HPCS Weekly News – April 3, 2018

Upcoming Events

Spring Break Concludes – School Resumes

School will resume on Monday, April 9.

Library Used Book Sale

Throughout 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, new or used, soft and hard backs. All proceeds from the Used Book Sale will help buy more books for our library.

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. Permission forms are on RenWeb under WebForms for the students who will be competing. A schedule and information will be available when it is released from 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.

Spring Concert – April 26, 7:00 p.m.

Join us for the Upper School Spring Concert featuring many of the students who competed at the SCACS Fine Arts Festival and will compete at the AACS National Fine Arts Festival. The concert is Thursday, April 26, at 7:00 p.m., in the Main Auditorium. All school families are invited to attend.

Outdoor Band Concert

The Outdoor Band Concert is scheduled for Wednesday, May 16, beginning at 11:00 a.m., at the Main Building Portico.

Panthers in Action

2018 Summer Sports Camps

Register early for a discount to 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

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

Thursday, April 12

  • MS Girls Soccer vs. Spartanburg Prep 4:30


Saturday, April 14

  • Boys Baseball vs. Anderson Cavs 1:00 (8109 White Horse Road, Greenville, SC 29617)


Monday, April 16

  • MS Girls Soccer @ Langston 4:30
  • Boys Baseball vs. Fountain Inn 4:30 (8109 White Horse Road, Greenville, SC 29617)
  • Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Oconee 5:00


Tuesday, April 17

  • Varsity Girls Soccer @ Westgate 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, 4/11Thursday, 4/12Friday, 4/13Monday, 4/16Tuesday, 4/17
Warm ham and cheese sandwich, potato chips, fruit, tossed salad Sausage or cheese pizza, salad or yogurtCheesy scrambled eggs, bacon, pancakes, fruitPizza pasta bake, tossed salad, Texas toastSalad bar, dessert


Looking Ahead


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 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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