HPCS Weekly News – February 5, 2019

Upcoming Events

Re-enrollment for 2019-2020

Early-bird online re-enrollment is now through March 2.

American Heritage Day Program and Lunch – February 7

The American Heritage Day Program and Lunch will take place on Thursday, February 7. The Program begins at 10:20 a.m. in the Main Auditorium and the Lunch will follow in the MAC (A Building). The lunch menu includes a BBQ pork sandwich, potato chips, baked beans, coleslaw, apple or cherry pie, and a pepsi. Online lunch reservations are required by Wednesday, February 6, (that’s tomorrow!) as follows:

  • Go to ParentsWeb
  • Click on “Student”
  • Click on “Lunch”
  • Click on pulldown menu for Date and choose 2/7/2019
  • Click on “+Create Web Order”
  • Enter quantity
  • When order is complete, click on “Order Items”
  • When student and/or guests attend the lunch, the Food Service workers will confirm the reservation.

The Dining Schedule is as follows:

  • K4/K5 10:55
  • 1st 11:00
  • 2nd 11:10
  • 3rd 11:20
  • 4th 12:00
  • 5th 12:10
  • 6th 12:30
  • 7th-12th 12:50

Lower School Basketball Camp

The seniors on the Varsity Basketball teams will be hosting a basketball camp for students in grades 3-6 on February 19-21. The camp will be held in the gym from 3:15-5:00 p.m. To sign up, return the basketball camp form to your child’s teacher by Friday, February 15, and include the $20 (cash or check). The camp includes a pizza party on Thursday and refreshments on the other days.

SCACS Elementary Fine Arts Festival – March 1

Lower School students involved in the SCACS Festival at Hampton Park on March 1 may want to prepare ahead for the required dress:

  • Boys – black or navy pants, white shirts, and dark dress shoes
  • Girls – black or navy skirts, white shirt or blouse, and dark shoes

SCACS Fine Arts Rehearsal – Public Invited

You are invited to attend the SCACS Fine Arts Rehearsal on Thursday, March 7, 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 14-15.

Panthers in Action

Upcoming Basketball Games

Varsity Teams playoff games are yet to be determined.

Tuesday, February 5

  • MS Girls @ St. Mary’s 4:00 (101 Hampton Avenue, Greenville, SC 29601)


Spring Sports Tryouts

Be watching for details about our Baseball, Golf, and MS and Varsity Girls Soccer. Students who plan to try out for these sports must have Pre-Participation Athletic Forms Part 1 and 2 on file in the office. Forms are on RenWeb under Resource Documents or in the school office.

Save the Date – Be watching for details

HP Summer Soccer Camp – June 17-20

HP Summer Basketball Camp – July 15-18


General Information

2018 Child Care Statement

If you are need a copy of your 2018 Child Care Statement for tax purposes, parents may print a payment summary. While in FACTS, choose “view payment summary,” select the year, and print from the icon at the top right of the screen. The printed transaction detail will include the HP logo, address and tax ID number.

Boxtops for Education

Boxtops for Education are collected throughout the school year and may be turned in to your child’s teacher at any time.

2019-2020 Important Date

First Day of School – August 13

Lunch Menu


Wednesday, 2/6Thursday, 2/7Friday, 2/8Monday, 2/11Tuesday, 2/12


Turkey or ham wrap, pretzels, grapes, dill pickle

American Heritage Day Lunch-

BBQ pork sandwich, chips, baked beans, coleslaw, apple or cherry pie, pepsi

Bacon or cheese pizza, salad or yogurtChicken sandwich, French fries or tots, salad, fruitTaco bar, dessert


Looking Ahead


February 7American Heritage Day Program and Lunch (Grades K4-12)

(Program in Main Auditorium at 10:20 a.m. and Lunch to follow in the MAC)

February 7-8CMSC Basketball Tournament
February 12Mid-Quarter Reports (Grades 4-12)
February 12Jr-Sr Banquet Work Night
February 15-16SCACS Basketball Tournament
February 18Presidents’ Day – No School or Child Care
February 19-21Lower School Basketball Camp (Grades 3-6)
March 1SCACS Elementary Fine Arts Festival
March 4Jr-Sr Banquet Work Night
March 4-5Jr-Sr Banquet Dress Check
March 7SCACS Upper School Dress Rehearsal – Public Invited

(Grades 7-12; 7:00-9:00 p.m. Main Auditorium)

March 13End of 3rd Grading Period
March 14-15SCACS High School Fine Arts Festival
March 18Spring Pictures
March 18Jr-Sr Banquet Work Night
March 198th Grade Parent Meeting (7:00 p.m.)
March 19-226th Grade Field Trip to Creation Museum/Ark
March 20Report Cards
March 25Jr-Sr Dress Recheck
March 29Senior Parent Dinner
April 1-5Achievement Testing (Grades K5-12)
April 5Early Dismissal (Grades 1-12 at 11:30 a.m.; K4/K5 regular time)
April 5Jr-Sr Banquet (7:00 p.m. MAC)
April 3-12No Cuts (Grades 7-12)
April 9-11AACS Fine Arts Festival
April 11-16Upper School Band Trip
April 15-22Easter Vacation
April 23School Resumes
April 24Mid-Quarter Reports (Grades 4-12)
April 25Class Meeting (Grade 10)
April 25Band Concert (Grades 5-12)
April 26-27SCACS Spring Soccer Tournament
April 29SCACS Golf Tournament
April 30Junior Parent Meeting (7:00 p.m.)
May 2Upper School Spring Concert (Grades 7-12)
May 3-4SCACS Baseball Tournament
May 6-10Library Used Book Sale
May 6-22No Cuts (Grades 7-12)
May 8-14Senior Trip
May 15Senior Skip Day
May 16Field Day (Grades 4-6)
May 16Kindergarten Graduation (7:00 p.m. Main Auditorium)
May 17Field Day (Grades 1-3)
May 17Last Day of Kindergarten
May 17Final Day of Child Care
May 17Sports Banquet (6:00 p.m. MAC)
May 20Field Day Rain Date (Grades 4-6)
May 21Field Day Rain Date (Grades 1-3)
May 20-21Early Dismissal (Grades 1-12 dismiss at 11:30 a.m.)
May 20-22Exams (Grades 9-12)
May 22Lower School Awards Program (9:45 a.m. Main Auditorium)

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

May 23Records Day – No School
May 24Lower School Report Cards (8:30 a.m.)
May 24Upper School Awards Program and Report Cards (8:45 a.m.)
May 24Graduation Rehearsal (10:00 a.m.)
May 24Commencement (7:00 p.m. Main Auditorium)


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