District 55 will be closed Monday, September 1 in honor of Labor Day. 
Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated  to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country.
  District ACT Scores Increase
2014 ACT results show that the District 55 mean composite score increased from 18.7 in 2013 to 19.4 in 2014 - - an increase of 0.7 points. ACT officials note that districts and schools with a 0.3 point increase or greater show statistically significant improvement. District 55 is one of 32 districts in SC to achieve this level of improvement. The ACT tests students in four subject areas: English, math, reading, and science. The number of students in SC who took the ACT in 2014 was the highest number on record. For additional information on ACT, visit the website at http://www.act.org/.
      Laurens County School District 55 . . .
a system of excellence and equity in educational practices for each learner.   
Laurens County School District 55 Administrative Office
1029 West Main Street * Laurens, South Carolina * 29360
Telephone - 864-984-3568   864-984-3568 
 Dr. Billy R. Strickland, Superintendent

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