HPCS Weekly News – March 7, 2017

Upcoming Events

SCACS Rehearsal – Thursday, March 9

All parents are invited to attend the SCACS Rehearsal on Thursday, March 9, in the Main Auditorium, and are welcome to come and go throughout the evening. This program is a rehearsal for the competition held in Columbia on March 16-17. Participating students only need to be at school while their ensemble is performing and should wait in the auditorium watching other ensembles until their group’s performance time. Parents, please pick up students in grades 7-8 by 8:00 p.m. Students should come in school dress unless instructed otherwise. The rehearsal schedule is as follows:

  • 6:45 Band arrives
  • 7:00 High School Band performs
  • 7:15 Middle School Band performs
  • 7:30 Middle School Choir and Small Ensembles perform
  • 7:45 High School Choir arrives
  • 7:50 Readers Theater
  • 8:00 High School Choirs & Ensembles perform
  • 8:30 Speech

SCACS Festival for Upper School – March 16-17

  • Permission forms for students attending SCACS on March 16-17 are due by Thursday, March 9. The lunch count must be turned in that day, so students registering after the deadline will have to pack a lunch.
  • The schedule of which events take place on Thursday and Friday is on page two of the Parent Information and Permission Form. This form can be found on RenWeb under Resource Documents. A running schedule will be posted as soon as it is available from SCACS.
  • Upper School students who do not participate at SCACS will NOT have school on March 16-17.
  • Lower School will continue on regular schedule for March 16-17.

Upper School SCACS Music

Original music for students involved in vocal solos, piano solos, and piano duets needs to be brought to the school office by Friday, March 10. Please keep a copy for use at home.

Spring Pictures

Spring pictures will be taken for Lower School students on March 14, and for Upper School students on March 15.

2017 Summer Sports Camps

Registration is open for Hampton Park’s Soccer Camp (June 19-22) and Basketball Camp (July 17-20) for students going into grades 1-12. Forms were sent home and additional forms are located in the school office.

Panthers in Action

Upcoming Games

Friday, March 10

  • Golf vs. Grace 3:30
  • Varsity Girls Soccer vs. BJA 4:15
  • Baseball @ Next Charter 6:00

Monday, March 13

  • Golf vs. Oakwood 4:00

Tuesday, March 14

  • Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Lake Pointe 3:45
  • MS Girls Soccer vs. Spartanburg Prep 5:30

Lunch Menu

Wednesday, 3/8 Thursday, 3/9 Friday, 3/10 Monday, 3/13 Tuesday, 3/14
Warm ham and cheese sandwich, chips, fruit Pepperoni  or cheese pizza, salad or yogurt Pizza pasta bake, salad, breadstick Southwest chicken wrap, corn, salad, chips & salsa Salad bar, dessert


Looking Ahead



March 9 SCACS Rehearsal – Public Invited (Grades 7-12; 7:00 p.m. Main Auditorium)
March 10-11 SCBDA All-State Band Clinic
March 14 Lower School Spring Pictures
March 15 Upper School Spring Pictures
March 15 End of 3rd Grading Period
March 16-17 SCACS Upper School Fine Arts Festival
March 20 Jr/Sr Dress Recheck
March 20 Report Cards
March 23 Williamsburg Parent Meeting (Grade 6) (7 p.m. – Collins Auditorium)
March 27-31 Upper School Achievement Testing
March 28-31 Sixth Grade Trip to Williamsburg
March 30 Jr/Sr Banquet Set Up
March 31 Early Dismissal (Grades 1-12 dismiss at 11:30 a.m.; K4-K5 regular dismissal)
March 31 Jr/Sr Banquet (7:00 p.m.  MAC)
April 3 Class Meetings (Grades 11-12)
April 4-6 AACS Fine Arts Festival
April 3-7 Achievement Testing (Grades K4-6)
April 10-17 Easter Vacation – No School or Child Care
April 18 School Resumes
April 20 Senior Cap and Gown Pictures
April 21 Senior Parent Dinner
April 21 K5 Cap and Gown Pictures
April 24 Class Meeting (Grade 10)
April 25 Mid-quarter Reports (Grades 4-12)
April 26 Walk-a-thon
April 27 Upper School Spring Concert (Grades 7-12)
April 28-29 SCACS Spring Soccer Tournament
May 1 SCACS Golf Tournament
May 1-5 Library Used Book Sale
May 2 Junior Parent Meeting (7:00 p.m.)
May 5-6 SCACS Baseball Tournament
May 8-24 No Cuts (Grades 7-12)
May 10-17 Senior Trip
May 18 Field Day (Grades 4-6)
May 18 Kindergarten Graduation (7:00 p.m. – Main Auditorium)
May 19 Field Day (Grades 1-3)
May 19 Sports Banquet (6:00 p.m. – MAC)
May 19 Last Day of Kindergarten and Child Care
May 22-24 Exams (Grades 9-12) (Grades 1-12 dismiss at 11:30 a.m.)
May 24 Lower School Awards Program (9:15 a.m. – Main Auditorium)

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

May 24 Graduation Rehearsal (11:30-1:30 p.m.)
May 25 Records Day (No School)
May 26 Lower School Report Cards (8:30 a.m.)
May 26 Upper School Awards Program and Report Cards (8:45 a.m.)
May 26 Commencement (7:00 p.m. – Main Auditorium)





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