Originally created 07/28/06

Edgefield County schedules and school info



IMPORTANT DATES

AUG. 3: Classes begin

SEPT. 4: Labor Day holiday

OCT. 5: First nine weeks end

OCT. 6: Nonstudent day

OCT. 16: Report cards issued

NOV. 22-24: Thanksgiving holidays

DEC. 15: Second nine weeks end

DEC. 18-29: Winter break

JAN. 4: Return from winter break

JAN. 12: Nonstudent day/parent conferences/report cards issued

JAN. 15: Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday

FEB. 16: Nonstudent day

FEB. 19: Presidents Day holiday

MARCH 13: Third nine weeks ends

MARCH 16: Nonstudent day

MARCH 21: Report cards issued

APRIL 2-9: Spring break

MAY 22-24: Final exams

MAY 24: Last day for students

GRADUATION

May 25

MEAL PRICES

Breakfast costs 75 cents for students and $1.35 for adults. Elementary pupils pay $1.40 for lunch; middle and high school pupils pay $1.50 for lunch. Adult lunches cost $2.65.

IMPORTANT NUMBERS

EDGEFIELD COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT: (803) 275-4601

DIRECT LINE FROM NORTH AUGUSTA: (803) 279-5123

TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT: (803) 275-1776

HIGH SCHOOLS

STROM THURMOND: (803) 275-1768

STROM THURMOND CAREER CENTER: (803) 275-1767

FOX CREEK: (803) 613-9435

MIDDLE SCHOOLS

JOHNSTON-EDGEFIELD-TRENTON: (803) 275-1997

MERRIWETHER: (803) 279-2511

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

DOUGLAS: (803) 275-1752

JOHNSTON: (803) 275-1755

MERRIWETHER: (803) 279-9993

W.E. PARKER: (803) 637-4020

SCHOOL BOARD

The county's school district Board of Trustees meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m.

- Sallie Cooks, chairwoman: (803) 663-6539

- Scott Chitty, vice chairman: (803) 442-2143

- James Bibbs, secretary: (803) 275-2333

- Brad Covar, board member: (803) 637-6689

- Mary Alice Jackson, board member: (803) 275-4312

- J. Andrew Livingston III, board member: (803) 275-4870

- Louise Talbert, board member: (803) 637-3000