AC Moore teachers and staff are busy getting ready to welcome students back to the building as we enter phase 2, hybrid learning. PreK through 2nd grade students will return 2 days a week beginning the week of October 26. Third grade through 5th grade students will return the week of November 2, after the election day break. Please click on the link below to view the informational parent letter on returning, as well as information on cohorts. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the school at 803-343-2910.
You can get remote assistance by calling the IT Help Desk Monday - Friday from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM at 803-231-7436. If the technician determines you need to trade out a laptop, please call the school to arrange a time to come by so a new device will be available and ready for you!
Individual Counseling is an important component of the comprehensive developmental guidance program at A.C. Moore Elementary. Individual counseling is short-term counseling that is available to ALL students who are experiencing negative feelings such as worry, sadness, fear, disappointment, anger, loneliness, or frustration or for those who just need a listening ear. Mrs. Balthazor will meet via Teams with individual students to improve their social skills, discuss feelings, and provide them with the skills necessary for problem solving. All discussions are confidential. Please click the link below if you or your child would like to schedule an appointment with Mrs. Balthazor. She will reach out to you to schedule a meeting via teams shortly.
The link below will take you to a read aloud entitled The Yucky Bug by Julia Cook. Julia Cook has wrritten many books for children on social/emotional issues, and our students have heard me read most of them at one time or another! This link is a great reasource to share with your children to help answer questions that they may have about COVID-19 and to alleviate fears and anxiety.
A.C. Moore Receives Palmetto Silver Award for 2018-2019
The SC Department of Education has announced its Palmetto Gold and Silver Awards for school years ending in 2018 and 2019. A.C. Moore was awarded the Palmetto Silver for the 2018-2019 school year.
The Palmetto Gold and Silver awards program was established by the Education Accountability Act of 1998 “to recognize and reward schools for academic achievement and for closing the achievement gap,” according to a SC Department of Education news release. Award winners are selected based on their 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 school report card ratings.
Congratulations to Alex Wallace for being chosen as AC Moore's 2020-2021 Teacher of the Year! Ms. Wallace is a dynamic special education teacher with a big heart for the kids and our school. We are so lucky to have her in our bobcat family!
AC Moore Classified Employee of the Year
Congratulations to Elizabeth Johnson, ID/SC assistant, for being chosen as AC Moore's 2020-2021 Classified Employee of the Year! Thank you for all you do!