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, August 8, 2017. Click to see In the Loop and for links to supporting documentation.
Welcome Back to Cross Elementary!
August 15, 2017
6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
*Check under resources/Parent information for School Supply List
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.
SCHOOLS CLOSED FOR SOLAR ECLIPSE AUGUST 21, 2017
Berkeley County School District (BCSD) offices and schools will be closed on Monday, August 21. Please be reminded to wear ISO-approved Solar Eclipse glasses to protect your eyes from the intense light projected by the eclipse, which have been available at local libraries and will be available at many of these events. These glasses can also be purchased online. Traffic is expected to be heavy, and it is recommended that wherever you plan to view the eclipse, you should get there early. Please click HERE for information about Eclipse viewing events in the area.