Briggs Elementary School has a long history of excellence and continues to strive to meet the needs of all students in a rapidly changing world. We are a K-6 elementary school serving families in the heart of Florence, South Carolina since 1953. With a total enrollment of 600, we boast a diverse population of students as well as a faculty and administration that is comprised of 100% highly qualified and certified teachers and administrators. While the instrument used to grade schools in South Carolina may change, the commitment to our students remains strong. We help our students develop world class skills by facilitating creativity, innovation, critical thinking, and a passion for learning by allowing students to discover and LEAD.
We will be collecting Pedigree or Purina puppy and dog food, Purina cat food, bleach, Dawn detergent, laundry detergent, dog/cat treats, dog/cat beds, fleece blankets, towels, paper towels, and trash bags.
During the week of March 2nd - 6th we will be celebrating Dr. Seuss' Birthday and Read Across America week. Monday is dress like a Dr. Seuss book character. Tuesday is dress in sports or exercise attire and read a book about sport or health. Wednesday is dress alike day and read with a partner. Thursday is dress in your favorite western attire and read a western themed book. Friday is dress in your favorite Briggs Bulldog colors and read about a female leader.