Global Minds with Caring Hearts

 


Our  Administration!

Alicia Prezzy, Assistant Principal
Jim Hamby, Principal
Michele Zee, Assistant Principal

The mission of Lexington Elementary School, in partnership with our community, is to develop in an enriched learning environment, life-long learners for the ever-changing world who demonstrate the International Baccalaureate attributes and attitudes of responsible citizens in a global society.

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LES Birthday Book Club is Back!

We will be selling Birthday Books Sunday!  Please bring exact change or check for $15 if you would like to sign up Sunday!

Celebrate your child’s birthday by joining the LES Birthday Book Club!
By joining the LES Birthday Book Club, your child will:

  • Choose a book from the special Birthday Book Club cart in the Learning Commons
  • Have his or her name placed on a bookplate inside the front cover of the book
  • Be the first to check out that book from our library
  • Get a special birthday prize

Complete the form (linked) below and send it back to school along with your contribution of $15.00 (please make checks payable to LES).  Your child will select a book from our LES Birthday Book Club cart. Your child will be the first to check out their book!  After your child has shared the book with family, they will return the book to the LES Learning Commons for many other children to read and enjoy. The book will have a label indicating that it was a birthday book to your child.  Joining the Birthday Book Club is a great way to celebrate a birthday and will help our library build a supply of new and exciting books. If you have any questions, please let us know!

 

Birthday Book Club form, click to print a copy, complete and return to LES!

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Sunday Student Drop-In & Parent Orientation (2:30 – 4pm)

Sunday, August 19th, we will be open for students and parents!

2:30-3pm Students Drop-In.  Students will have the opportunity to meet thier teachers and visit thier classrooms. If you want to bring in your school supplies at this time, you may!

3-4pm – Parent Orientation in the classrooms.  Students will be asked to go to the Cafe for a movie.  There will be teacher supervision.  Parents will have the opportunity to learn the expectations, schedules, philosophies of their students’ teachers.  At the conclusion of the orientation they may pick their students up from the Cafe.

1:30 – 2:30 pm – New Student Orientation  (not 4 or 5 year old kindergarten)
Meet in the Little Theater.

Lexington County Public Library will be on site signing families up for library cards if they don’t already have one!  Just bring your driver’s license or photo ID! 

We look forward to seeing everyone Sunday!

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Class Assignment Day – Thursday, August 9th

Lexington Elementary will host Class Assignment Day, Thursday, August 9th.
We will be open from 9am – 1pm and 3pm – 6pm.

1) You must bring current Proof of Residency in order to go through the registration process.
Examples include (with guardian’s name):
*Water bill
*Power/Electric bill or
*Lease agreement

2) In order to speed up this process, you will need to complete your on-line registration prior to arriving (using student snapcode that was emailed out).  If you did not receive an email about the online registration/snapcode, please contact the school at 803-821-4000.  We will also have a computer lab for you to complete the on-line registration on Assignment Day.

3.  If you received a letter from Lexington One Food Service, you will need to bring this letter with you.

4. Any outstanding balances from the previous year will need to be settled at our fee table.

This event allows you to not only register your child, but also join the PTA, purchase spirit wear, and discover who your child’s teacher will be.

We look forward to seeing everyone Thursday!

 

 

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Town of Lexinton’s Traffic Improvements and the Impact on LES

As you know, the Town of Lexington is completing the One-Way Pair project and is currently in the engineering portion of the Crossroad Improvements at Lake Dr. & Sunset Blvd. which directly impacts Lexington Elementary School in a positive way.

To help parents understand the traffic improvements and the long range goal, Town Council wants to provide informational brochures/material for parents.

Please click on the below documents for informational brochures on these projects.  Copies of these brochures will also be available at Assignemnt Day on August 9th.

one way pair brochure – complete project crossroad improvements – n lake widening brochure

crossroad improvements – n lake widening brochure

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Meal Prices for the 2018-2019 School Year

Meal Prices 2018.2019

SCHOOL MEAL PRICES
2018-2019
 Breakfast
Number of Meals                Regular Price      Reduced Price
1 meal                                          $1.40                     $0.30
5 meals (1 week)                       $7.00                    $1.50
10 meals (2 weeks)                   $14.00                  $3.00
15 Meals (3 weeks)                   $21.00                  $4.50
20 Meals (1 month)                 $28.00                  $6.00
For the Entire School Year – 180 Days $252.00 $54.00
      Lunch
Number of Meals               Regular Price     Reduced Price
1 meal                                         $2.90                   $0.40
5 meals (1 week)                      $14.50                 $2.00
10 meals (2 weeks)                 $29.00                 $4.00
15 Meals (3 weeks)                 $43.50                  $6.00
20 Meals (1 month)                $58.00                 $8.00
For the Entire School Year – 177 Days $513.30 $71.00

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Enjoy your Summer Break!

