Monday, June 29, 2015

Lower Campus Closed This Week

LCE Lower Campus is closed this week in honor of Independence Day. We will reopen with regular summer hours on Monday, July 6th.
8:00AM - 4:00PM

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Upper Campus Computer Class

Upper Campus students were asked to give their feedback on what enjoyed learning this year in Computer Class. See their responses from a Padlet Board.

St. Baldrick's Foundation Update

Thank you for supporting our last service learning project of the 2014-15 school year to St. Baldrick's Foundation. The student art auction raised $500.00 for Lake Carolina Elementary to donate to this charity that funds childhood cancer research. 

Special thanks to our art teachers, Mr. Lane and Ms. Williams, for their assistance!

Friday, June 5, 2015

Happy Summer!

Thank you all for a wonderful school year!
See you on August 19!

Thursday, June 4, 2015

5th Grade Butterfly Release

The 5th Grade Class of Lake Carolina Upper Campus released butterflies to celebrate their achievements and their promotion to middle school today.

See more pictures from this special event.

Lower Campus Exercise Counts

Congratulations to Kyle, Sydney, Austin, Bennett, McKenzie, Caiden and Zachary. They recorded over 30,000 minutes of exercise over the course of the school year to earn the Exercise Counts t-shirts at the Lower Campus. Way to move Gators!

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Summer Office Hours

Lake Carolina Elementary
Lower and Upper Campus

Summer Office Hours Beginning June 8 

8:00AM - 4:00PM

5th Grade Tea

See pictures of the 5th Grade Tea

Reminder: June 4 and 5

Just a reminder that there is 11:30 dismissal for June 4 and 5.

Thank you!

Summer Reading

Read, read, read this summer! Join the Richland County Public Library Summer Learning Challenge for a special event this September at Lake Carolina Elementary. It's easy...

1.  Complete the Summer Learning Challenge program with RCPL.
2.  Turn in your medal from RCPL and summer reading log during the first 2 weeks of school next fall.

3.  Your medal and log earn you time in the game truck in September at LCE.

Sign up at any RCPL branch. 

The Blythewood branch has a kick-off event on June 13th from 2:30-4:30 with a puppet show at 3pm and book trade (maximum of 5 gently used books).

Upper Campus 500 Club

Reading Counts 500 Club Recognition

Congratulations to the 28 students who had 500 or more Reading Counts points! All students were recognized on the school's morning show and enjoyed lunch from Olive Garden.

The top 5 students in each grade level received a medal and Ysa Carrell received a trophy for the highest points overall for the school with 1570.

3rd grade: Yasmine White, Tristan Berzins, Reese Morgan, Johnnie, Jennings, Alexia George, Marconon Hines, Sara Jennings, Tawana Chigoba, Alex Conway, Savannah Jones, Salil Shah

4th grade: Tristan Atkinson, Corbin McCollum, Rachael Christensen, Ryan Orr, Tyler Paull, Kaitlyn Hardy, Scarlett Pegram, Adeep Sen, Erin Kohn, Tarun Ramkumar

5th grade: Leila Engelhardt, Lillian Brookhardt, Ysa Carrell, Ian Daughery, Justin Flemming, Macy Collins, Paige Huffman

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Lower Campus 500 Club

Congratulations to the students who earned 500 or more Reading Counts points this year! Today, they were treated to lunch at 
Beef  'O'Brady's.  Way to go great Gator readers!

See pictures from today at our Picasa Web Album

Art Auction

Attention winning bidders...
Please come by the upper campus during school hours to pay for your items and pick up your art work. There are a few items left if you would like to come by and make a purchase. We will share the final amount we will donate soon!

Thank you for support of this Service Learning Project and St. Baldrick's Foundation. 

Compass Learning and Tal Thompson

Mr. Tal Thompson, a fourth grade teacher at LCEU, was awarded 30 Chromebooks and Compass Learning software for the school today by Mr. Howard Monteith, Account Executive for Compass Learning. This was the prize package that Mr. Thompson was given as one of the four finalist from the Top Teacher Search on the Live with Kelly and Michael show. Many thanks to Compass Learning!

WLTX will highlight this event on the noon and 5 o'clock news on June 2, 2015.