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Programs and Events

Sandy Run K-8 is a dynamic school that strives to give the best learning experience to students. Using the district’s aim Teaching and Learning as our umbrella, the school’s goals are to:
  • increase student achievement through diverse paths of learning
  • provide a safe and warm atmosphere for learning for students and faculty
  • provide ample opportunities for the involvement of parents and other stakeholders in students’ education.
It is very important to Sandy Run School to welcome and include parents and other stakeholders.
Opportunities for students--
  • Common Core Curriculum
  • Literacy and Math Groups
  • Response to Intervention (R.T.I.)
  • READ Four or More
  • Renaissance Learning (A.R./STAR)
  • Zoo Phonics
  • OWL Reading
  • Early Bird Intervention
  • Think Link
  • Study Island
  • U.S.A. Test Prep
  • Math First
  • Achieve 3000
  • Education City
  • Science Fair
  • Character Ed
  • P.B.I.S.
  • Student of the Month
  • Liberty Day Kids
  • Claflin University Saturday Academy
  • Red Ribbon Week
  • Hispanic Month
  • Black History Month
  • Anti-Bullying Programs
  • Veteran's Day Recognition
  • Field Trips
  • Virtual Job Shadowing
  • Career Day, Middle School to College
  • Harvest Hope Helping Team
  • Special Olympics
  • Mentoring Program
  • Yearbook
  • Volunteer (Media Center)
  • Canned Food Drives
  • D.A.R.E.
  • R.I.D.D.E.
  • S.C. Book Award Program
  • Just Say No Club
  • Good News Club
  • Pennies for Patients
  • Bookmark Bunch
  • Cheerleading (M.S.)
  • Football (M.S.)
  • Basketball (M.S.)

 

Opportunities for adult involvement--
  • P.T.O.
  • School Improvement Council
  • Parents PBIS
  • Adult Volunteers
  • Harvest Carnival
  • Assist-a-Teacher
  • PASS Parent Night
  • Liberty Day
  • Veteran's Day Recognition

 
Partners include--
  • Carolina Eastman
  • DAK Americas
  • Starbucks
  • Calhoun County Library
  • Calhoun County Sheriff's Dept.
  • Calhoun County Museum
  • Tri-County Electric Cooperative
  • Calhoun Soil & Water Conservation
  • Local Churches
  • Calhoun County Fire Department
  • Calhoun Times
  • Calhoun County Cares
  • R & B Towing
  • Outreach Ministries