2019 SCBA News
2019 South Carolina Book Awards Announced
The students voted for the SCPBA in February. There were 353 votes (100%) cast for the SC Picture Book Award from Pre-K through 2nd grades. The favorite for our school was Bobbie the Wonder Dog by Tricia Brown . It received 49 votes. A very close 2nd was Quit Calling Me a Monster by Jory John with 44 votes. The state winner was Quit Calling Me a Monster. Over 189 schools participated in voting for the SC Picture Book Award and there were 50,114 students voting. The 4th and 5th Graders also voted for for the SC Children’s Book Award in February. The favorite book for our school was Ghost by Raina Telgemeier with 23 votes and Save Me a Seat by Sara Weeks was a very close 2nd with 22 votes. There were a total of 97 votes (50%) cast. The state winner was Ghost. There were 123 schools that participated with 8,689 votes. Results were announced at the SCASL conference in March 9th.