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Lexington One students exceeding state averages on key tests

Good news for parents in Lexington County’s largest school district. Data from the S.C. Department of Education shows Lexington County School District One students are improving on their year-end assessments and scoring better than the state average on state testing. The key tests taken by students in various grades include End-of-Course Examination Program (EOCEP), S.C. Palmetto Assessment of State Standards…

Lexington One students outpace the state on college-bound tests

College-bound high school students in Lexington County One School District came up aces in the most recent round of testing this past spring, the district announced. On the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT), one of the two most-common tests relied on by colleges and universities for admission, Lexington One students’ average scores outpaced both the state and national averages. Students also…

Lexington One’s new superintendent receives contract extension

School board gives Gregory Little a vote of confidence six months in to his tenure

New Lexington County School District One superintendent Gregory Little has received a thumbs-up from the school board. Barely six months into the job at the county’s largest school district, board members recently gave him a vote of confidence following a mandated interim performance evaluation, and rewarded him with a one-year contract extension that runs through June 30, 2020. Lexington One…