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11:40 am on Tuesday November 19, 2013

Port Royal Elementary nomination to National Register of Historic Places advances

A state-level panel has approved Port Royal Elementary School's advancement on the historic register.
3:31 am on Wednesday July 31, 2013

Port Royal Elementary School may earn historic designation

At 102 years of age, Port Royal Elementary School could soon be added to the National Register of Historic Places.
10:15 am on Saturday January 21, 2012

Port Royal Elementary School Improvement Council receives spot on 2012 state Honor Roll

Flickr user MyTudut The School Improvement Council at Port Royal Elementary School has recently been named to the S.C. School Improvement Council's Honor Roll for this year. Port Royal is one of only 15 SICs on the Honor Roll, all in the running for...
12:21 am on Monday September 26, 2011

Hundreds turn out to celebrate Port Royal Elementary School

Only weeks ago Port Royal Elementary School was facing its closure, but today hundreds of people came together to celebrate 100 years of history and to celebrate 100 years to come. Speakers at the celebration included former principals, Port Royal...
4:48 am on Wednesday September 7, 2011

Beaufort school board at least as smart as a fifth-grader

Flickr user ckphotography Fifth-graders didn't want to move to area middles schools from their elementary schools, at least their parents didn't want them to, and so the Beaufort County Board of Education has decided to keep them where they are....
2:30 am on Wednesday July 20, 2011

Final Beaufort school closure recommendation meeting today (with task force member list)

Flickr user ckphotography After a not-too-eventful Beaufort County Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, a final meeting of the School Closure Task Force is slated for today, July 20. The task force will meet from 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at...
10:25 am on Monday July 18, 2011

As Beaufort school closure decision looms, here's what's next (update: Task force recommendation could come Thursday)

Flickr user ckphotography Updated July 18: There's been a bit of confusion regarding when the School Closure Task Force will makes its recommendations to the board of education. Hopefully we can clarify some of that for you. According to what we'...
3:45 am on Friday July 15, 2011

S.C. Rep Shannon Erickson questions Beaufort school closure task force

You may recall that as part of our Port Royal Elementary School coverage we questioned why this 'task force' that has been asked to suggest potential school closures had 15 members voting one meeting and then only nine the next. Well it looks like...
11:29 am on Friday July 1, 2011

Port Royal school's potential closure served up with an ample dose of irony

In case you missed it, an advisory board that will send its recommendations to the Beaufort Conty Board of Education voted Wednesday to close Port Royal Elementary School. If you did miss the story check it out here. That potential closure comes...
5:58 am on Monday December 13, 2010

Kiwanis Club donates dictionaries to Port Royal students (w/video)

Flickr user fijneman WTOC has a nice holiday report on the Kiwanis Club of Beaufort donating dictionaries to third-graders at Port Royal Elementary School. You can see the brief story here and the video below.