Wildcat Daily Announcements
Monday, March 29, 2021
No Parking in Baseball Lot on Thursday, April 1 - that ain't no joke!
The shift to 5 days face-to-face is coming
Please help us make this move to five days successful by:
- wearing a mask while on a school bus and campus.
- practicing good hygiene (wash/sanitize hands often, cover coughs/sneezes with inside of elbow or tissue, etc.).
- practicing physical-distancing measures in classrooms and common areas.
- following school officials’ directions regarding health and safety.
- letting their teacher or another staff member know immediately if they don’t feel well or think they may have any of the following symptoms: cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fever, chills, muscle pain, sore throat, loss of taste or smell, congestion or runny nose, nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea.
Youth Corps Applications for Year 17
YC Applications for Year 17 School Year 2021-2022
Youth Corps is now receiving applications for Year 17 of Youth Corps. All rising 9th and rising 10th grade students in Richland & Lexington Counties of South Carolina are invited to apply for Youth Corps. First round of applications are due by Thursday, April 15. Students can use the following link to apply: www.youthcorps.net/application
Girls Who Code
Apply to Girls Who Code’s Virtual Summer Immersion Program (SIP) for an unforgettable summer experience! During this FREE 2-week virtual program, you'll learn the computer science skills you need to make an impact, get an inside look into the tech field, and join a supportive lifelong sisterhood — all while being virtually hosted by influential companies, like Twitter, AT&T, Bank of America, Walmart, and more.
Current 9th -11th grade girls and non-binary students are eligible to apply. SIP is 100% free and need-based stipends of up to $300 are available for those who qualify. Low tech? No tech? No problem! Girls Who Code is there to support you! Apply today or learn more in a webinar!
FREE Math Tutoring
Students wishing to attend should engage with their math teachers and let them know they will be attending, and seek advice on what should be accomplished during the help session. Space will be limited due to the size of the A111. It is very much appreciated when math teachers, students or parents email Ms. Klopfer to let confirm attendance prior to arrival. We don't want to turn anyone away due to space.
Virtual Calming Room - Check-it Out!
The Virtual Calming Room is a place for students, families and staff to find strategies for managing emotions and feelings in positive ways while building resilience. Sometimes, life gets challenging and overwhelming. We can feel stressed with life’s events, both big and small. The Virtual Calming Room provides resources and tools to help you find new ways to manage life, explore new problem solving opportunities and develop coping skills. Enjoy and take some time for yourself.
LHS FIT Program
The Lexington High School FIT Program (Food Improving Thinking) consists of providing nutritious food during the weekends and holidays when students who need meals may be left without an adequate supply of nutritious food.
The program provides individually packed food items that students can prepare by themselves. Seasonal fruit may be included. Bags of food will be delivered in a discreet manner once a week, for now on Tuesdays and Thursdays, then on Fridays throughout the normal school year. Anonymity will be assured. If you have questions, please contact Mrs. Bausch at firstname.lastname@example.org in room F109. HTTPS://FORMS.GLE/OSEGHADKMGZVRDQX6
- AA Cohort high school students may sign up for hybrid take home meals to be picked up on Tuesdays before they leave for the day. They must complete the form by 9 a.m. on Tuesdays and can find their hybrid take home meal sign up form here.
- BB Cohort high school students may sign up for hybrid take home meals to be picked up on Thursdays before they leave for the day. They must complete the form by 9 a.m. on Thursdays and can find their hybrid take home meal sign up form here.
- 4 plus 1 students may sign up for hybrid take home meals to be picked up on Thursdays before they leave for the day. They must complete the form by 9 a.m. on Thursdays and can find their hybrid take home meal sign up form here.
- LOOLA students may sign up for their meals to be picked up on Fridays, between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., at one of the school locations listed below. They must complete this form by 6 p.m. on Tuesdays. The form will reopen at 1 p.m. each Friday for the following week's meal service.
- Carolina Springs Middle School
- Forts Pond Elementary School
- Gilbert Elementary School
- Oak Grove Elementary School
- White Knoll Elementary School
Athletic Tickets for Sale
Students - purchase tickets by going to lexingtonwildcats.com and clicking on “Tickets” at the top right of the page, and then “Buy tickets”. You can only purchase 1 general admission ticket.
Monday, March 29 - JV and Varsity Boys Lacrosse hosts Lake Side, 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.
Monday, March 29 - JV and Varsity Softball hosts Mid-Carolina, 5 adn 7:15 p.m.
Monday, March 29 - JV Boys Tennis hosts Chapin, 4:30 p.m.
Monday, March 29 - JV Baseball @ Aiken, double header, 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.
Monday, March 29 - Varsity Boys Tennis @ Chapin, 5 p.m.
Tuesday, March 30 - JV and Varsity Boys Soccer hosts Dutch Fork, 5:30 and 7 p.m.
Tuesday, March 30 - B-Team Boys Lacrosse hosts Oakridge Boys, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, March 30 - Varsity Boys Golf @ Blazer Open
Tuesday, March 30 - JV and Varsity Girls Soccer @ Dutch Fork, 5:30 and 7 p.m.
Wednesday, March 31 - Boys and Girls Track hosts Middle School Event, 5 p.m.
Wednesday, March 31 - JV Boys Golf hosts Chapin, 4:15 p.m.
Thursday, April 1 - JV/Varsity Softball hosts Dutch Fork, 5:30 and 7:15 p.m.
Thursday, April 1 - B-Team and JV Baseball hosts Spring Valley, 5, 7:15 p.m.
Thursday, April 1 - JV Boys Tennis hosts River Bluff, 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 1 - JV and Varsity Boys Lacrosse hots Dutch Fork, 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 1 - JV Girls Lacrosse @ Dutch Fork, 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 1 - Varsity Boys Tennis @ River Bluff, 5 p.m.
Friday, April 2 - JV and Varsity Girls Soccer hosts Chapin, 5:30 and 7 p.m.
Friday, April 2 - Varsity Baseball hosts Charlotte Christian, double header, 2 and 5 p.m.
Friday, April 2 - JV and Varsity Boys Soccer @ Chapin, 5:30 and 7 p.m.
Friday, April 2 - Varsity Softball @ Aiken - Triple Crown Tournament
Saturday, April 3 - B-Team Baseball @ Lugoff Elgin - Spring Break Tournament @ Dreher, 10:45 a.m.
Saturday, April 3 - Varsity Softball @ Aiken - Triple Crown Tournament
Please note that due to the public health emergency brought by COVID-19 and the continuing uncertainty regarding the virus’s impact upon district and school operations for the 2020–2021 school year, it may be necessary for the district to alter, amend or otherwise modify the information contained in this document throughout the year.
The district reserves the right to make any necessary changes to the contents of this document, consistent with amendments or revisions to policy or administrative rules, which may be required or occur as a result of changes brought about because of COVID-19. The district will also make reasonable efforts to inform you in a timely manner of any material changes made to any calendar, plan, policy or protocol listed in this document.
Lexington County School District One does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability or age in admission to, access to, treatment in or employment in its programs and activities. The following people have been designated to handle inquiries or complaints. The Chief Human Resources Officer handles inquiries/complaints regarding Title IX. The Director of Middle Schools handles inquiries/complaints regarding Section 504. The Mathematics Coordinator handles inquiries/complaints regarding Title II. Contact these people if you have questions regarding these issues at 100 Tarrar Springs Road, Lexington, SC 29072 and telephone number (803) 821-1000.