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9/13/2019 - Clear Bag Policy

The Richland School District Two newly enforced Clear Bag Policy.

9/12/2019 - Make-up day ahead

Students will attend school on October 17, 2019. 

9/6/2019 - School Board Meeting Tuesday Sept. 10

Watch the entire meeting now. 

9/6/2019 - #Communities Talk Empowered VOICES Speak

Sept. 12 townhall to discuss underage drinking, healthy relationships, JUULing/vaping, prescription drugs and other high-risk behaviors in a family-friendly environment

8/29/2019 - MED Two Expo September 12

First annual MED Two Expo 5-7 p.m. at the R2i2 Conference Center

8/23/2019 - Richland Two school board meets August 27

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, August 27, 2019, starting at 6:30 p.m.

8/22/2019 - Four new nationally certified magnet schools

Four more Richland Two schools and six magnet programs are now on an elite list of Nationally Certified Magnet offerings.

8/22/2019 - Richland Northeast to induct eight members into its inaugural Athletic Hall of Fame

Richland Northeast High School is preparing to induct the first class of members into its Athletic Hall of Fame. 

8/13/2019 - New elementary school magnet teaches computer coding

Richland School District Two is adding yet another intriguing magnet to its illustrious offerings.

8/13/2019 - School board meets August 13

Public session resumes at 6:30 p.m.

8/9/2019 - District Names Ombudsman

Richland School District Two announced that Kelli Johnson is the district’s new ombudsman.

8/9/2019 - Sixth and ninth graders starting the new school year first

Midde schools and high schools will hold Step-Up to Sixth and Fresh Start on August 20.

8/9/2019 - Richland two announces military community liaison

Richland Two recently announced that Kelsie Carter is the district’s first Military Community
Liaison.

7/19/2019 - Richland Two Board of Trustees to meet

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on July 23, 2019.
 

7/16/2019 - SVHS senior earns college-sponosored National Merit Scholarship

SVHS graduate Paul R. Dubberly is the most recent recipient of a college-sponsored National Merit Scholarship.

7/10/2019 - Richland Two Board of Trustees to hold a board retreat

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold a board retreat on Friday, July 12, 2019, at R2i2.

7/9/2019 - Need help with Annual Registration?

Richland Two parents who need help completing the online annual registration process are invited to attend an Annual Registration Night this summer.

7/2/2019 - 2019-2020 Free and Reduced Lunch Applications Now Available

Families can now apply for Free or Reduced Lunch for the 2019-2020 school year.

6/27/2019 - School Board elects new officers

At the regularly scheduled meeting on June 25, 2019, the Richland Two Board of Trustees elected new board officers — chair, vice chair and secretary — as required by Board Policy BD.

6/27/2019 - Annual Registration Nights Scheduled

Attend and get help with this online process.

6/25/2019 - 2019 Order of the Flame Nominations are now open!

Click here to nominate a graduate, former employee and/or friend of Richland Two. 

6/24/2019 - Richland Two Board of Trustees to meet

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on June 25, 2019.

6/24/2019 - First ever Learning Support Staffer of the Year named

Lonnie B. Nelson's Counselor Dr. Sandra Grant is the 2019 Richland Two Learning Support Staffer of the Year. 
 

6/19/2019 - Richland Two practices reuniting families

Richland Two, in partnership with law enforcement and first responders, recently conducted a full-scale reunification drill.

6/10/2019 - Richland Two 2019 Summer Hours

Richland Two will operate on a four‐day work week beginning June 10, 2019, and ending August 5, 2019.

6/7/2019 - Richland Two to offer free meals during summer

These free meals will be provided to all children age 18 and under.

6/7/2019 - Seniors earn college sponsored National Merit Scholarships

Five graduating Richland Two seniors have earned college-sponsored National Merit scholarships.

6/7/2019 - Richland Two Board of Trustees to meet

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on June 11, 2019.

5/29/2019 - BHS and R2i2 student earns internationally recognized designation

Senior Kaylie Smith has raised the bar for future district innovators

5/29/2019 - CTE nurse named District Nurse of the Year

Sarah Odom was named the 2019-2020 Richland Two School Nurse of the Year
 

5/29/2019 - Back to School Bash on August 3

District students will collect free backpacks, school supplies and valuable information about community resources.

5/24/2019 - Richland Two Board of Trustees to meet

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on May 28, 2019.

5/17/2019 - Richland Two Board Forgives May 1

During the May 14, 2019 board meeting, the Richland Two Board of Trustees voted to forgive the day of school missed on May 1.

5/17/2019 - Richland Two Board of Trustees to hold public hearing on budget and special called board meeting

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold a special called board meeting on Monday, May 20, 2019.

5/14/2019 - Richland Two names District Teacher of the Year and Rookie Teacher of the Year

Andrew Chambers wins District Teacher of the Year and Julia Beck wins Rookie Teacher of the Year. 

5/10/2019 - Richland Two Board holds regularly scheduled meeting

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on May 14, 2019.

5/8/2019 - Don't miss the Teacher of the Year Banquet

Watch live as we honor our 2018-2019 TOYs and pass the flame to the next district Teacher of the Year. 

5/3/2019 - Public Session Meeting on the Career and Technical Education local plan application

Parents can provide input into the development of the Career and Technical Education local plan application. 

4/30/2019 - ATTENTION: Richland Two Schools and Offices closed May 1, 2019

All schools and offices in Richland School District Two will be closed for all students and staff on Wednesday, May 1, 2019.

4/26/2019 - LCEU joins School Gardening Assistance Program

The program introduces children to hands-on agriculture and nutrition education as well as encourage public schools to use locally grown S.C. produce in their school menus.

4/26/2019 - Richland Two Board of Trustees to meet

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on April 30, 2019.
 

4/24/2019 - RNE principal named Best Magnet School Leader

Magnet Schools of America (MSA) announced Dr. Sabrina Suber, Richland Northeast principal, as the 2019 National Principal of the Year.

4/22/2019 - RICHLAND TWO SCHOOL BOARD TO HOLD SPECIAL CALLED BOARD MEETING

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a special called board meeting on April 23, 2019.

4/12/2019 - Have a great Spring Break!

As a reminder, all schools and district offices are closed for Spring Break April 15-April 19, 2019. Have a great week!

4/5/2019 - Board Meeting scheduled for April 9, 2019

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, April 9, 2019.
 

4/5/2019 - Mark you calendars for the Chamber Music @ Spring Valley: A Chamber Music Festival

The festival will be held at the Spring Valley High Auditorium on April 9-11, 2019.

4/1/2019 - LCE-Lower's Julia Beck named March Rookie Teacher of the Block

Lake Carolina Elementary Lower music teacher Julia Beck is the March Rookie Teacher of the Block.

3/29/2019 - Richland Two recognized as one of the best in the nation for music education

Richland Two has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. 

3/27/2019 - C-SPAN airs award-winning documentary by RNE Convergence Media Students

Journalism students at Richland Northeast High School are making the grade on producing award-winning documentaries.

3/25/2019 - Students named Presidential Scholars Candidates

Five Richland School District Two seniors have been named candidates for the prestigious 2019 U.S. Presidential Scholars program.
 

3/22/2019 - Richland Two Board of Trustees to meet

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on March 26, 2019.

