Lexington Richland Five

Enrollment Freeze at Chapin and Lake Murray Elementary in District Five

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– If you are planning on sending your child to Chapin or Lake Murray Elementary, you need to be aware of an enrollment freeze impacting ‘new’ students. According to a release from Lexington Richland District Five, the freeze is meant to address increasing enrollment for elementary schools in the Chapin area. District officials announced that students and families…

Ready the Ladder: Fire Trucks Donated to Midlands Schools

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)- The Columbia Fire Department has a unique plan to recruit future fire fighters. On Wednesday, the department donated three fire trucks to Richland School District One and Two and Lexington Richland Five. The trucks will be used in fire-fighting training programs at high schools in those districts. Fire Chief Aubrey Jenkins says the trucks will give students real-world…

Lexington Richland Five to Host Community Fair Tuesday

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–Lexington-Richland School District Five is inviting parents and families to attend its annual Community Services Fair. The fair is Tuesday at Irmo High School from 5:30pm-7:30pm Officials say it’s an opportunity for families and students with disabilities to connect with service providers and plan for the future. Over 30 organizations will be represented and the fair is sponsored by…