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Educator Recruitment Day!
When: March 12, 2016
Where: Midland Valley High School
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

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Upcoming Events
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Announcements
Welcome to East Aiken School of the Arts

On behalf of the East Aiken School of the Arts faculty, staff, and administration, it is my pleasure to welcome you to East Aiken School of the Arts!  At East Aiken School of the Arts, we are committed to our purpose of Accommodating differences, Revealing a passion for learning, Teaching appreciation, and Stimulating creativity (A.R.T.S.)!  We believe the arts are an integral part of the academic curriculum; the arts benefit students of all learning styles and abilities; and all students are entitled to a comprehensive and sequential arts education program.  Students learn life skills that enable them to become more creative and productive citizens through the arts.  We welcome parent participation and support during the school year and look forward to working with you to ensure success for all our students.  We trust that your experience at East Aiken School of the Arts will be a rewarding and successful one as we continue to Strive for Academic Excellence through the Arts!
Lisa Fallaw, Principal
Christin Sosa, Assistant Principal

 

Read our February newsletter to see what's going on at East Aiken!
Teacher of the Year
Congratulations to Kathy Linton, physical education teacher, for being named East Aiken School of the Arts’ Teacher of the Year for 2016-2017.  We are so proud of you!

Congratulations to Jessica Cutler, 5th grade science and social studies teacher, for being named East Aiken School of the Arts’ First Year Teacher of the Year.  We are so proud of you! 
Golden Harvest Backpack Program
Golden Harvest supports our school and students.  Click here to donate to the Golden Harvest backpack program.
Volunteer Training
Parent and community members are valued and needed volunteers at East Aiken School. In order to ensure that our students are safe in their learning environment, the Aiken County School Board Policy GBEB and GBEBB requires all schools to provide an orientation to school policies/procedures for all volunteers.  We will offer volunteer training during our monthly PTO meetings.
 
PTO
2015-2016 PTO Meeting Schedule

PTO meetings will be held the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 3:00 p.m. in the Media Center.  Childcare will be provided.  Please join us on the following dates:
September 15th
October 20th
November 17th
December 15th
January 19th
February 16th
March 15th
April 19th
May 17th

2015-2016 PTO Officers
President: Allison Tejeda
Vice President: Tina Atkinson
Co-Treasurers: Jessica Overstreet & Mike Rozovich
Secretary: Andrea Jenkins

 
Meal Prices
Meal Prices for 2015-16
Meal Full Pay Reduced Pay Adult Meal
Lunch $2.15 $0.40 $3.50
Extra Milk $0.50 $0.50 $0.50
BI-LO Educational Reward Program
BI-LO is committed to giving back to the communities through their Hometown Educational Rewards program. Through this program, BI-LO is directly impacting local children’s education by providing schools with FREE equipment and supplies.  The BI-LO Hometown Educational Rewards program allows parents and supporters to link your personal BI-LO BONUSCARD® to local schools (up to 3 schools). Then, each time you shop with your personal BONUSCARD®, the school automatically earns points towards free equipment and supplies!  We will enter your Bonus Card number for you!  Please send bonus card numbers to Mrs. Callahan in the front office.  Thank you for your support of East Aiken School of the Arts!




East Aiken School of the Arts
An Arts in Basic Curriculum Project Site

 
The mission of the ABC Project is to provide leadership to achieve quality, comprehensive arts education (dance, music, theatre, visual arts, and creative writing) for all students in South Carolina.


East Aiken School of the Arts
South Carolina Arts Commission
Distinguished Arts Program (DAP) Grant Recipient