3/21/2019 - BHS & RVHS honored for work on achievement gap

Schools expanded girls' access to STEM classes

3/19/2019 - 4K Application Window Opens February 4, 2019

Click here for an informational flyer on the Richland Two 4K Application process

3/18/2019 - Students headed to state GeoBee

Three students will represent Richland Two in the South Carolina State GeoBee on March 29

3/13/2019 - BHS's Sue Weems named SC Teacher of the Year Finalist

Teacher of the Year will be announced in May

3/11/2019 - E.L. Wright wins 9th Annual Quiz Whiz

E. L. Wright Middle School, coached by Maria Carter, won the competition finishing with six match wins.

3/8/2019 - Richland Two Board of Trustees to meet

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on March 12, 2019.
 

3/1/2019 - LMS's Chrobak named February Rookie Teacher of the Block

Longleaf Middle School orchestra teacher Destinee Chrobak has been named the February Rookie Teacher of the Block.

2/28/2019 - Richland Northeast Students Place in National Competitions

Students win big at the SIFMA Foundation’s Fall 2018 InvestWrite® competition.

2/22/2019 - Richland Two Board of Trustees to meet

The Richland Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting Feb. 26, 2019.

2/21/2019 - Board votes to forgive days

Days were missed in fall of 2018

2/14/2019 - Military salutes RVHS Principal

Ridge View High School Principal Dr. Brenda Mack-Foxworth has earned top honors for her support of the military.

2/8/2019 - Board Meeting scheduled for February 12, 2019

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on February 12, 2019.
 

2/1/2019 - DMS teacher named Jan. Rookie Teacher of the Block

Dent Middle School social studies teacher Jaron Roberson is the January Rookie Teacher of the Block.
 

1/25/2019 - Free Tax Prep at W.R. Rogers

Free tax preparation help is here. The Richland Two W.R. Rogers Adult, Continuing & Technology Education Center is once again partnering with SC Thrive to offer free tax services.

1/23/2019 - Retirees are invited to the 2019 Retirees Banquet!

Attention Richland Two retirees: You are invited to join us for the 2019 Retirees Banquet!

1/19/2019 - Four Richland Two schools receive National Magnet Recognition

Programs at five Richland School District Two schools were recognized by Magnet Schools of America,

1/18/2019 - Richland Two Board of Trustees to meet

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on January 22, 2019.
 

1/16/2019 - Mark your calendars for the Small and Minority Business Showcase

The Small and Minority Business Showcase will be March 27, 2019, from 1–5 p.m. at the Richland Two Institute of Innovation (R2i2).

1/14/2019 - MRMS teacher named December Rookie Teacher of the Block

Congratulations to Muller Road Middle School’s Emily McElveen, the December Rookie Teacher of the Block.

1/14/2019 - Important Upcoming Dates

Click here for important upcoming dates for the week of January 14, 2019.

1/14/2019 - Education Foundation will buy books and fund scholarships with newly received grant, donation

The Richland Two Education Foundation is the recipient of $28,000 in the form of a donation and grant.

1/14/2019 - RICHLAND TWO SCHOOL BOARD TO HOLD SPECIAL CALLED BOARD MEETING

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold a special called board meeting on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, beginning at 4:30 p.m.

1/7/2019 - Richland Two Board of Trustees to meet

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on January 8, 2019.

1/7/2019 - Military Child Education Coalition Parent to Parent Educators present "Kitchen Science"

The workshop looks at how you can teach literacy, math, and science to your kids through cooking. We also look at nutrition and the importance of eating family meals.

12/16/2018 - Richland Two Construction Management Firm Selection Committee to meet

The Richland School District Two Construction Management Firm Selection Committee will meet on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018, and Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018.

12/14/2018 - Chick-Fil-A Classic is coming to RNE

Teams from around the country take to the hoops for the annual event.

12/7/2018 - School Board Meeting on December 11, 2018

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on December 11.

12/7/2018 - Construction Management Selection Committee to meet

The Richland Two Construction Management Committee will meet on December 10, 2018, to short list the selection of construction management at-risk firms for 2018 Bond Referendum projects.

11/29/2018 - Richland Two responds to release of state report cards

With the release of the new report cards, Richland Two reaffirms to our parents and community that our district is committed to the process of continuous improvement.

11/26/2018 - Board of Trustees to hold special-called board meeting

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a special-called board meeting on Tuesday, November 27, 2018, at 5:30 p.m.
 

11/26/2018 - Lakisha Cook named SC Middle Level Assistant Principal of the Year

Lakisha Cook, assistant principal of Muller Road Middle School, is  the 2019 South Carolina Middle Level Assistant Principal of the Year!

11/20/2018 - Five Richland Two supporters awarded Inaugural Order of the Flame

The first class of inductees are Anna Love Boyd (deceased), Annie Hanberry (deceased), Dr. John Hudgens, John Monroe and Gwen Smythe.

11/20/2018 - Join Dr. Davis for the Military Child Education Coalition's "Tell Me A Story" program. 

Dr. Baron R. Davis serves as guest reader at the event, where each attending family will receive a free book!

11/18/2018 - Richland Two employees raise more than $128,000 for United Way of the Midlands

This year’s campaign saw a successful increase of 15 percent in the average donation and a 29 percent increase in funds raised through special events.

11/16/2018 - The Best of the Best: RNE's Cavplex - Convergence Media Program wins big!

Read more about Richland Northeast High's Cavplex - Convergence Media Program winning "the high school equivalent of the Pulitzer Prize.”

11/16/2018 - Richland Two Architectural Selection Committee to meet

The Richland School District Two Architectural Selection Committee will meet on Monday, Nov. 19, and Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, to conduct interviews of the 11 architectural firms selected during the “short list” process.
 

11/15/2018 - November 13, 2018 Board Meeting Highlights

Read the highlights from the November 13, 2018 Board of Trustees meeting. 

11/15/2018 - Thanksgiving Break: November 21-23, 2018

Richland Two schools and district offices will close for Thanksgiving Break, November 21-23, 2018.

11/10/2018 - Board of Trustees to hold installation ceremony and meeting

Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold an installation ceremony and a meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 13.

11/8/2018 - Richland Two architectural selection committee to meet

The Richland Two Architectural Selection Committee will meet on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, to finalize the “short list” selection of architects for the 2018 Bond Referendum projects (Phase One).

11/2/2018 - Richland Two announces first Rookie Teacher of the Block

Round Top Elementary special education teacher Brett Frye is the first H&R Block Rookie Teacher of the Block.

11/2/2018 - R2i2 team named a 2018–2019 InvenTeam by the Lemelson-MIT Program

This R2i2 team is one of 15 student teams from across the country to be named a 2018–2019 InvenTeam 

10/31/2018 - Purchase your tickets for the Order of the Flame Gala

On Thursday, November 8, the Richland Two Education Foundation will celebrate the first class of Order of the Flame recipients at a gala.

10/29/2018 - Richland Two Architectural Selection Committee to meet

The Richland School District Two Architectural Selection Committee will meet on Oct. 30, 2018, to "short list" the selection of architects for the 2018 Bond Referendum projects (Phase One).

10/26/2018 - October 23, 2018 School Board Meeting Highlights

Read the School Board Meeting Highlights from October 23, 2018

10/19/2018 - School Board Meeting on October 23

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on October 23, 2018.

10/18/2018 - October 9, 2018 School Board Meeting Highlights

Read the highlights from the October 9 Board of Trustees meeting.

10/17/2018 - October 18 and 19: Hurricane Michael Make-Up Days

Reminder! Thursday, October 18 and Friday, October 19 serve as weather make-up days for Hurricane Michael.

10/10/2018 - School canceled Thurs. October 11, 2018

No changes are being made to Wednesday’s schedule.

10/6/2018 - Candidates Forum October 16, 2018

Seven candidates have filed for the four seats up for election.

