HPCS Weekly News – February 27, 2018

Upcoming Events

Re-enrollment Deadline – March 2

Don’t delay! Re-enroll by Friday, March 2, for $175 per student. After March 2, the fee will be $300. Re-enrollment should be completed through RenWeb by entering through the Family Information Tab and selecting “enrollment/re-enrollment.”

Upper School Bible Study

Students in grades 7-12 are invited to attend the Upper School Bible Study on Tuesday mornings, from 7:45-8:15 a.m. in M-202/204. This is open to both girls and guys and will be led by a senior.

SCACS Lower School Fine Arts Festival – March 2

  • This Friday, March 2, is the SCACS Lower School Fine Arts Festival held at Hampton Park. Due to the Festival, there will be no school or child care. Students who are participating in the Festival must be in the care of an adult for the entire day.
  • Lunch tickets may be purchased (cash or check only) in the school office now through Wednesday, February 28, for $4.00 per lunch. Lunch includes pizza, two sides, and a beverage.
  • The dress for the students involved in the SCACS Festival is as follows:
    • Boys – black or navy dress pants, white shirts, and dark dress shoes
    • Girls – black or navy skirts, white tops, and dark dress shoes

Junior-Senior Banquet Dress Check

Junior-Senior Banquet Dress Check is Monday, March 5, and Tuesday, March 6, at 3:15 p.m., with the re-check date on Monday, March 26, at 3:30 p.m. Dress Check will take place in M-202/204.

SCACS Fine Arts Rehearsal – Public Invited

You are invited to attend the SCACS Fine Arts Rehearsal on Thursday, March 8, at 7:00 p.m., in the Main Auditorium. The Upper School students who are involved in SCACS Fine Arts and will be competing in Columbia are required to attend this rehearsal. The SCACS Fine Arts Festival takes place in Columbia on March 15-16.

SCACS Upper School Fine Arts Festival – March 15-16

  • Permission forms for Upper School students attending the SCACS Fine Arts Festival on March 15-16 are on RenWeb under WebForms. The lunch count must be turned in by Thursday, March 8, so students registering after the deadline of March 8 will have to pack a lunch.
  • The schedule of events that will take place on Thursday and Friday is located on the permission form. A running schedule and information sheet will be posted as soon as it is available from SCACS.
  • Transportation information is also located on the permission form. Please note that a student may not drive another student to the Festival. Details about when the buses will depart and return to campus will be posted on the running schedule and information sheet.

Author Visit

Information is going home with Lower School students today about a special author visit on March 14, at 2:00 p.m. Hampton Park parent and author, Katie Cruice Smith, will visit our school for a fun reading of her new book, Why Did You Choose Me? Parents are invited to the Collins Auditorium to attend this special visit. Books orders need to be returned to homeroom teachers by March 9.

Panthers in Action

Upcoming Games

Tuesday, February 27

  • Boys Baseball @ Greenville Tech Brasier 6:00 (Old Greenville Braves Stadium, 840 Mauldin Road, Greenville, SC 29607)

Friday and Saturday, March 2-3

  • Varsity Girls Soccer @ BJU Tournament

Tuesday, March 6

  • Boys Baseball vs. Greenville Homeschool 4:00
  • MS Girls Soccer @ Spartanburg Prep 4:30

Thursday, March 8

  • Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Westgate 4:00

Friday, March 9

  • MS Girls Soccer @ BJA 4:00
  • Varsity Girls Soccer @ Lake Pointe 5:00
  • Boys Baseball vs. Eagle Ridge 4:00

General Information

Important Dates for 2018-2019

First Day of School (Grades 1-12) – August 14

First Day of School (K4/K5) – August 16

Teacher’s Convention – September 27-28

Lunch Menu


Wednesday, 2/28Thursday, 3/1Friday, 3/2Monday, 3/5Tuesday, 3/6
Sliced ham, green beans, hash brown casserole, salad, roll Pepperoni or cheese pizza, salad or yogurtNo School or Child CareChicken tenders, mashed potatoes, buttered carrots, cole slaw, biscuitSmorgasbord Lunch – chicken, burgers, hot dogs, casseroles, sandwiches, wraps and more!


Looking Ahead


March 2SCACS Lower School Fine Arts Festival – No School or Child Care
March 2-3Varsity Girls Soccer Tournament at BJU
March 5Jr/Sr Dress Check
March 5Jr/Sr Banquet Work Night
March 8SCACS Rehearsal – Public Invited – Grades 7-12; 7:00 p.m. Main Auditorium
March 14End of 3rd Grading Period
March 15-16SCACS Upper School Fine Arts Festival
March 19Jr/Sr Banquet Work Night
March 20Spring Pictures
March 20-236th Grade Williamsburg Trip
March 21Report Cards
March 26Jr/Sr Dress Recheck
March 27K5 Graduation Pictures
March 27Band Concert (Grades 5-12)
March 28Senior Graduation Pictures
March 30Easter Vacation – No  School or Child Care
April 2-6Easter Vacation – No School or Child Care
April 9School Resumes
April 10-12AACS Fine Arts Festival
April 13Senior Parent Dinner
April 16-20Achievement Testing (Grades K5-12)
April 18Special Olympics at Furman (Grades 9-12)
April 20Early Dismissal (Grades 1-12 at 11:30 a.m., K4/K5 regular time)
April 20Jr/Sr Banquet
April 24Mid-Quarter Reports (Grades 4-12)
April 26Class Meeting (Grade 10)
April 26Upper School Spring Concert (Grades 7-12; 7:00 p.m. Main Auditorium)
April 27-28SCACS Spring Soccer Tournament
April 30-May 4Library Used Book Sale



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