Tag Archives: Richland School District 2

Richland 2 Crawls onto Transparency Bandwagon

The last of South Carolina’s 80-plus school districts has finally posted its check register online, nearly 1.5 years after being required to do so by a state budget proviso. Richland School District 2, one of the 10 largest school districts … Continue reading

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An $85,000 “Learning” Trip for Richland 2 Principals

Richland School District 2 spent about $85,000 to send 31 principals and other administrators on a five-day “learning” trip to a Florida resort in July, The Nerve was informed last week in response to an S.C. Freedom of Information Act request. … Continue reading

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Richland 2 Adds $1,000 Bonus for Teacher Attendance

For more than a year, Richland School District 2 officials have failed to follow a state law directing it to post the spending details of its budget online, arguing that it will not do so until it receives funding from the state. Continue reading

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