HPCS SCACS Registrations Due, Christmas Program Info.

SCACS Fine Arts and Academic Testing Registrations Due Next Friday, December 4.

Printable forms and information on all SCACS competitions are on our website and RenWeb. Please note registration and run-off dates. Registrations for music, art, and academic testing must be received by Friday, December 4.

Christmas Programs: Information and Dress Guidelines

Our Christmas programs will be held on December 10 (Upper School), December 15 (Lower School Grades 3-6), and December 17 (Lower School Grades K4-2). Programs begin at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Auditorium.

  • Lower School Dress Guidelines
    • Girls should wear Christmas dresses or outfits (skirt/top) with dress shoes.
    • Boys should wear dark pants, long-sleeved dress shirts or sweaters, dress shoes.
  • Upper School Dress Guidelines
    • 7th-8th Grade Girls: Dark (preferably black) long maxi skirts with any top/sweater, dark tights/hose, dress shoes.
    • 7th-8th Grade Boys: Black pants (with black belt), black bow tie, black socks and shoes, white long-sleeved dress shirt.
    •  9th-12th Grade Girls: Choir dress with black tights/hose, black shoes. Long black skirts and black tops may be worn ONLY if you do not yet own the choir dress.
    • 9th-12th Grade Boys: Black pants (with black belt), black bow tie, black vest, black socks and shoes, white long-sleeved dress shirt or tux shirt.

Panthers in Action

Basketball Schedule Now Available Online and in the Office

You can access the complete game schedule on our website and on RenWeb.

Upcoming Games

  • Tuesday, November 24
    • JV Boys @ Spartanburg Day – 5:00
    • Varsity Boys @ Spartanburg Day – 6:00
  • Tuesday, December 1
    • MS Girls vs. Spartanburg Day – 4:00
    • MS Boys vs. Spartanburg Day – 5:15
    • Varsity Girls @ Southside – 6:00
    • Varsity Boys @ Southside – 7:30

General Announcements

No CUTS in December

Upper School students will not be granted CUTS December 7-18. Please plan accordingly.

Reminder: Doors Lock Once School Begins

The Main Office doors are the only doors unlocked once the school day begins. Please do not knock on the door of a building and ask to be let in. The only way to access a building once it is locked is to go to the office and check out a door pass. Thanks for helping us keep our campus safe!

Lunch Menu

Wednesday, 11/25Thursday, 11/26Friday, 11/27Monday, 11/30Tuesday, 12/1
No SchoolNo School

Happy Thanksgiving!

No SchoolChicken sandwich, potato fries, salad, fruitTaco Bar


Looking Ahead

November 25-27              Thanksgiving Break (No School or Child Care)

December 7-18                 No Cuts (Upper School)

December 4                       Geography Bee (2:25 p.m. – Collins Auditorium)

December 4                       SCACS Individual Event Registrations Due

December 9                       SCACS Upper School Speech Run-offs

December 10                     Upper School Christmas Program

December 15                     Lower School (Grades 3-6) Christmas Program

December 16-17               Upper School Exams (Upper school dismisses at 11:30 a.m., regular schedule for lower school)

December 17                     Lower School (Grades K4-2) Christmas Program

December 18                     Upper School Exams

December 18                     All classes dismiss at 11:00 a.m. and Christmas Break Begins

January 4                             All classes resume

January 11-15                    Spirit Week

January 15                           Homecoming


2016-17 Important Dates

  • August 9
    • 1st-12th grades Orientation
  • August 11
    • School begins
      • (Grades 1-6 will dismiss at 11:30)
      • (Grades 7-12 will dismiss at 3:15)
  • August 11
    • K4 and K5 Orientation
  • August 15
    • K4 and K5 Begin


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