Superintendent Nancy McGinley said Tuesday she was contacted last week by a board member who said the parent of an opposing player was offended by the celebrations by the mostly white Academic Magnet High School
football team in Charleston County, South Carolina.
Academic Magnet High School
that when something doesn't go a person's way, they just have to adjust.
The Color of Justice program was well attended by students from many different local area middle and high schools including Burke High School, Academic Magnet High School
, Fort Dorchester High School, and Alston Middle School among others.
Between cracking the books at Academic Magnet High School
(the 12th rated High School in the country) and competing in Irish Dance competitions internationally, Savannah McHale busts some caps with The Steel Stingers--a Scholastic Steel Challenge team shooting out of Palmetto Gun Club in the Charleston, S.C.
By David Zhang, SCJAS Co-President, Academic Magnet High School
RAY BIGNALL is student council president at Nashville's Hume-Fogg Academic Magnet High School
. Bignall is a National Merit Scholar, National Ventures Scholar and a member of the National Honor Society.
Maureen Jessup, principal of Academic Magnet High School
in Charleston County (S.C.) School District, says Harkness is "a fabulous way to teach not only gifted children but all learning styles." The school has an average class size of 25.
The high schools that participated in the 2010 SCJAS Annual Meeting include: Academic Magnet High School
(AMHS), Dutch Fork High School (DFHS), Governor's School for Science and Math (GSSM), Heathwood Hall Episcopal School (HHES), Hilton Head (HHPS), Lexington High School (LHS), Southside High School, Spring Valley High School (SVHS), and Timberland High School.