Sunday, March 29, 2015
424 Summit Dr • Greenville, S.C. 29609 • 864-355-8800 • FAX 864-355-8817

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Announcements

Greenville Drive Reading All-Stars
Congratulations to the 3rd-5th graders that were recognized by the Greenville Drive as Reading All-Stars this semester. Over 90 students earned free vouchers to the Greenville Drive home game on April 13th. Please follow the directions HERE to redeem your voucher and obtain information about all the activities on April 13th. Students will receive their ticket vouchers the week of March 23rd. If you have any questions about the Reading All-Stars program please call Mrs. Aucoin at 355-8805.


Spring Fling

Mark your Calendars!
Plan to join us for Summit Drive’s Spring Fling- Friday, April 17th 4:30-8:00 PM.
The Spring Fling will feature:

Inflatables
Photo Booth
M.A.S.H Tent
Brand New Games!
Face Painting
Cakewalk
Crafts
Silent Auction
Hot Dogs, Chick-Fil-A, Sandy Candy and More!

Tickets are 50¢ on the day of the event. Presale tickets will be available for $5.00/12 tickets or $10.00/25 tickets. 


Spring Fling
Summit Drive's Spring Fling will be Friday, April 17th from 4:30-8:00.


Course Catalogs for Rising 6th Graders

Rising 6th graders use this link http://www.greenville.k12.sc.us/Parents/main2.asp?titleid=catalogs to access the course catalogs for Middle Schools in Greenville County. 


Spring Testing Dates Announced

Spring testing dates are as follows:
ACT Aspire
English and Writing- Tuesday, April 28th (3rd, 4th and 5th grade)
Reading- Wednesday, April 29th (3rd, 4th and 5th grade)
Math- Thursday, April 30th (3rd, 4th, and 5th grade)

SCPASS
Science- Thursday, May 7th (4th and 5th grade only)
Social Studies- Friday, May 8th (4th and 5th grade only).

To help testing run smoothly, please make sure your child is in school and on time for testing.


SUMMIT DRIVE RECEIVES AN EXCELLENT STATE REPORT CARD RATING!

 Our School Report Card was recently released by the State Department of Education.   For 2013-14, Summit Drive Elementary achieved an Absolute Rating of Excellent and a Growth Rating of Excellent. The Report Cards are posted on our school district website at www.greenville.k12.sc.us.  We are so proud of the hard work of our staff and students!


TEACHER OF THE YEAR

We are proud to announce that Amy Newton has been selected as our 2015-2016 TEACHER OF THE YEAR for Summit Drive!  Our current TEACHER OF THE YEAR is Kelly Burgette

Congratulations to both of these fantastic teachers!! We are so proud to have them represent our school! 


Summit Drive Spirit Rock
 

Introducing the new Summit Drive Spirit Rock, a fun and creative way to send a special message to your child, teacher or the entire school. Just out front, next to the flag pole, we have installed a Spirit Rock that you can paint for just $10 per day. Families must CLICK HERE to access the sign-up list (you WILL be required to register for Sign-Up Genius, a website that we use for all Volunteer opportunities). You may also contact the PTA viasummitdriveelementary@gmail.com to request a certain date.


BI-LO Hometown Educational Rewards Program

BI-LO would like to invite our school to participate in the Hometown Educational Rewards program and earn free equipment and supplies!

Shoppers that wish to support Summit Drive simply need to link their personal BI-LO BONUSCARD® in one of two ways:

Throughout the year, these points will be deposited into the school’s account and can be redeemed for free equipment and supplies from the program catalog. Click Here to register your card. You will need our school code (54474).


State Palmetto Gold and Silver Award
Summit Drive Elementary School earns a GOLD award status for academic performance. 

The Palmetto Gold and Silver Awards program recognizes and rewards schools for attaining high levels of absolute performance for high rates of growth, and for making substantial progress in closing the achievement gap between groups of students. 

Way to go, Summit Drive!!!!!!Laughing