8th Grade Service Learning Project
Children at Palmetto Health
Donating toys and writing letters
National Homeless Awareness Month Schedule of Events
Canned food drive
October 1st - 30th
Homeless Presentation and Documentary
November 3 - 2:30pm
Homeless Helping Homeless team presentation
Silent Voices Pre-show
November 14 - 2:45pm
Spoken word and musical act performed by homeless artists
Homeless Awareness Toiletry Drive
Each grade level is asked to donate the following:
6th grade - soap
7th grade - toothpaste
8th grade - toothbrushes
Collection Dates: November 6th - 20th
Feed the homeless at Finlay Park - 1pm
November 8th and 22nd
Read books about homelessness to a class
November 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th
December 1st - 12th
Hats for Homeless
Hats will be made and donated as Christmas presents
S.C. State Vs. USC Canned Goods Drive
Month of November
Bring in canned goods and help your homeroom win an incentive!
Share The Warmth This Season...
W.G. Sanders is hosting a Community Winter Drive on Friday, December 12th starting at 5:00 p.m. in Greenview Park. We are collecting new and slightly used coats, hats, gloves, socks, scarves, and blankets for less fortunate families throughout the Sanders Community. If you would like to make a donation, please drop off your items here at W.G. Sanders by December 6th.
Congratulations to Mrs. Outten for receiving the $1000 Colonial Life Strong School Teacher Grant.
Teacher of the Year
Classified Employee of the Year
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Virus/Stomach Bug Prevention
Please make sure your children are washing or sanitizing their hands as often as possible. The nurse suggests having each of them use hand sanitizer upon entering and leaving the classroom to prevent the spread of germs.
Read the article below from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
When and How to Wash Your Hands
Richland School District One's Mission Statement
We are Richland One, a leader in transforming lives through education, empowering all students to achieve their potential and dreams.
W.G. Sanders Middle School's Mission Statement
We are W.G.San
ders Middle School, where our faculty and staff are committed to transforming lives through education, empowering all students to achieve their potential and dreams.
W.G. Sanders Middle School, in collaboration with an engaged community, is committed to ensuring that each learner achieves his/her potential in a safe, caring, academically challenging and diverse learning environment that will develop productive citizens for a changing world.
W.G. Sanders Middle School's Beliefs and Values
We believe that...
- All students can learn in an academically challenging environment.
- Collaboration with all stakeholders is needed to ensure success.
- The W.G. Sanders Middle School faculty and staff are change agents in a child's life.
- Purposeful planning enhances student academic growth.