Thomas E. Kerns Elementary Parents
SAFE Act Information for Parents - The Safe Access to Vital Epinephrine (SAVE) Act, recently approved by the South Carolina Legislature, allows school districts to store supplies of epinephrine auto-injectors for identified school staff to use in emergencies for students with allergic reactions. A link to the protocol for school can be found here.
2015-2016 School Improvement Council Report on the community can be found here.
Rosetta Stone Community Solutions for K-12
There is a new program available to parents who would like to learn English and become more involved in their child’s academic achievement. The program is free to parents and is on a first come first serve basis. Rosetta Stone® Community Solution for K-12 is a program available to the parents of our English Language Learners. This program will provide the parents of our English Language Learners with an opportunity to learn and develop their English Language skills. It will also enable parents to increase their engagement in their child’s school and contribute to improving their child’s educational achievement. The online lessons from Rosetta Stone® Community Solution for K-12 allow parents to use this program at home, work, on their phone, or anywhere they have access to the internet.
If you would like to have access to this program, please contact your child’s ESOL teacher. The ESOL teacher will be able to provide you with a code to access the program and share general log-in instructions.
Click on the link below.
Readiness Assessment Program
This fall, as part of the Readiness Assessment Program, children in prekindergarten and kindergarten will be assessed for early language and literacy within the first 45 days of instruction.
Click this link to see the letter that was sent home.