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Six Schools Receive Subgrants
Posted on 09/06/2018
Marlboro County School District is happy to announce that six of our schools have been awarded a Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program (FFVP) subgrant from the State Department of Education to be implemented during the 2018-2019 school year. The schools earning the grant are Bennettsville Primary, Bennettsville Intermediate, Blenheim Elementary Middle, Clio Elementary, McColl Elementary Middle, and Wallace Elementary Middle.  Read more about Six Schools Receive Subgrants
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School District Kicks off Year with Welcome Back Celebration
Posted on 08/21/2018
In his call to action for teachers and staff of Marlboro County School District, Superintendent Dr. Gregory McCord said he realized what they do each day is very important to get to the desired result. The end result is always going to be high school graduation," he said.  Read more about School District Kicks off Year with Welcome Back Celebration
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Marlboro County Adult Education Summer Commencement: Excellence Through Teamwork
Posted on 08/06/2018
On Wednesday, August 1, 2018, Marlboro County Adult Education (MCAE) held its summer commencement exercise entitled Excellence Through Teamwork. The Marlboro County High School Media Center was filled with cheering friends, family members, faculty / staff, administrators, local politicians and most importantly, the Graduates. The summer graduates were Ms. Brittany Herndon and Mr. Robert Dial.  Read more about Marlboro County Adult Education Summer Commencement: Excellence Through Teamwork
Board Approves New Positions
Board Approves New Positions
Posted on 07/30/2018
Marlboro County School Board approved the hiring of a new Chief Officer of Human Resource Services, along with promoting two assistant principals to the position of principals Monday, July 30, 2018.   Read more about Board Approves New Positions
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Dr. Gregory A. McCord's 90 Day Entry Plan
Posted on 07/17/2018
After meeting individually with each board member and discussing how the Superintendent could best serve the district, I have created a 90 Day Entry Plan. This 90 Day Entry Plan is a direct reflection of those meetings.   Read more about Dr. Gregory A. McCord's 90 Day Entry Plan
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Rev. Artemus Woods, Jr. Recognized at Board Meeting
Posted on 07/16/2018
Established in 1982 the South Carolina School Boards Association's (SCSBA) Boardmanship Institute offers a year-round training curriculum focused on leadership skills for board members on state and national educational issues.  Read more about Rev. Artemus Woods, Jr. Recognized at Board Meeting
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Dr. Gregory McCord named Superintendent for Marlboro County School District
Posted on 06/13/2018
Dr. Gregory McCord, an assistant superintendent in Beaufort County, SC, schools, will be the next superientent of schools for Marlboro County starting July 1.  Read more about Dr. Gregory McCord named Superintendent for Marlboro County School District
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Marlboro School of Discovery Named Capturing Kids' Hearts National Showcase School
Posted on 03/29/2018
Marlboro School of Discovery has received a Capturing Kids’ Hearts National Showcase SchoolsTM award for the 2017-2018 school year from the Flippen Group.   Read more about Marlboro School of Discovery Named Capturing Kids' Hearts National Showcase School
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Broadband for Low-income Consumers
Posted on 07/27/2017
Marlboro County School District received the following information, in reference to Broadband for Low-income Consumers, from the South Carolina Education Oversight Committee: Through budget and policy recommendations to the General Assembly, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) has supported initiatives to expand internet access to students   Read more about Broadband for Low-income Consumers