5901 Satchel Ford Road   •  Columbia, SC 29206  •  Phone: 803-738-7209  •  Fax: 803-738-7218

Welcome to the Satchel Ford PTO Website
and the 2018 - 2019 School Year

What is the PTO?

The Satchel Ford PTO (Parent/Teacher Organization) is a nonprofit
organization dedicated to the following goals:

1.  to support and promote the educational programs at the school
2.  to work cooperatively with the community, educators, parents,
and children to enrich the educational standards of the school
3.  to assist in providing an educational climate that will enrich the
lives of the students

General School Information and Forms  |  President's Message

Merchandise Flash Sale!

All Satchel Ford shirts are 50% off, now through Friday, May 31! Order online through the merchandise page. All orders are also eligible to receive a free headband!

Student Address Reverification

For the upcoming 2019-2020 school year, Satchel Ford will be requiring all returning students to provide proof of residency documents. Per Richland One Policy, two proofs of residency in the parent’s name are required to remain enrolled at SFES. 

To ensure continued enrollment at SFES, please return this form and all documents to Satchel Ford by July 12, 2019. If you have any questions, please contact Sarah Assaley at 803- 738-7209.

Marco's Pizza Contest Winner!

Satchel Ford placed 5th in the Marco's Pizza contest and was awarded $1,000! Thank you for your support of Satchel Ford!

5th Grade Neon Dance

Fifth grade students can now purchase tickets in advance for the Neon Dance on May 30! Forms and ticket money can be turned in to your child's home base teacher. Tickets are $10 and include pizza and drinks. Students can bring extra money the night of the dance to purchase candy from the candy bar for $5. This event is only for Satchel Ford 5th graders. 

Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to Coach Norris! 2018-19 Satchel Ford Teacher of the Year!

Watch Dogs

Calling All Men of the Satchel Ford Family!

“In support of our School Improvement Council's goals for improved student climate and efforts to combat bullying in our school, the Watch D.O.G.S. program has come into fruition in an effort to increase a male presence on campus during the school day.” - Kevin J. Hasinger, Ed.S., Principal
Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads Of Great Students) is an exciting national program that has been implemented in our school this year! We have been very encouraged at the success thus far. We have 31 school days still available and we need YOU! Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads of Great Students) are fathers and father-figures including step-fathers, grandfathers, uncles, cousins, etc. that agree to simply be a presence on campus during the school day. You are encouraged to sign-up for one day of service HERE!

Click HERE for more information about this national program!

PTO Membership

Now you can join the Satchel Ford PTO online! Click here to fill out your membership form. 

Satchel Ford Merchandise

Do you want some great Satchel Ford merchandise for your children and yourself? You can now order online and your order will be delivered to your child in his or her classroom! Click here to fill out the easy order form. 

Upcoming Events
5/24: Field Day
5/27: Student Holiday
5/28: Marco's Pizza Night
5/30: 5th Grade Promotion (Tentative)
5/31: 5th Grade Talent Show (Tentative)
6/4: Last Day of School/Early Dismissal (12 p.m.)

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