10/5/2018 - School board to hold regularly scheduled meeting

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on October 9, 2018.

10/5/2018 - R2i2 Speaker Series features award-winner author Alice Walker

On Monday, November 12, Pulitzer Prize winner and internationally celebrated writer Alice Walker will speak and host a book signing at 6:30 p.m., at R2i2 Conference Center.

9/28/2018 - Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with festive events

During Hispanic Heritage Month, Richland Two pays tribute to Hispanic Americans who have positively influenced and enriched our nation and society with several community events

9/28/2018 - September 25, 2018 School Board Meeting Highlights

Read the highlights from the September 25, 2018 Board of Trustees meeting.

9/24/2018 - Eleven seniors named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists

These academically talented high school students move on to compete for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth about $31 million.

9/21/2018 - Hurricane Florence Make-Up Days Announced

Make-days are now October 18, 19 and December 21, 2018

9/21/2018 - Richland Two Upcoming Board of Trustees Meeting

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018.
 

9/19/2018 - Richland Two Superintendent receives distinguished evaluation

This annual evaluation is required by board policy and by the district’s employment agreement with the superintendent.

9/18/2018 - Bond referendum presentation nights

Learn more about the bond referendum at several upcoming information presentations.

9/16/2018 - Richland Two resumes normal operating schedule on Monday, September 17, 2018

Schools will start at normal times, and buses will run on regular schedules. All before- and after-school activities will also resume normal schedules.

9/14/2018 - Richland Two Board of Trustees holds special called meeting

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a special called meeting on September 18, 2018.

9/12/2018 - Hurricane Florence Update: Richland Two schools/offices still closed, will provide free meals during closures

Our schools and district offices remain closed until further notice. Richland Two students (pre-kindergarten through 12th grade) can receive the free lunches on September 13 and 14. 

9/10/2018 - Richland Two Schools closed Tuesday, Sept. 11 until further notice

By order of the Governor of South Carolina, Richland Two is closed starting Tuesday and will remain closed until the governor lifts the order. All schools and offices will be closed and all before- and after-school activities are canceled.

9/7/2018 - Richland Two Upcoming Board of Trustees Meeting canceled

The Richland Two Board of Trustees have canceled their regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, September 11, 2018, due to the potential impact of Hurricane Florence.

8/30/2018 - August 28, 2018 School Board Meeting Highlights

Read the highlights from the board meeting on August 28, 2018.

8/29/2018 - Richland Two holds signing day for student apprentices

RAM Clutches and the two boys are ‘pioneers’ in the apprenticeship program and are helping to blaze the way for others as the program grows.

8/24/2018 - Richland Two Upcoming Board of Trustees Meeting

The RichlandTwo Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, August 28.

8/24/2018 - Four schools offering free meals to all students

Jackson Creek, Joseph Keels, L.W. Conder Arts Integrated Magnet and Windsor  are participating in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) for the 2018-2019 school year.

8/20/2018 - August 14, 2018 Board Meeting Highlights

Read the highlights from the August 14, 2018 board meeting.

8/14/2018 - Sixth- and ninth-graders start school early with annual events

Sixth- and ninth-graders in Richland Two will get a head start on the new school year by participating in either “Step-Up to Sixth” or “Fresh Start” on August 21.

8/10/2018 - Richland Two Upcoming Board of Trustees Meeting

The board will meet on Tuesday, August 14, 2018.

8/8/2018 - Stuff-A-Bus for Richland Two Backpack Program

Living Springs is collecting donations towards Richland Two's backpack program and local charities.
 

8/8/2018 - Back-2-School Information

Click here to all your Back-2-School information! Students report to school on August 22, 2018!

8/2/2018 - Upcoming Richland Two Supply Drives

Join Richland School District Two and our partners to help children in need for the upcoming school year.

7/30/2018 - Openings at Center for Achievement

Seats available in all grade levels except third grade

7/30/2018 - First Day of School is August 22

Students start back to school on Wednesday, August 22.

7/27/2018 - Richland Two July 24, 2018 School Board Meeting Highlights

Read highlights from the Richland Two July 24, 2018 School Board Meeting.

7/23/2018 - District partners with local agencies for active shooter exercise

Full scale exercise was hosted at Jackson Creek Elementary School on July 17

7/20/2018 - Richland Two Upcoming Board of Trustees Meeting

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, July 24, 2018.

7/17/2018 - June 26 School Board Meeting Highlights

Read the board meeting highlights from the June 26, 2018 meeting.

7/16/2018 - School Supply Lists are up!

Get ready for the 2018-2019 school year! Click here to view school supply lists.

6/25/2018 - Richland Two Upcoming Board of Trustees Meeting

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, June 26.

6/25/2018 - June 12, 2018 School Board Meeting Highlights

Read the highlights from the June 12, 2018 Board of Trustees meeting.

6/8/2018 - Richland Two Upcoming Board of Trustees Meetings

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a special called board meeting on June 9 and a regularly scheduled meeting on June 12.

6/8/2018 - Richland Two Summer Hours

Richland Two schools, centers and administrative offices will operate on a four‐day work week beginning Monday, June 11.

6/7/2018 - May 22 Board Meeting Highlights

Highlights from the May 22, 2018 Board of Trustees Meeting.

5/30/2018 - Board approves 10 Year Facility Plan

Learn about the plan and how to sign up for focus groups here.

5/18/2018 - Board of Trustees Meeting and Public Hearing on Budget

Public hearing begins at 5 p.m. and the board meeting begins at 6:30 p.m.

5/17/2018 - Sue Weems named 2018-2019 Teacher of the Year

Blythewood teacher comes from long line of educators

5/16/2018 - Betsy Salcedo named Nurse of the Year

Salcedo has served at Polo Road Elementary for two years. 

5/15/2018 - May 8, 2018 School Board Meeting Highlights

Read the highlights from the May 8, 2018 School Board Meeting

5/11/2018 - Junior Scholars Recognized

This group of students performed at the academic top two percent of South Carolina.

5/11/2018 - R2i2 Students Recognized for National STEM Exam Scores

The students all scored at the proficient or advanced levels of the national exam.

5/4/2018 - RVHS SENIOR NAMED U.S. PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLARS SEMIFINALIST

Malika Lightbourne is the only senior in Richland Two and surrounding public school districts in the Midlands to reach the semifinalist level.

5/4/2018 - Board Meeting Scheduled for May 8

At 5:30 p.m., the board will convene in executive session. Public session will resume at 6:30 p.m.

5/3/2018 - Spring Valley students sing at Carnegie Hall

Two seniors also received scholarships to Brevard College.

5/3/2018 - Students win gold at 2018 NAACP ACT-SO Columbia competition

Gold medalists will compete at nationals this summer in San Antonio

5/2/2018 - R2I2 EDUCATOR wins LEMELSON-MIT EXCITE AWARD

Kirstin Bullington's class is working on a solar hybrid solution for partner school in Senegal.

5/1/2018 - Board Meeting Highlights for April 24

Click here to read more of the board meeting highlights from April 24.

4/25/2018 - Important Dates!

April 26, 2018: Early Dismissal for Elementary/Middle Schools
April 27, 2018: Student Holiday/Teacher Workday

4/25/2018 - Stuff the Truck this Saturday for R2 Ready to Read

Donate a book to R2 Ready to Read and receive a Panera coupon!

4/24/2018 - Richland Two responds to MORE Justice

Read Richland School District Two’s response to MORE Justice.

4/23/2018 - Community Conversations this week!

Mark our calendars for the next Community Conversations.

