BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – Officials will unveil the new Carolyn Lewis School Monday ahead of the 2023-2024 Berkeley County school year. 

Lewis was the first female Berkeley County School District board member in 1976 and later became the Board Chair.

A ribbon cutting ceremony for the Carolyn Lewis School was held Monday at 5:30 p.m. 

Members of the Lewis family, like Sheriff Duane Lewis, were in attendance to celebrate the opening of the new school.

Carolyn Lewis School is a K-8 public school located at 380 Coleridge Road.  

The Goose Creek Police Department was recently awarded a grant to provide more resource officers in area schools such as the new Carolyn Lewis School, Howe Hall AIMS Elementary, and Westview Elementary.