• Spotlight on Alum

  • At Orangeburg County School District, we take immense pride in the achievements of our alumni. They are not just a testament to our educational excellence but also pillars of inspiration, having made significant strides in various fields. From revolutionizing industries to serving communities, their stories are as diverse as they are inspiring.

    Unfolding the Legacy of OCSD is more than a campaign; it’s a journey through the remarkable accomplishments of our graduates. Here, we share the narratives of those who have taken the lessons learned within our walls to the wider world, creating a lasting impact.

    This platform is an invitation for you to explore these stories, celebrate the successes, and perhaps, find inspiration in the paths they have carved. We also encourage you to contribute by nominating an OCSD alum whose story deserves to be told.

    Join us in unfolding the legacy of our school district, one alumni story at a time.

    📝 Nominate an Alumni Today

Meet Our Alum

  •  Dr. Joseph Rush, III - Lake Marion High School '08...READ MORE

    Dr. Joseph Rush, III - Lake Marion High School '08...READ MORE

    Growing up in Vance, South Carolina, a place where everyone knows your name and community spirit runs deep, Dr. Joseph Rush, III started his journey. As a Lake Marion High School graduate of 2008, Rush’s tale is not just one of personal success but of genuine connection and a drive to make a difference in a way that feels authentic to him.

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  • Dr. Shalonda Oliver - Orangeburg-Wilkinson High School '01...READ MORE

    Dr. Shalonda Oliver - Orangeburg-Wilkinson High School '01...READ MORE

    Dr. Shalonda Oliver's story begins like many from the Orangeburg County School District - full of dreams and potential. Today, she stands as the first Chief Nursing Informatics Officer at Ralph H. Johnson VA Healthcare System in Charleston, S.C., a role where technology and healthcare come together to enhance patient care. A mentor, educator, and mother, Dr. Oliver's path from a high school student in Orangeburg to a leader in nursing informatics is a story of perseverance, dedication, and the power of education...

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