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     HOSA SLC Winners

    Junior & Senior Night

    JR SR Night Flyer

    Scholarship Opportunity

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    Midlands Technical College

    $100,000 is up for grabs if you are a new student or a current student apply now for scholarships at MTC deadline April 15, 2019. Don't miss this opportunity to fund your future. For more information please see Ms. Flemming-Tyler.


    JROTC Advances to Round II of the National Academic and Leadership Bowl

    Congratulations to each of the 1,410 teams that participated in the 2018-19 Army JROTC Academic Bowl – Level I and 1352 teams that participated in the 2018-2019 Army Leadership Bowl-Level I. It was a tough challenge! Lower Richland Army JROTC qualified to advance to the next level of competition in BOTH THE ACADEMIC AND LEADERSHIP BOWLS. Level II will be held March 1-15 and will determine the 32 academic teams and 40 leadership teams that will participate in the Championship in June 2019. Good luck to all the teams! NOTE: Teams in Level II will be tested on financial literacy questions from three videos available at under Army Academic – Contest Information


    Please note, this is only Level I.  We have much work to do in order to move to Level III, The National Championship.  As noted in the attached e-mail, Lower Richland is the only Army JROTC Program in RSDO advancing to Level II.  Also, please be reminded that our Leadership Team qualified and competed in the 2017-2018 National Championship.


    Academic Team:


    Chloe-Ann Cook (Team Captain)

    Kiziah Jennings

    Robert Thompson

    Leina Bostic

    Joel Gilmore

    Antonia Belton


    Leadership Team:


    Ja'Mani Rowes (Team Captain)

    De'Ja Young

    Matthew Freie

    Xavier Hannibal

    Charles Jones

    Ja'Shaun Woodruff


    Battalion Coordinator:  QuinShawn Norwoord

    Battalion Commander:  Breanna Calhoun

    Allen Univeristy Open House


    Allen University Open House


    Students receive West Point nomination from Rep. James Clyburn

    West Point

     MTC Lunch and Learn Flyer

    Parent Portal Access

    Click the link above to follow the guided instructions to setup you account today.  The District requires all parents and guardians to complete this process for the 2018-2019 school year.

    District Mission Statement

    We are Richland One, a leader in transforming lives through education, empowering all students to achieve their potential and dreams.


    Lower Richland High Mission Statement

    The mission of Lower Richland High School is to engage students in positive, productive, and innovative learning experiences in order to become successful, responsible, and competitive in a global and technological society.

    We believe that..

    • Each student has the ability to learn and to be successful.
    • Changing cultural diversity is a positive element that teaches respect and enriches society.
    • Students learn in different ways and deserve the opportunity to achieve at their own ability level. 
    • Each student must assume responsibility for his/her own potential.
    • Character matters; honesty, integrity, and mutual respect are vital.
    • Educators will use a variety of effective teaching methods and strategies with high expectations.
    • A safe and supportive environment is essential to the growth and success of all individuals.
    • Learning is a continuous process of integrated experiences that ultimately produce change. 
    • Education is the shared responsibility of the students, school, home, and community.


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Message from Our Principal

Greetings Diamond Hornet Students:

We are excited to have you return for one of the best school years ever! For the 2018-2019 academic year, our school-wide theme is “Cultivate, Collaborate, and Elevate!”

* Cultivate-we will continue to nurture our students academically and socially while supporting them in their specific areas of need.

* Collaborate-we will encourage student collaboration during school and through community services opportunities.

* Elevate-we will push our students to achieve at their highest levels.

I am honored to continue this journey with you as your principal. As we enter this new school year, we can be proud of what we have achieved at Lower Richland High School academically, athletically, and competitively. We will continue to soar to higher levels of achievement.

Our school’s dedicated faculty and staff have a common goal: To do what is best for students and to always search for better ways to achieve this goal. The policies, guidelines, and procedures in place exist to ensure that we have a safe atmosphere conducive to learning. We want you to have the best learning opportunities possible and to have a tremendous experience at Lower Richland High School! Have a great year in the Diamond Mine!


Dr. Ericka R. Hursey, Principal