The mission of the Lexington County School District One Educational Foundation is to support the educational process and enrich the quality of life in our community by raising and managing funds.
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Ruby Tuesday GiveBack
Program helps the Educational Foundation support our Students!
Get your family and friends together and join the Lexington County School
District One Educational Foundation at Ruby Tuesday,
www.rubytuesday.com located at
5464 Sunset Blvd. in Lexington, on Friday, June 21st, and they will
GiveBack 20% of your purchase to the Educational Foundation. Please print off
the attached flyer and present to your server.
Click here for flyer
History Book – On Sale Now!
We are very proud to announce the completion of the Lexington School District One?s history book. Looking Toward the Future Through a Window to the Past, A History of Lexington County (SC) School District One is an informative, entertaining, and often fascinating look at our district through the years. The wonderful photographs used in the book go back as far as the early 1900s. The book chronicles ?The struggles of its past, express pride in its present accomplishments, and provide a glimpse into its 'future aspirations.??
This history book has been 10 years in the making and we want to thank all of those who contributed to the book in the form of documents, photographs, and personal accounts during interviews. We can truly be proud of our accomplishments as a school district who takes pride in the kind of instruction that has been offered to the area that encompasses Lexington County School District One and its children, and will continue to make education a priority. It is exciting to see where we have been and look forward to the vision of the future of our young people.
The cost of the books are $36.00 and may be purchased from:
Lexington County School District One Educational Foundation Office
100 Tarrar Springs Road, Lexington, SC 29072
Friends Corner Gift Shop
Located in the Main Branch of the Lexington County Library
5440 Augusta Road, Lexington, SC 29072
808 S Lake Drive, Lexington, SC 29072-3716
On-line for $43.00 (includes $7.00 for shipping and handling) at: http://www.lexington1.net/EducationalFoundation/ by clicking on the Donate Now button.
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the Stars, Lexington”April 22, 2013, 7:00 p.m. at the
Koger Center.www.dancingwiththestarslexington.comCongratulations to Lisa Herndon, 1st
Place People’s Choice, Mirrored Ball Trophy Winner, 2nd place - Kim
Williams, and 3rd place - Dr. Amy Epps. The Judges Award went
to : 1st Place – Kim Williams, 2nd Place - Beth
Moore, and 3rd Place - Jennifer Trinkner.
The 2013 Celebration of
Excellence in Education, was held February 26, 2013 at the Brookland Banquet and
Conference Center, 1066 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia, SC 29169.
This annual event honors the top 10% of the graduates of our four high schools –
Gilbert, Pelion, Lexington, and White Knoll - and inducts them into the Old
English Society. Sponsorships are available, for more information, please
contact our office at 803-821-1009.
The Educational Foundation Observes Teacher Appreciation Week - May 21-25, 2012
During the week of May 21-25, 2012, the Lexington County School District One Educational Foundation sponsored a special teacher recognition opportunity for the parents, students, and employees of our school district, as well as our community members. A donation could be made in honor of the teacher you would like to the Educational Foundation and the teacher of your choice could be recognized. The Foundation sent each teacher recognized a card acknowledging the generosity and gratitude (gift amount not mentioned) of the donor and they were listed on our website. All donations were tax deductible and will be used to fund ongoing projects for the benefit of the students in our district. $130 in donations were received and 17 teachers were recognized.
Click here for 2012 Recognized Teacher List Click here for the Proclamation Click here for the Teacher Appreciation Week Form
2012 Joseph M. Bedenbaugh Administrator of the Year Award Winner ? Dr. W. Darrell Barringer
Each year since 2006, the Lexington School District One Educational Foundation has sponsored the Joseph M. Bedenbaugh Administrator of the Year Award named in honor of Joseph M. Bedenbaugh. Mr. Bedenbaugh worked in Lexington District One for 36 years. He began working in the district as a seventh grade mathematics teacher and principal. Before retiring in 1982, he served as an Assistant Superintendent over personnel administration and federal entitlement programs, and remains active in many committees, activities, and interests of the school district. The Joseph M. Bedenbaugh Award is open to eligible individuals actively serving in Lexington School District One as Assistant Superintendents, Principals, Assistant Principals, Directors and District Coordinators. Click here for information on Dr. Barringer Click here for photos of event
Chick-fil-A Leadercast will be broadcast live from Atlanta, GA on Friday, May 4, 2012 to our host site at the Lexington Technology Center.
SOLD OUT Click here for photos of event