HPCS Weekly News – August 29, 2017

Upcoming Events

Lunch Menu Change – TOMORROW IS PIZZA DAY!

The lunchroom will be switching the Wednesday, August 30, and Thursday, August 31, lunches.  Wednesday, August 30, will be pizza day and the menu will be cheese or bacon pizza, yogurt or salad. On Thursday, August 31, the menu will be corndogs, tater tots, fruit and side salad.

Varsity vs. Faculty/Staff

Please join us for the Varsity vs. Faculty/Staff games. The varsity soccer game will take place at 3:45 p.m. on Thursday, August 31, and the varsity volleyball game will be in the gym at 3:45 p.m. on Friday, September 1. These games should be very entertaining!

Chess Club

It’s not too late for your child to sign up for our new after school Chess Club. Interested students in grades 1-12 should email Michelle Schley at mlschley@gmail.com by this Friday, September 1. The first club meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 13, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. (note the time change) in the Science Lab (M120). Students who join Chess Club will be charged a $20 club fee through FACTS to help cover supplies.

Labor Day – Monday, September 4

There will be no school or child care on Monday, September 4, in observance of Labor Day.

Panthers in Action

Upcoming Games

  • Tuesday, August 29
    • MS Volleyball vs. Hurricanes – 4:00
    • Varsity Boys Soccer vs. Oconee – 4:30
    • JV Volleyball vs. Hurricanes – 5:00
    • Varsity Volleyball vs. Hurricanes – 6:00
  • Thursday, August 31
    • Varsity Boys Soccer vs. Faculty/Staff – 3:45
  • Friday, September 1
    • Varsity Volleyball vs. Faculty/Staff -3:45
  • Saturday, September 2
    • Cross Country @ Eyeopener at Milliken – Girls run at 10:00 a.m., Boys run at 10:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, September 5
    • Middle School Boys Soccer @ Spartanburg Day – 4:00
    • Varsity Boys Soccer vs. Greenville Classical – 4:00
    • Middle School Volleyball @ Prince of Peace – 4:30

Fall Tennis Team

Greenville Junior Team Tennis and Green Valley are once again partnering together to provide tennis team opportunity to Hampton Park Christian School. Students ages 6-18 may participate in the program. If interested, use this link to register or to get more information or call Nathalie Arnold at 864.325.9588. The team number needed for registering for Hampton Park tennis for U12 is 7041334324 and for U18 is 7041334327. There is a team up event scheduled at Green Valley, which is where Hampton Park students will be playing, on September 10, so interested students will want to register soon.

General Announcements

DSS Form 2900

All students in grades K4-6 must have DSS Form 2900 filled out and on-file at the school. You may obtain the form in the school office and on RenWeb under Resource Documents. If you have not yet done so, please fill out your child’s form and turn it in to his teacher immediately.

Late Stay Information

Until the renovation is complete, Late Stay will relocate to the Collins Auditorium in the case of inclement weather conditions (heat, rain, thunder). Parents should go to the door facing the playground between the Collins Building and Brown Building to check out their child.

Tuesday Moms

If you are interested in volunteering on Tuesdays to help our teachers with various school projects, please contact the school office with questions or for more details.

Support our School

Boxtops for Education, Amazon, Ingles, Publix, and Lowe’s Food are all resources for our school to receive cash rewards. Visit our website to help Support our School.

Lunch Menu

Wednesday, 8/30Thursday, 8/31Friday, 9/1Monday, 9/4Tuesday, 9/5
Bacon or cheese pizza, salad or yogurtCorn dogs, tater tots, fruit, side saladGrilled cheese sandwich, tomato soup, fruitLabor Day – no school or child careHamburger, potato salad or chips, fruit, chocolate chip cookie


Looking Ahead


August 29-September 1Connection Week (Upper School)
September 4Labor Day – No School or Child Care
September 11Flag Raising
September 14Mid-Quarter Reports (Grades 4-12)
September 14Class Meetings (Grades 11-12)
September 14-15Senior Character Shots
September 15-16Soccer/Volleyball Tournament
September 19Make-up Picture Day
September 21Honor Society Induction (10:15 a.m. – Main Auditorium)
September 23Senior Pictures
September 28-29Teacher’s Convention – No School or Child Care
October 4-5Fall Used Book Sale
October 11PSAT (Required for Sophomores)
October 14SCACS Cross Country State Meet
October 18End of 1st Grading Period
October 19Lower School Conferences (No K4 or K5 classes; Grades 1-6 dismiss at 11:30 a.m. Grades 7-12 full day)
October 20Conferences (No K4 or K5 classes; Grades 1-12 dismiss at 11:30 a.m.)
October 20Senior Carnival (11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)
October 24Report Cards
October 24College Meeting for parents of Students in Grades 9-12
October 27Sword Drill Run-offs (Grades 4-6)
October 27-28SCACS Soccer/Volleyball Tournament
October 31-November 2Bob Jones Festival



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