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, 3/8Thursday, 3/9Friday, 3/10Monday, 3/13Tuesday, 3/14
Warm ham and cheese sandwich, chips, fruitPepperoni  or cheese pizza, salad or yogurtPizza pasta bake, salad, breadstickSouthwest chicken wrap, corn, salad, chips & salsaSalad bar, dessert


Looking Ahead



March 9SCACS Rehearsal – Public Invited (Grades 7-12; 7:00 p.m. Main Auditorium)
March 10-11SCBDA All-State Band Clinic
March 14Lower School Spring Pictures
March 15Upper School Spring Pictures
March 15End of 3rd Grading Period
March 16-17SCACS Upper School Fine Arts Festival
March 20Jr/Sr Dress Recheck
March 20Report Cards
March 23Williamsburg Parent Meeting (Grade 6) (7 p.m. – Collins Auditorium)
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 26Walk-a-thon
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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