HPCS Weekly News – February 21, 2017

Upcoming Events

Basketball Camp

Basketball Camp will be held on Monday-Wednesday, February 27-March 1, from 3:15-5:00 p.m. at a cost of $20 per student. The registration deadline is February 24.

Jr/Sr Banquet Dress Check

Junior/Senior dress check will be held on Monday and Tuesday, February 27-28, from 3:15-4:30 p.m. in the Parlor.

Lower School Vocal and Piano Solos for Fine Arts Festival on March 3

Please be reminded that Lower School students who are involved in vocal and piano solos for the Fine Arts Festival on March 3, should bring the original music for their vocal or piano piece to the school office by Friday, February 24. Please keep a copy for practice.

Ci Mobile Robotics – Lower School

Students in grades 4-6, who are interested in joining our Lego Robotics Team, should consider attending the Lower School Ci Mobile Robotics Workshop, on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 7-8, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. in A-201 (the second floor conference room of the MAC). The cost for the workshop is $45 and will be billed to the Smart account. Space is limited to 24, and the registration deadline is Thursday, March 2.

Re-enrollment materials

Don’t forget to enroll by March 3 to receive the $150 re-enrollment rate. Students registered after March 3 will be charged $300. To re-enroll, click on the Family tab, and click on Enrollment/Re-enrollment. After re-enrolling, click on the FACTS tab to set up the FACTS tuition account for next year. You cannot re-enroll on your smart phone or Ipad.

SCACS Fine Arts Festival – March 3

Information will be coming out later in the week on the SCACS schedule for March 3 as well as details for navigating the day. Lunch tickets may be purchased in the school office from Monday, February 29, through Wednesday, March 1, for $4.00 per lunch which includes pizza, two sides, and a beverage. Lower School students involved in the SCACS Festival at Hampton Park on March 3, should plan to wear the following:

  • Boys – black or navy dress pants, white shirts, and dark socks and dress shoes
  • Girls – black or navy skirts, white tops, white tights or leggings, and dark dress shoes

Panthers in Action

Pre-Participation Athletic Forms

Students interested in trying out for a Spring sport should keep in mind that valid Pre-Participation Athletic Forms are required for all students who try out for and play a sport. These forms may be obtained on RenWeb Resource Documents or at the school office.

Spring Sports Try-Outs

Practice/Game schedules will be given out to the team members once the rosters have been determined.

  • MS Girls Soccer practices – Tuesday and Thursday, February 21 and 23, 3:30-5:15 p.m.
  • Varsity Girls Soccer practices – Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, February 21, 23, and 24, 3:30-5:15 p.m.
  • Baseball practices – Thursday and Friday, February 23 and 24, 3:30-5:30 p.m. (8109 White Horse Road, Greenville, SC 29617)
  • Golf practices – Tuesday and Thursday, February 21 and 23, 3:45-5:00 p.m. (Paris Mountain Country Club, 301 Old Rockhouse Road, Greenville, SC 29609)

Lunch Menu

Wednesday, 2/22Thursday, 2/23Friday, 2/24Monday, 2/27Tuesday, 2/28
Oven fried chicken, green beans, macaroni & cheese, biscuitBacon or cheese pizza, salad or yogurtSliced ham, green beans, hash brown casserole, rollChicken tenders, mashed potatoes and gravy, buttered carrots, biscuitChipotle bar, rice or tortilla, beef or chicken


Looking Ahead



February 21-23CI Mobile Robotics (Grades 7-12)
February 27-28Jr/Sr Dress Check
February 27 – March 1Lower School Basketball Camp (Grades 3-6)
March 3SCACS Lower School Fine Arts Festival – No School or Child Care
March 7-8CI Mobile Robotics (Grades 4-6)
March 9SCACS Rehearsal – Public Invited

(Grades 7-12; 7:00 p.m. Main Auditorium)

March 10-11SCBDA All-State Band Clinic
March 15End of 3rd Grading Period
March 16-17SCACS Upper School Fine Arts Festival
March 20Jr/Sr Dress Recheck
March 20Report Cards
March 23Lower School Spring Pictures
March 24Upper School Spring Pictures
March 27-31Upper School Achievement Testing
March 28-31Sixth Grade Trip to Williamsburg
March 30Jr/Sr Banquet Set Up
March 31Early Dismissal

(Grades 1-12 dismiss at 11:30 a.m.; K4-K5 regular dismissal)

March 31Jr/Sr Banquet

(7:00 p.m.  MAC)

April 3Class Meetings (Grades 11-12)
April 4-6AACS Fine Arts Festival
April 3-7Achievement Testing (Grades K4-6)
April 10-17Easter Vacation – No School or Child Care
April 18School Resumes
April 20Senior Cap and Gown Pictures
April 21Senior Parent Dinner
April 21K5 Cap and Gown Pictures
April 24Class Meeting (Grade 10)
April 25Mid-quarter Reports (Grades 4-12)
April 27Upper School Spring Concert (Grades 7-12)
April 28-29SCACS Spring Soccer Tournament
May 1SCACS Golf Tournament
May 1-5Library Used Book Sale
May 2Junior Parent Meeting (7:00 p.m.)
May 5-6SCACS Baseball Tournament
May 8-24No Cuts (Grades 7-12)
May 10-17Senior Trip
May 18Field Day (Grades 4-6)
May 18Kindergarten Graduation

(7:00 p.m. – Main Auditorium)

May 19Field Day (Grades 1-3)
May 19Sports Banquet

(6:00 p.m. – MAC)

May 19Last Day of Kindergarten and Child Care
May 22-24Exams (Grades 9-12)

(Grades 1-12 dismiss at 11:30 a.m.)

May 24Lower School Awards Program

(9:15 a.m. – Main Auditorium)

(Grades 1-12 dismiss at 11:00 a.m.)

May 24Graduation Rehearsal (11:30-1:30 p.m.)
May 25Records Day (No School)
May 26Lower School Report Cards (8:30 a.m.)
May 26Upper School Awards Program and Report Cards (8:45 a.m.)
May 26Commencement

(7:00 p.m. – Main Auditorium)





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