4/23/2018 - BHS' Scott Auspelmyer nominated for national teaching award

The Harris History Teacher of the Year award is given to one middle and high school teacher annually.

4/20/2018 - Board Meeting Scheduled for April 24

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, April 24.

4/19/2018 - New CFK/CFKN Director Named

Current Lead Teacher, Jessica Agee takes the reins July 1

4/13/2018 - Board Work Session on April 17

 The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a board work session on Tuesday, April 17.

4/12/2018 - April 10 Board Meeting Highlights

Highlights from the April 10 Board of Trustees Meeting

4/9/2018 - Board Meeting Highlights for March 27

Read the highlights from the March 27 Board of Trustees meeting. 

4/9/2018 - First Community Conversation set for April 16

Mark your calendars to attend the first Community Conversation on April 16. 

4/6/2018 - April 10 Board Meeting and Public Input Session on Budget

Richland Two's Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting and public input session on the 2018-2019 General Fund Budget on Tuesday, April 10.

3/28/2018 - SVHS students win State Championship of Academics

SVHS students took home top honors at the State Championship of Academics, winning the Division One Championship for high schoolers.

3/27/2018 - R2 teams to show off innovative projects

R2 Innovates Teams show off projects as Showcase Drop-In on Wednesday, March 28 from 5 - 7 p.m.

3/26/2018 - No School for Students on March 30

Friday, March 30, 2018 is a teacher workday.

3/23/2018 - Teacher of the Year Finalists Announced

The 2018–2019 District TOY will be announced on May 10.

3/23/2018 - More magnets earn national certification

The district now has 10 nationally certified magnets.

3/23/2018 - School Board holds regularly scheduled meeting and Public Hearing on Budget

Public input hearing begins at 5 p.m. Public session of School Board meeting resumes at 6:30 p.m. 

3/22/2018 - RNE Principal named Administrator of the Year

It's the second Administrator of Year Award for Suber this year.

3/22/2018 - RNE's Model UN Team wins international competition

Team wins first place for 29th time in 36 years.

3/21/2018 - Sandlapper Elementary Student Wins Future Chef Competition

See what these elementary students are cooking up!

3/20/2018 - The Investigators and the Environment

Jackson Creek Elementary awarded Champions of the Environment grant!

3/16/2018 - March 13, 2018 School Board Meeting Highlights

Highlights from the Richland Two March 13, 2018 School Board Meeting

3/15/2018 - 2018–2019 Personnel Announcements

At a board meeting Tuesday, March 13, 2018, Superintendent Baron R. Davis recommended and the Richland Two Board of Trustees approved several personnel recommendations for the 2018–2019 school year.

3/12/2018 - Info Meetings for AVID Early College

Learn about how your student can get the most out of their high school career.

3/12/2018 - R2 Athletics High School Info Night

High School Sports Participation for Current 6-8th Grade Students

3/9/2018 - Richland Two Board of Trustees to hold regularly scheduled meeting

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on March 13.

3/7/2018 - RTES earns “Leader In Me Lighthouse School” status

The school was commended having an extraordinary impact on staff, students, parents and the greater community.

3/7/2018 - Schools earn Magnet Schools of America Magnet Awards

Three Richland Two schools and their magnet programs received 2018 Merit Awards from Magnet Schools of America.
 

3/2/2018 - Feb. 27 Board Meeting Highlights

Read the highlights from the Feb. 27 Board of Trustees meeting.

3/2/2018 - "Coaching a Home Run Reader" Workshop

Join the Richland Two Parent to Parent Educators and the Military Child Education Coalition for this workshop.

2/28/2018 - Pathways to Alternative Teacher Certification

Find out more information on the Pathways to Alternative Teacher Certification information sessions.

2/27/2018 - Dr. Davis Talks Safety

"One of the most important precautions we can take is to remain vigilant about school safety at all times not just when the spotlight is on the issue."

2/26/2018 - Black History Month: Technology and Engineering Honorees

Read more about Richland Two's honorees in the Technology and Engineering category for Black History Month. 

2/23/2018 - Pathways to Purpose: Inspiring Our Future Reception

Richland Two honors the work of community members who have or who are currently making significant contributions to black history and culture with a program.

2/23/2018 - Board Meeting Scheduled for Feb. 27

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on February 27, 2018.

2/23/2018 - Teachers earn National Board Certification

Richland Two is home to 11 additional National Board Certified teachers and 42 teachers who renewed their certification.

2/22/2018 - "Any one person can help and make a difference."

A Twelve-year-old's volunteer philosophy and her commitment to servicing others.

2/20/2018 - Black History Month: Health and Science Honorees

Read more about Richland Two's honorees in the Health and Science category for Black History Month. 

2/16/2018 - STUDENTS RECOGNIZED AS TECHNOLOGY LEADERS

AiC is a national effort to encourage more young women to choose careers in technology.

2/14/2018 - Feb. 13, 2018 Board Meeting Highlights

Read highlights from the Feb. 13, 2018 Board of Trustees meeting. 

2/14/2018 - Dent Middle School wins 2018 R2 Quiz Whiz

Teams competed in academic tournament over two days. 

2/14/2018 - 2018-2019 School Year Calendar

Calendar approved at Feb. 13 School Board meeting.

2/9/2018 - Regularly Scheduled Board Meeting on Feb. 13

Meeting begins at 7 p.m. at R2i2.
 

2/5/2018 - Richland Two celebrates Black History Month

Click here to view the highlighted individuals in the "Pathways to Purpose, Inspiring the Future" celebration during Black History Month.

1/29/2018 - Jan. 23 Board Meeting Highlights

Read highlights from the Jan. 23, 2018 Board of Trustees meeting.

1/26/2018 - Board of Trustees to hold work session

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a board work session on Tuesday, January 30.
 

1/23/2018 - Six seniors named candidates for U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

Seniors from RNE, RVHS and SVHS earned the recognition, one of the nation’s highest honors for high school students. 

1/22/2018 - School Board Meeting Scheduled for Jan. 23

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled board meeting on Jan. 23.

1/20/2018 - BMS SIC named to honor roll

The Blythewood Middle School Improvement Council was named to the SC School Improvement Council’s (SC-SIC) 2018 Honor Roll for their significant efforts to foster civic engagement in public education. BMS’s SIC is one of only 19 public schools in SC to receive this honor.

1/19/2018 - Celebrate Black History Month

The Office of Diversity and Multicultural Inclusion presents "Pathways to Purpose, Inspiring the Future" to celebrate Black History Month. 

1/18/2018 - Richland Two Winter Teacher Career Fair

Join us for the Richland Two Winter Teacher Career Fair on Jan. 27, 2018 from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Richland Two Institute of Innovation.

1/12/2018 - Calendar Reminders

Upcoming holidays and schedule changes

1/12/2018 - TriDAC Summer Program accepting nominations

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2018 Tri-District Arts Consortium Summer Program.

1/11/2018 - January Diversity Spotlight: MLK, Jr. Day

This month's Diversity Spotlight highlights Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Jan. 15, 2018.

1/10/2018 - Jan. 9 Board Meeting Highlights

Read the highlights from the Jan. 9, 2018 Board of Trustees meeting.

1/5/2018 - Students participate in Civil Rights tour

On Friday, January 5, nearly 100 students and staff from Richland Two high schools will participate in a walking Civil Rights tour of downtown Columbia.

1/5/2018 - Board Meeting Scheduled for Jan. 9

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018.

1/4/2018 - Students Move Forward in STEAM Contest

R2i2 Advances in Samsung's $2 Million National STEAM Contest.

