SAR Campus Reminders: 2.21.23

February 23, 2023 Ben Lippen News, Lower School News

Please see the reminders below:


Daddy Daughter Dance: Our Daddy Daughter Dance will be held this Saturday, February 25, at our Monticello Road Campus Gymnasium. It will be held from 6:30- 8:30 PM. It’s not too late to sign up!! Please send in your reservation form by tomorrow.


Grandparents Day:  Friday, March 10 is our annual Grandparents Day.  We are looking forward to a wonderful day with the students and their grandparents. Please note that March 10 is a half day of school and there will be no after school care on the half day. Please contact the school office at 803-807-4400 with any questions.


Grandparents Day Volunteers:  Grandparents Day is fast approaching and we would love to have volunteers to help make this a special day for the grandparents and students.  If you are interested in volunteering, please click on the following link to sign up: Volunteer Signup


Parents in Prayer: Parents in Prayer will be Tuesday mornings until the end of the year in the PAC (building to the left of the office at SAR) following drop off at ~8:15 am, with a hard stop at 9 am.  We hope you will join us! Coffee provided!  If you would like to join but can’t without childcare or would like to receive regular ministry updates please email Stacy Lyons at


Parenting SummitOur next Parenting Summit will be held this Thursday, February 23, at 8:30 a.m. at the Monticello Road Campus.  Did you know that 11% of school aged children are diagnosed with ADHD? Ben Lippen School recognizes that while there are many advantages to ADHD, there can also be challenges.  This parenting summit is designed to increase parents’ understanding of ADHD, as well as share strategies to improve life at home and school. Leah Danford, PhD and Trisha Kirkland, LPC will share from their professional training and personal experiences to help parents feel better equipped to guide their students.

Mother/Son Neon Dodgeball:  Mother/Son Neon Dodgeball will be held on Saturday, April 1, in the Monticello Road gymnasium. Reservation forms will be sent home next week!

Fireflies Reading Program: Information was sent home with your child about the Columbia Fireflies Reading Program. This program will run from Wednesday, February 1 to Friday, March 10. Please contact our Librarian, Mrs. Leneschmidt, with any questions at


Upcoming Dates:

February 23                     Parenting Summit

February 25                     Daddy/Daughter Dance

March 10                         Grandparent’s Day – Half day of school

March 27-31                    Teacher Appreciation Week

April 1                              Mother/Son Neon Dodgeball