October 2016  
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Upcoming Events
   Early Dismissal
   Oct 26 2016
   Professional Development
   Oct 26 2016
   Election Day (Schools & Offices Closed)
   Nov 08 2016
   Fall Break (Schools Closed, Offices Open)
   Nov 21 2016

Congratulations Buist Academy for being ranked #1 elementary and middle school in the state of South Carolina, according to SchoolDigger.com. These rankings are based on SC Ready and SC PASS test results. We are very proud of the academic achievements of our students. Thank you to the faculty, staff, administration, and parents for your dedication and support.



Red Ribbon WeekRed Ribbon Week is October 24th - 28th. This years theme at Buist Academy is Elect to Be Drug Free! During the week, students will here daily announcements on choosing a healthy and drug free lifestyle and will participate in activities that support good choices.

Pink Out: On Friday, October 28th, students are encouraged to dress in pink to raise awareness and show support for breast cancer research. 


High School Information Fair

All 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students and their parents are invited to Buist Academy's annual High School Information Fair. This event will be held on Wednesday, December 7th from 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM in Buist Academy's gym. Please join us for a wonderful evening that will give you the opportunity to meet with various local public and private high schools as well as boarding schools from across the nation. Don't miss out on all of the wonderful information that will be shared. This is a drop-in event. Call Mrs. Mielcarek, 5th - 8th grade counselor, with any questions that you may have.

Important links below



Please be reminded to review arrival and dismissal guidelines located in the packets sent home during fact and fee night. We want our walkers to be safe, there will be delays as we adjust this process. Thank you for your patience. 

To receive push notifications regarding delayed buses, please visit remind.com/join and enter the school code and your email address.   School Code: BUIST ACDY


Buist Basketball

If you are interested in reserving practice time for a Buist Academy basketball team, please contact assistant principal Bryan Smith. All basketball teams are coached by Buist Academy parents and participate in recreational leagues such as Trident Basketball League. The Buist Academy gym provides practice times through out the week for each team. You can email Mr. Smith at Bryan_Smith@charlestn.k12.sc.us for more information. Thank you. 

Buist Publications

Check out the latest edition of our weekly e-newsletter, The Knightly News, and our bi-annual newsletter, The Buist Banner.

For lottery results or waiting list(s) numbers, please contact JoAnne Daquigan at 937-6430.