1/3/2018 - Regular Schedule for Thursday, Jan. 4

Richland Two will start school and open district offices at the regularly scheduled times on Thursday, January 4.

1/3/2018 - Richland Two High Schools Give Generously to Charities

The holidays were brighter for many in the Midlands area thanks to the hard work of high school students throughout Richland Two.

12/11/2017 - 2017 Richland County Arbor Day Youth Contest

Students win awards during the 2017 Richland County Arbor Day Youth Contest.

12/11/2017 - Richland Two Hires New Director of Planning

William C. Simon has been named Richland Two's New Director of Planning.

12/11/2017 - 2018 Richland Two Teacher Career Fair

Click here to register for the event on Jan. 27, 2018.

12/6/2017 - Richland Two December 5, 2017 School Board Meeting Highlights

Highlights from the Richland Two December 5, 2017 School Board Meeting

12/5/2017 - Pathway to Premier: 2017-2020 Strategic Plan

Click here to read Richland Two's new strategic plan.

12/4/2017 - INFORMACIÓN SOBRE EL PROCESO DE APLICACIÓN 4K

Haga clic en el enlace de viajero a continuación antes de comenzar el proceso de registro. Cuando esté listo, haga clic en el enlace a la derecha para registrarse para el alumno de 4K.

12/1/2017 - School Board Meetings on Dec. 5, 2017

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will have meetings on December 5, 2017.

12/1/2017 - Information on 4K Application Process

Find out about Richland Two's 4K application process. 

11/30/2017 - Free Parent Seminar

The Military Child Education Coalition and Richland Two present a free Parent Seminar. Click to find out more!

11/29/2017 - Early Release on Friday, December 1

Elementary and middle school students will dismiss early on Friday, December 1, 2017.

11/27/2017 - View School and District Report Cards

State and federal laws require public schools to release report cards to the public each year.

11/20/2017 - Thanksgiving Break is November 22–24, 2017

Richland Two schools and district offices will be closed for Thanksgiving Break from November 22 to November 24, 2017.

11/20/2017 - Girls L.I.T.T. Conference Tomorrow!

More than 500 Richland Two girls are attending the L.I.T.T. — Learning Interactively Through Teamwork conference.

11/15/2017 - School Board Meeting Highlights

Richland Two November 14, 2017 School Board Meeting Highlights

11/14/2017 - Diversity and Multicultural Inclusion Committee to meet

Meeting starts at Noon on Thursday, Nov. 16 at R2i2

11/13/2017 - School Board Meeting Scheduled for Nov. 14

Public session begins at 7 p.m. at R2i2

11/13/2017 - Schools win conservation mini-grants

Students explore water quality and bioenergy

11/6/2017 - Special called School Board meeting Nov. 7

Public session begins at 7 p.m.
 
 

10/31/2017 - R2 Parent Institute for Learning and Engagement Theme: Connect. Learn. Grow.

Attend the second Parent Institute for Learning and Engagement on November 8  

10/27/2017 - Sandlapper Elementary principal named

Connie May assumes role on January 1, 2018

10/26/2017 - Sparkleberry Country Fair donated $25,000 for teacher grants

Grant monies will help Richland Two teachers implement 40 projects on their wish lists.

10/25/2017 - Oct. 24, 2017 School Board meeting highlights

Highlights from the regularly scheduled meeting 

10/20/2017 - School Board Meeting Scheduled for Oct. 24

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, October 24, 2017

10/20/2017 - Richland Two accepted into League of Innovative Schools

Richland School District Two’s membership in League of Innovative Schools, a national coalition of forward-thinking school districts organized by Digital Promise, has been renewed.

10/19/2017 - Richland Two's 2017 College Fair

Students can speak to representatives from more than 25 SC colleges and universities!

10/18/2017 - Richland Two receives $1.3 million grant

$1.3 million grant from National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI), will help implement NMSI’s College Readiness Program.

10/16/2017 - Richland Two Principal Wins National Award

Richland Two Principal Among Nation's Best K-8 Principals

10/11/2017 - School Board Meeting Highlights

Richland Two October 10, 2017 School Board Meeting Highlights

10/6/2017 - School board meeting Tuesday, October 10

The school board will hold a regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday, October, 10

10/2/2017 - Special Called Board Meeting, Oct. 3, 2017

Richland Two Board to Hold a Special Called Meeting October 3, 2017.

10/2/2017 - Three schools offering free meals to all students

L.W. Conder Arts Integrated Magnet, Joseph Keels and Windsor elementary schools are participating in program

9/27/2017 - September 26 School Board Meeting Highlights

Richland Two School Board Meeting Highlights from September 26, 2017.

9/25/2017 - Richland Two Board Meeting and Workshop Scheduled for September 26

Richland County School District Two will hold a regularly scheduled board meeting, along with a workshop Tuesday, September 26, 2017.

9/19/2017 - Ridge View Wins National Public Relations Award

Ridge View High School is the recipient of a 2017 Golden Achievement Award from the National School Public Relations Association.

9/15/2017 - September 14 School Board Meeting Highlights

The board convened for a regularly scheduled meeting at R2i2.

9/14/2017 - Apply today for Sparkleberry Country Fair Teacher Grants

Application closes Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 5 p.m.

9/14/2017 - Seniors named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

Students competing for scholarships worth $32 million. 

9/14/2017 - Military-connected middle schoolers get federal support

Funds support improving student achievement

9/8/2017 - Richland School District Two will operate on a two-hour delay, Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Richland School District Two will operate on a two-hour delay, Tuesday, September 12, 2017. The delay will provide time for district and school administrators to check bus routes and school campuses for any damages caused by severe weather.
 

9/5/2017 - Nothing But Net

Richland One and Richland Two are Holding the Third Annual Employee Charity Basketball Game

9/5/2017 - Three School Board Members Recognized for Training

Three Richland School District Two Board of Trustees Earned Recognition by the South Carolina School Boards Association

9/5/2017 - Richland School District Two Hires New Director of Communications

Richland School District Two Hires Ishmael Abdus-Saboor as the New Director of Communications.

9/1/2017 - Richland Two Board Chair selected for congressional policy briefing

Board Chairman Craig Plank talk about school choice

8/28/2017 - August 22 School Board Meeting Highlights

Richland School District Two School Board Meeting Highlights from August 22, 2017.

8/28/2017 - Three schools in first cohort of nationally certified magnet schools

North Springs Elementary School, E. L. Wright Middle School and Richland Northeast High School earn national certification 

8/19/2017 - Richland Two offices and campuses to close at noon for eclipse

Richland Two offices and  campuses will close at noon on Monday, August 21 to avoid any safety or traffic issues related to the solar eclipse.

8/16/2017 - August 15 School Board Meeting Highlights

Richland School District Two School Board Meeting Highlights from August 15, 2017

8/14/2017 - Apply now for Free/Reduced Meals

Apply online or fill out a paper application 

8/9/2017 - August 8th School Board Meeting Highlights

Richland Two August 8, 2017 School Board Meeting Highlights

8/7/2017 - Richland Two Student Wins National Award

Kiara Hayes wins Bronze Medal at NAACP ACT-SO Olympics. 

8/3/2017 - School Board Holds Regularly Scheduled Meeting

The Richland Two School Board will hold a board meeting Tuesday, August 8, 2017. 

8/3/2017 - Do you have an appointment with HR?

Click here for important address information

8/3/2017 - College-Sponsored National Merit Scholarship Winners Announced

Seven Richland School District Two graduates have been named College-Sponsored National Merit Scholarship winners. 

