Palmetto's Finest Awards Announcement Set for Wednesday, March 15th

On Wednesday, March 15th, Batesburg-Leesville High School will find out if it has been chosen as the recipient of the 2023 Palmetto's Finest Award.

The SC Association of School Administrators in partnership with SCETV will host a livestream of the awards ceremony beginning at 1:30 pm on Wednesday. The live announcement can be viewed by the general public by clicking on the following link:

The SC Association of School Administrators (SCASA) presents the Palmetto’s Finest awards each year to schools that offer the best in innovative, effective educational programs. The application process includes elements on student achievement, instructional programs, professional learning communities, and school culture. The Palmetto’s Finest Award is celebrating its 43rd year and is one of the most coveted and respected awards among educators.

Other finalists from across the state include:

-Lake Murray Elementary School, Lexington School District One
-Lake Murray Elementary School, Lexington-Richland School District Five
-Clover High School, York School District Two (Clover)
-John W. Moore Middle School, Florence School District One
-North Central High School, Kershaw County Schools
-Woodmont High School, Greenville County Schools
-Carver Elementary Magnet School, Florence School District One
-Daniel Island School, Berkeley County Schools
-Southwood Academy of the Arts, Anderson School District Five

Good luck to all! #lexington3istheplacetobe