Friday, May 19, 2017

A Salute to RWA's Newest Alums

Congratulations to the fourteen newest members of the RWA alumni family! 

For more photos of the graduation ceremony, visit this link:

Monday, May 15, 2017

Recent Photo Postings

Below are links for your browsing of the following recent photo postings on

Look for upcoming K3-1st grade program, Class of 2017 graduation, and End-of-Year Awards to be posted soon. 

Sunday, May 14, 2017

In the Homestretch NOW

With this being the last week of the 2016-2017 school year, there are a few important reminders to pass along.

  • Monday - Wednesday are final exam days with noon dismissal.
  • Tuesday - ALL Spring Portrait packages (K3-6th gr.) or payments are DUE! Please return package or payment to your child's teacher.
  • K3 - 1st graders (Mrs. Poland's and Mrs. Sherwood's students) will be finishing up their school year on Wednesday morning with their end-of-the-year music program that begins at 8:30 A.M. in the Ellen Nicholson Fine Arts Room. 
  • Thursday is a student holiday.
  • Thursday is GRADUATION DAY for the 14 members of the Class of 2017. That ceremony begins at 7 P.M. in the gymnasium.
  • Friday - the LAST DAY of school - is a time for awards, promotions, and report cards for all students. The ceremony for the elementary students will begin at 8:30 A.M. and will be followed by the middle and high school awards presented at approximately 9:30 A.M.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Winding Up 2016-2017 with a Busy Week Ahead

At 8:30 A.M. today (Thursday, May 11), the third and fourth graders will present a music program featuring songs about South Carolina  in the Ellen Nicholson Fine Arts Room. These popular and familiar tunes were written and composed by Mrs. Nicholson's aunt, Mrs. Nelle McMaster Sprott.

At 6:00 P.M. Thursday, the annual Athletic Awards presentations will take place in the gymnasium. This event includes all fall, winter, and spring middle school and varsity athletes and coaches as well as parents and friends of these athletes.

Friday's activities feature a day long Field Day sponsored by the PTO for grades K3 - 6, while grades 7-11 will begin the final exam schedule with 1st and 2nd block "B" day exams in the morning hours. (Check with the office for more exam schedule details.)

On Sunday evening, the senior class will take part in their Baccalaureate worship service held at Bethel ARP Church at 7 P.M.

The final exam schedule will resume for grades 7-11 on Monday - Wednesday (May 15-17) with noon dismissal on those days.

Thursday (May 18) is a student holiday and teacher work day. The Class of 2017 graduation ceremony will take place at 7 P.M. that evening in the gym.

Friday, May 19th is the LAST DAY of the 2016-2017 school year. In addition to report cards, academic and special awards will be presented to all grade levels. First through sixth grade awards will be presented first, beginning at 8:30 A.M., and the seventh through eleventh grades' awards ceremony will follow at approximately 9:30 A.M.