7/20/2017 - Richland Two holding planning workshop

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a board workshop on Friday, July 21, 2017, and Saturday, July 22, 2017

7/20/2017 - Mark Your Calendars For "Step-Up To Sixth" and "Fresh Start"

Sixth- and ninth-graders in Richland Two get a head start on the new school year by participating in either “Step-Up to Sixth” or “Fresh Start” on August 18.

7/12/2017 - July 11, 2017 School Board Meeting Highlights

Click here to view the school board meeting highlights from July 11, 2017.

7/11/2017 - Board Elects New Board Officers for 2017–2018

The board elected board officers for the 2017-2018 school year.

7/10/2017 - Buddy bench dedicated to Dr. Franklin

A "buddy bench" at Polo Road Elementary School has been dedicated to Dr. Franklin.

7/6/2017 - School Board holds regularly scheduled meeting

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, July 11, 2017.

7/3/2017 - District Closed For Fourth of July Holiday

The district and schools will be closed for the July Fourth holiday. 

7/3/2017 - The Torch Passes in Richland Two — Meet and Greet for New Superintendent on July 11

You're invited to meet Dr. Baron R. Davis, who assumed the post as superintendent of Richland School District Two!

6/29/2017 - June 27 School Board Meeting Highlights

Read the highlights from the June 27, 2917 meeting of the Richland Two Board of Trustees.

6/22/2017 - Interested in teaching and have four year college degree?

Come learn about alternative routes to SC Teacher Certification at one of our information sessions.

6/22/2017 - Regularly Scheduled Board Meeting

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, June 27.
 

6/15/2017 - Project Care hosts "Healthy Choices, Healthy Families"

Healthy family discussions about youth substance use will be on the menu at the Healthy Choices, Healthy Families forum this month. 

6/14/2017 - School Board Meeting Highlights

Click here to read the board meeting highlights from the June 13, 2017 meeting.

6/14/2017 - CFA is accepting summer applications

Center for Achievement is accepting summer applications for students in grades 2-5 for the 2017-2018 school year.

6/2/2017 - Graduates Ready for the Big Day!

The joy of receiving a high school diploma is right around the corner for some 1,830 Richland Two seniors.

6/2/2017 - Watch Richland Two graduations live!

Don't miss the big moment! Click here to watch the graduations LIVE!

6/1/2017 - Regularly Scheduled Board Meeting

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, June 13, 2017.

5/31/2017 - Richland Two Summer Hours

Richland Two schools, centers and administrative offices will again operate on a four‐day work week beginning Monday, June 5, 2017, and ending Monday, August 7, 2017.

5/31/2017 - School's almost out for the summer in Richland Two

Richland Two is winding down the school year with only two more days of school!

5/30/2017 - Certification shows students ready for career success

Twelve Richland Two juniors and seniors enrolled at the Richland Two Institute of Innovation (R2i2) will be the first high school students in the nation to receive the Employers’ Choice EmployABILITY Soft Skills Certification.

5/26/2017 - RVHS Senior to graduate with perfect attendance

Ridge View High School senior Dasya’ Young hasn’t missed a single day of school in 12 years.

5/25/2017 - Memorial Day Holiday is Monday!

Don't forget! The district offices and schools will be closed Monday, May 29 in celebration of Memorial Day.

5/24/2017 - Board Meeting Highlights for May 23

Click here to read the Richland Two Board of Trustees highlights from their meeting on May 23.

5/23/2017 - Learning never stops in Richland Two!

Teachers, keep your skills sharp this summer with the Richland Two Summer Institute. Click here to more information!

5/19/2017 - Regularly Scheduled Board Meeting

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, May 23.

5/17/2017 - PRES student wins community service award

Polo Road Elementary fifth-grader Harmonie Frederick was named one of America's top 10 youth volunteers of 2017 by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards.

5/11/2017 - Superintendent-Elect Dr. Davis whips up meal in EdVenture's upcoming 100 Men Who Cook!

Superintendent-Elect Dr. Davis whips up culinary masterpiece in EdVenture's upcoming 100 Men Who Cook! 

5/8/2017 - SVHS senior named Presidential Scholar

Spring Valley High Senior Jenning Chen was announced as one of South Carolina's three Presidential Scholars.

5/8/2017 - Board to hold regularly scheduled meeting

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, May 9.
 

5/8/2017 - Mark your calendars for the WOW (Working on Wellness) Health Festival

Spring Valley Clinical Studies students have partnered with the district to host the WOW (Working on Wellness) Health Festival on Tuesday, May 16.

5/5/2017 - Richland Two welcomes new principals

Superintendent Debbie Hamm and Superintendent-Elect Baron Davis recommended and the Richland Two Board of Trustees approved new principals for Longleaf and Summit Parkway Middle schools.

5/4/2017 - 2016-2017 Teacher of the Year Banquet

Turn in to the live stream on May 4 at 6 p.m. to find out who will be the next district Teacher of the Year!

5/3/2017 - Board Meeting Highlights for May 2

Read more of the Board Meeting Highlights from the Richland Two Board Meeting on May 2.

5/1/2017 - Draft Day in Richland Two

Richland Two students are preparing to declare for the Draft with Draft Day GPS: Goals, Principles, Service.

5/1/2017 - PREVENTING THE SUMMER SLIDE: R2 Parent Institute for Learning and Engagement

Richland Two is hosting the R2 Parent Institute for Learning and Engagement to offer strategies and tips to help counteract summer learning loss. Join us on Wednesday, May 24, at the Richland Two Institute of Innovation (R2i2), located at 763 Fashion Drive across from Belk in the Village at Sandhill.
 

4/30/2017 - National Substitute Teacher Appreciation Week

Happy National Substitute Teacher Appreciation Week! We are thankful for our substitutes here in Richland Two!

4/28/2017 - Regularly Scheduled Board Meeting and Public Input Session on Budget

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, May 2.
 

4/21/2017 - Board to hold Special Called Board Meeting

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a Special Called Board Meeting on Tuesday, April 25, 2017.

4/20/2017 - 27 students win Sparkleberry Fair Scholarships

The Sparkleberry Country Fair is helping twenty-seven Richland Two students pay their college expenses. 

4/19/2017 - Board Meeting Highlights for April 18

Read more of the Board Meeting Highlights for the April 18 meeting.

4/14/2017 - School board meeting Tuesday

Regular meeting to start at 7 p.m.

4/14/2017 - Classes resume Monday, April 17, 2017

Students attend classes regularly

4/7/2017 - Spring Break — April 10-14, 2017

Schools, centers and administrative offices will be closed April 10-14. 

4/5/2017 - Early dismissal Wednesday, April 5

Based on severe weather reports, schools will dismiss early 

4/3/2017 - Severe weather cancels afterschool activities

Based on severe weather reports, Richland Two will cancel all afterschool activities for Monday, April 3, 2017.

3/31/2017 - Upcoming Richland Two Board Meetings

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will meet for two meetings on Tuesday, April 4, 2017.

3/30/2017 - Richland Two gets nod for re-accreditation

A three-day AdvancED accreditation visit ended with a highly complimentary exit report on Wednesday for Richland Two.
 

3/29/2017 - School Board Meeting Highlights

Read the highlights from the March 28, 2017 meeting of the Richland Two Board of Trustees.

3/29/2017 - Round Top student wins Future Chef

"Cam's Little Bites of Heaven" won over judges.

3/24/2017 - Richland Two School Board to hold meetings

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold two meetings next week.

