HPCS Weekly News – September 6, 2016

Upcoming Events

Flag Raising

Flag Raising is this Friday, September 9, at 8:45 a.m. at the flagpole. Parents are welcome to join us as we pause to remember those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001. The Upper School band (grades 9-12) will play and the students in Lower School are encouraged to wear red, white, and blue.

Honor Society Induction

Honor Society Induction will be held on Thursday, September 15, at 10:20 a.m. in the Main Auditorium.

School Pictures

Students who were absent on the first picture day will have their picture taken next Tuesday, September 13.

Panthers in Action

2016-2017 Panther Pass

Come by the office and pick up your 2016-2017 Panther Pass for admission to all regular season home games!

Upcoming Games

  • Thursday, September 8
    • Cross Country Meet @ Walnut Grove 5:00
  • Friday, September 9
    • Middle School Volleyball vs. Mt. Zion 4:00
    • Middle School Soccer vs. Langston 4:00
    • Varsity Volleyball @ Grace 4:00
    • Varsity Soccer @ Grace 4:00
  • Monday, September 12
    • Cross Country Meet @ Oconee 5:00
  • Tuesday, September 13
    • Middle School Volleyball vs. Spartanburg Prep 4:30
    • Middle School Soccer vs. Spartanburg Prep 4:30
    • Varsity Volleyball @ Westgate 4:30
    • Varsity Soccer @ Westgate 4:30
    • Middle School Volleyball vs. St. Mary’s 6:00

General Announcements

HPCS Drawstring Bags!

The HP drawstring bags are selling fast! The Senior Class will continue to sell the bags in the Concessions Kitchen at our home games until they are gone.


Music Lessons

It’s not too late to sign up for music lessons. Come by the office or check RenWeb for the lesson form if your child is interested in private piano lessons (grades 1-12) or group voice lessons (grades 4-12).

Operation Christmas Child

Join us as we reach others with the Gospel by providing for their needs this Christmas! We will soon begin collecting bars of soap, crayons, dolls, trucks, toothbrushes, toothpaste, socks and more. Begin shopping now and we will let you know when to start sending the items to school.


Lunch Menu

Wednesday, 9/7Thursday, 9/8Friday, 9/9Monday, 9/12Tuesday, 9/13
Hot dogs, macaroni & cheese, saladSausage or cheese pizza, salad or yogurtChicken pot pie, salad, yogurt parfaitBBQ sandwich, baked beans, potato chips, coleslawHamburger bar, French fries, fruit, dessert


Looking Ahead


September 9Flag Raising
September 13Make up Pictures
September 13Mid-Quarter Reports (Grades 4-12)
September 14Honor Society Induction Rehearsal (3:30 p.m.)
September 15Honor Society Induction (10:20 a.m. Main Auditorium)
September 16-17Varsity Soccer/Volleyball Tournament
September 21Teacher’s Convention (11:30 a.m. dismissal – No Child Care)
September 22-23Teacher’s Convention (No School or Child Care)
September 29Class Meetings (Grades 11 and 12)
October 1Blazer Blast – All Volleyball Teams
October 3Carnival Work Night
October 7Grandparents’ Day
October 15Cross Country State Meet
October 17End of 1st Grading Period
October 17Carnival Work Night
October 19PSAT (Required for Sophomores)
October 20Lower School Conferences (No K4 or K5 classes; Grades 1-6 dismiss at 11:30 a.m. Grades 7-12 full day)
October 21Conferences (No K4 or K5 classes; Grades 1-12 dismiss at 11:30 a.m.)
October 21Senior Carnival (11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)
October 21Report Cards
October 25-28Fall Book Fair
October 27PTF/Band Concert – K4-12th Parents

(7 p.m. – MAC)

October 28Sword Drill Run-offs (Grades 4-6)
October 28-29SCACS Soccer/Volleyball Tournament



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