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11 Local School Improvement Councils Named To State SC-SIC Honor Roll For 2019

The following SICs have been named to SC-SIC's 2019 Honor Roll and will continue in the running for the annual Dick and Tunky Riley Award for School Improvement Council Excellence. Five finalists from the Honor Roll SICs will be selected in February, with one to be announced as the winner of the annual Riley Award for SIC Excellence at the 2019 SC-SIC Annual Meeting, March 30, in Columbia.

  • Chandler Creek Elementary SIC (Greenville County Schools)
  • Chapin Middle SIC (School District Five of Lexington and Richland Counties)
  • Charles B. DuBose Jr. Middle SIC (Dorchester School District Two)
  • Dutch Fork High SIC (School District Five of Lexington and Richland Counties)
  • Flowertown Elementary SIC (Dorchester School District Two)
  • Hilton Head Island Middle SIC (Beaufort County School District)
  • Hilton Head Island High SIC (Beaufort County School District)
  • Millwood Elementary SIC (Sumter School District)
  • Pontiac Elementary SIC (Richland School District Two)
  • Stone Academy of Communication Arts SIC (Greenville County Schools)
  • W.C. Sullivan Middle SIC (Rock Hill Schools/York County District Three)

Congratulations to these outstanding SICs!

Minimally Adequate: Fix South Carolina Schools

Image of the flyer for the IBL Education Series

An event series by The Post and Courier

The Post and Courier published Minimally Adequate, a series providing a deeper understanding of the challenges facing South Carolina’s public school system and the historical events that led our state to this point. Join the conversation.

The Post and Courier will host a series of events to ignite conversation and ideas and bring the community together to discuss the challenges of a minimally adequate education and the direct impact it has on the workforce.

Charleston – Thursday, 01/03/19, 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.
Greenville – Monday, 01/14/19, 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.
Columbia – Wednesday, 01/16/19, 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
Florence – Monday, 01/28/19, 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.

Tickets are Free. Reserve your ticket today.

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Youth Mental Health First Aid: For Adults Assisting Young People (PDF)

Youth Mental Health

The University Center of Greenville, Greenville, SC
February 20, 2019 

Youth Mental Health First Aid is primarily designed for adults who regularly interact with young people. It is designed to teach school administrators, school nurses, teachers, coaches, parents, family members, caregivers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health challenge or is in crisis. $50 Registration includes Youth Mental Health First Aid Participant Manual.