HPCS Weekly News – October 10, 2017

Upcoming Events


Lower School students will dismiss at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday and Friday, October 19-20, for parent/teacher conferences. There will be no school for K4/K5. Upper School students will have a regular schedule on October 19, and will dismiss at 11:30 a.m. on October 20. Child care will be available at 11:30 a.m. for students in grades 1-6.

Senior Carnival

Senior Carnival is Friday, October 20, from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Lower school students will need to have adult supervision at the Carnival, or they may stay for late stay and be charged accordingly. Details and ticket information was sent home today.

College Meeting (Grades 9-12) – October 24

Students in grades 9-12 and their parents are invited to attend the College Meeting on Tuesday, October 24, at 7:00 p.m. in M-202/204. Attend the meeting for answers to all of your college questions. Please RSVP to Miss Shoemake (laurashoemake@hamptonpark.org) if you plan to attend.

Bob Jones Festival

The Bob Jones Festival (BJ Fest) will be held October 31 – November 2 for Upper School students competing in various fine arts categories. Permission Forms will be on RenWeb soon.

Lower School Soccer Camp

Lower School Soccer Camp will be held on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, November 6, 8, and 9. Students in grades 3-6 will receive details later in October.

Panthers in Action

Upcoming Games

  • Tuesday, October 10
    • JV Volleyball vs. Oakwood – 4:00
    • Varsity Boys Soccer vs. Oakwood – 4:00
    • Varsity Volleyball vs. Oakwood – 5:00
    • MS Boys Soccer vs. BJA – 5:45
      • This is a quarterfinal game. If we win, we will play again on Thursday, October 12.
    • Friday, October 13
      • JV Volleyball @ Lake Pointe – 5:00
        • Location – Lake Wylie Christian Assembly, 5766 Charlotte Hwy, Lake Wylie, SC 29170
      • Varsity Boys Soccer @ Lake Pointe – 5:00
        • Location – New Centre Park, 501 Memorial Drive, Clover, SC
      • Varsity Volleyball @ Lake Pointe – 5:00
        • Location – Lake Wylie Christian Assembly, 5766 Charlotte Hwy, Lake Wylie, SC 29170
      • Saturday, October 14
        • Cross Country @ Walnut Grove – State Meet – 2:00
      • Tuesday, October 17
        • JV Volleyball @ BJA 5:00
        • Varsity Volleyball @ BJA 6:00
        • Varsity Boys Soccer @ BJA 7:00

Basketball Try-Outs

Students in Grades 6-12 who are interested in trying out for a basketball team must have current Pre-Participation Athletic Forms Part 1 and 2 on file in the office. The forms are located in the office and on RenWeb under Resource Documents. Try-outs for all basketball teams will take place the week of October 30-November 3.

General Information

Lost and Found

Please plan to drop by the Lost and Found, search through the piles, and claim your belongings. Lost and Found is located in the MAC (A Building) behind the door to the left of the fireplace. The last day to look through these Lost and Found items will be Friday, October 27. Items will be donated to charity on Monday, October 30.

Ingles Tools for School

If you have not already done so, please link your Ingles card to Hampton Park by going to www.ingles-markets.come, click on the TFS icon, and choose “sign up online now.” Select our school and enter your 12-digit card number. Your Ingles card must be re-linked to Hampton Park each school year.

Boxtops for Education

November is our first deadline for submitting boxtops. Send in your boxtops and help us beat our biggest year ever of $3,000 earned!

Lunch Menu


Wednesday, 10/11Thursday, 10/12Friday, 10/13Monday, 10/16Tuesday, 10/17
Chicken fettuccine alfredo, salad, breadstickBacon and cheese pizza, salad or yogurtTaco lasagna, cornbread, tortilla chips & salsa, carrots with ranch dressingWarm turkey or ham and provolone on pretzel roll, chips, broccoli saladLoaded nacho bar, Jell-o salad, rice crispy treat


Looking Ahead


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 (Grades 4-6)
October 27-28SCACS Soccer/Volleyball Tournament
October 31-November 2Bob Jones Festival
November 6, 8, 9Soccer Camp (Grades 3-6)
November 7Election Day – No School or Child Care
November 9Veterans Day Program (10:20 a.m. – Main Auditorium)
November 10Soccer Camp – Rain Date
November 16Lower School Speech Run-offs
November 16Upper School Spelling Bee Testing
November 17Lower School Thanksgiving Program (10:00 a.m. – Main Auditorium)
November 17Thanksgiving Lunch
November 17-18Providence Basketball Tournament
November 20Mid-Quarter Reports (Grades 4-12)
November 21Spelling Bees (Grades 2-3 – 9:00 a.m.; Grades 4-6 – 1:30 p.m.)
November 22-24Thanksgiving Break – No School or Child Care
November 30Lower School Voice Run-offs (Grades 4-6)
December 7-9Drama Production
December 11-20Upper School NO CUTS
December 12Upper School Speech Run-offs
December 12Christmas Program (Grades 3-6; 7:00 p.m. – Main Auditorium)
December 14Upper School Christmas Program (7:00 p.m. – Main Auditorium)
December 18-20Exams (Grades 7-12)
December 18-19K4-12 Dismiss at 11:30 a.m.
December 19Christmas Program (Grades K4-2; 7:00 p.m. – Main Auditorium)
December 20Christmas Vacation Begins (Grades K4-12 dismiss at 11:00 a.m. – No Child Care)



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