Recent News

D6 Offers Wi-Fi Access to Students

We know that some of our families are without internet access. As a way to assist parents and students during this time, District Six has created wi-fi hot spots in all of our school parking lots.

Care Packages for Soliders

Recently, AMES’ received a heart-felt message from a group of deployed soldiers who recently received a care package from our fifth grade students! We are so grateful for their service and the sacrifices they give daily for our country!

AMES Family Literacy Night

AMES' Fall Literacy Night was a huge success. Families participated in fun games, creative writings, read alouds, and other great activities. Students also had the opportunity to choose free books to share with their families at home.

History of Anderson Mill

Anderson Mill Elementary School fifth grade students enjoyed hearing special guest speaker, Ingrid Norris, share the history of the old Anderson grist mill of which our school is modeled and named. Mrs. Norris, the Outreach Coordinator of the Tyger River Foundation, will be meeting with each class at AMES to not only share the history, but also explain the restoration process. The Tyger River Foundation promotes, protects and restores the natural and historic resources of the Tyger River Basin. We look forward to this partnership! Be sure to ask your child in the coming weeks what he/she learned about the grist mill and it’s role in Spartanburg County’s history.

Over 85 "Bags of Cheer" Created and Donated!

A BIG thank you to all of our AMES families who donated items for our "Bags of Cheer" community service project! Because of your generosity, over 85 children who receive infusions at GHS' Children's Hospital will be given a gift bag full of fun activities to make their day a little brighter! Representatives from the L.D. Barksdale Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation will be delivering the bags to the hospital next week.

Kindergarten Enrollment

Kindergarten Open Enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year for students not currently in a District Six 4K program will start on Monday, March 18th. The link on the Spart 6 website will be available to parents on the morning of March 18th.

AMES Spelling Bee Winners

Congratulations to AMES’ 2019 Spelling Bee winner, Riley, runner-up, Brady, and to all of our Class Spelling Bee winners! We are so proud of each and every one of you!
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