March 28th, 2017

Round Top Elementary Selected Palmetto’s Finest

From Cola Daily

Round Top Elementary in Blythewood was one of five schools selected for the prestigious Palmetto’s Finest award this week. Information about the selected schools was issued In a release from Hannah Pittman, Associate Director SC Association of School Administrators.
Round Top Elementary (Blythewood, Principal Jeaneen Tucker) serves 565 students in Pre-K through 5th grade and is a National School of Character. The first elementary school in the district to become an Arts in Basic Curriculum site, Round Top provides many interactive and enriched learning experiences through a unique related arts integration program. As a Leader in Me school, students understand the value of lifelong learning and responsible citizenship and are empowered to practice leadership within the school, community, and beyond. A Palmetto Gold Award recipient for the past five years, Round Top Elementary educates the “whole child,” teaching critical thinking, problem solving, and decision-making skills through collaborative learning experiences.

The 2016-2017 Palmetto’s Finest Winners are:

Monarch Elementary School, Greenville County Schools
Round Top Elementary School, Richland District 2
Dutch Fork Middle School, Lexington-Richland District 5
Seneca High School, Oconee County Schools
Campobello Gramling School, Spartanburg District 1