3/22/2017 - ALERT Students Storm Citadel

Students compete in trebuchet building, launching activity

3/21/2017 - Round Top Named Palmetto's Finest

Award-winning school earns honor

3/15/2017 - March 14 School Board Highlights

Read more on the highlights of the Richland Two Board of Trustees meeting on March 14, 2017.

3/15/2017 - 11th-Graders to take WorkKeys®

On March 22, 2017, 11th-grade students in Richland Two will take WorkKeys®.

3/10/2017 - Sandlapper achieves Lighthouse School Status

Sandlapper Elementary has been designated a Lighthouse School, by implementing The Leader in Me process.

3/10/2017 - Board Meeting Scheduled

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold its next regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, March 14, 2017.

3/6/2017 - Special Called Board Meeting

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a Special Called Board Meeting on Tuesday, March 7, 2017, at 5:30 p.m.

3/6/2017 - Healthy comfort food on the menu for cooking competition

Sodexo will host its Seventh annual Future Chefs cooking competition on Thursday, March 16, 2017, at R2i2 from 4-6:30 p.m.

3/1/2017 - Feb. 28 Board Meeting Highlights

Highlights of the February 28, 2017 Richland Two School Board Meeting

2/27/2017 - 2017 Community Conversations Series

The Office of Diversity and Multicultural Inclusion hosts a series of community conversation.

2/24/2017 - Regularly Scheduled Board Meeting

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold its next regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, February 28.

2/21/2017 - All Positions Recruitment Fair March 2

The district is searching for applicants in all areas. Join the Richland Two team!

2/15/2017 - Feb. 14 Board Meeting Highlights

Check out the board meeting highlights from Feb. 14.

2/13/2017 - Thank you Bus Drivers and Monitors!

During February 13–17, we honor our Bus Drivers & Monitors for transporting our students to and from our schools and other activities safely each day!

2/10/2017 - First Small and Minority Vendor Showcase a Success

District and school administrators met with local business owners January 10, 2017.

2/3/2017 - Special Called Board Meeting

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold a Special Called Board Meeting on Tuesday, February 7, 2017, at 5:30 p.m. 

1/25/2017 - School Board Meeting Highlights

Richland Two School Board Meeting Highlights from the January 24, 2017 meeting.
 

1/24/2017 - Jan. 24 Board Meeting Highlights

Read the highlights from the Jan. 24 School Board Meeting.

1/20/2017 - School Board holds scheduled meeting

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold its next regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, January 24. 

1/11/2017 - Jan. 10 Board Meeting Highlights

Check out the highlights from the Jan. 10 Board Meeting.

1/9/2017 - School Board to hold regular-scheduled meeting

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold its next regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, January 10, 2016.
 

1/3/2017 - RVHS, JKES receive Active Schools Awards

RVHS and JKES receive Let’s Move! Active Schools National Awards from the Alliance for a Healthier Generation.

1/3/2017 - Special Called Board Meeting scheduled

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will meet on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.

12/15/2016 - Four Richland Two school board members recognized for participating in state level training

Four Richland Two school board members earned recognition by the South Carolina School Boards Association (SCSBA) for achievement in the association’s 2015–2016 Boardmanship Institute.
 

12/15/2016 - Dec. 13, 2016 Board Meeting Highlights

Review the Board Meeting Highlights from the December 13, 2016 meeting.

12/9/2016 - Denise Barth named Principal of the Year

Catawba Trail Elementary Principal Denise Barth was named the South Carolina Elementary School Principal of the Year by the South Carolina Association of School Administrators.

12/9/2016 - Two Elementary Students Win Conservation Awards

Two environmentally minded Richland Two students are among the state winners of the 2016 Conservation Poster contest.

12/9/2016 - School Board Meeting Tuesday Dec. 13

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold its next regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at R2i2.

11/14/2016 - November 15 Board Meeting Highlights

Click here to view the Board Meeting highlights from the November 15, 2016 Richland Two Board of Trustees.

11/14/2016 - Sparkleberry County Fair donated $23,000 for teacher grants

Thirty-five Richland Two teachers will be able to implement projects on their wish list, thanks to the Sparkleberry Country Fair.  Fair chairman John Monroe presented a $23,000 check to Richland Two Superintendent Dr. Debbie Hamm to pay for the projects. The money comes from proceeds from the 2016 Sparkleberry Country Fair.

11/11/2016 - Richland Two hosts Girls and Pearls Conference

Just imagine more than 500 girls wearing pearls while chatting about life’s experiences. These young ladies aren’t debutantes and won’t be “coming out.” They are guests of Richland Two’s first annual Girls and Pearls conference, a new mentoring initiative. The girls will learn how much they matter and connect with mentors who can help provide guidance in their lives.

10/21/2016 - Farm2School event at Windsor Elementary School

Windsor Elementary School students will learn how the food they eat in the cafeteria gets there during a Farm2School event on Friday, Oct. 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

10/21/2016 - Richland Two School Board to hold regularly scheduled meeting

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold its next regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, October 25, 2016. 

10/10/2016 - Richland Two School Board Meeting Highlights

Nancy Gregory, Chief Instructional Officer, shared information on the Math and Science Partnership (MSP) grant

9/27/2016 - September 27, 2016 Board Meeting Highlights

Paula China, principal of L.W. Conder Integrated Arts Elementary School, shared a video demonstrating how the school supports the integrated arts theme and prepares students to be college and career ready.
 

9/13/2016 - September 13, 2016 Board Meeting Highlights

Richland Two Transition Specialist Sarah Park from Blythewood High School, highlighted the work that she and other Transition Specialists are doing to help our students with disabilities be college and/or career-ready. 

8/23/2016 - August 23, 2016 Board Meeting Highlights

As part of the consent agenda, the board received a technology report with updates on Technology Integration, Innovation and Professional Development, Technology for Communications, Student Information Systems, Infrastructure and Support, and Business Systems.

8/9/2016 - August 9, 2016 Board Meeting Highlights

The board voted to approve the sale of 2,000 square-feet of land at the intersection of Risdon Way and North Springs for $900.00 to the SCDOT for the purpose of improving the intersection.

7/22/2016 - July 25, 2016 Special Called Richland Two Board​ Meeting

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold a Special Called Board Meeting on Monday, July 25, 2016. The meeting will begin at 2 p.m. at the Richland Two Conference Center located in Columbia Place Mall, 7201 Two Notch Rd, Columbia, 29223.

7/19/2016 - July 19, 2016 Board Meeting Highlights

As part of the consent agenda, the board received a Facilities Update on Elementary 20 and R2i2.
 
 

7/12/2016 - July 14, 2016 Special Called Board Meeting

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold a Special Called Board Meeting on Thursday, July 14, 2016. The meeting will begin at 5 p.m. at the Richland Two District Office, located at 6831 Brookfield Road, 29206.

6/30/2016 - June 30, 2016 School Board Meeting Highlights

As part of the consent agenda, the board received a technology report with updates on Technology Integration, Innovation and Professional Development, Technology for Communications, Student Information Systems, Infrastructure and Support, and Business Systems.
 
 

5/24/2016 - May 24, 2016 Richland Two School Board Meeting Highlights

As part of the consent agenda, the board received a facilities update on R2i2 and a technology report with updates on
Technology Integration, Innovation and Professional Development, Technology for Communications, Student Information Systems, Infrastructure and Support, and Business Systems.

5/9/2016 - Richland Two School Board Meeting Highlights

Special Recognitions
Students and staff were recognized for their achievements. Click here for a complete list of special recognitions.

4/29/2016 - Summit Parkway Middle celebrates 25th Anniversary

Join Summit Parkway Middle on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 6 p.m., as the school celebrates its 25th Anniversary. 

