Two Kershaw County schools celebrate Hero Day on Friday, Sept. 10
September 7, 2021
Two Kershaw County schools--the Continuous Learning Center (CLC) and the Kershaw County Virtual Academy--will host Hero Day from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 10. The CLC campus is located at 1109 Campbell Street, Camden.
Vehicles, speakers, and simulations will take place outdoors. Participating agencies include:
American Legion Post 17
Camden Fire Department
Camden Police Dept./DARE
City of Camden Public Works
Kershaw County Dispatch
Kershaw County EMS/EMT
Kershaw County Sheriff's Office
Kershaw County School District Safety
MUSC Health Kershaw Medical Center
SC Department of Juvenile Justice
SC Department of Natural Resources
SC Highway Patrol
SLED (SC Law Enforcement Division)
A moment of silence will be held at 8:46 a.m. to mark the first attack on the Twin Towers in NY.
Students and faculty/staff will watch 9/11 videos and personal stories, as well as discuss the significance of 9/11.
At the end of the day, students will write letters to our local heroes that will be mailed and/or hand-delivered.