Baron DeKalb Elementary School

A small school with a BIG heart where everyone excels!

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  • 8/20/2018

    Chicken Rings, Mashed Potatoes w/ Gravy, Green Beans, Chilled Sliced Peaches, Seedless Grapes and Biscuit

    Fresh Express: PBJ Uncrustable Sandwich

  • 8/21/2018

    Breaded Pork Chop, Scalloped Potatoes, Black Eyed Peas, Rosy Applesauce, 100% Fruit Punch, Dinner Roll

    Fresh Express: Fruit Salad Bowl w/ Yogurt w/ Pretzel

Eagles' Nest News

  • afterschool Full STEAM Ahead

    21st Century Afterschool Program

    We are excited to have our Full STEAM Ahead Afterschool Program again this year. Remember the registration form and signed parent contract are due by August 24th. There is only a certain number of spaces. Get your forms in quick to secure a place for your student(s). If you have any questions, please contact Abby Spitzer at or call the school at 803-432-2483.


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    the Afterschool Program

    Each year the afterschool program needs to raise money in order to continue to operate. Our program is offered at no cost to our students. We would like everyone's help to keep our afterschool program in operation. Order forms were given out to the students who signed up for afterschool during registeration. The first week of school, all students will be given the order forms for a dozen original doughnuts and certificates.

                                    Order forms and money are due September 6th

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    School Report Card Information

    The South Carolina Department of Education recently released the 2015-2016 state report cards for schools and districts. Schools will not be rated until Fall 2018.

    The report card for Baron DeKalb Elementary is available online: Baron DeKalb's School Report Card

    Please contact the school at 803-432- 2483 if you have questions or concerns. 

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  • Parents'/Guardians' Rights Notification

    Parents/Guardians in the Kershaw County School District have the right to learn about the following qualifications of their child's teacher: state licensure requirements for the grade level and content areas taught, the current licensing status of your child's teacher, and baccalaureate/graduate certification/degree. You may also request the qualifications of an instructional paraprofessional who serves your student in a Title I program or if your school operates a schoolwide Title I program. Parents/Guardians may request this information from the principal by calling (803-432-2483) or by sending a letter of request to (2864 Baron DeKalb Road,Camden, South Carolina 29020).


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From the Principal

  • Welcome to Baron DeKalb Elementary School's website, home of the Soaring Eagles! We strive each day to make this a wonderful place for our students to learn and to grow.

    Parents, we appreciate your commitment and dedication to the students and staff. Together we can make a positive difference, as we continue to soar to success at BDK.

    I welcome your comments and suggestions. Please call me at 803-432-2483 or you may email me at

    A small school with a big heart where everyone excels!

    Betty Turner



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