What's Happening in Expanded Learning

Backpack Journalists
Mrs. Fields class and The Backpack Journalists met with the following journalists to learn more about journalism. These journalists will be supporting the program by mentoring our students.
Channel 2 - Octavia Mitchell
Channel 4- Tessa Spencer
Channel 4 - Valencia Wicker
Channel 5 - Corey Davis
Post and Courier - Christina Elmore

Click here to read the article they wrote.

Bakari Sellers

Bakari Sellers visited with our Backpack Journalists. The students learned about his life and asked him questions.

Chess Tournament

Students from Sanders-Clyde participated in their first Chess Tournament and were very successful. In the beginners section, Ta’Vario Brown placed fifth with two wins and a draw, August Campbell placed ninth with a win and two draws, Siaviaion Johnson placed tenth with two wins, and Sapperia Richardson-Jackson placed thirteenth with two draws.  All four won beginner trophies for being in their first tournament, and gained valuable experience to prepare for the state tournament on the 28th of February in Mt. Pleasant.