Monthly Archives: October 2013

Happy Wheels Toy Drive to Celebrate Carolina vs Clemson Game

This year LES is going to help fill the cart for Happy Wheels by sponsoring a toy drive in celebration of the Carolina vs. Clemson football game. Please consider participating and send a new toy, game, etc. listed on the … Continue reading

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LES Students Want to Impact their Trick or Treat Goodies Through Math

Lexington Elementary EAGLE students are working on a math unit that teaches them to gather categorical data and then analyze the results. They decided it would be a great time to encourage parents to buy their favorite candy. So they … Continue reading

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Read with the Gamecocks

It’s time for the South Carolina Women Basketball team’s “Read with the Gamecocks”. LES will participate in this reading initiative beginning November 4th. Please keep a record of the number of pages read between November 4-November 15. ALL BOOKS MUST … Continue reading

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50th Day of School and Mix it Up Day

Monday, October 28th is the 50th Day of school! To celebrate, all students in K-5th grade can pay $1 to dress up like they are from the 1950s. All proceeds go to support Relay for Life. Roll up those jeans, … Continue reading

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New LES Teacher of the Year Named

Lexington Elementary has named its new Teacher of the Year. Lynn Dempsey, EAGLE Teacher was named Teacher of the Year. Molly Scott, current LES Teacher of the Year recognized Mrs. Dempsey at our last faculty meeting. Lynn Dempsey teaches grades … Continue reading

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LES Student Participates in the Global Cardboard Challenge

LES student, Shelby M. talks about her cardboard creation on LES Live, our school’s news show. Shelby won the Best in Show Design award at the Global Cardboard Challenge at Lexington Technology Center. Shelby created a “Kazuba”, a combination of … Continue reading

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LES Students Run Hard for Health and Character

Lexington Elementary students participating in Run Hard earn their Run Hard T-shirts. Led by their coaches, Kathy McAlister and Jenny Backman, the boys reached the half-way point in their training by running 1.5 miles. The boys will compete in the … Continue reading

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LES Administrators at Our Book Fair

  LES administrators, Jim Hamby, Sujata Wallace, and Alicia Prezzy have fun with the Book Fair’s theme, “Reading Oasis:  A Cool Place to Discover Hot Books!”  Using the application “Cut me in” by Applause, iPad pictures were taken of students … Continue reading

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First In Math and Everyday Math

First in Math is an online resource that many of our students will be using again this year. All students will also have access to Everyday Math Online resources, too. More information will be coming home this month. There are … Continue reading

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LES Flyers Now on PeachJar

Peachjar Flyer Information What is Peachjar? Lexington Elementary’s Peachjar Page 00

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