Lexington Elementary Summer Hours:
Monday – Thursday, 7:30am – 5:30pm

Thursday, August 9th: Class Assignment Day,
9am – 1pm and 3pm – 6pm

Sunday, August 19th
Student Drop-in (2:30 – 3pm)  & Parent Orientation (3-4pm)

Tuesday, August 21st, First day of School!

 

 

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2018-2019 School Suppy List for LES

Lexington Elementary School
2018-19 School Supply List

Kindergarten:
BOOKBAG that zips or closes securely (Labeled with child’s name).  Book bag must be
large enough to hold a folder and library book.  PLEASE! NO BOOKBAGS ON WHEELS!
(Please do not label items with child’s name)
2 solid color plastic folders with pockets (no prongs)
2 speckled composition books
12 glue sticks
4 boxes of 24-count crayons
1 pink rectangular eraser
Girls – Ziploc quart size bags
Boys – Ziploc gallon size bags

1st Grade:
1.5 inch white, clear front vinyl 3-ring binders
4 boxes of 24-count crayons
3 – speckled composition notebooks
2 pink rectangular erasers
1 plastic pencil box  (6”x9”)
8 glue sticks
1 highlighter
1 red, plastic pocket folder (no brads)
1 pair of ear buds (can be purchased at $1 store)
Plastic baggies  (girls – gallon size, boys – sandwich size)
*Please label pencil box, and ear buds only with child’s name

2nd Grade:
2 packs of 3×3 sticky notes
1-3 highlighters
1 pack wide-ruled notebook paper
1 plastic pencil box (approx.. 5 X 8 inches),
4 glue sticks
1 red pocket folder without brads
2 composition notebooks – wide ruled
2 boxes crayons (24 pack)
Sheet protectors (24 count)
One 1 ½ inch clear view binder
1 package of gallon size bags
Ear buds – (can be purchased from $1 store)

3rd Grade:
One 1 inch clearview binder
One 12 pack colored pencils
One 24 pack of crayons
1 clipboard with a flat clip
4 pack of glue sticks
2 plastic pocket folders with prongs
Small pencil box (approximately 5” X 8”)
1 pack of plastic tab dividers (set of 5)
2 composition books (black and white speckled)
3 wide ruled spiral notebooks
Ear buds –can be purchased from $1 store
Boys – quart size bags
Girls – snack size bags

4th Grade:
(One) 1½ inch 3-ring binder
1 pack of 5 subject dividers
2 packs loose leaf notebook paper (wide ruled)
1 pack of 12 colored pencils OR 24 pack of crayons
1 pack of 8 colored markers
1 pencil bag (no boxes please)
8 glue sticks
3 composition notebooks
1 highlighter
3 packs of 3×3 sticky notes
Ear Buds (can be purchased at $1 store)

 5th Grade:
(One) 1½ inch 3-ring clear view binder with pockets
1 five count pack of subject tabs
3 pocket folders  (red, yellow, green)
3-4 packs loose leaf notebook paper (wide-ruled)
1 package highlighters
Sticky notes
Colored pencils
Glue sticks
1 composition notebook
1 spiral notebook
Ear buds (can be purchase at $1.00 store

EAGLES
(One) 1 inch clear view binder
2 individual dividers
4 glue sticks

Please note:  Many students complete the school year with the quantities indicated.  However, if your child uses all of these items during the year, please provide additional quantities.

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2018 Annual School Improvement Council Report to the Parents

2018 Annual School Improvement Council Report to the Parents, please click on the link to read the report.

Thank you!

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Celebrate National School Nurse Day, Wednesday, May 9, 2018

We could not ask for a better school nurse!  Nurse Jane Pinkham is the qualified and caring nurse that takes care of all our students at LES!  We are so fortunate to have her! #SND2018  @schoolnurses

Take a moment to have your student draw a picture or write her a note of thanks!  She loves notes and artwork from her students.

Continue reading

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Library Inventory Help Needed

All library books are due May 21st and Ms. DuBose needs help scanning books and checking the shelves for correct shelf order.

 
 
Questions?  Email: volunteerlexingtonpta@gmail.com
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