Principal's Message
 Mr. George Kiernan. . .I believe that each student is a unique
individual who can flourish in a caring, safe and educationally stimulating environment. At Sandy Run K-8 School, we provide many opportunities for our students to meet the challenges of an ever changing global society. We must prepare our students for a technological world that has yet to be created. At Sandy Run K-8 we embrace the challenges and changes that will help mold the 21st Century learner.

Gator News

  • Sandy Run School Teacher of the Year Sandy Run K-8 School is proud to announce the 2013 – 2014 Teacher of the Year. . .Mrs. Becky Covington! Mrs. Covington has taught Child Development and Kindergarten students in Orangeburg ...
    Posted Oct 6, 2013, 2:05 PM by Tami Huggins
  • Get Ready to Read with Cocky There was great excitement at Sandy Run School when Cocky’s Reading Express made its first appearance of the school year on Friday, September 6, 2013!  Preschoolers, kindergarteners, first and ...
    Posted Oct 6, 2013, 2:02 PM by Tami Huggins
  • Liberty Day Kids Travel to the State House The Sandy Run Ruritans sponsored Liberty Day on March 21, 2013.  It was a day to celebrate the birth of our Constitution and to honor James Madison, known as the ...
    Posted May 1, 2013, 2:24 PM by Tami Huggins
  • Literacy Day -- 3rd Graders On April 15, 2013, third graders from Sandy Run K-8 School and St. Mathews K-8 School participated in a special partnership program with Richland County Library and local ...
    Posted May 1, 2013, 2:12 PM by Tami Huggins
  • Literacy Day -- 4th & 5th Grades Fourth and fifth graders at Sandy Run K-8 School and St. Matthews K-8 School enjoyed Literacy Day on Thursday, March 28, with author Kevin Kurtz.  Mr. Kurtz presented ...
    Posted May 1, 2013, 2:16 PM by Tami Huggins
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Welcome to Sandy Run K-8
Title I--PBIS School
Home of the Mighty Gators
Mr. George Kiernan, Principal
 Ms. Treda Keith, Assistant Principal

Mission Statement

 The mission of Calhoun County Public Schools, in unity with parents and community, is to provide an environment conducive to learning that challenges all students to reach their maximum potential for success in a rapidly changing global society.



We envision a school district where everyone works harmoniously in a safe and caring environment to help all students reach their maximum potential
S.R.S. Calen-Gators
April 2014

April 4                                            RAPS Dance
10                        Honor Roll Assemblies
April 16    District Fine Arts Night 5:30 CCHS
April 17                                             Earth Day
                               Gator-of-the-Month Lunch
April 18                                          PASS Dance
April 21-25                                   Spring Break