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Come shop our Book Fair in the Learning Commons and help raise money for literacy and library programs here at OGES
Wednesday, March 29th 7:15 AM—3:00 PM
Thursday, March 30th 7:15 AM—3:00 PM
Friday, March 31st 7:15 AM—6:00 PM
(We will be open prior to The Grove’s Got Talent Show which starts at 6:30)
Monday, April 3rd 7:15 AM—3:00 PM
Tuesday, April 4th CLOSED
Wednesday, April 5th 7:15 AM—2:00 PM
If you would like to shop our online Book Fair please visit the site HERE. Please note that all online orders are shipped directly to the school at the END of the Book Fair. Because of our school Spring Break dates, online orders will not be delivered to your student until after we return from Spring Break. Please contact Mrs. Brazell in the Learning Commons with any questions – firstname.lastname@example.org or 803-821-0113.
Langston Moore and Preston Thorne, former USC football players turned authors, will be visiting OGE on Friday, March 3rd to talk about their book “Just A Chicken.”
Pre-order forms for the book went home with students two weeks ago, but you can download and print a copy of the form HERE. Limited quantities of books will be available for purchase on the day of the visit as well. Please contact Mrs. Brazell, Media Specialist, at email@example.com or 821-0113 if you have any questions.
Wednesday, March 1st: Collaborative Planning Day – school will dismiss at 11:40
Wednesday, March 8th: Walk to School Day
Friday, March 10th: OGE Leadership Day
Tuesday, March 14th: Spring Picture Day
Wednesday, March 29th: Spring Book Fair Opens (runs through April 5th)
Thursday & Friday, March 30th & 31st: Breakfast with Dads in the Cafeteria
Friday, March 31st: The “Grove’s Got Talent” Show (more information coming soon!)
Read Across America Week
February 27th – March 2nd
Seuss Spectacular assemblies with Tim Sonefelt
(8:30 for Pre-K, K, 1st, and 2nd; 9:30 for 3rd, 4th, and 5th)
Dr. Seuss’s “One Fish, Two Fish: Red Fish, Blue Fish”
Wear a red or blue shirt or a shirt with numbers on it
Dr. Seuss’s “I am NOT going to get up today”
Wear your favorite, comfy pajamas to school today (NO slippers please!)
Dr. Seuss’s “The Cat in the Hat”
Wear your favorite hat to school today
Dr. Seuss’s “Oh the Places You’ll Go”
College & Career Day!
Wear a college shirt OR a career shirt (NO full costumes please!)
Also, the authors of “Just a Chicken” will be on campus all day
Monday, February 1st: Collaborative Planning Day (school will dismiss at 11:40)
Friday, February 17th: No school for students (professional development for teachers)
Monday, February 20th: this was originally on the district calendar as a day off (inclement weather make up day); this is now a full school day
Monday, March 1st: Collaborative Planning Day (school will dismiss at 11:40)
Thursday, January 12th: Report Cards go home
Monday, January 16th: No School
Monday, January 23rd: Registration begins for 4K, 5K, and 1st grade for the 2017 – 2018 school year
In order to register your child in a Lexington One school, you should bring your child’s official birth certificate with parents’ names on it (not a wallet card or short certificate) and a completed South Carolina Certificate of Immunization to the school for which your child is zoned. For proof of residency, please bring a current electric bill/statement showing your name and home address within the district and your South Carolina driver’s license or other state or federal photograph identification.
4K, 5K, 1st grade registration
begins January 23
4-year-old kindergarten program
If your child will be 4 years old by September 1, your child may be eligible for the half-day 4-year-old kindergarten program. You must apply for the program at the elementary school your child would normally attend.
5-year-old kindergarten program
If your child will be 5 years old by September 1, your child is eligible for 5-year-old kindergarten. You must register your child at the elementary school your child would normally attend. If your child currently attends a 4-year-old kindergarten program in Lexington County School District One, you still need to enroll your child for 5-year-old kindergarten.
If your child will be 6 years old by September 1, your child is eligible for first grade. If your child currently attends a 5-year-old kindergarten program in Lexington County School District One, you do not need to enroll your child for first grade. This is done automatically for you. However, if your child currently attends a private 5-year-old kindergarten, you must register your child at the elementary school your child would normally attend.