From the Principal
If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me the school. I can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 803.735.3400.
Dr. Blackwell, Principal
We are Arden Elementary School, a leader in transforming lives through education, empowering all students to achieve their potential and dreams
Reporting a student absence is as easy as filling out this online form by clicking here.
May's Character Trait is Dependability: to be counted on or trusted.
Elementary School Dismissal 11:00 am
Middle School Dismissal 12:00 pm
High School Dismissal 11:15 am
Parents, will your child be attending Arden Elementary School for the 2022-2023 school year? If so, you must complete the Returning Student Enrollment Verification. The online vehicle for re-enrollment is Power School.
Click Here to understand and access the process of enrollment verification.
Information about transfers is available on the District website.
Enrollment of students NEW to the District is a different process and instructions can be found on this link: New Student Online Registration.
2021-2022 Art Award Winners
The following students are winners in the 2022 South Carolina Education Poster Contest:
Alacy Wesley (4th grade)
Alexander Sanchez (2nd grade)
Ises Woldegebriel (4th grade)
Jared Alvarado (4th grade)
The following students are winners in the 2022 Richland Soil and Water Conservation Poster Contest:
Talia Bowen (Kindergarten)
Arleth Dominguez Lucatero (5th grade)
Maurice Livingston (1st grade)
Arden Elementary's submission to Litter Trashes Everyone Poster contest ~ Estrella Clavel
Arden Elementary's Permanent Art Collection ~ Arleth Dominguez Lucatero
Rising 5th Grade Summer Reading Information
This year, each student will receive a recommended list of titles and a Summer Reading Assignment. All students are expected to participate in the summer assignment of reading at least one book. Students are to choose a book from the Summer Reading List on the following pages. An overview of each book is provided. The selected titles can be
checked out from your child's school or the Richland County Public Library. They are also available for purchase at Barnes & Noble and Amazon.
Notice of Non-Discrimination
Richland County School District One does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age or other protected characteristics in its programs and activities.