LEXINGTON-RICHLAND 5 teachers Jessica Felker (Nursery Road Elementary) and Karen Ogen (Seven Oaks Elementary) have been chosen to participate in the DEN Summer Institute, hosted by Discovery Education’s Discovery Educator Network, at Vanderbilt University.
GILBERT HIGH SCHOOL teacher Suzanne Halloran has received the 2014 Palmetto Citizens Youth Financial Educator of the Year Award. The award recognizes teachers who effectively communicate the importance of financial literacy to their students.
SAXE GOTHA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL students solved more than 2.4 million math problems this school year in the computer-based math program, First In Math, earning the school fourth place in the state.
KEENAN HIGH SCHOOL journalism and English teacher Stephen Milligan has been selected as a National Endowment of the Humanities summer scholar.
OAK GROVE ELEMENARY SCHOOL principal Sherry P. Cariens has received the Joseph M. Bedenbaugh Administrator of the Year Award from the Lexington 1 Educational Foundation.
ARMY NATIONAL GUARD PVT. PETER L. BROST has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. He is the son of Peter Brost of Blythewood and Hazel Love of Lexington.
U.S. AIR NATIONAL GUARD AIRMAN 1ST CLASS DANIEL J. SHEALY has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. He is a 2013 graduate of Lexington High School.
U.S. AIR NATIONAL GUARD AIRMAN MATTHEW D. ROBINSON has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. He is the son of Cynthia D. Robinson of Columbia.