Calendar of Events
2015-16 Teacher of the Year: Susan Matthews
We are pleased to announce Mrs. Susan Matthews as our school's Teacher of the Year for 2015-16. This special honor reflects the respect and appreciation our staff and school community have for Mrs. Matthews. Mrs. Matthews' influence is felt throughout the school through both music and her cheerful energy. To read more about her journey to become a music teacher, click here. Thank you, Mrs. Matthews, for bringing the joy of learning music to our lives!
Meet the Teacher
Meet the Teacher for the 2015-16 school year will be on Friday, August 14th. Please note the following times, based on grade level and last name:
8:30-9am K5 students last name A-L
9-10am 1st-5th students last name A-L
10-10:30 am K5 students last name M-Z
10:30-11:30 1st-5th students last name M-Z
*Parents are encouraged to attend one drop-in session which coincides with their child’s last name to help with traffic. If there is a scheduling conflict, parents are asked to please be sure to attend one time or the other.
The first day of school for all students will be Tuesday, August 18th.
YMCA After School Program
Sara Collins has partnered with the YMCA for an after school program. Click here for more information.
Letters from Dr. Melissa Burns and Mrs. Diana Tiller
After completing a wonderful 2014-15 school year, Dr. Melissa Burns, principal, and Mrs. Diana Tiller, out-going PTA president share their thoughts. Click here to read letters from them to the Sara Collins Community.
"Kick Back and Read" this Summer!
Students who will attend Sara Collins in 2015-16 are invited to participate in our summer reading program.
Students may "Kick Back and Read", earning credit towards a special library event in August. The Ed Collins Media Center at Sara Collins will be open on Wednesday, June 17, and Wednesdays, July 1, 8, and 29 from 1:00 - 3:00 PM. Students may come to check out books and to take Reading Counts tests, earning points for next year. Click here and print a reading flier with information and a form on which to record the books read.
Sara Collins Earns "Excellent"!
Congratulations to our students, staff, administration, and community for an AWESOME South Carolina School 2014 Report Card! Sara Collins received an Absolute Rating of Excellent and a Growth Rating of Excellent! Click here for more information! Together, we MAKE THE DIFFERENCE for our students!