Back to School

  HCS officials say to expect transportation delays, ask for patience

The first day of the 2019-20 school year is officially in the books and the new school year is underway. This means increased traffic and activity within school zones, as well as more buses on the roads.

  GALLERY: Students in Horry, Florence counties head back to school

  First Alert: Back to school, back to the summer heat

  Are your kids back on their school sleep schedule? Experts say it’s not too late

  Back-to-school life hacks for parents and students

  First Alert: First day of school forecast

  Horry County Schools reveals number of unvaccinated students ahead of school year

Continued Coverage

Uber partners with campus safety groups for back-to-college education campaign

  Tips to help cut back on your child’s screen time ahead of the new school year

  Back-to-school: What you need to know about the food services program at Horry County Schools

  Florence School District One hires student-teachers to fill teacher vacancies

  Horry County Schools providing more mental health counselors this school year

  Horry County Schools continue to perfect bus routes ahead of new year

  Some teachers head back to work at Florence’s newest school

The first day back to work for some teachers meant the first day in a new school.

  Doctors urging parents to vaccinate children before heading back to school

Students in the Pee Dee and Horry County are officially one week away from the start of the new school year and that means parents and guardians are going through those back-to-school checklists to make sure students are prepared.

Tips to prevent bullying this school year

Students across the Grand Strand and Pee Dee will soon be back in the classroom to kick off a new school year.

How parents of special needs children can help the new school year start off right

Students across the Grand Strand and the Pee Dee will soon be starting a new school year, which means a new grade, new teachers and possibly even a new school.

Checklist for helping your child with their homework

5 tips to help you and your child kick off the school year right

S.C. Highway Patrol advises caution in school zones as students prepare to head back to class

  Horry County Schools releases top 10 things to know before school starts

  Richland Two school kicks off the school year with parody of hit ‘Old Town Road’

  Deal Diva: Back-to-school tech deals

  Horry County Schools toughening punishment for students caught vaping

The rise in vaping among teens is pushing Horry County Schools to toughen its stance.

  Bulletproof backpacks being sold in Grand Strand stores

You may come across the word “bulletproof” while shopping in the back-to-school section this year. Stores are selling a product designed to protect students from gunfire, right next to the school supplies.

  One month to go until school starts for Horry County students

The start of the new school year is upon us.

  Deal Diva: Deals and discounts for teachers just in time for back-to-school

Hundreds of retailers offer discounts and deals exclusively for educators and teachers in time for back-to-school, and year round.