*For academic calendar, please see home page or “Parent Forms” under the Parents tab above for all important dates.


We have two graduating seniors this year!  We will hold our graduation ceremony at the school on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, from noon to 3 PM.

Congratulations to Naomi and Ronan, our two very deserving graduates!





Royal Tea Fundraiser

Flyer for Royal Tea Fundraiser

Barclay’s Bring a Buddy to School Day

We had a Bring a Buddy to School Day where our students were invited to bring a friend to the Barclay School for the day.  It was a good turnout, and the students loved sharing their school!

Barclay’s Business After Hours, hosted by the Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce

Fun Invitation to Business After Hours 2018

Come see our new school at the Open House on November 9th!

Where:  The Barclay School (1364 Cook Road, Ridgeway, SC 29130)

When:  Thursday, November 9th, 2017 from 1 to 6 PM

Please mark your calendars and bring a friend (or three!).

There will be food, refreshments, and lots of fun touring the school and meeting the kids.

They are very excited to show you their art pieces and everything else they’ve been working so hard on at the new school.

We are really trying to make this our home, and we can’t wait to show it to you!

We hope to see you there!

The Barclay School will be on WIS  again!

452_Head_ShotWhere:  WIS TV (NBC, channel 10 on most televisions)

When:  Noon on Thursday, November 2, 2017

Our very own Head of School, Dr. Gillian Barclay-Smith, will be talking about The Barclay School Open House that is on Thursday, November 9th.  Please tune in to watch the show!  The segment will be posted on the website (under the “Press and Praise” tab) once it has aired.



Paint the School Day on Monday, October 16th!

Where:  The Barclay School of Ridgeway (1364 Cook Road, Ridgeway, SC 29130)

When:  Monday, October 16, 2017 from 10 A.M. to 6 P.M.

To get our new school ready for the Open House on November 9th, we are having a Paint the School Day!  If you are available any time on Monday, October 16th, please stop by in clothes you can get dirty.  Even if you can only stop by for 30 minutes, any little bit of help counts and is really appreciated.


Ag + Art Tour 

Where:  The Barclay School, 631 Longtown Rd, Ridgeway, SC 29130

When:  all day Saturday, June 24, 2017 only (not Sunday)

This is a region-wide event.  To learn more, visit the Ag + Art Tour website.






Pancake Breakfast

Where:  Scottie’s Cafe and Grill, 10400 Wilson Blvd, Blythewood, SC 29016

When:  Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 8 AM to 10 AM

*Tickets are $10 each.  You can purchase them at Scottie’s or email Dr. G for more information at


Barclay Pancake Breakfast



Hillary’s Graduation

Where:  The Barclay School at Magnolia Farm at 631 Longtown Road, Ridgeway, SC 29130

When:  Tuesday, June 6, 2017 from noon to 3 PM

*We are celebrating our beloved Hillary graduating from the Barclay School.  She would like all of you to join her and the other students to enjoy a DJ, food, and great company!


Firefly Walk

Where:  Congaree National Park, 100 National Park Rd, Hopkins, SC 29061

When:  Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 8 PM

*Free admission to watch synchronized firefly flashing (it only occurs once a month during the year).  It’s spectacular!


Summer Camp

Farm Fun at the Barclay School Final (1)