Fort Mill School Board Referendum Vote April 30 2013

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A school bond referendum vote is coming up at the end of this month. Lisa McCarley is a referendum committee member and sent out information this week giving details on the referendum. There are public forums set up so you can learn more. See Lisa’s info below Dear Friends and Community Members – Please support and share this information. We […]

New Fort Mill Elementary School Will Be In Tega Cay City Limits

FMSD New School Site

Tega Cay residents driving home last week were surprised when they saw a new massive treeless area as they entered the city limits of Tega Cay. Site construction and tree removal began on the approx 27 acre home of the new Fort Mill School District Elementary school.   The new school is planned to open August 2014. The 1000 student school is

Dancing To Save Middle School Sports

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The local middle school sports program funding was cut by the Fort Mill School board when the economy headed south a couple years ago. Parents formed a district wide school booster organization (FMSDAB) to raise money and keep middle school sports in the schools. One of the major funding activities by

Fort Mill Schools Achieve AP Honor Roll


On November 1, College Board released their 2nd annual AP (Advance Placement Program) District Honor Roll. The Honor roll recognized 367 U.S. and Canada public school districts that simultaneously achieved increases in access to AP® courses for a broader number of students and also maintained or improved the rate at which their AP students earned scores

Opening Of New Elementary School Near Tega Cay Postponed

Last Tuesday night, the Fort Mill School Board voted to delay the opening of the new elementary school number 8 (Gold Hill Rd near Tega Cay) until 2014. See an earlier post about FM elementary school 8 planned to open 2o12.

The board also voted to move up the opening of the 9th elementary school near the Massey community on Doby’s Bridge Road to the same year 2014.


Fort Mill HS Band Wins Ohio BOA Regional Championship


Congratulations goes out to the the Fort Mill High School Marching Band for a job well done. The FMHS Band On Saturday October 15, won every award that they could in Akron Ohio including the winner and Regional BOA Champion.

The Oct 15th 2011 Akron Bands Of America completion consisted of 22 bands competing from 8 states. This is the first

Fort Mill School District Central Office Will Move

FMSD Central office Construction Sign

Fort Mill School District Central Office is moving next Spring 2012. A new construction notice sign was installed Wednesday signalling the start of the interior construction process for the new Fort Mill School District Central Office. The new offices will be located at 2229 Deerfield Drive in the same development area (Gold Hill

Fort Mill Schools Back In Session Aug 17

Good news for parent. School summer is officially over August 17, 2011. The Fort Mill School District starts back to school Wednesday 17th. The 2011-2012 has been finalized and you can download it here =>2011-2012 FMSD final approved Feb 15 2011.

Many of the elementary meet the teacher and middle school open houses are Monday August

Construction Starts On A New Fort Mill Preschool

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Fort Mill continues to see more new growth with another recent construction start near Highway 160 and Dave Gibson Blvd. The land that is in the process of being cleared behind the South Carolina Bank and Trust is for a preschool called Ivybrook Academy.

Fort Mill High School And Nation Ford High School Football Schedules 2010


There is just something special about fall, back to school, and going to local high school football games. The Fort Mill  School football program is geared up for another great season and I recommend attending a high school football game for fun, excitement, and a chance to get to know our Fort Mill community.  Here are the 2 local high school