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  • State Archery Champions

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    Blaney Elementary School's Wildcat Archery team took first place at the 2017 NASP South Carolina State Tournament.  In addition to their first place finish, fifth grader Abbigail Rizzo placed first in the elementary girls division and the team was awarded the Sportsmanship Award.  The team will compete in the 2017 NASP National Tournament in Louisville, Kentucky May 10-12.
     
    The team is coached by BES teachers Scott Lewis, Jessica Frye, and Andy Beck, BES principal Ed Yount, and community member George Marthers.
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    We no longer accept SLED checks as part of our volunteer application process.  Please visit the KCSD volunteer information page for more information.

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  • Box Tops for Education

    Boxtops Help raise money for Blaney clipping coupons off of the groceries marked "Box Tops for Education". You can also register online and shop through www.boxtops4education.com to earn bonus points for our school!

     

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  • Arrival & Departure Procedure

    Car Blaney Elementary is the largest elementary school in Kershaw County, and we are responsible for the safe dismissal of nearly 800 bus riders, walkers, and car riders. Your child's safety is our top priority. In order to safely and quickly dismiss your car riding child, please review and follow the traffic pattern shown on this Car Rider Map. Please contact the school office or your child's teacher if you have any questions.
     

     

    Parents of Afternoon Car Riders

    We are asking that you leave your child's name tag VISIBLE until your child is safely in your car. This practice will allow the duty personnel who are on the curb a visual and assistance in calling and helping your child into the car each afternoon.  This will make for a smoother, quicker dismissal.  Thank you for your assistance.
     
     
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Principal's Message

  • Mr. Yount

    A Message from the Principal

     
     
    Welcome to May! Seems like yesterday we were  welcoming students back to school. We have had a good year and made lots of lasting memories. We have to keep pushing forward so we can Finish Strong!!
     
    As you know the SC READY will be taken this month by our 3rd-5th grade students. Parents, please help us keep our students focused during this time. Plenty of rest and good breakfast go a long way in helping students perform at their best.
     
    We have a lot of events going on in May so check the newsletter for dates but here are a few:

    May 4 and 5 SC READY ELA
    May 9 SC READY Math
    May 15 and 16 SERVICE QUEST CElebrations
    May 19 Field Day
    May 23 5th Grade Graduation 6:00 at LEHS
    May 24 Awards Day 4th (8:15), 3rd (9:00), 2nd (9:45), 1st (10:30) and K (1:00)
    May 25 and 25 Students Dismissed at 11:00
     

    - Ed Yount, Principal

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A.P.'s Message

  • Krissi Butler

    A Message from the Assistant Principal

     



    WOW!  I cannot believe it is May already!  We have so much to do between now and the end of the year!  This is the season for state testing and we have the SC READY ELA and Math to do at the beginning of this month!  

    Please remember these dates:

    Thursday, May 4th SC READY ELA Session I

    Friday, May 5th SC READY ELA Session II

    Tuesday, May 9th SC READY Math

    A good night’s rest and a healthy breakfast in the morning helps students focus and their brain works more effectively if they are not tired or hungry.  Please keep in mind that if your child is absent those days, it is required by law that they make-up test on another day.  

    There are also tons of activities throughout the remainder of the school year that your child may be scheduled to participate in.  Please look at our school calendar on this website or check with your child’s teacher so you or your child do not miss any important events!

    -- Mrs. Butler

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Field Day 2017

Annual Fourth and Fifth Grade Fun Run

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