The Fort Mill School District Board of Trustees approved the administration’s principal appointment recommendation at the June 4th Board meeting. Fort Mill School Superintendent Dr. Chuck Epps issued a press release announcing the new principals for the 6 Fort Mill schools. Here is the new principal line up for 5 elementary schools and one middle school: […]
Really PSA from FMHS The Buzz TV on Vimeo. “Really?” won an Emmy. No, “Really?” , a video public service announcement really did win a regional Emmy. Fort Mill High School TV Production students Sawyer Bengtson, Mark Caponigro, Ryan Long and Mason Strohl produced a public service announcement last year called “Really?”. Karin McKemey, the TV production […]
Newsweek published their 2013 America’s Best High School List on May 6th. Fort Mill High School ranked at 1124 and Nations Ford High School ranked at 1166 out of the top 2000 high schools. Newsweek explained their ranking methodology as high schools with the best: College readiness. Graduation rates. Participation in college-level classes via Advanced […]
The Fort Mill School District bond referendum vote is Tuesday April 30th 2013. If you live in the Fort Mill School District including Fort Mill, Fort Mill Township, and Tega Cay your polling locations will be open Tuesday April 30, 2013 from 7am to 7pm. The vote asks for your approval for a $54 million bond sale to expand […]
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 […]
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
Who’s This Local Celebrity Dancer or Sports Player?
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
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
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.
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