Caughman Road Upcoming Events

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  • A Message from the Principal

    As your new Caughman Road Elementary School Acting Principal, I am thrilled to be part of a school community where family members are visible and actively engaged members of the Lower Richland Educational System.

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  • tree Welcome Tim Womick and Superintendent Craig Witherspoon!


    Caughman Road Elementary will participate in the City of Columbia's Arbor Day celebration Friday, December 2 from 8:45-10:30 AM. During this time, students will  enjoy a  presentation by legendary Arborist, Tim Womick. In addition to this presentation, all students will receive a tree seedling to plant at their home and the school will receive nine 10 Ft. trees donated by Long Branch Farms. 


  • HOOPS Basketball Tournament

    basketball   (Highly Operating Outstanding Performers in School)

    Please come out and support our school!

    Friday, December 2, 2016

    W.A. Perry Middle School, new gym, 5:30-8:30 PM (we play at 7:30)

    Saturday, December 3, 2016  

    W.J. Keenan High School, 9:00-3:00 (we play 10:00 court 2)


    Participating schools: Arden, Bradley, Brennen, Burnside, Burton-Pack, Carver-Lyon, Caughman Road, Forest Heights, Greenview, and Hopkins Elementary School

    Advanced tickets can be purchased from the P.E. Department
      $2 for students and $3 for adults


  • Book Drive

    NBSC and The Caughman Road Comets will be hosting a "Give the Gift of Reading" bookdrive December 5th - December 9th.  Donations of gently used or new books will be collected at NBSC (Garner's Ferry branch) during bank hours.  Donations will be used to build classroom libraries to support students' love for reading. You can help a child become a strong reader by making a donation.

  • Montessori Programs

    Richland One families that are interested in learning about the district's 2017-2018 elementary Montessori programs and applying to enroll their children are invited to attend a parent information session.  Parent sessions for Caughman Road Elementary are Thursday, December 8, 2016, 8:30 AM  or Tuesday, January 10, 2017, 6:00 PM.  Click here for additional details.



  • Absentee Reminders

    Please be reminded when you child is absent from school, you will have 48 hours to submit an excuse for the absence.  If the school does not receive verification of an absence, the absence will be coded unexcused. 

    Thank you for your support!

    Debra Lomas, Data Base Specialist


  • The Comet family welcomes to our family our new literacy partner, NBSC Synovus Bank (Garners Ferry Branch).


    The Comet family welcomes to our family our new literacy partner, NBSC Bank

  • Our Guidance Department needs your help

    To better serve our CRES families, we ask that you take a moment to complete a brief survey.  The survey can be found at:

    Thanks for your assistance.

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  • 10-Point Grading Scale

    Richland County School District One has adopted the 10-Point grading scale for grades 1 – 12 beginning in 2016-2017. 

    10-Point Grading Scale

    Letter        Grade Numerical

    A                 100 – 90

    B                 89 - 80

    C                 79 – 70

    D                 69 - 60

    F                 Below 60