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4:48 am on Wednesday September 7, 2011

Beaufort school board at least as smart as a fifth-grader

Flickr user ckphotography Fifth-graders didn't want to move to area middles schools from their elementary schools, at least their parents didn't want them to, and so the Beaufort County Board of Education has decided to keep them where they are....
4:19 am on Saturday August 13, 2011

Is a charter school bound for Shell Point? (update: What does it take?)

Flickr user sarowen Updated Aug. 13: The Island Packet caught up with the group that's working on a charter school for Shell Point and goes into what it takes to get one up and running. Give it a read here. Updated Aug. 4: WTOC has a nice, detailed...
3:45 am on Friday August 5, 2011

School closure: Today is the day. Watch it on TV if you can't make the meeting

Flickr user sarowen The Beaufort County Board of Education meets for a special session today to discuss the potential closure of Port Royal and Shell Point elementary schools. There's really not too much more we can say on this one as we've covered...
8:24 am on Wednesday July 20, 2011

Beaufort-area school closure recommendation to come down 1 p.m. Thursday

Flickr user sarowen As you may have seen the Beaufort County School District's School Closure Task Force meets for the final time today. It's anticipated that the task force will make its recommendations to the full Board of Education on Thursday...
2:30 am on Wednesday July 20, 2011

Final Beaufort school closure recommendation meeting today (with task force member list)

Flickr user ckphotography After a not-too-eventful Beaufort County Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, a final meeting of the School Closure Task Force is slated for today, July 20. The task force will meet from 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at...
10:25 am on Monday July 18, 2011

As Beaufort school closure decision looms, here's what's next (update: Task force recommendation could come Thursday)

Flickr user ckphotography Updated July 18: There's been a bit of confusion regarding when the School Closure Task Force will makes its recommendations to the board of education. Hopefully we can clarify some of that for you. According to what we'...