Our mission is to work together with the home, business, and community to develop responsible and productive lifelong learners.
Education is a lifelong process in which all students can learn.
Education will meet the needs of a changing society.
Education will provide opportunities for students to learn effective written and oral communication skills, practice critical thinking and problem solving skills and express ideas creatively.
Education will also address physical, cultural, social and emotional needs of students.
Students will be expected to accept responsibility to be actively involved in learning.
Students are the focus of an educational process that is valued, shared, and supported by the home, school, business, and community.
All individuals will be treated with dignity, respect, and equality.
Parents and guardians will be expected to be actively involved in their children's education.
Hike for Hope September 30th 9:00am - 12:00pm
Hike begins at 10:30am
Open to the Public, no registration fee
Blue Ridge Electric Co-op
2328 Sandifer Blvd Westminster, SC
Choc's BBQ & The Ice Shack will be available for purchase
Yard games, DJ with music and line dancing, Inflatables
The SDOC Board of Trustees and district leadership are seeking public input on a new long range building plan. The district encourages families and community members to read through the Long Range Building Plan Proposal and submit feedback if desired.
At their September 18th meeting, the School District of Oconee County Board of Trustees recognized two Seneca High School students, Daniel Grayden and Trevor Dawson, and Seneca area bus driver Rick Walton for their actions during a medical emergency suffered by another bus driver earlier in the month. Dr. Thorsland thanked both Daniel and Trevor for their leadership and willingness to help during the difficult situation. He also thanked Mr. Rick Walton for stepping in to help ensure the safety of the students on both buses. Dr. Thorsland said, “Your willingness to help and remain calm in a difficult situation is to be commended.”
At its regularly scheduled board meeting held on Monday, September 11, 2023, the School District of Oconee County Board of Trustees approved the hiring of Mrs. Brooke Davis as assistant principal for Seneca High School.
The School District of Oconee County has transitioned to MySchoolBucks for student payments for the 2023-2024 school year. This payment platform will be used for all payments, including meals, field trips, athletic tickets, and others.
Families are encouraged to download the MySchoolBucks app and set up their account. Families can use the QR code below or visit www.myschoolbucks.com to register for an account or to download the app. A link can also be found on the parent table of the district and all school websites. Once in the app, be sure to select "South Carolina" and "School District of Oconee County" so you can add your student.
The newsletter linked below has important information for next school year concerning student attendance, students meals, technology, and concerns about vaping in our schools. It also includes a link to registration dates for next year, details on summer meals, and info on mental health resources. We encourage all of our families to read through the information provided.