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Voted The State's 2023: Bronze Best Elementary School 

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Driven Profiles

Richland Two educators recognize that education is a calling and each possesses a passion for helping students achieve success. Learn more about the dedicate professionals who inspire students and each other every day. 

Stacey Higgins

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A leap of faith and breath of fresh air

Ms. Higgins believes in fostering a nurturing and inclusive classroom environment where every student can thrive.

Teresa Suber


The Heart of Forest Lake

Ms. Teresa Suber has been an indispensable part of our school community for the past 26 years.

Dr. Sabina Mosso-Taylor

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South Carolina Elementary Principal of the Year

Jackson Creek Elementary School's Dr. Sabina Mosso Taylor was named the 2024 South Carolina Elementary Principal of the Year by the South Carolina Association of School Administrators (SCASA)


Harrison Love & Timel Benton

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Representation Matters

Round Top Elementary teachers Harrison Love and Timel Benton empower all of their students to overcome and thrive. Each day they show their students that being hearing impaired shouldn't hold them back from achieving.

ShaQuana Bracey

From Teacher Cadet to Classroom Star

ShaQuana Bracey developed a love for children during her high school teacher cadet class. The relationships she builds with her students and their families fuel the successes in her classroom.

Jeff O'Shields

The Man, the Myth, the Legend

Jeff O'Shields' science classes are the stuff of legend. His passion for teaching and science are infectious. 

Signature Learning

Choice is the hallmark of Richland Two schools. Our programs immerse students in distinctive and captivating learning opportunities that go beyond the ordinary.

eLc Elementary Learning Collaborative

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The Elementary Learning Collaborative magnet is designed to meet the needs of and challenge highly motivated students that demonstrate the potential for high achievement.

NASA Explorer School

NASA Explorer School

Our NASA Explorer School Magnet provides an enriched experience for all Forest Lake students. NASA educational resources are seamlessly integrated into all curriculum areas, beginning in Kindergarten. 



At Forest Lake Elementary, our NASA related arts class is an exciting experience where students embark on an engaging journey to the cosmos. This unique program offers a thrilling fusion of creativity and science, allowing young minds to reach for the stars and beyond.

Project Lead the Way

Project Lead the Way

Welcome to a transformative educational experience at Forest Lake Elementary! Our Project Lead the Way (PLTW) class is a dynamic, hands-on approach to education that equips students with the skills and knowledge they need to excel in the ever-evolving world. 

Lonnie B. Nelson Elementary | ACE Magnet

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ACE students learn financial literacy 

Westwood High | Cyber Security

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Cybersecurity is the wave of the future. Students will be ahead of the game and will be ready to compete in the workforce.

Spring Valley High | Discovery and Explorations

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Spring Valley High magnets are committed to cultivating, energizing, and graduating high-achieving high school graduates.

Richland Northeast High | Three Magnets, One School

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Performers, journalists, artists and high-achievers all find a place within Richland Northeast High's magnet programs. 

Joseph Keels Elementary | Strings Project Partnership

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Thanks to a partnership with the University of South Carolina Joseph Keels Elementary students are learning to make music and explore 

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