News from the Nest

WKMS e-Learning Edition

We Miss You and Hope You are Doing Well!

During these unprecedented times, we want you to know that you are missed! We hope that you are doing well and that you are staying healthy while we are apart. We are looking forward to when we can all be back together again. In the meantime, if you need anything, please don't hesitate to contact us. We are here for you! Take care and know that your WKMS family misses you.

Laughter is the best medicine...

Did you know that laughter relieves stress, elevates mood, and makes you more resilient? In these times of craziness and uncertainty, a little humor can serve a larger purpose, so we hope you take the time to enjoy the video below. Parents and guardians, you might know some of these songs better than your students. We hope it makes you chuckle!
Songs for Social Distancing - Parody Medley

Tips for a Successful E-Learning Experience

WKMS E-Learning Landing Page

Click here for access to weekly lesson plans, office hours, and more!

Counseling Services and Community Resources

Click here of you need to speak with a counselor or want to know what resources are available to you.

Do You Get Bored and Need Ideas of What to Do?

You've come to the right place. Try some (or all) of these!
  • Read a book

  • Cook/bake a new recipe

  • Learn how to play an instrument

  • Learn a new Tik Tok dance

  • Clean your room

  • Take a nap

  • Go on a walk with your family

  • Play with your younger sibling(s)

  • Help your parents prepare dinner

  • Make a new playlist

  • Play a boardgame

  • Draw or paint

  • Write a poem or new story

  • Organize your Google Drive

  • Invent a new game

  • Rewatch your favorite movie

  • Do the dishes

  • Play video games with your friend

  • Call your friends

  • Learn a new skill or hobby

  • Do the laundry

  • Do an outdoor scavenger hunt

  • Play a sport in the yard

  • Play charades

Thank You Heroes and Heart Warmers!

You make a difference and inspire us all.

Rising up across America Saluting the heroes saving lives and warming hearts

Disclaimer

Lexington County School District One is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all students, parents/legal guardians, staff, visitors, personnel and community members who participate or seek to participate in its programs or activities. Therefore, the district does not discriminate against any individual on the basis of race, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or any related medical conditions), color, disability, age, genetic information, national origin, or any other applicable status protected by local, state, or federal law. The district will use the grievance procedures set forth in policy to process complaints based on alleged violations of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; the Age Discrimination Act of 1975; the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967; the Equal Pay Act of 1963; the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008; and Titles I and II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

The district designates specific individuals to handle inquiries or complaints. To find out who to contact and how to contact them, please go to our website at http://www.lexington1.net/contact-us.


En Espanol: El Distrito Escolar del Condado de Lexington Uno, esta comprometido a una

política de no discriminación e igual oportunidad para todos los estudiantes, padres/tutores legales, personal, visitantes, y miembros de la comunidad que participan o desean participar en sus programas o actividades. De ahí, que el distrito no discrimina en contra de ningún individuo en base a raza, religión, sexo (incluyendo preñez, parto o cualquier condición médica relacionada), color, incapacidad, edad, información genética, nacionalidad, u otro estado aplicable protegido por la ley local, estatal o federal. El distrito usara el procedimiento de quejas establecido en el reglamento para procesar quejas basadas en supuestas violaciones al Titulo VI del Acta de Derechos Civiles de 1964; Titulo VII del Acta de Derechos Civiles de 1964; Titulo IX del Acta de Enmiendas Educativas de 1972; Sección 504 del Acta de Rehabilitación de 1973; El Acta de Discriminación por Edad de 1975; El Acta de Discriminación en el Empleo por Edad de 1967; El Acta de Igualdad Salarial de 1963; El Acta de No Discriminación por Información Genética de 2008; y Títulos I y II del Acta de Americanos con Incapacidades de 1990.

El distrito designa individuos específicos para atender preguntas y quejas. Para saber a quien y como comunicarse con ellos, por favor visite nuestra pagina de Internet: http://www.lexington1.net/contact-us.