Palmetto Gold and Silver Winner 2010-2015
March 2018 – Music in our Schools Month
15 – LES PTA Chicken Salad Chick family night
20- COOL CAT recognition, K-2nd
20 – Attractions Dining & Value book fundraiser orders and money due
21 – Early Release (Dismiss at 11:40am)
22- COOL CAT recognition, 3rd – 5th
23 – Pick up Attractions Dining & Value Guide orders from 2-6pm in the Cafe
26-29 – Treehouse Bookfair
28- Report cards go home
30 – Weather Make-Up Day #2, School for everyone!
April 2018 – School Library Month
2-6 – Spring Break!
10 – Spring Pictures
12- Special Author Visit!
19 – Spring Concert & Reflections Display, 6pm, Cafe
24 – COOL CAT recognition, K-2nd
26 – COOL CAT recognition, 3rd – 5th
26- LES Family Skate Night, 6-8pm
27 – Book Character Parade
TBD – Lexington County Blowfish Reading Program
7-11 – National Teacher Appreciation Week
25 – Weather Make-Up Day #3 / No School
28 – Memorial Day / No School
29 – COOL CAT recognition, K-2nd
– Rising 6th grade tour or LMS (8:30am – 10:00am)
31 – COOL CAT recognition, 3rd – 5th
4 – Half Day for students, dismiss at 11am
4 – Grade 5 Promotion Program, 8:30am, Cafe
5 – Last day & Half Day for students, dismiss at 11am
5 – Grade 5 Parade (9:15am) & Celebration (9:30am)
6- Last day for teachers
9 – Class Assignment Day
21 – First day of school for students
3 – Labor Day, no school
25 – Family Literacy Night, 6-7:30pm
8 – School Picture Day
9 – Boosterthon Kicks Off
18 – Boosterthon Fun Run
13- Picture Make-Up Day
LES Peachjar Flyers
Click on the logo to go to our Peachjar Page for flyers and information. Parents can go to the www.peachjar.com site and register to set up a Parent account.
LES PTA Family Skate Night – Thursday, April 26th (6:00-8:00pm)
Join us and your all your LES school friends for a night of fun. Free admission and free skate rental. A parent must accompany child at all times. LES PTA will hold a brief membership meeting during the event. PTA Executive committee elections will take place during the meeting. See attached flier for proposed committee members. Fliers are also being sent home today.
NOMINATIONS for LES PTA EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
2018 – 2020 TERM
The LES PTA would like to present the following slate of officers for the Association’s consideration:
President: Stephanie Alexander
Treasurer: Mike Taylor
Secretary: Amanda Malone
Vice President: Alicia Cohen
Past positions with LES PTA include general volunteer, Fall Festival Chair, Teacher Appreciation Chair, and Bingo Night Chair. She currently serves on the LES PTA Executive Board as Vice President.
He currently serves as on the LES PTA board. He has also served as Fall Festival Chair, Movie Night Chair, Bingo Night Chair and general event volunteer for the LES PTA.
Current position includes Secretary of the LES PTA, as well as volunteers for numerous committees and activities.
Current position includes volunteer for LES PTA numerous committees, events and activities. Past PTA position worked as general PTA volunteer with Kingsbury PTA in Sumter, SC.
Nominations from the floor for the above offices are now being accepted. Please submit your nominee’s name, the office for which they are being nominated, their contact information and your name and contact information to the LESPTA by Monday, April 23, 2018.
Election will be held at the LES PTA General Membership meeting on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at Skate Station USA at 6pm.
You are invited to
Our Spring Concert
Thursday evening, April 19th, 6:00 PM
Lexington Elementary School Cafeteria
Featuring The Early Bird Stringers, Cats Choir,
The Wildcat Band, and Honor Choir!
Hope to see you there!
Coming to Lexington Elementary, Thursday, April 12th, 2018,
Preston Thorne & Langston Moore, authors of #Justachicken!
Written by two former USC football players, Preston Thorne and Langston Moore, this children’s book tells a story of what it means to be a Gamecock! Colorful illustrations bring each SEC based character to life while an encouraging dialog teaches kids to embrace who they are. Books will be available for purchase at a discounted price! The authors will sign and customize your personal copies!
You don’t want to miss these dynamic, school-wide presentations!
Make sure to wear your garnet and black!
The month of March is Music in Our Schools Month. During March, Mrs. Lund and
Ms. Rhyner would like to share what our LES students are learning in music class.
Kindergarten through 2nd grade students have been playing singing games within
music class. Here are a few pictures from Mrs. Young’s class. They are playing a
game called “Acka Backa.
The month of March is Music in Our Schools Month. During March, Mrs. Lund and Ms. Rhyner would like to share what our LES students are learning in music class. Some 3rd grade classes have had their keyboarding unit this school year. Here are a few pictures from Mrs. Bridgers’s class, Mrs. Leaphart’s class, and Mrs. Whitley’s class. They created a cool composition called “Dancing Snowflakes.”