This edition of In the Loop, published and distributed by the Department of Communications and Community Engagement, provides a highlighted summary of actions taken by the Berkeley County Board of Education at its regular meeting held on Tuesday, May 23, 2017. Click to see In the Loop and for links to supporting documentation.
Congratulations Ms. Breyona Canty 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year!
Ms. Breyona Canty is a Kindergarten teacher here at Cross Elementary. She lives in North Charleston, South Carolina. Ms. Canty has been teaching for 10 years and is an energetic teacher who strives for her students to have a joyful learning experience. According to Ms. Canty, "all students regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, and capabilities should have the opportunity to learn from educators that care about them and want the absolute best for them." Ms. Canty is a member of New Francis Brown Methodist Church, Charleston, SC.
CES Spelling Bee 2017 Winners
Adam Walden Antwan Mack
3-5 Grade Winner 6th Grade Winner
CES May-June Activities
May 3- Title I Meeting, 2:20 p.m.
May 10,11,12- SC PASS Test
May 15- PTO/Spring Concert
May 17- Early Release, 11:00 a.m.
May 19- May Day
May 24- Book Parade, 9:00 a.m.
May 25- Volunteer Recognition, 11:00 a.m.
May 26- Field Day
May 26- Head Start Promotional Program, Head Start Last Day
May 29- Memorial Day,Schools and Offices Closed
May 30- Grade 6 Promotion, 9:00 a.m.
June 1- Awards Day, Last Day for Students, Half Day for Students 11:00 a.m.
Girls Day Out
Spnsored by SPAWAR Systems Center Atlantic (SSC Atlantic) via ONR, College of Charleston, Trident Technical College via ACE, NUCOR, BOSCH, Department of Energy, Paul Mitchell and the Naval Health Clinic Charelston, Girls Day Out is designed to inspire, educate and attract girls to pursue STEM careers. The three-day, fun-filled event is scheduled for July 27-29 at the College of Charleston. The camp is designed to educate rising 8th and 9th grade students on STEM related degrees and career opportunities, all while having fun! For more info. please click HERE
#CodeNation - FREE Computer Science Camp
The Office of Career and Technical Education is offering a FREE computer science coding camp called Code Nation. The camp will be at St. Stephen Middle School on Monday, June 19, through Thursday, June 22, from 8 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. daily. Code Nation is available for current 5th, 6th and 7th grade students in Berkeley County. For more information and to apply, click HERE.
Superintendent Search Community Survey
Please participate in this short survey. Your answers will help us understand what qualification you desire the next superintendent of Berkeley County School District to have. Click HERE to complete the survey. Haga clic aqui para completar la encuesta.