Tigerville Elementary honored veterans last Thursday with events including America’s White Table, set as a symbol for service members fallen, missing, or held captive in the line of duty.
Riverside high and middle school band students celebrated a six-month effort to honor one of their own when they premiered “Unwavering Heart” during last week’s combined concert.
The composition was commissioned by the bands in May as a tribute to flutist Bella Muntean, who passed away in April after battling cancer.
Tigerville Elementary Principal Diane Jackson is one of 11 principals nationwide to be honored with the Terrel H. Bell Award for Outstanding School Leadership. U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced the 2018 recipients recently. Tigerville was named a National Blue Ribbon School on October 1.
North Greenville University named Allison Yeater its 2018 Homecoming Queen during halftime of the Crusader’s recent game against Shorter University. The crowning capped a week of homecoming festivities and North Greenville went on to win the game.
PTA Reflections Contest accepting entries
The National PTA is accepting entries for its 2018-2019 Reflections contest through Thursday, Nov. 1.
This year’s theme is Heroes Around Me.
Governor’s School accepting applications
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today recognized five South Carolina schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2018, including Tigerville Elementary in Taylors, S.C.