Stribling Participates in NYLF Engineering Experience

  Rising sophomore, Hannah Stribling, participated in the National Youth Leadership Forum’s Engineering and Technology experience in mid-July at Georgia Tech in Atlanta, GA. During this eight-day program, held at three of the top five engineering schools in the U.S., students explored the ever-evolving fields of design, 3-D modeling, game and web development, robotics and […]

Tindall and Anderson Attend HOBY Leadership Weekend

  Rising juniors Wil Tindall and Ryan Anderson attended the Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership (HOBY) Program’s annual leadership weekend this summer. HOBY programs provide students selected by their schools to participate in unique leadership training, service-learning and motivation-building experiences. HOBY’s mission is to inspire and develop our global community of youth and volunteers to a […]

Rising Seniors Attend Palmetto State

The American Legion and the Ladies Auxiliary of Laurens have sponsored students from Laurens Academy to attend Palmetto Boys and Girls State this summer. Palmetto Boys and Girls State is a one-week leadership and citizenship training program, created to educate outstanding high school students about state and local government and citizenship. Students experience governmental procedure […]

Eighth Graders Tour Congaree National Park

To enhance their understanding of the role rivers play in shaping our land, eighth graders visited Congaree National Park. The park is noted for its national champion trees and biodiversity, as well as being the largest tract of old growth floodplain forest in the continental US.