Orange Pond is in the prestigious White Knoll area of Lexington County in award winning School District 1.
Saxe Gotha Elementary School home of the “Shining Stars” has many opportunities for you student to evolve and blossom. There are various programs such as the: Student Leadership Opportunities, Personalized Learning, Extended Day, Physical Fitness, and Health, and also Data Tracking and Goal Setting that will help enhance your student and personalize a program that will help them excel!
White Knoll Middle School is, “Where Kids Meet Success”. You will love the Habits of Scholarship Report Cards which track the student’s behavior and allows for them to be constantly reminded that the world is watching and they should stand out for doing great things. “Data Notebooks” are the heart of the curriculum allowing every student to know that there is something to be learned through every experience in every classroom and life. They also have “Hawks on the Fly: which is a running program that focuses on the health and wellness of all children. The staff also participates as they believe in leading by example!
White Knoll High School Timberwolves are on the move and have implemented the Center for Public Health and Advanced Medical Studies. The Center houses an innovative program that is designed to prepare students for careers in health and medicine. Through the Center, these students gain knowledge and skills at advanced levels in the areas of public health, medical research, and medical studies. They also participate in Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA). HOSA is a student-led organization of Future Health Professionals, and seeks to develop its members’ leadership and technical skills. This allows students to practice and refine their aptitudes, and eventually more easily transition from classroom to career.
If you choose to live in the White Knoll area of Lexington, you have two wonderful local activity centers nearby to choose from: The Red Bank Community Center and the Red Bank Arena. The Red Bank Community Center and park offers a softball field, tennis courts, and picnic shelters at its location. The Red Bank Arena Sports Complex includes such amenities as baseball and softball fields, canteens, restrooms, and walking paths. It also features one of the only BMX tracks in the region, which frequently hosts BMX events, and encourages new riders to come out and try the track! The centers are part of the Lexington County Recreation & Aging Commission, which implements programs and activities like these through their facilities all over the Midlands.
This is an awesome tight knit community that will offer you the right home at the right price in an area that is growing and thriving. You will be minutes from the I-20, downtown Columbia, shopping, and dining.
Take Exit 55 off I-20 toward Pelion. Turn Right onto SC6E / South Lake Drive. Turn Left onto State Rd S-32-70 / Two Notch Road. Turn Right onto Old Orangeburg Rd / State Rd S-32-244. Turn left onto Silver Spring Lane. Turn Right onto Orange Pond Court