It is the mission of Scotland County Schools to develop responsible, productive citizens by providing excellent education for its children through engaging instruction. Partnering with families and the community, we will ensure every child’s academic, social, emotional and physical needs are met in a safe, nurturing environment.
What's Happening in Scotland County Schools
Students 'GEARed UP' for college and career
Scotland County 'GEARed UP' for National GEAR UP week, September 22- 26. Activities were planned at Scotland High School, Shaw Academy, Carver Middle, Spring Hill Middle,and Sycamore Lane Middle to help students focus on their academic, professional and personal goals. To learn more about GEAR UP and how to ensure that your student is college and career ready, click here to visit College Central's website.
SEarCH students show their school 'pride'
On Tuesday, Avinger Auditorium was filled with SEarCH students and staff to celebrate their first annual 'SEarCH Appreciation Day'. Students had the opportunity to learn more about the history of SEarCH as well as get involved in a friendly 'school chant' competition. The highlight of the program, which was sponsored by the school's Beta Club, was the student talent show.
To read more about the event, click here: The Laurinburg Exchange--Early College students showcase skills
Parents 'schooled' in curriculum
Laurel Hill, Pate Gardner, South Scotland, Washington Park, and SEarCH all had their first curriculum nights and PTO meetings last week with record attendance. Parents were able to learn how they could be involved in various activities at their school and were able to experience 'hands on' the curriculum their student is learning in the classroom.