February 2020

Month

Students from across South Carolina arrived at Presbyterian College recently to compete in the 11th Annual Palmetto Chinese Star competition. Participants at the prestigious event ranged in age from kindergarten  to college, and they showcased a variety of language and cultural skills, with one student being crowned the Palmetto Star.   This year, the honor of...
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Governor McMasters awarded the Order of the Palmetto to East Point Academy Head of School Mark A. Bounds for extraordinary service and achievements across the state of South Carolina. Bounds was recognized for his “…servant’s heart, and inspiring guidance” at East Point Academy’s annual Chinese New Year Gala by Joan Hoffman, President of East Point...
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West Columbia, S.C. – Lions, dragons, dancing, and music streamed through the hallways of East Point Academy for the annual Chinese New Year Parade and Celebration. Arts integration was on full display with student performances in Chinese Dance, Chorus, Strings and Orchestra, Drum Team, Theatre, and live calligraphy painting. Celebrations began with a traditional Dragon...
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