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    Wednesday, March 20, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, March 19, 2019  Parker’s convenience store company gives$27,000 to Beaufort County School District  BEAUFORT – A local convenience store company today donated $27,000 to Beaufort County schools as part of an ongoing promotion at its outlets.              Parker’s, which operates 56 convenience stores in Georgia and South Carolina, said the proceeds came from its ...read more
    Categories: Beaufort County, Press Release, Community, Education
    Wednesday, March 20, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, March 14, 2019  Beaufort County high school students earnnational recognition in arts, writing contest   BEAUFORT – A pair of Beaufort County School District students have earned national honors in the 2019 Scholastic Art and Writing Awards competition.   Olivia Waters from Hilton Head Island High School earned a national silver media for her drawing entitled ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Beaufort County
    Thursday, March 14, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, March 13, 2019  Beaufort High teacher, drama students earnnational honors for anti-bullying shows   BEAUFORT – Beaufort High School’s drama teacher and theater students are the recipients of national honors for their efforts to curb bullying through original dramatic performances.   Teacher LaRaine Fess and her drama students have been selected as the 2019 ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release, Beaufort County
    Wednesday, March 13, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, March 4, 2019 District boasts two of five statewide finalists for 2019 School Improvement Council award BEAUFORT – Five finalists were announced today for a prestigious statewide award that recognizes accomplishments in parent and civic engagement within their school communities – and two of those five finalists are from Beaufort County. The School Improvement ...read more
    Categories: Beaufort County, Education
    Wednesday, February 27, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, February 13, 2019  Students from four district high schools earnstatewide honors at Model UN Conference   BEAUFORT – Students from four district high schools have been recognized for their performance at the Model United Nations Conference held at Georgia Southern University.   Model UN is an educational simulation where students learn about diplomacy and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Beaufort County
    Wednesday, February 27, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, February 18, 2019  ‘Phenomenal’ high school educatorhonored as School Counselor of the Year   BEAUFORT – May River High School Lead Counselor Carrie Carter is the Beaufort County School District’s 2019 School Counselor of the Year.   In addition to honoring Carter, the district also recognized Bluffton Middle School’s Gina Jacobs as Middle School Counselor of ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Education, Fun Facts, Community
    Wednesday, February 27, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, February 19, 2019  Board of Education approves school calendar for 2019-20 academic year   BEAUFORT – The Beaufort County Board of Education has approved the district’s academic calendar for the 2019-20 school year.   The first day for students will be Monday, August 19, 2019, and the final day of classes will be Tuesday, June 2, 2019.   The 2018-19 calendar ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release, Beaufort County