Sunday, September 25, 2016
1194 Holland Road • Simpsonville, S.C. 29681 • 864-355-3700 • FAX 864-355-3783

  • Inspire to LEAD!

  • Meet the Teacher Night

  • Meet the Teacher Night

  • Meet the Teacher Night

  • Peace, Love, and Kindness

  • Important People in SC History Wax Museum

  • Tied Together with Kindness

  • The District Art Show-Charity Frist

  • Officer Krause visited Kindergarten for Community Helper Day

Announcements

Get Your Biscuits! Sept. 30th!
Chick-fil-A Biscuits For Sale


First BASE for Preschool Age Children
Parents of preschool aged children are encouraged to click the image below and check out the First BASE program.  First BASE (Behavior, Assistance, Support & Education) is a program provided by several Greenville County organizations that can assist you in learning about setting up your child for success, establishing routines, controlling temper tantrums and much more.  The program meets the 1st Friday of each month October through May.

First Base Program 


Thank You!

Thank YouWe would like to extend a heartfelt "Thank You" to Dollar General for awarding Mauldin Elementary the funds to buy a Leveled Literacy Intervention Kit!  This kit will be used to make sure students stay on track and grow in their literacy goals.  Thank you Dollar General!


Open House and Chromebook Introduction!

Open HouseWe will be having a PTA Open House on Monday, September 12th from 6pm to 7:30pm.  During this event we will be doing a Chromebook overview for parents in Grades 3-5.

 

Parents and students in grades K5 - 2nd will meet at 6pm in the Cafeteria for the PTA Meeting and General Announcements.  From 6:45 - 7:15 they will move to designated areas for a Grade Level Group Meeting.

 

Parents and students in grades 3rd - 5th will meet at 6pm in the designated areas for Grade Level Group Meetings.  From 6:40 - 7:15 they will meet in the Cafeteria for PTA Announcements and Chromebook Training.

 

We look forward to your visit!  In the meantime, you can check out our new MES Chromebooks Website to get the details about our new Chromebooks!  You can also find a link to the MES Chromebooks website under the Parent and the Student menus at the top of our website. 


Welcome Mrs. Sexton!

Mrs. SextonWe would like to welcome and introduce you to our new Administrative Assistant, Mrs. Nurit’ Sexton. She has served as the Math Coach/ Interventionist at Armstrong Elementary since August 2014. In this position she has worked developing individual math learning plans, assisted with math common assessments, developed PLCs around analyzing data and developing groups, and engineered math work stations. She has also served in many leadership capacities such as developing their PBIS/ Discipline system, implementing the digital parent pick up system, implemented Math & Science Carnival, developed the school wide PD calendar, lead PLCs, and served as a district Pas-T third evaluator. Prior to this position she has taught 3rd and 4th grades for 12 years.

Recently, Mrs. Sexton received her Masters of Arts degree in Executive Leadership from Gardner-Webb University. She also received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education from Converse college.Sexton Family

Mrs. Sexton and her husband have two daughters. Mia is a rising Junior at Lander University and Christian will be entering 5K in the fall. She has a very supportive and close knit family who believes in helping others along their journey. She loves all sports, but especially college football…..she says “Go Florida State Seminoles!”

A statement from Mrs. Sexton, “I am so excited to soar as a Mighty Eagle! I am looking forward to continuing the standard of excellence that is Mauldin Elementary.”

We are very excited and fortunate to have Mrs. Sexton join our Mighty Eagle Family.


GCS Progress Report 2016
The Strategic Education Plan, consisting of five goal areas, defines overall district direction, guides district and school priorities, and serves as the basis of personnel, financial, and operational decisions. The 2015-16 Progress Report summarizes the many accomplishments of our students, schools, and staff in each of the five goal areas in the Strategic Education Plan.  Read the 2015-16 Progress Report online.


Learn English Free
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. Feel free to contact Debi Osbourne at 355-3728 or at dosbourn@greenville.k12.sc.us