3rd grade Musical

On January 17, 2019

WKE 3rd Grade Students present


Thursday, January 31

WKE Cafeteria


Congratulations to WKE students-State Honor Choir

On January 16, 2019

Congratulations to WKE students who have been chosen to be a part of the SC State Honor Choir! They were recognized at the Lexington 1 school board meeting.
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Congratulations Ms. Mitchell!

On January 11, 2019

Congratulations Ms. Mitchell!

Ms. Nicole Mitchell was recently named the 2018 Outstanding Principal for the South Carolina Art Education Association.

This nomination came from current and past art educators that were grateful for her consistent support both philosophically and financially to developing students’ art education. She received her award at the 2018 State SCAEA Conference surrounded by family and colleagues that recognize her commitment to helping students grow through the arts.

Read with the Gamecocks Program

On January 11, 2019


Our Reading with the Gamecocks program was a great success!

Congratulations to our overall highest readers!


Rosalee Horton


1st grade

Jenalyn Lawing

2nd grade

Graison Konarski


3rd grade

Ariana Thompson

4th grade

Kendal Robinson

5th grade

Jordan Keith

All students who turned in a completed reading log received vouchers on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019 to the following literacy games:

*Women’s Basketball vs Vanderbilt-Monday, January 28, 2019 @ 7pm

*Men’s Basketball vs Missouri-Sunday, January 13, 2019 @ 1pm 

–Also a bonus game because of the rescheduling of the men’s game–

*Men’s Basketball vs Texas A&M-Saturday, February 16, 2019 @ 1pm 

Participants ​in the Read with the Gamecocks​ program are welcome to attend all 3 games and do not have to choose between one or the other. They should take their voucher to the Lincoln Street entrance of the Colonial Life Arena where they will exchange the voucher for hard tickets.



New devices?

On December 19, 2018

To help manage media balance and negotiate expectations around new devices, here are some essential resources to use. Check out the articles and videos below courtesy of https://www.commonsensemedia.org/:

The Ultimate Guide to Fortnite
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5 Steps to a Healthy Media DietSimple ways to keep media and tech in check. Watch now

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