Celebration of Excellence in Education

March 06, 2023

Each year we celebrate the top academic 10% of the graduating seniors in Lexington County School District One.

This year the Lexington One Educational Foundation is hosting our annual Celebration of Excellence in Education on the evening of Monday, March 6, 2023.

At the event, we will highlight the importance of quality education in Lexington One and the outstanding education that our students receive. Through the recognition of the Top 10% of our 2023 graduating seniors, we acknowledge the hard work it takes to reach this level of academic excellence.

We invite you to join us in celebrating these students’ commendable scholastic achievements through event sponsorship! Our sponsors are extremely important and the reason we are able to hold such wonderful and remarkable events! If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities, please contact Julie Anderson Washburn at 803-821-1008 or via email. It’s only through the generosity of many that we can continue to offer this very special celebration to honor our top seniors in Lexington District One’s five graduating high school classes.

Please note that this in an invitation-only event.  Qualifying seniors should receive notification from the Educational Foundation and their high school counseling team in late fall.

Seating is limited, therefore, honored seniors will be limited to 2 guests each.

Invited students should RSVP here.



Clayton Rawl Farms, Inc.
Lexington High School
Shumpert's IGA
Davis Frawley LLC
Lexington Technology Center
Tidwell Agency Insurance
Gilbert High School
Pelion High School
Town of Gilbert
Gilbert Ruritan Club
River Bluff High School
Town of Summit
Gregory Electric
SAFE Federal Credit Union
White Knoll High School


Chao & Associates
Otis & Melissa Rawl
Town of Pelion
Harling & West Attorneys
H. Hugh Rogers, Attorney
Thomas Trinkner, DDS
Nancy K. Harmon
Senator Katrina Shealy
Woodward Cothran & Herndon
Lexington Sertoma Club


Coastal Carolina University

invested in Lexington District One in fiscal year 2022-2023


All K-2 students benefited from the Counting Collections for Mathematics Grant


Awarded in Scholarships and/or Higher Education Grants