Kelly Mill student arrested after bringing gun to school

BLYTHEWOOD – A 14-year-old student with a gun was arrested at Kelly Mill Middle School today, a sheriff’s spokesman said. Another student reported the gun to an administrator who notified the school’s resource officer, according to sheriff’s reports. After the officer approached the unnamed student and asked him to lift is jacket, an unloaded 9mm […]

Advanced middle schoolers score well

BLYTHEWOOD/FAIRFIELD – Advanced middle school students who are able to take high school courses in the eighth grade also are subject to the end of course (EOC) tests. As a group, the mean or average scores for these high-achieving middle schoolers were better than the state and district averages and area high schools. Students in […]

Palmetter Citizens Financial Educator of the Year

BLYTHEWOOD – Palmetto Citizens CEO Nick Wodogaza and presents Kelly Mill Middle School teacher, Katie Patterson, with a $1000 check for being Palmetto Citizens Financial Educator of the Year.

Richland 2 recognizes Junior Scholars

BLYTHEWOOD – Richland Two eighth grade students were recognized as Junior Scholars during a ceremony May 14 at the Richland Two Institute of Innovation. This group of students performed at the academic top two percent of South Carolina. Identification criteria for eligibility are either the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test or the Duke University […]