet certain criteria that classify them as schools in need of improvement. The South Carolina...
District 56 has a clear direction toward a school that needs improvement based on state report cards issued Thursday. For the first time in four years, the State Department of Education is grading districts and handing out “word” grades to individual schools. Grades are based on test data and...
  District 56 Board delays action related to “sexual orientation”     Rather than list all the basis for discrimination they do not allow, members of the District 56 Board of Trustees are going to see if they can have a policy that says, basically, “We do not discriminate against anyone.” That way...
  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...

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