March Menu
2 days ago, Pickens Elementary Communications
March '24
Form and payment is due Friday! There are extras in the front office if you need one.
2 days ago, Pickens Elementary Communications
#EmpowerUp update | In December, SDPC announced our partnership with Tri-County Technical College to bring EmpowerUp - Adult Workforce Development offerings right to our community! 📚🛠️ The EmpowerUp partnership is a unique opportunity that offers a variety of fast, flexible, and locally-relevant training programs at the Pickens County Career and Technology Center. Check out the exciting TCTC courses down below and visit or click here ( for more info! Courses Offered soon: 📚 Workzone Flagger Training + OSHA 10-Hour Construction Standards: March 4 - 8 📚 Consultative Selling: Certified Sales Professional: March 4 - April 10 📚 Certified Logistics Technician Associate: March 4 - April 10 📚 Pre-Highway Construction Inspector/Testing Technician - Asphalt Roadway1: March 18 -2 8 📚 Certified Production Technician2: April 8 -19 📚 Commercial Truck Driver Training (CDL): April 10 Don't miss this chance to empower yourself with new skills and opportunities. For more information, contact TCTC at 865-646-1700 or #tctcedu #EngagingToday #EmpoweringTomorrow
7 days ago, SDPC Communications
EmpowerUp - Special opportunity for ADULTS in Pickens County
The Performance Task Assessment (PTA) testing window is from February 20-March 8. This test has two parts: a verbal and non-verbal subtest, and it will be administered over two days. If your child qualifies to be tested, a letter has been sent home stating the specific testing dates as well as tips on how you can support your child.
16 days ago, Pickens Elementary Communications
We hope you have had a great first day of February. Just a reminder that PTO will have Hat Day tomorrow. Students can bring $1 and wear a hat at school all day. Please click on the link below for the PES Parent Newsletter for February.
28 days ago, Shannon Lawton
February Lunch Menu
about 1 month ago, Pickens Elementary Communications
February Lunch Menu
ACCESS is a proficiency test that measures students who have limited English proficiency. These scores aid in classroom instruction, monitor student progress, and indicate when ELs have reached proficiency in the English language. If you would like to know more about this assesment please visit the State Dept. of Education Website at
about 1 month ago, Pickens Elementary Communications
PES Parent Newsletter for January 2024
about 2 months ago, Shannon Lawton
Attention Parents/Guardians of Pickens County students! Click Here ( for info about an exciting new program for adults in Pickens County! You can earn certifications in the fields of Certified Nurse Aide (CNA), Commercial Truck Driver Training (CDL), Computer Numerical Control (CNC), and Electrical Wiring. Classes begin in January! For more information, visit -
3 months ago, SDPC Communications
Students will get to shop for family and friends this week! Envelopes went home with students last week. More are located in the front office or contact your child's teacher!
3 months ago, Pickens Elementary Communications
Frosty Fair
Our student council is ready to serve our Veterans breakfast this morning!
4 months ago, Shannon Lawton
Pickens County Parents, You are invited to an information night to hear from experts regarding “Social Media and Your Child’s Mental Health” on Nov. 9 at 6:00pm at Pickens Middle School. - WHAT: Social Media and Your Child’s Mental Health - INFORMATION NIGHT - WHERE: Pickens Middle School - WHEN: Thur. 11/9 at 6:00pm - Submit this form to attend -
4 months ago, SDPC Communications
Social Media and Children's Mental Health
November's Sparkle Story Time is fast approaching! Get signed up now while spots are available! Use the QR or link. *please note this is for children ages 1-5, not currently enrolled at Pickens Elementary.
4 months ago, Pickens Elementary Communications
November Story Time
November Menu
4 months ago, Pickens Elementary Communications
We will be sharing the message to stay healthy and be Drug Free during Red Ribbon Week! Mark these dates to show your sparkle spirit! Monday: Mix Match (unmatching clothes, shoes, etc) Tuesday: Tie Dye (show your inner peace with those tie dye clothes) Wednesday: Team Day (wear your jerseys or colors displaying your favorite sports team) Thursday: Twin Day (dress up like your bestie) Friday: Red Day (well...wear red) *graphic courtesy of Gannon Bates, PES Student Council-School Reporter
5 months ago, Pickens Elementary Communications
Red Ribbon Week
If you have not ordered school pictures, tomorrow is the deadline to order online before you will have to pay late charges. This does not include make ups. Enter students name as it is on file at school. Strawbridge will be here on Friday, November 3rd to take Fall Make Up Pictures. This is for students who were absent on picture day or you requested a retake.
5 months ago, Pickens Elementary Communications
Make ups
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. On Friday we will have our annual Pink Out Day! Wear your pink in support of those who have fought or those fighting now! We love you, Mrs. Barrilleaux!
5 months ago, Pickens Elementary Communications
Pink Out
ATTENTION 5th Grade Parents! All yearbook ads will be placed and paid for online. Here is the link for the detailed directions to create your add. ***Please take note that the deadline is Dec. 1st! None will be accepted after this date!
5 months ago, Pickens Elementary Communications
5th Grade Ads
Yearbooks are now on Sale! Flyers will be going home this week. All orders will be done online only through Strawbridge Studios. Follow directions on the flyer. Please note that the price goes up after November.
5 months ago, Pickens Elementary Communications
Yearbook Sales
A cute reminder that there will be no school for students on Monday, October 9th and Tuesday, October 10th of next week. The 9th is a planned holiday and the 10th is a Teacher-In-Service day.
5 months ago, Pickens Elementary Communications
Oct 9th