March 7, 2018 - Jackson School Principal Matia Goodwin was named Kershaw County School District (KCSD) 2018 Principal of the Year today. Goodwin was selected after a vote of school and district administrators and has served as Jackson's principal for seven years.
March 7, 2018 - The search for a new superintendent to lead the Kershaw County School District (KCSD) has begun, and the Kershaw County School Board is seeking input from KCSD employees and the community to assist with the process.
February 27, 2018 - Lugoff-Elgin Middle School (LEMS) Principal Karen Bullard will become principal at Blue Ridge Middle School in Greenville County starting July 1. “Mrs. Bullard has been a strong principal, excellent advocate for middle school education and a great colleague,” said Kershaw County School District Superintendent Frank Morgan. “She will certainly be missed, but this opportunity will enable her to be closer to her daughters and her new grandson.”
February 19, 2018 - Jacob Whisenhunt, a senior at Lugoff-Elgin High School, has successfully created a Certified Wildlife Habitat through the National Wildlife Federation’s Garden for Wildlife program. The NWF is America’s largest wildlife conservation and education organization. Jacob’s habitat has also been co-certified with NWF’s state affiliate, the South Carolina Wildlife Federation.
February 14, 2018 - The community is invited to a showcase of Kershaw County student visual and performing art at “Celebrating the Arts of Kershaw County Schools” on Thursday, Feb. 22 at Lugoff-Elgin High School (LEHS).
February 5, 2018 - Interested students and their families are invited to attend Camden High School’s (CHS) College Fair on Saturday, Feb. 17 from 10 a.m. to noon.
February 9, 2018 - The Kershaw County School District will have an early dismissal day for students on Feb. 16. Staff will work a regular schedule. Students in 3-and 4-year-old developmentally delayed and 4-year-old kindergarten classes will not attend. The early dismissal allows teachers time for professional development. Elementary schools will dismiss at 11:30 a.m., middle schools at 11:45 a.m. and high schools at noon. School breakfasts and lunches will be served to students.
February 7, 2018 - The Kershaw County School District (KCSD) is looking for persons who are interested in serving as substitutes in its school cafeterias. Food Service substitutes are paid $9 per hour and have the potential to become permanent part time employees when positions arise.
January 31, 2018 - Kershaw County School District (KCSD) officials are happy with news from last week’s sale of $129 million bonds for 17 construction projects approved by Kershaw County voters in 2016.
January 22, 2018 - All Kershaw County School District (KCSD) students will make up the Wednesday, Jan. 17 school day missed for inclement weather on Monday, April 9, which was approved as a weather make up day on the 2017-18 school calendar. KCSD schools will have an early dismissal day on Friday, Feb. 16. Schools and offices will be closed for Spring Break March 30 - April 6. For an updated KCSD 2017-18 calendar, visit www.kcsdschools.net/calendar.
January 17, 2018 - At its meeting last night, the Kershaw County School Board accepted Kershaw County School District (KCSD) Superintendent Frank Morgan’s letter of retirement effective June 30. Morgan was hired as the district’s superintendent in April of 2007.