5 ASD4 Schools Earn National Healthy Schools Award
Five schools in Anderson School District Four have been recognized for achieving the Alliance for a Healthier Generation 2014 Bronze National Recognition Award. Earning this distinction are La France Elementary, Pendleton Elementary, Townville Elementary, Riverside Middle, and Pendleton High. The announcement by the Alliance was made mid-May, making Anderson Four schools five of the less than 300 schools across the country to receive this important recognition and the only South Carolina school district to have this number of schools to be recognized in a single year. Read more...
RMS Archery Competes in Nationals
On May 9, the Riverside Middle School Archery Team traveled to Louisville, KY to compete at the NASP National Tournament. In the first year of existence, the team qualified for the NASP National Tournament by winning the state championship at the SC Archery in the Schools Tournament. On Saturday, May 11 at 10:30, the RMS Archery Team shot their flight and improved on their overall score from the SC Archery in the Schools State Tournament by 40 points. The team scored a total of 3,222 points and placed 41st out of 197 schools. The NASP National Tournament set another Guinness World Record for the largest archery tournament ever held worldwide. The tournament had 10,443 archers compete at a total of 343 targets with 2 archers at each target. With almost 700 archers shooting at one time, the tournament was spread out over three days. The RMS Archery Team is represented by sixth graders Ana Durham (LES), Olivia Ladines (TES), Samantha Pierce (TES), Porter McLeod (LES) and Jentry Whitfield (MLES); seventh graders Chloe Burdette, Abbey Gillespie, Carli Hines, Taylor Hines, Zoe Long, Chloe Standridge, Jae Cox, Nick Degroot, Quentin Gilstrap, Dylan Pierce; eighth graders Hayley Crawford, Alexis Johnston, Alli Miller, Victoria Richards and Kevin Reed. Coaches Jeff Terry and Stephen Brock, along with Riverside Middle School, would like to thank the archers, parents and the Anderson and Pendleton communities for their continued support of the NASP program and the archery teams.
Back to School Night
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Parent Portal Registration 5:30-6:00PM
Back to School Night 6:00-7:30PM
Supply Lists 2014-2015
Click on the link below to access the 7th and 8th grade supply lists.
Supply Lists Link
Sports Physicals for Students
Dr. Purcell at Redi-Care on Pearman Dairy Road in Anderson is offering physicals for $20 during the months of June, July, and August. Athletes are not allowed to participate in middle or high School athletics without a completed physical. A portion of the cost will go back to PlaySafe which is the program that allows our schools to have certified athletic trainers. There could possibly be a wait so anyone interested may want to call ahead and ask about waiting time. For more information call 225-7878.
Teacher of the Year & Support Employee of the Year
Congratulations to Mrs. Becky Schmidt (right) who was selected as the RMS 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year and Mrs. Heidi McCaulley (left) who was selected as the Support Employee of the Year. Mrs. Schmidt teaches 7th/8th grade Math, and Mrs. McCaulley is our school nurse. RMS benefits greatly from their hard work and dedication! They will represent RMS well in the coming year. Pictured from left to right: Heidi McCaulley, Becky Schmidt
2014 Empowering Girls Symposium
Solving the Equation: Girls Ready for the Workplace
Opening Doors through S.T.E.M., Personal Marketing and Youth Enterprise
Friday, November 14, 2014