Pursuing Excellence for Tomorrow's Challenges

    • For Benefits information, please contact:

      Caren Carmichael, Benefits Specialist

      Caren Carmichael
      Benefits Specialist

      (803) 476-8168






      Debbie Rennhack, HR Specialist Debbie Rennhack
      Human Resources Specialist

    • TBD
      Benefits Assistant

    • School District 5 of Lexington & Richland Counties is proud to offer the following benefits available to full-time and part-time certified employees:

      The insurance benefits listed below are available through the S.C. Public Employee Benefits Authority.  More details can be found at:  www.peba.sc.gov

      • Health insurance plans in which all include a prescription drug plan
      • Dental insurance including the BCBS Dental Plus Plan
      • Life insurance
      • Long term disability
      • Flexible spending accounts
      • Vision care discounts

      We also work with Colonial Life to offer supplemental plans such as a short-term disability plan, Universal Life and a cancer plan to our employees.  Colonial’s website:  www.coloniallife.com

      The retirement program choices include the traditional South Carolina Retirement System or the Optional Retirement Plan where one can choose one of four vendors to invest their contributions.  Retirement option details can be found at the PEBA website:  www.peba.sc.gov

      For access to Social Security:  www.ssa.gov