Clemson Elementary presented our Veteran's Program today. Fourth and fifth grade students in the chorus sang beautiful patriotic songs. Fifth grade students shared about each of the armed forces. The book, "America's White Table," was shared during the program.
Fourth and fifth grade students in Mrs. Young's Physical Education Class have been participating in the Wheels to Wellness Clinic. The purpose of the program is to teach students the importance of bicycle safety. The students have been learning the proper way to wear a helmet, adjusting a bike to fit them, using the correct communication while riding solo or in a group, as well as some fun yet challenging activities to test their skills on a bike.
Pickens County Parents, You are invited to an information night to hear from experts regarding “Social Media and Your Child’s Mental Health” on Nov. 9 at 6:00pm at Pickens Middle School. - WHAT: Social Media and Your Child’s Mental Health - INFORMATION NIGHT - WHERE: Pickens Middle School - WHEN: Thur. 11/9 at 6:00pm - Submit this form to attend - https://bit.ly/3Sr0jFT
Thank you so much to PTA and Penny Wars! We are so excited about the new laminator. The entire school will benefit from the new machine. Thank you!
We have already received 1,133 items for the Clemson Community Care Can Food Drive!! It is a tight competition between all the grade hallways. At this current moment, 5th grade is leading. We are collecting until October 27th.
Today is the first day of Red Ribbon Week! Red Ribbon Week highlights the importance of living a drug-free life. Monday is Rally in Red for being drug free. Everyone is wearing RED. Tuesday is, "I'm too bright for drugs!" Wear Neon. Wednesday is, "Don't get mixed up in drugs." Wear wacky tacky clothes. Thursday is, "Keep moving!" Wear fitness gear. Friday is, "Team up against drugs." Wear your favorite team colors.
Please join us for the Clemson Elementary 5K on Saturday, December 9th at 9 am at Clemson Elementary. Registration for the 5K is $25 and free for the fun run. You can register for the fun run on My School Bucks here: https://www.myschoolbucks.com/ver2/prdembd?ref=00GLC10TP2O2VR1_ZZJDXBAA3Y008BN . All proceeds from the event help support the fifth grade field trip to Washington, D.C. We look forward to seeing you at the race!
We are excited that author, Jonathan Miller is at our school today. He is speaking with our Kindergarten through Fifth grade students. Mr. Miller is the author and illustrator of "The Adventures of Sammy the Wonder Dachshund" book series. He will be at the House of Literacy tonight. Thanks for visiting our school today!
House of Literacy is tomorrow, Thursday, October 5th from 5:30 pm until 7:30 pm. It is an open house with a literacy emphasis. Special guest author, Jonathan Miller will be present. We look forward to seeing students and their families!
Clemson Elementary October Newsletter is now available. Please use the following link to access. https://www.smore.com/seq51
Clemson Elementary yearbooks are on sale now! Use the link on the Clemson Elementary website to order a copy of the 2023-2024 yearbook for your student and family. Yearbooks cost $30 each and will be on sale until February 2, 2024. Yearbooks will be distributed at the end of the school year. Don't delay-buy one today!
Thank you to the Clemson University chapter of Phi Sigma Kappa for donating playground equipment to our school! The students here at Clemson Elementary will have an awesome time during recess using all the new balls and equipment Phi Sigma Kappa donated.
1, 2, 3, 4.....next week is the Penny War! Start gathering your change for Penny Wars next week!
Walk and Roll to school is tomorrow, Friday, September 8th. We look forward to seeing students walking and riding their bike to school! See the flier for additional information.
Please use the following link to access the Clemson Elementary September Newsletter: https://www.smore.com/1wph4
Clemson Elementary August Newsletter is now available. Please use the link to access the newsletter https://www.smore.com/7z90k and find out more!
SDPC ONLINE REGISTRATION CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE THROUGH JULY 10, 2023 - The School District of Pickens County is making a transition to a new online registration system called FinalForms during the summer of 2023. The registration sites (linked below) will be unavailable until July 10, 2023. This includes the New Student, Back to School, and Express Update sites. https://www.pickens.k12.sc.us/page/online-registration
Mrs. Boster's third grade class has been selected as a top 10 finalist for Court of Creativity presented by Jersey Mike's Subs and The Harlem Globetrotters. The class submitted a video they wrote and made for the contest. The winner of the contest will have The Harlem Globetrotters visit their school and will be announced at a later date. The following link shows the awesome video they submitted! https://www.courtofcreativity.com/top10schools
Your Clemson Elementary PTA and Friends of the Green Crescent Trail invite you to Walk & Roll to School Day on Friday, April 28th! The rain date is Monday, May 1st. Too far to walk or ride from your home? Here are some options for you: --Park at Walmart Neighborhood Market and walk (0.8 miles) (~22 minutes) --Park at Clemson Park (0.6 miles) (~17 minutes). Turn right onto Frontage Road. Be careful crossing Berkeley Drive! --Park at Country Walk Parking Lot (0.8 miles) (~22 minutes). Take your first right after you turn into the neighborhood to the parking lot. Follow the sidewalks and nature trail to the Green Crescent Bridge. Be careful crossing the street! All walkers should plan to start walking by 7:30! CROSS ONLY AT CROSSWALKS. DO NOT PARK ON BERKELEY DRIVE. The Clemson Tiger will be present, so bring your camera for a picture! Spirit sticks, stickers and magnets will be on sale, so bring some money as well.
Local State Representative Jerry Carter and his wife Karen Carter presented Clemson Elementary with a United States and a South Carolina flag which have been flown over the State House in Columbia, SC.