School Library Month
29- Sunglasses Day – Our future’s so bright, we’ve gotta wear shades!
30- Favorite Movie Day – We are going Hollywood!
30- School board meeting, 7:30 PM
1-29- Spring STAR 360 testing
1- Magical Mythical Creatures Day – Who says they don’t exist? You will find them at LES!
2- Famous Person Day – You will be unforgettable!
3- Twin Day – Find a friend, and dress the same, show your dynamic duo spirit!
6-10 – National Teacher Appreciation Week
8-21- State Testing Window
8- Grades 3rd & 4th – SC Ready ELA Day 1
9- Grades 3rd & 4th – SC Ready ELA Day 2
10-Grades 3rd & 4th – SC Ready Math
10 – Love your Teacher Day
13- Grade 4 – SC PASS Science
14 – Grade 5 – SC Ready ELA Day 1
15-Grade 5 – SC Ready ELA Day 2
16 – Grade 5 – SC Ready Math
17 – Grade 5 – SC PASS Social Studies
17- Last day for Library check-out
17 – RFL District Celebration, 6pm, LHS
20 – All library books are due.
20- SIC Meeting, 6pm
21-Blowfish Reading Logs are due!
22- – IB Day of Action
27- Memorial Day, No School
30-June 3 – Field Days
31- Former LES students Graduate Walk, 7:50am
2 – LEX1 Spirit Day at the Columbia Fireflies
3- FULL Day for Students
4 – Half Day for Students, dismiss at 11:40am
4- Grade 5 Promotion, (Cafe, 8:30am)
5 – Last Day for Students, Half Day for Students, dismiss at 11:40am
5 – Grade 5 Parade & Celebration
6- Last Day for Teachers
June 10 – August 2 – Summer Hours, M-Th, 7:30am – 5:30pm
19- LES Blowfish Baseball Game, 7:05pm, followed by fireworks!
2019-2020 School Year Dates
7- Summer Professional Institute, RBHS
14- Lexington One Convocation
15 – Class Assignment Day, 9am – 1pm & 3pm -6pm
16 – Elementary Schools’ District In-Service Day
20- First Day of School for Students!
13 – International Dot Day Celebrated
23-27- Follett Book Fair
25 – Family Math, Literacy & Book fair Night
1-Celebrating Star Wars Reads Day
11 – No School for Students
15 – Bootherthon Begins!
24 – Boosterthon Fun Run
27-29- Thanksgiving Break
23-Jan 6 – Winter Break
7- Students return to school
20- No School
14- No School for Students
17- Weather Make-Up Day
2-6 – Celebrate Read Across America (Dr. Seuss’s Birthday)
12- Weather Make Up Day
14 – No School
March 23-April 3- JDRF fundraiser
School Library Month
3 – JDRF Walk
6-10 – Spring Break
13- Weather Make Up Day
24-Book Character Parade
25- No School
4- Last Day of School for Students
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Monthly Archives: October 2013
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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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