Shoally Creek Elementary School

Weekly Update for May 19, 2016

A Fantastic Looking Crew!

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Shoally Creek Elementary School Highlights!

*WELCOME! So, we only thought our SCES staff was 100% complete...but, we continue to grow larger and stronger!!! Please join me in giving a warm Shoally Creek Elementary School "Welcome!" to the following individuals that will join our SCES staff for the 2016-2017 school year:


- Destiny Shannon (0.5 ESOL Teacher)

- Jenny (Lawter) Owens (Cafe Manager)


****Also, I am excited to share that Hannah Hamrick and her husband welcomed little Camden Dennis Hamrick into the world on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 weighing 6 lb 8 oz. Please keep baby Camden in your thoughts and prayers! He is beautiful!


*Construction Highlights:

- Classroom case work (cabinets) are being installed throughout the 300 wing!

- Terrazzo flooring is currently being installed in the 200, 300, and 400 wings!

- Flag pole footers placed and poured (front of school)

- Bicycle platform poured (front of school)


*Pearson Social Studies Textbook & Resources Orientation Date:

- Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at BSMS auditorium

- Session #1: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

- Session #2: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

- Please sign up by May 31, 2016

****This is the ONLY training that will be offered. It is only necessary to attend one of the sessions, as they are identical. Register online through the district website: http://www.spartanburg2.k12.sc.us/INST/course/


*'Technology in 2' Conference: Thank you to those that have already registered! Please mark your calendars and plan to join fellow D2 educators for a great day of staff development on Thursday, June 2nd at Boiling Springs Elementary School! Registration for the "Technology in 2" conference is located on our district website under Instruction/Staff Development/Available Courses. We are excited to have some of our very own SCES staff members presenting this year! Thank you for sharing your 'technology wisdom' with others!

Question of the Week

Can we put curtains on our windows?

Yes! Each of the regular-sized classrooms on the 200, 300, and 400 wings have 3 windows that measure 6' 8' x 4' 0" each. The smaller classrooms typically have 2 windows that measure 6' 8" x 4' 0" each.

Contact Information

Shoally Creek Elementary School

3777 Parris Bridge Road

Boiling Springs, South Carolina 29316