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Valentine's Day Celebration

Enjoy food, fun, and friends at our Valentine's Day Celebration on Friday, February 14 at 1:30 p.m. Have your picture taken at our Photo Booth for just $1.00 per photo. Snacks will be sold, and all students will receive a free sweet treat!

Parent/Teacher Conference Night

Please join us for our Parent/Teacher Conference Night at Vance-Providence Elementary School Cafeteria on November 7 from 4:00-7:00 pm. Conferences will be scheduled in 15 minute intervals. Please make an appointment for the time slot that best fits your schedule. (803-492-7766) Don't miss this opportunity to meet with your child's teacher! Report cards will be given out during this time.

School Picture Day

Thursday, September 26, is School Picture Day at Vance-Providence Elementary! ALL students will have a picture taken that day. If you wish to purchase photos, please fill out the LifeTouch order form your child brought home and return it to school along with your payment. If you prefer to order online, please go to the LIfeTouch website ( and enter the Picture Day ID Number found on the printed order form.

Test Prep Parent Workshop

If you want information to help your child to succeed on the SC Ready test, this is a workshop you MUST attend! For more information, please contact Malqueen E. Rivers., Parent Engagement Liaison, at 803-492-7766 or via email at

When: Wednesday, May 1 at 5:00 pm
Where: VPE Cafeteria
Why: To help your child do his/her best on testing day!

Click to reserve your spot.

Standardized Testing

During the weeks of March 25-29 and April 1-4 all students in grades K-5 will be taking the MAP test in Language Arts and Math. Please make sure your child gets a good night's sleep and comes to school with a positive attitude, ready to do his or her best on the test!

Cookie Math Parent Workshop

Come join us on Thursday, March 28, and discover the fun creative ways to make math fun and learn how to assist your child in the learning experience. We are offering two sessions for your convenience: 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Please click the headline to download the flier and reserve your spot!

Black History Events at VPE

Friday, February 22 at 9:00
Mrs. Von Gaskins, Meteorologist for WIS-TV will speak to our students. Our 3rd and 4th graders will also perform.

Wednesday, February 27 at 9:00
Mr. Henry Butler, Guidance Counselor at Holly Hill Middle School, will recite Dr. Martin Luther King Junior's speech "I Have a Dream" for our students. Our Child Development and Kindergarten students will also perform.

Thursday, February 28 at 1:30
Mr. Donald Sweeper from the Center for Humanities will share a present "The History of Gullah" to our students. Our 1st and 2nd graders will also perform.
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