HPCS Weekly News – March 27, 2018

Upcoming Events

Library Used Book Sale

During the month of April, we will be collecting books for the Library Used Book Sale. Lower School classes will be competing to see which class brings in the most books. We are collecting books for all ages, soft and hard backs, new or used. All proceeds from the Used Book Sale will help buy more books for our library.

Lost and Found

This Thursday, March 29, is the last day to look through the current Lost and Found items. Small and valuable lost and found items like glasses, jewelry, and keys are now displayed in the Main Office lobby area. Items not claimed will be donated.

Spring Break

Spring Break is Friday, March 30, through Friday, April 6. There will be no school or child care on these days.

AACS – National Fine Arts Competition at Bob Jones University

High School students who received first place at SCACS will be competing at the AACS Fine Arts Competition at Bob Jones University on April 10-12. Information and permission forms will be available soon for those who will be attending AACS.

Achievement Testing

Achievement Testing for K5-12 is scheduled for April 16-20.

Greenville Special Olympics – Wednesday, April 18

Students in grades 9-12 will be serving our community at the Greenville Special Olympics at the Track and Field events at Furman University on Wednesday, April 18. More information and permission forms will be available as the date approaches.

Early Dismissal – Friday, April 20

All classes will dismiss at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, April 20. Hourly child care will be available until 5:30 p.m. Students staying for child care must bring their own lunches and microwaves will not be available.

Used Uniform Sale

The Lost and Found Uniform Sale will be held in the Reference Room (M-118) at the times listed below. Mark your calendar to drop by and shop – every item is $1!

  • Monday, April 23, 2:30-4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, April 24, 8:30-9:15 a.m.
  • Tuesday, April 24, 2:30-4:00 p.m.

Outdoor Band Concert

The Outdoor Band Concert is scheduled for Wednesday, May 16, beginning at 11:00 a.m., at the Main Building Portico. More details will be available as the concert approaches. Save the date!

Panthers in Action

2018 Summer Sports Camps

Registration is open for Hampton Park’s Soccer Camp (June 18-21) and Basketball Camp (July 16-19) for students going into grades 1-12. Register online using the following links:

Upcoming Games

Tuesday, March 27

  • Boys Baseball vs. Greenville Homeschool 4:00 (8109 White Horse Road, Greenville, SC 29617)
  • Varsity Girls Soccer @ Oakwood 4:30 (304 Pearman Dairy Road, Anderson, SC 29625)

Thursday, March 29

  • MS Girls Soccer vs. Langston 4:00
  • Varsity Girls Soccer @ BJA 4:00 (1700 Wade Hampton Blvd, Greenville, SC 29614)
  • Boys Baseball vs. Fountain Inn 4:00

Monday, April 9

  • Boys Baseball @ Shannon Forest 4:30 – Double-header (829 Garlington Road, Greenville, SC 29615)


Tuesday, April 10

  • MS Girls Soccer vs. LEAD Charter 4:00

General Information


To re-enroll, please go to RenWeb under the Family Information Tab and select “enrollment/re-enrollment.”

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, 3/28Thursday, 3/29Friday, 3/30Monday, 4/9Tuesday, 4/10
Sloppy joes, baked beans, potato chips, cole slaw Bacon or cheese pizza, salad or yogurtNo School or        Child CareChicken parmesan wraps, salad, breadstickHot dog bar, toppings, French fries, salad, dessert


Looking Ahead


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
May 1Junior Parent Meeting (7:00 p.m.)
May 4-5SCACS Baseball Tournament
May 6-12Senior Trip
May 7-25No Cuts (Grades 7-12)
May 16Outdoor Band Concert (11:00 a.m.)
May 17Field Day (Grades 4-6)
May 17Kindergarten Graduation (7:00 p.m.; Main Auditorium)
May 18Field Day (Grades 1-3)
May 18Last Day of Kindergarten
May 18Last Day of Child Care
May 21Field Day Rain Date (Grades 4-6)
May 22Field Day Rain Date (Grades 1-3)
May 21-22Exams (Grades 9-12)

Early Dismissal (Grades 1-12 dismiss at 11:30 a.m.)

May 23Lower School Awards Program

(9:15 a.m. Main Auditorium)

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

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



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