S.C. Supreme Court Finds State Failing Poorest School Districts


In a legal decision that could impact the state’s public school system, the S.C. Supreme Court ruled that the state has failed in its duty to provide “a minimally adequate” education to children living in the state’s poorest school districts. State Senator John Matthews testified to the Court that “we must do whatever it takes to make sure our children’s opportunities are not defined by where they live.”

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