Monthly Archives: October 2015

Harlem Globetrotter Visits LES!

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

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November Newsletter and Menus/Calendar Changes

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

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LES is “Taking Steps” Towards Learning Math!

Lexington Elementary has a new stairway! We learn as we go!

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Fall Festival Reminder

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

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Update on Lexington District One Make-up Days

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

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LES Fall Food Fight

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

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LES is a Bright Ideas Grant Winner

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

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Movement Breaks Improve Learning

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

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All for Books Monster Makeover

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

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Calendar Dates Update

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

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