November 22 Board Meeting

Anderson 3 Board Meeting - November 21, 2022

At the November meeting of the Anderson 3 Board of Trustees, the board welcomed the newly elected trustee, Mrs. Hannah Arnold, to the district's at-large seat and reelected incumbents Mr. Larry Holbrook and Mr. Marty Watt to Area 1 and Area 4 seats. All three members completed the oath of office to serve the district for four years.

Superintendent Kathy Hipp leads the oath of office for members Larry Holbrook, Hannah Arnold, and Marty Watt.

Mr. Marty Watt, reelected trustee to the Area 4 seat, poses with his family after his oath of office.

Mrs. Hannah Arnold, newly elected to the At-Large seat, poses with her family after her official oath of office.

Board Commendations

The board commended Ms. Cheyenne Gilmer, a senior at Crescent High School, for receiving the 2022 South Carolina State Fair Commissioner of Agriculture Cup Winner (Champion Senior Showmanship). Mrs. Hipp also mentioned Cheyenne received the Martin Acevedo Happy Farmer Award and the 2022 South Carolina Farm Bureau Junior Dairy Scholarship Award.

Cheyenne is pictured with Mrs. Hipp and Crescent FFA Advisors Mr. Phillip Rhodes and Mr. Brantley Caldwell. 


Mr. Tim Taylor, Town Manager for the Town of Iva, recognized students and teachers who participated in the 2022 Town of Iva Recyclable Scarecrow Contest. Participating schools were awarded $300 from the town for other school projects. In addition, Iva Elementary's "Elvis" scarecrow was awarded an extra $500 for being named first place in the contest. 

Iva Elementary

Mrs. Candace Stone (STEM Teacher at Iva Elementary) and Mrs. Jennifer Elrod (Fourth-Grade Teacher at Iva Elementary) accept the prize of $800 along with Iva students Jackson Fowler and Harper Powell students who assisted with the scarecrow project. 

Starr Elementary

Mr. Brandon Watt, 4-H Advisor at Starr Elementary, accepts a check for $300 along with Starr student Jonathan Friedman

Flat Rock Elementary

Mrs. Lisa Bradford, STEM Teacher at Flat Rock Elementary, accepts a check for $300 along with Flat Rock students Jayden Wright, Zacch Whitaker, and Khloe O’Barr

Starr-Iva Middle School

Mrs. Martina Zinn, Art Teacher at Starr-Iva Middle School, accepts a check for $300. 

Anderson 3 Scarecrow Submissions

Board Materials

November 2022 Board Agenda Packet
October 2022 Board Meeting Minutes