4/26/2016 - April 26, 2016 Richland Two School Board Meeting Highlights

Student Focus: North Springs Elementary
North Springs Elementary School’s Dare to Dream Dance Team performed for the board. The team of third- and fourth-grade students has performed at several school and community events during the school year.

4/14/2016 - Watch: Invitation for BMS 20th Anniversary

Watch: Invitation for BMS 20th Anniversary

4/12/2016 - April 12, 2016 Richland Two School Board Meeting Highlights

Voting Item: Consent Agenda
As part of the consent agenda, the board received a facilities update on Elementary School 20.

3/22/2016 - March 22, 2016 Richland Two School Board Meeting Highlights

Voting Item: Consent Agenda

As part of the consent agenda, the board received a facilities update on R2i2 and a technology report with updates on Technology for Communications, Student Information Systems, Infrastructure and Support, and Business Systems

3/14/2016 - Watch as Richland Two Celebrates Literacy Week

Richland Two Celebrates Literacy Week

3/8/2016 - March 8, 2016 Richland Two School Board Meeting Highlights

Voting Item: Consent Agenda

As part of the consent agenda, the board received a facility update on the construction of Elementary School 20.

2/23/2016 - February 23, 2016 School Board meeting highlights

Voting Item: Consent Agenda

As part of the consent agenda, the board received a facilities update on R2i2 and a technology report with updates on Instructional Technology and Professional Development, Technology for Communications, Student Information Systems, Infrastructure and Support, and Business Systems.
 

2/9/2016 - February 9, 2016 School Board meeting highlights

Faculty Focus: 
AP U.S. Government teacher Patrick Kelly from Blythewood High School shared his experience serving as a Teaching Ambassador Fellow for the U.S. Department of Education.  Patrick shared what he has been doing as a Fellow and how the experience has influenced his instruction and professional development.

2/2/2016 - Students participate in Youth Leadership Training

The Project CARE Coalition is partnering with Leading To Change to host a two-day Youth Leadership Training. Some 240 middle and high school students will enhance leadership skills and learn how to prevent risky behavior. 

1/26/2016 - January 26, 2016 School Board meeting highlights

Voting Item: Consent Agenda
As part of the consent agenda, the board received a facilities update on R2i2 and a technology report with updates on Instructional Technology and Professional Development, Infrastructure and Support, and Business Systems.

1/12/2016 - January 12, 2016 School Board Meeting Highlights

Voting Item: Consent Agenda
As part of the consent agenda, the board received a facilities update regarding Elementary School 20.

12/8/2015 - December 8, 2015 School Board meeting highlights

Voting Item: Consent Agenda
As part of the consent agenda, the board received a technology report with updates on Instructional Technology and Professional Development, Infrastructure and Support, and Business Systems.

11/23/2015 - State report cards show Richland Two's graduation rates on the rise

As reported on the State Report Cards released on Nov. 18, 2015, Richland School District Two’s graduation rates are rising and exceeding the state average.

11/16/2015 - Special called School Board meeting Monday, November 16

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold a Special Called Board Meeting on Monday, Nov. 16, 2015. 

11/9/2015 - School Board to meet November 10, 2015

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, November 10, 2015. Click here to view the agenda for the meeting.

11/2/2015 - TEDxBlythewood January 19, 2016 at Westwood High School

For the first time ever in Blythewood, SC, TEDxBlythewoodED brings speakers from all over the midlands of South Carolina to talk about learning, and how we can reimagine school to make the world better!

10/31/2015 - District's updated response to Spring Valley High School incident

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Following the Special Called Board Meeting on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, Board Chairman James Manning stated, “School officials and police officers both have the tough job of making on-the-spot judgment calls during the course of their daily duties.

10/28/2015 - Special Called Board meeting October 29, 2015

The Richland Two Board of Trustees will hold a Special Called Board Meeting Thursday, October 29. 

10/27/2015 - District's response to the Richland County Sheriff's October 28, 2015 news conference

Today during the Richland County Sheriff’s Department news conference, Richland School District Two learned that Sheriff Leon Lott has terminated school resource officer Ben Fields after his actions inside a Spring Valley High School classroom on Monday. 

10/27/2015 - Richland Two statements regarding incident at Spring Valley High School

Statement from Dr. Debbie Hamm, Richland School District Two Superintendent:
Our District is deeply concerned about an incident that occurred at Spring Valley High School today. The incident took place between a school resource officer employed by the Richland County Sheriff’s Department and a student. Video of the incident is circulating on social media. 

10/27/2015 - October 27, 2015 School Board Meeting Highlights

Voting Item: Consent Agenda
As part of the consent agenda, the board received a facilities report updating the status of the Institute of Innovation and a technology report with updates on R2 Innovates, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Pilot testing and R2i2 registration.

10/23/2015 - SCPASS, ACT Aspire and ACT results

​On Oct. 23, 2015, the S.C. State Department of Education released results for SCPASS, ACT Aspire and ACT tests. Richland Two scores are comparable with state averages on the new standardized tests that were administered for the first time in the spring of 2015.

10/13/2015 - October 13, 2015 School Board meeting highlights

Voting Item:Policy Updates
The board voted to approve the recommended changes to the following policies:

10/2/2015 - Students participate in youth leadership training

The Project CARE Coalition is partnering with Leading To Change to host a two-day Youth Leadership Training. Some 240 middle and high school students will enhance leadership skills and learn how to prevent risky behavior.

9/29/2015 - September 29, 2015 School Board meeting highlights

Voting Item: Consent Agenda
As part of the consent agenda, the board received a technology report with updates on Instructional Technology and Professional Development, Infrastructure and Support, and Business Systems.
 

9/23/2015 - Students earn career readiness certification

On Sept. 22, 2015, the S.C. State Department of Education released summary scores from the state’s first administration of the ACT WorkKeys skills assessment. 

9/8/2015 - September 8, 2015 School Board Meeting Highlights

Faculty Focus: New to Two
Two of the district’s first year teachers and Richland Two graduates, Martin Sims from Spring Valley High School and Kiara Pauling from Catawba Trail Elementary School, spoke about the support they have received from the district as new teachers and their reasons for returning to Richland Two to begin their teaching careers.

9/2/2015 - School districts to hold friendly basketball rematch to defeat breast cancer

Two Midlands school districts are lacing up and taking it to the basketball court to see who can score the most points and raise the most money to fight breast cancer. 

8/26/2015 - August 25, 2015 School Board meeting highlights

Voting Item: Consent Agenda
As part of the consent agenda, the board received a technology report with updates on Instructional Technology and Professional Development, Infrastructure and Support, and Business Systems.

8/24/2015 - School Board to hold special called board meeting August 24, 2015

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold a Special Called Board Meeting on Monday, August 24, 2015. The meeting will begin at 4:30 p.m. at the Richland Two District Office, located at 6831 Brookfield Road, 29206.

8/24/2015 - School Board to hold special called board meeting August 24, 2015

The Richland School District Two Board of Trustees will hold a Special Called Board Meeting on Monday, August 24, 2015. The meeting will begin at 4:30 p.m. at the Richland Two District Office, located at 6831 Brookfield Road, 29206.

8/11/2015 - August 11, 2015 School Board Meeting Highlights

Voting Item: Contractual Matter
The board voted to authorize MB Kahn to update the 2014 10-year Facility Study at a cost not to exceed $10,000.
 

6/23/2015 - June 23, 2015 School board meeting highlights

Consent Agenda Items
As part of the consent agenda, the board received an update on technology projects throughout the district.