All students in Lexington Three will return to in-person instruction on Monday, January 24th. Please note that regular class schedules will resume at all Lexington Three schools on this day, including the Lifelong Learning Center. In addition (at this time) all sports practices and games will also resume for our JV and Varsity athletic teams. The afterschool programs at B-L Primary and B-L Elementary Schools will also resume on Monday, January 24th.
Our highest priority in Lexington County School District Three is to provide a safe and healthy learning environment for all students and staff. In keeping with this commitment, administrators are shifting all four of the district’s schools to virtual learning during the week of January 18th through 21st. Read more under the NEWS section of www.lex3.org.
The Lexington County School District Three Board of Trustees unanimously approved Gene Cathcart as the new Head Football Coach at Batesburg-Leesville High School during its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, January 11th. Details can be found under the news section of our website. Welcome Coach Cathcart!
A special thanks to BOMBAS for donating socks to our school district. Every single child will receive a free pair! We are so appreciative!
We look forward to welcoming our students back to school tomorrow (January 5th) for the start of second semester. We hope you all have had a wonderful Winter Break!
Representative Cal Forrest dropped by B-L High School today to present a resolution from the House of Representatives to the band for winning the 2021 Class A State Championship title in October. Thank you Rep. Forrest for recognizing the hard work of our staff and students!
The classes of 2022 and 2023 received their B-L High School rings last night during a special ceremony at the Fine Arts Center. Go Panthers!
Please note that there will be NO Varsity boys basketball game tonight version Pelion. JV boys will play at 5 pm at BLHS and Varsity girls will play at 6:30 pm at BLHS. Go Panthers!
Our B-L High School Chorus did an amazing job this morning performing at the Batesburg-Leesville Chamber of Commerce meeting! Be sure to join them for their holiday concert on Monday, December 6th at 7 pm at the Fine Arts Center.
Please be reminded of Lexington Three's schedule for the week of November 22nd through November 26th. Details here: https://www.lex3.org/article/591148
A very kind and giving student at B-L High School anonymously donated 25 meals for some of our Lexington Three families to enjoy next week. Thank you! That is the epitome of having the "heart of a Panther!" Happy Thanksgiving!
We are truly grateful for all of our employees in Lexington School District Three! Take a quick moment to watch this short video showing our appreciation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7xr3yWGTIn0
Congratulations to BLHS senior Amie Johnson who signed to play division one softball with USC Upstate on Wednesday, November 10th!
The Panther Archery Team made its debut appearance this past Saturday, November 6th at the White Knoll Timberwolf Challenge and one of the archers from BLHS, Andrew Hall, placed 5th highest overall of all male high schoolers in attendance. There were 250 archers across all divisions. Congrats Andrew!
Lexington Three’s buses are running behind schedule this afternoon, so if you have a child who rides a bus, he/she may be arriving home later than usual. This is especially true for bus riders at BLMS and BLHS. Thank you in advance for your patience and understanding.
Congrats again to these volleyball award winners! From left to right: Laci DuBose (Region 3-AA Player of the Year), Brantley Buzhardt (Region 3-AA Coach of the Year), Alaina Timmerman and Jasia Brunson (All-Region Team). Go Panthers!
We would like to congratulate Batesburg-Leesville High School senior Laci DuBose for being named the volleyball Region 3 AA Player of the Year and also for being named All-State. Freshmen Alaina Timmerman and Jasia Brunson were named to the All-Region team. Coach Brantley Buzhardt was named as the Region 3 AA Coach of the Year! Go Panthers!
The Panther JV and Varsity football games scheduled for this week (October 28th and 29th) against Saluda have been cancelled due to COVID-19 related issues. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your continued understanding as we work through pandemic-related cancellations.
Congratulations to the Batesburg-Leesville Panther Band on winning the title of 1A Lower State Champs on Saturday, October 23rd. The band will compete in the SCBDA's State Marching Band Championship on Saturday, October 30th in Panther Stadium at B-L High School. Good luck!
As we look towards the rest of the 2021-22 school year, we wanted to let our families know that we are changing the optional eLearning Days that were previously scheduled for November 3rd, February 2nd & March 2nd to regular school days. More details here: https://lex3.org/article/565056