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 2015
Harlem Globetrotter Hi-Lite Bruton entertains Lexington Elementary fourth- and fifth-graders with his basketball handling tricks and bullying prevention message as part of the Harlem Globetrotters 2016 World Tour. The Harlem Globetrotter basketball showman discussed the importance of leadership in everyday life … Continue reading
November 2015 Newsletter November Elementary Breakfast Menu November Elementary Lunch Menu Calendar Changes: Updated 2015-16 Calendar with Flood Makeup Dates December 18th – Full Day of School January 15th – Now a Half Day for Students Five Student Makeup Days: … Continue reading
Lexington Elementary has a new stairway! We learn as we go!
Join us on Friday, October 23rd from 5:30 – 9:00 pm. for games, Hayrides and pizza! Join us for a Free movie (Monsters University) at dark! Bring blankets and beach chair! LES PTA
In addition to the scheduled Make-Up Days (March 25, April 22, and May 16), the School Board has the remaining two make-up days scheduled: Monday, January 4, and Tuesday, January 5, 2016. These days were originally Teacher Work Days. It … Continue reading
LES is collecting snacks for our Carolina Vs. Clemson Food Fight/Snack Pack Drive Who: LES Students What: Collecting Snack Pack Food Items When: October 26 – 30 Where: Bring your items to LES room 100 Why: For our Weekend Snack … Continue reading
Lexington Elementary Technology Integration Specialist, Suzanne Brooks, along with Media Specialist, Susan DuBose, receive $1000 Bright Ideas Grant. They will use the grant money to organize and setup coding and creating opportunities in the LES Library Makerspace with the collaboration … Continue reading
Lexington Elementary students in Mrs. Sharon Paeth’s homeroom, learn movement breaks from students in the Education Department at the University of South Carolina, Madeline Blackburn, Emily Odom, and Melissa Wells. Movement breaks serve to integrate physical activity into the school … Continue reading
Scholastic Book Fair has a fundraising project called “All for Books”. The funds raised through “All for Books” are used to help students that don’t have quite enough money to buy books or to buy books that are given to … Continue reading
Makeup Picture Day is Tuesday, October 27. Students who missed school on September 29th and new students (arriving after Sept. 29) will have their school picture made. Order forms for those students will be sent home. Pictures must be pre-ordered. Picture packets … Continue reading