Charleston County Schools

LaToya Smith appointed interim assistant principal of Ashley River Creative Arts Elementary

Charleston County School District recently announced and welcomed LaToya Smith as interim assistant principal of Ashley River Creative Arts Elementary. Smith has served as an elementary instructional specialist in Curriculum and Instruction with the district for the past two years. Smith joined the Learning Services team in 2017 from Chicora Elementary School where she served…

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LaShawna Rivers selected as Director of Instructional Programs

Lashawna Rivers was recently welcomed by the Charleston County School District as the new director of Instructional Programs. Rivers joined the Learning Services team beginning in the 2018-2019 school year as the leader of the district’s Virtual Schools program. Rivers has been serving as the interim director of Instructional Programs for past several months. Rivers…

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Charleston County School District welcomes James Dallas as principal of E.B. Ellington

Charleston County School District recently announced and welcomed James Dallas as principal of E.B. Ellington Elementary. Dallas joins the district from Loudoun County Public Schools in Virginia where he has served as the director of teaching and learning since 2015. In his role in teaching and learning, Dallas was responsible for the strategic direction, organization,…

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Charleston County Public Library Participating in Charleston County School District’s Seamless Summer Feeding Program

The Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) has partnered with the Charleston County School District (CCSD) to serve free hot lunch to children this summer through its participation in the Seamless Summer Feeding Program. The Summer Feeding Program allows school districts to provide free summer meals to children and teens in low-income areas during the traditional summer vacation period. The…

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West Ashley Valedictorian Honored for 12 years of Perfect Attendance

A 12-year perfect attendance record is unbelievable testimony to grit and dedication according to West Ashley High School Principal Lee Runyon. Very few students across South Carolina can boast that accomplishment but two scholars from WAHS can. The State Department of Education recently recognized Marcus Jackson, West Ashley’s 2019 Valedictorian and fellow student Davonte Capers.…

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Jarmalar Logan named principal of Jane Edwards Elementary

Charleston County School District have announced Jarmalar Logan as the principal of Jane Edwards Elementary School. Logan has served as principal at Lambs Elementary for the past several years. Logan began her career in education as a first grade teacher at E.B. Ellington Elementary in 2001 before becoming a teacher coach at Charleston Progressive Academy…

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Improved Wellness Culture Celebrated in Schools Across CCSD

The MUSC Boeing Center for Children’s Wellness (BCCW) in partnership with Charleston County School District celebrated over 80 schools and their wellness efforts Tuesday, May 21, 2019. This 11-year-old health initiative was created with the goal of improving nutrition and increasing physical activity for students and staff by motivating districts and schools to make policy,…

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