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Five Schools Recognized in Palmetto Gold and Silver Awards Program
web posted April 15, 2011
COUNTY – The Edgefield County School District is
proud to announce that five schools have been recognized in the
distinguished Palmetto Gold and Silver Awards Program sponsored by the
state. Fox Creek High School and Strom Thurmond Career Center are both
recipients of Gold Awards. Douglas Elementary, Merriwether Elementary
and Strom Thurmond High School are the recipients of Silver Awards.
This five schools were recognized at the April 19th Edgefield County
Board of Trustees Meeting. They were presented with flags that display
the category of their outstanding awards and certificates.
Dr. Mary R. Crenshaw said, “We are extremely proud of our schools that
have received Gold and Silver Awards. This award indicates that
administration, teachers, support staff, students and parents are
working hard towards established goals of reaching excellence in
This program recognizes South Carolina’s schools with the highest
levels of student academic achievement and the fastest rates of
improvement. The Education Oversight Committee’s award criteria were
based on the absolute and improvement ratings assigned to each school
on the 2010 report cards.
Congratulations to the administration and faculty, support staff, the
students and parents of these schools for their hard work that has
brought each of them their distinguished honors.
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