HPCS Weekly News – April 24, 2018

Upcoming Events

Library Used Book Sale

Keep sending in your books for the Library Used Book Sale! The sale will be held in the Library on May 7-11.


Spring Concert – Thursday, April 26, 7:00 p.m.

Please join us for the Upper School Spring Concert featuring many of the students in grades 7-12 who competed at the SCACS Fine Arts Festival and the AACS National Fine Arts Festival. Additionally, art by students who competed will be on display in the lobby. The concert is Thursday, April 26, at 7:00 p.m., in the Main Auditorium. All school families are invited to attend.

Drama Auditions

Drama Auditions will take place on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 8-9, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. in the Collins Auditorium. Students in grades 8-11 who are interested in speaking parts or working on the stage crew should plan to attend one of the auditions. Students may drop by anytime between 3:30 and 5:30 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. The concert will begin with the 5th and 6th grade bands and at noon will be followed by the Junior High and High School bands. Feel free to bring your lunch and a blanket or lawn chair.


Sports Banquet

If your child participated in a sport in the 2017-2018 school year, please mark your calendar for Friday, May 18, to attend the Sports Banquet. Details will be coming out soon!


Panthers in Action

Sports Interest/Tryouts

Students who are interested in trying out for the following sports must have current Pre-Participation Athletic Forms on file in the office. The blank forms are on RenWeb under Resource Documents and additional forms are in the office.

  • The Cross Country Interest Meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 2, from 3:30-4:00 p.m., in M-209, for students in grades 5-11 and their parents who would like to learn more about Cross Country.
  • JV/Varsity Girls Volleyball Spring Training will be held on May 7, 8, 10, and 11, from 3:20-5:15 p.m., for girls in grades 8-11 who are interested in trying out for volleyball.
  • Cross Country Tryouts will be held on Monday, May 14, through Thursday, May 17, from 3:30-4:15 p.m., for students in grades 5-11 who are interested in cross country. Students only need to attend one day in order to tryout for the sport.
  • MS Girls Volleyball Tryouts for grades 5-7 will be held Tuesday through Thursday, May 15-17, from 3:30-5:00 p.m., in the gym.

2018 Summer Sports Camps

Register by May 20 to receive a discount to Hampton Park’s Soccer Camp (June 18-21) and Basketball Camp (July 16-19) for students going into grades 1-12.

Upcoming Games


Friday, April 27

  • Varsity Girls Soccer @ SCACS Tournament – 3:00 or 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 28

  • Varsity Girls Soccer @ SCACS Tournament – 10:30 a.m. or 12:00 noon
  • Boys Baseball vs. Anderson Cavs 1:00

Monday, April 30

  • Boys Baseball vs. Eagle Ridge 4:30


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, 4/25Thursday, 4/26Friday, 4/27Monday, 4/30Tuesday, 5/1
Macaroni & cheese, chicken drumstick, green beans, biscuit Bacon or cheese pizza, salad or yogurtChicken enchilada, Spanish rice, tortilla chips & salsa, saladGrilled cheese sandwich, tomato soup, salad, lemonadeLoaded nacho bar


Looking Ahead


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
May 1Junior Parent Meeting (7:00 p.m.)
May 4-5SCACS Baseball Tournament
May 6-12Senior Trip
May 7-11Library Used Book Sale
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 18Sports Banquet (7:00 p.m.; MAC)
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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