A group of community activists gathered on Thursday to draw positive attention to Burke High School and to show support for the school as an institution after one of its alumni was arrested in connection with a mass shooting on May 30.
The dust has settled on the six-way primary battle that was the Republican contest for state superintendent of education. The two candidates left standing to duke it out in a runoff on Tuesday have come to Charleston to convince voters they’re the right pick for the job.
A deposition reveals a Charleston-area high school principal is being accused of racial and sexual harassment, contributing to the school’s violence problem and encouraging students to engage in revenge sex as an alternative to fighting.
After the shooting in Uvalde that left 19 elementary school students and two teachers dead, the Charleston County School District is redoubling its efforts to make sure all of its facilities are as secure as possible.
A local state representative is asking the Charleston County School District to redouble its efforts to prevent school shootings. In a meeting with Representative Wendell Gilliard, district officials acknowledged areas that need improvement.
In the wake of the school shooting in Uvalde, Texas that left 19 elementary school students and two teachers dead, local parents have started to ask about the security measures of schools in Charleston.