Vote for Taylor Goodwin - She's Got Talent!
Please help Taylor WIN this competition. Visit the SC Future Minds website to cast your vote for Taylor. Her video is near the bottom. Check the box next to Taylor's video and your vote will be submitted.
Vote once each day from now until February 15.
Two FLBA Members Finish First at District Conference
Two seniors placed first in Public Service Announcement at the District Leadership Conference of Future Business Leaders of America: Nahndi Kirk-Bradley and Thanh Vi Nguyen. In all, ten FBLA members under the direction of business teacher Gwendolyn Fludd won the right to compete at the State Conference in Charleston.
Two Cadets Place First at District JROTC Drill
Congratulations to senior CJ Fripp who placed first in Individual Knock-out at the annual District JROTC Drill Meet. Junior Nautica Byrd led the Basic Squad Armed to a first place finish. She also placed third in Individual Exhibition.
To see who else placed at the meet,
Congratulations to sophomore Justin Blunt. On January 18, he was awarded a Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dream Keeper Scholarship in the amount of $250. Justin is a member of the 100 Black Men of Greater Columbia mentoring group and was their nominee for this prestigious award.
To read why Justin was chosen to receive this award,
Monday, February 08, 2016
Our sorrow over the loss of Alexis Arellano is tempered by
the many memories we share of such a well-liked and accomplished
student, athlete, gentleman and friend. Rest in peace, Alexis.
I am excited to announce, along with Richland School District
One and the College Board, that Dreher High School has been
selected to participate in the College Board's AP Capstone
Diploma Program. The AP Capstone Diploma Program focuses on the
inquiry, research, and writing skills crucial for success in
college and careers.
To implement the program, Dreher will offer an AP Seminar
in the fall 2016 and an AP Research course in the following
year. These courses are in addition to the score of AP courses
currently being offered to our students.
We are honored to be one of South Carolina's first schools to
offer this innovative program, which will better prepare our
diverse student population for college and career success and which
will continue Dreher's proud tradition by expanding access to
challenging course work and the development of important skills in
accordance with our mission.
The mission of Dreher High School mirrors that of Richland
County School District One: We are Dreher High School, a leader in
transforming through education, empowering all students to achieve
their potential and dreams.
Our vision is that Dreher High School, by maintaining a
safe, caring environment and providing a rigorous education, will
prepare every student to be a successful, contributing citizen in a
Dreher believes that: