Where Everybody Counts, and Every Moment Matters!

Calendar icon
Meal Icon
Health Icon
Registration Icon
Powerschool Icon
Peachjar Icon
Media Center Icon
Staff Directory Icon
Facebook Icon

Registration Information

We are excited for our 4K and 5K registration this week. Please use the following link to register your child. Please note that the registration link does not work with mobile devices.


4 year old kindergarten registration does not guarantee entry. Your child will be tested to determine entry.


If you need assistance, you may come to BES. We will have devices for you to use. Please bring all required documents with you to upload while you are at the school. Documents include long form birth certificate, parent’s license or identification card, SC immunization card, 2 proofs residence if you own your home. If you live with someone, you will need a notarized letter from the person you live with stating that you and the child you are registering live at the address as well as 3 proofs of residence.


May 10 SCREADY ELA Day 1

May 11 SCREADY ELA Day 2

May 17 SCREADY Math

May 18 SCPASS Science (4th grade only)

May 19 SCREADY Field test




LCSD and BES encourages everyone to be familiar with our 2021-2022 policies, procedures and expectations. Please click on the link below to read this year's newsletter.

LCSD Learning Newsletter


Student/Parent Google Tutorials

Check out the link to the left if you need help with your Chromebook.

Please make sure to familiarize yourself and your child with the LCSD attendance and google meet expectations. Please click on the link below to learn more.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1nkA8grbPZuPLtAKvaeUD--yrW4CUgTLo/view?usp=sharing

Internet Discount Options

FCC-Emergency Broadband Benefit program details - https://www.fcc.gov/broadbandbenefit

URL to apply - https://www.checklifeline.org/lifeline/?id=nv_flow&ebbp=true


Who Is Eligible for the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program?

A household is eligible if a member of the household meets one of the criteria below:

  • Has an income that is at or below 135% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines or participates in certain assistance programs, such as SNAP, Medicaid, or Lifeline;

  • Approved to receive benefits under the free and reduced-price school lunch program or the school breakfast program, including through the USDA Community Eligibility Provision in the 2019-2020 or 2020-2021 school year;

  • Received a Federal Pell Grant during the current award year;

  • Experienced a substantial loss of income due to job loss or furlough since February 29, 2020 and the household had a total income in 2020 at or below $99,000 for single filers and $198,000 for joint filers; or

  • Meets the eligibility criteria for a participating provider's existing low-income or COVID-19 program.

Buford Elementary is a Title 1 school and we encourage you to click on the link below for more information concerning Title 1. If you have any questions or concerns, you may contact the Title 1 coordinator for BES Alicia.Deas@lcsd.k12.sc.us


Title 1 Parent Activity


Family and community Engagement (1) (1) (1)
See Something! Say Something! Logo

See Something! Say Something!

The Lancaster County School District has set up the See Something Say Something crime line to report school crime to make our schools safer. Click HERE to see more details.


Dreambox Learning Logo

Do you have a question or would you like to leave feedback? If so, click HERE!

Buford Elementary

1906 N. Rocky River Road

Lancaster SC 29720

Telephone: 803-286-0026

Fax: 803-286-9986

Clip art of the Lancaster County School District Logo

TITLE IX Coordinator

Angela VaughanPhone: 803-286-6972Fax: 803-416-8866angela.vaughan@lcsd.k12.sc.us300 S. Catawba StreetLancaster, SC 29720Click here for the Lancaster County School District Title IX Compliance Information. Link will open in a new window.